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The Glass Door

3.3
3.3
118 Reviews
$30 and under
American

Taste the World, from our view
Glass Door is a restaurant that offers the casual sophistication that San Diego is known for and features a menu that draws true influence from every major culinary capital in the world. Our menu takes root in flavors and techniques that can be found in Eastern Europe, Spain, Italy, Asia, France, and the Middle East and gives them all a decisively San Diego interpretation. In addition to our cuisine we also offer craft cocktails made with expert techniques and local micro brews that showcase the flavors San Diego has to offer. To compliment our global flavors we have a panoramic view of the San Diego Marina that gives our concept completion. Come join us at one of our communal tables on our 4th floor perch and taste the world from our view.

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Menu

Shared Plates

  • Truffle Pomme Frites$9.00

    Truffle oil, herbs, parmesan cheese

    • Roasted Cauliflower$11.00

      oven roasted cauliflower, garlic, chili flakes, beurre blanc sauce, top with parmesan cheese

      • Crispy Brussel Sprouts$12.00

        pork belly lardon, crispy onion, sweet chili glaze

        • Crispy Wings$15.00

          flour dredgea wings, tossed in your choice of buffalo or spicy kung pao sauce served with house made ranch

          • Calamari$14.00

            sweet chili glaze, sweet pepper mix

            • Blackened Salmon Taco$12.00

              alaskan salmon, cabbage mix, pico de gallo, micro cilantro, citrus aioli, corn tortilla

              • Charcuterie Board$16.00

                chef's selection of cheese and meat, seasonal compote, nuts, crostini

                • Crispy Deviled Eggs$9.00

                  Panko breaded eggs, bacon, micro greens

                  • Seared Ahi Tataki$10.00

                    sesame hoisin, pickled fresno chilli, tempura crunchies, avocado, citrus vinaigrette

                    Fresh Greens & Soup

                    add grilled chicken $5 or blackened salmon $7

                    • Seasonal Beet Salad$12.00

                      oven roasted beets, seasonal segment, candied walnuts, beet gelatin, arugula, citron vinaigrette

                      • Caesar Salad$11.00

                        romaine lettuce, brioche croutons, fried capers, parm crisp

                        • Avocado & Asparagus Salad$13.00

                          avocado green goddess dressing. (3) slices of avocado, oven roasted tomato, grilled asparagus, bacon lardons, hydro butter lettuce

                          • Butternut Squash Soup$11.00

                            oven roasted butternut squash, brioche croutons, micro greens

                            Main Dish

                            • Zucchini Pasta$19.00

                              oven roasted cauliflower, garlic, chili oven roasted tomato, roasted carrots, zucchini noodle, mushroom, garlic, corn, white wine

                              • Short Rib Pasta$17.00

                                short Rib ragu, mushroom, cherry tomato, pappardelle pasta, parmesan cheese

                                • PV Burger$16.00

                                  garlic aioli, oven roasted tomato, pork belly jam, butter lettuce, smoked gouda cheese, brioche bun

                                  • Beef Bourguignon$23.00

                                    mushroom, haricot, roasted carrots, potato, micro green, served with garlic bruschetta

                                    • Pan Seared Salmon$25.00

                                      cauliflower cream, mushroom, zucchini, corn, confit fingerling potato, red wine reduction

                                      • Grilled 8oz Prime Flatiron$26.00

                                        confit fingerling potato, roasted cauliflower, brussel sprouts, creamy carrot puree

                                        Something Sweet

                                        • Seasonal Creme Brulee$11.00

                                          brulee sugar, fresh fruit

                                          • Chocolate Mousse$10.00

                                            housemade mousse, candied mint, vanilla chantilly cream

                                            Craft Cocktails & More

                                            • Apricot in the Act$11.00

                                              infused apricot bourbon, spiced cherry bitters, vanilla bean syrup

                                              • Besos del Diablo$11.00

                                                infused jalapeño tequila, triple sec, lemon & lime juice, jalapeño slice, strawberry syrup, tajin

