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For 2
Date
Tue, 1/16
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Marina Kitchen - San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina

4.1
180 reviews
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$31 to $50
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Comfort Food
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Marina Kitchen is a dynamic, chic and comfortable San Diego dining venue where people go to relax, socialize and take in the sights and sounds of a rhythmic and vibrant atmosphere. Enjoy panoramic views of the San Diego coastline from our bay restaurant.
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Private dining
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Comfort Food, Californian, American
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Hours of operation
Brunch
Sat, Sun 6:30 am–12:00 pm
Breakfast
Mon–Fri 6:30 am–11:00 am
Bar
Daily 6:30 am–1:30 am
Lunch
Daily 11:00 am–2:00 pm
Wine Bar
Daily 5:00 pm–10:00 pm
Dinner
Daily 5:30 pm–10:00 pm
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Phone number
(619) 699-8222
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Aron Schwartz
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Harbor
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Parking details
Validation at the restaurant provides self parking at $10 for 3 hours.
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Public transit
Convention Center Trolley Station
Additional
Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Private Dining

Encounter the new breed of restaurant designed to accommodate group clientele in an endless combination of configurations. Marina Kitchen delivers a unique dining experience, from a breakfast buffet to a "Williams Sonoma" like reception space, sunsets on our outdoor terrace to private dinner parties

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What 180 People Are Saying
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4.1
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4.0
food
4.1
service
3.9
ambience
3.6
value
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80% of people would recommend it to a friend
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vipFrequentDiner (Charleston)
5.0
Dined on January 7, 2018

We had a beautiful table tucked away in the corner overlooking the water. In terms of the balance of food variety and food quality this was among the better restaurant brunches I’ve had. There was more variety than listed on the menu. I especially enjoyed the huevos rancheros, blueberry pancakes with lemon curd, and fresh blueberries and raspberries with lemon creme fraiche.

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OpenTable Diner (San Diego)
5.0
Dined on December 31, 2017

Anthony best server ever! And perfect wine pairing

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Palominocharlie (San Diego)
4.0
Dined on December 25, 2017

Christmas Dinner buffet was excellent. I did however feel drinks were overpriced and under value.

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OpenTable Diner 
3.0
Dined on December 25, 2017

We have booked this restaurant for Christmas (we arrive the same from Belgium !) time. There was no lights (too dark to see the menu !). Service was poor maybe due to this period ? Less people available. So in conclusion good but ...

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WendyD (San Diego)
5.0
Dined on December 2, 2017

Very nice. The prime rib was amazing!!!

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OpenTable Diner (San Diego)
1.0
Dined on November 27, 2017

My husband and I were really looking forward to dinner at Marina Kitchen. We even looked at the menu ahead of time and talked about all the delicious sounding entrees.

When we arrived, we were shown to a table and given the beverage menu. We ordered drinks and then asked for the dinner menu. The waitress told us they were only serving bar food that evening due to low reservations. It would have been courteous to let us know ahead of time. We booked the reservation via Open Table several days ahead of time. It would have been nice of the manager to offer a personal apology.

We left the restaurant, not wanting to eat bar food when expecting a special meal. We had to scramble to find another place to go at the last minute.

In conclusion, I'm unable to provide a rating for this restaurant. I would never recommend it to my friends and we definitely won't be going back.

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vipLee5692 (Columbus)
4.0
Dined on November 24, 2017

Went for Thanksgiving dinner, place was packed. Food was great for a buffet. Not the usual spread but some more interesting offerings- truffle Mac n cheese, pumpkin risotto, burrata, celery root. Our server was attentive and helpful despite how crazy busy the place was.

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OpenTable Diner 
3.0
Dined on November 23, 2017

Went for Thanksgiving. The food was quite good but the service was poor. It took forever for someone to take our drink order then rarely returned to check on us. I expected much better service at a Marriott. What was very disappointing was that 18% gratuity was automatically added to the check. I typically tip 18-20% for good service. On this occasion I would have tipped 15% but didn’t have a choice.

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Budding (San Francisco)
2.0
Dined on November 23, 2017

Thanksgiving buffet was poorly organized. A lot of food barely warm.
Waited a long time for meats to be cut while food on our plates got cold. Why not have turkey and beef sliced?
Overheard several arguments with staff and patrons. Not relaxing or enjoyable. A glass of champagne included with the meal would have been nice.
It's Marriott so they can get away with anything.

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Foodie (Omaha)
5.0
Dined on November 23, 2017

We are here for Thanksgiving. It was a really nice buffet! The food was awesome!!

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