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Humphreys Restaurant

$$ - $$$American, Seafood,
2241 Shelter Island Dr, San Diego, CA 92106-3107
+1 619-224-3577
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (52 reviews)
“crab legs” (6 reviews)
“scallops” (13 reviews)
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6:30 AM - 2:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2241 Shelter Island Dr, San Diego, CA 92106-3107
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to Humphreys Restaurant on Shelter Island over the Thanksgiving weekend for breakfast with extended family. It is a lovely restaurant, and there was a good-sized Christmas tree present, making the room very festive. The whole room faces a marina, so the view of all...More

Thank CarolFromPL
Reviewed 30 October 2017

The service was slow but it was during a concert and I'm sure they were tired from that hustle. The food was good and we liked the atmosphere.

Thank travelblonde8412
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Had dinner twice here while staying at the Inn for 5 days. Service was spot on. Food was fresh and delicious, and the water glasses are kept full, (which is a pet peeve of mine, to have empty water glasses) The fixed menu they have...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 24 October 2017

We took my parents here for brunch to celebrate my Dad's 75th Birthday. The service was great, our waitress was very attentive and came back several times to make sure we were ok. She even apologized for the noisy table next to us. The food...More

Thank Mesha B
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We booked at Humphrey's for a nice quiet dinner. Upon entering, there was an event going on in the bar that was very noisy. we were asked if we were with the event - then told to wait at desk for our table. Thank goodness...More

Thank Bagpipemarshall
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Stayed at Humphreys Half Moon hotel. Ate breakfast 3 times, including hosting a group of 20. Service for all our meals was great, friendly and efficient. They were especially effiicient for our group breakfast. Food was very good.

Thank F7805RNjamesp
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Had the crab and lobster eggs Benedict with hollandaise and hash browns. They were fantastic. The view of the Harbour and all the boats made it relaxing. The service was good. The coffee was good. If they just had Sweet and Low sweetener, it would...More

Thank Kirby P
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Stopped in for lunch and had a great seat right over the marina. Hamburger was top quality and the fries were good too.

Thank rondish
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Every time I visit San Diego I make it a point to dine at their Sunday Champagne Brunch; this is one of the few places I can find these days who offer unlimited champagne. This time I made a reservation for 10am on Open Table,...More

Thank apatejr
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Our first impression walking into this restaurant was that the two women "greeters" were cold and unfriendly. However, that impression was quickly pleasantly changed by the friendly, informative, and perfectly attentive waitress. The seafood was excellent. My family had lobster bisque, salmon, grouper, and chicken,...More

Thank Mary T
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Jessie G
16 October 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$50
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2241 Shelter Island Dr, San Diego, CA 92106-3107
    (Rosecrans Street)
  • Public Transportation: Within 1/2 mile
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-224-3577
  • E-mail
Long regarded in San Diego and abroad as one of the city's finest waterfront restaurants, Humphreys Restaurant features Modern Global Cuisine at its finest and overlooks the marina on beautiful San Diego Bay. After dinner, dance the night away in our adjacent Backstage Music Club to the finest live entertainment San Diego has to offer. Reservations made online are for the dining room only. Sunday Brunch: $43.95 for Adults and free for Children 4-12. If you want to enjoy the live jazz during your brunch, the reservation can not be made online.
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