Need To Cool Down? Try Going On An Adventure with La Jolla Kayak

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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

La Jolla Open Houses: July 14th & 15th

Move into your dream home with our La Jolla Open House weekend guide. Happy house hunting!


When: Saturday and Sunday 1-4PM
Where: 778 La Canada Street
Details:
$2,250,000. 4BR/3.5BA. Resting on a quiet cul-de-sac adjacent to 22-acres of open space, this stunning contemporary home has been perfectly positioned to capture its tranquil ocean views!
Contact: Maxine and Marti Gellens 858.551.6630, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties

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When: Saturday 1-4PM
Where: 13090 Caminito Del Rocio
Details: $1,498,000. 3BR+Bonus Room/2BA. Breathtaking ocean views, vibrant sunsets and warm coastal breezes are yours to enjoy from this beautifully remodeled townhome in Sumothe highly desirable Sea Point community!
Contact: Maxine and Marti Gellens 858.551.6630, Berkshire Hathaway Home Services California Properties

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When: Saturday & Sunday 1-4PM
Where: 428 Nob Avenue
Details:
$2,795,000. 6BR/4BA. Extensively remodeled home in Olde Del Mar!!!!! 6 Bedrooms with an ocean view!
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When: Friday, Saturday and Sunday 1-4PM
Where:
1542 Guizot Street
Details:
$1,998,000. 5BR/3.5BA. Situated on a spacious corner lot showcasing vibrant sunset and ocean views, this extraordinary European residence has been completely rebuilt and expanded!
Contact: Maxine and Marti Gellens 858.551.6630, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties

When: Saturday 1-4PM and Sunday 2-5PM

Where: 9351 La Jolla Farms Road
Details: $3,998,000. 5BR/4.5BA.Resting on over a half-acre site surrounded by beautifully landscaped grounds, this spectacular, single-level residence is fully walled & gated affording an exceptional level of privacy!
Contact: Maxine and Marti Gellens 858.551.6630, Berkshire Hathaway Home Services California Properties

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Team Chodorow – Open House Schedule this Weekend

Saturday (7/14/18)
1PM-4PM 8258 Prestwick La Jolla, CA 92037
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1PM-4PM 7420 Draper La Jolla, CA 92037
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1PM-4PM 8445 Avenida de las Ondas La Jolla, CA 92037
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Sunday (7/15/18)
1PM-4PM 7420 Draper Ave La Jolla, CA 92037
1PM-4PM 8258 Prestwick La Jolla, CA 92037

1PM-4PM 8445 Avenida de las Ondas La Jolla, CA 92037

1PM-4PM 1626 Kearsarge La Jolla, CA 92037

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Where To Get Your Coffee Fix in La Jolla

Do you love coffee? Let’s face it – who doesn’t? What’s not to love? In La Jolla, there certainly isn’t a shortage of coffee houses. Here are just some of our favorites.

Brick & Bell: 
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The Brick & Bell Cafe is housed in a 100-year old red rustic brick house along Siverado Street, and has been a favorite hangout spot since 2003. A few perks to Brick & Bell include their famous scones (which they serve up to 1,000 per day), their early bird-friendliness (they open at 4am on weekdays), their casual and friendly atmosphere, and their tasty and affordable cup of Joe! No wonder it’s a town favorite!

Girard Gourmet:

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Girard Gourmet is a La Jolla bakery, deli and restaurant serving up freshness for breakfast, lunch and dinner- and they just recently celebrated their 30th year of being in business! This is the perfect spot to grab a fresh pastry, and enjoy a warm cup of coffee. Open daily at 7am, Girard Gourmet. Located on Girard Avenue in La Jolla village, Girard Gourmet is also a catering favorite for La Jolla residents and businesses.
Harry’s Coffee Shop:
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Harry’s coffee shop has been making visitors and coffee lovers happy since 1960. This Coffee Shop was the brainchild of Harry Rudolph and has been in the Rudolph family for more than 60 years. In addition to the delicious food and coffee, the unique collection of paintings and comfortable booths will put a smile on your face, guaranteed! Grab a friend, and go on down to Harry’s!
Goldfish Point Cafe:
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Coffee AND a view? Say no more – we’re in! Goldfish Point Cafe overlooking La Jolla Cove and the La Jolla caves offers a variety of specialty coffee drinks and pastries. Grab a cup, and hit the beach. Or if you prefer sandwiches and box lunches, the offer that as well. Goldfish Point Cafe in La Jolla delivers to La Jolla businesses, La Jolla hotels and La Jolla residences daily from 8am-3pm.

