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Coronado Dining Guide ’16-’17

1500 OCEAN

hoteldel.com The Hotel del Coronado’s signature beachfront restaurant combines Southland coastal ingredients with contemporary Mediterranean flavors. Hotel del Coronado, 1500 Orange Ave.   (619) 522-8818

Avenue Subs    

Hot and cold sub sandwiches, non-dairy smoothies, breakfast sandwiches, soup and salad. 878 Orange Ave.   (619) 435-4663

Babcock & Story Bar

hoteldel.com B&S Bar, named after the Del’s founders, offers signature margaritas, blended tropical drinks, California premier wines, espressos, light fare and seasonal entertainment either inside or al fresco for a spectacular seaside setting. Hotel del Coronado, 1500 Orange Ave.    (619) 522-7919

Babcock & Story Bakery    

hoteldel.com Gourmet coffees, teas, pizza by the slice, pre-made sandwiches and freshly baked breads and pastries. Hotel del Coronado, 1500 Orange Ave.   (619) 435-6611, ex. 7925

Bistro D’Asia 

bistrodasiacoronado.com Asian fusion cuisine is served wok’ed, steamed, grilled or noodled; sushi bar. Full bar with daily happy hour, 3-6 p.m. Indoor/outdoor dining. 1301 Orange Ave.   (619) 437-6677

Bluewater Boathouse    


Get hooked on fresh, sustainable seafood expertly prepared and dine over the water in the original boathouse of the Hotel del Coronado. Happy Hour, Sunday-Thursday, 3-6 p.m. Dogs welcome on the patio. Private meeting rooms. Sunday Brunch. 1701 Strand Way (619) 435-0155

Boney’s Bayside Market    

baysidemarket.com Unique selection of handmade sandwiches, soups, salads and smoothies. An early bird window for coffee and sweets opens daily at 6 a.m. 155 Orange Ave.   (619) 435-0776

The Brigantine      

brigantine.com Famous for its swordfish, fish tacos and extensive offerings of fresh seafood daily, “the Brig” also offers steaks, salads, a “small plates” menu, and an oyster bar. Happy hour every day but Saturday, 3-6 p.m. (Mondays, 3-10 p.m.) Sunday brunch. 1333 Orange Ave.    (619) 435-4166

Bruegger’s Bagels 

brueggers.com Authentic New York-style, water-boiled bagels — served fresh and hot. Also hearty signature soups, salads, sandwiches, wraps, paninis. Inside or outdoor tables available. 1305 Orange Ave.    (619) 435-3900

Burger King  

bk.com The Ferry Landing   (619) 435-8707

Burger Lounge

burgerlounge.com This health-conscious eatery offers its classic organic “grass fed” burger, along with turkey or vegetarian quinoa options, fries, onion rings, malts, and fresh salads. Beer and wine available. 922 Orange Ave.   (619) 435-6835

Café 1134    

cafe1134.net Full Bistro menu, espresso bar, wine and beer. Indoor/outdoor dining. Happy hour, Monday–Friday, 4-7 p.m. and all day Thursday; half price beer on Tuesday. Free Wi-Fi. 1134 Orange Ave.   (619) 437-1134

Café Madrid 

Coffee cart in front of Bay Books, offers a selection of coffees, espresso drinks, frozen mochas and other specialty drinks plus pastries seven days a week with sidewalk seating. 1029 Orange Ave.

Calypso Café   

calypsocafecoronado.com Hearty breakfasts of American and Mexican favorites. Lunch includes club and café sandwiches, burgers, wraps and salads. Dinner, Tuesday–Saturday with rotating entrees. 507 Grand Caribe, Coronado Cays   (619) 423-5144

Candelas on the Bay  

Candelas-coronado.com Serving elevated Mexican fare with French highlights and offering a spectacular view of San Diego Bay and Downtown San Diego. Scrumptious American and Mexican breakfast specialties (8-11 a.m.). All-day Happy Hour features special prices on margaritas, house wines, draft and bottled beers plus Happy Hour menu. Sunday brunch. Pet friendly patio; children’s menu. The Ferry Landing   (619) 435-4900

Cays Lounge 

loewshotels.com Enjoy breathtaking views of Coronado Bay and the San Diego skyline along with signature craft cocktails and local craft beers. Loews Coronado Bay Resort, 4000 Coronado Bay Rd. (619) 424-4000

