Del Mar

Searsucker is a San Diego Dining Favorite

Weekend or weeknight, stop by Searsucker for dinner.

Our delectable menu features a range of smaller plates meant to be shared with the table, to mains that you'll want to keep all to yourself. Add some drinks, sides (like our brussels & walnuts or wagon wheel mac & cheese) and finish with some sweets for the perfect meal!

Starters

oysters seasonal selection, market inspired mignonette, mezcal and champagne pearls 16
crispy manzanilla olives whipped crème fraîche, espellete 8
yellowtail mezcal cure, cucumber, tangerine, spicy cucumber broth 15
tomato & burrata prosciutto chips, rhubarb gastrique, luxardo balsamic reduction 18
hummus & crudité chickpeas, garlic, tahini, flatbread 14
wonton poke radish, sesame, soy, cippolini onion, cilantro, avocado purée, togarashi 16
mussels chorizo, jalapeno, cilantro, beer broth, grilled ciabatta 18
calamari chili honey glaze, apples, cilantro 16
charcuterie cured meats, artisan cheeses, honeycomb, nuts, fig & anise bread 30
shrimp & cheddar grits basil, kale, lemon 19
beef meatballs whipped ricotta, romano sauce, parmesan, garlic toast 14
potato & leek beignets gruyère, horseradish aioli 10
searsucker flatbread garlic confit, cheddar, calabrese, brussel leaves, balsamic onions, burrata, arugula salad 21
chicken wings house made adobo, cilantro 13 (6 piece) / 19 (12 piece)
carnitas grilled cheese white cheddar, carnitas, toreado, tomato, sourdough 19 / add tomato soup +6

 

 

 

 

From the Garden

bacon cobb avocado, nine minute egg, blue cheese crumbles, tomato, hydro butter lettuce, champagne vinaigrette 15
baby kale & romaine caesar focaccia croutons, parmesan 13
chopped salad roasted chopped chicken, spicy salami, white cheddar, cucumber, croutons, mixed greens, avocado vinaigrette 14
baby arugula raspberry & lavender compressed watermelon, candied walnuts, sherry vinaigrette 13
little gem rouge river blue cheese, pickled shallots, roasted cherry tomatoes 15

Farm

bucatini arugula and kale pesto, pecorino, roasted heirloom cherry tomato 22
mary’s chicken breast grilled summer squash, espelette powder, fig bread torreja 30
beer braised short ribs mashed potatoes, crispy onions, horseradish demi 31
half pound burger habaenro pickled onion, pickles, lettuce, american, chipotle secret sauce, egg, bacon, fries 22
filet potato terrine, rainbow baby carrots, asparagus, brussel leaves, peppercorn sauce 42
12oz prime NY romesco, shishito peppers 56
36oz ribeye tomahawk choice of mixed greens or caesar & two sides 115

Ocean

tuna bok choy, citrus demi, onion rings, tapenade 34
salmon tangerine miso, roasted farmer’s market vegetables 33
baja style grilled branzino romesco negro, chile toreado, mango pico de gallo, corn tortilla 41
scallops roasted sweet corn purée, chamomile, grilled peaches, serrano ham chips 30
snapper blistered heirloom tomatoes, sunflower seed romesco, gremolata 35

Sides

mac n cheese vermont cheddar, applewood smoked bacon 12
corn charred sweet corn, chipotle aioli, cotija cheese 10
potato puree 8
brussels & walnuts 9
duck fat fries  prosciutto dust, parmesan, parsley 9

 

Based on availability of seasonal ingredients, menu items are subject to change without notice.

Due to state & local minimum wage mandates we will be adding a 3% surcharge to your check. Our aim is to be as transparent as possible, so please feel free to ask us about it.

Burgers and Smalls and Salads, Oh My!

Searsucker is the perfect place for a quick or leisurely lunch in Del Mar

Sunshine, refreshing drinks, unbelievable food…it may sound like a vacation, but at Searsucker it’s just lunch. Our patio is perfect for enjoying the San Diego sunshine and our lunch menu is full of delicious choices, from lighter weekday fare to breakfast for lunch and loaded sandos!

