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Girard Gourmet

7837 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4231
+1 858-454-3325
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (37 reviews)
“soups” (26 reviews)
“cookies” (43 reviews)
Closes in 20 min
7:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
American, Soups, Cafe, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
7837 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4231
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Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Was looking for a quick lunch in La Jolla and stumbled upon this gem. There was a line out the door, but was quickly asked how we could be helped. They had hot lunch and sandwiches. We all ordered sandwiches and we're delighted with the...More

Thank Jason M
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

This gem of a cafe serves delicious, interesting food lovingly prepared and served by its wonderful owners. The real treasures are the BEAUTIFUL sugar cookies--almost too beautiful to eat. But we always do wolf these treats down because they taste as good as they look....More

Thank SacAnnie
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We were lucky to find this great bakery during a Friday morning walk through the Village of La Jolla. The coffee was exceptionally good and the ham, egg and cheese croissants we had were tasty, generously stacked and reasonably priced. We loved the ambiance of...More

Thank Arizona_Pete
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Just great. Fresh, tasty, quality food. It all looked so tempting. We had sandwiches, juices and cake and thoroughly enjoyed them. I wish we had a branch over here in the UK!

Thank NeilFarnham
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

The food is grate. You can eat there I always buy to take to the beach or the park. Grate sandwiches made to your taste, great ingredients. Beef stew, duck roasted chicken, vegetables grate soups and salads. Cookies and deserts are some good. The owners...More

Thank Hoyos H
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We had a lunch here after seeing the food in the window at around 11.30am. After seeing the seals and getting frozen we headed back to sample the comfort food we had seen. Long queue out into the street! We waited and ordered a chicken...More

Thank TWS42
Reviewed 13 April 2017

The BLT had a good amount of tasty bacon but the bread wasn't toasted!! That is a standard expectation. For a bakery, the 8 grain bread was soft and smushy and not much different than a commercial loaf. Since i was looking for a good...More

Thank Ulsternana
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Little bistrot at street level at downtown La Jolla great place for a quick breakfast and lunch or an esspreso with one of their original cookies creations. Try their signature sandwiches or one of their quiches with a salad and to feel more in France...More

Thank hugocervantesdelrio
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Went twice in the weekend and liked both options. Ate in the crowded tables in the back, but liked the food so went back on Sunday for breakfast. Delicious and GREAT coffee!

Thank Debbie C
Reviewed 3 April 2017

I was looking for a bakery to get some sweet treats from and this place did not disappoint! They have some very cute cookies and tasty too! I got a jam filled cookie and a cowboy cookie and loved both of them. They also have...More

Thank SoCalLo
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Lisa B
27 November 2017|
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Response from Deniseka | Reviewed this property |
They are very lovely people, I would call and tell them what your looking for.
Aud C
3 May 2016|
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Response from LES H | Reviewed this property |
Not as far as I know. Why not phone them to find out.
7 December 2015|
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Response from GianniB | Reviewed this property |
Have you tried to CALL them? They're a very small place, so I wouldn't expect a lot of flexibility, but if you order in advance they may be able to accommodate you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7837 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4231
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 858-454-3325
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