Central Liquor & Deli  

Don’t let the affordability of these deli sandwiches fool you — they’re huge. Inside seating. 178 Orange Ave.   (619) 435-0118

Chez Loma

chezloma.com 1890s-era Victorian home turned restaurant features French-inspired dishes. Happy Hour is 5-7 p.m. daily. Brunch offered 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday-Sunday. 1132 Loma Ave.   (619) 435-0661

Clayton’s Coffee Shop   

Wrap-around lunch bar, red-vinyl booths and original jukebox make this a true island classic. Diner food (hamburgers, malts and fries) plus Mary’s home-cooked biscuits and gravy, meatloaf, apple and cherry pies. 1107 Tenth St.  (619) 435-5425

Clayton’s Walk-Up Window  

Coffee, smoothies, doughnuts and a selection of sandwiches and salads. Sidewalk tables available. 1107 Tenth St.   (619) 435-5425

Clayton’s Mexican Take-out   

Savory and inexpensive Mexican fare with daily specials always posted on the blackboard. 1107 Tenth St.   (619) 437-8811

Cold Stone Creamery

coldstonecreamery.com Have your favorite mix-ins folded into high quality ice cream on a frozen granite stone. Coronado Ferry Landing   (619) 437-6919

Coronado Bayside Grill  

coronadobayside.com At the Coronado Golf Clubhouse, Bayside Grill is best known for Prime Rib dinners on Thursday and Sunday nights. Full breakfasts daily, lunches and dinner daily. Full bar; happy hour daily, 3-6 p.m. Indoor/outdoor dining. 2000 Visalia Row   (619) 435-1740

Coronado Brewing Company 

coronadobrewingcompany.com Coronado’s premier brewery and brewpub offers American cuisine and pub fare in a casual setting. Happy hour, Monday-Friday 2-6 p.m. Indoor/outdoor dining. 170 Orange Ave.   (619) 437-4452

Coronado Coffee Co.

An array of coffee drinks and pastries to enjoy with the view of San Diego Bay from its outdoor tables. Coronado Ferry Landing

Coronado Cupcakery      

coronadocupcakery.com A wide selection of deliciously decadent and creative cupcake flavors. Cakes and cookies also available. Coronado Ferry Landing   (619) 437-0166

Costa Azul Grill & Rotisserie    

costaazulcoronado.com Classic Mexican entrees served alongside tasty margaritas. Indoor dining and outdoor patio, where there’s summer entertainment and a homemade tortilla bar. 1031 Orange Ave.   (619) 435-3525

Crown Bistro

crownbistro.com Bistro signature entrée specials are served on different nights of the week and Sunday breakfast served until 2 p.m. in a lovely, intimate setting. Indoor/outdoor dining. 520 Orange Ave.   (619) 435-3678

Crown Room Sunday Brunch  

hoteldel.com Dining stations offer seasonal chef’s compositions and fresh local ingredients. Brunch  served 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Reservations required at least one day in advance. Hotel del Coronado, 1500 Orange Ave.   (619) 522-8490


marriott.com A selection of organic, farm-raised menu items. Fabulous outdoor dining views of San Diego Bay and Downtown skyline. Coronado Island Marriott, 2000 Second St.  (619) 522-3150

Danny’s Palm Bar

Famous for its “Slam” burger, Danny’s has been a Coronado institution for more than a century. 10 beers on tap, full bar, flat-screen TVs, and a jukebox. 965 Orange Ave.   (619) 435-3171

Domino’s Pizza 

dominos.com Choose from four types of pizza crust, plus bread bowl pastas, sandwiches, breadsticks and chicken wings. 1330 Orange Ave.   (619) 437-4241

Encore Café  

Serves lunch Wednesday-Sunday, featuring soups, quiche, salads, sandwiches, snack plates and desserts Also open 1 1/2 hours before each Lambs Player’s Theatre show and at intermission.  Wine/Beer prior to and during intermission of all Lamb’s Players Theatre productions. 1138 Orange Ave.   (619) 437-6000

Eno Pizzeria & Wine Bar

hoteldel.com Huge selection of wines alongside cheese plates, desserts, wood-fired pizzas and small plate specialties. Sit outdoors around welcoming fire pits. Hotel del Coronado, 1500 Orange Ave.   (619) 522-8546

