Image Courtesy of: The Marine Room
The Marine Room Restaurant, which opened its doors in 1941, is a world class multi-award winner in a class all by itself. Yes, The Marine Room Restaurant (17) is a special occasion restaurant destination second to none. But any occasion is a special occasion, when you dine here! Thus, it continues a tradition of excellence, which is not to be missed.
And you should most definitely join Chef Bernard Guillas and Chef de Cuisine, Ron Oliver on a culinary journey as you indulge in global cuisine rooted in the French classics. And it is not uncommon for these personable world renowned chefs to come out of the kitchen to greet you at your table.
Yet, the show stopper at The Marine Room Restaurant is dining here at high tide when the waves actually smash against the windows while you dine. With the ocean tide just inches from your window it is more than great dining, it’s an experience not to be missed. Advanced reservations for high tide dining at The Marine Room Restaurant are an absolute must!
Yet, you will never be disappointed when you dine at The Marine Room Restaurant. Upon your arrival, you will be greeted by a valet parking attendant. Then it’s down a flight of stairs to a breathtaking view of flood lights on the ocean. All of the seating is excellent, but do ask the hostess for a window seat especially at high tide.
As for the cuisine, each memorable entree is artistically created under the direction of Executive Chef Bernard Guillas, whose global travels inspire many of the unique flavors that grace the menu. You will undoubtedly enjoy their classic Caesar salad prepared with pomp and fanfare gueridonstyle (table side) by Manager Matthew Caponi.
The list of entrees are all fabulous at The Marine Room Restauant. The country meadow rack of lamb, for example, is savory as is the sesame peppered ahi tuna accompanied with a crisp mango salad.
The daily pastries created daily by theirown pastry chef are the piece de resistance. So put your diet to the size and go ahead and indulge your sweet tooth with their dessert triology or one of the many other tantalizing desserts to complete your meal.
The Marine Room Restaurant offers a truly unique location for your next special event. Plus, The Marine Room Restaurant is available for stunning private daytime affairs for up to 250 people from 10 a.m.–4 p.m. The Marine Room Restaurant is the perfect location to host a corporate event, wedding or reception, private party, family milestone, or elegant luncheon. Enjoy enchanting views of the sun and surf while The Marine Room Restaurant is exclusively yours for your event.
The Marine Room Restaurant, 2000 Spindrift Dr., La Jolla (858-459-7222). It’s open for dinner only nightly, Sun.–Thurs. 6 p.m.–9:30 p.m. and Fri.–Sat. 5:30 p.m.–10 p.m. Lounge is open 4 p.m. to close. Happy hour Sun.–Fri. 4 p.m.–6 p.m. You have undoubtedly tried the rest, now discover the best restaurant in San Diego if not the entire world. Best of all The Marine Room Restaurant and its world renowned chefs are all right here in beautiful San Diego, California!
Happy Hour at The Marine Room
Features an artisan cheese service, global wines and spirits.