You know the food is good when you see people lined up to get in! A local favorite for dining, Crown Bistro is an intimate 45-seat restaurant known for Executive Chef Owner Jerry Tovar’s hospitality and excellent cuisine.

With over thirty years’ experience in the Food and Beverage industry, Chef Jerry’s passion for creating fine gourmet French and American entrees shines through in every meal he meticulously prepares. Crown Bistro has received numerous acclamations from trade magazines, the San Diego Union Tribune and the City of Coronado, including being recognized as a “Best Kept Secret Restaurant” and multiple “People’s Choice Award” winner.

The Bistro offers inside and outside dog-friendly patio dining with a courtyard featuring hand-painted murals and tiles, bubbling fountains, tiled walkways, and well-maintained flower gardens.Centrally-located in the popular beach resort community of Coronado Island, Crown Bistro is just a short drive across the bridge from San Diego and is walking distance from popular sight-seeing locations.

Don’t miss out on the Crown Bistro’s select 4-Course Wine Pairing Dinners and monthly specials!


Wine Pairing Dinners

Saturday, February 24 from 6-8pm
Featuring Picket Fence wines

Reservations for Food & Wine Pairing Dinner


Chef Jerry Tovar prepares delicious gourmet breakfast, lunch and dinner

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Chef Owner Jerry Tovar marries local and seasonal ingredients to create the distinctive cuisine of Crown Bistro featuring gourmet French and American entrees.

Check out our menus

June Crown Bistro Wine Pairing

Crown Bistro Hours

Monday – Saturday
Breakfast 8 am – 2 pm
Lunch 11a m – 2 pm
Dinner 5 pm – 9 pm
Breakfast 8  am – 2 pm