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Herringbone

7837 Herschel Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4408
+1 858-459-0221
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (30 reviews)
“oysters” (62 reviews)
“flatbread” (30 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
7837 Herschel Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4408
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Reviewed yesterday

The atmosphere was fantastic and the service was great. We ordered a hodge-podge of appetizers and some were better than others. The brussel sprouts were amazing - the addition of vinegar really elevated the side dish. We also enjoyed the tomato salad and spot prawns....More

Thank Spooky C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Herringbone has a rather 'dreamy' ambiance with the lit trees inside, live music, great cocktails and superb food. We indulged in the Braised mussels and clam linguini, and whole baked fish, with exquisite herbs and spices. Their potato fries are unique with herbs and...More

Thank alej_fun
Alex F, General Manager at Herringbone, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Alej_fun, Thank you for your wonderful feedback. We are delighted that you took the time to share with us, and rest assured we’ve passed your comments along to our team members. Thank you once again, and we look forward to welcoming you back! Sincerely,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

It feels like a home on the coast of California. Laid back, great food, relaxing, good music, nice bar, awesome oysters, beautiful trees. Nothing complicated, anything goes. Just nice - really nice.

Thank GFK88
Alex F, General Manager at Herringbone, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear GFK88, Thanks for coming in and checking us out. We're happy you enjoyed your experience and we look forward to serving you again soon. Cheers, Alex Fernandez

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A friend of a friend told me that this restaurant was very "instagramable" and they were absolutely correct. As we walked up we oooh'd and aaaaah'd at the exterior, full of twinkling lights and distressed brick, and as you walk in the front entrance you...More

Thank jmemrick
Alex F, General Manager at Herringbone, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jmemrick, We would like to thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We’re happy to hear that you enjoyed your time the other night and our team members are glad that you loved the restaurant and our offerings. See...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

And I've had, and made, many, many margaritas (no, I'm not a drunk; I was a bartender in a previous life). The point is, the cocktail options are excellent. Very fresh ingredients and bartender skill are obviously the key. The food is also top notch,...More

Thank Jkwusa
Alex F, General Manager at Herringbone, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Jkwusa, We would like to thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We’re happy to hear that you enjoyed your time the other day and our team members are glad that you loved the margaritas as well as the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can't go to La Jolla without going here. It is an amazing place. the photos here are nothing like the beautiful decor with trees, lights and interesting items. it's like visiting with someone on a big old porch. Just incredible don't miss it. We...More

Thank Donna W
Alex F, General Manager at Herringbone, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

DearDonna, We would like to thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We’re happy to hear that you enjoyed your time the other day and our team members are glad that you loved the venue. See you again soon! Sincerely,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to this restaurant two nights in a row (we were in La Jolla for a total of three nights, so...). There is a front bar and a dining room in the back and they book are impeccably furnished and arranged. you just want...More

Thank Michele L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a family celebration here and were delighted with the service, food, drinks and ambiance. The decor is unique and fun. The scallops were the star of the night - sweet and perfectly seared. Nice wine selection and yummy desserts.

Thank Joan C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a day touring the CA coast from Coronado to Carlsbad and ended up at Herringbone for an early meal. Took advantage of happy hour specials and had mussels and a margarita pizza with a beer and wine. Absolutely wonderful entrees and desserts, and service,...More

Thank mweidel
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We went to Herringbone to celebrate my 50th Birthday. A friend had recommended it and we looked up pictures online and it looked beautiful! It was MORE beautiful and charming in person! The food was EXCELLENT and the service top notch! The real trees throughout...More

Thank Jennifer P
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Response from Brittany V | Property representative |
Herringbone La Jolla offers LIVE MUSIC during Happy Hour from Thursday-Saturday!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7837 Herschel Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4408
    (Wall Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 858-459-0221
Description
Located in the coastal community of La Jolla, Herringbone offers "Fish Meats Field" cuisine by Top Chef Season 3's Brian Malarkey.
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