                                                • Grow a Pear$11.00

                                                  infused pear vodka, elderflower liqueur, lemon juice, topped with sparkling wine

                                                  • Rosemary's Baby Daddy$11.00

                                                    infused ginger / rosemary vodka, lemon juice, simple syrup, bitters, club soda

                                                    • The Pample Press$11.00

                                                      infused ginger vodka, elderflower liquor, lemon & lime juice, sprite, club soda, grapefruit rosette

                                                      • Aperol or Nothing$13.00

                                                        aperol, sparkling wine, club soda, orange slice

                                                        • When Doves Cry$13.00

                                                          tequila, watermelon / basil syrup, lime juice, squirt

                                                          • Ginny in a Bottle$13.00

                                                            fords gin, lime, arugula & cucumber syrup, black pepper, club soda

                                                            • Mule it Over$13.00

                                                              spirit of choice, goslings ginger beer, lime, bitters

                                                              • Mai Tai Comes off at Five$13.00

                                                                bacardi, cointreau, myers, ogreat, lime juice

                                                                • Deja Brew$13.00

                                                                  buffalo trace bourbon, sweet vermouth, coffee liqueur, walnut bitters

                                                                  Wine List

                                                                    Red Wine

                                                                      Cabernet Sauvignon

                                                                      • Treana, Paso Robles$13.00

                                                                        • Z Alexander Brown, North Coast$11.00

                                                                          Merlot

                                                                          • Spellbound, California$9.00

                                                                            Pinot Noir

                                                                            • A To Z, Oregon$13.00

                                                                              • Votre Sante, Sonoma County$11.00

                                                                                Other Reds

                                                                                • Alexander Valley Zinfandel, Sonoma County$10.00

                                                                                  • Citto Sangiovese, Italy$13.00

                                                                                    White Wine

                                                                                      Chardonnay

                                                                                      • Gainey, Santa Barbara$11.00

                                                                                        • Noble Vines 446, Monterey California$9.00

                                                                                          Sauvignon Blanc

                                                                                          • Chasing Venus, New Zealand$10.00

                                                                                            • Kim Crawford, New Zealand$13.00

                                                                                              Pinot Grigio

                                                                                              • Masi, Italy$9.00

                                                                                                Rose

                                                                                                • Chateau de Berne Romance, France$10.00

                                                                                                  Sparkling

                                                                                                  • Villa Sandi Prosecco, Italy$11.00

                                                                                                    • Opera Prima Brut, Spain$10.00

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                                                                                                      What 118 people are saying

                                                                                                      Overall ratings and reviews

                                                                                                      3.3
                                                                                                      3.3 based on all time ratings
                                                                                                      • 3.2Food
                                                                                                      • 3.3Service
                                                                                                      • 3.8Ambience
                                                                                                      • 3.0Value

                                                                                                      NoiseModerate

                                                                                                      59% of people would recommend it to a friend

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                                                                                                        Bella

                                                                                                        Las Vegas

                                                                                                        19 reviews

                                                                                                        vip
                                                                                                        1.0

                                                                                                        19 reviews

                                                                                                        Dined on May 27, 2016

                                                                                                        overall1food1service2ambience3

                                                                                                        Definitely wouldnt return as Brunch was well below average. Service was very poor, and management staff wasn't familiar that I wanted to make sure that they knew I booked my reservations via OPENTABLE. They need to get it together.

                                                                                                      2. M

                                                                                                        Movistar26

                                                                                                        San Diego

                                                                                                        9 reviews

                                                                                                        vip
                                                                                                        3.0

                                                                                                        9 reviews

                                                                                                        Dined on May 8, 2016

                                                                                                        overall3food3service3ambience3

                                                                                                        Our table was not cleaned well. The prixe fix brunch menu had no breakfast items on it. The food was just above a chain restaurant. They added a 22% gratuity for a party of three. Sadly very disappointed.

