Del Mar

A San Diego Dining Staple in the Heart of Del Mar

An Elevated, Creative Twist on the Familiar American Classics

The delectable Dinner 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 to round out the perfect meal.

TO START

pop-overs jalapeño, sharp cheddar, beer cheese sauce 11
day boat scallop blood orange, mezcal, watermelon agua chile 14
tuna poke avocado, radish, crisp wonton 12
mussels mexican-style lager el sully, chorizo, jalapeño, cilantro, grilled sourdough 13
fritto misto prawns, calamari, local white fish, zucchini, lemon, ancho chili aioli 18
shrimp & grits jumbo shrimp, anson mills grits, chorizo, heirloom popcorn 14
cheese & charcuterie angels salumi, artisanal californian cheese, bread & cie fig anise loaf 28

FROM THE GARDEN

add chicken +6, shrimp +8, flank steak +8, salmon +12

caesar romaine hearts, croutons, parmesan 9
shaved summer squash salad local melon, feta, lemon vinaigrette 11
baby kale shaved spring vegetables, manchego, citrus dijon vinaigrette 11
burrata summer tomatoes, grilled peach, pistachio pesto, aged balsamic 13

OCEAN

spice-crusted tuna shrimp broth, squid ink fried rice, green papaya salad 28
ora king salmon tangerine miso, roasted farmer’s market vegetables 26
diver scallops corn purée, grilled nectarines, crispy serrano ham 29
local halibut sweet corn succotash, poblano cream sauce, crispy hominy 28

FARM

orecchiette pasta burst cherry tomatoes, kale, capers, lemon gremolata 18
roasted mary’s chicken anson mills grits, spring ratatouille, aged balsamic 28
pappardelle short rib ragu, ricotta, pecorino sardo, gremolata 19
duroc pork chop memphis bbq sauce, braised collard greens, grilled stone fruit 31
la carota farms short rib mashed potatoes, crispy onions, cabernet reduction 24
searsucker burger grilled onions, cheddar, pickles, secret sauce, duck fat fries 18
8oz prime hanger steak duck fat roasted potatoes, searsucker steak sauce 32

FAMILY

tomahawk 40oz prime bone-in tomahawk ribeye, roasted farmer’s market vegetables, natural jus 135
(choice of 2 sides, serves 2-4)
whole beast feast lager-brined suckling pig, slow-roasted, all of the fixin’s 295
(48-hour notice required, serves 4-6)

ANDS

mac n’ cheese vermont cheddar, applewood smoked bacon 9
duck fat fries prosciutto dust, parmesan, parsley 9
charred broccolini balsamic glaze, pancetta, marcona almond, dried cranberry 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.

Voted Best Business Lunch in the City by San Diego Magazine!

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 here...it’s just lunch. The patio is perfect for enjoying the San Diego sunshine and the lunch menu is full of delicious choices, from lighter weekday fare to breakfast for lunch to loaded sandos!

FRESH PRESSED JUICE 7

golden coast asian pear, cucumber, lime
beets by chef  beet, carrot, apple
cali glow carrot, orange, papaya

LET’S SHARE

charred avocado toast watermelon radish, cherry tomatoes, soft poached egg, ricotta 13
frito misto prawns, calamari, local white fish, zucchini, lemon, ancho chili aioli 16
duck fat fries parmesan, parsley, prosciutto dust 9

BENTO BOX

chef’s daily selection + fresh-pressed juice 24

POWER LUNCH

chef’s daily selection + farmer’s market pressed juice 19

GREENS & SOUPS

add chicken +6, shrimp +8, flank steak +8, salmon +12
caesar romaine hearts, croutons, parmesan 9
baby kale shaved spring vegetables, manchego, citrus dijon vinaigrette 11
asian chopped salad mandarin orange, crispy wonton, ginger dressing 10
add sesame chicken +6
nicoise salad field greens, summer tomato, crisp beans, local albacore, olives, boquerones 17
coastal cobb lobster, shrimp, crab, tomato, avocado, bacon, egg, blue cheese, southwest dressing 21
searsucker chop mixed greens, roasted chicken, salami, white cheddar, croutons, avocado vinaigrette 14
tomato soup 6 (cup) / 9 (bowl) add grilled cheese +5
soup of the day cook’s collaboration 6 (cup) / 9 (bowl)

