We had an amazing experience ! Our server Anna was super friendly and efficient, the scallop were amazing and the dessert was great as well! I'll be back!
A nice return to this restaurant. Staff was very helpful from the valet, the hostess, the servers, and the rest of the staff. Service was excellent without being overbearing. larger parties were seated so their conversations would not interfere with the smaller groups seated nearby. Great selection of seafood and meats with a large selection of appetizers fit for all. Will return again.
Went here to celebrate a significant anniversary and were treated incredibly well by everyone. Rose petals on our table, kind and attentive server and the food was amazing! Highly recommend the filet with bearnaise topped with shrimp and crab, wedge salad and the jumbo shrimp cocktail.
My new favorite restaurant in San Diego - everything was perfect!
Only thing I didn't LIKE was the parking. You pay ALOT for eating then you pay to get your car? Very high end service along with the high price, but what the heck...We ALL DESERVE to splurge now and then!
Everything was perfect! From the moment we walked in until the end of our dinner. PJ was our server and man did he kill it! So attentive to every single detail and had a good vibe about him. Highly recommend this place to whoever is looking for seafood in the San Diego area. The ambience, food, hospitality was nothing short of amazing. It was my 1 year anniversary and the staff welcomed us with open arms. Thx for the complimentary desert and thank you for a memorable night that we will not soon forget!
Service at Truluck’s was amazing. Top notch.
Loved the piano music and singer. Beautiful.
Lighting was perfect. Few children. Yay! Very adult atmosphere.
The food was good. My husband’s steak was perfection. It was butterflied, well done, with bearnaise , and yet was still juicy and delicious.
My salmon was OK, but nothing to rave about. Insane carrot cake. Save your calories.
I would return for a date or special group occasion. It felt special and I loved that all of our seating requests were perfectly attended to.
As always, the stone crab and lobster were fantastic and the service exceptional. The manager Alex, and our serving team of Matt and PJ, made it a wonderful evening for our anniversary. If you love seafood and want a place with great ambiance and service, look no further.
We had the most beautiful table of the restaurant. And everything was perfect. Great service, great food and wines and amazing location and ambiance.
The ambient is nice, seat is comfort, service is friendly.
recommended fish dish is very fresh, nicely plated and taste impressive.
we like medium-well cooked Beef, it was the best so far in all fine-dine restaurants we went.
oysters are crispy and sweet. The three-flavor, flaming cake , scorched with rum, interesting.
Value for money is always discounting. Wait staff bartenders are always amazing. Great service. Over priced.
Had a great dinner. Quiet enough for a business meeting and the staff was excellent. The steak and seafood was incredible. The follow up call afterwards was an excellent touch as well.
El lugar y el ambiente vívido y agradable, la comida, al menos lo que cenamos ese día buena sin ser memorable.
Another awesome all you can eat stone crab dinner! Too bad the season doesn't run all year long. The food, drinks and staff at Truluck's are awesome!
I went here for Mother's Day. The calamari was overlooked and dry. We ordered the miso sea bass and it was extremely fishy. I told my waitress and she was quite rude and just took the plate from me without asking if I wanted something else. A manager stepped in and I was able to order something else. I was extremely disappointed with the food and my waitress was not very nice
Attentive service. Did an excellent job recognizing our occasion.
This was the BEST Restaurant we have ever eaten at and the Service was incredible, although they were truly busy! We will definitely be back and are looking forward to it! Thanks for your service!
Heard about this restaurant from a friend. We wanted to try an upscale place with fresh seafood. Truluck's did not disappoint. The crab, fish and scallops were very fresh. Preparation and presentation were top notch. Service was impeccable. They paid close attention to my wife's particular allergies to certain spices. Highly recommended. We will return for more!
To my husband and myself eating at Truluks was an exceptional experience. The service, food, and ambiance was wonderful, so much so we ate here Monday and Friday of the same week. Open a Truluck in NYC and we’re there in a heartbeat 💗
We had Mother’s Day dinner. The entire party enjoyed their meals. The crab cakes were very tasty and I would recommend the baked Alaska dessert, it comes with a show!
Gracious welcome and nice birthday treatment for dessert. Stonecrabs were excellent as usual.
Main course-black sea bass-(usually my favorite) was very disappointing. When I told our waiter,
he was totally unsympathetic; His only real lapse of the evening. Also, the baked alaska, while a beautiful presentation, was an unimpressive eat.
the happy hour menu was very nice, jumbo cocktail shrimp & Ahi tartar tuna tower are the best, we love that so much.
stone crab craw, lobster tail top with crab meat, are so good, we will go back for sure
This is one of those places where you take a special someone for a true "night out." The service and food are impeccable and you certainly pay for the privilege (yet you know that going in). All you can eat stone crab is fantastic (although not cheap at $85 pp), but fresh and incredibly tasty. All in all, a great evening.
