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Extraordinary Desserts

5 star rating 63 Reviews

(619) 294-2132(619) 294-2132 View Website »

2929 5th AveSan Diego, CA 92103

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Business overview

Service Area

  • Hillcrest

Specialties

  • Breads
  • Cheesecake
  • Cookies
  • Cupcakes
  • Ethnic Specialities
  • Pastries
  • Pies
  • Specialty Cakes

Kudzu's "Best Of" Winner

2012

Hours of Operation

  • MON
  • 8:30am
  • 11:00pm
  • TUE
  • 8:30am
  • 11:00pm
  • WED
  • 8:30am
  • 11:00pm
  • THU
  • 8:30am
  • 11:00pm
  • FRI
  • 8:30am
  • 12:00am
  • SAT
  • 10:00am
  • 12:00am
  • SUN
  • 10:00am
  • 11:00pm

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More than cupcakes., 4/08/2011

This place has a gorgeous display of fancy desserts, ranging from your everyday pastry to signature cakes.The panini options are pretty good.


very long wait, but is so worth it., 2/23/2011

The best dessert I've ever had! I was there for my birthday what a great way to end my day!!! I can't wait to go again...

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Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  TheWST

Reviews: 5

More than cupcakes.

This place has a gorgeous display of fancy desserts, ranging from your everyday pastry to signature cakes.The panini options are pretty good.

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Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  angeles05

Reviews: 4

very long wait, but is so worth it.

The best dessert I've ever had! I was there for my birthday what a great way to end my day!!! I can't wait to go again...

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Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  chacha7

Reviews: 2

I love this place!

The viking cake is awesome, I wish I could come here everyday, lol. The atmosphere is pretty casual and the staff is great.

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Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  Tiff4young

Reviews: 2

Should be "Awesome Desserts"

I love this place. The desserts are divine. The line is insanely long. I recommend eating an early dinner. Drop in here around 6:30. The only person in front of you is your date. Show up around 8:00 and get ready for a 45 minute line event. Either way it's worth the wait. Very over the top.

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Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  sandiegolocal

Reviews: 19

Name Says It All

Extraordinary Desserts has some of the most creative, imaginative and decadent desserts in San Diego! It's uptown location makes it convenient to stop by after a nice dinner or anytime for just dessert and coffee. Getting a custom made cake from Extraordinary Desserts is also a great way to add some extra thought to your next special event.

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Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  rivasarmendariz

Reviews: 9

Long wait but desserts awsome

I have been there 3 times and always a long wait, but the wait is worth it. the serviec could have been a little bit better but everythihg else great

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Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  ma9109

Reviews: 2

Self-Explanatory

There is usually a long line during the evening, but it's worth it but it's worth it. Not completely ideal for really, really big groups unless you can get a table outside. This location is more intimate than the one in Little Italy but doesn't have a "non-dessert" menu.

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Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  jrtfan

Reviews: 213

Beautiful presentation

Some of the chocolate desserts are too dense for me, but the lighter ones are wonderful and I LOVE their lemon cake here!

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Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  Fundraiserwong

Reviews: 260

Over priced

Many locals knows of this place as the dessert place to try. However, I was not impress by their dessert and it was very expensive. The tiramusu was aweful and the cakes are okay. It looked better than it tasted.

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Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  Amanda7617

Reviews: 108

Worth waiting in the line

This place has the best desserts on the planet. i once waited an hour in line, but was happy to do so because the food is so insanely good.

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Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  takeuchica

Reviews: 124

Always a line, worth the wait

This is the only place in San Diego to get a luscious dessert. Great place to impress a date. A lot of kids here for prom... haha

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Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  OleHippie

Reviews: 118

Edible Flowers

My favorite is the Truffle Framboise -- I love the dark chocolate and the raspberries -- which is so rich I divide the piece into two servings due to its richness. I also like the Tortamisu.

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Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  LisaSD

Reviews: 8

Beautiful desserts...I'll give them that

3 times...3 times in the last 6 months I have given ED a chance to impress me (and my friends). They all LOOK so good but we all have felt that the desserts fell short of expectations when it came to flavor. I think they should concentrate less on making it pleasing to the eye and try to develop their recipes for more flavor. Not one of us has any compelling desire to return. I think you should go and try it for yourself, though. We all have different tastes and it IS popular...

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Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  kingdom1st

Reviews: 58

Name says it all...

If you're into cakes like me, this is heaven on earth. Not only are the cakes delicious, they're incredible to look at. Bring some friends so you can enjoy more than one.

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Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  andyr0000

Reviews: 308

Desserts!

Late night fresh desserts, who can ask for any better? This is also a good place to go after a nice dinner if you're out on a date.

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