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Addison Restaurant

5200 Grand Del Mar Way, San Diego, CA 92130-4900
+1 858-314-1900
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good12%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“tasting menu” (25 reviews)
“canard” (5 reviews)
“kobe beef” (8 reviews)
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French, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
5200 Grand Del Mar Way, San Diego, CA 92130-4900
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1 - 10 of 208 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dined on a very quiet night – there were fewer than 10 other meals served during the two hours we were there. So the room was a bit intimidating initially. But by the end we could not have been happier. The staff is very...More

Thank jbkster
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant tonight and had the chefs tasting menu. This was a 10 course meal at $250 pp. Early dish highlights: Sake cured kampachi Butter poached spot prawn Salmon with butter The service at the restaurant was outstanding upon entering. The staff was hustling...More

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The atmosphere at Addison was stunning. Upon entering we were greeted and led to our table. The service was seamless. I felt treated like a Queen there. We had the 10 course tasting menu and wine pairing. The experience and delight with not knowing our...More

Thank Helen S
Reviewed 9 July 2017

My wife and I visited in June, and decided to dine at Addison during our stay at the Grand Del Mar. We hadn't visited Addison in about 7-8 years, but we thought the our visit was wonderful and decided to dine here again. We were...More

Thank rkmoy
Reviewed 4 July 2017

First of all, the ambiance and service are stellar. The staff are ultra attentive and anticipate your every move. Our car was waiting for us with doors already open as we walked out. No need to wait for the valet. The coordination between the staff...More

Thank William L
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Greeted by Maitre d' Sean, we sipped champagne on the lovely veranda with a majestic view of the golf course and Tuscan like surroundings. Sean shared his passion and knowledge of all things Addison including an impressive selection of wine, champagne and ports. We were...More

Thank Shelley N
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

As my girlfriend and I were out for a romantic Memorial Day at the Fairmont Grand Del Mar resort. Our first night we had dinner reservations at Addison. When we first arrived at the restaurant the level of service and courtesy became a foreshadowing for...More

1  Thank jorge357
Reviewed 20 April 2017

My eight-year-old daughter and I decided to treat ourselves for a special dinner while on vacation. We stayed at the Fairmont Grand Del Mar, and decided to try Addison. My daughter is quite the foodie, for an 8 year old. We had the 4 course...More

2  Thank melanie m
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Our family of eight had a special situation that caused me to call Sean McGinness, the Maitre D' to work out some special arrangements. Sean was fantastic! Our family of eight enjoyed a magnificent meal because Sean was willing to be adaptable with our unique...More

2  Thank Jerard77
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We live in the San Diego area, but had never been here before. We enjoy traveling, sometimes (like a trip to Vegas) just for the food. We have eaten in Michelin 1,2 and 3 star restaurants all over the world. Mentioned just to establish credibility....More

1  Thank NadoClan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$98 - US$150
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5200 Grand Del Mar Way, San Diego, CA 92130-4900
    (Carmel Country Road)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 858-314-1900
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