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Blue Point Coastal Cuisine

) #70 of 3,970 Restaurants in San Diego $$$$ American, Seafood,
565 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6913
+1 619-233-6623
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
565 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6913
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Based on TripAdvisor reviews, our family of four enjoyed a beautiful seafood feast at this fabulous restaurant. The starters, mains and desserts were superbly prepared and amazingly delicious. The chowder, sea bass and lobster risotto were all stand-outs, but everything we tried (and shared) was...More

Thank scribe765
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a authentic local steak house with fish options for one of us and Blue Point was a good choice. We enjoyed the terrace and nice starters: jumbo shrimp cóctel or lobster bisque soup. The steaks we ordered were massive portions, dos...More

Thank Paolos
Reviewed 13 June 2017

After stopping by a couple of restaurants, we selected this place for dinner. Everything was wonderful. Our server Ryan was perfect. Helpful but not bothersome. He was a joy to talk with and spot on with every recommendation. I started with a Caribbean Punch. Then...More

1  Thank FrankC1234
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Bar hopping day. Stopped in here for a snack. Four of us all ordered oysters on the half shell. Excellent. We didn't order anything else but a drink so I can't rate the food overall but it does get great reviews and the menu looked...More

Thank SeattleParrothead
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Blue Point was a great dinner choice for our party of seven. Great food, service, location and vibe. We started with their "Perfect Gin & Tonic" then moved to oysters on the half shell... I highly recommend the Clam Chowder and the Sea Bass. A...More

1  Thank db7477
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Nice restaurant on the 5th Avenue in the Gaslamp Area. Quite expensive but the food is great. We had a wonderful lobster which was beautifully presentated and tasted fantastic. We had though appreciated if the winelist had contained wines at more modereate prices. The service...More

Thank Inger M
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

I met another person for a business dinner. The food was exceptional and service delightful. The ambience was very nice. We ate shortly after they opened so it was quiet for our work conversation. This is also a great location for dates and drinks too.

Thank Twinsguy
Reviewed 7 May 2017

There were two of us. We ordered two appetizers each and a few drinks and the bill was over $100. Food was great but price was a bit shocking. The Mesclun Salad wasn't as tasty as I would have liked.

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Happy Hour was wonderful. Jamie made up great drinks and the appetizers were fantastic (teriyaki blossoms). We were too full after appetizers to stay and have a meal. Would not hesitate to return.

Thank ernatvr
Reviewed 28 April 2017

The food is exquisite and so is the atmosphere. Our waiter was also fantastic. It has a good wine list which can easily be paired with the meal.

Thank Nancy Q
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 565 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6913
    (Market St.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-233-6623
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Blue Point is a 1940s style New York supper club featuring great martinis, the freshest seafood and prime aged beef. The dining room is lined with cherry wood and Frank Sinatra's music is common overhead.
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