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Lou & Mickey's

224 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6958
+1 619-237-4900
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
224 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6958
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Be prepared to pay a lot. Steaks overall were good and all sides are all extra. The patio is noisy with trains passing by.

Thank Storyteller555626
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Came here for a college reunion. The staff was great, especially our waitress. I started with a Moscow mule which was delicious! Tried the el Diablo which was fiery. I had the coconut shrimp which came with white rice and a peach sauce. It was...More

Thank SmallTownTravelRX
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great service from everyone. The food was well presented and good. Would recommend. It was cool outside but the gas heaters made it very comfortable.

Thank Lucyznana
Reviewed 1 week ago

Now I would like to tell you what I understood from this place during a lunch. So the facts: - location - as you cross the street from the Convention center on the corner of 5th Avenue there is it. Nice restaurant with good seating...More

Thank Tiberiu_Baranyi
Reviewed 1 week ago

Maybe I have been spoiled by other places but considering what we paid for our meal, there were two of us, I was actually disappointed and I so wanted to like the place but its really a nice place. The service was friendly and helpful...More

Thank RD P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here for business dinner and I don't usually order steak, but felt it was must here. I wasn't disappointed and I have since ordered steak at other restaurants trying to recreate the mouth watering experience I had here. The sides were very good and...More

Thank Kimikatracer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were a group of 3 couples from TX and D'Artagnan comes out speaking about how great their steaks are. Well we didn't try the steaks but we did try what he said was the best app on the menu, the mozzarella bread. It was...More

Thank Jerome R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bartenders were friendly and helpful. They were also quite attentive. The happy hour filet tips were tender and flavorful. The goat cheese appetizer was incredible, if a bit messy to eat. The restaurant atmosphere is refined and not overly loud. If I lived closer, I...More

Thank Anna911
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place came highly recommended. The steak was good, nicely cooked to perfection. The crab bisque was just right. It is a bit pricey given it does not have an ocean view. However, the food is one of the best,

Thank funholiday70
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a convenient place for lunch while attending a meeting at the San Diego Convention Center. It’s located just across the street and has nice indoor and outdoor dining. Their luncheon menu was extensive and food was very good but a bit on the...More

Thank Kent S
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Michael H
October 21, 2016|
Response from Thomas G | Reviewed this property |
Give it a shot- but you can park on the street- finding a space is like rolling the dice in Las Vegas, plenty of paid lots in the area.
May 20, 2015|
Response from Lovleetina | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 224 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6958
    (L Street)
  • Public Transportation: Gaslamp Stop (Trolley)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 619-237-4900
Gaslamp's "Favorite Steakhouse" is directly across the street from the San Diego Convention Center and two blocks from Petco Park. Join us for famous steaks, choice seafood, and exotic drinks.
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