SANDWICHES

falafel wrap cucumber, heirloom tomato, tzatziki 14
del mar fish burger local white fish, roasted tomatoes, saffron aioli 17
turkey club apple wood smoked bacon, swiss cheese, avocado, sourdough 15
spicy crispy chicken sandwich creamy slaw, house ranch, spicy pickles 13
grilled chicken bahn mi lemongrass chicken, pickled slaw, jalapeno, cilantro, sambal 15
b.l.t.a. slab bacon, lettuce, heirloom tomato, avocado, sambal aioli, seedy multigrain 14
searsucker burger grilled onions, cheddar, pickles, fries 18

MAINS

spice-crusted tuna shrimp broth, squid ink fried rice, green papaya salad 28
ora king salmon tangerine miso, roasted farmer’s market vegetables 26
orecchiette pasta kale, capers, bread crumbs, burst cherry tomatoes 18

 

*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 the City by San Diego Magazine!

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

MORNING LIBATIONS

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

FRESH PRESSED JUICE 7

golden coast asian pear, cucumber, lime
beets by chef beet, carrot, apple
cali glow carrot, orange, papaya

MUNCHIES TO SHARE

monkey bread burnt orange carmel glaze 11
billionaires bacon five spice, brown sugar, scallions 12
charred avocado toast watermelon radish, cherry tomatoes, quail egg, ricotta 15

HEALTHY-ISH

seasonal fruit bowl 7
house granola yogurt, honey, seasonal berries 8
americana 2 eggs any style, bacon or sausage, breakfast potatoes 15
classic omelet gruyère cheese, sautéed spinach, tomatoes, breakfast potatoes 16
louisiana crab egg white frittata tomato, asparagus, goat cheese, frisse 18
smoked salmon toast heirloom tomatoes, lemon cream cheese, radishes, sourdough 19
chopped salad mixed greens, roasted chicken, salami, white cheddar, croutons, avocado vinaigrette 15

BRUNCHIN’

breakfast sammy soft scrambled eggs, cheddar, bacon, sriracha aioli, brioche bun 15
“cali burrito” omelet avocado, carne asada, fries, cheddar, sour cream, pico de gallo 17
chilaquiles divorciados two fried eggs, queso fresco, red & green salsa, sour cream 13
baja benny sopes, beans, chorizo, avocado, poached eggs, ranchero sauce 17
mint julep french toast pecan crust, raspberry mint compote, salted bourbon caramel, lime chantilly 18
buttermilk waffles cornflake & bourbon ice cream 18
brunch burger lettuce, caramelized onion, bacon, sunny egg, secret sauce, fries 19
crispy country steak & eggs breakfast potatoes, country gravy 23

JUST BECAUSE

breakfast potatoes 6 / toast & jam 6 / duck fat fries 9 / two eggs  any style 6 / bacon 6 / chicken apple sausage 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, Del Mar!

Where the surf meets the turf...is where we'll meet you for a cocktail.

A long day in the sunshine can leave you in some serious need of refreshments. Stop by Searsucker for an icy local craft beer after a round at Torrey Pines, a mint julep after a day at the Del Mar racetrack, a bubbly fusion before your date night meal, or a refreshing juice pre-lunch hour with friends. With firepits and comfy lounge seating, Searsucker’s back bar is also the perfect Del Mar spot for your next networking event or impromptu happy hour. Curious what to pair with your meal? Don't worry, we've got experts on that, too.

WE CAN BE A BIT OLD FASHIONED $13

classic old fashioned clyde may’s alabama whiskey, brown sugar, orange oil, cinnamon, cherry, aromatic and orange bitters
smoked old fashioned knob creek rye searsucker private barrel, barrel smoked maple syrup, aromatic and orange bitters
pb&j old fashioned peanut infused maker’s mark bourbon, fassionola syrup, strawberry/orange bitters, strawberry

SPECIALTY COCKTAILS $13

french squeezed grey goose vodka, lillet, apricot, pineapple, cardamom, mint
fizzy lifter belvedere vodka, lemon, blueberry honey syrup, muddled strawberries, prosecco
snake in the grass cucumber infused gin, bruised mint, lime, soda
far south of the border agave de cortez joven mezcal, peach, lime, agave, tarragon
mule it over effen cucumber vodka, peach liqueur, cucumber juice, mint, ginger beer
jalaberry strawpeño strawberry infused jalapeño tequila, lime, agave
poireberry smash grey goose la poire vodka, muddled blackberries, lemon, mint

