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Extraordinary Desserts

2929 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-5919
+1 619-294-2132
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“cake” (109 reviews)
“tarts” (13 reviews)
Open Now
8:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.All hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2929 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-5919
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lets get to the point of what went wrong. We'rent warned that we cant take the bottle of wine we ordered away with us at the end.....also we ordered 2 salads for 3 people. Might have been nice to be warned that it might be...More

Thank MunozLuis
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow! I'm not event a dessert person, but this place is worth the stop! The desserts are both a work of art and delicious. Be prepared for a bit of a wait (even mid-afternoon, when we went) and definitely plan on sharing. We had 3...More

Thank adventuringanne
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The line extending out the door lured us to stop and check this place out. Displays filled with intricately iced cakes enhanced with flowers, fruits, and gold leaf. Each one with a unique name, I.e. The Viking we shared a slice and we’re delighted with...More

Thank Vikki H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Can't say enough about their amazing desserts. Satisfying but often very light at the same time. Unique flavor combinations and good eats too!

Thank David S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by for some dessert on my way to the airport. I had time to kill and dessert sounded like the perfect option. The location is on a popular street, but it was hard to find at night without street lights. There is both indoor...More

Thank Simone A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in for dessert and were wowed by the incredible display of lavishly decorated and creative desserts, many with live flowers as decoration. The variety is great with something for everyone. Limited number of inside and outside tables. Complimentary refills on coffee. Worth a visit...More

Thank Dianne B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in search of a good dessert after a light dinner. We walked through Little Italy and were glad to locate restaurant. We ordered to go. Spectacular array of desserts. My daughter order a pastry that was topped with not only a flower but...More

Thank Frances C
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Amazing array of hand crafted cakes, tortes, etc, beautifully decorated including fresh flowers on top of icing. I must say that, in my opinion, none of the four items purchased tasted as good as they looked. Wait times in the evening can be up to...More

Thank Rich G
Reviewed 18 December 2017

My favorite desert place in town. I have to say Extraordinary Desserts,you have an amazing selections of deserts. So I decided to come here with a friend to try out the deserts. I have to say, you are like a kid in a candy store...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Desserts were diverse and amazing! Beyond desserts, the coffee and wine were good and cheese platter was also very tasty.

Thank KatieM1119
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Debbie M
19 August 2016|
Response from Jane S | Reviewed this property |
Yes at both locations you can sit. The atmosphere is cool and fun
18 August 2016|
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Response from Jane S | Reviewed this property |
The one near balboa park is very small, the other location is downtown and much bigger
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2929 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-5919
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-294-2132
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