                                                                                                      3. DD

                                                                                                        DowntownDiane

                                                                                                        Chicago

                                                                                                        10 reviews

                                                                                                        4.0

                                                                                                        10 reviews

                                                                                                        Dined on March 27, 2016

                                                                                                        overall4food2service4ambience4

                                                                                                        Sunday brunch spots can be crowded but Glass Door is tucked away and you can usually just walk in with no reservation. Unfortunately the food has gone downhill since I was last there, so breakfast is just okay now but the beautiful view and charming service keeps it on my recommend list. They changed the outside patio from tables for two to a long counter with seating facing the water, which accommodates more guests. Some pluses, food is order off the menu and even at 10:30 AM you can choose from breakfast or lunch choices so good for a group.

                                                                                                      4. S

                                                                                                        Sandy

                                                                                                        San Diego

                                                                                                        1 review

                                                                                                        5.0

                                                                                                        1 review

                                                                                                        Dined on March 22, 2016

                                                                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                        Glass Door roof top bar is one of the rare jewels in spectrum of restaurants in Little Italy! Kind of hidden if you don't know about it or never seen the beautiful terrace from India street where most of the restaurants and dinning in Little Italy are... Ever since I discovered with my husband one night it become my favorite bar... Where should I begin... The view is amazing, the food is just delicious.. The prices are great..and the friendly helpful staff is always around! My favorite and the best host is Richard the guy who can make all your bar wish come true... Richard the greatest!:))) I celebrated there my birthday, my wedding party, friends night out.. Etc With two words the BEST BAR I know in Little Italy - I always come back!:)))))

                                                                                                      5. OT

                                                                                                        OpenTable Diner

                                                                                                        San Diego

                                                                                                        4 reviews

                                                                                                        2.0

                                                                                                        4 reviews

                                                                                                        Dined on March 12, 2016

                                                                                                        overall2food3service1ambience2

                                                                                                        Used to go here a few years ago and it was lively and fun. This time, there was hardly anyone in there on a Saturday night. The service was bad, the menu was nothing special and a bit overpriced in my opinion. My salmon salad was literally salmon on top of lettuce with two tiny pieces of cucumbers. They need help!

                                                                                                      6. YE

                                                                                                        YummyEats

                                                                                                        San Diego

                                                                                                        2 reviews

                                                                                                        4.0

                                                                                                        2 reviews

                                                                                                        Dined on February 29, 2016

                                                                                                        overall4food2service3ambience5

                                                                                                        It's exactly that, food was delicious but even after 6 shared plates between 3 people we all still left hungry. The beef carpaccio was literally 3 bites, beautiful view though that's the biggest draw

                                                                                                      7. KM

                                                                                                        KaylaM

                                                                                                        Las Vegas

                                                                                                        2 reviews

                                                                                                        1.0

                                                                                                        2 reviews

                                                                                                        Dined on February 14, 2016

                                                                                                        overall1food3service1ambience4

                                                                                                        The service was horrible here. We sat for a very long time before anyone waited on us or even acknowledged we were there.

                                                                                                      8. KD

                                                                                                        KD79

                                                                                                        Jacksonville

                                                                                                        5 reviews

                                                                                                        4.0

                                                                                                        5 reviews

                                                                                                        Dined on February 14, 2016

                                                                                                        overall4food4service3ambience3

                                                                                                        Went here for Valentine 2016. Has a nice view of the bay and wentr right beforse sunset and enjoyed a prix fixe dinner menu while the sun laid to rest. You get nice night time views from the city lights. The food was excellent highly recommend the Wagu Steak if they have it on the menu

                                                                                                      9. OT

                                                                                                        OpenTable Diner

                                                                                                        New York Area

                                                                                                        5 reviews

                                                                                                        2.0

                                                                                                        5 reviews

                                                                                                        Dined on February 13, 2016

                                                                                                        overall2food2service1ambience4

                                                                                                        nice looking place but service is awful. they were out of what I ordered and never told me about it. Lots of other more friendly places in the area.

