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Bully's East

#494 of 3,785 Restaurants in San Diego
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mission Valley / Hotel Circle
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2401 Camino Del Rio S, San Diego, CA 92108-3701 (Texas Street)
+1 619-291-2665
Today
11:00 - 02:00
Closed now
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 02:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 02:00
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Los Angeles, California
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110 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is average, the service is good, and the location is okay. There is nothing special about this place, other than you'll get the exact type of American bar food that you'd expect from any other restaurant like it. The service is very friendly, which is a plus, but this isn't a place I'd go out of the way... More 

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Ramona, California
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92 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It had been many years since I went to Bully's East. This time it was for a business lunch. Not too busy for lunch and sitting in the side dining area allowed a business conversation. The waitress was quickly to us and allowed time for determining our meal. It was delivered quickly in spite of a fair size crowd at... More 

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Thank Skip M
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every time we visit San Diego, We HAVE to eat at Bully's. It is THE prime rib in SD. Great TIP: when 4-5 are dining, order the Beast cut of prime rib. Everyone will eat this 38 oz cut and can enjoy other dishes like the Manila Clams, really good as well! I have been coming here for more than... More 

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Thank Christian P
minneapolis
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51 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

This was a really nice dining experience. My husband and I ate a late lunch so it was not busy. It is very attractive inside with red banquettes in several cozy rooms. The bar area looked very fun yet still elegant. I make it sound rather fancy but is very casual with tvs on mute throuhout. We shared a club... More 

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San Diego, California
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141 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

one of my favorite places to celebrate special occasions, very wonderful ambiance and menu , cant say enough good things about this place

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Thank SoCalRoadMan
san diego california
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

We frequent this hidden jewel every time we are in San Diego! Their steaks and prime ribs and salads are all done to perfection! Try the Caesar with salmon - it's my favorite and always delicious, as is the grilled salmon dinner. Local hangout and bar favorite.

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Thank Carol B
San Diego, California
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Great food, excellent price, great beer and service is the best. Cant go wrong, my all time favorite place, for any occasion

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Thank Oscar M
San Diego, California
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37 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Early dinner with two friends. Great local watering hole with excellent food and service. This is the place to take your out of town visitors.

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Thank Lamarb7234
Westampton, New Jersey
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Great dinner if you want a great steak and pleasant atmosphere. Staff tuned us in to the game we wanted to see while we dined.

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Blackwood, New Jersey, United States
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

A little busy, took some time to get our food. I didn't care for the salad that came with the meal. The kitchen was backed up due to a party of 30 I feel like they should have been prepared to manage that better though.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$18 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Bar, Steakhouse, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 02:00
Monday
11:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
09:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2401 Camino Del Rio S, San Diego, CA 92108-3701
    (Texas Street)
  • Public Transportation: Located on Texas Street directly out front of Bully's East there are two bus stops, one heading South up Texas Street and one heading North down towards Qualcomm Way.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Mission Valley / Hotel Circle
  • Neighbourhood: Mission Valley / Hotel Circle
  • Phone Number: +1 619-291-2665

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?