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1500 OCEAN

1500 Orange Ave, Hotel del Coronado, Coronado, CA 92118-2918
+1 619-522-8100
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“lamb” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Contemporary, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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1500 Orange Ave, Hotel del Coronado, Coronado, CA 92118-2918
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had dinner with coworkers while staying at the Loews. Very expensive restaurant. Service was lackluster. Server was very knowledgeable, but he did not have enough assistance. Bread guy just kept coming! Cocktails were fine. A friend of mine each did the three course. I had...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 366warrenk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So, if you want a nice restaurant, you should definitely go to 1500 Ocean. 1500 Ocean is a 4- star restaurant inside the Hotel Del Coronado. In the restaurant, you get a view of palm trees and the Pacific Ocean, hence the name 1500 Ocean....More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Nicholas R
Harold R, General Manager at 1500 OCEAN, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Nicholas R, How delightful it is to hear that you enjoyed an unforgettable meal with us at 1500 OCEAN. We’re thrilled our inspiring options, fresh cuisine, and amazing atmosphere made your dining experience perfect, and we look forward to serving you again soon. Sincerely,...More

Reviewed November 3, 2018

had the lamb and the fish. very good food but expensive. lovely view and nice gas fire tables. The staff was amazingMore

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Voyage07934227260
Harold R, General Manager at 1500 OCEAN, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2018

Dear Voyage07934227260, Thank you for sharing this experience with us. We’re thrilled you savored our delicious culinary offerings at 1500 OCEAN, complemented by the breathtaking views and inimitable atmosphere. We look forward to seeing you again soon for another meal. Sincerely, Jun Sur Director of...More

Reviewed October 25, 2018

This was the splurge meal of our vacation, but it was worth it. We were seated outside, but not too close to one of those flame throwing heaters. (Seriously, if it is 72 degrees, do those really need to be on?) The sunset was glorious...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MomRocco
Harold R, General Manager at 1500 OCEAN, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2018

Dear MomRocco, What a delight it was to hear of your memorable experience at 1500 OCEAN. We’re absolutely thrilled that our innovative culinary offerings and the fantastic Del sunset made for an unforgettable dinner. We look forward to your next meal with us. Sincerely, Jun...More

Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I ate here on our honeymoon as we weren’t watching the pennies. The setting is scenic, with most seats facing out towards the ocean and the decor is tasteful. Just watch out for loud groups of Americans who completely bring the tone...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank James M
Harold R, General Manager at 1500 OCEAN, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Dear James M, Thank you for a lovely review. We’re delighted that you joined us at 1500 Ocean to celebrate your honeymoon. At 1500 OCEAN, our talented culinary team strives to craft inspiring, original dishes, and it sounds like they truly exceeded expectations. It was...More

Reviewed October 7, 2018

We had a wonderful dining experience at this incredible restaurant. The food was beautiful and delicious and Mark our waiter was knowledgeable and personable. It was definitely a pricey restaurant but the food wasn’t your run of the mill resort fare.More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank patty h
Harold R, General Manager at 1500 OCEAN, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

Dear patty h, How incredible it was to hear of your wonderful dining experience at 1500 OCEAN. We strive to use nothing less than the finest ingredients and innovative techniques with our cuisine, and we’re thrilled to know our menu impressed you. We hope to...More

Reviewed October 2, 2018

We were there during Restaurant Week when participating restaurants have meals at a fixed price. The price here was $50 per person for a 3 course meal. If you wanted a main entrée of beef you had to add $14. My wife and I started...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank bbqmaster69
Harold R, General Manager at 1500 OCEAN, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Dear bbqmaster69, We are glad to have enjoyed your company during Restaurant Week. While we’re happy to note a few positive aspects of your meal, such as the calamari starter, we regret that your steak did not surpass expectations. Should you find yourself returning to...More

Reviewed September 25, 2018

In San Diego for a wedding, we had great friends who were willing to make the drive from Long Beach, and spend a night at the hotel so we could catch up. With that wonderful effort before us, we chose to take them for dinner...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank RockridgeC
Harold R, General Manager at 1500 OCEAN, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018

Dear RockridgeC, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. How wonderful that your evening at 1500 OCEAN was met with superb service and fantastic cuisine. Our dedicated staff aims to provide nothing less than efficient, friendly service to all our guests, and we’re thrilled...More

Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

We ate dinner here while staying at the Del, and while it was good we didn't think that it was great. I do understand that most hotel restaurants are overpriced and underwhelming, but this one seemed doubly so.More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Joemoab
Harold R, General Manager at 1500 OCEAN, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2018

Dear Joemoab, Thank you for sharing your thoughts. At 1500 OCEAN, we strive to offer unique, delicious fare, and we regret that we did not exceed expectations during your dining experience. We hope to welcome you back at 1500 OCEAN for an improved meal. Sincerely,...More

Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful dinner, the lamb course and the soup sample was phenomenal. The mixed blueberry margarita was divine and the scenery was beautiful. Waitstaff read fantastic and the chef had to be a five star chefMore

Date of visit: September 2018
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Harold R, General Manager at 1500 OCEAN, responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2018

Dear Mandy L N, It was a true pleasure to serve you at 1500 OCEAN. Between our tempting cocktails, inspiring offerings, and dedicated team, it sounds like your dining experience was an unforgettable one. We hope to welcome you back for another incredible meal soon....More

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BGBG1
February 9, 2017|
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Response from David D | Property representative |
Dear BGBG1, The filet served with our Surf & Turf is 6 oz . We would be happy to substitute the butter beans and have the sauce served on the side. We look forward to welcoming you soon. 1500 Team
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Nanci K
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Sorry, I am not sure. I am sure if you call the restaurant they will advise you. Have a great time.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$70
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1500 Orange Ave, Hotel del Coronado, Coronado, CA 92118-2918
    (Dana Place)
  • Public Transportation: Serviced by SDMTS Route 904 http://www.sdmts.com/RouteFiles/routes/pdf/904.pdf
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Coronado
  • Phone Number: +1 619-522-8100
  • E-mail
Description
Inspired by its beachfront setting, Hotel del Coronado’s signature restaurant 1500 OCEAN spotlights California Coastal cuisine with fresh local ingredients. Start with a craft cocktail at the Sunset Bar overlooking the Pacific, and then venture inside for an epicurean adventure of seasonal dishes by French Master Chef Patrick Ponsaty paired with exceptional wines.
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