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Home to the FlowRider and the only FlowBarrel in the United States, WaveHouse at Belmont Park attracts the attention of pro athletes and celebrities, tourists and locals, and media all itching to get a piece of the action. With 87 thousand plus...more
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3125 Ocean Front Walk, San Diego, CA 92109-8730
Mission Beach
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

Specialty drinks out on the patio, sand at your feet and good appetizer food. Music selections change on different days/times and it is good people watching. The wave machine is fun to watch while you eat and you can watch the walkers and roller skaters...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Karon H
Reviewed 24 May 2018

This place has so much potential, but it falls short in almost every category. It definitely caters to tourist, which is fine, but you will find very few locals hanging out here. The food is mediocre, they play rather horrible music and their beer selection...More

Date of experience: September 2017
4  Thank KevinG2219
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were taking a walk along the San Diego boardwalk in Pacific Beach and went into the Wave House for lunch. We had a beer, a great blackened grilled cod sandwich and fries, and a large spinach strawberry salad with sesame dressing....More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank dservetter
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Want to experience California life then go no further... this place located on the beach where you can take a seat on the sand, grab a beer and burger, enjoy the lovely sunshine, listen to music, and watch people surfing... does life get any better!!!

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank mikewc77
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Nice place to go have a few drinks and watch the wild surfers in a man made pool with waves. Cool to see a few times as it's kinda fun to watch.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank kevin s
Reviewed 2 August 2017

The atmosphere is great, fun music, very casual and the food was tasty. You are steps off the beach and just a few blocks down from the roller coaster. The only problem was our server was rude, it appeared she wanted to be anywhere else...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Tayfam5
Reviewed 8 July 2017

We stopped by for lunch while on the beach and were surprised at how yummy the food is! Of course the location and vibe is awesome, but the food was great! I am so bummed they are taking out the wave rider!!! Our teens love...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank azparkerfamily
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Seemelessly walked from the sand, across the bike path directly into seating area!! Very old school beach feel with a huge umbrella for every table. The tables were large could seat 6 easily and each has a propane heater if needed. The tables are set...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank LeLuDallas
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

G reat people watching. Service so poor you can bring your own and no one would notice. Had the worst sex on the beach drink ever here. Ordered another drink and 30 minutes later...i still don't have it.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Happiness430685
Reviewed 12 January 2017

This place it right on the beach and has a very beachy vipe. The bartenders are helpful, the food and drinks are good.

Date of experience: January 2017
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