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Best Neighborhood Gem Restaurants in Poway / Rancho Bernardo

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31 restaurants available nearby

A photo of AVANT restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Californian • Poway / Rancho Bernardo
Booked 11 times today
AVANT is a neighborhood gem in Rancho Bernardo, known for its exquisite Californian cuisine and impressive wine cellar. Reviewers love it for its 'excellent service', 'delicious food' and 'amazing ambiance'. One reviewer even said, 'There is nothing quite like AVANT'. The restaurant's outdoor and indoor spaces offer stunning views of the resort and its 'creative and delicious, not to mention beautifully plated, food' has made it a favorite among locals and visitors alike.
A photo of Veranda Fireside Lounge & Restaurant restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Mediterranean • Poway / Rancho Bernardo
Booked 36 times today
With its breathtaking golf course views and award-winning resort service, Veranda at Rancho Bernardo Inn is the perfect place to meet for a quick bite, dine under the stars, or gather around the fire with a cocktail. The olive trees, gardens, and villas that line the Mediterranean coast inform dishes that are made with locally-sourced ingredients and the freshest proteins and given a Southern California twist.
A photo of Carvers Steaks & Chops restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Steak • Poway / Rancho Bernardo
Booked 32 times today
Carvers Steaks & Chops is a beloved gem in Rancho Bernardo, San Diego, known for its prime rib, choice steaks, and seafood options. The restaurant consistently receives high ratings for its food, service, and ambiance. As one reviewer put it, it's an 'old school restaurant with a cozy atmosphere' that's 'a favorite of ours.' It's also noted as a great spot for family dinners and special occasions. The early bird dining is particularly appreciated for its value.
A photo of Brigantine Poway restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Poway / Rancho Bernardo
Booked 11 times today
In keeping with the Brigantine tradition of excellence, The Poway Brigantine features a generous assortment of appetizers on their widely popular "Share" menu. An abundant selection of fresh seafood and grilled meats round out the rest of the offerings.Newly redesigned at the end of 2006, The Poway Brigantine boasts a lively and contemporary atmosphere, unlike anything else in the area. Whether you're joining us for lunch, dinner, or happy hour, The Brig's casual and unpretentious atmosphere makes it the perfect everyday restaurant.With separate areas for private dining, The Brigantine is also an ideal place to make business connections, or celebrate special occasions with family and friends.Start your own community tradition and Meet Me at The Brig.
A photo of Black Angus Steakhouse - Escondido restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Steakhouse • Escondido
Booked 9 times today
Black Angus Steakhouse in Escondido is a neighborhood gem for its superior quality and friendly service. Customers rave about their specialties, especially their legendary steaks, Baby Back Ribs, and slow-roasted Prime Rib. Reviews consistently highlight the great food and excellent service, with many customers calling it their favorite place to go for dinner. The restaurant is well-loved for its value and is frequently recommended by patrons.
A photo of Capri Blu Wine Bar & Italian Bistro restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Poway / Rancho Bernardo
We are an upscale Italian Wine Bistro. Old Classics from lasagna and spaghetti & meatballs to modern takes on ossobucco and fresh fish daily. Wine list features selections from all over California as well as great wine from Italy. Check out our wine specials and featured cocktails at our happy hour everyday from 4pm to 7pm. We have a large, covered and heated patio for large parties up to 80 persons. No pets, except for service animals.
A photo of Public House 131 restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Scripps Ranch
Booked 5 times today
Welcome to Public House 131 our Chef Shahob Pourteymoor has designed a menu full of your pub favorites all made from scratch in house and sourced locally whenever possible or when seasons allow. We are located in beautiful Scripps Ranch and offer a wonderful outdoor dining experience. Our Craft cocktails are our specialty and our tap list includes close to 20 local San Diego beers.
A photo of Steak 48 - Del Mar restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Steakhouse • Del Mar
Booked 112 times today
At Steak 48, we serve the finest steaks and high-quality seafood in an intimate and vibrant setting. Our diverse menu will satisfy any personal craving, as we serve the best USDA prime steaks, succulent seafood, and shellfish along with inventive and classically inspired side dishes and appetizers. Also enjoy classic cocktails and an extensive award-winning wine list. At Steak 48, we encourage all of our guests to get dressed up for a great experience. In order to maintain an enjoyable environment for all guests, athletic wear, excessively revealing clothing, exposed undergarments will not be permitted. We prefer no printed t-shirts, hats or visors and always appreciate collared shirts or sports coats. Please dress as your elegant selves. You are going to have a great time!If you need any special accommodations or flowers reach out to us at the host desk! We look forward to seeing you soon!
A photo of The Pony Room restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Rancho Santa Fe
Booked 38 times today
The Pony Room is a favorite among locals and resort guests alike. In addition to an extensive selection of all expressions of agave spirits, it is also home to one of Southern California's most impressive wine and hand-crafted, seasonally inspired signature cocktail lists. The Pony Room serves exceptional, American inspired comfort classics with daily specials.Live Music 7 nights a weekJoin us every Saturday and Sunday for Brunch on our beautiful hacienda inspired terraces from 11am to 2pm.
A photo of Addison Restaurant restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Californian • Del Mar
Booked 12 times today
Addison, Southern California’s first three-star Michelin restaurant, showcases the beauty and allure of California Gastronomy. Chef William Bradley offers his distinct culinary perspective through an experience that celebrates regional ingredients and influences. With its picturesque views of the surrounding hillside, the dining room creates a transportive setting for Bradley’s ten-course tasting menu. To further enhance the experience, Addison’s 10,000 bottle wine program showcases small producers, rare Champagnes, and new discoveries from around the world.Since 2006, the purity and precision of Addison's approach has led to global recognition for the restaurant and the San Diego culinary scene. Addison is among an exclusive selection of stand-alone Relais & Châteaux restaurants worldwide, and, in addition to its three-star Michelin designation, is honored on La Liste. It has consistently received the highest recognition from Wine Spectator for its wine program.
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