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Marble Room - CLOSED

535 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6913
+1 619-702-5595
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good41%
  • Average17%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible2%
14 Aug 2014
“Disappointed with new management”
2 Aug 2014
“Looks good on outside draws you in.....”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, European, Spanish
$$ - $$$
535 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6913
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1 - 10 of 76 reviews

Reviewed 14 August 2014

I recently went to San Diego and had high hopes of visiting the Marble Room but was dismayed when I realized that the new owners converted the restaurant into an arcade. Don't waste your time going here- you will very disappointed. I did get a...More

1  Thank Christopher C
Reviewed 3 August 2014

Walking around the Gaslamp district trying to find that off the beaten path restaurant, stumbled upon Don Chido's off 5th street looked enticing so decided to stop in. The over all restaurant nice atmosphere and clean. Went in and was seated quickly. Menu comes off...More

Thank jcote002
Reviewed 21 January 2014

Wow, totally disagree with previous reviews. St. Patrick's Day the Gaslamp District was packed with people. We were searching for a good meal at a reasonable price. We passed up the one on the corner and proceeded down the street. As luck would have, they...More

Thank Judy M
Reviewed 16 November 2013

This bar has a pretty interesting past. If you do happen to stop by make sure to read through the history on the menu. The walls are adorned with pictures of naked women and mirrors. The waitress were extremely short skirts but this is a...More

Thank Livewild
Reviewed 11 November 2013

Was in San Diego on business and ended up in gaslight district for dinner. We selected this restaurant based on selection of burgers. Co worker noted skimpy dress of waitresses as they were in corsets. Learned later that the Marbel Room was a brothel with...More

Thank Anna C
Reviewed 11 September 2013

we haven't had service that bad for a long time. we got a bad waitress and that makes it hard to judge the whole place. we wouldn't go again if it was free.

Thank guyashby
Reviewed 10 September 2013 via mobile

Funny place and atmosphere but better to eat somewhere else... Not sure about the food but got a really bad feeling when I received the ahi seared tuna... Presentation is nice and you have a lot of food but it wasn't fresh-seared... :-(... Maybe this...More

Thank Bambooly
Reviewed 31 August 2013

This place was in a great location in the Gaslamp Quarter and very close to our hotel. Our server was really nice as we were having trouble deciding what to order. I checked in on Yelp to get the free Appetizer, the chef's choice was...More

Thank Mayham314
Reviewed 13 August 2013

Seems like a great, lively place to go to with a bunch of friends...very noisy. Food is just ok. Was there last week of July for a conference. When I got home I discovered that the server who calls herself Chelsey, helped herself to a...More

Thank Helen M
Reviewed 8 July 2013

We had dinner here with friends and ended up staying for the show. This is a themed restaurant with a turn of the century San Diego "Stingaree" (Red Light District) theme. The hostesses are appropriately costumed and the name--Marble Room--is named after the money exchange...More

Thank CaliforniaBased
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Restaurant Details

Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 535 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6913
    (5th Avenue & Market St)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 619-702-5595
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