• Claim This Profile!
    Join thousands of businesses who are using Kudzu to find new customers.

    When you register, you can:

     •  List your specialties
     •  Respond to reviews
     •  Create special offers

Extraordinary Desserts

5 star rating 63 Reviews

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

2929 5th AveSan Diego, CA 92103

  map »

Reviews

  • Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  TheWST

    Reviews: 5

    More than cupcakes.
    TheWST (5 reviews)
    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.

    More »

    Was this review helpful?

    Yes (0)     No (0)

  • Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  angeles05

    Reviews: 4

    very long wait, but is so worth it.
    angeles05 (4 reviews)
    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...

    More »

    Was this review helpful?

    Yes (0)     No (0)

  • Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  chacha7

    Reviews: 2

    I love this place!
    chacha7 (2 reviews)
    11/05/2009

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

    More »

    Was this review helpful?

    Yes (0)     No (0)

  • Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  Tiff4young

    Reviews: 2

    Should be "Awesome Desserts"
    Tiff4young (2 reviews)
    1/14/2009

    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.

    More »

    Was this review helpful?

    Yes (0)     No (0)

  • Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  sandiegolocal

    Reviews: 19

    Name Says It All
    sandiegolocal (19 reviews)
    1/01/2009

    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.

    More »

    Was this review helpful?

    Yes (1)     No (0)

  • Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  rivasarmendariz

    Reviews: 9

    Long wait but desserts awsome
    rivasarmendariz (9 reviews)
    10/16/2008

    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

    More »

    Was this review helpful?

    Yes (0)     No (0)

  • Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  ma9109

    Reviews: 2

    Self-Explanatory
    ma9109 (2 reviews)
    8/31/2008

    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.

    More »

    Was this review helpful?

    Yes (0)     No (0)

  • Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  jrtfan

    Reviews: 213

    Beautiful presentation
    jrtfan (213 reviews)
    8/04/2008

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

    More »

    Was this review helpful?

    Yes (0)     No (0)

  • Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  Fundraiserwong

    Reviews: 260

    Over priced
    Fundraiserwong (260 reviews)
    7/28/2008

    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.

    More »

    Was this review helpful?

    Yes (0)     No (0)

  • Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  Amanda7617

    Reviews: 108

    Worth waiting in the line
    Amanda7617 (108 reviews)
    7/12/2008

    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.

    More »

    Was this review helpful?

    Yes (0)     No (0)

  • Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  takeuchica

    Reviews: 124

    Always a line, worth the wait
    takeuchica (124 reviews)
    7/09/2008

    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

    More »

    Was this review helpful?

    Yes (0)     No (0)

  • Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  OleHippie

    Reviews: 118

    Edible Flowers
    OleHippie (118 reviews)
    7/04/2008

    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.

    More »

    Was this review helpful?

    Yes (0)     No (0)

  • Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  LisaSD

    Reviews: 8

    Beautiful desserts...I'll give them that
    LisaSD (8 reviews)
    6/24/2008

    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...

    More »

    Was this review helpful?

    Yes (0)     No (0)

  • Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  kingdom1st

    Reviews: 58

    Name says it all...
    kingdom1st (58 reviews)
    6/03/2008

    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.

    More »

    Was this review helpful?

    Yes (0)     No (0)

  • Extraordinary Desserts - San Diego, CA -  andyr0000

    Reviews: 308

    Desserts!
    andyr0000 (308 reviews)
    5/19/2008

    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.

    More »

    Was this review helpful?

    Yes (0)     No (0)


Business details

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