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Address: 2241 Shelter Island Drive at Rosecrans, San Diego, CA
Phone Number: 1-619-224-3577 or 523-1010 (recorded schedule)
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4:30 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 4:30 pm - 12:00 am
Mon - Tue 4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wed - Thu 4:30 pm - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 4:30 pm - 1:30 am
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Description: For some great jazz and blues when the sun goes down, try this popular bar...
For some great jazz and blues when the sun goes down, try this popular bar and dance club.
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Great bands and atmoshphere.

Very friendly place. Reasonable prices. You can order food after a show at Humphrey's. Usually places don't serve food that late. Nice atmosphere and clientele.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 7, 2015
William S
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Washington
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Washington
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310 reviews 310 reviews
87 attraction reviews
125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Very friendly place. Reasonable prices. You can order food after a show at Humphrey's. Usually places don't serve food that late. Nice atmosphere and clientele.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

This was my first visit to San Diego. I heard about Humphrey's Backstage. I have to see what everyone is talking about. Invited my friends from our conference. We all showed up. I notice how packed it was. We weren't scared. If we were, we'd be in church by now. As soon as we sat down, my lovely waitress was... More 

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Menifee
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145 reviews 145 reviews
71 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We went here on a Sunday afternoon and it got very crowded. The tables are packed in tightly with very litle room to move around The afternoon sun came through the big picture window overlooking the docks making it dificult to see the performers. It was also difficult to get service to the tables. It has a great dance floor... More 

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San Diego, California
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94 reviews 94 reviews
16 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

If you like live music, a casual atmosphere with a great view this is the place. Check the entertainment schedule online to see who's playing and you'll find a different type of music every night, so there's something for everyone. The food is good and there are nice happy hour specials. It's a great place to dance for both couples... More 

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Brewster, New York
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144 reviews 144 reviews
22 attraction reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We went to see a great R & B band on a Tuesday for cocktail hour. The food & drink deals were great! The singer Missy Andersen was so much fun. There must have been a dance club there because the dance floor filled up the moment the music started. Next time I am in San Diego, I will definitely... More 

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Luton, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

We were just passing by as walk-ins and were let in with no cover charge. They had a Santana tribute band on and they were really good in all departments and we had a great time in this intimate venue, marred only by an argumentative drunk man. It's my first experience of the US 'sunset' scene (a tag applied elsewhere... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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54 reviews 54 reviews
7 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

I was in Humphrey's Lounge because I was alone during the busy Sunday Brunch. I was back & forth getting food but the lounge atmosphere was fun. The staff was very attentive & never far away. I enjoyed to different singers while I was there.

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Denver, Colorado
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85 reviews 85 reviews
47 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2013

Enjoy great seafood selections with a view of the harbor with boats moored near by. Dining room has a nice atmosphere, staff is attentive and food is delicious! There is also a large bar area in the restaurant that is adjacent to the dining room.

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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54 reviews 54 reviews
7 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013

I stayed at Humphrey's Half Moon for three days & made several visits to the restaurant. My first visit was to celebrate my birthday. The wine list was impressive. I chose the scallops with Risotto for dinner & it was very good. I was pleasantly surprised with a decadent chocolate dessert. Before I left the island I saw a Facebook... More 

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California City, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2013

This lounge drew a very large crowd on a holiday weekend but the room was very small. Maybe management should consider a larger room for the weekend crowd

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