Let’s Share

searsucker flatbread garlic confit, cheddar, calabrese, brussel leaves, balsamic onions, burrata, arugula salad 21
duck fat fries 9

 

 

 

 

 

Between Buns & Entrees

carnitas grilled cheese white cheddar, sourdough, carnitas, toreado, tomato 19 / add tomato soup +6
turkey club chimichurri turkey, mayo, bacon, swiss, avocado, salad 15
blackened tuna avocado, arugula, bacon, focaccia, salad 18
half pound burger habanero pickled onion, pickles, lettuce, chipotle secret sauce, egg, bacon, fries 19
veggie wrap hummus, roasted cauliflower, mint pickled red onion, crispy chickpeas, calabrian tzatziki, cucumber, flatbread, salad 17
short rib dip fried onions, white cheddar, horseradish cream, jus, salad 18
lobster roll brioche bun, garlic aioli, cherry tomato, cucumber, red onion 19
grilled shrimp & avocado toast habanero cream cheese, radish, mango pico de gallo, grilled lime, salad 19
cuban sandwich swiss, pulled pork, ham, house pickles, whole grain mustard, chimichurri 17
pork belly b.l.a.t. lettuce, avocado, tomato, garlic aioli, fries 19 / add fried egg +3
salsa verde chicken chilaquiles salsa verde, tortilla, cotija, sunny egg, red onion, cilantro 17

Greens

add chicken +7, shrimp +8, flank steak +10, blackened tuna +10, 
baby mixed greens baby carrots, cherry tomatoes, champagne vinaigrette 11
little gem marinated heirloom tomatoes, pickled onion, blue cheese dressing 15
arugula compressed watermelon, sherry vinaigrette, candied walnuts 13
baby kale & mix greens caesar focaccia croutons, parmesan 13
bacon cobb butter lettuce, avocado, 9 minute egg, tomato, blue cheese crumbles, champagne vinaigrette 15
chopped salad roasted chopped chicken, spicy salami, white cheddar, cucumber, croutons, mixed greens, avocado vinaigrette 14

Soup + Salad 19

 

 

Based on availability of seasonal ingredients, menu items are subject to change without notice.

Due to state & local minimum wage mandates we will be adding a 3% surcharge to your check. Our aim is to be as transparent as possible, so please feel free to ask us about it.

Weekend Brunch at Searsucker

Voted the Best Brunch in San Diego according to SD Magazine's 2017 Poll!

Soak up the sun on our outdoor patio, sip on bottomless mimosas & indulge in classic brunch dishes with a twist, every Saturday and Sunday!

MORNING LIBATIONS

bottomless mimosas champagne, orange 19
single mimosa 13
‘rosé all day’ bottomless rosé 26
searsucker bloody skyy vodka, ballast point bloody mix, bacon garnish 15
brunch bellini prosecco, elderflower, giffard peach liqueur 12

MOCKTAILS

raspberry lemonade raspberry lavender, lemon juice, shaken ice 9
watermelon cooler watermelon, agave, lime juice, tajin rim 9
bunny rabbit homemade basil lemonade, shaken, over ice 9

MUNCHIES TO SHARE

cinnamon roll cream cheese icing 10
billionaires bacon five spice, brown sugar, star anise 13
searsucker flatbread arugula salad, garlic confit, cheddar, calabrese, brussel leaves, balsamic onions, burrata, egg 23

A LIGHT START

berry bowl seasonal berries 8
baby mixed greens champagne vinaigrette, baby carrots, heirloom cherry tomatoes 11
arugula compressed watermelon, sherry vinaigrette, candied walnuts 13
baby kale & romaine caesar croutons, parmesan, lemon 13
chopped salad mixed greens, roasted diced chicken, spicy salami, white cheddar, cucumber, croutons, avocado vinaigrette 14
bacon cobb butter lettuce, avocado, 9 minute egg, tomato, champagne vinaigrette 15
farro + chickpea smoked almonds, hummus, house pickles, market vegetables 12

 