Fabrison’s French Creperie Café

fabrisons.com  An array of sweet, savory, and vegetarian breakfast crepes, salads, quiche, sandwiches, soups, patisserie and desserts. Dine in or under the shade trees. 1120 Adella Ave.   (619) 435-1322

Fire  +  Fly Artisan Pizzas   

Fireandfly.com At Fire+Fly you design your own pizza with more than 30 quality toppings to choose from. The 11-inch pizza pies cook in less than 3 minutes in a high-temperature open-flame WoodStone oven. Draft beer and wine, delivery available. 849 Orange Ave., (619) 435-1728


Gustatorysd.com Breakfast includes signature pancakes and French toast, eggs, omelets and scrambles and lunch features soups, salads, sandwiches and house specialities including pho and chicken fried steak. 120 Orange Ave. (619) 319-5696

Hide Tide Bottle Shop & Kitchen  

hightidecoronado.com Pizzas (including breakfast pizzas), salads, craft sodas, craft beers, local wines and local premium spirits. Delivers anything from the menu and store throughout Coronado Village and Cays. (Valid I.D. required on all deliveries of alcohol.) 933 Orange Ave.  (619) 435-1380


islandercoronado.com Fresh seafood and local beer is served in a laid-back atmosphere catering to casual diners. Menu items range from a single tacone (Islander’s spin on the fish taco) to complete grilled fish dinners, including locally caught California sea bass and local halibut. 1166 Orange Ave.   (619) 435-2121

Il Fornaio  

ilfornaio.com Experience the diverse regions of Italy with an authentic Italian menu and wine list. Indoor/outdoor dining overlooking San Diego Bay. Coronado Ferry Landing   (619) 437-4911

Island Pasta 

islandpasta.com A selection of pastas, which are made from scratch daily, and homemade sauces. Also meatball and sausage sub sandwiches, salads and pizzas. Indoor/outdoor dining. 1202 Orange Ave.   (619) 435-4545

Juice Crafters 

Juicecrafters.com Smoothies, fresh cold-pressed juices, wellness shots, cleanses, acai bowls, 934 Orange Ave., (619) 391-5931

 KFC/Taco Bell

kfc.com; tacobell.com This combo fast-food joint lets you choose fried chicken or nachos — or both. Eat in or take out. 100 B Ave   (619) 435-2055

La Salsa   

lasalsa.com A “Fresh-Mex” favorite, La Salsa takes time-honored traditional recipes from all over Mexico and updates them with fresh preparations. Indoor dining/outdoor patio. 1360 Orange Ave.   (619) 435-7778

Leroy’s  Kitchen + Lounge     

leroyskitchenandlounge.com Leroy’s offers diverse, eclectic flavors year-round. Partnerships with local farmers, brewers and manufacturers create a true farm-to-table dining experience. Indoor/sidewalk seating. Weekend brunch. 1015 Orange Ave.   (619) 437-6087

Lil’ Piggy’s Bar-B-Q  

bluebridgehospitality.com Memphis-style barbecue where all the “fixings” — slaw, corn fritters, tangy sauce and beans — are made fresh daily. Patio dining. Coronado Ferry Landing   (619) 522-0217

The Little Club

A friendly dive bar with pool table, darts, and jukebox. 8 a.m.-2 a.m. daily. Cash only. 132 Orange Ave.    (619) 435-5885

Lobster West      

Lobsterwest.com Fresh Maine lobster rolls (also crab rolls, shrimp rolls), seafood chowder and salads. 1033 B Ave., (619) 675-0002

Market Café  

loewshotels.com California cuisine with a view of the waterfront marina of the Loews Coronado Bay Resort. For quick bites, “Market to Go” serves coffee, pastries, sandwiches, salads, ice cream, beer and wine. Free Wi-Fi. Indoor/outdoor dining. Loews Coronado Bay Resort, 4000 Coronado Bay Rd. (619) 424-4000

McP’s Irish Pub & Grill       

mcpspub.com Classic Irish and American food. Inside or outdoor dining on the “Paddy-O”, its large tree-shaded (and dog friendly) patio. Breakfast 9-11 a.m., Sundays. Full bar. Happy Hour Monday–Friday, 4-6 p.m. Late night dining. 1107 Orange Ave   (619) 435-5280

