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Acqua California Bistro

New American cuisine comes to life in this waterfront restaurant overlooking Mission Bay.
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104 Current Reviews
Summary of Diner Ratings & Reviews
Overall 
4.1 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.1 / 5
(104 Reviews)
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Rating Breakdown 104 reviews
5 stars
(47)
4 stars
(36)
3 stars
(11)
2 stars
(6)
1 star
(4)
Food 
4.1 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.1 / 5
Service 
4.1 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.1 / 5
Ambiance 
4.4 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.4 / 5
Noise Level
1.7 / 3
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
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  • great for outdoor dining(58)
  • scenic view(56)
  • special occasion(43)
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  • great for lunch(30)
  • fit for foodies(24)
Acqua California Bistro Reviews List
Review 1 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
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Quiet
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"Have the duck risotto and a salad. Delicious."
Dined on 2/05/2016
 2013
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Review 2 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 1/24/2016
 2013
Special Features: special occasion
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Review 3 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

It was very nice calm ambiance

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Dined on 1/22/2016
 2015
Dined on 1/22/2016
 2015
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"Patio was open, but they didn't allow to eat outside...not sure why. ..patio was nice for drinks and mingling. Food was good, but could of been hotter, my plate was warm. Service was ok...I think some may have been new, they kept on dropping utensils."
Dined on 1/22/2016
 2015
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, scenic view, great for outdoor dining
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Review 4 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Dined on 1/25/2016
 2009
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Review 5 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

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Dined on 1/22/2016
 2012
Dined on 1/22/2016
 2012
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 1/22/2016
 2012
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Review 6 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 1/20/2016
 2014
Special Features: great for outdoor dining
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Review 7 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 1/17/2016
 2005
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, scenic view, great for outdoor dining
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Review 8 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

What wonderfully creative high quality food!

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
"What wonderfully creative high quality food! The service and the ambience were great and the food was so inventive--a real Central European culinary treat! My only hesitation was the price point. We got great value b/c of "Restaurant Week", but we peeked at the regular menu and it looked pretty pricey (maybe $250 for appetizers, dinner and drinks for two?)"
Dined on 1/17/2016
 2011
Special Features: romantic, special occasion, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 9 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

An undiscovered gem!

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"This restaurant in the Mission Bay Hilton deserves a much wider patronage from locals. The food was absolutely wonderful - the chef even made a special "custom" appetizer for us at our request, and only charged $9 for it when they could easily have charged $15. The service was perfect, attentive but not intrusive, timely but not rushed, and our server had a very good knowledge of the menu and the wines. The restaurant was uncrowded, and they seemed to be grateful to get customers that were not hotel guests. We went during restaurant week, but we will go back - often!"
Dined on 1/18/2016
 2009
Special Features: fit for foodies
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Review 10 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Outstanding!

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"My wife and I ate here several times during our stay at the Hilton at Mission Bay. The food was outstanding. The portions were the perfect size so you could have appetizer, main course and dessert without being too full. The food was presented exceptionally, and it tasted great. Best swordfish I've ever had, and the Tuna Tartare was excellent. The service was polite, knew the best wine's to recommend with the dish, and made the experience enjoyable. The restaurant manager was gracious and excited for us to return the next day. I was surprised that on Friday and Saturday evening's it was almost empty inside."
Dined on 1/08/2016
 2015
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, scenic view, special occasion, notable wine list, great for outdoor dining, fit for foodies
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Review 11 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 1/07/2016
 2013
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Review 12 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 12/31/2015
 2007
Dined on 12/31/2015
 2007
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 12/31/2015
 2007
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Review 13 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 12/30/2015
 2010
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Review 14 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 12/30/2015
 2006
Dined on 12/30/2015
 2006
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 12/30/2015
 2006
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Review 15 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 12/25/2015
 2013
Dined on 12/25/2015
 2013
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 12/25/2015
 2013
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, great for brunch, hot spot, great for lunch, scenic view, special occasion, great for outdoor dining, fit for foodies, late-night find
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Review 16 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 12/18/2015
 2013
Special Features: great for brunch, special occasion, great for outdoor dining, fit for foodies
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Review 17 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 12/04/2015
 2015
Dined on 12/04/2015
 2015
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Dined on 12/04/2015
 2015
Special Features: romantic, scenic view, special occasion, great for outdoor dining
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Review 18 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 12/06/2015
 2014
Dined on 12/06/2015
 2014
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 12/06/2015
 2014
Special Features: neighborhood gem, good for groups, great for brunch, great for lunch, scenic view, special occasion, great for outdoor dining, kid-friendly
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Review 19 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Dined on 11/28/2015
 2010
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Review 20 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Just OK - Thanksgiving dinner

