Nightlife & the Arts in San Diego


Fodor's Choice in San Diego

Nightlife Overview
Name Category Location
Baja Betty's
Although it draws plenty of gay customers, the...
Bars Hillcrest
The Casbah
This small club near the airport, the unofficial...
Music Clubs Gaslamp Quarter
Copley Symphony Hall
The great acoustics here are surpassed only by...
Music San Diego
Extraordinary Desserts
This café lives up to its name, which explains...
Cafes Hillcrest
La Jolla Playhouse
Under the artistic direction of Christopher...
Theater San Diego
Noble Experiment
Speakeasy-style bars have been popping up all...
Piano Bars / Lounges East Village
The Old Globe
This complex, comprising the Sheryl and Harvey...
Theater San Diego
Rooftop 600 @Andaz
At this rooftop bar and lounge atop the Andaz...
Dance Clubs, Piano Bars / Lounges Gaslamp Quarter
Bar-goers are dazzled by Starlite's award-winning...
Piano Bars / Lounges Mission Hills
Vin de Syrah
This "spirit and wine cellar" sends you down a...
Wine Bars Gaslamp Quarter
The Waterfront Bar & Grill
It isn't really on the waterfront, but San...
Bars Little Italy
Westgate Hotel Plaza Bar
The old-money surroundings, including...
Piano Bars / Lounges Gaslamp Quarter


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