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C-Level Lounge

880 Harbor Island Dr, San Diego, CA 92101-1005
+1 619-298-6802
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
880 Harbor Island Dr, San Diego, CA 92101-1005
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Reviewed today

Self-parking is impossible, even during slow hours. They have hundreds of "valet" spaces and about 25 self-parking spaces that are narrow even for a compact car. The millennial valets are not helpful and drive your car with no care or consideration, Things go missing, dents...More

Thank Financial N
Reviewed 1 week ago

The view over the water, especially at night, is jaw dropping. Dining al fresco with cool breezes off the water, likewise was a treat. The food was good (a wedge salad, a king crab leg, and faro with mushrooms) and the wait staff were friendly...More

Thank lordbyron59
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A pretty quick drive from downtown San Diego the restaurant has a view of downtown and North Island. Sailboats and power boats coming by our outdoor patio spot. We lingered over lunch but no problem for our waiter Bradley who never stopped refilling our ice...More

Thank William M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I almost hate to review this place. It’s already busy and its already difficult to get a table. But, it’s just so exceptional- the view, the food, the value. We went early and were lucky to get a table with a view. The view of...More

Thank Jeff L
Reviewed October 5, 2018

This place is two restaurants in one place. C-Level is the fantastic, slightly less priced option, but it has a great view! The other restaurant, Island Prime, is a bit more pricey and had the white table cloths but they do take reservations. Level C...More

Thank Werner R
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

It was our first visit here and we came just about when they opened for lunch since the restaurant does not accept reservations. We asked to be seated outside so we could enjoy the beautiful ocean view. There was one last table right next to...More

Thank DivineFoodandWine
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

90 minutes to be seated and another hour to receive our food. Service was not anything to write home about but the food was delicious. Female manager walked me to the restroom instead of just pointing, which is unheard of in a restaurant. View is...More

Thank carissec
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

At the end of Harbor Island, this restaurant enjoys a beautiful view of the San Diego skyline and the Coronado bridge. Sip on your favorite beverage accompanied by delicious tapas like coconut shrimp and warm brie cheese. We also enjoyed the seared ahi and the...More

Thank sdroadster
Reviewed September 5, 2018

I go here quite often. However, I have not been in a while and the food was just average. Not as good as in the past. I do not know if they have a new chef but you can tell the difference. Their Calamari has...More

Thank TravelSANlady
Reviewed September 3, 2018

We love C-Level. The food as well as the view is incomparable. The service is great as well. Our server was very helpful, then let us alone to enjoy our time.

Thank SDnative5
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Andrew O
January 8, 2018|
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Response from Samuel P | Reviewed this property |
C level does take reservations
Franklin L
July 14, 2017|
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Response from chefbenm | Reviewed this property |
no it is a restaurant. only service dogs.
March 4, 2017|
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Response from Richard S | Reviewed this property |
Lunch parking is free. Dinner parking is Valet and costs about $8.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 880 Harbor Island Dr, San Diego, CA 92101-1005
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-298-6802
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