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BJ's Restaurant and Brewhouse

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5613 Paseo Del Norte, Carlsbad, CA 92008-4434
760-579-4440
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Today
11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Sat 10:00 am - 1:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 56
    Excellent
  • 68
    Very good
  • 28
    Average
  • 14
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good place to have lunch or dinner in Carlsbad

BJ'S Brewhouse is located just off I-5 and Palomar Airport Road in Carlsbad. They have a large varied menu, a full bar and beers brewed onsite. There are lots of flatscreen televisions to watch sports and they have a brunch menu on Saturdays and Sundays. The prices are reasonable and the food and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 2, 2015
DarylJ552
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Carlsbad, California
Good for:
  • Bar scene
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Oceanside, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Great atmosphere and outstanding food and service. We eat at BJ's frequently because it is out favorite.

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Carlsbad, California
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81 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

BJ'S Brewhouse is located just off I-5 and Palomar Airport Road in Carlsbad. They have a large varied menu, a full bar and beers brewed onsite. There are lots of flatscreen televisions to watch sports and they have a brunch menu on Saturdays and Sundays. The prices are reasonable and the food and service is good.

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San Diego, California, United States
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61 reviews 61 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

BJ's food is excellent with tons of variety. But the wait is long and the estimates are usually not correct. If you come during dinner time and it looks busy expect to wait at least an hour to be seated - even if they tell you 20 minutes, I have experienced this here a few times.

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Idaho Falls, Idaho
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68 reviews 68 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

We had a great lunch here. The deep dish lasagna was cheesy with just the right amount of spice; we enjoyed the sweetness of the tomato past sauce. We also enjoyed a small ham pizza which was reply good. The service was great, the atmosphere was perfect for lunchtime, and we would go here again.

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Hurricane, Utah
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Lovely coastal weather in the shade on outdoor patio. Casual conversation with a friend not having to shout to be heard. Patio removed far enough from busy roadway to not be disturbed by sights and sounds of traffic. Food spectacular! Prices reasonable. Vast variety on menu. Food prepared visually with a flare. Waiter service awesome!

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North Las Vegas, Nevada
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55 reviews 55 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

They have a micro-brewery with several choices. Menu has a large selection, something for everybody. In our group ordered flat bread pizza and sald said to be very good. I order deluxe burger which was fine. My wife ordered shrimp scampi which was mildly disappointing. Probably would go back.

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San Marcos, California
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290 reviews 290 reviews
172 restaurant reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Very extensive menu with a wide variety of choices, makes BJ's a great place for a family meal. There is something for everyone, but you have to top it off with a Piezookie (a hot freshly baked cookie with ice cream on top). I recommend the Piezookie Trio, you get three different kinds of cookies each with ice cream.

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Calgary, Canada
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44 reviews 44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 via mobile

Really enjoyed this restaurant. Came for a late lunch. I had one of the light fare chicken dishes and it was awesome. My husband had the pulled pork sandwich and really enjoyed it. Service was good.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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319 reviews 319 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
137 helpful votes 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Great bison burger! I requested medium rare, and I got it. Service was good, and the place was clean. They have good choice of beer and a good menu with good choices. I definitely recommend it and will go back next time I'm in the area!

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Stuttgart, Germany
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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Ate here for a business lunch. Initially we wanted a table outside but it did not work out so we were seated inside. After a table opened up outside our server was great in getting us moved. The service was great and food excellent. For being as crowded and busy as they were we got our meals quickly. The onsite... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5613 Paseo Del Norte, Carlsbad, CA 92008-4434
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: 760-579-4440

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 1:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?