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1500 Orange Ave, Hotel del Coronado, Coronado, CA 92118-2918
+1 619-522-8490
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (47 reviews)
“sea bass” (32 reviews)
“crab cakes” (24 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1500 Orange Ave, Hotel del Coronado, Coronado, CA 92118-2918
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This place did not serve good food, They served a perfect magical dish. Chef Eric and the other chefs delivered quality and perfection. The atmosphere and ambiance is what brings a lot of people to this place, but for me it is all about the...More

Thank Calvin M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Joined friends for lunch and love this iconic famous hotel and restaurant does not disappoint! The tomato soup was awesome as well as the vegan quinoa squash appetizer! Lovely outdoor or indoor dining! Waiters were attentive!

Thank Claudia M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Had a business meeting here for brunch. Amazing atmosphere watching the visitors and guest of hotel on the beach . Ordered the breakfast buffet and just delicious!! You can also ask for eggs benedict. The small tamales are the best! Very friendly wait staff offered...More

Thank Susan D
Reviewed 4 days ago

Granted almost thirty dollars for a sandwich is very expensive, however it was so worth it! My crab Reuben was scrumptious! I savored every bite. Everything we had was delicious. The setting is so gorgeous and relaxing. The service was friendly and professional. My husband...More

Thank Debbie J
Reviewed 5 days ago

Went to the hotel del for lunch with another couple to experience the atmosphere and history. Although the food was very good, and the service was good, it seemed a bit over priced for a light lunch. Must be paying for the experience. No regrets...More

Thank Lyle K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kitchen was slow on Thanksgiving weekend because it was real busy but the food was good. Service was great. Service was great!

Thank 386araa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although expensive, at least for lunch I felt like it was good value. Food and service with both outstanding. We were pleasantly surprised at the meal sizes, such as the lobster bisque which was wonderful. Crab cake was a good size and fresh made. The...More

Thank RealW0rldTraveller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I asked friends and colleagues where I should go in San Diego as a first timer, The Hotel Del Coronado (“The Del”) came up over and over again as a must visit resort. This larger than life spectacular place is a bit overwhelming upon...More

Thank LifeFoodWine
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stay at hotel Del Coronado and wanted a quick lunch. We expected a good atmosphere, good service and delicious food. However this day the Sheerwater was not able to deliver on any of our expectations. As guest on the hotel there are no priority....More

Thank Ina F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even for a restaurant on Coronado Island, the price for Saturday Brunch (about $37.50 per person) was an insult to our pocketbook and palate. It was not a champaign brunch. The food was stale (pancakes, tamales, bacon, scrambled eggs, etc, etc) and the service was...More

Thank Daniel R
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29 April 2017|
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Response from Sal L | Reviewed this property |
Coffee and tea were included.
Judi T
5 October 2016|
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Response from Balticlight | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry but I'm not sure. I know there is a huge buffet. But I don't know if all of it is available for a continental breakfast. That means get be just cold food, but I'm not certain.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$50
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, View, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1500 Orange Ave, Hotel del Coronado, Coronado, CA 92118-2918
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Coronado
  • Phone Number: +1 619-522-8490
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Experience the warm ocean breeze and iconic California sunsets at our DELightful beachfront Coronado restaurant, Sheerwater. Enjoy fresh local seafood, savory smoked meats complete with housemade barbecue sauces and slaws, sandwiches and salads, plus an expansive breakfast buffet and a special kids menu. Serving breakfast, lunch, cocktails, light fare and dinner daily.
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