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Dick's Last Resort Restaurant

345 Fourth Ave, San Diego, CA 92101 (Downtown)
(619) 231-9100
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Ranked #1,245 of 4,041 restaurants in San Diego
Price range: $1 - $35
Cuisines: American, Barbecue, Seafood
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Good for: Large groups, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Neighborhood: Downtown
Cross street: J street and K Street
Transit: San Diego Trolley - Convention Center / Gaslamp
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Vienna, Austria
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40 reviews 40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 NEW

Just another good 'ol Dick's venue in the Gaslamp area of San Diego. Worth a visit if you want nothing more that a beer 'n burger. They have a decent selection of small/independant brewery beer and an acceptable bar style food menu. Not necessarily a place to take young children as the banter from the staff can get a little... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014 NEW

Ever go to a restaurant and have a bad experience? Of course, we all have! Dick's does it on purpose. I think the name of the restaurant says it all. It's a spoof of the worst dining experiences you've had! If it's your first time they make a gigantic dunce type hat for you out of butcher paper with an... More

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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38 reviews 38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014 NEW

Fun, rude bartender served us complimentary water while we waited for our to go order. Really great food and service at decent prices. The hostess was charming, took our picture with the statue out front, and advised me to put on more sunblock :) Everything you'd expect from Dick's; great location in Gaslamp Quarter.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014 NEW

We (family of four) thought it would be fun to experience this restaurant but as soon as we sat down we realized that it was not going to be fun. Menu chalked on wall and each of us got plastic bibs put on us. That's when my wife said "we're outta here". We went to a real restaurant then.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Dining with a difference. The staff are so friendly and will happily chat to you and have some fun with the diners. Food was really good. There was a band playing steel drums the evening we were there in the outside yard and they gave a real holiday vibe to the experience. Great choice of unique drinks and we went... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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62 reviews 62 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Big bar in the gaslamp area.Very laid back place,people seem to start off here for their first drinks before moving on.The food isn't great quality,they seem to concentrate on quantity rather than quality but it's relatively cheap.Get's very busy with lot's of young groups but there's generally a good atmosphere.

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California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

I think both my spouse and I got sick after eating here. Would never go back. In all fairness we were there with my brother and sister in law who had no problems.

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Chandler
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

The service was horrible. I sat at least 30 min for each serve from drink to appetizer then finally check after 2 hours! To ask for my souvenir glass to be packaged was like asking for the moon. I was a party of 1 so not like a big tab, nor was it very busy. Even the adjoining patrons were... More

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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Stopped in to have a few drinks and see what the hype was all about. The staff was super fun, let the insults fly!! Thank you Heline!

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Vail, Arizona
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57 reviews 57 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Yes, I know this is a chain... which has become completely evident in the last ten years. Just visited this weekend and while I love the casual ambiance and sarcastic service... the value of food/drink has gone into the toilet. (speaking of toilets, the bathrooms could use a cleaning more than once a year). We came here, as we remembered... More

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