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Charlie's

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Mission Valley / Hotel Circle
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
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500 Hotel Cir N, San Diego, CA 92108-3005
+1 619-291-7131
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Burbank, California
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 28 January 2016

Yes, it's a sports bar and noise is to be expected. In this place the noise bounces off the wall. This restaurant is in the Town and Country Hotel. Even though they knew they had two conferences going there, there were only two waiters. It was a long wait. The BBQ was fine, but the portions were small.

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Denderleeuw, Belgium
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79 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2016

As the town and country has little options for food, charlie's is your only choice. The amount of fat and sugar is impressive, so nothing really tastes

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Thank Philippe S
Golden, Colorado
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5 reviews
Reviewed 12 January 2016

It is right in the resort complex so it's easy to access but the food is really basic. The margarita was great, probably the best part of the meal. The football game was on so fun atmosphere.

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Thank carolinepr
North Hollywood
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49 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2016

We and several of our friends visited this place more than once. What was good? The chicken wings. What was mediocre? The ribs smoked taste was good, that they were overcooked, dried out and blackened was not, and no good bar-b-que sauce. Cole slaw had absolutely no taste and no seasoning. Our friends had the pulled chicken sandwich which seemed... More 

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Thank Kaye L
Long Beach, California
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312 reviews
215 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2015

I was trapped at the Town and Country Hotel while at a Conference and was fortunate to find a delicious lunch option. There was seating outside and I chose the inside sports bar area lounge near a TV, they were kind enough to change the channel to CNN. The male server was friendly and extremely accommodating as I made specific... More 

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Thank sherrieseg
San Jose, California, United States
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2015

The menu is pretty simple with some great burgers, brisket, and ribs. I had the ribs and they were top notch. My colleague had the brisket and his was amazing as well. The sauces were good but a bit watery/runny. I prefer thick BBQ sauce. The baked beans were delish but a bit heavy. The salad had way too much... More 

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Thank Juston G
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Reviewed 1 December 2015 via mobile

Stopped by after arriving for a conference. The burger I got was awesome! Highly recommend! Was double patty and large enough to shar with my husband.

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Thank Trula C
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160 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

I was at a conference at the Town & Country Hotel. There is very limited food options at the hotel. Charlie's is one of the restaurants on site. We went for an early dinner onWednesday at 4:30. There were only about 5 tables with people. Not good: Service was terrible. We ended up being there for almost 2 hours. It... More 

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Roswell, Georgia
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

The barbecue wasn't bad but far from great as advertised. Came to me cold. I had to ask for my waitress to come to my table

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Erlangen, Germany
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127 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

Went here for a quick dinner after arriving at the hotel after a long trip. Nice outdoor seating in the hotel grounds. Friendly service, canned music good. Good selection of local beers. Liked the Pilsener. The chili burger hit the spot but was nothing special.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 18
Cuisine
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 Hotel Cir N, San Diego, CA 92108-3005
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Mission Valley / Hotel Circle
  • Neighbourhood: Mission Valley / Hotel Circle
  • Phone Number: +1 619-291-7131
Description
If a casual and friendly atmosphere is on your agenda for the afternoon or evening, Charlie's Sports, Beer & BBQ is the place for juicy burgers, Texas-style barbecue, local micro-brews, a full bar and all the latest sports action on our 80 inch LED HDTV.

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