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Rockin' Baja Coastal Cantina

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$$ - $$$Mexican, ,
310 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6910
+1 619-234-6333
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“chips and salsa” (35 reviews)
“lobster” (35 reviews)
“tacos” (54 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
310 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6910
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Reviewed yesterday

We ate here during our summer vacation, the food was good with some nice fish dishes, the service was a little lacking and the server then rang another $10 on my credit card when they finalised the bill. To be fair, they refunded the $10...More

Thank AndyGillbard
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like seafood and you like tacos or if you want fish done very good - well this is a place for you. I've been to San Diego this year in February for 1 week - during 1 week I eat here 3 times...More

Thank Tiberiu_Baranyi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food is pretty good and not too expensive, particularly for the GasLamp. Other folks raved about the chowder, although I found it merely pleasant. Good enchiladas. I visited fairly late in the evening (8pm) and I wouldn't want to be there at peak times, as...More

Thank blw_at_longwood
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We weren't really looking for a sports bar ambiance but the food and service were fantastic. They also have outdoor seating options.

Thank Mark W
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I were in the area searching for a good place for lunch. My wife says let's go to rockin baja, we had gone there for dinner a couple years ago as a group. So we stopped in there was only about a...More

Thank PDill1
Reviewed August 4, 2018

Visited this restaurant twice during our stay in sunny San Diego and they were just fantastic. Food was excellent coupled with excellent service. The place is packed lunch and dinner and the team makes it a breeze. Carry on the good work.

Thank RinggoldExpress
Reviewed August 2, 2018

Went her for lunch while exploring the Gaslamp and were not disappointed.They serve Baja style seafood and drinks.We both had the trio of seafood tacos with one each of fried fish,shrimp and lobster. They were very good. Service was good and pricing reasonable.Would return again...More

Thank alchaffee
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

A friend recommended that we stop by and try one of the buckets which was huge and delicious! The Lobster Corn Chowder was killer and the rice and beans kept coming! The salsa bar with the mango salsa and the classic were delicious as well!...More

Thank Kam H
Reviewed July 19, 2018

We ate here a few times during our trip. The food was great. We loved the Salsa bar and chips. I'm certain that we tried ever salsa they had. All of the were very good.

Thank Brad P
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Been eating here every time i am in totem for years. Food was just average this time. Wait staff removed my drink whilei went to salsa bar. Waitress was extremely lax in checking on things. Chicken in fajitas was rubbery and shrimp were tough. Just...More

Thank Daryl L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 310 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6910
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 619-234-6333
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