About Seasalt - Del Mar
Seafood Bistro with a menu inspired by responsibly sourced local food. It's a place to enjoy fresh, delicious plates and relax by the beach. In addition to fresh fish and seafood, Seasalt Del Mar serves salads, soups, chicken, steak and vegetarian options. It is open seven days a week for lunch and dinner and Saturday and Sunday Brunch. Seasalt Del Mar also has a large bar area with HD TVs and a Private Room with Private View Deck.
Seafood, Sushi, Bistro
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Thursday 11:00am - 9:00pm, Friday 11:00am - 10:00pm, Saturday 10:00am - 10:00pm, Sunday 10:00am - 9:00am
Weekend Brunch: 10:00am - 3:00pm
Monday - Friday Drink Only (Kitchen Closed) 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Weekend Bar Food Only: 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Daily Happy Hour: 4:30pm - 6:30pm
$30 and under
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
We would love to cater your event at our restaurant!
Private Party Facilities:
Our restaurant can take approximately take parties from 10 - 120 people for large parties. Private dining room can hold 30 guests.
Private Party Contact:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Farm to Table, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
Special Events & Promotions:
Happy Hour Monday - Friday 430-630pm Saturday and Sunday 300pm - close
Seasalt - Del Mar Ratings and Reviews
WARNING...This place only offers drinks ...
WARNING...This place only offers drinks made from rice liquor as they DO NOT have a full bar license. They only sell beer and wine and drinks made from awful rice liquor. My Old Fashion had to be sent back and I ordered a beer instead.
Moreover, the Monk fish and Halibut entrees were tasteless and too expensive. The Monk fish was tough and they offered it as a fish tasting like lobster wrapped in bacon. Strange dish.
Overall, we were disappointed and won't be returning. Beware, the music is LOUD throughout the place and was some type of electronic disco which was annoying to say the least.
I asked by phone a week before, and in ...
I asked by phone a week before, and in an e-mail for special requests on Opentable, and in person when we first got there on the day of our reservation if we could have separate checks. Yes, was the answer. It took a very long time to get our check (the first was a single check for all of us). The waiter didn't know we wanted separate checks after all this. Also, we had to ask for the bill. We waited a long time for someone to come. No one had come to check on us. The food was minimally good. Lots of lettuce, but little else in the salad. One of the women said it was the "worst service." We won't be back.
We enjoyed the lovely view on the patio, ...
We enjoyed the lovely view on the patio, but as it was a sunny day, it became extremely hot. It also was very loud, and I had to strain to hear what my friend was saying. The service was mildly lackadaisical. That being said, we both very much enjoyed our meals.
Our server was very helpful. When we we ...
Our server was very helpful. When we were served some bread rolls that had seeds on them I told our server my husband was unable to eat any bread or rolls with seeds he said he would see if there was any other bread or rolls available and he did provide some without nuts or seeds.
We stumbled upon Seasalt, enjoyed our di ...
We stumbled upon Seasalt, enjoyed our dining experience and keep coming back. We have introduced several of our friends to Seasalt and they will be coming back. It just keeps getting better and better. Sonny, our waiter, was terrific!
Seasalt is a fun restaurant with an inte ...
Seasalt is a fun restaurant with an interesting menu. They have reduced alcohol drinks which are unusual and we really enjoy it. We go there regularly as a sort of last minute option and we always enjoy the food and the ambiance...sometimes the service is a little slow...
Was not overwhelmed with the dining expe ...
Was not overwhelmed with the dining experience. Made reservations and was hoping for a table on the patio for better ambiance, but was seated inside next to bar. It was not loud, but frustrating that patio tables were open the entire time we were there to eat. The hospitality of the server was OK, not over friendly, but did her job. The guy refilling water glasses was actually more friendly than our server. The food gets the highest score; from appetizers to desserts, the food was great and fairly priced. Not sure I would recommend it to work colleagues for business dinners, but might come back myself and give it another try.
They do it right - small but tastefully ...
They do it right - small but tastefully decorated (warm) with a lovely view of the estuary across the street. Wonderful fish - creative but not over the top. Small wine list but we've always found something we like. On the other hand there are a lot of choices on the menu and it is sometimes hard to pick one. The deck (covered and enclosed) can get noisier than the inside area by the bar so you choose between the view of the water or having it quieter.
Wonderful view of the water. We were th ...
Wonderful view of the water. We were there on a hot sunny day for lunch, and we were sweating sitting outdoors. They would benefit from adding umbrellas or some sort of shade on the patio. Food is delicious and fresh.
It was a nicely decorated restaurant and ...
It was a nicely decorated restaurant and the patio was decent. I thought the rice in the salt shaker was a bit tacky for a restaurant that looks upscale. I mean, you see stuff like that at a Chinese Buffet. My husband enjoyed his steak and his fries were tasty, however, my seared scallops were cooked to perfection, but the sauteed bell peppers and onions just ruined the flavor of the risotto and the scallops. I love bell peppers and onions, but it didn't go well with the risotto & scallops. The service was a bit slow to begin with, but our food came out pretty fast. I don't think I would return here, maybe for happy hour.
Good location, views, patio dining but j ...
Good location, views, patio dining but just one option for vegetarian dining which is not surprising for a Sea Food restaurant but having more options can be helpful for person like me to bring others to this restaurant. Pricing seems to be bit on higher side but overall good experience with great service. No issues with parking either.
They do take Passport discount card which helped me saved on the lowest priced entree. This is one of the reasons I went to this place.
3 hour lunch was no problem... my friend ...
3 hour lunch was no problem... my friend was visiting from out of town and we sat for hours "catching up." The swordfish sandwich was not as good as I remembered. It was crowded and louder than I remember. Parking can be a bit tricky, but the service was impeccable and welcoming.
I had read the reviews and they were mix ...
I had read the reviews and they were mixed. Most everyone said the food was good, but service was lacking. Unfortunately we found the same. Never found out our servers name till I looked at it on the bill. Only checked once to see how the food was through three courses. Ice tea and water glasses were never refilled. Too many places to go to in San Diego and will not be back.
We stopped by just by chance as the res ...
We stopped by just by chance as the restaurant we planned to go to was closed. We tried Seasalt and we were floored. Amazing ambiance, fabulous food and great attentive service. It's our new favourite place and we are going there again tonight!
Great Dungeness crab cakes and inventive ...
Great Dungeness crab cakes and inventive and wonderful sea scallops. No complaints about the food at all. The restaurant wasn't that busy but yet not enough staff that I waited 25 minutes for my appetizer, never saw any bread (unlike tables that had 2 or more folks) and another 15-20 minute wait for entree. Never asked if I cared for,another drink and never asked how anything was.
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