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Brigantine La Mesa

) #4 of 188 Restaurants in La Mesa $$ - $$$ American, , Seafood
9350 Fuerte Drive, La Mesa, CA 91941-4107
+1 619-465-1935
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“fish tacos” (31 reviews)
“prime rib” (11 reviews)
“sand dabs” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9350 Fuerte Drive, La Mesa, CA 91941-4107
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If The "Brig" were in our home town, we would be regulars. Our cousin (a local) loves this place, and brings us each time we visit La Mesa. Parking is always available, and the location is just too cool for school. Inside is as upscale...More

Thank NoAngst
Reviewed 12 July 2017

"The Brig" is a family owned group that has five or six middle upper class restaurants in San Diego County. The flagship unit is down near the harbour on Shelter Island, and they have restaurants in Coronado Island almost across the street from the hotel...More

Thank Susie S
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The brig has great food and service, You have to try Taco Tuesday and get some fish tacos. So so good.

Thank Erika B
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The recently renovated dining room has created an open concept feeling while still maintaining a bit of privacy for individual parties. The menu is still terrific as well as the service. I do have to admit that the dining room is noisy. Outdoor dining is...More

Thank klingmanfive
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Arrived late (8PM) into San Diego on my family vacation. We were staying in La Mesa, CA. and we wanted a nice dinner. My son found this restaurant on "yelp" and boy were we pleasantly surprised. A beautiful restaurant with a great full bar. The...More

Thank billbL906UG
Reviewed 24 June 2017

We wanted seafood and this was the closest to where we were staying in Santee. We were able to get a last minute reservation on Fathers Day. The seafood was fresh and tasty, but not cheap. Dinners run $20-$50. Wife's dinner was overdone and it...More

Thank dheuer999
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

It seems like the prices at this place keep creeping up and the service keeps going down. My husband and I had a date night here, we each ordered a drink and a food item off the bar menu....$89 later! Seriously? The food and service...More

Thank Afsoon72
Reviewed 15 June 2017

You have to wonder what the restaurant world is coming to when you visit the Brigantine, and what the future holds for the residents and visitors to the San Diego area, as they are now buying up the old quant historical places that were really...More

Thank sdsailor2016
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

I love their Seared True Cod dish with Quinoa and they always have a good selection for their Signature wine which changes every month. For June'17 they have a Columbia Valley Are. Michelle Vineyards Cab.

Thank LauEs
Reviewed 1 June 2017

The Brigantine serves up a very nice Filet Mignon and they do in a quiet romantic setting for couples to enjoy.

Thank Tom C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9350 Fuerte Drive, La Mesa, CA 91941-4107
    (Severin Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  La Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 619-465-1935
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