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4694 30th St, San Diego, CA 92116-3247
+1 619-334-7010
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11:30 - 02:00
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Seattle, Washington
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you and your party wants to have a forgetable night, ORDER the treasure chest! It comes with a bottle of champagne and 1 bottle of rum....THAT'S IT! SO GOOD! I can't even remember finishing up that darn thing.

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Thank depriestwillie345
San Diego, California, Usa
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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Great relaxing bar. Service is outstanding, our server had the best attitude! Drinks are fantastic....and for those of you who get the munchies - Soda and Swine is attached next door.

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Thank 582KevinW
Chicago, Illinois
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We came here to celebrate a friend's birthday. We ate at Soda and Swine (next door/adjoined) which was a 3/5 stars. Then we came here! I really enjoyed the drinks, and that they allowed people to eat their food from Soda and Swine in this restaurant (served them here too). I gave it 4/5 stars because it is unusual to... More 

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Thank Samantha W
San Diego, California
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83 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Beers are decent Cocktails too Sweet Atmosphere - Very good Crowd, good. Atmoshpere is not a BEER brewery one, rather a Cock-Tailish

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1 Thank PradeepN61
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Had an amazing evening with friends here. The bar staff know exactly what they are doing...every cocktail I had was amazing. Yes it was a bit of a drive from our hotel in the Gaslamp quarter but I'd certainly recommend the drive to North Park to visit. The ambience is great! The food was also really good! Love the decor... More 

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1 Thank Maezee
Seattle, Washington
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

What a great bar. Amazing hand crafted cocktails that are very innovative. A must visit when visiting San Diego! They also feature a lot of cocktails on tap. The interior is really cool. Love the bathroom floor made out of nickels! Everything here is creative and unique!

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1 Thank KatLatish
Shoreline, Washington
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84 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Had to take a cab out to the area of San Diego to visit Polite Provisions on a recommendation from a friend. It's located in an old drugstore - still has the neon sign out front. Drinks are unique and plentiful. They are known for their bourbons and rye but have quite a few drinks that were interesting. Wish I... More 

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2 Thank AltenaTime
San Diego
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2016

This is a great place to go with a friend after a long work week! It gets loud, but you can still chat and have a great time...never a dull moment here. The drinks are fantastic. Can't go wrong with whatever drink you order.

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1 Thank C J
Cork, Ireland
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2016

Visited this fine spot while on holidays last July 2016. My son likes his beers especially ipa and foreign. This was just the spot . Great range of beers to be had and the food was great. The ambiance was very relaxed. No belting music or unruley people . Just a perfect spot for an hour or two. Hope to... More 

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Thank Patrick G
Coronado, California, USA
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81 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

This is a great place for a special drink made my a master. Let them choose your drink as that is the best way to enjoy the experience. Great atmosphere in here and a cool place in all! Love it!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 02:00
Monday
11:30 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 02:00
Thursday
11:30 - 02:00
Friday
11:30 - 02:00
Saturday
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4694 30th St, San Diego, CA 92116-3247
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-334-7010

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?