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817 W Washington St, San Diego, CA 92103-1804
+1 619-298-3624
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06:00 - 02:00
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Glendale, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

The place has good vibes and cool ambience. Lots of laughs and good conversation. The karaoke singers here do very well!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2014

Local joint, cash bar only - cheap drinks. I'm not into karaoke but I still love going there. There is such a mix of people that end up there, never just one type of crowd. I'm not a "Norm from Cheers" or anything remotely close to that, but I have been going there every so often for the last 15... More 

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Palm Springs, California
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2010

If you are a performer, be prepared to tip the KJ....big... as in 15 bukus., otherwise he wont even look at you. Good thing about this bar is cheap drinks therefore lots of drunks who can't sing....I can't figure out why that old kj is still there though. This is not a place for genuine karaoke singers.

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San Diego
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2009

He was so Rude! it was my bff's birthday and he wanted to go sing Karaoke so bad and i wanted to also so we went with 3 other friends and the DJ was so rude, when i mentioned to him that it was my friends Bday he looked at me with "so?" ugh! i was shocked! after submitting our... More 

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san diego
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2008

If you want to have an assume time go to the lamp the drinks are also not expensive like they are in the gas lamp

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2008

It's like seeing the Americon Idol Auditions "Live". Love it!

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2008

really strong cheap drinks and cool scene but I HATE that you have to bribe the DJ a lot of money to sing karaoke. Friends gave him $15 for 1 song and never got to go.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2008

The best dive bar karaoke experience in San Diego!!!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2008

very fun karoake dive bar

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2007

Dive KAraoke Bar, what's not to love? I can't imagine they have food here...

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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 02:00
Monday
06:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 02:00
Thursday
06:00 - 02:00
Friday
06:00 - 02:00
Saturday
06:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 817 W Washington St, San Diego, CA 92103-1804
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-298-3624

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