Featured Recipe: The Cottage Raspberry White Chocolate Bread Pudding

the cottage la jollaFor the very first time, The Cottage La Jolla has shared the recipe for their most popular (and arguably their most delicious) dessert — Raspberry White Chocolate Bread Pudding! It’s a light, traditional treat and makes for a great summertime post-barbecue treat. Here’s how to make it. Continue reading

Featured Recipe: The Cottage Strawberry Jam

the cottage It’s still technically strawberry season in San Diego, and that means strawberries with everything – including jam! This delicious recipe from The Cottage in La Jolla goes perfectly with their famous homemade scones, though really it goes with anything and makes for a great snack (or breakfast) all season long. Here is the official recipe courtesy of The Cottage. Continue reading

Celebrate National Hamburger Day the La Jolla Way!

Whisknlade La Jolla Restaurant National Hamburger Day.

National Hamburger Day hits the grills Saturday, May 28th! Don’t scrimp on a fast-food version of a classic when you could get an amazing burger to truly honor the day. Here’s a list of our favorite La Jolla spots to celebrate National Hamburger Day.

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Featured Recipe: The Cottage’s Chicken Tortilla Soup

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The Cottage in La Jolla has shared its official Chicken Tortilla soup recipe with us! Complete with all the goodies, this is a perfect way to ring in National Soup Month – not to mention a cozy way to stay warm with all these rainy days in San Diego. For dessert try their signature scones with a nice cup of tea. Here’s the recipe. Continue reading

The Cottage’s New and Improved Cinnamon Roll

The Cottage in La Jolla, known for their popular breakfast and lunch menu, is reintroducing their famous cinnamon rolls with a new and improved recipe. The Cottage achieves the perfect balance in thick, soft, moist, warm that will literally melt in your mouth cinnamon rolls and La Jolla Blue Book was there to taste it all.

The cinnamon roll is back on the menu after being absent for a few years, but we recommend you get there early as only a dozen of them are made daily. The rolls are big enough to share with someone but we won’t judge you if you don’t and neither will The Cottage.

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Quiet on the Set Video Series – The Cottage

La Jolla Blue Book presents our latest “Quiet on the Set” video featuring The Cottage.

Voted Best Breakfast in La Jolla, The Cottage restaurant offers a great dining experience in an inviting atmosphere.

The Cottage is a favorite breakfast and lunch hangout with locals and tourists alike. Located in the heart of the village in a cozy white cottage at the corner of Fay and Kline, The Cottage stands out by it’s usual big and friendly crowd enjoying the patio which offers up the best outside dining in La Jolla that is also pet-friendly patio. Its California bistro cuisine makes the most of local, organic produce and other fresh ingredients and has earned it recognition as the best breakfast place in La Jolla by popular vote.

For breakfast, The Cottage opens at 7:30 a.m. and serves a variety of baked goods and egg dishes, including its own house granola, various omelettes and specialties such as Baja chicken hash, and it’s famous Stuffed French Toast.

Open for lunch, Sunday brunch, and dinner (Summer only) with an array of dishes to satisfy all. The lunch and dinner menu includes appetizers, soups, large salads, sandwiches, burgers, and several entrées such as Grilled Mahi Fish Tacos.

The Cottage is also a great place to take out-of-town guests or for special celebrations. The patio or inside dining area can be reserved for special occasions such as graduations, rehearsal dinner, or other events. Summer is here and that means dinner at The Cottage is now open! Dining in the patio during a warm Summer evening is a must, so stop by and taste their new dinner menu.

To learn why The Cottage is so popular, check it out for yourself at,

7702 Fay Av
La Jolla, CA 92037

To learn more about great places do dine in La Jolla visit our La Jolla Restaurants guide.