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5010 Newport Ave, San Diego, San Diego, CA 92107-3010
+1 619-224-4623
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
5010 Newport Ave, San Diego, San Diego, CA 92107-3010
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great little joint. I had their Guido platter. It was awesome. My wife had a regular hamburger and she can't stop raving about it.

Thank CharlieBurlington
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We are so glad we stopped at Hodad’s during our recent trip to San Diego. We visited at about 3pm on a Thursday and were seated immediately. We ordered burgers, fries, onion rings and chocolate malts. The onion rings were perfection and the malt was...More

Thank luv2trvl98
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were recommended to come here and always told about the crazy lines so we were pleasantly surprised when we snuck in without a line! The burger and onion rings were delish! We lucked out and had a counter seat to watch the people go...More

1  Thank MelaniJaffe
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I️ had heard great reviews about this place, so just had to go. It is in Ocean Beach, which is full of eclectic shops, restaurants and people. This is certainly in the right place. Fun surfer type decor with stickers being the staple of wall...More

1  Thank MAFestus
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best burger in San Doego. Fresh cooked burgers and old time real ice cream milk shakes. A very busy location with about a 30 minute wait...but surprisingly worth the wait. Nice people and great food make this a must have when in the 0B Pt....More

1  Thank Edgar G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an absolute MUST do in San Diego. Go to the original Ocean Beach location on Newport. If you don't want to wait in line, go on a Sunday evening (8pm+) or late-ish on a week night. Split an order of fries, they are...More

1  Thank JC_chgo
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hodad’s is an icon in San Diego burgerdom, and it’s original location in the hippie beach town of Ocean Beach adds to its lore. If you live in San Diego and like burgers, then at some point you should make the Hodad’s pilgrimage. That said,...More

Thank wheelswithwings
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great service and great food. I also loved the ambiance! The license plates around the dining area made it fun to see all the states they came from. The burger was on point and one of the best I've ever had. There was a line...More

Thank Shima D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I go out of my way to get a burger and rings when I am in San Diego The onion rings are the best. They serve real malts. And the burgers are fabulous. Parking in the area can be tough in summer but worth the...More

1  Thank CBfromCA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love Hodads. We made it a point to always have a burger at Hodads when we visited our kids who went to college in San Diego. The Guido burger is awesome. Staff is friendly and burgers are not over priced for what you get. Highly...More

1  Thank lbayot
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
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: 5010 Newport Ave, San Diego, San Diego, CA 92107-3010
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Ocean Beach
  • Neighbourhood: Ocean Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 619-224-4623
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