The Lot La Jolla

The Lot La JollaTHE LOT La Jolla, San Diego’s Newest Lifestyle Destination for Dining, Drinking and Luxury Cinema Announces Grand Opening Date

THE LOT La Jolla, San Diego’s newest and most exciting lifestyle destination, today announced it will opened its doors on Wednesday, September 30, welcoming guests to enjoy a luxurious yet comfortable dining, drinking and cinematic experience unlike any other.

“THE LOT will be a community hub, a place to grab a morning coffee, enjoy a full dinner, or catch the latest Hollywood blockbuster,” said Adolfo Fastlicht, owner and chief executive officer, THE LOT La Jolla / Backlot Hospitality. “It’s a special place with uniquely curated experiences—from the restaurant menu and the locally sourced coffees, wines and beers we’ve hand-selected, to the local art and leading-edge cinematic and sound technology we’ve installed—THE LOT is a place created specially for La Jolla and San Diego,” he said.

The Lot La JollaTHE LOT La Jolla, located at 7611 Fay Ave. in the scenic, coastal, La Jolla Village is designed by SMS Architects alongside acclaimed interior designer and architect Ezequiel Farca. The venue will feature a luxury cinema with seven auditoriums, each outfitted with the latest in comfort, audio-visual and cinematic technology; a dedicated coastal-casual restaurant helmed by acclaimed San Diego Chef Matt Sramek, a well-appointed bar spotlighting craft cocktails, beers and wines, and a dedicated craft café, helmed by Chef Alejandra Pitashny, serving locally sourced and roasted coffees, plus delicious, house-made pastries.

THE LOT restaurant will feature a wide selection of Mediterranean and Mexican-inspired dishes, from small and shared plates such as Yellowfin Tuna Tartar with radish, pickled fresno chili, avocado and charred lime; plus a variety of Mediterranean flatbreads including Roasted Mushroom, Spanish Chorizo and Fava Bean and Chickpea Falafel; and inventive large plates such as the Crispy Mediterranean Branzino, and Veal Schnitzel “Holstein” with fried organic egg, capers, anchovy and french fries. 

The venue is set to open with a lineup of box-office hit movies including  “Black Mass,” starring Johnny Depp; “Everest;” “Hotel Transylvania 2;” “Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials;” “Sicario,” featuring Emily Blunt, Josh Brolin and Benicio Del Toro; “The Intern,” starring Robert Di Niro and Anne Hathaway and “The Martian,” starring Matt Damon and Jessica Chastain.

THE LOT La Jolla café will open at 6 a.m. daily beginning September 30, and will serve breakfast, coffee and a vast selection of baked-fresh-daily pastries. THE LOT La Jolla restaurant will open for lunch, dinner and after-dinner service, daily, with movie screenings beginning at approximately 11 a.m., and final screenings d at approximately 11:30 p.m.

To make movie or restaurant reservations, or for more information on THE LOT La Jolla, please visit https://www.thelotent.com/home, or call (858) 777-0069. Find THE LOT on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

ABOUT THE LOT La Jolla  

Located in scenic, coastal, downtown La Jolla is San Diego’s newest and most exciting lifestyle destination – a dining, drinking and cinematic experience unlike any other – called THE LOT. A stunning space designed by Ezequiel Farca, it features a luxury cinema with seven auditoriums, each outfitted with the latest in comfort, audio-visual and cinematic technology; a dedicated coastal-casual restaurant helmed by acclaimed local chef Matt Sramek, a well-appointed bar spotlighting craft cocktails, beers and wines, and a dedicated craft café serving locally, sourced and roasted coffees, plus delicious, house-made pastries. THE LOT will be a community hub, a place for the community to grab a morning coffee, enjoy a full dinner, or catch the latest Hollywood blockbuster.  

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