SOME CLASSICS $12

brown derby bulleit bourbon, grapefruit juice, honey syrup
whiskey sour medley bros. high proof whiskey, cane sugar, lemon juice, angostura bitters
paper plane jim beam bourbon, amaro nonino, aperol, lemon juice
negroni nolet’s gin, carpano antica sweet vermouth, campari
el presidente warship rum, pierre ferrand dry curacao, dry vermouth, craft grenadine
penicillin dewar’s white label scotch, ginger honey syrup, lemon juice, ardbeg islay mist

Brews

Drafts
lager, 21st amendment ‘el sully’ 8
pale ale, fall brewing ‘magical n delicious’ 8
ipa, stone ‘scorpion bowl’ 9
cream ale, kentucky vanilla bourbon 9
pale lager, bud light 7

Cans
mexican lager, thorn ‘barrio’ 6
lager, maui brewing ‘bikini blonde’ 7
white ale, saint archer 8
white ale, avery ‘white rascal’ 7
amber, pizza port ‘chronic’ 16oz 8
double ipa, port brewing ‘mongo’ 16oz 9
cider, anthem ‘apple’ 6

Bottles

lager, bud light 6
pilsner, stella artois 7
lager, modelo 7
ipa, ballast point, “grapefruit sculpin” 8
milk stout, belching beaver peanut butter 8
buckler non alcoholic 6
ipa, stone ‘delicious’ 7

Wines by the Glass

Sparkling
cava, jané ventura brut nature, argentina 10
prosecco rosé, bellenda, veneto, italy nv 13
champagne, veuve clicquot brut, france nv 19

Whites
torrontes, siete fincas, mendoza, argentina ‘18 9
albariño, bokisch, lodi ‘18 10
riesling, lafken, casablanca valley, chile ‘18 11
sauvignon blanc, tinpot hut, new zealand ‘17 12
pinot grigio, terlan, alto adige, italy ‘16 12
chardonnay blend, casa magoni, mexico ‘17 11
chardonnay, hartford court, russian river ‘17 15
pouilly-fuissé, vincent girardin “v.v.”, france ‘13 17

Rosé
vihno verde rosé, calçada, portugal ‘18 9
provence rosé, vanderpump france ‘17 13

Reds
pinot noir, los morros, argentina ‘18 9
pinot noir, siduri, willamette valley ‘16 15
tempranillo, beronia reserva, spain ’12 13
zinfandel, edmeades, mendocino ‘17 12
malbec, montevia, argentina ‘18 10
cabernet, daou, paso robles ‘17 16
cabernet, prime cellars, napa ‘14 19

wines by the glass are also available in 3oz pours

The Happiest Hours in Del Mar are at Searsucker Happy Hour

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

Kick back in one of the 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 (yep, Saturday & Sunday, too!) from 4:30PM - 6:30PM, enjoy discounted libations and select smalls up to half off. Or stop in on Hump Day to enjoy live music, and Happy Hour all night long!

BAR BITES

SLIDERS 6 / 5*

searsucker slider habanero pickled onions, cheese, pickles, lettuce, chipotle secret sauce
smoke house slider bacon, bbq sauce, crispy onions
gorgonzola cheese slider red onion marmalade, garlic aioli

SUSHI PIZZA served on crispy rice paper 13 / 11*

spicy tuna avocado-wasabi sauce, cucumber, spicy aioli, masago
philly ora king salmon, whipped cream cheese, avocado, cucumber, red onion
california crab salad, avocado, cucumber, sweet soy, spicy aioli

hummus 8 / 6*
chino farm vegetables, marinated manzanilla olives, naan bread
local rockfish tacos 8 / 6*
lime crema, salsa verde, cabbage
short rib nachos 9 / 7*
cheese sauce, avocado, pickled red onions
farm bird lollipops 13 / 10*
boneless free-range chicken, house-made adobo sauce, sesame, jalapeño

half pound burger 18
habanero pickled onions, cheese, pickles, lettuce,
chipotle secret sauce, fries

$5 BEER

bud light draft
bud light, modelo, stella

$6 WINE

red, white, or rosé

$8 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 WELL DRINKS

vodka, gin, rum, tequila, whiskey

A Little Somethin' Sweet

Your taste buds will thank you!

