Eddie V's - San Diego
Eddie V's - San Diego

Eddie V's - San Diego

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Website: http://www.eddiev.com/
  • Phone: 6196150281
  • Hours of Operation:
    Daily Hours: Sunday - Thursday: 4pm - 11:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 4pm - 12am
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Steak, Seafood
  • Executive Chef: Brian Moran
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Entertainment, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Wine
  • Entertainment: Relax in our V Lounge where you can enjoy live music every night of the week. It's the perfect place to meet your friends and make new ones.

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Kettner Blvd
  • Parking: Valet
A word from Eddie V's - San Diego
Join us at Eddie V's - San Diego; and let the comfortably sophisticated environment, sparkling atmosphere, and sounds of live jazz that fill the air set the tone for an exceptional dining experience. Choose from a varied selection of the finest seafood available, or indulge in our critically…… acclaimed prime center cut steaks, aged 28 days and broiled to perfection. Compliment your meal with a selection from our wine menu, an award-wining list of more than 200 wines curated by our Master Sommelier. If a more relaxed experience is desired, visit our V Lounge where you can sip classic and creative cocktails, and enjoy signature appetizers against a backdrop of soulful jazz and seductive lighting. Whatever the occasion, from a quiet weeknight dinner to a special private event, let us handle every detail. We'll do the work. You bask in the glory.
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  • Diners' Choice WinnerBest Overall
  • Diners' Choice WinnerBest Food
  • Diners' Choice WinnerBest Service
Eddie V's - San Diego reviews from OpenTable diners
316 reviews since June 2, 2014
Overall Rating4.7
  • Food4.7
    Service4.7
  • Ambiance4.6
    Noise LevelModerate
97% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
special occasion (243)romantic (181)fit for foodies (158)notable wine list (133)good for groups (80)vibrant bar scene (70)neighborhood gem (54)hot spot (53)late-night find (35)great for outdoor dining (21)kid-friendly (15)great for lunch (12)great for brunch (11)scenic view (8)Show More
  • tracey
    Dined on 9/27/2014
    when I booked my reservation I stated it as for a birthday and they actually remembered. A card signed by the staff was waiting for me with a sign on the table. Our waiter adam was very attentive and very helpful in picking our entrees for the evening. The choices were outstanding. The lemon sole and the Char were delicious along with the crab fried rice. Our appetizer were oysters - very good !. Dinner was topped off with Bananans Foster. we never felt rushed and the wine selection was very good. The La Jolla site probably has a better view but they were booked for the time I wanted. I will try that site soon.
    Special Features:
    special occasion, vibrant bar scene
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • kabuVIP
    Dined on 9/27/2014
    We had a very nice evening at Eddie V's. The bar scene for happy hour was energetic and fun. The bartender made everyone feel like they were family. The food was over and above "bar" food and when we were seated in the dining room things got even better. The steaks are surely prime and the swordfish was perfect.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, hot spot, kid-friendly, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Amazing food and experience
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/26/2014
    My family and I ate at Eddie V's for the first time during restaurant week. The restaurant is beautiful and has a lovely ambiance. The food and service was impeccable. From the starters to dessert. We would definitely come back anytime and dine again!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Restaraunt Week Gem
    Matthew21
    Dined on 9/26/2014
    Outstanding service from the moment we set foot inside. Comfortable modern decor. Great food (salmon and filet Mignon) and a touch of live jazz to close out a really nice evening.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Above and beyond
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/26/2014
    I must say I was pretty impressed with my overall experience with included making a reservation on Open Table to my dining experience. I've made reservations prior on Open Table and Eddie V's was the only one to call me the day of to confirm my reservation. Nice! When my party arrived before me, they were given the option to sit at the table or get a table in the lounge/bar area for happy hour. When I arrived (which was just minutes before our 6pm reservation) were were escorted to our table and everything was laid out. Upon receiving our bread & butter, which were totally delicious, we ordered our meal for restaurant week. From appetizer to dessert, everything was perfection. Thank you!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Decent, but not the best
    OpenTable Diner Since 2004
    Dined on 9/26/2014
    We were excited about trying Eddie V's as I had heard good things about the overall dining experience. While the food was okay, it was not as good as expected. My filet mignon was fatty, something I rarely find at a fine dining spot. The service was mediocre at best. Even though the restaurant was fairly empty when we arrived, water glasses were not filled up regularly, desserts took a very long time and no one came to ask how our food was until a while after it was delivered. Still not a bad place, just not quite up to expectations given their prices.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Terrific food and service
    CmsbeltVIP
    Dined on 9/26/2014
    The Restaurant Week menu was outstanding and a great bargain. The potstickers sautéed spinach were excellent. The lemon sole was sublime. Our server was fast and friendly. A great meal.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, hot spot
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Best waiter ever!
