Del Mar Plaza wins 15 Awards in Annual Reader's Choice 'Best of' North Coast Contest

Del Mar Plaza

October 5, 2012

Del Mar Plaza, located in the seaside Village of Del Mar, has won awards in 15 different categories in the Del Mar Times annual Reader’s Choice awards.  The contest, which features businesses and professional services in Rancho Santa Fe, Del Mar, Carmel Valley and Solana  Beach, was voted on by readers of the Del Mar Times.

With more than 30 shops, restaurants and services, Del Mar Plaza offers a distinctive mix of speciality shops and ocean-view restaurants to provide a one-stop destination dining and shopping experience.

Walnut Shrimp at Rendezvous! So good!
Del Mar Plaza 2012 Award Winners:

Best Lunch - Del Mar Rendezvous
Best Outdoor - Pacifica Del Mar
Best Burger - Smashburger
Best Sushi - Shimbashi Izakaya
Best Seafood - Pacifica Del Mar
Best Asian Fusion - Del Mar Rendezvous
Best Chinese - Del Mar Rendezvous
Best Italian - Il Fornaio
Best Cafe - Pacifica Breeze Cafe
Best Deli - Harvest Ranch Market
Best Yogurt - Sunset Yogurt
Best Woman’s Apparel - Ooh La La
Best Eyewear/Sunglasses - Sunglass Hut
Best Hair Salon - Haim, Ltd. Salon
Best Art Gallery - Del Mar Art Center

“Del Mar Plaza has a distinct advantage over other shopping centers because of its beautiful ocean view,” said Michael Hull, vice president of management services for Madison Marquette, property managers for Del Mar Plaza.  “It’s not surprising with our high quality mix of tenants and spectacular sunset views that Del Mar Plaza would win so many prestigious awards.”

Located in the beautiful coastal village of Del Mar, California, Del Mar Plaza is an open-air shopping and entertainment destination. Featuring a mix of unique retailers, a gourmet food market, ocean-view restaurants, and top of the line services, Del Mar Plaza draws locals and tourists from all over the country and the world. With iron work and tiled fountains, cobblestone laid pathways, and ocean views, Del Mar Plaza features an atmosphere reminiscent of a European marketplace.  For more information, visit