                                                                                                      10. KM

                                                                                                        KaylaM

                                                                                                        Las Vegas

                                                                                                        2 reviews

                                                                                                        3.0

                                                                                                        2 reviews

                                                                                                        Dined on February 13, 2016

                                                                                                        overall3food3service1ambience4

                                                                                                        Service was horrible. We waited 30 minutes before anyone came to the table.

                                                                                                      11. N

                                                                                                        Newguy

                                                                                                        San Diego

                                                                                                        126 reviews

                                                                                                        4.0

                                                                                                        126 reviews

                                                                                                        Dined on February 11, 2016

                                                                                                        overall4food4service4ambience4

                                                                                                        We enjoyed our visit to the Glass Door. The view is really something else and it's probably the best thing about the restaurant. The menu doesn't have that much to offer in terms of variety but we were happy with our dish of short ribs. It's a bit hard to enjoy the view from inside, especially if there's a line of people sitting at the outside seats. The restaurant is basically the bar, both from the point of view of the menu as well as the noise level. The place is great if your expectations are aligned correctly.

                                                                                                      12. CG

                                                                                                        CG37

                                                                                                        San Diego

                                                                                                        3 reviews

                                                                                                        vip
                                                                                                        5.0

                                                                                                        3 reviews

                                                                                                        Dined on January 2, 2016

                                                                                                        overall5food5service4ambience5

                                                                                                        The restaurant was surprisingly not crowded on a Saturday evening. We had our choice of tables and were attended to quickly. The entire restaurant has more of a "bar" feeling and the menu is not extensive (with more appetizers than than dinner options), however every single food item we ordered was delicious! And the view is just awesome!

                                                                                                      13. M

                                                                                                        Michael

                                                                                                        San Diego

                                                                                                        2 reviews

                                                                                                        2.0

                                                                                                        2 reviews

                                                                                                        Dined on December 31, 2015

                                                                                                        overall2food2service3ambience3

                                                                                                        Our very expensive fixed price New Year's Eve dinner was a big disappointment. It took forever to get our salad, which was the best part of the 3 course dinner. The main course was about 30 minutes after the salad and of poor quality and quantity. Even the vegetable were not fully cooked and were cold and hard. The dessert was served about 30 minutes after we finished main course and it was awful. Neither of us in our party or 2 could eat it. With all the great restaurants located around the area, I would actually walk the short distance to one of these. The value for the price was very poor.

                                                                                                      14. OT

                                                                                                        OpenTable Diner

                                                                                                        San Diego

                                                                                                        1 review

                                                                                                        1.0

                                                                                                        1 review

                                                                                                        Dined on December 31, 2015

                                                                                                        overall1food1service1ambience2

                                                                                                        Food was cold, lacking flavor and late. Service was sub par: poor wine etiquette, inconsistent, and inexperienced. Complained to management who comped 10% off of the final bill which was still did not make the overall experience worth it.

                                                                                                      15. OT

                                                                                                        OpenTable Diner

                                                                                                        San Diego

                                                                                                        2 reviews

                                                                                                        2.0

                                                                                                        2 reviews

                                                                                                        Dined on December 26, 2015

                                                                                                        overall2food2service1ambience1

                                                                                                        Service was horrible. We had to let our waiter know anytime and every time we wanted or needed something, he got my order wrong then didn't want to replace it, and were being hurried out so our table could be added for a large party, when we made reservations and were told to sit wherever we liked. It was our first time, and probably our last.

