Culinary EventsFrom live music to our award-winning weekend brunch, there is plenty to enjoy in the heart of La Jolla at La Valencia Hotel.
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Pink Tea Series for Breast Cancer Awareness Month
October 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, & 29th | One seating available each day at 11:00am
Arrive pretty in pink to celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness Month at La Valencia Hotel with the first ever Pink Tea Series. Enjoy the award-winning tea complete with DAMMANN Frères tea, festive sandwiches, pink homemade sweets, scones and more plus a glass of brut rosé and 10% of proceeds will benefit Susan G. Komen San Diego. Pink attire strongly encouraged!
Tea service sells out every year; Advance reservations required
All month long, enjoy our signature Pink Lady cocktail, and we'll donate $1 from every Pink Lady sold at The Med and La Sala to Susan G. Komen San Diego.
To book, please follow the link below, choose the desired date and select 11:00am "experiences" for tea reservations in OpenTable. Credit card required to hold the reservation.
Thanksgiving at La Valencia Thursday, Nov. 25 | 12:30pm - Close
Celebrate with your loved ones in the heart of La Jolla and enjoy Chef's festive three-course menu including free-range turkey, beef tenderloin, delectable desserts like pumpkin pie with spiced whipped cream and more.
$95 per adult | Kids selections available from $20 to $36 (12 and under)
Make your reservation through OpenTable or by calling the restaurant at (866) 895-9859.
THANKSGIVING THREE-COURSE PRIX FIXE MENU
Choice of One
CURRIED KABOCHA SQUASH SOUP
Greek Yogurt, Tangerine Oil
KALE CAESAR SALAD
Baby Kale, Apple, Pomegranate
Oysters, Shrimp, Crab Claws
Choice of One
BREAST OF TURKEY & TURKEY THIGH
Cream Cheese Whipped Potatoes, Sweet Potatoes, French Green Beans, Baby Carrots, Cornbread Stuffing, Buttermilk Gravy, Cranberry
Fingerlings, Cauliflower, Pumpkin, Cippolini
Salsify, Brussels Sprouts, Maitake, Chestnut
Foraged Mushrooms, Quinoa, Butternut, Pistachio
Choice of One
Pecans, Bourbon Gelato, Salted Caramel
CHOCOLATE SOUFFLE CAKE
Malt, Fresh Berries
Spiced Whipped Cream, Cranberry Sorbet
Kids selections available from $20 to $36
Taxes and gratuity not included. All dishes will be served a la carte. No buffet options will be served this year.
A 5% surcharge will be added to all guest checks. A 20% automatic gratuity is applied for all holidays.
Annual Tree Lighting Thursday, Dec. 2 from 4:30pm
Celebrate La Valencia's annual holiday tree lighting with warm holiday beverages, homemade sweets, live music, carolers and children's crafts counting down to the lighting at 5:45pm.
All are welcome to attend the lighting and celebrate at La Valencia.
This evening marks the beginning of the holiday season at the Pink Lady and is a free event open to the public. Festivities begin at 4:30pm. This year will feature a dual tree lighting with the traditional indoor La Sala tree lighting and a new outdoor display to illuminate Patio Sol. For those looking to make the evening special, dining reservations are strongly encouraged through OpenTable for seating in The Med and on our Ocean View Terrace.
Holiday Tea at The Med Dec. 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 30 & Jan. 6, 7
Celebrate the holiday season with La Valencia's award-winning tea service! Enjoy a variety of DAMMANN Frères teas paired with scones, quiche, delectable tea sandwiches, assorted mini pastries, and more.
Stay tuned for the complete menu and reservations details.
Now accepting reservations through OpenTable. These award-winning teas sell out quickly. Be sure to reserve your table to join the Pink Lady for the perfect toast to the holiday season.
Our award-winning tea is only available at 11:00am. Please be sure to select the 11:00am "Experience" in OpenTable.
Holiday Tea Dates
- Friday, Dec. 3
- Thursday, Dec. 9
- Friday, Dec. 10
- Thursday, Dec. 16
- Friday, Dec. 17
- Thursday, Dec. 23
- Thursday, Dec. 30
- Thursday, Jan. 6
- Friday, Jan. 7
Storytime Brunch with Santa Sunday, Dec. 4, 11, 18 | Santa visit from 11:00am-1:00pm
Brunch menu available from 9:00am-2:00pm | Santa visit from 11:00am-1:00pm
Christmas Eve & Christmas Day at The Med Dec. 24 & 25
Celebrate Christmas Eve or Christmas Day with a decadent three course meal prepared by Chef Timothy Ralphs at The Med.
Check back soon for the complete menu and reservation details.
Live Music on Patio Sol Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday
Enjoy live music from local favorites on Patio Sol and in La Sala Lounge at the iconic La Valencia Hotel.
- Thursday | In the evenings from 5:30-8:30pm*
- Friday | In the evenings from 6:00-9:00pm*
- Saturday | 11:00am-2:00pm & 6:00-9:00pm*
- Sunday | During brunch from 11:00am-2:00pm*
*Times may vary. Visit our event calendar for the complete schedule.
Weekend Brunch with Piper-Heidsieck Every Saturday & Sunday from 9:00am-2:00pm
The Med's award-winning brunch just got bubblier! We've partnered with French Champagne house Piper-Heidsieck for our award-winning brunch available every Saturday and Sunday at The Med. Enjoy live music, brunch favorites, and now enjoy Piper by the glass or bottle, specialty champagne cocktails and more.
Plus look out for the new champagne cart to enjoy Piper on the Patio every Saturday and Sunday! Whether you're passing through or planning to brunch, the Piper-Heidsieck champagne cart is at your service.
A Must-Order: The La V cinnamon roll topped with pink icing and fresh berries, a sweet collaboration with local bakery Sugar & Scribe.