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"We went for Thanksgiving because of scheduling and it looked nice. The first thing we noticed was the staff was super attentive to larger parties. Our service wasn't bad but it did feel like since it was just the two of us, we could wait longer than the larger groups. The food was OK. My risotto was undercooked and the fish was a bit under seasoned. My husband said he got a good slice of turkey but the other slice was dry. Dessert was very good. Overall the meal and service were not bad but I think we'll try another place if we do Thanksgiving at a restaurant next year."
Dined on 11/26/2015
 2009
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Review 21 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Hilton Restaurant .... who knew?

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"While staying at a hotel a few miles away, we searched for a restaurant that was within a few miles. This restaurant popped up and when we arrived, we were surprised to find it was in the Hilton! We came for dinner and it was dark already, but it is on the water so it would be worth returning earlier in the day. The staff was very accommodating with our special requests - we had out of town guests from Australia and Germany - everyone was happy with their dinner."
Dined on 11/14/2015
 2006
Special Features: scenic view, notable wine list, great for outdoor dining
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Review 22 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 11/10/2015
 2009
Dined on 11/10/2015
 2009
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 11/10/2015
 2009
Special Features: great for brunch, great for lunch, scenic view, great for outdoor dining
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Review 23 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 11/05/2015
 2014
Special Features: scenic view, special occasion, great for outdoor dining
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Review 24 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 11/03/2015
 2007
Dined on 11/03/2015
 2007
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 11/03/2015
 2007
Special Features: great for lunch, great for outdoor dining
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Review 25 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 10/26/2015
 2013
Special Features: great for lunch, scenic view, great for outdoor dining, fit for foodies
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Review 26 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 10/23/2015
 2012
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, scenic view, special occasion, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list, fit for foodies, late-night find
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Review 27 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

I had the crab sandwich..It was delicious !

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Dined on 9/28/2015
 2015
Dined on 9/28/2015
 2015
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Dined on 9/28/2015
 2015
Special Features: great for lunch, scenic view, great for outdoor dining
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Review 28 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Good not great

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
4 / 3
Energetic
"Pate was delish, lamb was lacking a bit of flavor, a little salt would've helped, dessert was ok"
Dined on 9/21/2015
 2006
Special Features: scenic view, great for outdoor dining
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Review 29 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Surprisingly good

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"I avoid hotel restaurants. I chose Acqua from the restaurant week list because the menu seemed most interesting, still affordable. When I arrived and realized this was at the Hilton I was doubtful (and embarrassed with the rest of my party). And then, blam! A fantastic dinner on the terrace overlooking Mission Bay with a great sunset view. The dinner started with a little bubbly infused with fruits and flowers and an "amuse bouche" (prosciutto on endive) both courtesy of the house. The menu was interesting and well prepared and presented. The service was fabulous. Thumbs up all around"
Dined on 9/20/2015
 2015
Special Features: romantic, scenic view, special occasion, great for outdoor dining, fit for foodies
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Review 30 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

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Dined on 9/14/2015
 2013
Dined on 9/14/2015
 2013
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"Place was almot empty, still the service very slow. Sandwiches had little taste and served on wooden planks, most undesireable and unappetizing."
Dined on 9/14/2015
 2013
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Review 31 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 9/12/2015
 2007
Special Features: great for lunch, great for outdoor dining
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Review 32 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

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Dined on 9/08/2015
 2009
Dined on 9/08/2015
 2009
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 9/08/2015
 2009
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Review 33 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 6/20/2015
 2011
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Review 34 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 8/19/2015
 2014
Dined on 8/19/2015
 2014
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 8/19/2015
 2014
Special Features: great for brunch, scenic view, special occasion, great for outdoor dining
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Review 35 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 8/17/2015
 2013
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, great for brunch, hot spot, great for lunch, special occasion, great for outdoor dining, fit for foodies
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Review 36 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5