BRUNCHIN’

el americano two eggs any style, home potatoes, bacon, toast 17
chicken chilaquiles salsa verde, tortilla, cotija, sunny egg, red onion, cilantro 17
flank steak benny toreado puree, cotija, arugula, chimichurri hollandaise, house potatoes, salad 21
grilled shrimp & avocado toast habanero cream cheese, radish, mango, salad 19
smoked salmon toast grilled sourdough, heirloom tomatoes, whipped lemon cream cheese, french breakfast radishes 19
veggie wrap hummus, roasted cauliflower, mint, pickled red onion, crispy chickpeas, calabrian tzatziki, cucumber, flatbread, salad 17
brunch burger secret sauce, butter lettuce, house pickles, pickled onion, bacon, sunny egg, fries 19
seasonal french toast ask your server for today’s flavor 16

JUST BECAUSE

house potatoes 6 / toast & jam 6 / duck fat fries 9 / two eggs  any style 6 / morning fruit 6
bacon 6 / ham steak 6 / sausage patties 6

 

Based on availability of seasonal ingredients, menu items are subject to change without notice.

Due to state & local minimum wage mandates we will be adding a 3% surcharge to your check. Our aim is to be as transparent as possible, so please feel free to ask us about it.

Bottoms Up in Del Mar!

Searsucker is the perfect spot to sip on a cocktail in Del Mar.

A long day in the sunshine can leave you in some serious need of refreshments--that's where Searsucker comes in. Stop by for an icy craft beer after a round at Torrey Pines, a mint julep after a day at the Del Mar racetrack, a bubbly fusion before your meal, or a refreshing juice during lunch with friends. Searsucker’s back bar is also the perfect Del Mar lounge spot for your next networking event or impromptu happy hour. Our drinks menu has something for everyone, all of it designed to pair deliciously with our food.

MULE OF THE DAY $10

ask your server about today’s featured vodka

PETER RABBIT

pimm’s #1, bruised basil, pressed lemon, pickled carrot 12
cucumber gin +3
**$1 of every peter rabbit cocktail sold will go to support the humane care & animal adoption efforts of our friends at the helen woodward animal center.

SPECIALTY COCKTAILS $12

snake in the grass cucumber infused gin, bruised mint, lime, soda
fizzy lifter belvedere vodka, lemon, blueberry honey syrup, muddled strawberries, prosecco
mule it over effen cucumber vodka, peach liqueur, cucumber juice, mint, ginger beer
jalaberry strawpeño strawberry infused jalapeño tequila, lime, agave
penicillin glenmorangie 10yr scotch, lemon juice, honey syrup, candied ginger, islay scotch mist
poireberry smash grey goose la poire vodka, muddled blackberries, lemon, mint
sangria red wine, triple sec, peach schnapps, fresh fruit
french squeezed grey goose vodka, lillet blanc, apricot, passion fruit, mint, pineapple juice, lime, cardamom bitters
cucumber sparkler hendrick’s gin, elderflower, cucumber juice, prosecco
brown derby virginia black whiskey, pamplemousse, honey syrup, lemon
smoked old fashioned george dickel rye whiskey, smoked maple syrup, orange & aromatic bitters
rum me over diplomatico rum, ginger beer, peach, lime, ancho reyes chili liqueur
toki-lling me softly toki whiskey, lemon, chamomile syrup

 

Brews

Drafts
21st amendment ‘el sully’ lager 8
modern times ‘blazing world’ american amber 8
modern times ‘fruitlands’ gose 8
stone ‘scorpion bowl’ ipa 9
mother earth ‘cali creamin’ vanilla cream ale 9

Cans
thorn st. ‘barrio’ mexican lager 6
maui brewing ‘bikini blonde’ lager 7
modern times ‘lomaland’ saison (16oz) 9
modern times ‘fortunate islands’ wheat (16oz) 9
avery ‘white rascal’ white ale 7
pizza port ‘chronic’ amber (16oz) 8
stone/pizza port ‘bff’ pale ale (16oz) 8
port brewing ‘mongo’ double ipa (16oz) 9
anthem ‘apple’ cider 6

Bottles
bud light lager 6
modelo ‘especial’ lager 7
anchor brewing ‘anchor steam’ 7
green flash ‘passionfruit kicker’ wheat 7
stone ‘delicious’ ipa 7
buckler non alcoholic 6

 

