Cusp La Jolla

Where the Locals Go

Discover something special in La Jolla at Cusp Dining & Drinks, featuring new American cuisine set to stunning ocean views. Cusp's shareable menu consists of flavorful dishes with locally sourced ingredients, including seasonal produce, fresh-caught fish, house-made pastas, local meats, and rustic flatbreads from our pizza oven. It’s all paired with an extensive wine list and artful craft cocktails to ensure a meal whose main ingredient is delight.

  • Baby Gem Salad - $13
    Pickled shallots, cherry tomatoes, cucumber, homemade
    buttermilk dressing

    Baby Beet Salad - $12
    Whipped goat cheese, candied pistachios, fennel, arugula,
    orange vinaigrette

    Artisanal Cheese & Charcuterie - $24
    Guava jam, Mediterranean olives, whole grain mustard,
    toasted bread
    Cheese Only Platter - $17
    Meat Only Platter - $17

    Chef’s Daily Ceviche - $15

    Crab Tostada - $15
    Avocado puree, citrus crema

    Meat Pizza - $18
    Homemade tomato sauce, Spanish chorizo, salami,
    mozzarella cheese, parmesan cheese, pickled chiles

    Margherita Pizza - $16
    Homemade tomato sauce, fresh mozzarella cheese, tomato, basil

    Cusp Burger - $18
    Beef patty, Chef’s special sauce, lettuce, tomato, grilled onion, brioche bun,
    French fries or house salad
    Add cheddar or bleu cheese - $2
    Add bacon - $3

    Local Catch of the Day - $38
    Herb orzo pasta, olive relish, tomato puree

    Togarashi Crusted Chef’s Choice Fish - $38
    Hon-shimeji mushroom, soba noodles, tempura shishito pepper, mushroom broth

    Roasted Scottish Salmon - $37
    Parsnip infused black rice, Brussel sprouts, raisin verju

    Half Roasted Mary’s Chicken - $30
    Potato puree, seasonal vegetables, dark chicken jus
    (Please allow 30 minutes)

    Creamy Beef Bolognese - $29
    Roasted bell pepper, cherry tomatoes, arugula, cream,
    linguine pasta, parmesan cheese

    Roasted 12 oz. New York Steak - $41
    Fondue herb potatoes, grilled maitake mushroom,
    herb butter compote, cabernet demi-glace

  • French Fries - $12

    Fried Brussel Sprouts - $12
    Jalapeno vinaigrette, pickled shallots, feta cheese

  • Brownie ala mode - $12

    Apple Fritter, vanilla ice cream - $11

    Butterscotch Budino, sea salt, whipped cream - $11