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Rockin' Baja Coastal Cantina

) #165 of 3,969 Restaurants in San Diego $$ - $$$ Mexican, ,
310 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6910
+1 619-234-6333
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lobster” (30 reviews)
“tacos” (47 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
310 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6910
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Reviewed yesterday

Rockin' Baja Coastal Cantina is a block north from SD Convention Center and in the heart of the Gaslamp District. I’ve been coming to this place for years and I had an issue only one time-food took more than 30 min to come but they...More

Thank Tsion A
Reviewed 4 days ago

Stopped by for a late lunch after flying into San Diego for a convention.....Rockin' Baja was right outside the hotel so it was convenient, the food was good, and the service excellent....

Thank jbwilkins
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Decent Mexican in downtown SD. Self serve salsa and chips with loads of fresh choices - delicious. Margaritas were tasty. We ordered traditional quesadillas, blackened fish tacos and ahi tuna. All tasty and fresh. We sat outside. The inside was a little dingy I thought...More

Thank luisa_robertson2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoy the night life good food, great service, and great place to hang out and have a few drinks and make new friends

Thank W6439VZericd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good food reasonable price. Even looks like the decor has been updated. Well worth a visit. Friendly wait staff.

Thank Daryl L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had Tres Compadres tacos and they were all fabulous! I also loved the free salsa bar with a wide variety of salsa good for any taste. The wait for food was a little longer than expected, but the server made up for it by...More

Thank William B
Reviewed 4 June 2017

I cannot tell you ow much I loved this meal. I ordered the baja bucket and the elote'.... It was amazing. It came with a salsa bar and all you can eat rice and beans....

Thank dstephenson73
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Several of us stopped here for a quick lunch while attending a meeting at the convention center. We all loved the fish tacos! Service was quick. Chips were crispy. Would definitely recommend!

Thank LotsaTraveling
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Stopped in on a Friday before Padres game and this place had it going on! I sat at the bar (big crowd) and Manny took great care of my needs. Only down check was I couldnt get a Tshirt! Great chips & salsa - Habanero...More

Thank NTXDiver
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Rockin Baja is a cool spot for lunch, dinner or drinks. Very laid back. Surf and turf tacos are great. Cold beer and a nice vibe.

Thank EPH9810
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 310 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6910
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 619-234-6333
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