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About Chez Loma

Our new San Diego home is located in the Carez Hizar House (circa 1889), a Coronado historical landmark on Loma Avenue almost at the corner of Orange Avenue. We are within walking distance to beautiful downtown Coronado, the Hotel Del Coronado, and the beach. A French inspired bistro where people feel comfortable and enjoy fresh rustic fare at reasonable prices. Sourcing locally to achieve maximum freshness and offering our customers what they want instead of following culinary trends.
If your desire is a casual tapa at the bar or a dinner with friends or colleges, Chez Loma under new management, offers an inviting space to relax, enjoy and socialize.

1132 Loma Ave.
Coronado, CA 92118
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Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
French

Hours of Operation:
Tuesday - Thursday Dinner 5:00 - 8:30
Friday - Sunday Lunch 11:30 - 2:00 Dinner 5:00 - 8:30

Cross Street:
Orange

Dress Code:
Business Casual

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options

Phone Number:
(619) 435-0661

Website:
http://www.chezloma.com/

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Chez Loma Ratings and Reviews

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4.5

Overall Rating

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food

4.5

service

4.4

ambience

4.5

value

4.3

Noise

Quiet

90% would recommend it to a friend

Romantic (44)
Good for Anniversaries (36)
Special Occasion (35)
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Good for a Date (33)
Neighborhood Gem (33)
Cozy (31)
Fit for Foodies (20)
Quiet Conversation (20)
Worth the Drive (20)
Authentic (19)
Good for Birthdays (17)
Pre/post Theatre (11)
Creative Cuisine (10)
Happy Hour (9)
Great for Brunch (6)
Casual (6)
Local Ingredients (6)
Sunday Lunch (6)
Bar Seating (5)
Business Meals (4)
Great for Lunch (4)
Notable Wine List (4)
Comfort Food (4)
Kid-friendly (3)
Fun (3)
Vibrant Bar Scene (3)
Good for Groups (2)
Handcrafted Cocktails (2)
Healthy (2)
Hot Spot (2)
People Watching (2)
Scenic View (2)
Seasonal (2)
Tasting Menu (2)
Afternoon Tea (1)
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vip
 (Phoenix)·Dined 4 days ago

The service and ambiance was excellent. The food was great. A nice cozy place to eat.

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene, Romantic
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 (San Diego)·Dined 5 days ago

Chez Loma is a delightful place to dine. Our waitress, Sabrina was charming and the food delicious! Merci Beaucoup!

Tags: Worth the Drive, Neighborhood Gem, Good for a Date
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 (Cleveland)·Dined on November 12, 2017

We chose chez loma because it was close to Hotel Coronado which we were staying at with an out of town relative. It was also, reasonable for brunch, and decorated very well.

Loved the music too, Billie Holliday, italian, and french tunes playing

Tags: Great for Lunch, Neighborhood Gem, Great for Brunch, Fit for Foodies, Casual, Cozy, Sunday Lunch, Quiet Conversation
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vip
 (Palm Springs)·Dined on November 11, 2017

We haven't visited Chez Loma in a while and I'm not sure why. The place is charming,
the food choices are varied and delicious and the service is personable and outstanding.

Loved it and we will be back soon...

Tags: Happy Hour, Good for a Date
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vip
 (New England)·Dined on November 11, 2017

We celebrated my nieces 40th birthday here. Could not have been happier. Food, service, atmosphere all excellent. We will be back!

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Worth the Drive, Fun, Seasonal, Bar Seating, Quiet Conversation, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies, Cozy, Authentic, Good for Birthdays, Neighborhood Gem
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vip
 (Palm Springs)·Dined on November 10, 2017

First before anyone else was there it was good.
As soon as other people came we were ignored, there wasn't enough staff and no one came to the table without us having to say something.
The steak was fatty and tough. When I said I was disappointed, the waiter started yelling at me.
I'll never go back. Horrible.

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·Dined on November 8, 2017

It was a lovely, quaint little restaurant in a beautiful neighborhood just 2 blocks from the Hotel del Coronado. The service was excellent! We were taken to our table right at the time of our reservation. The food was very good. My husband had a duck entree and loved it. I had salmon but was quite disappointed. The side dish was delicious but the salmon was lukewarm and overdone with very little flavor. They surprised us with a yummy creme brulee for our anniversary which was nice. The ambiance was wonderful but since it's such a small intimate setting it can be a little annoying if a few of the other guests are overly boisterous.

