If you're a first time visitor to Gaslamp Quarter, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a smaller local eatery could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but the restaurants may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about restaurants near Gaslamp Quarter.
Here are some of the most recommended restaurants near Gaslamp Quarter.
Here's what Trippy members had to say about restaurants:
"If you need a hotel in San Diego (but not on Coronado Island), I particularly like the Hotel Solamar, as for seafood dinner in the area, I think searsucker is a great spot." See More
"barleymash will certainly take care of your football needs; it's the "go-to" bar in the Gaslamp Quarter." See More
"Fogo de Chão - Brazilian meat buffet Cowboy Star Restaurant & Butcher Shop - incredible steakhouse" See More
"I suggest dining at Rei Do Gado Brazilian Steakhouse and Café 21." See More
"We walked a mile to The Oceanaire Seafood Room restaurant down front street (very good place)." See More
"A personal favorite of mine down there is Neighborhood." See More
"If you visit the Hard Rock Cafe, you will see a great crowd of people dressed up." See More
"Also there are usually groupons for brewery tours in the area for Stone Brewing Tap Room and Green Flash Brewing Company if you are a beer drinker!" See More
"I don't have many tips, but we had lunch at Cafe Chloe which was very good (French) and Crown Bistro in Coronado had a great breakfast." See More
"Copa Vida in east village at 9th and J has incredibly good coffe and food." See More
"Parq Restaurant & Nightclub and the new Omnia" See More
"Places to consider include Sally's Seafood on the Water and The Fish Market." See More
"First of all, go to Kansas City Barbeque right across the street from the San Diego Convention Center." See More
"Some of my faves, as well as some of the best beers: Ballast Point Tasting Room & Kitchen Restaurant Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens Modern Times Beer Karl Strauss Brewing Company Monkey Paw However, if you are around Miramar, several of the best breweries are really close to one another, including Ballast Point Brewing Company - Miramar, AleSmith Brewing Company, Green Flash Brewing Company." See More
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