Looking For Summer Fun? Try Our Find It La Jolla App!

screen696x696San Diegan’s are always on the go. There is so much to see and do in the greater San Diego area that one cannot possibly know all of the delightful places to eat, party or enjoy an adventure of a lifetime in La Jolla. We solved that for you with the “Find It La Jolla” app.

Have you downloaded and tried it yet? If not, you need to! The La Jolla iPhone and iPad app makes it a stress-free experience for visitors to get around this ever popular scenic part of San Diego. The free app provides instant access to information about local beaches, attractions, places to grab a bite to eat, art galleries, boutiques, hotels, events and considerably more.

Apple users will find they can locate the address, directions, phone number and website of any business listed in the print version of the La Jolla Blue Book, a directory just for the La Jolla community of greater San Diego. The delightful app also offers a user with various options such as sorting by distance or by relevance. This allows users to find the closest restaurant (from street stands to elegant restaurants) in La Jolla. Perhaps best of all is that a simple touch to the listed phone number, address, or website will instantly connect you with the business of your choice. Compare that with the hit and miss approach and the “Find It La Jolla” app is a no brainer to download and use.

Like all Apple apps, the app is available at the iTunes App Store. Search for either “La Jolla” or enter “Find It La Jolla.” Find It La Jolla is exclusively fixated on our sensational and world-renown coastal corner of the city. Visitors planning a trip to San Diego can always use our online version of the site, but for San Diegan’s and visitors on the go, the app is readily available.

The La Jolla Blue Book has been published each and every year since 1937. The directory includes white pages, yellow pages, up-to-date detailed maps, a comprehensive street listing, and blue pages with information regarding community organizations in La Jolla.

The Blue Book – whether you use the easy to maneuver app, the website, or the print version of the book – is your best resource for everything La Jolla. Make it easy on yourself and download the app, pick up a print copy, or simply visit us online.

Call us at 858-454-7939.  We would love to promote your local business on our diverse media brand.

One of The Funnest Ways to Spend a La Jolla Summer Day: La Jolla Kayak

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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

Marine Room Chef Inducted Into Academie Culinaire De France

image4The Marine Room, a San Diego landmark and award-winning coastal treasure for over 75 years, is pleased to announce Executive Chef Bernard Guillas’ induction into the Académie Culinaire de France (French Culinary Academy) on Monday, June 17, 2018 at the French Consulate in New York City.

This honor is bestowed annually on a select group of chefs – all trained by French chefs – who exemplify the organization’s mission to carry on the great tradition of culinary excellence. This year’s ceremony included the induction of six highly respected chefs, including American chef Thomas Keller, owner of the French Laundry in Napa Valley.

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Guillas – who in 2011 was inducted into the groups’ sister organization, the Maîtres Cuisiniers de France – has been instrumental in upholding the rich traditions of The Marine Room for 24 years. Under his direction, the San Diego landmark has introduced exciting programs and events, including the popular High Tide Breakfast and Dinners, Le Voyage Dinner Tastings, and annual Cooking Class series, which Guillas co-hosts with Chef de Cuisine Ron Oliver. His partnership with Oliver has also led to the publication of two highly acclaimed, award winning cookbooks and accolades for the world-renowned restaurant, including its recent recognition as “Best French” by the San Diego Chapter of the California Restaurant Association.

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An avid culinary explorer, Guillas has a roster of impressive credits that include appearances on The Today Show, Martha Stewart Radio, Food Arts Magazine and the Discovery Channel’s Great Chefs of the World television series. He has been guest chef multiple times at the James Beard House in New York and he has been named Chef Magazine’s Chef of the Year and San Diego’s Best Chef numerous times.

Chef Guillas promotes sustainability and plays an active philanthropic role in supporting events benefiting local charities while infusing the San Diego culinary scene with his unique talent and engaging personality. He travels extensively throughout the world promoting The Marine Room restaurant and the San Diego region.

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The Marine Room is located at 2000 Spindrift Drive in La Jolla and is owned and operated by the La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club, Inc. For more information and reservations, call 858.459.7222, or visit www.MarineRoom.com.

About The Marine Room

Voted “2017 Most Romantic Restaurant” by the San Diego Union Tribune, one of the “100 Most Scenic Restaurants in America” for 2017 by Open Table and “2017 Best Executive Chef” by Ranch & Coast Magazine, The Marine Room and its famed Executive Chef Bernard Guillas offer diners global cuisine rooted in French classics. Its spectacular views, exemplary service and outstanding wine list have made it San Diego’s premier dining destination for over 75 years. The Marine Room is owned and operated by La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club, Inc. and is located at 2000 Spindrift Drive in La Jolla. Visit www.MarineRoom.com for more information.

