Top 4 Fine Dining Restaurants in San Diego



San Diego offers an amazing variety of fine dining restaurants to enjoy. For those celebrating a birthday, anniversary, or are just looking to take that special someone somewhere nice, make sure you take a look at these top four restaurants below.


Ruth’s Chris Steak House, Downtown San Diego

For all of you steak lovers out there, make sure you check out Ruth’s Chris Steak house in Downtown San Diego. The steaks here are always cooked to perfection, as are the amazing side dishes too. They even offer a great selection of fresh seafood if you want to change it up a bit or if you’re not a steak lover. The ambiance here is perfect and nothing could bebetter than enjoying some fine dining while catching some amazing views of the harbor.

The Sky Room

This elegant restaurant is located on the top floor of the La Valencia hotel. The Sky Room has an unbelievable menu and it will sure make you want to come back ASAP. The service and atmosphere here are equally spectacular. You definitely need to make a reservation here: be sure to call in advance so you won’t miss an opportunity to experience the high quality food.

Tapenade Restaurant

This widely acclaimed french restaurant is considered one of the best in San Diego.  Renowned chef, Jean-Michael Diot, ensures that your experience will be unforgettable. The Tapenade restaurant is a perfect venue for private and corporate functions. The service here is also remarkable as the staff makes sure you are having the best possible experience at Tapenade. This is my kind of place! The wine list was very overwhelming, but in a good way, as there was a ton of awesome options to choose from.  This is definitely a place to check out if you are ever in the San Diego area.

Le Fountainbleau

If you’re looking for a place to Brunch, make a trip to Le Fontainebleau. It is located at the Westgate Hotel in Downtown San Diego. You can enjoy some lively music while feasting on some fresh fruit and elegant breakfast options. However, one thing to keep in mind is that this place is only open on Sundays from 10:00 a.m to 2:00 p.m, so I advise you make a reservation before you go!