Tags: Romantic, Neighborhood Gem
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 (San Diego)·Dined on November 5, 2017

Is this the most romantic restaurant in SD County? I think it is. I bring my wife here for quiet wonderful evenings enjoying great food in a wonderful setting. Chez Loma is a great place.

Tags: Romantic
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·Dined on November 4, 2017

The service was terrible! Only one waitress for the restaurant and we were only two tables and still it took so long for her to get to the table! Very bad!

Tags: Cozy
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 (Sacramento)·Dined on November 3, 2017

My wife and I found Chez Loma a delightful little dining gem in the middle of Coronado, California. The service was excellent, the food very creative, and the dining experience was memorable. We would go there again, and recommend it to friends.

Tags: Romantic, Creative Cuisine, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Seattle)·Dined on October 31, 2017

They did a very good job, form greeting us to excellent service by our waiter Steve.

Tags: Cozy, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date
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·Dined on October 29, 2017

Our 2nd time and was very much looking forward to the special ambience, wonderful service and food. It's a Coronado delight 🤗!

Marion and Roger
Arizona

Tags: Romantic, Local Ingredients, Worth the Drive, Cozy, Good for Anniversaries, Creative Cuisine, Special Occasion
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 (San Diego)·Dined on October 28, 2017

The food was prepared just right. The service was exceptional. The ambiance was romantic!

Tags: Hot Spot, Creative Cuisine
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vip
 (San Diego)·Dined on October 23, 2017

Our favorite restaurant in San Diego

The chef, Sabrina & Cheryl make this gem really shine!

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Cozy, Quiet Conversation, Bar Seating, Romantic, Worth the Drive, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays, Neighborhood Gem, Special Occasion
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 (San Diego)·Dined on October 15, 2017

Outstanding meal at Chez Loma! service, ambience and food were all top notch!. Highly recommended!

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Cozy, Romantic
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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on October 13, 2017

Excellent good, service and ambiance. Romantic setting, wonderfully quiet.

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vip
 (Miami)·Dined on October 12, 2017

Great service and outstanding food. Quaint restaurant with great music and atmosphere. Loved it!

Tags: Special Occasion
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 (San Diego)·Dined on October 11, 2017

My husband and I just wanted a quiet, intimate place to have dinner before going to Lamb's Players. We arrived a little early, were seated and given plenty of time to enjoy our wine before ordering. We chose the early bird menu and were pleased with the choices.
Service was good, food was good and location was good.

Tags: Romantic, Authentic, Cozy, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Kansas City)·Dined on October 9, 2017

This has been a must stop for us when we visit Coronado. The food is excellent, but the service has traditionally been slow. Don't believe it's the servers, but the kitchen area. That said, it seems they always have only one server for the entire restaurant. This visit was no exception and perhaps the longest dining experience we've experienced. Rethinking if we will return. Great venue and food, but be prepared for a long evening.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion
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vip
 (San Diego)·Dined on October 8, 2017

Excellent food, elegantly presented. Great place for a special occasion or just brunch. Service is also exceptional.

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 (San Diego)·Dined on October 7, 2017

Sabrina is the best waitress.... great food, great service.... love this place

Tags: Cozy, Good for a Date, Romantic, Neighborhood Gem
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·Dined on October 7, 2017

Amazing restaurant, attentive and kind server (Sabrina) and the food was delicious, not to mention the presentation was beautiful. And the hostess (Delaney) was delightful and warm.

Tags: Good for a Date, Local Ingredients, Romantic, Pre/post Theatre
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 (San Diego)·Dined on October 2, 2017

We keep on exploring new places but Chez loma it is definitely our favorite restaurant in San Diego.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Quiet Conversation, Great for Brunch, Romantic, Good for a Date
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 (Birmingham)·Dined on September 30, 2017

We love the quality of the food and Sabrina's service. She is a delight and makes Chez Loma a special restaurant to come to.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Gluten Free Options, Pre/post Theatre, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Birthdays
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 (San Diego)·Dined on September 29, 2017

The service was outstanding. Could not have asked for a better evening with excellent food and service

Tags: Cozy, Worth the Drive
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 (San Diego)·Dined on September 22, 2017

This restaurant is one of my favorites, we go there to celebrate every birthday or accomplishment, the French food is really typical and beautiful served. It's always delicious. A pleasure to go.