 

La Jolla Weekend Open Houses: July 7th & 8th

Move into your dream home with our La Jolla Open House weekend guide. Happy house hunting!


When: Saturday and Sunday 1-4PM
Where: 778 La Canada Street
Details:
$2,250,000. 4BR/3.5BA. Resting on a quiet cul-de-sac adjacent to 22-acres of open space, this stunning contemporary home has been perfectly positioned to capture its tranquil ocean views!
Contact: Maxine and Marti Gellens 858.551.6630, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties

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When: Friday, Saturday and Sunday 1-4PM
Where: 595 San Antonio Avenue
Details: 
$8,000,000-$9,500,876. 5BR/5BA and 2 Half Baths. Opportunity knocks on the bayfront!
Contact: Maxine and Marti Gellens 858.551.6630, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties

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When: Saturday 1-4PM
Where: 13090 Caminito Del Rocio
Details: $1,498,000. 3BR+Bonus Room/2BA. Breathtaking ocean views, vibrant sunsets and warm coastal breezes are yours to enjoy from this beautifully remodeled townhome in Sumothe highly desirable Sea Point community!
Contact: Maxine and Marti Gellens 858.551.6630, Berkshire Hathaway Home Services California Properties

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When: Saturday & Sunday 1-4PM
Where: 428 Nob Avenue
Details:
$2,795,000. 6BR/4BA. Extensively remodeled home in Olde Del Mar!!!!! 6 Bedrooms with an ocean view!
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When: Sunday 1-4PM
Where: 2005 Soledad Avenue
Details:
$2,980,000. 4BR+Bonus/4.5BA. Breathtaking ocean views, vibrant sunsets and warm coastal breezes are yours to enjoy in this Old World Spanish Home!!!
Contact: Maxine and Marti Gellens 858.551.6630, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties


Team Chodorow – Open House Schedule this Weekend

Saturday (7/7/18)
1PM-4PM 8258 Prestwick La Jolla, CA 92037
8258 Prestwick
1PM-4PM 7420 Draper La Jolla, CA 92037
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Sunday (7/8/18)
1PM-4PM 8258 Prestwick La Jolla, CA 92037
1PM-4PM 7420 Draper La Jolla, CA 92037

La Jolla Open Houses: June 30th – July 1st

Move into your dream home with our La Jolla Open House weekend guide. Happy house hunting!


When: Saturday and Sunday 1-4PM
Where: 778 La Canada Street
Details:
$2,250,000. 4BR/3.5BA. Resting on a quiet cul-de-sac adjacent to 22-acres of open space, this stunning contemporary home has been perfectly positioned to capture its tranquil ocean views!
Contact: Maxine and Marti Gellens 858.551.6630, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties

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When: Sunday 1-4PM
Where: 595 San Antonio Avenue
Details: 
$8,000,000-$9,500,876. 5BR/5BA and 2 Half Baths. This beautiful home is prominently positioned on 100 feet of prime bay frontage in the coveted La Playa area of Point Loma!!
Contact: Maxine and Marti Gellens 858.551.6630, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties

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When: Saturday 1-4PM
Where: 13090 Caminito Del Rocio
Details: $1,498,000. 3BR+Bonus Room/2BA. Breathtaking ocean views, vibrant sunsets and warm coastal breezes are yours to enjoy from this beautifully remodeled townhome in Sumothe highly desirable Sea Point community!
Contact: Maxine and Marti Gellens 858.551.6630, Berkshire Hathaway Home Services California Properties

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When: Saturday & Sunday 1-4PM
Where: 428 Nob Avenue
Details:
$2,795,000. 6BR/4BA. Extensively remodeled home in Olde Del Mar!!!!! 6 Bedrooms with an ocean view!
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Team Chodorow – Open House Schedule this Weekend

Saturday (6/30/18)
1PM-4PM 8258 Prestwick La Jolla, CA 92037
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1PM-4PM 8232 The Landing Way San Diego, CA 92127
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1PM-4PM 7420 Draper La Jolla, CA 92037
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Sunday (7/1/18)
1PM-4PM 8258 Prestwick La Jolla, CA 92037
1PM-4PM 7420 Draper La Jolla, CA 92037

1PM-4PM 310 Nautilus La Jolla, CA 92037

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