                                                                                                      16. T

                                                                                                        Tempmo

                                                                                                        Chicago

                                                                                                        8 reviews

                                                                                                        vip
                                                                                                        3.0

                                                                                                        8 reviews

                                                                                                        Dined on December 24, 2015

                                                                                                        overall3food3service3ambience2

                                                                                                        Food was good short ribs were very good Liked the Brussel sprout appetizer They charged for the bread which in a moderately expensive restaurant seems unusual

                                                                                                      17. NC

                                                                                                        NorCalBayArea

                                                                                                        San Francisco

                                                                                                        8 reviews

                                                                                                        vip
                                                                                                        1.0

                                                                                                        8 reviews

                                                                                                        Dined on December 24, 2015

                                                                                                        overall1food1service3ambience4

                                                                                                        Go to The Glass Door for the San Diego harbor and city views. Do not go to The Glass Door for the food. How can a Cesar Salad be boring? These guys managed to do this. The sliders were Ok. Period.

                                                                                                      18. D

                                                                                                        Diane

                                                                                                        San Diego

                                                                                                        28 reviews

                                                                                                        vip
                                                                                                        4.0

                                                                                                        28 reviews

                                                                                                        Dined on November 7, 2015

                                                                                                        overall4food4service5ambience5

                                                                                                        Celebrated mutual birthdays for brunch, it was a perfect day, enjoyed the venue and food, we will definitely be back ... having the free 2 hour valet parking is a real plus, and appreciated

                                                                                                      19. JM

                                                                                                        JustMyOpinion

                                                                                                        San Diego

                                                                                                        2 reviews

                                                                                                        vip
                                                                                                        2.0

                                                                                                        2 reviews

                                                                                                        Dined on October 2, 2015

                                                                                                        overall2food2service2ambience2

                                                                                                        Average food. Slightly less than average service. Web site states valet parking but valet was only available to hotel guests and not restaurant guests. Parking is tough in Little Italy and the valet parking was one of the reasons I selected this restaurant. Nice view but you can find that at other places. Not horrible but not special in anyway except for the view.

                                                                                                      20. n

                                                                                                        notgreat

                                                                                                        San Diego

                                                                                                        1 review

                                                                                                        3.0

                                                                                                        1 review

                                                                                                        Dined on September 18, 2015

                                                                                                        overall3food5service2ambience5

                                                                                                        Our waitress was lacking in social skills and attentiveness for most of our visit, even checking on a special for me and never coming back to actually confirm what it was. Our drinks were left empty, we were not asked if we wanted more, nor offered water. And had to wait quite awhile to get our check. Had service been better we most likely would have stayed longer.

                                                                                                      21. M

                                                                                                        Mrsbobby

                                                                                                        Seattle

                                                                                                        2 reviews

                                                                                                        3.0

                                                                                                        2 reviews

                                                                                                        Dined on September 18, 2015

                                                                                                        overall3food2service1ambience5

                                                                                                        The service was bad only because there was only one waiter for the whole place at 5pm on a Friday! We felt terrible for the waiter, he was trying to hard. The management should ashamed. The food was ok. Maybe I just got the wrong thing. The view is amazing but I doubt I would go back or recommend.

                                                                                                      22. OT

                                                                                                        OpenTable Diner

                                                                                                        San Diego

                                                                                                        1 review

                                                                                                        4.0

                                                                                                        1 review

                                                                                                        Dined on September 18, 2015

                                                                                                        overall4food4service2ambience5

                                                                                                        We walked in and the place was beautiful and the hostess gave us a choice of where we could sit. The server came up and got our drink orders right away, gave us our drinks...and then we didn't see him for almost 20 minutes. We were there at 7:30...so really there's no mistaking whether or not we are there for a meal. He dropped off the appetizer after we were finally able to order it, then ran off without giving us silverware or napkins or plates to share. He made it seem like we were bothering him because every time he dropped something off we would ask for something else. I was a server for a really long time, and I know when things are busy it is hard to keep up, so we were patient....but it was not busy. That was one of the charms, it seemed to be fairly empty which made you feel like you found a hidden gem. Had to ask for water and then another 20 minutes of missing server we were finally able to order our food....after asking if we could order our food...luckily it was delicious because we never got the "how is everything?" question. One person in our group had been several times and she said it is always the same story. great food and views, service is pretty awful. Luckily it was priced fairly, so i guess that balances things out a bit...

