San Diego Pop-up, Dinner With A View, Announces Partnership With Local Celebrity Chef Claudette Zepeda

Dinner With A View, a unique pop-up dining event coming to Liberty Station this February, announces its partnership with Top Chef contestant and local chef, Claudette Zepeda, who will prepare an exclusive three-course meal for guests to enjoy.

Dinner With A View will be located in Liberty Station’s Central Promenade and will feature 33 beautiful, intimate clear frameless geodesic domes that have been transformed into terrariums. The dining event will launch February 6, 2020 and will run through March 8, 2020.

“We are so excited to be partnering with San Diego Chef Claudette Zepeda!” said Event Organizer, Steve Georgiev. “We believe that with her local influence and unique skillset she gained through her time on Top Chef season 15 that she is the perfect choice for our San Diego dining experience. We can’t wait for guests of Dinner With A View to enjoy an enchanting evening under the stars featuring a standout menu created using world-renowned flavors and locally sourced ingredients.”

Chef Zepeda in the house

Chef Zepeda served as the Executive Chef and Partner of El Jardín, a modern Mexican restaurant located in Liberty Station. Named a 2019 James Beard Foundation Best Chef: West semifinalist, and a season 15 Top Chef contestant, Zepeda is known for creating inspired and forward-thinking dishes. Prior to her time at El Jardín, she served as chef de cuisine at Javier Plascencia’s Bracero. She also worked alongside chef Gavin Kaysen at his former San Diego restaurant, El Bizcocho.

“I am thrilled to be the chef partner for Dinner With A View in San Diego,” says Zepeda. “Guests can look forward to unexpected flavor combinations that will reflect my journey over the last several years, all in one place. I can’t wait to greet all the familiar faces in Point Loma in such a beautifully inspired setting!”


Dinner With A View guests are invited to choose from three daily seating times, 5:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m., and 9:30 p.m. Those interested in attending are encouraged to sign up here to receive event updates and special offers. Dome reservations are priced at $199.99 and dinner reservations are set at $109.99 per guest.

Each dome reservation requires a minimum of four guests and can accommodate up to six guests. Those interested in attending are encouraged to join the Dinner With A View email list  to receive 50 percent off step one of their dome reservation.

For more information on Dinner With A View and to join the mailing list, visit

See you there!

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