Celebrate the Season at The Marine Room and The Shores Restaurant

0-1Celebrate the season and let The Marine Room and The Shores Restaurant take care of the cooking!

Enjoy Christmas Eve specials from The Marine Room including the Spindrift Trilogy of Lobster Tail, Diver Scallop, Wild Prawn or Colorado Lamb Osso Buco. On Christmas Day savor an à la carte menu that features Cervena Farm Elk Medallions, Blackberry Cider Brined Mary’s Farm Turkey Breast and Pistachio Crusted Maine Lobster Tail.

Ring in the New Year with a culinary celebration to remember. Choose from an exquisite five-course menu that features Mulberry Wine Braised Imperial Wagyu Beef, Dill Pollen Butter Basted Maine Lobster Tail. Seating begins at 8:30 p.m. Cost is $185 per person and includes live music from the Whitney Shay Band. For those looking to ring in the New Year a little earlier, a three-course dinner for $115 per person is available at 5:30 p.m.


Rejoice In the spirit of the season at The Shores Restaurant with amazing Christmas Eve à la carte dinner specials that include Maine Diver Scallops, Crispy Skin Sea Bass and Angus Bone-In Ribeye Steak.

Gather your family and friends for good tidings and cheer with a gourmet Christmas Day Buffet.  Treat everyone to a feast fit for a king, complete with appetizers and side dishes like our Stone Crab Salad and Ginger Butternut Squash Soup. Savor main courses including our Shores Seafood Paella and Brown Sugar Glaze Bone-In Kruse Ham. The buffet is available on Tuesday, December 25 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and is $64 per person with special pricing for children 12 and under.

Before the ball drops on New Year’s Eve, The Shores Restaurant’s seasonal menu features plenty of options for the kids, plus à la carte specials including Crab Dynamite Hawaiian Ono, Citrus Glazed Maine Lobster Tail, Nebraska Prime Aged New York Steak. Make it an evening to remember!


Exploring The Coastline With La Jolla Kayak


La Jolla Kayak is known as San Diego’s premier ocean kayaking and snorkeling destination. Located just a few blocks from the world famous La Jolla Shores beach, it’s no wonder why La Jolla Kayak is a favorite among locals and visitors alike. Operating from the Shores since 1996, La Jolla Kayak provides tours of breathtaking cliffs, caves, and natural landscapes. Guests have the opportunity to venture out into La Jolla‘s 6,000 acre underwater reserve. This protected ecological site is renowned for its deep trenches, expansive marine life, and stunning reefs. Continue reading

San Diego Weekend Events | Oct 14 – 16

We’re heading into Halloween in San Diego, but there’s plenty to do this weekend with the family first! Wine and dine at the La Costa Film Festival, get a “taste” of North Park, and enjoy an outdoor fall festival at the Shores. As always, be sure to check ticket availability prior to attending any event! Here’s our top San Diego weekend events roundup. Continue reading

Murals of La Jolla: ‘Demos Gracias’ Adorns Wall Above Galaxy Taco

murals of la jolla

The phrase and title of this piece, Demos Gracias, translates as ‘a call for thanksgiving’ – a message that artist Lorenzo Hurtado Segovia conveys through a golden sunburst and a lively pattern to create what is arguably one of the most colorful La Jolla murals to date. Papel Picado (an essential decoration for special occasions and an homage to traditional Mexican Folk art) and Prayer banners intersect the image, reading optimistic messages like “for love” and “for a better future.” The mural resides above Galaxy Taco down at La Jolla Shores. Continue reading

La Jolla Shores’ Picturesque Lifeguard Tower

La Jolla Shores Lifeguard New Tower

If you’ve been down to La Jolla Shores within the past year or two, you may have noticed the La Jolla Shores lifeguard tower gracing the beach. RNT Architects, the same firm that redesigned the Japanese Friendship Garden, handled the project along with design collaborator Hector M. Perez. Even though the project was finished in May of 2013, most people don’t know the unseen consideration that went into the project to make it the perfect fit with the community’s environmental and personality needs.  Continue reading

Woholle Juice Box To Open At La Jolla Shores

everyday california woholle juice box***UPDATE: Woholle Juice is NOW OPEN at 2261 Avenida de la Playa in La Jolla***

[Image by: J.Dixx Photography; left to right, Michael Samer and Christopher Lynch, co-founders, managing partners.]

La Jolla Shores is welcoming a brand-new resident! The owners of Everyday California, a La Jolla-based lifestyle company offering ocean adventures and California-sourced apparel, have created a new concept: Woholle Juice Box, which will join Brick and Bell and Galaxy Taco as a newcomer at the Shores.  Blue Book caught up with co-founder Christopher Lynch, who was just recently included in Pacific San Diego Magazine’s “30(ish) under 30(ish)” roundup of San Diego entrepreneurs, and got the scoop on what to look forward to with the opening of La Jolla’s newest juice bar. Continue reading