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Juniper and Ivy

2228 Kettner Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101-1739
+1 619-269-9036
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“deviled eggs” (64 reviews)
“foie gras” (33 reviews)
“carne cruda” (21 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€€€
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LOCATION
2228 Kettner Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101-1739
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1 - 10 of 684 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Was somewhat a special place. We asked for outdoor seating as indoor it was super doisy and we needed to discuss. But outdoor seating was exposed to train as well as airport noise. So not adviced as long as inside places are available. The card...More

Thank matwen2016
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Despite a little skepticism about the fame surrounding the chef we decided to try juniper and ivy. OMG it was delicious! Every dish was a wonderful surprise. Make sure to come very hungry so you can try as many dishes as possible. We will definitely...More

Thank lyssiebeth
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here is outstanding and one of our best meals over the past several months. It is truly innovative with novel combinations offer great flavors, e.g.., pork sausage with green curry sauce. The place is popular so do make a reservation. We enjoyed ordering...More

1  Thank Bondsammax
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have visited Richard Blais' Crack Shack in Costa Mesa and saw him at a cooking demonstration right after he opened Juniper and Ivy so we were intrigued as how it would meet the hype. We are believers! Every dish we had was delicious, excellently...More

1  Thank RAINBOW1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the "gift from the chef" (deviled eggs on meringue) to the last bite of the strawberry-rhubarb cake, everything was best-of-class delicious. We tried a number of small dishes and loved them all. If you enjoy seeing a well trained and serious team of cooks,...More

2  Thank Professor95
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We took our family of 5 on a recent vacation. We are fans of Richard from Top Chef and went it with super high expectations. Let me just say, they delivered at every turn. The place is very, very cool. The seating was unique and...More

Thank housermania
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

We went here for our anniversary and got a smattering of interesting dishes. Although everything was great, the biscuit was just amazing (we ended up ordering 3 more....). The staff was fantastic and they even brought us bubbly and a special dessert for our anniversary....More

Thank LynnieD1996
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

The meal was strange. I could see what was being tried new twist on classic but the freeze dried deviled eggs was too much for me. The pepper dish of jalapeños was hot. I know this place works for some people but it was too...More

Thank ftayl003
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Visited with friends that have been here many times. The menu's for both food and cocktails were vast. They were also super accommodating with my wife who is gluten-free. If you're looking for a fun atmosphere with friends or even a date, check it out....More

Thank bcp35
Reviewed 30 May 2018

I had the wagyu beef and it was just amazing, a friend ask for the duck and he was really happy with it

Thank Jackordaz
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loretta e
23 January 2018|
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Response from aaardvark | Reviewed this property |
When I've gone early and left early I have been able to have conversations with my dinner partners until the restaurant filled up. But it is a large room with high ceilings and an energetic crowd. Near the bar, especially... More
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pam l
28 September 2017|
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Response from Cecilia L | Reviewed this property |
Yes !!!! They have valet parking.
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Fernando C
24 July 2017|
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Response from Cecilia L | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely casual !!! It's a nice and relaxed place.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 22:00
Monday
16:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2228 Kettner Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101-1739
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-269-9036
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