Moving Down in the World

Food 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"This restaurant used to be a favorite of mine for special occasions: it was elegant and well-located by the Bay, offering excellent service and delicious food. While the service is solid and the ambience remains impressive, the food has signs of having declined, and the elegance? Well, while it may now be trendy to make customers pay for bread, I was disappointed to discover that it had been discontinued at this restaurant. My poor waiter, in a pinch, offered us a plate of crackers. Valiant effort, but it had the effect of increasing the cheese factor (pun intended). Not classy.
The highlight of the meal was the butternut squash soup; it was beautifully presented with a portion of fresh lobster that added a wonderful texture and taste to the sweet and creamy soup. Our entrees, the seafood pasta with linguini, and the short ribs with fusilli, however, were well past al dente and far from lovingly prepared. The chef called those in. I have my choice of restaurants in San Diego. I'll head to Acqua for drinks, but in the future, I'll pass on dinner."
Dined on 8/16/2015
 2004
Special Features: romantic, scenic view, late-night find
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Review 37 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Surprise Food Find

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"Stayed at Hilton San Diego Resort near Sea World on Mission Bay. Ate at Acqua upon arrival enjoying the crunch of a panini sandwich and the fresh tomato salad with balsamic. Was really pleased to find a full assortment of good food at the morning buffet. Eggs, French toast, and pancakes were spot on. So impressed, we cancelled our downtown dinner and ate at Acqua for dinner on the last night. We were seated by both a heater and a fire pit overlooking the sunset on the bay. Our waiter, Benjamin, was friendly and responsive. There was a long wait for the entree and no bread despite the bread plate on the table, but enjoyed the swordfish. The trio of creme brûlée was outstanding. Would definitely eat here again."
Dined on 7/26/2015
 2012
Special Features: romantic, great for lunch, scenic view, great for outdoor dining, kid-friendly
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Review 38 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 6/13/2015
 2009
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Review 39 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5

Extremely slow service, mandatory 19% tip

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
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"I reserved a table for six (on the patio) weeks in advance. The patio was lovely but the service was agonizingly slow at every stage. My guess is that the server was brand new. She was extremely pleasant and seemed to be trying. Did you give her our table for six with a mandatory 19% tip so that we could not give a tip that was representative of the service? $450 and 2.5 hours for six people to eat on a Saturday night."
Dined on 7/25/2015
 2011
Special Features: great for outdoor dining
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Review 40 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5

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Dined on 7/19/2015
 2015
Dined on 7/19/2015
 2015
Food 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Service 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Ambiance 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 7/19/2015
 2015
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Review 41 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Fantastic Experience

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
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"Excellent service! Amazing view! Delicious food! I will definitely be back for another visit"
Dined on 7/21/2015
 2015
Special Features: great for lunch, scenic view, special occasion, great for outdoor dining, fit for foodies
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Review 42 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 7/12/2015
 2008
Dined on 7/12/2015
 2008
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
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Dined on 7/12/2015
 2008
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Review 43 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Great service

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"We were on a tight schedule and the service was excellent. Nice to eat outdoors near the water. Food is consistent."
Dined on 7/06/2015
 2013
Special Features: good for groups, great for brunch, great for lunch, special occasion, great for outdoor dining, fit for foodies
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Review 44 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

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Dined on 7/03/2015
 2014
Dined on 7/03/2015
 2014
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
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Dined on 7/03/2015
 2014
Special Features: great for lunch, scenic view, great for outdoor dining
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Review 45 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 5/03/2015
 2010
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Review 46 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Enjoyable outside dining and sunset

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"Started the evening a delicious with a 5 Spice Roasted Butternut Squash Soup with lobster and cream. The main courses were Salmon and Steak Frites. The service was also very good. We had an enjoyable evening."
Dined on 6/18/2015
 2011
Special Features: scenic view, great for outdoor dining
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Review 47 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Enjoyed a great dinner outside.

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"I ate the Dungeness Crab Sandwich which was fantastic while enjoying the sunset."
Dined on 6/14/2015
 2015
Special Features: great for outdoor dining
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Review 48 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 6/11/2015
 2008
Dined on 6/11/2015
 2008
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
4 / 3
Energetic
Dined on 6/11/2015
 2008
Special Features: good for groups, great for lunch, scenic view, great for outdoor dining, fit for foodies
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Review 49 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 5/22/2015
 2012
Dined on 5/22/2015
 2012
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
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Dined on 5/22/2015
 2012
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Review 50 for Acqua California Bistro
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
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Dined on 6/06/2015
 2012
Special Features: romantic, scenic view, special occasion, notable wine list, great for outdoor dining, fit for foodies
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