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Coasterra Restaurant

880 Harbor Island Dr, San Diego, CA 92101-1005
+1 619-814-1300
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (81 reviews)
“butter cake” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00 Hours
Mexican, Latin, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
880 Harbor Island Dr, San Diego, CA 92101-1005
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1 - 10 of 571 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Dinner Reservations were at 730. Came a little early and were promptly seated. The view of Downtown San Diego is breathtaking. They were very amendable to altering any dish. Eg I had asked if the blackened salmon could be dusted lightly with the seasonings as...More

Thank Cnjl
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Sunday lunch was perfect. If you get there by noon you have a really good chance of getting a bayside patio table! The service was top notch and the food was flavorful, with a great variety of dishes. They primarily serve seafood, but also have...More

Thank ExploringViking96
Reviewed 1 week ago

Those are three key factors for keeping me coming to this place. Service is extremely friendly. San Diego Skyline is just perfect from here, and chef Deborah keeps doing new stuff. This is a very cool place for lunch. We were served by Jenee and...More

Thank Jmcgcabo
Reviewed 1 week ago

Coasterra Restaurant is located on the east end of Harbor Island, across from the San Diego International Airport. The restaurant, run by the Cohn Dining Group, is the neighbor of two other Cohn restaurants, Island Prime and C-Level. The wonderful food has a "mexican" feel,...More

Thank Ronesq
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very busy restaurant and people seem to love it. But for me it was just ok. The tableside made guacamole was great. Also the chips and salsa. But the main entrees were not that great. Servers tried hard but they seemed short staffed for...More

Thank maryaling
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Here is a place we love to take visitors. Easy to get to, honor reservations and has great service. The roast chicken is a favorite and so are the gourmet Mexican dishes. Desserts are a nice ending

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Coasterra has one of the best restaurant views in all of downtown San Diego. It is worth visiting just for the view and a drink. However, the food is very good also - a spin on new-style Mexican. The menu changes from time to time...More

Thank 333WorldTraveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great restaurant serving modern fusion. Views are stunning. Food is delicious. Fresh guac at table, and scallops were yummy.

Thank thurstonbow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I rarely leave such a below average review and always take others comments with a grain of salt but this experience at such a beautiful setting MISSED the mark. #1- Perhaps too popular; not enough help for a busy Friday night? BE PREPARED TO WAIT!...More

Thank KaimukiGirl24
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Made reservations for 1830, seared promptly, chips, salsa and water served quickly. Waiter a bit slower, orders the table side guacamole and a couple drinks. Guacamole arrived first, guacamole prepared to order, exceptional fresh flavor, also ordered the beef and chorizo meatball appetizer. Also a...More

Thank tejasdrmr
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GaLynn P
9 April 2018|
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Response from vam518 | Reviewed this property |
This restaurant should be able to handle it.
William J
30 April 2017|
Response from CohnRestaurantGroup | Property representative |
Hi William! Here is our Happy Hour description on our website. We look forward to seeing you! Join us for Happy Hour at Coasterra Monday through Friday from 3:30pm - 5:30pm in our Tequila Lounge and out on our Patio... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Street Parking, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 880 Harbor Island Dr, San Diego, CA 92101-1005
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-814-1300
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Come enjoy innovative & modern Mexican cuisine at San Diego's Premier bayfront restaurant, lounge & floating event center!
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