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856 Grand Ave, San Diego, CA 92109-3906
+1 858-274-9764
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good26%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“pancakes” (12 reviews)
“great service” (8 reviews)
“pacific beach” (4 reviews)
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856 Grand Ave, San Diego, CA 92109-3906
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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

The first place I ate when I came to America and got a turkey sandwich, this was my first experience of american dining and to my surprise the portions were huge! Great value for what you get, I came back here a few times since...More

Thank Ashley H
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Best hangout after the bars. Breakfast is also sooo yummy. Nice remodeled restaurant. Great servers!!!! Unlimited coffee for 3$. So much Better than Denny's.

Thank Maria S
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We decided to come here since IHOP was familiar. We were very happy with the service. We have 2 young children and they were helpful with the kids, they brought kids menus, offered high chairs or boosters, and brought extra napkins in case the kids...More

Thank Carl G
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We ate here 3 times while we were staying close by. The food was lovely and reasonably priced. We always got a table straight away and the service was good.

Thank Katie G
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

It was an amazing breakfast 🍳 with a family, it was quite busy but waiting time was less than 10 minutes. Omelet Spanish with mashrom was amazing. Our waitress was Whitney , she was very lovely and helpful. Omelet prices is around 12 💵.

Thank Rakan D
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for an early dinner. Very clean and tidy. Only two blocks from the beach! Great service by John! The Double BLT was EXCELLENT!!!!!

Thank George S
Reviewed 24 June 2017

An IHOP is an IHOP to a large degree, though this IHOP is a step ahead of other IHOPs visited over the years. It is a bit brighter, a bit cleaner, and a bit newer than other IHOPs. If one were to rate this IHOP...More

Thank myrevue
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

IHOP is not usually viewed as a great restaurant, and is usually more of a truck stop, which I agree with. IHOP is not a fancy or fantastic restaurant, but this IHOP had excellent service and the food certainly hit the spot! Best IHOP I've...More

Thank Taryn T
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We were awoken by our baby daughter in the wee hours of dawn and decided to treat her to her first pancake breakfast at IHOP. We were greeted by a most cheerful and friendly Latina lady who just made our bleary morning so bright and...More

Thank Mihir_tx
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Good service and food,as you find in Ihops. Was no wait but enough traffic to keep the cook busy. French Vanilla hot cholocate so wanted to try!

Thank Dale M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 856 Grand Ave, San Diego, CA 92109-3906
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Pacific Beach
  • Neighbourhood: Pacific Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 858-274-9764
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