Miguel’s Cocina

brigantine.com/miguels_cocina Lively flavors of Mexico in the courtyard of the historic El Cordova hotel. Request the addictive white jalapeño sauce with your chips! Indoor/outdoor dining. 1351 Orange Ave.  (619) 437-4237


loewshotels.com Creative Mediterranean Coastal cuisine — alongside a breathtaking view of the bridge and San Diego skyline. Dine during sunset for an unforgettable backdrop. Loews Coronado Bay Resort, 4000 Coronado Bay Road; (619) 424-4000

Mootime Creamery 

bluebridgehospitality.com Choose an ice cream, yogurt, sorbet or sherbert; then choose your mix-ins and watch as staff mash it together to create your personal ice cream dream! Streetside tables. 1025 Orange Ave.   (619) 435-2422 Hotel del Coronado  (619) 435-6611

Nado Gelato/Bottega Italiana  


Offers an array of authentic artisan gelato flavors, artisan chocolates and fresh coffee daily. Indoor/outdoor dining. 1017 C Ave.   (619) 522-9053

Nicky Rottens Bar & Burger Joint  

nickyrottens.com A wide selection of gourmet burgers that don’t skimp on the fixings. Sandwiches and salads also available. Large flat-screen TVs. Happy Hour. Kid friendly. 100 Orange Ave.   (619) 537-0280

Night & Day Café  

thenightanddaycafe.net This Coronado mainstay dates back to 1927 and, on Fridays and Saturdays, is the only 24 hour eatery on the island (closes at 2 a.m. otherwise). 847 Orange Ave   (619) 435-9776

Panera Bread  

panerabread.com Breakfast and lunch fare served fresh daily. Indoor/outdoor dining. Free Wi-Fi. 980 Orange Ave.  (619) 437-4288

Park Place Liquor

Generous sandwiches you can eat across the street at Rotary Park or one block down at Star Park Circle. 1000 Park Place   (619) 435-0116


peohes.com Coronado’s own tropical getaway nestled on the water’s edge. Pacific Rim flavors and a popular sushi bar noted for innovative creations. Full bar; Happy Hour. Patrons of the restaurant receive three free hours of parking at the Ferry Landing with validation. Coronado Ferry Landing   (619) 437-4474

Primavera Ristorante  

primavera1st.com Delicious Northern Italian cuisine. Try the chef’s world-renowned signature Osso Buco. Full bar; Happy Hour. 932 Orange Ave.   (619) 435-0454

Saiko Sushi

saikosushi.net Owners are committed to sourcing sustainable fish and fresh local produce for their specialty sushi and creative entrees. Micro-brewed sake, beer, wine. Indoor/outdoor dining. 116 Orange Ave.   (619) 435-0868


hoteldel.com “Fish by the Sea” menu offers classic bistro-style cuisine with a focus on fresh and sustainable seafood. Dine inside or on the expansive outdoor patio with views of the Pacific. Hotel del Coronado, 1500 Orange Ave.    (619) 522-8490

Shima Japanese Steakhouse  

shimacoronado.com Coronado Island’s first steakhouse featuring “teppanyaki”-style cuisine, where cooking and theatrical skills are demonstrated live for diners who sit tableside around steel grills. Sushi bar, cocktail bar, private room. 126 Orange Ave.    (619) 435-1775

Smart & Final Extra 

Smartandfinal.com Full service grocery  and warehouse with on-site bakery, rotisserie chickens; sushi made on the premises daily. Open Monday-Sunday, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. 150 B Avenue (619) 522-2014

Spiro’s Greek Cafe

spiroscafe.com Generous portions of seafood platters, lamb shanks, salads and gyros. Kids’ menu. Indoor patio or dine under the trees for views of San Diego Bay. Coronado Ferry Landing    (619) 435-1225

Stake Chophouse & Bar

stakechophouse.com An innovative variety of steaks and fresh seafood. Extensive wine list and specialty martini bar. 1309 Orange Ave.


starbucks.com Specialty coffee drinks and pastries, pre-made sandwiches, and light lunch fare available in the deli case. Free Wi-Fi. Indoor/outdoor dining. 960 Orange Ave.   (619) 437-8306


subway.com Sub sandwiches made to order with all your favorite fixings. 1330 Orange Ave.   (619) 435-8272