Service was impeccable, food was outstanding. Pricey but worth it.
Fantastic experience. The food was awesomely good and the service from PJ was superb.
Hats off to the staff of Truluck’s for a great anniversary dinner with my beautiful wife and close friends
Love dining at Truluck's, it never disappoints. Impeccable service, half price drinks for happy hour, fantastic seafood, and live piano created the perfect birthday for my wife. Plus they call you the next day to make sure you had a great dining experience. Every time I've been here, it's always a 5 star experience.
The food and service was amazing. We highly recommend the Ultimate King crab, scallops, crab cake, and shrimp cocktail. We busted our pants to finish every delicious bite. Thank you Matt for making my wife feel special on her birthday. Desserts were to die for. You will definitely see us soon.
Very good, excellent service, great atmosphere. Second time eating there, both times I was impressed.
Came here to celebrate my husband’s birthday and we didn’t regret choosing this place. My husband wanted to eat seafood and yelp had good reviews for this place.
Food was great, friendly staff & perfect ambiance to celebrate a special occassion. Would definitely come back next time we’re
in La Jolla
Best restaurant ever! This restaurant exceeded my expectations in so many ways. The food was exquisite, wine list to die for and the service was the best I have ever had in a life time of eating out. My family was traveling through town and picked this place based on reviews and proximity to our hotel. We didn’t realized how upscale of a place this was and my husband and I brought our 5 and 7 year old sons and after a day at LEGO land and the beach we were definitely not looking our best. The hostesses were kind and welcoming regardless and Sam, our amazing waiter for the evening, was the epitome of exceptional service bending over backwards to accommodate our children and make them feel comfortable as well as ensure my husband and I got to enjoy a fine dining experience. From working out custom menus with the chefs, educating my children on seafood consumption techniques and patiently answering their every question I was astonished at his grace and kindness. This restaurant and its management and staff have my highest respect and adoration.
We had an amazing experience for our 2 year anniversary. Brian’s service was on point and he really made us feel special. We’ll definitely be coming back and recommend Truluck’s to our friends and family, encouraging them to request Brian as their server.
Sammy was a phenomenal waiter and outstanding wine steward. Delicious food and drink! Great music and ambiance.
Every time we go to San Diego we put Truluck's on our must do list and it has never disappointed. We just love it!
Went for my fiancé’s birthday. We were seated and greeted promptly. We ordered our drinks and casually looked over the menu. We were never rushed (we were loving the live music - amazing singer + pianist) as we had finished 2 drinks each before ordering the cold shellfish platter and crab cakes-probably top 3 I’ve ever had. They are what everyone raves about, and so am I. The Miso-Glazed Seabass was cooked to perfection and the crab fried rice was a nice pairing. For dessert we were comped the Baked Alaskan. SO GOOD! I would have to say, for having fresh seafood come in daily from Florida and being a “franchise”. It was a great dining experience. Would recommend for a special occasion.
The food and the service were great. My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed the experience of celebrating our wedding anniversary at Truluck’s.
Excellent service and the stone crabs were delicious. Overall to notch experience.
We went for my Wife's Birthday. From the moment we walked in we were treated like we were the most important couple dinning there that night. We had a Shrimp Cocktail, Oysters on the half shell, a Bowl of Lobster bisque and the Premium King Crab leg and a bottle of our favorite wine. The crab leg was 1LB by itself.
Since it was her birthday they treated us to Baked Alaska. Wonderful flavor with a great flaming presentation.
This is not a Budget Crab Restaurant but a great place to go when you want to eat the best quality seafood in town.
Brian took charge of our dinner from the start and did not disappoint! We were able to sample stone crab claws, oysters Rockefeller, a crab cake, salmon with bernaise, yellowtail- and some great sides. Sautéed garlic spinach and an order of the crab fried rice. We brought food back with us along with some carrot cake to enjoy tomorrow. The restaurant is lovely and we were given a wonderful curved booth to enjoy our meal. The two ladies providing piano and vocals were great. So glad we chose Truluck’s for our memorable seafood dinner!
The Service was incredible! From the bartenders to the wait staff, everyone was attentive and thoughtful. This is definitely our go-to place for anniversaries and celebrations.
Sammy was our server and he was wonderful. He made us feel very comfortable with taking our time in ordering, offered input on dinner selections and wine pairing. We enjoyed him very much and we’ll ask for him when we come back. Great guy and an asset to your restaurant.