Tags: Special Occasion, Cozy
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·Dined on September 22, 2017

Our meals were fabulous. I would highly recommend their bouillabaisse and the duck.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Neighborhood Gem
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 (San Diego)·Dined on September 18, 2017

We have been meaning to go toChez Loma for a long time. It was OK---nothing fantastic.
It took probably almost 10 minutes for a server to acknowledge us once we were seated. She was pleasant and knowledgeable. We had the pate and french onion soup as appetizers. They were very ho-hum. Entrees stood out more: Lamb and duck. Pretty good. My husband ordered pears in wine for dessert. It was good, not WOW! Although we live in Coronado, Chez Loma won't be a regular destination.

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vip
 (San Diego)·Dined on September 17, 2017

All of our menu items were well prepared and presented. Server was attentive without being intrusive. Overall a positive ding experience. We're local so will certainly be back!

Tags: Great for Brunch, Romantic, Fit for Foodies, Authentic, Sunday Lunch
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 (Miami)·Dined on September 17, 2017

Excellent service, ambiance and food. Rolls need reviewing. Generally when bread is good, so is food. Not so in this case. Otherwise so good that we went back, just skipped bread the second time.

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 (Chicago)·Dined on September 15, 2017

Food was incredidible. It was our anniversary and staff went out or their way to make everything just right.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date, Neighborhood Gem, Creative Cuisine, Cozy, Special Occasion, Romantic, Quiet Conversation
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·Dined on September 11, 2017

Service and ambiance was great. Food was good. Chef had problems getting the filet the right temperature so overall I could noy give 5 stars. Serverer did everything to accommodate and gave a fair credit on the bill

Tags: Romantic, Neighborhood Gem, Cozy
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·Dined on September 10, 2017

Arrived in the bar while we waited for our table. The bartender couldn't have been more rude when asking for bottled beer and a drink menu. That set the tone, we then ordered mussels which were sub par and so we cut our evening short and left. Very disappointing, Mark

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vip
 (San Diego)·Dined on September 10, 2017

we live in Coronado and when we leave the restaurant we wonder why we dont come back more often. The food is excellent and the service friendly and professional. the portions are large. its are go to restaurant for out of town guests.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries
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·Dined on September 10, 2017

We had to book 3 months in advance, from England, to guarantee a table as we couldn't get a table the last time we visited 3 years ago! I really wanted to dine here and..... oh my goodness was it worth the wait! The food, decor and staff far out did our expectations! From the cocktails to the dessert it was amaaaaaazing! The warm welcome from Brook felt genuine and Sabrina, who waited on us, was a real gem! She made the whole dining experience perfect!
The food.... where do
I start? The shrimp cocktail was a totally new experience! It was a Bloody Mary with shrimp in it! Incredible. All our entrees were outstanding too
I'd recommend Chez Loma 100% and you won't be disappointed! Can't wait to come back!
Thank you Chez Loma, your chef is a magician ☺️XxX

Tags: Local Ingredients, Quiet Conversation, Good for a Date, Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Good for Birthdays, Organic, Cozy, Notable Wine List, Authentic, Special Occasion, Neighborhood Gem, Worth the Drive, Creative Cuisine
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vip
 (San Diego)·Dined on September 9, 2017

I have eaten several times at Chez Loma and it never disappoints. The quality of the food is excellent and they have options for just about any type of palate. They have a nice selection of wines that are priced moderately and their service is always excellent. The atmosphere is really nice and quite a change of pace from many corporate restaurant environments. This a great place to eat, drink and relax!

Tags: Authentic, Good for a Date, Fit for Foodies, Cozy, Good for Birthdays, Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Romantic, Worth the Drive, Neighborhood Gem
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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on September 4, 2017

We celebrated our 18th. wedding anniversary here and it was our first dining experience at this restaurant. The Hotel Marisol, where we stayed, recommended it. Restaurant is well located, just off of Orange Ave., and walking distance to the hotel, shops, etc. Service and food were excellent. We loved our server/waitress, Sabrina. She was memorable, knowledgeable about the wines and menu, and gave her honest opinion. Her personality and service added to our our experience! We'll be back when in the area. Highly recommend this restaurant!

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Quiet Conversation, Creative Cuisine, Seasonal, Special Occasion, Local Ingredients, Good for a Date, Romantic, Good for Birthdays, Neighborhood Gem, Fit for Foodies
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 (New York Area)·Dined on September 3, 2017

The restaurant is a little bit cramped but the food is great

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·Dined on September 3, 2017

Great place. Food is superb. Setting is beautiful and charming.

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 (San Diego)·Dined on September 1, 2017

Second time here. Food was just as good as the first time and love the ambience of the old Victorian building, unfortunately the service wasn't the best this time, made me wished Sabrina (our server on the first visit )was there.

Tags: Good for a Date
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