    jenniferVIP
    Dined on 9/25/2014
    I want to give a big shout out to Andre our waiter, who was knowledgeable, funny, engaging and charming. The food was also very very good, but the service was absolutely outstanding. We will be back!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Very delicious!#1restaurant!Perfect
    MSE84
    Dined on 9/24/2014
    Very delicious! #1restaurant! Excellent service, awesome food and courses! We were here for redtaurantweek. Perfect dinner! Thanks a lot!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, late-night find, notable wine list, romantic
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Amazing
    swimmer2541
    Dined on 9/24/2014
    Overall this restaurant was amazing. Our waiter V made it a very unique experience. He was very intuitive and was one of the best waiters we have ever had.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • great food, leaving service
    QueenoftheWheatlessVIP
    Dined on 9/23/2014
    The food was delicious but the service left something to be desired. We had to wait quite a while between courses and had to ask for our check.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Excellent!
    Lamkr73
    Dined on 9/22/2014
    I have been dining at 4-5 stars restaurants and Eddie V's is the best so far I find in San Diego. Excellent service, meals were delicious and the cocktail drinks were fantastic.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, kid-friendly, late-night find, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Eddie V's in San Diego
    RolandVIP
    Dined on 9/22/2014
    I am frequent diner at the Eddie V's in Fort Worth and it was great to see that this one in San Diego is carrying on the tradition of excellence in food, atmosphere, service and music.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Outstanding experience
    Darcy
    Dined on 9/22/2014
    We had a terrific meal at Eddie V's for Restaurant Week. Had the Filet and Sole entrees- highly recommend them. We had fantastic service from V- we'd ask for his area again. We even figured out the pay and display parking outside.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for lunch, hot spot, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • I'll be back!
    NerissaVIP
    Dined on 9/22/2014
    Went for my birthday and loved it from beginning to end! Tell everyone!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great staff--chefs need to step up
    socprofVIP
    Dined on 9/22/2014
    Fun location (Headquarters), wait staff was truly excellent from cocktail lounge to dining area. Lobster bisque had good flavor but was "thin." The parmesan coated sole was terrible, dry and flavorless from being overcooked. Creme brulee was excellent even though it was substituted for the ordered Butterscotch panna cotta. With all the wonderful steak and seafood restaurants in San Diego (we do miss the Palm), we wouldn't go back.
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Eddie Vs
    Ballyhoo
    Dined on 9/21/2014
    Made a last minute reservation for our 25th wedding anniversary. We were seated right away. They put rose petals on our table. Everybody recognized the ocassion. Waiter was nice. First two rounds of our meal came out quick. We waited about 30-45 minutes after that for the main course. Our waiter kept us up to date without making excuses. The manager came by, apologized and offered glasses of any wine we would like on the house. The wait for us was not a big deal as we had a nice relaxing time. Most of the time it is wham bam and over. Overall I liked this place even though it is a chain and owned by a large company. Inthought the place is nice, service was good and the food was really good. I would repeat.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • So much food!
    RKO2
    Dined on 9/21/2014
    My friends and I came for Restaurant Week and left well fed. The truffle mac and cheese was the highlight!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 9/21/2014
    The food was delicious. I had the filet mignon and it was cooked perfectly. the dessert were tasty as well. The waitress did not seem to know what she was doing and spilled wine all over the table. too bad
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Excellent experience
    FoodiesfromCV
    Dined on 9/21/2014
    We visited Eddie V's for dinner during SD restaurant week and it was fabulous. The prefixed menu had something for everyone. The portions were super generous and the food was delicious!!! We will absolutely be dining at Eddie V's again.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • amazing
    OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    impeccable service, friendly and professional staff and delicious food, must try the banana foster dessert! MUST!
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Best I've had in San Diego
    Brendan
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    Had the best meal of the year and a half I've lived here.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Near Flawless
    Merklear
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    Three visits and all of them were nearly perfect. The food is amazing with fresh specials cycling in and out. Service is impeccable. The bar is very hip with some of the best cocktails in town.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Hidden Treasure
    MajVic
    Dined on 9/16/2014
    I knew nothing of this place, but I liked the name. I wanted good seafood, so I thought I'd try it. What a find. I enjoyed it, so much I went back the following evening. Don't miss this place, it's a little hidden, but seek it out you won't be disappointed. Best seafood I have ever eaten.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Pleasant Surprise Great Meal
    MehhhVIP
    Dined on 9/14/2014
    In town for business dinner for 2. Picked based on review and location to the hotel, across the street. The Tuna and Mahi Mahi cuts were like beef filets and exceptional, the balance of the salads and sides- very good. Service by Domenica was outstanding. I would not hesitate to return the next time in San Diego.
