Del Mar’s Foodie Favorites

A vacation at Villa L’Auberge comes with the convenient proximity to so many great places to dine just a short walk from your villa. Indulge your inner foodie by checking out these top restaurants in Del Mar:

Del Mar Rendezvous

Location: 0.1 mile – just across Camino Del Mar

Enjoy modern high-end Chinese cuisine, and with over 100 menu items and gluten-free options readily available, you’ll find something for everyone. Experience artfully presented meals and peek through the open kitchen to watch the chef’s working their magic. With the casual-chic atmosphere and an award-winning wine list, it’s the perfect place for lunch or dinner.

MARKET Restaurant + Bar

Location: 3.7 miles on Via De La Valle

The great thing about this restaurant is that the menu changes daily based on what’s in season, so if you’ve been before you’ll most likely get a different experience than the last. Enjoy Asian-inspired cooking and fresh ingredients which play a prominent role in every dish.

Pacifica Del Mar

Location: 0.1 mile – just across Camino Del Mar

This is sure to become your next favorite spot. You’ll fall for the panoramic ocean views and their impressive menu which varies from rib eye to a grand selection of seafood.  Don’t miss their martini night on Wednesday’s if you’re staying the week at Villa L’Auberge.

Poseidon Restaurant

Location: 0.4 miles on Coast Blvd

The casual beach vibe at Poseidon is fun for every age! Being perched on the beach also makes it perfect for a romantic dinner spot. Ask to be seated on their expansive patio for the best views of the ocean. Their menu has a Mediterranean flare and Poseidon is also open for weekend brunch. Upon request, they can accommodate gluten, nut, and dairy allergies as well.

Snooze an A.M. Eatery

Location: 3.0 miles on Del Mar Heights Road

This restaurant re-energizes the way you look at breakfast. Enjoy creative takes on your morning favorites made with the highest level of ingredients. Can’t choose something to eat? Try their pancake flight and get a chance to sample three of their specialty pancakes all at once.

Jake’s Del Mar

Location: 0.4 miles on Coast Blvd

Jake’s is located right on the sand. Take in the incredible views as you explore their wide array of menu items. From mustard and spice California lamb to locally caught Carlsbad mussels, and their large selection of gluten-free items, you’ll find something for everyone. Jake’s has also been recognized for their sustainability efforts to protect our environment.

Milton’s Deli Restaurant

Location: 2.6 miles on Via De La Valle

A Del Mar staple since 1995 you won’t find fresher, higher quality New York-style deli food anywhere else. Known for their generous portions, and preparing everything from scratch on-site daily, you’ll find a wide selection of enticing food items, from fish flown in from New York and meats flown in from Chicago; have fun mix and matching your favorite items.

Cucina Enoteca Del Mar

Location: 2.7 miles on Via De La Valle

This restaurant is popular with Del Mar residents and their fresh take on Italian cuisine is hard not to love. From an ambitious in-house cheese program to freshly made artisanal bread and pasta made from scratch, you’ll want to try a bit of everything.


Are you ready to embrace your inner foodie? Start by booking at Villa L’Auberge today for short strolls under the southern California sunshine to some of the best restaurants in Del Mar. Simply book online or contact a vacation specialist at (877) 477-7368.