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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%
Travellers talk about
“cake” (108 reviews)
“tarts” (13 reviews)
Open Now
8:30 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2929 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-5919
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1 - 10 of 737 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

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

Thank KatieM1119
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not only does this place have fun looking & different desserts, they are quite delicious!!! This is a great place to finish your evening. It is pricey but well worth every dollar. The service is wonderful & the atmosphere is perfect. The portions are huge!...More

Thank cmoy2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A specialty dessert shop. You will not be disappointed. Reasonably priced and sooo tempting! Choose this for an after dinner treat. Just forget about he calories for that day.

Thank Abid F
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

A wide variety of desserts available made it a difficult choice of what to select. Because of the rush, we opted to pick up the stuff instead of eating in. We selected slices of extraordinary fruit cakes, and specially relished the dulce de leche. They...More

Thank Ismailbandook
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

I had one Danish, pieces of Tart with apple and chocolate cake. Cakes decorated with flowers seduced me by its beauty and taste. It was an awesome place especially for someone who likes to take photos and enjoy rich chocolate cakes.

1  Thank 730kyungheel
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

This place has some of the best desserts I've ever had. We make it a point to always have dessert at Extraordinary Desserts when we visit our kids who go to college in San Diego. There always a line if you go Friday or Saturday...More

Thank lbayot
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

I ordered my wedding cake here, karen will personally email you and ask your preferences. and as expected the cake came out to be perfect. 2 restaurants in san diego, one serves only what they bake plus coffee and tea,so dont go here to eat...More

Thank Imee B
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Sooo good! Great selection of desserts, teas, coffees, lattes, etc Service bad though!very slow! We had to make a 10 minute line, after paying you take a seat wherever you want and a waiter brings the order, but super slow! The matcha latte was delicious...More

Thank nabeab
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

On my occasional trip to SD this is a MUST stop! I enjoyed a lunch of bruschetta followed by carrot cake garnished with mango caramel sauce and fresh rose petals. Happy host and server.

Thank ParisgalChicagoIL
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Girls weekend in San Diego, our concierge informed us of this amazing dessert shop. This place was packed out at such a late hour, and the folks just kept coming in. A very small seating space inside, but outside had a great patio area in...More

Thank Pamela M
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Questions & Answers
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
  • Value
Average prices
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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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