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Prohibition San Diego

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Great drinks and great atmosphere

Great little speakeasy off 5th in SD. Entry via a non-descript door and head down stairs for some... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Simon G
Sydney, Australia
Great hidden gem

There is no name of this place on street level, so you need to ask around to find it. It is in the... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2018
Los Angeles, California
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548 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6914
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great little speakeasy off 5th in SD. Entry via a non-descript door and head down stairs for some great drinks, live music and a great night. I was there with some work colleagues and enjoyed the night. Good dancing with the live music and a...More

Thank Simon G
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

There is no name of this place on street level, so you need to ask around to find it. It is in the cellar and it has live music. I would say it is perfect for some jazz, but they also play other music there.....More

Thank OCDane
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Great place to listen to live music and enjoy handmade specialty cocktails. This is California, so some people will be dressed-up and others in a more laid-back attire. Either way, everyone is friendly and having a fantastic time and the musicians play with genuine passion....More

1  Thank Beth S
Reviewed May 5, 2018

Recommended by the Concierge at our hotel, located under Havana. Loved the unmarked door with a bouncer who let us into the basement speakeasy. The blues music was great, the singer was sassy and fun and the craft cocktails were worth the wait. Get there...More

Thank Maura8508
Reviewed April 16, 2018

As we entered, the greeter at the door said that he wished everyone dressed like us (me in a cocktail dress, my husband in a suit- bowtie & suspenders 1920s style). When we got downstairs we found ourselves in a horde of cut-offs a la...More

Thank skitlbug
Reviewed March 29, 2018

Fun place with a great vibe. Bartenders were skilled, friendly and professional. If you like to get up and dance this is a good place to shake it. Small place and very intimate.

Thank brent m
Reviewed February 6, 2018

From outside, this might just seem like a nothing of sorts with a single door shady entry but the basement speakeasy setting provides a very close to speakeasy experience from the prohibition era. Do order the drink called "dealer's choice" where you tell the waiter...More

1  Thank MitaliB32
Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

This is the coolest hidden bar in the middle of gas town. You wouldn’t know it was there. Got there early to see a fantastic blues/funk style band. The bartender create these different craft cocktails that you won’t necessarily find at other places. The place...More

Thank TikiTravels
Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

Very cool place!!! Long narrow bar. Get a seat if you can. Drinks are pricey but good. Music was awesome. Highly recommended

Thank Valerie W
Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

Cool little place for the experience. You've gotta find it tucked in between two buildings. The drinks were interesting and priced for San Diego. The had a live little 3 man band. Fun times. The for has a law office sign.

1  Thank Traveling_addiction
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Alesha S
April 15, 2018|
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Response from TikiTravels | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think so
Ayanna A
January 6, 2018|
Response from Valerie W | Reviewed this property |
Mine was $11 I think