                                                                                                      23. A

                                                                                                        Anonymous

                                                                                                        San Diego

                                                                                                        9 reviews

                                                                                                        vip
                                                                                                        2.0

                                                                                                        9 reviews

                                                                                                        Dined on September 3, 2015

                                                                                                        overall2food4service2ambience2

                                                                                                        Website states they specialize in seafood. Only 1 seafood entrée on the menu. People arriving after us got their meals before us. In spite of negatives, my short rib entrée was delicious.

                                                                                                      24. OT

                                                                                                        OpenTable Diner

                                                                                                        London

                                                                                                        1 review

                                                                                                        1.0

                                                                                                        1 review

                                                                                                        Dined on August 15, 2015

                                                                                                        overall1food1service1ambience4

                                                                                                        Service was terrible, food was terrible. I will never return to this restaurant. It's not worth it just for the view.

                                                                                                      25. SD

                                                                                                        SanDiego92101

                                                                                                        San Diego

                                                                                                        13 reviews

                                                                                                        vip
                                                                                                        1.0

                                                                                                        13 reviews

                                                                                                        Dined on June 21, 2015

                                                                                                        overall1food1service3ambience1

                                                                                                        The restaurant has nice views and cute decor. I made a reservation for 8 in advance. My family & I were celebrating Father's day. The 1 waitress/bartender/bosser Krissy was friendly and tried her best, however she was the ONLY one there. Service was an issue but not Krissy's fault. She was all alone and had to tend to the Father's day brunch rush. I am not exaggerating but it took us nearly 30 min to simply order. After waiting forever for our food to be prepared, food was terrible, dry, tasteless, and cold!!! Biggest waste of $300 ever! Don't waste your money or your time by going to Glass Door for anything!

                                                                                                      26. M

                                                                                                        Marie007

                                                                                                        Los Angeles

                                                                                                        16 reviews

                                                                                                        vip
                                                                                                        3.0

                                                                                                        16 reviews

                                                                                                        Dined on June 21, 2015

                                                                                                        overall3food3service1ambience4

                                                                                                        They need to have friendlier service people for Sunday buffet brunch. The hostess was not professional.

                                                                                                      27. E

                                                                                                        Edith

                                                                                                        San Diego

                                                                                                        1 review

                                                                                                        5.0

                                                                                                        1 review

                                                                                                        Dined on May 19, 2015

                                                                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                        I'm so happy I celebrated my birthday there! Excellent service and delicious food!

                                                                                                      28. L

                                                                                                        Lindsay

                                                                                                        San Diego

                                                                                                        2 reviews

                                                                                                        vip
                                                                                                        3.0

                                                                                                        2 reviews

                                                                                                        Dined on April 21, 2015

                                                                                                        overall3food1service2ambience5

                                                                                                        The view was utterly fantastic and gorgeous. The ambiance of the restaurant is unique and pretty. The food left much to be desired though. Nobody in my group of 4 enjoyed their meals. The duck fat fries sounded much better than they tasted. The lamb was dry, the sauce did not compliment the lamb, and the couscous was bland. The chicken was TINY and flavorless. The burger was nothing special. The best part of my meal was the strawberry mojito and house Cabernet. I've heard that the brunch experience here is much better, and that the $10 bottomless mimosas alone are worth it. I'd be willing to come back to try brunch, but never again for dinner! Not worth the money!

