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Open Bar

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4302 Mission Blvd, San Diego, CA 92109-3916
(858) 270-3221
Today
7:00 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 2:00 am

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great find!

One block off the beach on Mission Blvd. Awesome bartenders and great specials. Lots of locals hang out here and are very friendly like most of the people in the San Diego area!

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 12, 2015
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Seattle, Washington
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Seattle, Washington
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

One block off the beach on Mission Blvd. Awesome bartenders and great specials. Lots of locals hang out here and are very friendly like most of the people in the San Diego area!

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Phoenix, AZ
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36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

No frills, friendly, noisy and fun. Fair prices, excellent service! Love the warm peanuts in the shell.

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Old Warden, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

A very good bar in airy surroundings, gets noisy but that's the fun. Great range of beers and well priced pitchers available. On sunny days (most of the time) the walls come off and inside comes outside.

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Chandler, Arizona
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

Stopped into this spot after hearing a live DJ playing some great music. I am always a fan of the small "dive" bars. It was a Sunday so everyone was out in their football gear for Sunday Funday. People were dancing and tying one on. Beers were cold, atmosphere was just what I expected it to be. My only complaint... More 

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La Jolla, California, United States
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

Great drinks, great bartenders and great characters around the bar! to the dude below me, try drinking your beer quicker! =)

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

Bunch of punky beach jerks that act cool and steal your beer first chance they get and bartenders who don't give a ***

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

This is a gem in San Diego. It's the perfect spot to hit if you want a beach bar that is not pretentious and snooty. Hot peanuts, cheap strong drinks, wonderful bar tenders and great music. You can stand out on the deck and watch the waves of the Pacific Ocean crash in the sand.

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Raleigh, NC
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

My brother and I had beers here one morning, yes that it right, we had beers around 11am. We were on vacay so were started the day off right! Awesome place!

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greeneyes67
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79 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013

We came here more than once on our most recent visit to Pacific Beach & that says a lot. A dive bar with a little patio. No food, but they do have warm peanuts in the shell. A nice place to sit outside with an ice cold beer after a day at the beach.

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2012

Great prices on drinks for the location. I am a huge fan of dive bars and this one is one of my favorites. I enjoy going in there on off hours and being able to sit at the bar, get a drink, and not have hundreds of people all around.

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Additional Information about Open Bar

Address: 4302 Mission Blvd, San Diego, CA 92109-3916
Phone Number: (858) 270-3221
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Pacific Beach
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday 7:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday 7:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday 7:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday 7:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday 7:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 7:00 am - 2:00 am

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4302 Mission Blvd, San Diego, CA 92109-3916
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Pacific Beach
  • Neighborhood: Pacific Beach
  • Phone Number: (858) 270-3221
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
7:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
7:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
7:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
7:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
7:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
7:00 am - 2:00 am

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