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Any suggestions for a nice seafood dinner in the La Jolla area or nearby in San Diego. Prefer a little more causal/nice to the fancier places-but open to them too-(I'll just have to make sure my husband brings a pair of long pants!)

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  1. We enjoy Crab Catcher in LJ..lovely patio with great ocean views..food is good with lots of fresh seafood options..they have a great happy hour too.
    Super casual lunch spot for one of the best grouper sandwiches is El Pescador..it's a small fish market with a couple of tables.
    Lobster burrito in Bird Rock/LJ at Bahia Don Bravos..its a taco shop with a peek of the ocean.
    George's at the Cove on the Ocean Terrace is another great option.
    All the places above allow shorts..
    Have fun!

    www.crabcatcher.com
    www.georgesatthecove.com

    1. Tapenade. (white tablecloth)
      Trattoria Acqua ( slightly casual, but still a "dining" option)

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      1. re: Dagney

        Good call on those restaurants Dagney!
        Tapenade has a really great sunset menu for $29 pp for 3 courses.

        1. re: Beach Chick

          Thanks for the ideas-after reading other posts, will definitely try El Pescador for lunch!

      2. Agree Crab Catcher is great! the food and the view I've only been there once and it was amazing!