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The Commons

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#2,402 of 3,953 Restaurants in San Diego
$$ - $$$American, ,
901 4th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6123
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good43%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“burger” (2 reviews)
“simple food” (2 reviews)
“on tap” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
901 4th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6123
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Reviewed September 8, 2017

Located close to my hotel decided to try The Commons, an open airy sports bar. Big screen tvs, good beer selection and drinks, good fast simple food, staff was friendly and attentive. Stopped in a couple evenings and both the young male and lady bartenders...More

Thank NYYanks1974
Reviewed May 30, 2017

This section of town has tons of "ok" places. This is one of them. You get an ok burger with an ok beer. The sound and the sports screens are high volume, so if you want atmosphere, that is it. The corporate ethic of doing...More

Thank rsling
Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

Ate here for lunch, inexpensive, good range of beers and "pub" grub. It's a sports type bar and we sat outside which meant didn't have to listen to the TV sports. Staff were fine if not a little forgetful of your order and brought the...More

Thank Falkirkgirl
Reviewed February 4, 2017

good range of local, craft and popular beers; bar food menu; quiz night on a Wednesday. Friendly staff

Thank dfscot
Reviewed October 31, 2016

A definite stop for happy hour... great specials (half-off apps and a discount on tap beer). Seemed like a fun group... there were games each night I was there (triva/bingo/etc) plus they had board games to play. The tap beer list wasn't that extensive as...More

Thank GramCPA
Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

Nice enough venue but when recently visited the girl behind the bar was at best rude, and at worst obtuse and deliberately impolite. I'd take my custom elsewhere purely on the basis that customers deserve to be treated with some respect.

Thank LoveZion
Reviewed October 8, 2016

Prices are good, and there is a great selection for happy hour. Open air restaurant in the heart of the Gaslamp district.

Thank pippyray
Reviewed September 12, 2016

We were at a family event and asked the hotel for a nice casual place to eat.. This was among the recommendations offered by the hotel staff, and after checking out the menu online, the men in the family chose here. The beers were interesting...More

Thank So-Cal-yte
Reviewed May 10, 2016 via mobile

Funny story here. We were in SD for my daughter's 17th birthday. We handed her a map of the Gaslamp and let her pick a place for dinner. She looked up the menu for The Commons on-line and pronounced it the winner. The husband and...More

Thank dcacciapaglia
Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

Good sized salads and beer specials. Patio seating. Cool corner bar. We had the tater tots no chili and that was a great appetizer for two. It's a chill place.

Thank Aracelia C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 4th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6123
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
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