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Address: 143 S Cedros Ave, Solana Beach, CA 92075-1970
Phone Number: +1 858-481-9022
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This massive venue showcases a wide variety of internationally recognized...

This massive venue showcases a wide variety of internationally recognized musical acts.

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Amazing Place to See a Band

Took my wife and son to see Three Dog Night at the Belly Up. The place is an internationally well known venue for local, national and international entertainers. They have... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Escondido, California, United States
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Escondido, California, United States
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162 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took my wife and son to see Three Dog Night at the Belly Up. The place is an internationally well known venue for local, national and international entertainers. They have hosted many huge entertainers (see The Rolling Stones). It is a small venue (about 600 people) with no reservations. Come early and enjoy the wait so you can get a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to see the proclaimers had a great night. Ate next door before so entered through their doors. Lovely small venue with great atmosphere

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Solana Beach, California
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

I have been going to the Belly Up Tavern for 40 years and never disappointed in the musical talent. Great place to dance or just listen. FUN, FUN, FUN.

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Encinitas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We saw The Proclaimers at the Belly Up last night. It was our first venture into what we have long heard was an excellent venue. It didn't disappoint. The staff was friendly and efficient; the acoustics were good and the atmosphere was ideal; not to big, not to small. Parking was abundant (and free!!). We will definitely be paying attention... More 

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Solana Beach, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

I have been coming to the B.U.T. for the past 20 years!!! it is definitely the best concert house in town. The atmosphere is great, and the concerts' lineup are fabulous, and the prices are affordable The bar service is very good. The concerts have a great diversity for all the different musical taste, from Country to Reggae, from classical... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Great Venue to see her. Had dinner next door and it was superb! The staff at both were very accommodating and personable. We had a very enjoyable date night.

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Louisville, Kentucky
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

Whenever I'm in San Diego, I go to the Belly Up Tavern in Solana Beach. Was visiting last week and went on Sunday with friends. Main act was "The Highwaymen Show" (covering original Highwaymen songs, aka Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, etc.). Didn't know what to expect. Normally I'm not a country western fan but we thoroughly had a great time.... More 

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San Diego
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

The Belly Up Tavern has a wide range of musicians and entertainers. We've enjoyed the Happy Hour (Atomic Groove), battle of cover bands (Tom Petty and Hotel California ((Eagles)) and most recently The Marshall Tucker Band. There is some assigned seating, but many times it is first-come, first-served. We've always had a great time, regardless of the crowds. During the... More 

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Lake Elsinore
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27 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Booked reserved seating for a concert our friends were performing in The Six String Society concert. The best night ever. Check out The entertainment at the Belly Up. Outstanding performers. We had never been here before but will definitely be coming back. Great two story bar, awesome entertainment, customer service was great. We were welcomed and treated well. Our seats... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Small venue concert venue! They bring in great talent and you are within 20-30 feet on the stage. Grab a seat early because they go fast and enjoy the evening.

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