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Truluck's Seafood, Steak and Crab House - La Jolla

4.8
2608 reviews
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$31 to $50
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Seafood
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  • Special Occasion (93)
  • Romantic (75)
  • Good for Anniversaries (70)
We invite you to escape to Truluck's. A getaway for the senses.

Come savor the freshest Crab, direct from our own fisheries. Delight in our fresh-catch seafood menu or select tender, juicy steaks prepared to perfection. Then complement it all with delicious wines by the glass and bottle.

Best Seafood Restaurant in San Diego 2016 – USA TODAY’s 10Best.com 


Best Special Occasion Restaurant 2016 – San Diego Magazine Readers’ Choice Award

#1 Best Seafood in San Diego, 2016 Diners’ Choice Award – OpenTable

Best Seafood Restaurant in San Diego 2015 – USA TODAY’s 10Best.com

Best Overall Restaurant, Best Seafood and Best Happy Hour 2016 – La Jolla Village News


Gold Medallion Award for Best Seafood Fine Dining, San Diego– California Restaurant Association


Best Seafood Restaurant in San Diego 2014 – Zagat
Dining Style
Fine Dining
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Cuisines
Seafood
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Hours of operation
Cocktail Hour:

4:30pm - 7:00pm Daily.



Dinner:

Monday - Saturday, 5:00pm - 10:00pm.

Sunday: 5:00pm - 9:00pm.
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Phone number
(858) 453-2583
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Cross street: La Jolla Village Drive
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What 2608 People Are Saying
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OpenTable Diner (San Diego)
5.0
Dined 4 days ago

Staff on 1 - 10 a 15, great place -:):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

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OpenTable Diner 
2.0
Dined 5 days ago

My overall experience at Trulucks was ok. Kind of disappointed with our server as well as my fiancé. There was just a lot of excessive compliments that he was saying to my fiancé and unnecessary touching which made her uncomfortable as well as myself, and sort of creeped out.

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JayG 
4.0
Dined 5 days ago

The table was in a premier spot in the restaurant and was decorated nicely for my wife's birthday celebration. There was a piano player and the volume was perfect; loud enough to hear, but not overpowering. The service was impeccable, as always. When we asked for a suggestion on a wine selection, the waiter went to the bar and brought back 2 samples of Chardonnay for us to try. The stone crab claws were an excellent appetizer (the mustard sauce is addictive!) and the stuffed lobster tail that my wife had was incredible. They even brought a complimentary dessert for her! If I had one complaint, it would be the quality of the yellowtail that I had for my entree. It wasn't terrible, but it was a bit more 'fishy' than I would have expected from a prime seafood house.

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OpenTable Diner 
5.0
Dined 5 days ago

Our server was amazing! Gray met our needs, was personable, and knowledgeable regarding the wine and food menu. The food was excellent and met my expectations, considering the price. I would visit again for another special date!!

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vipOpenTable Diner (Orange County)
5.0
Dined 5 days ago

Wow! Enjoyed everything ! Sea bass was awesome. Carrot cake best dessert on the planet. Top to bottom 1st class

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OpenTable Diner (San Diego)
5.0
Dined 6 days ago

Trulucks is one of the best restaurants in San Diego. The food options are always creative, they are always open to making modifications if needed and the food has always been perfect. The staff is also incredible, they are friendly, helpful and laid back. They allow you to sit back, relax, and enjoy the evening. The wine list is extensive, and they also have a fair amount of beer options. We truly love going here for dinner with friends and family.

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vipOpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
3.0
Dined 7 days ago

Service and food could have been better for the price.
They called the day after and I expressed my displeasure, the gal that called was not trained for that response. I would have expected, “please come back, we will ....., but nothing”. We all make mistakes, the crime is not doing something to fix the mistake. There are quite a few good steak houses in San Diego, I would suggest trying another.

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Jim92014 (San Diego)
5.0
Dined on January 12, 2018

One of our favorites. Incredible food, outstanding service, terrific atmosphere. Whether we sit in the bar or dining room, it’s always fabulous. Highly recommend Truluck’s.

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vipOpenTable Diner (San Diego)
5.0
Dined on January 11, 2018

Forced length of reviews makes me not want to leave any. Especially when I don't have time.

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vipNoah (New York Area)
4.0
Dined on January 8, 2018

Had Crab cake appetizer that was pretty good. Heavily dressed could have had less dressing on. Had the tuna for dinner.
The the star of the evening was the amazing carrot cake. Best $11 ever spent. The slice was so big you can share for two three people. We brought at least half of it home

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Hours, Transportation, and Details

Dining Style
Fine Dining
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Cuisines
Seafood
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Hours of operation
Cocktail Hour:

4:30pm - 7:00pm Daily.



Dinner:

Monday - Saturday, 5:00pm - 10:00pm.

Sunday: 5:00pm - 9:00pm.
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Cross street
La Jolla Village Drive
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Price range
$31 to $50
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Payment options
AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Phone number
(858) 453-2583
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Entertainment
Live Piano Bar every night beginning at 6:00pm.
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Parking details
Valet and Hotel Parking available
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Executive chef
Chef Adam Lancaster
Additional
Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Entertainment, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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Special events & promotions
You'll be hooked on our private party rooms. The perfect place for meetings, luncheons, private parties or any occasion.

For more information, please contact Your Special Events Coordinator:

Denise Jones
(858) 453-2583
djones@trulucks.com

Private Dining

For fabulous parties, lasting memories and none of the stress, choose Truluck’s. We have several options to suit your Private Dining needs.

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