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  • Amazing dinner
    Danni
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    The appetizers are quite filling, we ordered the batterfried oysters -- 5 large plump oysters with a dollop of yellow curry sauce on top, each sitting on pickled cucumber and crispy lotus root --amazing!! We also had the Maine lobster taco appetizer -- 2 taco's filled with sweet lobster claw meat -- also delicious but messy (as expected). Our entrees were: swordfish which was cooked perfectly-- so tender and moist with a pile of crab and avocado and a hint of red chili & citrus--the flavor was bright and fresh; and the halibut which was also cooked perfectly and served in a more rustic preparation over a bed of tender edamame, sweet corn and smoky nuggets of pork shank in a rich smoky sauce. Unfortunately we were too full for dessert!!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Terrific food
    OpenTable Diner Since 2005VIP
    Dined on 9/11/2014
    save room for the banana foster butter cake. its surreal!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great Jazz with Good Food
    jaws
    Dined on 9/11/2014
    It was a birthday dinner and I was delighted by the attentive service, fabulous Jazz quartet, their thoughtfulness with the Desert for the celebrant. Very very nice experience.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • FitFoodGuy
    FitfoodyguyVIP
    Dined on 9/10/2014
    Was on a trip to San Diego and was looking for a steakhouse. A friend recommended Eddie v's and I ended up getting seafood because the menu was so great!!! My gf had the steak and she actually finished the fillet for a first! Great service, great music, great food!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
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    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • An AMAZING experience at Eddie Vs
    NYCfoodLover
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    I was visiting San Diego for a long romantic getaway weekend with my girlfriend and wanted to do what we call a "sexy dinner". Being from NYC, we LOVE amazing food and an environment where we can dress up and have a romantic night out for dinner and drinks. Eddie Vs was the PERFECT place. We got there a few minutes early and went to the V Lounge for a cocktail and to enjoy the live jazz music while our table was prepared. Cocktails were strong, and reasonably priced. We ordered the Lump Crab Cake and Fried Oyster appetizers which were INCREDIBLE. We ordered the Surf and Turf special and the Scallops. Both were amazing and cooked to perfection. Service was fast and frequent. Highly recommend this place for any special occasion for a couple.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
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    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Dinner at Eddie Vs
    danielpiraino
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    This was a repeat after a very bad experience several months ago. This time everything was great. The server (Domenica) was attentive but not obtrusive. The food was outstanding and the wine went well with our food selections. It was an overall wonderful experience.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem
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    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Eddie V's
    LuLuVIP
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    Was fantastic! The wait staff were attentive - the food was more than we expected. The crab cakes - to die for. I could just eat them and be happy!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • great for birthdays
    6x6cube
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    The food was awesome starting from the appetizer. The seafood and steak choices are awesome.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, kid-friendly, romantic, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Wow Wow Wow
    AnonymousVIP
    Dined on 9/5/2014
    This is the sort of dining establishment I associate with Las Vegas. Huge, polished, food faultless & generally making an oversize impression of effortless abundance. They made every effort to accommodate & made it seem as though doing so was a pleasant diversion. The food was outstanding. We had the lobster tacos which we loved, but it was all sublime.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, late-night find, romantic
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    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Fantastic
    SunDiego
    Dined on 9/5/2014
    Simply amazing. The service, food and atmosphere was great. I highly recommend Eddie V's.
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Eat2enjoy
    Dined on 9/5/2014
    Over the top waiter. Need to listen to our answers. Give us 15 to 20 minutes to enjoy our cocktail does not mean check back every 3 to 5 minutes. To much sunlight through the front door. No way to shade the direct sunlight in our faces.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, notable wine list, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Impeccable
    LovingcaliforniaVIP
    Dined on 9/5/2014
    Service and food were outstanding. Manager personally made sure we were well taken care of. Called us by name each time he came to the table.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for lunch, hot spot, notable wine list, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • awesome
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/2/2014
    Every time my husband and I dine here the experience is nothing short of outstanding!
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Wonderful Evening
    eNesters
    Dined on 9/2/2014
    We celebrated our 25th at Eddie V's in Downtown. Our table was covered with rose peddles! The staff was amazing from the Manager Mario coming by to say hi and congrats, to our wonderful server Patricia! We'll be back soon.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Did not disappoint!
    mariVIP
    Dined on 9/1/2014
    This was our 3rd time to Eddie V's as it has become our very favorite restaurant. We celebrated our 41st wedding anniversary and our high expectations for a wonderful evening were exceeded by very warm and personal service, excellent food and romantic atmosphere. Eddie V's really understands and delivers on customer service and fabulous food! Thank you!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.