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San Diego Brewing Company

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American, Bar, Pub
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10450 Friars Rd, Ste L, San Diego, CA 92120-2340
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11:00 - 00:00
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Sun 11:00 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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Murrieta, California
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here before a concert at San Diego State. First off, they have a great beer selection and a full bar. We're vegetarians so we tried the veggie buffalo wings and they were excellent. We also ordered the nachos without the meat and they took $2 off the bill. Overall great little place!

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Thank Darla G
Rochester New York
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75 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We didn't eat here but the pizza smelled so good. Great beer selection and friendly bartender. Kind of a casual sports bar.

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Thank JimmyJ62
redding, United States
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I actually liked this place until the next morning when I had food poisoning from the pulled pork sandwich that lasted for 3 days including my flight back to Sac. It has good beer and lots of sports on TV but the pulled pork didn't even taste good and about killed me the next few days.

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Thank Randy H
San Diego
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Sundays during football season loud. If you like that kind of thing, go for it. But if your looking for a quiet place to grab a quick bite, go elsewhere. Food is on the salty side. Their house brews are pretty good.

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Thank MH123456789
Wall Township, New Jersey
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467 reviews
336 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Typical brewpub menu, with burgers, salads, sandwiches, and more. Food was very good, and the entree salads that we ordered were large. While they are a microbrewery and have about 8 of their beers on draft, they also have about 20 other craft beers on tap. If you are a beer drinker, there should be a style on draft for... More 

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Thank wlbjayhawk
Alpine, California
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259 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We were out searching for places for a pending retirement party, this was our second stop and we were very happy with the venue! We ultimately don't think this will be where the party is held, but we certainly plan on another visit! Parking was a bit of a problem and we ended up taking a short walk from our... More 

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Thank 10ringtraveler
San Diego, California
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Had a great time at this cute, friendly bar. Interesting to see the brewing in action. Tried a variety of different brews made on site. I particularly liked the San Diego Gold. Food was good, served warm, fast and friendly. Overall a great experience! Highly recommend!

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Thank mhs0870
Tacoma, Washington
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016

I visited San Diego for work recently and I am a homebrewer, so I like to visit local breweries when I travel. San Diego Brewing Company was one of the closest breweries that served food from my hotel. The ambiance for a Tuesday evening was enjoyable; the pub was filled with young people in their 20s, 30s, & 40s. There... More 

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Thank ABKaufman89
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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133 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2016

San Diego Brewing Co. is always on my list when I visit San Diego. A sports bar with friendly service, good food and close to 50 beers on tap. I order a veggie burger on sourdough with melted Swiss, and grilled onions and mushrooms.

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Thank Alfredo J
San Diego, California
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466 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 259 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2016

This place has a good selection of beer, including some pretty good brews done in house. Food & service was on the mediocre side. My buffalo burger was pretty dry & the waitress was pretty inattentive.

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Thank TheSpeis

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10450 Friars Rd, Ste L, San Diego, CA 92120-2340
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
Description
Great relaxed atmosphere, kid and family friendly with onsite brewery, 50 taps, including 4-6 of their own brews. Great for sports watching and casual get togethers. Friendly staff, good food, great beer.

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