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The Lodge presents two distinctive San Diego dining options: A.R. Valentien and The Grill. A.R. Valentien is our top-rated signature restaurant featuring a magnificent setting, superior cuisine and elegant décor.
Dining at A.R. Valentien
The Top 10 Farm-to-Table Restaurants!
Most dedicated locavore eateries in the U.S.A.
It’s not just a meal.. it’s an experience!
The Lodge’s signature restaurant, A.R. Valentien, takes its name from a talented early-1900’s California artist
whose works in ceramics, watercolors, and oils are now valued collectors items. A.R. Valentien features fresh regional San Diego cuisine served in an
elegant, timbered room overlooking the 18th hole of Torrey Pines Golf Course. The restaurant’s decor also includes an exhibit of original Valentien artworks.
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A beautiful San Diego dining experience...
Best Hotel Dining!
Critic's Pick - San Diego Magazine
Craftsman architecture with metal-strap post and beam:
The restaurant itself is a tribute to Southern California heritage and Craftsman architecture, with a metal-strap post-and-beam structure, handcrafted wood-framed windows, stained-glass lanterns and a frieze painted with pine boughs. The layout of the restaurant is also conducive to elegant San Diego fine dining, with several small rooms and plush booths to lend intimacy.
The Grill at Torrey Pines - Now Open
The Artisan Table Every Thursday at 7:00 pm
Enjoy a unique farm-to-table San Diego dining experience with an Artisan Table Dinner at The Lodge's signature restaurant, A.R. Valentien. This intimate, communal meal with 10 to 24 at the table is set on the heated outdoor terrace overlooking Torrey Pines Golf Course and the Pacific Ocean.
The Grill Craft Beer Dinner Series
AleSmith Brewing Company
September 21, 2016
Reception begins at 6:30 p.m.
Seating 7:00 p.m.
Dinner: $75/person (exclusive of tax and service fee)
The Beer Dinner Series at The Grill is an intimate family-style dinner which features pairings from a featured California brewery. The Grill’s Chef de Cuisine and beer enthusiast, Kyle Wiegand, constructs an inventive menu consisting of locally-grown ingredients specially prepared to complement each hand selected brew.
Celebrate the Craft
14th Annual Celebrate the Craft
October 30, 2016
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Tickets are available for $135* per person
Join us as The Lodge at Torrey Pines presents one of Southern California’s premiere food festival created to showcase regionally grown ingredients, the finest chefs, food artisans, wine and craft beer.
The 14th Annual gathering to Celebrate the Craft will take place on Sunday, October 30th at The Lodge at Torrey Pines. For the past 13 years, Celebrate the Craft has been one of southern California’s premier showcases for growers, vintners and brewers from the region’s most renowned farms, bakeries, wineries, breweries, and confectioners. Join us as these artisans come together for an annual celebration of the very best of California’s culinary offerings.
*This price admits one adult. Includes taxes and service charge. The majority of the service charge is shared by employees responsible for service. Additional gratuities are not expected.
SAVE THE DATE
November 13, 2016
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Tickets are available for $125 per person (exclusive of tax and service fee).
There is no better setting for the closing event of San Diego Beer Week than overlooking the beautiful Torrey Pines Golf Course and Pacific Ocean. The Beer Garden brings together the best of San Diego’s breweries and local chefs to celebrate the craft beer movement. With 28 breweries and 14 chefs, the SDBG Beer Garden is a truly unique and delicious beer and food pairing event. Each admission includes unlimited tasters of beer and food.
Executive Chef Jackson
Acclaimed Executive Chef Jeff Jackson has been credited with being one of the original pioneers of the farm-to-table movement in San Diego. With a classically French-trained culinary background, Chef Jackson has earned numerous awards and accolades for his innovative yet simplistic style of cuisine. He founded the nationally-recognized Celebrate the Craft festival, and now brings his iconic dedication to farm fresh ingredients to The Grill at The Lodge at Torrey Pines.
Chef de Cuisine Kelli Crosson
Chef de Cuisine Kelli Crosson brings a lifelong interest in real food to The Lodge at Torrey Pines. From her upbringing on a forty-acre citrus orchard to attending The French Culinary Institute in New York, Crosson’s style embraces a simplicity conveyed through dishes that allow fresh and naturally flavorful ingredients to shine. She enjoys the rush of the kitchen as much as bringing people together to dine and enjoy each other’s company, and her focus extends beyond the kitchen line to ensure an impeccable guest experience.
Chef de Cuisine Chef Wiegand
Chef de Cuisine Kyle Wiegand learned to love fresh, sustainable, ingredients under the mentorship of decorated Chef Jeff Jackson. Also an avid home-brewer, Chef Wiegand is currently en route to earn his cicerone certification. As Chef de Cuisine of The Grill at The Lodge at Torrey Pines, Chef Wiegand hopes to combine his passions for craft beer as well as organic, locally produced food to create a sustainable and unique style of cuisine.