Looking for nice restaurants to eat with a French touch? Here is a list of some well known restaurant in the San Diego area. We have tried some and good fits back from others.

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Fine Dining Restaurants


Located in the heart of scenic La Jolla on Fay Avenue, Tapenade Restaurant is the classic bistro atmosphere with enjoyable and savory food. Tapenade recalls traditional French Provencal gastronomy and fuses it with contemporary American cuisine to create quality dishes.

Chef: Jean Michel Diot
7612 Fay Avenue
La Jolla, CA 92037
Phone: (858) 551-7500


The Marine Room

The Marine Room offers diners global cuisine rooted in French classics. Its spectacular views, exemplary service and outstanding wine list have made it one of the San Diego’s premier dining destination for more than 70 years. You can enjoy the restaurant in mornings during high tide breakfast.

Chef: Bernard Guillas
2000 Spindrift Drive
La Jolla, Ca 92037
Phone: (855) 238-9063


Bertrand @ Mister A’s

The restaurant offers beautiful views of San Diego skyline and San Diego Bay, Balboa Park, Coronado, Point Loma and even the famous San Diego Zoo. Centrally located, A’s serves American Cuisine, consistently winning rave reviews and awards both locally and nationally.

Chef: Stéphane Voitzwinkler
2550 Fifth Avenue, Twelfth Floor
San Diego, CA 92103
Phone: 619-239-1377



With a name referring to the six-sided shape of France, Hexagone offers a culinary tour of that country with an extensive menu that blends traditional French dishes with updated California cuisine.

495 Laurel Street, San Diego, CA 92101
Tel: 619.236.0467

Mille Fleurs

Nestled in the heart of Rancho Santa Fe, Mille Fleurs is serving French Californian Cuisine; the lighter side of French! Mille Fleurs offers elegant and casual dining, a great place to celebrate an anniversary, or to relax and enjoy a bottle of wine and appetizers with friends.

6009 Paseo Delicias
Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067
Phone: (858)756-3085


Casual & Family Style Restaurants


Café Chloé

Enjoy a little Parisienne breeze in the heart of San Diego’s East Village! Café Chloé serve food from classic French cuisine inspired menu. Choose from carefully selected domestic and international wines, champagnes and beers while you relax in a chic-elegant yet informal atmosphere.

721 9th Ave
San Diego, CA 92101
Phone: .619-232-3242

French Gourmet

The French Gourmet is well known for its casual and quaint San Diego French restaurant and bakery in La Jolla.

Chef: Michel Malecot
960 Turquoise Street
San Diego, CA 92109
Phone: (858) 488-1725

Girard Gourmet

Diana and François Goedhuys cook and bake in the European tradition and grow many of their fruits and vegetables in their organic garden in Julian, CA.
7837 Girard Avenue
La Jolla, CA 92037
Phone: (858) 454-3325


The Shores

Walk straight from the sand into The Shores Restaurant, where you’ll enjoy fantastic ocean views, our open-air patio, a casual ambiance with warm hospitality, and a family-friendly menu meant to please any kind of taste. Enjoy half-priced bottles of wine every Wednesday in the dining room.

8110 Camino Del Oro
La Jolla, CA 92037
Phone: 866-644-2630