Wines by the Glass

Champagne & Sparkling
brut, steorra, russian river 10
champagne, veuve clicquot, france nv 19
prosesso rosé, bellinda, veneto, italy 13

Whites
searsucker selection white ’16 8
sauvingnon blanc, tinpot hut, new zealand ‘17 12
albariño, mattina fiore, edna valley ‘15 13
chardonnay, laird ‘red hen’, napa valley ‘15 15
chardonnay, laguna, sonoma ‘15 12
pinot grigio, terlano, italy ‘16 12
riesling kabinett, august kessler, germany ‘15 10

Rosé
rosé, vanderpump, provence, france 13

Reds
searsucker selection red ’16 8
pinot noir, smoke tree, sonoma ’15 12
pinot noir, siduri, willamette valley ‘16 15
rioja, beronia reserva, spain ’12 13
cabernet, big ranch, napa valley ‘16 16
malbec, mi terruno, mendoza ‘16 10
zinfandel, tobin james, paso robles ‘13 12

ask about our extensive bottle list!
*corkage available for non-contracted dining $25/bottle

 

Due to state & local minimum wage mandates we will be adding a 3% surcharge to your check. Our aim is to be as transparent as possible, so please feel free to ask us about it.

Del Mar Happy Hour at Searsucker

Discounted cocktails and small plates at happy hour every day from 4:30PM-6:30PM and all-night Wednesday!

Kick back in one of our comfy chairs by the fire pit or grab a stool and socialize at the back bar during Searsucker’s happy hour in Del Mar. Available every day (including Saturday & Sunday) from 4:30PM - 6:30PM, enjoy discounted libations and select smalls up to half off!

Small Bites

duck fat fries parsley, parmesan 5
hummus flatbread, crudites 7
wonton poke radish, sriracha, cilantro 9
beef meatballs whipped ricotta, romano sauce, garlic toast 9
chicken wings house made adobo, cilantro 13 (6 piece) / 19 (12 piece)
half pound burger habanero pickled onions, cheese, pickles, lettuce, chipotle secret sauce, bacon, egg, fries 22

 

$5 BEER

bud light or modelo

$6 WINE

red, white, or rosé

$7 INFUSION COCKTAILS

snake in the grass
cucumber gin, bruised mint, lime, soda
jalaberry strawpeño
strawberry jalapeño tequila, pressed lime, agave nectar
sangria
triple sec, peach schnapps, red wine, fresh fruit

$8 COCKTAILS

el niño stormy
appleton rum, lime juice, bittres, ginger beer
on the daly
bourbon, iced tea, lemonade
when life gives you lemons
vodka, lemon juice, lavender simple syrup, raspberry

Based on availability of seasonal ingredients, menu items are subject to change without notice.

Due to state & local minimum wage mandates we will be adding a 3% surcharge to your check. Our aim is to be as transparent as possible, so please feel free to ask us about it.

San Diego Restaurant Week

Join us from September 23rd-30th for San Diego Restaurant Week! We'll be offering a 2-course weekday lunch menu for $20 and 3-course dinner menu for $40, all featuring the best of Chef Cesar's newest dishes.

Lunch / $20 per person

APPS (CHOICE OF ONE)
grilled shrimp & avocado toast radish, habanero cream cheese, mango pico de gallo
chopped salad mixed greens, roasted chicken, salami, white cheddar, croutons, avocado vinaigrette
tomato soup basil oil

ENTREES (CHOICE OF ONE)
salmon poke brown rice, avocado, green onion, seaweed salad
bucatini arugula pesto, pecorino, roasted heirloom cherry tomato
burger pickled onion, american, lettuce, secret sauce, bacon, fries

Dinner / $40 per person

APPS (CHOICE OF ONE)
chicken wings house made adobo, cilantro (5 piece)
yellowtail tangerine, spicy cucumber broth
tomato & burrata grilled nectarines, luxardo balsamic reduction

ENTREES (CHOICE OF ONE)
diver scallops roasted sweet corn purée, grilled peaches, crispy serrano ham
bucatini arugula pesto, pecorino, roasted heirloom cherry tomato
beer-braised short ribs mashed potatoes, crispy onions, cabernet jus

DESSERTS (CHOICE OF ONE)
sea salt chocolate chunk cookies
passion fruit paleta passion fruit mousse, coconut almond crumble,

*Items subject to change based on availability.

