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Best Happy Hour San Diego


From appetizer specials to deals on drinks, these San Diego bars and restaurants offer the best happy hour to be found in the area.


 

Bankers Hill Bar + Restaurant New American
15/20
Dining Room at Bankers Hill Bar + Restaurant, San Diego, CA 2202 4th Ave.
San Diego, CA 92101
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Seasonal cuisine and a bar scene at this neighborhood gem in Bankers Hill. More...

Barbarella Italian
13/20
2171 Avenida de la Playa
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Lively bistro in La Jolla Shores, just blocks from the beach. More...

Beaumont's Modern American
14/20
5662 La Jolla Blvd.
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Casual, high-energy setting with good food, live entertainment and a fun bar scene. More...

Bertrand at Mister A's French
14/20
Dining Room at Bertrand at Mister A 2550 Fifth Ave., 12th Floor
San Diego, CA 92103
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Enjoy the unbeatable view and delicious food courtesy of chef Stéphane Voitzwinkler. More...

Bistro West Contemporary
No Rating
Dining Room at Bistro West, Carlsbad, CA West Inn complex
4960 Avenida Encinas
Carlsbad, CA 92008
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Upscale comfort food and contemporary cuisine made with fresh-from-the-garden ingredients at this bustling bistro. More...

Cafe Chloe French
13/20
721 Ninth Ave.
San Diego, CA 92101
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A charming neighborhood café with French flair and fetching bistro-style cuisine. More...

Candelas Mexican
13/20
416 Third Ave.
San Diego, CA 92101
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Candelas breaks the Mexican restaurant mold with sophisticated cuisine in a romantic, sexy setting. More...

Craft & Commerce Eclectic
13/20
Dining Room at Craft & Commerce, San Diego, CA 675 W. Beech St.
San Diego, CA 92101

A quirky and clever bar and restaurant in Little Italy known for its innovative cocktails. More...

The Craftsman New American Tavern New American
14/20
Dining Room at The Craftsman New American Tavern, Encinitas, CA 267 N. El Camino Real
Encinitas, CA 92024

Comfort food with clever culinary twists in a rustic tavern setting. More...

Cucina Enoteca Italian
14/20
Dining Room at Cucina Enoteca, Del Mar, CA Flower Hill Promenade
2730 Via De La Valle
Del Mar, CA 92104
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Eye-popping design, dynamic food and a good locals' scene in Del Mar. More...

Cucina Urbana Italian
14/20
Dining Room at Cucina Urbana, San Diego, CA 505 Laurel St.
San Diego, CA 92101
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This bustling spot in Bankers Hill serves up Italian-American fare and affordable wine in an artsy setting. More...

Cusp Dining & Drinks Mediterranean
14/20
Hotel La Jolla
7955 La Jolla Shores Dr.
La Jolla, CA 92037

Enjoy views of La Jolla and the Pacific while savoring Mediterranean fare. More...

Dobson's Restaurant California
13/20
956 Broadway Cir.
San Diego, CA 92101
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This downtown restaurant is popular for power lunches and pre-theater dinners. More...

Dublin Square Irish Pub & Grille Irish
11/20
554 Fourth Ave.
San Diego, CA 92101
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Guinness galore, live music and authentic Irish fare in the Gaslamp. More...

The Grant Grill California
15/20
Dining Room at The Grant Grill, San Diego, CA The US Grant
326 Broadway
San Diego, CA 92101
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The US Grant hotel’s elegant restaurant features contemporary California cuisine and top-notch cocktails. More...

Hello Betty Fish House Seafood
13/20
SpringHill Suites San Diego Oceanside/Downtown
211 Mission Ave.
Oceanside, CA 92054

Food from the sea and craft beers take center stage at this high-energy, colorful eatery in Oceanside. More...

Jake's Del Mar California
13/20
1660 Coast Blvd.
Del Mar, CA 92014
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A Del Mar standby since 1981, this beachfront spot delivers good fun and eats, and a spectacular ocean setting. More...

JRDN Restaurant Steakhouse
No Rating
Dining Room at JRDN Restaurant, San Diego, CA Tower23 Hotel
723 Felspar St.
San Diego, CA 92109
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A sassy hotel hot-spot with a focus on steak and seafood, plus great ocean views. More...

