San Diego

La Jolla, University Towne Center

Restaurant & Tequila Garden


Nestled directly across from the Westfield UTC shopping center, you will discover the oasis of RED O La Jolla located off of La Jolla Village Drive. With features for everyone, expect a grand dining experience whether you visit for Lunch, Happy Hour, Brunch, or Dinner service.


LUNCH   11am – 3pm

HAPPY HOUR   3pm – 6pm

Friday & Saturday 9pm – 11pm 

BAR HOURS   11am – late night

Mon – Fri | 3pm – close
Sat – Sun | 4pm – close

À la carte | 11am – 3pm

PH | 858.291.8360
FX| 858.205.1530

RED O Restaurant

La Jolla UTC
4340 La Jolla Village Drive
San Diego, CA 92122


something for every day of the week.

A culinary experience you’ll never forget.

Fresh from the sea, enlivened by Mexican flavors

Transport yourself to a seaside resort in Mexico with this latest entrée from our Executive Chef. Our new Roasted Branzino is nestled in a tomatillo broth, topped with salsa macha and a bouquet of cilantro and red onion. It’s both light and flavorful — catch it at Red O for a limited time!

Happy Hour

Daily 3pm – 6pm and
Friday & Saturday 9pm – 11pm

Enjoy small bites and specialty craft cocktails created with fine tequilas and fresh ingredients by our expert mixologists every day from 3pm – 6pm and late night Friday and Saturday from 9pm – 11pm.

Taco Tuesday

Taco Flights Start at $20

We’ve taken  Taco Tuesday and elevated it to new heights. Enjoy energizing specialty craft cocktails, authentic street tacos made-from-scratch, and classic Mexican dishes with a modern, sophisticated twist. 

Award-Winning Wines

Choose from a hand-selected collection

What better way to celebrate than with a glass of award-winning wine from our list of hand-selected labels?

Best Tequila Selection

Hand-selected, premium tequilas

Discover some of the finest tequilas every week as we feature a different brand with curated premium cocktails, chef’s recommended small-bite pairings, flights, and bottle service.

Weekend Brunch

À la carte | 11:00am – 3:00pm

Feast on succulent, Mexican cuisine, made-to-order omelets, mouth-watering tacos, decadent house-made desserts, and sip beautiful craft cocktails or refreshing wines.

Taste of Mexico

RED O La Jolla, San Diego offers a “Taste of Mexico” at its resort-style destination located directly across from UTC. Guests can enjoy authentic and elevated, Mexican cuisine in this venue’s starlit lounge.

Order a custom craft cocktail in the beautiful bar area and enjoy conversation in any of the uniquely designed pockets of paradise this location offers.

Our Atrium and Tequila Garden are great for corporate events or private parties, featuring plenty of standing and seating room, fire fixtures, and overhead coverings.

From our outstanding hospitality to our artfully crafted cocktails and carefully selected wines, experiences here are unlike any other.


Private Events


RED O is the perfect setting for all occasions including corporate dinners to holiday parties as small as 10 and up to 400 guests. We also offer off-site catering if you refer your own venue.

For more information, please click below to contact our in-house director of events.

Kristina Smith, Director of Events
[email protected]
P: 619.823.6294