**Due to state & local minimum wage mandates we will be adding a 3% surcharge to your check. Our aim is to be as transparent as possible, so please feel free to ask us about it.

Be Sweet to Yourself

Your taste buds will thank you for having dessert in Del Mar.

At Searsucker, we believe the perfect meal should end with the perfect dessert. Pick a few to share and satisfy everyone's craving, whether it's something light and fruity, sweet and salty, or rich and decadent.

Milk + Sugar

strawberry rhubarb crumble $9
grilled rhubard, lemon short bread crumble,
mint ice cream

chocolate mousse bar $9
chocolate almond cake, salted peanut butter
crispies, peanut butter ice cream, mocha caramel

raspberry bread pudding $9
raspberry ripple ice cream, hazelnut crumble, toffee sauce

blondie sundae $9
vanilla bean ice cream, sea salted blondies, caramel, triple berry compote, chocolate cookie crumble

warm cookies & coffee float $7
sea-salted chocolate chunk cookies, vanilla
ice cream

assorted ice creams & sorbets
1 scoop $5 / 2 scoop $7 / 3 scoop $9

coffee 3

espresso 2.5

cappuccino / latte 3.5

teas 3.5 
earl grey / green/ chamomile / peppermint / berry patch

Due to availability of seasonal ingredients, menu items are subject to change without notice.

Due to state & local minimum wage mandates we will be adding a 3% surcharge to your check. Our aim is to be as transparent as possible, so please feel free to ask us about it.

Bring the Kiddos!

We like to save some of the yummy stuff for the kids, too.

Why should the parents have all the fun? Searsucker Del Mar is bringing the whole family together by giving the tots a thoughtfully crafted kid’s menu that still embodies our New American Classic cuisine. With an outdoor patio and koi pond that is Instagram ready, grab the entire family and dine in a kid friendly environment that still has savory food for mommy and daddy.

Kiddy Menu

Brunch
French Toast Dippers, syrup $5
Kids Scramble, fruit or fries $7
 
Lunch & Dinner
Cheeseburger & fries $9
Grilled Cheese $7
Grilled Chicken $7
Mac n Cheese $9
 
Sides
Fries $3
Salad $3
 
Sweets
Ice Cream Cookie Sandwich $3

Due to state & local minimum wage mandates we will be adding a 3% surcharge to your check. Our aim is to be as transparent as possible, so please feel free to ask us about it.

San Diego Restaurant Week

Join us from September 23rd-30th for San Diego Restaurant Week! We'll be offering a 2-course weekday lunch menu for $20 and 3-course dinner menu for $40, all featuring the best of Chef Cesar's newest dishes.

Lunch / $20 per person

APPS (CHOICE OF ONE)
grilled shrimp & avocado toast radish, habanero cream cheese, mango pico de gallo
chopped salad mixed greens, roasted chicken, salami, white cheddar, croutons, avocado vinaigrette
tomato soup basil oil

ENTREES (CHOICE OF ONE)
salmon poke brown rice, avocado, green onion, seaweed salad
bucatini arugula pesto, pecorino, roasted heirloom cherry tomato
burger pickled onion, american, lettuce, secret sauce, bacon, fries

Dinner / $40 per person

APPS (CHOICE OF ONE)
chicken wings house made adobo, cilantro (5 piece)
yellowtail tangerine, spicy cucumber broth
tomato & burrata grilled nectarines, luxardo balsamic reduction

ENTREES (CHOICE OF ONE)
diver scallops roasted sweet corn purée, grilled peaches, crispy serrano ham
bucatini arugula pesto, pecorino, roasted heirloom cherry tomato
beer-braised short ribs mashed potatoes, crispy onions, cabernet jus

DESSERTS (CHOICE OF ONE)
sea salt chocolate chunk cookies
passion fruit paleta passion fruit mousse, coconut almond crumble,

*Items subject to change based on availability.

**Due to state & local minimum wage mandates we will be adding a 3% surcharge to your check. Our aim is to be as transparent as possible, so please feel free to ask us about it.