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Blue Point Coastal Cuisine

€€€€American, Seafood,
565 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6913
+1 619-233-6623
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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17:00 - 23:00 Hours
American, Seafood, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
565 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6913
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This Bar/Restaurant is a gem. Happy hour is the best at the bar. We stayed for a month in San Diego and Blue Point Coastal Cuisine became our favorite go to place at least twice a week. The bartenders were very personable, John, Alex, George,...More

Thank Suzanne0888
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We hadn't visited this restaurant in quite a while, but the food and service were every bit as good as we remembered it. Our waiters were extremely attentive and very personable. In fact, when we left, one went out to the street to flag down...More

Thank bsimosd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perfect location with great outdoor seating - while the service was a little slow for a weeknight, the server was excellent and brought us a nice sample of their tuna appetizer, which was a very thoughtful gesture. Great local beer selection and the food was...More

Thank JCCinNC
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

We had a good meal last visit here, but this dinner was amazing for several reasons. Marc was the kind of waiter you need after a long day. Last visit we had Ryan and both of these waiters are exceptional because they listen and then...More

Thank Donna c
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Our group of 5 people ordered different entrees including salmon, bass, duck and lobster, which we all thoroughly enjoyed. The waiter was very helpful in steering one guest away from one version of tuna to a different tuna preparation. I loved my appetizer of sesame-crusted...More

Thank kma5000
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Great place to see and be seen in downtown San Diego on a Saturday night. We enjoyed the ambiance, great service, and fresh seafood. My Maine lobster tail was stuffed with crabmeat and Gluten-free. My wife enjoyed the cioppino. Very nice experience.

Reviewed 6 March 2018

We've been to Blue Point many times before, and it was the place my wife suggested for her 64th birthday. The food is always fresh and delicious, the wine list is good, the ambiance is comfortable and it's quiet enough to talk with your friends...More

Thank mtjtkd
Reviewed 6 March 2018

A bit pricey-but the quality was there. Excellent oysters, crab cakes, squash blossoms, ravioli... Attentive and pleasant servers work well together. Lovely atmosphere.

Thank Charles A
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Last night was our 2nd visit to Blue Point Coastal and once again, it was excellent! The staff was so attentive and friendly and they all worked so well together to ensure a superior dining experience. Kudos to the management! The scallops and lobster rissoto...More

Thank Teresa B
Reviewed 24 February 2018

Attractive restaurant that was recommended at our hotel for "good seafood." Fish and scallops not as tender as would have expected. We were there when multiple patrons were seated just after us, so maybe another time would be a different experience.

Thank bartina
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 565 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6913
    (Market St.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-233-6623
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Blue Point is a 1940s style New York supper club featuring great martinis, the freshest seafood and prime aged beef. The dining room is lined with cherry wood and Frank Sinatra's music is common overhead.
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