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Hodad's Downtown

945 Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101-5513
+1 619-234-6323
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“onion rings” (79 reviews)
“burgers” (180 reviews)
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American, Bar
945 Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101-5513
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We tried to go to the Hodad's at Ocean Beach while on vacation there. It was closed for remodeling so we decided to try the downtown location. Very glad we did. It was a fun atmosphere and an excellent, huge burger! Thoroughly enjoyed it!

Thank Alane T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I just had the best burger of my life! The single bacon cheeseburger was so full of bacon that it kept falling off of the burger.I prefer shoestring fries to the wedges that they serve but they were still very good. The onion rings were...More

Thank pacermsh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On our first day here and after checking in to hotel, needed to find some lunch and Hodad’s was close and got great reviews so we decided to give it a try. Glad we got there when we did, because the line was 20 deep...More

Thank psianojr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Hodad's expecting a burger joint, but this was totally unexpected. It's a "skater" vibe in there which adds a great element to the experience. But the decor isn't why we were there - the burgers. OMG! The burger was HUGE. Cooked just...More

Thank Kari A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Delish burger, Diner setting with fun servers. The bacon burger was a win, win. The funky, retro decor made this a place you want to come back to with a group of friends or your family.

Thank CatLL
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome place and off the hook burger and onion rings. Had the Blue Ray burger and it was just fantastic. Highly recommended if your in the area to eat.

Thank Roger S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We were told by the hotel to try this place. The burger is literally one of the best I have ever had in my life. Simply incredible. Simply amazing. Anyone writing negative reviews is out of their mind. The onion rings were fantastic too and...More

Thank msstrauss
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Recommended by the hotel we are staying at. Could not have been a better choice for lunch. Hamburgers are huge and the onion rings were fantastic! A must try when in San Diego!

Thank srgauger
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Recommended place. Got the HUGE Bacon Double cheeseburger with onions rings..it was a meal for two..huge portion. But tasty and delicious. Couldn't finish it..Amazing !! Recommended San Diego institution..

Thank Barramax
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Best onion rings ever. They are big and crispy. We loved the french fries as well. Giant portions. the atmosphere is fun and cool. You may have a heart attack after eating here, but at least you will be happy.

Thank vacanut_8
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 945 Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101-5513
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-234-6323
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