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The Field Authentic Irish Pub and Restaurant

) #151 of 3,998 Restaurants in San Diego $$ - $$$ Irish, ,
544 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6926
+1 619-232-9840
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Irish, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
544 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6926
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our best surprise in San Diego. There is an excellent range of beers on tap and a good list of traditional Irish dishes. The food was very well prepared - like the Guinness beef stew. The atmosphere had Ireland stamped all over it....More

Thank JEO_1973
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Bad service seems to wipe out any positive aspects of a dining experience. After being seated, I waited and waited for a waitress to come over to my table. I finally had to ask the hostess to find my waitress. Then after I was finished...More

Thank ArizonaJT
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

We had lunch here. The meals were a reasonable size and we'll priced. The servers were friendly. There's a selection of normal American style menu with a few Irish selections available as well

Thank kitemad
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Been here many times and always come away satisfied. Shepherd's Pie is great. Service is good and the Irish Pub vibe is great. Great place to grab some lunch and a beer. On street parking can be a bit tough in the Gaslamp so you...More

Thank SDNorthCountyTrekker
Reviewed 12 June 2017

The field is one of the better restaurants in the Gas Lamp district. The Shepherds Pie, Corn Beef and Cabbage, and Beef Stew were excellent. Highly recommended.

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch and was very happy with the quality and authenticity of the dishes. Menu has a wide array of options.

Thank danackerman
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Spent a lovely couple of hours upstairs overlooking the vibrant early evening nightlife on 5th. Enjoyed the food enormously and had the first decent pint in weeks. Not too noisy, huge attempt at authenticity, staff, all Irish, personable and eager to please. Yes we would...More

2  Thank 51maggie2015
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Standard Irish fare raised to a higher level, shepherds pie, corned beef and fish and chips with flavorful twists.

1  Thank Michael R
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Great little pub in gaslight district. Lots of draft and whiskey choices. Not busy at all around 1:30 on weekday. Perfect lunch spot.

2  Thank MUFarm
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

We have been coming to the field for years. It is an authentic Irish pub and the staff and the food make it so. Their sausage rolls are to die for and their stew and shepherds pie are on point. All of their food is...More

1  Thank Keriaworth
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 544 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6926
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 619-232-9840
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Join us in our turn of the century Irish pub, shipped piece by piece from Ireland and relocated in the heart of San Diego's Historic Gaslamp Quarter.As soon as you walk through the door you will be enveloped by the warm relaxing atmosphere of an old Irish country pub. Irish people the world over have earned a reputation for their friendliness and hospitality, so our crew will make you feel welcome and relaxed as soon as you meet them.Our menu includes all of your Irish favorites, like shepherd's pie, corned beef and cabbage, fish and chips, Guinness beef stew, boxty dishes and full Irish breakfast served all day.The Field is happy to offer discounted food and drinks during happy hour, from opening until 7 PM Monday - Friday.The air at The Field is filled with the buzz of people engaging in the art of conversation, savoring the homemade food, enjoying the traditional music and of course the clink of glasses as revelers sample one of our many imported draft beers. If you prefer something a little stronger, we boast one of San Diego's largest selection of single malt and blended whiskey. Irish, Scotch, Bourbon, and Rye are all available, with over 50 different labels in all.
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