                                                                                                      29. OT

                                                                                                        OpenTable Diner

                                                                                                        San Diego

                                                                                                        1 review

                                                                                                        2.0

                                                                                                        1 review

                                                                                                        Dined on April 11, 2015

                                                                                                        overall2food2service2ambience5

                                                                                                        The restaurant is gorgeous & the view even more so. I had eaten here once before & loved it. I made a reservation for 8 nearly 3 weeks in advance. My family & I were celebrating my 30th bday. The staff was friendly however there was only one bartender on a Saturday evening & one server. I am not exaggerating but it took us nearly 40 min to get our 1st round of drinks. We were all happy & celebrating so we choose to not complain. The waiter finally took our order & 1 hour later we had not received any of the appetizers or our 2nd round of drinks. We were not the only patrons that were upset & waiting. In fact smaller groups left. My father & boyfriend made the call for us to leave! I was disappointed because this was a very special dinner for me. The chef & manager pleaded with us to stay but the damage was done. Luckily we were in Little Italy & found a great Italian restaurant right around the corner that was perfect!!!

                                                                                                      30. OT

                                                                                                        OpenTable Diner

                                                                                                        Baltimore

                                                                                                        1 review

                                                                                                        1.0

                                                                                                        1 review

                                                                                                        Dined on March 14, 2015

                                                                                                        overall1food1service3ambience1

                                                                                                        The only decent thing about this restaurant was the view, you were lucky enough to get a seat outsude. The food was terrible, tasteless, and too dry to eaat without water. Not to mention, we were handed menus, told to seat ourselves, with not one open table.The place was smelly and a mess. Youre in Little Italy, make a better choice. Disappointed

                                                                                                      31. d

                                                                                                        delebb

                                                                                                        Exclusive

                                                                                                        2 reviews

                                                                                                        1.0

                                                                                                        2 reviews

                                                                                                        Dined on March 6, 2015

                                                                                                        overall1food1service2ambience3

                                                                                                        Though boasting a splendid panoramic view of the harbor and Little Italy, this establishment has very little else going for it. To sum up, it is a typical, bland hotel restaurant with overpriced and mediocre grub, poorly mixed drinks, and-- aside from the view-- no real sense of ambience. Our server was both competent and friendly, so service was no issue. Just wish some effort at all had been put into the menu. Disappointing way to waste a date night.

                                                                                                      32. OT

                                                                                                        OpenTable Diner

                                                                                                        San Diego

                                                                                                        1 review

                                                                                                        3.0

                                                                                                        1 review

                                                                                                        Dined on February 28, 2015

                                                                                                        overall3food3service5ambience1

                                                                                                        Enjoyed view. You have nice people working for you. The music was so loud that it ruined the dining experience. Friday was loud and Saturday was off the chart loud. I don't call that energetic. I call it extremely annoying. If it hadn't been raining I would have gone outside. My guess is that you pipe that horrible music out there. First night's dinner was good with the steak entree. We thought we'd try your duck fries before ordering dinner on Saturday. They were undercooked. Your complementary breakfasts were good. I would not have dinner here again.

                                                                                                      33. S

                                                                                                        Sandiegans

                                                                                                        San Diego

                                                                                                        99 reviews

                                                                                                        vip
                                                                                                        3.0

                                                                                                        99 reviews

                                                                                                        Dined on February 27, 2015

                                                                                                        overall3food3service4ambience4

                                                                                                        Lovely view of San Diego. Service was attentive, food credible. My friends loved the scallop dish. My duck was pretty good. The salad also was decent. I don't like high stools, find them slightly comfortable, and that is mostly what is possible there.

                                                                                                      34. j

                                                                                                        jdrinca

                                                                                                        San Diego

                                                                                                        34 reviews

                                                                                                        5.0

                                                                                                        34 reviews

                                                                                                        Dined on February 22, 2015

                                                                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                        This restaurant is becoming a family favorite. It is really a bar with some extra table seating, but the menu is good--nice selection of salads, appetizers, sandwiches and entrees. Preparation is creative and fresh. The bar is well lit and attractively decorated. I feel comfortable there with my well-behaved 9 and 14 year old children with sophisticated palates. They like the pulled pork burger and scallops. Service is good. View is outstanding.

