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Extraordinary Desserts

2929 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-5919
+1 619-294-2132
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“cakes” (180 reviews)
“strudel” (7 reviews)
Closes in 26 min
All hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2929 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-5919
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have to say that this is one of the best dessert places i have ever been to. We would have loved to try several items, but due to the time, hunger level and calorie count, we were unable to. This is a must do...More

Thank Krisanch
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I found this place to be very good. We went with another couple who really enjoyed the experience. They have a nice selection of desserts you don't find most places. The pricing was pretty reasonable and the staff was friendly. I had...More

Thank Rob M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing atmosphere and amazing desserts! You get to window shop for your dessert before you are seated...you will hope for a bit of a wait, as there are too many incredible choices....you will want to try them all! Although they serve meals as well, we...More

Thank Leslie P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been here a few times and had items to-go even more. There are so many delicious items to try that it's difficult to recommend just one. Not a place if you're on a diet, but for the special indulgences, you can really do some...More

Thank mishywishy2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a Wednesday evening around 6:30. There was no wait at all. They gave us the clip boArd to write down what we wanted after you view the display. Their coffee was delicious if you like coffee. We ordered the carrot cake, chocolate...More

Thank Tnbk2009
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The creations are beautiful and extravagant! Loved the concept of this place and went based on reviews. However I was disappointed. There were 4 people in our group and we all got something different. They were all okay, nothing was bad. But nothing was amazing...More

Thank ashleymccolloch
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

I'd like to try all of them. They look so yummy. We had the flourless chocolate cake and it perfect. Not 2 sweet, very light and delicious. If u have the chance to visit this place, take it! Enjoy

Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 2 June 2017

I went on a Wednesday evening around 6pm. It looked like a great place to sit and eat dessert, but I placed my order to go. I was impressed that they had a variety of non-chocolate items to select. I was also happy that there...More

Thank V S
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Always enjoy coming here for special occasions and to satisfy the occasional chocolate cravings. This one is smaller and more intimate than their other location, but I enjoy both equally. The staff is very friendly and informative, and always has wonderful input when trying to...More

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 27 May 2017

A friend recommended Extraordinary Desserts for after dinner stop over. One of the best recommendations I have received. Indeed all desserts are extraordinary. We waited a long queue even for take out. Definitely it was worth it. The best orange cake I have ever had....More

Thank hno73
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Debbie M
20 August 2016|
Response from Jane S | Reviewed this property |
Yes at both locations you can sit. The atmosphere is cool and fun
19 August 2016|
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Response from Jane S | Reviewed this property |
The one near balboa park is very small, the other location is downtown and much bigger
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
08:30 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2929 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-5919
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-294-2132
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