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Babcock & Story

) #33 of 75 Restaurants in Coronado $$ - $$$ American, ,
1500 Orange Ave., Coronado, CA 92118
+1 619-435-6611
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pastry” (2 reviews)
“nachos” (4 reviews)
“historic bar” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1500 Orange Ave., Coronado, CA 92118
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We walked across the street from the Glorietta Inn and were able to quickly find a seat at the bar. A very good solo musician who was singing and playing a variety of guitars entertained us while we ate some delicious food from their small...More

Thank LOW2000
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went there for breakfast and lunch on Monday. The bagel and cream cheese were tasty and relatively quick after a 10 minute wait online. Total price was $4.50. Lunch was not so good. Waited about 5 minutes to get a seat, not sure about the...More

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pick from their signature cocktails or have the bartender make something specific. Good drinks, good atmosphere or you can always sit outside and enjoy the ocean front views.

Thank traveler9955
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had drinks with customers two nights, late meal another. Drinks are spendy but very good. Try their Bloody Mary, delicious! Wine selections very good. Members of my party were obviously wine connoisseurs and they were happy. The meal we had was OK. Seafood mix, bland...More

Thank Cindy G
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

This was an awesome view with wine and goat cheese platter that was out of this world! Mandy will take great care of you!!

Thank thubenak
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We really liked the ham and cheese crousant. The muffins were a good size and very tasty. The drinks are over priced about 5.50 for 8 oz of milk. 6.oo for a bottle of water..

Thank paulandeddy
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

This is such a great option to have when you just need to grab a quick meal. We had breakfast here our first day and we were really impressed with the breakfast sandwiches they offer besides the regular pastry spread you might find at any...More

Thank Christine S
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Historic bar within the Hotel del Coronado. Service is relaxed and outstanding. Last night we enjoyed the live music. Wonderful.

Thank maggieola1934
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

B&S has always been a welcome retreat anytime you want to take a break snd stop for a drink or snack. On our most recent visit we noticed a new nicely branded menu and terrific new wine, spirits and food offerings. It's great to see...More

Thank mdinonno
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We had lunch at the bar twice here. The bartenders were great, the food was wonderful, and the drinks were great! Very friendly staff, and prompt service!

Thank Billy G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1500 Orange Ave., Coronado, CA 92118
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Coronado
  • Phone Number: +1 619-435-6611
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