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Restaurants near Balboa Park, San Diego

Restaurants in this area are known for Italian, Seafood, American, Contemporary American and Steakhouse cuisines.

Some of the popular local menu items include Prime Rib, Chilean Sea Bass, Filet Mignon, Petite Filet Mignon and Lobster Bisque Soup.

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215 restaurants available nearby

A photo of The Prado at Balboa Park restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(6113)
$$$$
• Californian • Downtown / Gaslamp
Booked 24 times today

The staff has always been amazing. Ambiance wonderful and the food scrumptious.

A photo of Albert's Restaurant - San Diego Zoo restaurant
4.5
Awesome(1363)
$$$$
• International • North Park
Booked 31 times today

Patio dining at Albert’s Restaurant in the pandemic era was very pleasant. They have half the number of tables on the patio that they had pre-pandemic. However, the service remains outstanding. The food was delicious. The menu items change seasonally but I have never been disappointed. The portions...

A photo of Bertrand at Mister A's restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(5507)
$$$$
• Contemporary French / American • Downtown / Gaslamp
Booked 46 times today

Food was amazing and the views of the city were absolutely stunning. Definitely a must go to again!

A photo of Imperial Steak House restaurant
4.2
Awesome(42)
$$$$
• American • Banker's Hill
Booked 2 times today

Wonderful dinner. This was our first time and will be back!

A photo of Barrio Star restaurant
4.4
Awesome(737)
$$$$
• Mexican • Banker's Hill
Booked 17 times today

We met up with a group of our old college friends for taco Tuesday, and we had an absolute blast. They have open air seating so we got to sit inside, and our server, Curtis, took great care of us!

A photo of Civico by the Park restaurant
4.5
Awesome(61)
$$$$
• Italian • Downtown / Gaslamp
Booked 23 times today

Everything that Civico 1845 is (which is great) but in an upscale environment and near Balboa Park. Quieter and with out the traffic.

A photo of Pure Project Balboa Park restaurant
0.0
(0)
$$$$
• Brewery • Banker's Hill

Coming Soon!

A photo of Parc Bistro-Brasserie restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(951)
$$$$
• French • Banker's Hill
Booked 21 times today

Our waiter, Julienne, was superb, as was his wine recommendation. Everything we ordered was prepared to perfection. Highly recommend the tartiflette, ceviche am mushroom ravioli. Next time (there will be many next time) we’ll ask to be seated further from sidewalk given how many pedestrians still...

A photo of Extraordinary Desserts- Bankers Hill restaurant
0.0
(0)
$$$$
• Dessert • Banker's Hill

Welcome to Extraordinary Desserts in Bankers Hill. We serve both sweet and savory delicacies from breakfast to dinner and beyond. The dessert menu varies daily based on ingredients and the seasons, which creates new favorites with every visit.Due to Covid-19, we are currently only offering Take...

A photo of Soleluna Cafe restaurant
4.4
Awesome(48)
$$$$
• Italian • Downtown / Gaslamp
Booked 1 time today

As always Soleluna and it’s staff were terrific.

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