The perfect meal isn't complete without 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

passion fruit paleta 9 passion fruit mousse, coconut almond crumble, mango sauce, white chocolate glaze

brown butter cake 9 lemon curd, pink peppercorn roasted strawberries, cream cheese ice cream, almond crumb

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

warm cookies & coffee float 9 sea-salted chocolate chunk cookies, vanilla ice cream

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

coffee / espresso 3

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 kids of all ages adore, plus an activity-laden menu to occupy the wee ones, you can gather the whole family for a kid-friendly meal that mom and dad will love, too!

Kiddy Menu

Brunch
French Toast Dippers, syrup $5
Kids Scramble, fruit or fries $7
Lunch & Dinner (also available during Brunch)
Cheeseburger & fries $9
Grilled Cheese $7
Grilled Chicken $7
Mac n Cheese $9
Sides
Fries $3
Salad $3
Sweets
Ice Cream Cookie Sandwich $2

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!

Don’t miss these limited-time deals on pre-fixe menus, featuring both classic favorites and brand NEW dishes! Stop by on your weekday lunch break for a 2-course meal for $20, or join us for a 3-course dinner for $40 from January 20-27th.

2-Course Lunch // $20

 

MAINS

san diego fish tacos grilled local white fish, cabbage, citrus crema, avocado, salsa verde asian chicken salad sesame chicken, field greens, cabbage, mango, crispy wonton, ginger dressing grilled vegetable banh mi grilled eggplant, roasted peppers, caramelized onion, pickled slaw, house-made sambal

SOMETHIN’ SWEET

sea salt chocolate chunk cookies brown butter cake lemon curd, pink peppercorn roasted strawberries, cream cheese ice cream, almond crumb seasonal sorbet

3-Course Dinner // $40

APPS

wild arugula salad poached cranberries, roasted squash, candied walnuts, goat cheese, balsamic vinaigrette yellowtail crudo tangerine, spicy cucumber broth chicken wings house made adobo, cilantro (5 piece)

MAINS

beer-braised short ribs mashed potatoes, crispy onions, beer jus salmon tangerine miso, roasted farmer’s market vegetables pappardelle vegetable ragu, house-made ricotta, pecorino sardo, gremolata

SOMETHIN’ SWEET

sea salt chocolate chunk cookies brown butter cake lemon curd, pink peppercorn roasted strawberries, cream cheese ice cream, almond crumb seasonal sorbet

Valentine's Day Dinner

On Thursday, February 14th, fall in love with a special menu prepared by Executive Chef Ryan Star. This 3-course prix-fixe is available for $75 per guest, alongside Veuve Clicquot specials and a sweet surprise from your favorite brand of bubbly <3  *A la carte menu will be available in the bar & lounge, and dish specials will be available throughout the weekend for belated celebrations!

LOVE AT FIRST BITE | AMUSE-BOUCHE

a tasty valentine from the chef

SWOON-WORTHY STARTS

oyster duo raw absinthe, fennel mignonette, strawberry // crispy miso emulsion, lardon, frisée french quail mustard greens, blackberry-port reduction santa barbara spot prawn salt baked, crab butter, sancho pepper squash carpaccio carbonated grapes, burrata, marcona almonds

THE MAIN SQUEEZE

poached maine lobster fra diavolo, capellini, hearts on fire microgreens jidori chicken roulade black truffle stuffed, chicken confit croquette, natural jus wagyu short-rib chicharron crust, cacao demi-glace, parsley root purée potato gnocchi parmesan broth, lemon confit, white truffle

SWEET ENDINGS

pb&j peanut butter mousse, grape gelée, peanut butter mille-feuille, pb&j ice cream chocolate lava cake crème anglaise, berry coulis petit fours chef’s selection of treats

FOOD ALLERGY DISCLAIMER Consuming raw or under cooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs, may increase your risk of food borne illness, especially if you have certain medical conditions. — Section 11051, 2003 DC. Food Code: Customers concerned with food allergies need to be aware of this risk. We will not assume any liability for adverse reactions to foods consumed, or items one may come in contact with while eating at any of our establishments, or catered events. *Menu items are subject to availability and can 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.**