Le Papagayo Global
12/20
1002 N. Coast Hwy. 101
Encinitas, CA 92024
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Global cuisine and live music nightly in Leucadia. More...

Monello Italian
14/20
750 W. Fir St.
San Diego, CA 92101

Italian street fare from a passionate Milanese family. More...

Mustangs & Burros California
13/20
Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa
9700 N. Torrey Pines Rd.
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Enjoy creative Cal Mex cuisine on the cozy patio with a roaring fire year round. More...

Neighborhood American
13/20
Dining Room at Neighborhood, San Diego, CA 777 G St.
San Diego, CA 92101
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Gourmet burgers, handcrafted brews and good times abound at this downtown venue. More...

Nick's at the Beach Seafood
12/20
809 Thomas Ave.
San Diego, CA 92109
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A popular sports bar and seaside neighborhood restaurant in Pacific Beach that attracts locals and tourists alike. More...

Nine-Ten American
15/20
Dining Room at Nine-Ten, La Jolla, CA Grande Colonial Hotel
910 Prospect St.
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Adjacent to the Grande Colonial Hotel in La Jolla, this elegant restaurant showcases the season's finest ingredients. More...

Ocean Terrace California
14/20
Dining Room at Ocean Terrace, La Jolla, CA 1250 Prospect St.
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Savor Trey Foshee's California coastal cuisine in one of San Diego's most striking settings. More...

The Pearl Restaurant California
12/20
Dining Room at The Pearl Restaurant, San Diego, CA The Pearl Hotel
1410 Rosecrans St.
San Diego, CA 92106
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California coastal cuisine at The Pearl Hotel. More...

Quality Social American
13/20
Dining Room at Quality Social, San Diego, CA 789 Sixth Ave.
San Diego, CA 92101
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Bar food taken to gourmet heights in an energetic downtown setting. More...

Roppongi Asian
13/20
875 Prospect St.
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Seafood-dominated fusion and tapas menu with authentic California-style sushi in La Jolla. More...

Sbicca Contemporary
13/20
Dining Room at Sbicca, Del Mar, CA 215 15th St.
Del Mar, CA 92014
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A neighborhood gathering spot and favorite for ocean-air terrace dining in the seaside village of Del Mar. More...

Sea & Smoke, an American Brasserie American
14/20
Dining Room at Sea & Smoke, an American Brasserie, Del Mar, CA Flower Hill Promenade
2690 Via De La Valle, #D210
Del Mar, CA 92014
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Chef Matt Gordon presents American brasserie fare and culinary-inspired cocktails in Del Mar. More...

Searsucker New American
14/20
Dining Room at Searsucker, San Diego, CA 611 Fifth Ave.
San Diego, CA 92101
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Brian Malarkey's Gaslamp eatery pulses with energy, as diners enjoy cocktails and creative small plates. More...

Solace & the Moonlight Lounge Modern American
14/20
Dining Room at Solace & the Moonlight Lounge, Encinitas, CA 25 E. E St.
Encinitas, CA 92024

Chef Matt Gordon's beachside restaurant elevates the Encinitas dining scene, and its Moonlight Lounge is a hot-spot. More...

Soleil@K California
13/20
Dining Room at Soleil@K, San Diego, CA Marriott San Diego Gaslamp Quarter
660 K St.
San Diego, CA 92101
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Contemporary California cuisine in a swank setting at the Marriott. More...

The Spot American
11/20
1005 Prospect St.
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Casual joint for burgers, ribs, Cajun specialties and Chicago-style pizza. More...

Union Kitchen & Tap American
12/20
Dining Room at Union Kitchen & Tap, Encinitas, CA 1108 S. Coast Hwy. 101
Encinitas, CA 92024

High-energy modern beer hall with a hit-or-miss menu, craft brews and fun social hours. More...

Waypoint Public New American
14/20
Dining Room at Waypoint Public, San Diego, CA 3794 30th St.
San Diego, CA 92104

Craft beer along with bistro fare from executive chef Amanda Baumgarten. More...

Whisknladle American
14/20
Dining Room at Whisknladle , La Jolla, CA 1044 Wall St.
La Jolla, CA 92037

From bread to charcuterie to ice creams and sorbets---everything is homemade at this La Jolla eatery. More...


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