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Dining Out for New Year's Eve
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Besides attending one of the world's 2014 Top 10 Hot Spots for New Year's Eve, what could be better than celebrating the end of the year with a memorable meal? Whether you're looking for a party scene full of revelers or a more romantic space to share a midnight Champagne toast with someone special, we've compiled a list of the best restaurants in San Diego to ring in the New Year.

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Addison French
17/20
Dining Room at Addison, San Diego, CA The Grand Del Mar
5200 Grand Del Mar Way
San Diego, CA 92130
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Exceptional, seasonal haute cuisine in a lavish European-style setting at The Grand Del Mar resort. More...

A.R. Valentien California
15/20
Dining Room at A.R. Valentien, La Jolla, CA The Lodge at Torrey Pines
11480 N. Torrey Pines Rd.
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Sophisticated dining at The Lodge at Torrey Pines with views of the famous golf course. More...

Bankers Hill Bar + Restaurant New American
15/20
Dining Room at Bankers Hill Bar + Restaurant, San Diego, CA 2202 4th Ave.
San Diego, CA 92101
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Seasonal cuisine and a bar scene at this neighborhood gem in Bankers Hill. More...

Bertrand at Mister A's French
14/20
Dining Room at Bertrand at Mister A 2550 Fifth Ave., 12th Floor
San Diego, CA 92103
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Enjoy the unbeatable view and delicious food courtesy of chef Stéphane Voitzwinkler. More...

Bleu Boheme French
13/20
Dining Room at Bleu Boheme, San Diego, CA 4090 Adams Ave.
San Diego, CA 92116
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This stylish bistro and wine bar transports diners to France. More...

Craft & Commerce Eclectic
13/20
Dining Room at Craft & Commerce, San Diego, CA 675 W. Beech St.
San Diego, CA 92101

High design, clever cocktails and gourmet bar food make Craft & Commerce a favorite spot in Little Italy. More...

Cucina Enoteca Italian
14/20
Dining Room at Cucina Enoteca, Del Mar, CA Flower Hill Promenade
2730 Via De La Valle
Del Mar, CA 92104
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Eye-popping design, dynamic food and a good locals' scene in Del Mar. More...

Cucina Urbana Italian
14/20
Dining Room at Cucina Urbana, San Diego, CA 505 Laurel St.
San Diego, CA 92101
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Enjoy affordable Italian-American fare in a hip, rustic setting. More...

Cusp Dining & Drinks Mediterranean
14/20
Hotel La Jolla
7955 La Jolla Shores Dr.
La Jolla, CA 92037

Enjoy views of La Jolla and the Pacific while savoring Mediterranean fare. More...

George's California Modern California
15/20
Dining Room at George 1250 Prospect St.
La Jolla, CA 92037

Chef Trey Foshee continues to impress with his ingredient-driven California cuisine in a seaside setting. More...

The Grant Grill California
15/20
Dining Room at The Grant Grill, San Diego, CA The US Grant
326 Broadway
San Diego, CA 92101
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The US Grant hotel’s elegant restaurant features contemporary California cuisine and top-notch cocktails. More...

Herringbone Seafood
14/20
Dining Room at Herringbone, La Jolla, CA 7837 Herschel Ave.
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Creative design and compelling cuisine in La Jolla. More...

JRDN Restaurant Steakhouse
14/20
Dining Room at JRDN Restaurant, San Diego, CA Tower23 Hotel
723 Felspar St.
San Diego, CA 92109
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A sassy hotel hot-spot with a focus on steak and seafood, plus great ocean views. More...

Jsix California
13/20
Dining Room at Jsix, San Diego, CA Hotel Solamar
616 J St.
San Diego, CA 92101
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Seasonal California cuisine in downtown’s hip Hotel Solamar. More...

Kitchen 1540 Modern American
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Dining Room at Kitchen 1540, Del Mar, CA L'Auberge Del Mar
1540 Camino Del Mar
Del Mar, CA 92014
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Sophisticated modern American cuisine in coastal Del Mar. More...

Leroy's Kitchen + Lounge California
13/20
1015 Orange Ave.
Coronado, CA 92118

This neighborhood spot offers a farm-to-table menu and a lively atmosphere on Coronado Island. More...

The Marine Room French
15/20
Dining Room at The Marine Room, La Jolla, CA La Jolla Shores Hotel
2000 Spindrift Dr.
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Wall-to-wall beachfront view, farm-fresh locally grown ingredients, and chef Bernard Guillas’s sophisticated, adventurous cuisine in La Jolla. More...

Market Restaurant + Bar California
16/20
Dining Room at Market Restaurant + Bar, Del Mar, CA 3702 Via de la Valle
Del Mar, CA 92014
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Creative delicacies fill chef Carl Schroeder’s ever-changing menu. More...

Mille Fleurs French
15/20
Dining Room at Mille Fleurs, Rancho Santa Fe, CA 6009 Paseo Delicias
Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067
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An elegant Rancho Santa Fe establishment that favors farm-fresh French California cuisine complemented by a notable wine list. More...

Mistral Global
14/20
Dining Room at Mistral, Coronado, CA Loews Coronado Bay Resort
4000 Coronado Bay Rd.
Coronado, CA 92118
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Eclectic cuisine in a setting that boasts one of the best views of downtown San Diego from Coronado Island. More...

Morada California
15/20
Dining Room at Morada, Rancho Santa Fe, CA The Inn at Rancho Santa Fe
5951 Linea del Cielo
Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067

Seasonal California cuisine at The Inn at Rancho Santa Fe. More...

Pamplemousse Grille Contemporary
14/20
Dining Room at Pamplemousse Grille, Solana Beach, CA 514 Via de la Valle
Solana Beach, CA 92075
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Drop by this casually elegant spot for lunch or dinner. More...

Quality Social American
13/20
Dining Room at Quality Social, San Diego, CA 789 Sixth Ave.
San Diego, CA 92101
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Bar food taken to gourmet heights in an energetic downtown setting. More...

Sbicca Contemporary
13/20
Dining Room at Sbicca, Del Mar, CA 215 15th St.
Del Mar, CA 92014
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A neighborhood gathering spot and favorite for ocean-air terrace dining in the seaside village of Del Mar. More...

Searsucker New American
14/20
Dining Room at Searsucker, San Diego, CA 611 Fifth Ave.
San Diego, CA 92101
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Brian Malarkey's Gaslamp eatery pulses with energy, as diners enjoy cocktails and creative small plates. More...

Solace & the Moonlight Lounge Modern American
14/20
Dining Room at Solace & the Moonlight Lounge, Encinitas, CA 25 E. E St.
Encinitas, CA 92024

Chef Matt Gordon's beachside restaurant elevates the Encinitas dining scene, and its Moonlight Lounge is a hot-spot. More...

Vintana Wine + Dine California
13/20
Dining Room at Vintana Wine + Dine, Escondido, CA Lexus Centre
1205 Auto Park Way
Escondido, CA 92029
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Contemporary California cuisine in a unique glass-box penthouse setting above a Lexus dealership in Escondido. More...

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