Best Outdoor Drinking Spots

Best Outdoor Drinking Spots

Photo of San Diego Magazine

Stay hydrated people.

10 Places
Sort by: Recently Added
    We can’t decide what we love more: The view at this Harbor Island gem or its libations, like the Desi Arnaz (mango rum, papaya nectar, mint, lime, and soda).
    Like
    Collect
    Leave a reply...
    Pair your beer and cocktails with stellar peoplewatching from the Pacific Beach boardwalk at Tower23’s haute restaurant.
    Like
    Collect
    Leave a reply...
    This waterfront Coronado restaurant is great for happy hour, thanks to views of the bay and a $5 pizza/calzone special.
    Like
    Collect
    Leave a reply...
    There’s restaurant seating on one side and cozy lounge chairs on the other to enjoy margs, Mezcal, and Mexican food. And don’t forget Taco Tuesdays!
    Like
    Collect
    Leave a reply...
    The German-style beer hall features outdoor seating at the bar and back patio—all the better to enjoy the wide selection of rotating taps (many of which are local), sangria, and more.
    Like
    Collect
    Leave a reply...
    For one of the best views of downtown and the bay, park yourself on the patio and indulge in the recently refreshed happy hour menu. Mocktails are available for the little ones, too.
    Like
    Collect
    Leave a reply...
    With views of Balboa Park’s lush canyon and blooming flowers, the patio at The Prado promises romance, acoustic tunes, and good eats. Try the blood orange cosmo!
    Like
    Collect
    Leave a reply...
    The local landmark is synonymous with bay view dining, and during happy hour, you can sample $1 oysters, craft cocktails, and other specials.
    1 Like
    Collect
    Leave a reply...
    You can dine and dock at this Point Loma eatery, where marina breezes spill into the indoor-outdoor space. A little too breezy? Catch some warmth by the fire pits.
    Like
    Collect
    Leave a reply...
    The tacos are excellent and the patio is primed for summer dining, but at this Normal Heights Mexican spot, it’s the tequila and mean margaritas that keep loyal patrons coming back.
    Like
    Collect
    Leave a reply...
Join Discussion
Leave a comment...
“A travel gem - I will be planning all of my trips with it alone.”
Download Citymaps to see how it can help you today.
Will be used in accordance with our Privacy Policy
3.33.2-4