Sundeck at the Del

hoteldel.com Featuring fresh flavors from across the border, Sundeck at the Del features a variety of ceviches, guacamoles, tacos and Mexican classics served on the casual sun deck of umbrellas tables overlooking the Del pool on one side and the blue Pacific on the other.  Enjoy a fresh margarita, local beer, or choose from the extensive offerings of the Sun Deck’s full cocktail bar.  Open year-round. Hotel del Coronado, 1500 Orange Ave.    (619) 522-8490

Swaddee Thai   

A huge assortment of tasty dishes made with pork, chicken, or veggies are served in a cozy and authentic Thai ambiance. Beer/wine. Indoor/outdoor dining. 1001 C Ave.   (619) 435-8110


tartinecoronado.com This European-style bistro’s dinner menu changes with the seasons. Unforgettable pastries are expertly made in-house. Indoor/outdoor dining. 1106 First St.    (619) 435-4323

The Tavern

coronadotavern.com Comfort fare including sandwiches, burgers, meatloaf, fish, steaks, salads and dishes for sharing. Happy hour, Sunday–Thursday, 3-6 p.m. and 10 p.m.-close. Late night menu. Indoor/outdoor dining. 1310 Orange Ave.    (619) 437-0611

Tent City

tentcityrestaurant.com Eclectic California cuisine. Outdoor patio is a great place to dine amid the bustle of Orange Avenue. Beer/wine. 1100 Orange Ave.    (619) 435-4611


marriott.com Freshly brewed Starbucks coffee by day and a wide selection of signature cocktails, beer and wine along with light appetizers and snacks in the evening. Coronado Island Marriott, 2000 Second St.  (619) 435-3000

Vigilucci’s Ristorante

vigiluccis.com Menu highlights include pasta dishes, savory veal, chicken, prime steak and seafood paired with award-winning wine lists. Daily happy hour. Indoor/outdoor dining. Sunday brunch. 1300 Orange Ave.    (619) 522-0946

Villa Nueva Bakery Café  

Pastries, omelets and waffles, as well as savory Mexican specialties. Street tacos served on the patio on Fridays during the summer. Indoor/outdoor dining. 956 Orange Ave.   (619) 435-1256

Village Pizzeria   

bluebridgehospitality.com Hand-tossed pizzas and an extensive Italian menu offering a full array of pasta dishes, sandwiches, salads and desserts. Indoor/outdoor dining on Orange; huge patio dining overlooking San Diego Bay at the Ferry Landing. 1206 Orange Ave.   (619) 522-0449 & Coronado Ferry Landing    (619) 437-0650

Vons Signatures Cafe 

vons.com An array of sandwiches, soups, deli salads, pizza, fried chicken and St. Louis-style smokehouse ribs. All orders are “to go.”  868 Orange Ave.    (619) 435-6811

Which Wich

whichwich.com Grab a paper bag and indicate your perfect (sand)wich and all the fresh ingredients you want on it with a red Sharpie marker; Which Wich staff will fill your order. Indoor/outdoor seating. 926 Orange Ave.    (619) 522-9424

Wine A Bit 


Premium wines and craft beer offered daily, live music evenings, Thursday-Saturday. An array of flatbread pizzas and gourmet appetizers. Indoor/outdoor seating. 928 Orange Ave.    (619) 365-4953

Yogurt Escape

yogurtescape.com Eight soft-serve yogurt varieties and more than 50 toppings. Customers serve themselves and pay by the ounce. 942 Orange Ave.    (619) 435-9700

Yummy Sushi  

Overlooking the Pacific, choose from sushi, sashimi, teriyaki dishes, tempura, and Bento Box lunch specials. Beer/wine/sake. Happy hour. Indoor/outdoor seating. 1330 Orange Ave.    (619) 435-2771

Candelas on the Bay
Candelas on the Bay
Costal Azul Grill & Rotisserie
Costal Azul Grill & Rotisserie
Crown Bistro
Crown Bistro
Lobster West
Lobster West
Shima Japanese Steakhouse
Shima Japanese Steakhouse
Spiros Greek Cafe
Spiros Greek Cafe
Stake Chophouse & Bar
Stake Chophouse & Bar
Vigilucci’s Ristorante
Vigilucci’s Ristorante

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