                                                                                                      35. j

                                                                                                        jens

                                                                                                        Western NC

                                                                                                        2 reviews

                                                                                                        3.0

                                                                                                        2 reviews

                                                                                                        Dined on December 25, 2014

                                                                                                        overall3food3service5ambience4

                                                                                                        The appetizer lentil & ham hock soup was very flavorful and probably one of the best lentils I've had, but my entree steak was not really seasoned and was "eh" overall. The chocolate cake was also kind of dry. Nothing was horrible/bad, but I wouldn't return. Service was great though and they had a beautiful view of San Diego!

                                                                                                      36. NN

                                                                                                        NikkiNamaste

                                                                                                        San Diego

                                                                                                        1 review

                                                                                                        2.0

                                                                                                        1 review

                                                                                                        Dined on November 27, 2014

                                                                                                        overall2food4service1ambience4

                                                                                                        Got right in before our reservation time, & the staff was very nice. Unfortunately, our waitress was terrible at her job. I ordered a cocktail & my appetizer came before my cocktail. My husband's drink sat empty for almost 15 minutes, with the waitress AND THE OWNER walking past it four times. My entree was very good (we ate there for thanksgiving, so I had the turkey dinner), but my husband was not impressed with his pan seared cod. There was also a very loud party at the table next to us, but that wasn't the staff's fault. It was just annoying.

                                                                                                      37. B

                                                                                                        Bill

                                                                                                        Richmond

                                                                                                        38 reviews

                                                                                                        vip
                                                                                                        5.0

                                                                                                        38 reviews

                                                                                                        Dined on November 27, 2014

                                                                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                        I was traveling to California to spend Thanksgiving with my son who is based at Camp Pendleton. I was looking for a restaurant that would serve a traditional Thanksgiving dinner. The Glass Door advertised that it was doing so. For Thanksgiving they had a price fixe menu that really fit the bill. It started with a lamb shank barley soup that was excellent. For the main course I had free range turkey, cornbread stuffing, yams, masked potatoes, and mushrooms. For dessert I topped it off with pumpkin pie. The service was outstanding with two waitresses and the owner checking up that we were satisfied. We were and I would highly recommend it.

                                                                                                      38. OT

                                                                                                        OpenTable Diner

                                                                                                        San Diego

                                                                                                        1 review

                                                                                                        4.0

                                                                                                        1 review

                                                                                                        Dined on November 27, 2014

                                                                                                        overall4food3service5ambience4

                                                                                                        The service was excellent, the view was great, the process were good, and the food was good. No complaints.

                                                                                                      39. SY

                                                                                                        SYoung

                                                                                                        Los Angeles

                                                                                                        14 reviews

                                                                                                        4.0

                                                                                                        14 reviews

                                                                                                        Dined on November 17, 2014

                                                                                                        overall4food4service4ambience4

                                                                                                        This is actually more of a bar than a dining room though they do have tables and a full dinner menu. The neat thing is they have a balcony with seats facing the view which would be great for small parties (1-3). Larger groups than that, it's difficult to hold a conversation. Perfect for drinks. The menu is suited for sharing dishes and everything was delicious. The service started off a bit slow but then was fine. The one poor waiter did a really good job staying on top of things once he got rolling. The actual dining tables are in the bar area and it is very loud. Fine for social gatherings but I wouldn't do a business meal there again due to the noise level.

                                                                                                      40. JD

                                                                                                        JunDine

                                                                                                        San Diego

                                                                                                        2 reviews

                                                                                                        2.0

                                                                                                        2 reviews

                                                                                                        Dined on November 8, 2014

                                                                                                        overall2food1service1ambience4

                                                                                                        Waiter unfamiliar with menu. Service very slow/drinks order +30 mins. Food portions tiny.

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