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Yelp’s 30 Most Popular Reservation-Friendly Restaurants in San Diego… and how to book them!



Today, we’re thrilled to roll out our 30 Most Popular Reservation-Friendly Restaurants in San Diego!  From delicious all-you-can-eat tacos at Werewolf to critically acclaimed bites at Trust, cajun to sushi, find your next dinner (or brunch!) reservation on this list.

How did we find these great spots? We identified local, non-chain restaurants that take reservations, based on mobile page views over a 30-day period. Only businesses with a 4-star rating or higher and at least 150 reviews were considered.

A photo of the Tiramisu pancakes from Cafe 21

You’re going to want to save these spots, so we made it easy for you. Pull up the 30 Most Popular Reservation-Friendly Restaurants in San Diego bookmark collection on mobile (make sure you have the Yelp app downloaded) and hit ‘follow’ once you’ve opened it in the app. Now you’ll always have your next reservation with you. Share your favorites with #YelpRes30 on Twitter, Instagram or Facebook, and be sure to check Yelp when you’re making your next reservation!

Yelp’s 30 Most Popular Restaurants to Make a Reservation in San Diego

Businesses in bold type are Yelp Reservations customers

1 Werewolf Reserve on Yelp
2 CUCINA urbana Check Website
3 Great Maple Check Website
4 Submarine Crab
5 Lucha Libre Gourmet Taco Shop
6 Ironside Fish & Oyster Check Website
7 Crushed Reserve on Yelp
8 Cafe 21 Reserve on Yelp
9 Sushi Ota
10 Dumpling Inn
11 Craft & Commerce Check Website
12 Kettner Exchange Check Website
13 Urban Solace Check Website
14 Juniper & Ivy Check Website
15 Barbusa Check Website
16 Searsucker Check Website
17 Prepkitchen Little Italy Reserve on Yelp
18 Trust Reserve on Yelp
19 Island Prime Check Website
20 Rustic Root Check Website
21 Puesto Check Website
22 Bencotto Italian Kitchen Check Website
23 Pardon My French Bar & Kitchen Reserve on Yelp
24 Coasterra Check Website
25 Tom Ham’s Lighthouse Check Website
26 Shan Xi Magic Kitchen
27 Embargo Grill
28 Cafe Sevilla Reserve on Yelp 
29 The Prado At Balboa Park Check Website
30 GARAGE Kitchen + Bar Reserve on Yelp
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