Shelter Island Restaurants

10 8 Humphreys

Address: 2241 Shelter Island Drive, San Diego, CA 92106
Humphreys
Top 10 Recommended Special Offer Private Room View
Step into the main dining room of Humphreys Restaurant and understand how opulence is mastered. The large multileveled room is bathed in soft light and flowing panels of pale gray and ice blue upholstery. Juxtaposed against the whimsical softness of the colors are massive exposed beams that lend an anchor to a bay-side view that threatens to draw you in completely. The menu is thoughtful and inventive in the way it continues this balance between the ethereal and masculine – the Mirin Sesame Shrimp appetizer positions two large shrimp atop a bed of mango-mint relish that is refreshingly cool against ... Learn More »

10 8 Blue Wave Bar and Grill

Address: 2051 Shelter Island Drive, San Diego, CA 92106
Blue Wave Bar and Grill
Top 10 New Editor's Pick Special Offer Private Room View Outdoor Seating
Blue Wave Bar and Grill, tucked inside the Best Western Island Palms Hotel, boasts of all the delights coastal San Diego has to offer. Providing waterfront dining on picturesque Shelter Island, it serves as a tropically inspired destination with all the fitting accommodations. While selecting from any of the restaurant’s stunning breakfast, lunch, and dinner menus, or visiting for its popular happy hour, diners can take in the pleasures of the restaurant’s lovely outdoor patio and views of the hotel’s private marina. Executive Chef Marc Brislin crafts a menu ranging from macadamia-crusted halibut to oven roasted Filet Mignon with shitake ... Learn More »

10 8 Supannee House of Thai

Address: 2907 Shelter Island Dr. #110, San Diego, CA 92106
Supannee House of Thai
Recommended
It’s often said that good things come in small packages. Usually reserved for diamond rings and Mini Coopers, in this case it refers to Supannee House of Thai. Cozy and cheerful, this restaurant fills up fast with people, laughter, and of course, delicious food. Located in the quiet area of the Shelter Island Village, Supannee House of Thai cheerfully serves up traditional fare at a reasonable price. Founded by husband and wife Alec and Supannee House (get it?), this local favorite is dishing out large portions to the hungry masses that pour through their doors every day. Being a smaller ... Learn More »

10 8 Vessel Restaurant + Bar

Address: 1551 Shelter Island Drive, San Diego, CA 92106
Set on San Diego's beautiful Shelter Island, Vessel features a robust menu for breakfast, lunch, and dinner served in a unique, contemporary setting. Diners flock for the spectacular panoramic marina view, in addition to the casual, informal atmosphere and great food. The menu offers a wide range of entrées inspired by Californian, American, and Polynesian cuisines. Fresh fish and seafood are their specialty; flying in buttery scallops from Maine and cooking locally caught Mahi-Mahi. Take in the mild sea breezes on the waterfront patio during breakfast or relax while the sun sets in the comfortable, inviting, and fun atmosphere. Learn More »

10 8 Fiddler's Green

Address: 2760 Shelter Island Drive, San Diego, CA 92106
Fiddler's Green
Fiddler's Green on Shelter Island is a great place for steaks, fresh seafood, and pasta due to the wide variety of selections available. All are offered nightly in one of the world's most renowned sailing ports. Surrounded by model boats, the eclectic charm of Fiddler’s Green is family-friendly and warrants long stays to absorb its allure and atmosphere. The restaurant serves a wide selection of fresh catches and features its house specialty Coconut Tempura Prawns and Calamari Steaks. The cocktail lounge and outdoor terrace offer a special menu with lighter fare where anyone can take in the views of Shelter ... Learn More »

10 8 Bali Hai

Address: 2230 Shelter Island Drive, San Diego, CA 92106
Bali Hai
Located at the eastern tip of Shelter Island, with a boat dock stretching from the back door, it is no surprise water is the predominant theme at Bali Hai. Taking cues from Island cultures from Tahiti to Polynesia, the historic Tiki-themed restaurant invites diners to a sensual escape of island pleasures. The menu is filled with rich and exotic dishes including Lobster Wontons, Chicken of the Gods, and Kailua Pork Loin, and the bar offers—what else?—famously authentic Mai Tai’s. Sunday Champagne Brunch attracts such a large crowd that the dock out back is often packed while eager boaters dine inside. Learn More »

10 8 La Playa Bistro

Address: 1005 Rosecrans St., San Diego, CA 92106
La Playa Bistro
Recommended New Special Offer
Come discover La Playa Bistro, a restaurant that will surely redefine your classic California dining experience. The contemporary Point Loma dive is open for breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner, serving well-balanced comfort food with a flair for the flavorful. Delightful fare options range from the typical like the Calamari to the exotic like the Barramundi, an Indonesian fish presented over thinly sliced celery roots wrap with a side of sundried tomato pesto. La Playa Bistro is also the ideal destination if you want to mingle with other guests at the L-shaped bar whose wonderful selection of beers and wines will ... Learn More »