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8030 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4137
+1 858-459-0040
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (102 reviews)
“lobster roll” (89 reviews)
“french toast” (145 reviews)
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Seafood, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8030 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4137
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Reviewed 20 December 2016

The view was my highlight. On a cute street, you could see the ocean from our table on the patio. My mimosa & french toast were good, with a nice presentation. Servers were a little busy, understandable for such a popular restaurant. Sure, check it...More

Thank CosmicFlyer
Reviewed 10 December 2016

The is in a great spot in La Jolla Cove, but the food is nothing to return for. The "American Breakfast" at $12 is only two eggs and potatoes, no toast fruit...a side of bacon is $3 so now your breakfast is $17 and still...More

Thank kathy1952
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

This place is a gem. Excellent location with plenty of outdoor seating. Came on a Saturday around 10am and was pleasantly surprised to find there was a table available. The food was excellent and they have ginormous portions. Everything on the menu looked great. I...More

Thank Shawnathan88
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

This quaint restaurant on the side of the street is a real gem!! Enjoy the outdoor seating and the view, and don't worry blankets are available in case you feel chilled! Each breakfast item we ordered was a vision as well as a tasty treat!...More

Thank stephanie m
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Great food and atmosphere. Had a nice lunch with the family and everyone would go again. Fair priced and no complaints.

Thank slrenner71
Reviewed 20 November 2016

It looked nice from the street, so we stopped in and were glad we did. It was really awesome. The food was fabulous, the atmosphere was pleasant and the service was good and friendly. We will definitely go back.

Thank jeaniej2014
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Rolled in to Cody's after our flight in and had a great breakfast. Blueberry pancakes and a farmers omelette. Loved the grits as a side. By the way you have a view of La Jolla bay.

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 16 November 2016

The atmosphere, food, and service were great, very fun, but it does get loud with all the tables so close together. It was a long wait to get in for lunch, but there were chairs outside and it was lovely weather, so no problem there....More

Thank Chevy S
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Popular spot - we liked the location, service and food - great brunch experience and recommend highly!

Thank Margot C
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent way to start our mini getaway. We ate outside with a great view of the ocean. The staff were very relaxed and helpful. The portion sizes were larger than we expected. A touch on the expensive side however we found the food to be...More

Thank DrSCalvin
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12 May 2016|
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Response from joaniej57 | Reviewed this property |
It's awesome... full bar... and I think they accommodate ;)
Kelly L
12 September 2015|
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Response from xsdv8 | Reviewed this property |
When I was there in early August 2015, they did have it. The table next to us had one and it looked delicious!
19 July 2015|
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Response from dmant | Reviewed this property |
I don't know myself, but I bet if you call Cody's they will be very happy to help you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8030 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4137
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 858-459-0040
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Cody's La Jolla is a casual, all american seaside restaurant. Enjoy a fabulous brunch on our ocean view patio with friends while sipping one of our famous champagne spritzers. Known for our french toast, benedicts, lobster roll and fish and chips, Cody's has built a loyal following of locals and tourists alike. Visit us today to experience for yourself!
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