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Searsucker

611 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
+1 619-233-7327
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (29 reviews)
“duck fat fries” (16 reviews)
“brussel sprouts” (30 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
611 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
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11 - 20 of 878 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We brought our associates here for dinner while in town for a conference. I made a reservation around lunchtime for 10 but we had 14 when we arrived. The staff was very helpful and was able to accommodate us. We tried almost every appetizer and...More

Thank FloridaVirgo
Jayson S, Manager at Searsucker, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi FloridaVirgo, thank you for your review! We're happy to read that your lunchtime group was well taken care of. It's also nice to read that you had the opportunity to experience a nice sampling of our menu, the Mussels are definitely one of our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was expecting something tasty and new. It was so salty it was unbearable. We order one pork belly to try for 6 people and the table and all thought the same.More

Thank Oskar A
Jayson S, Manager at Searsucker, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Greetings Oskar, thank you for sharing your experience with us. We are sorry to read that you were less than pleased with our Pork Belly dish. It is a staple of our menu and one of our most popular items; I will be sure to...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went there for lunch, but ended up having breakfast. A great egg scramble, some wine, etc. Sat outside, as inside was extremely loud (had a DJ there?!?)More

Thank Richard K
Jayson S, Manager at Searsucker, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Richard, thank you so much for sharing! We're happy to read that you enjoyed yourself during your most recent Brunch visit with us. We do offer a DJ on Sundays and are always happy to adjust the volume depending upon Guests' preference, should you...More

Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

A friend and I ate there based on a recommendation. It was very good. We had several of the small plates. I would say the favorites were the mussels and the meatballs. The staff were friendly as well.More

Thank msstrauss
Jayson S, Manager at Searsucker, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Greetings msstrauss, thank you for the kind words! We love reading that our Guests are sampling a nice variety of our small plates; the Meatballs and Mussels are definitely among our fan favorites. Thank you again for sharing and we hope to have the opportunity...More

Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Took a group of 8 clients and colleagues to Searsucker. I would highly recommend it for anyone looking for a cool place with great food. Located right in the heart of buzzy Gaslamp district, Searsucker turns out plate after plate of delicious food. It's quite...More

Thank David Y
Jayson S, Manager at Searsucker, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Greetings David, we appreciate you taking the time to let us know how we did! We take pride in crafting an exceptional experience for our customers and we are delighted that we did just that. We look forward to welcoming you back!

Reviewed 9 September 2017

we enjoyed dinner, i had the salmon but we got Brussels sprouts and corn side dishes WOW worth the side dish for sure, a good variety of drinks...then we moved up to the bar where i enjoyed 2 suckerpunches drinks.More

Thank PapaKMichigan
Jayson S, Manager at Searsucker, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2017

Hi PapaKMichigan, thank you so much for sharing your experience with us! We're happy to read that you opted to order a few of our sides; the Corn and Brussels Sprouts are among some of our fan favorites. We're happy to have hit the mark...More

Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Group of friends had a ton of small plates and split some dinners. All the plates were very good. Very small portions on everything including dinners but all tasty. Shrimp n grits, short ribs, scallops, filet, etc. We really enjoyed our meal and the wine!...More

Thank MeLoo2
Jayson S, Manager at Searsucker, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2017

Hi MeLoo2, thank you for the feedback! We love reading that our Guests have enjoyed the many flavors of our menu. We are very happy to have been able to contribute to your great experience in The Gaslamp. Thank you again for the kind words...More

Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We had the Cobb salad and shrimp and grits. Both were truly delicious. The drink selection look good but we stuck with sparkling water as this was our third stop for happy hour.More

Thank WolfFood05
Jayson S, Manager at Searsucker, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

Hi WolfFood05, thank you so much for sharing! We are pleased to read that you enjoyed both our Cobb Salad and Shrimp & Grits. They are among some of the mainstays of our menu as they certainly are crowd-pleasers. We look forward to having the...More

Reviewed 29 August 2017

Cancelled a high end top restaurant just to walk the Gaslamp district & drop into a cool place....especially to sit at the bar. Passed up many places, some with 45 min waits & held out till this place. Beautiful bar large area with huge open...More

Thank Errol999
Jayson S, Manager at Searsucker, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

Greetings Errol999, thank you so much for sharing your experience with us! There truly is nothing more flattering than to read that we gained your business by simply walking through the streets of The Gaslamp. We are thrilled that we managed to hit the mark...More

Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Good service, nice vibe, ambiance is upscale but not obnoxious as upscale can sometimes get. The food was more than plentiful, and the pricing was adequate and reasonable for the volume. Warning, consider eating your entree brunch item before anything else, as they will offer...More

Thank Jerry C
Jayson S, Manager at Searsucker, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Hi Jerry, thank you so much for sharing your thoughts on your experience with us! We love reading that we managed to hit to the mark during your Brunch visit and we look forward to having the opportunity to serve you again soon!

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26 August 2017|
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Response from Marie N | Reviewed this property |
Glad to help. I'm honest in my reviews because I depend on these reviews to make choices for myself! :)
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skipspear
8 December 2016|
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Response from HakkasanGroup | Property representative |
Hello Skipspear, It all depends on what you like to eat! Do you like seafood, meat etc?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 611 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
    (5th and Market)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-233-7327
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Description
Seated in the heart of the Gaslamp District, Searsucker serves New American Classic cuisine paired with specialty cocktails and unique local brews.
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