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J Bar

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Address: 616 J St, San Diego, CA 92101
Phone Number: (619) 531-0105
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7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Fri 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Rooftop terrace in San Diego

Visited on a Wednesday evening & stayed for a couple of cocktails with a group of colleagues. The bar was relatively quiet while we were there & I personally found the service to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 25, 2014
Jane A
Dorset, United Kingdom

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San Diego, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

I have been frequenting this bar for years. It is one of the few rooftop bars that manages to maintain a great lounge environment without the typical Gaslamp chaos. No DJ's, loud music, or the typical trappings of rooftop bars downtown. Truly a welcome escape from the chaos of clubs like Hard Rock, Omnia, or Fluxx. Great spot to grab... More 

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Dorset, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Visited on a Wednesday evening & stayed for a couple of cocktails with a group of colleagues. The bar was relatively quiet while we were there & I personally found the service to be friendly & enjoyed being on a rooftop terrace in the city. I would visit again.

Thank Jane A
San Diego
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2007

This should be a great place to go in downtown San Diego! Jbar is in a killer location and has a great outside vibe for those who want to enjoy the summer time weather! However, the service at this place is horrible and keeps getting worse! I have be going to Jbar off and on since it opened and I... More 

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San Diego
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2007

Jbar is the rooftop bar at the Solamar Hotel in San Diego. We've visited several times, and each time the good and bad points have remained consistent, so I feel confident giving you this review. The bar area sits next to a cabana/pool area that is obviously a poor knockoff of the W Hotels chain. The Jbar pool area is... More 

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