As the sun sets, the Gaslamp Quarter streets change into a nighttime playing field where the scene is pumping. Every night of the week, there is something happening from special events to dancing, wine tastings to dinner shows and karaoke to coffee houses. The Gaslamp Quarter is really the heart of nightlife in San Diego!
The Gaslamp Quarter offer you a dynamic taste in live night life entertainment. Professional and local artists fill each venue with their vibrant style of music & talent, ranging from traditional Irish music to Jazz and Blues and everything in between
Bright lights of Broadway
Address: 615 Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101
You’re well-exercised and educated from the day. Now it’s time to relax and get your groove on. Downtown is a mecca of bars and clubs. On Broadway is a posh nightclub, but if you’re not a firm believer in the dress code, more casual Maloney’s might be more your style.
If one pint of brew just isn’t enough, head to the Yard House, which has more than 100 beers on tap, or to Red Circle Cafe, with its wall of vodkas. The sophisticated feel, mood lighting and great DJs make Thin a favorite. The Top of the Hyatt, located atop the 40-story Manchester Grand Hyatt hotel, gives bar goers a bird’s-eye view of the city.
Croce’s Restaurant & Bar
Address: 802 5th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
A continuing tribute to honor Jim Croce and his music by serving delicious, contemporary American cuisines and playing live jazz music nightly on the corner of Fifth and F Street.
Dick’s Last Resort
Address: 345 4th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
A great atmosphere known for its energetic and humorous servers which features classic rock music every night.
Address: 554 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
Ireland’s capital and Europe’s most treasured city, Dublin Square is found right here on the corner of 4th Ave. An Irish cultured pub that features various bands of live entertainment.
The Field Irish Pub
Address: 544 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
An authentic Irish Pub and restaurant known for its reputation of friendliness and great hospitality offers traditional and live Irish music on Fifth Ave.
Address: 708 4th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner, Hennessey’s offers a remarkable selection of food choices. It’s a laid back Irish pub that has special offers throughout the week and live bands on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights.
Address: 614 5th Ave Suite G, San Diego, CA 92101
At Henry’s you can expect good food, good friends and good times. A comfortable environment that provides outstanding entertainment for all audiences from live musicians, famous karaoke, and resident DJ’s.
Address: 672 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
What sets them a part from other venues are their extraordinary American cuisine and Top Gun aviation theme. Every night of the week they showcase San Diego’s top bands, ranging from jazz and blues to high energy modern dance.
Address: 852 5th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
Enjoy vibrant lounge entertainment and utmost nightclub experience, Onyxroom offers live jazz jam sessions on Tuesday nights.
Address: 428 5th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
Patrick’s II holds an intimate atmosphere that has become known as The Premier Blues Club in San Diego, bringing in talent from all over the country as well as the thriving local music scene.
Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery
Address: 401 G Street, San Diego, CA 92101
A comfortable gathering place for family and friends that provides an energetic and inviting ambiance. Rock Bottom offers live music and dancing every weekend.
Address: 555 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
A romantic, yet lively restaurant that offers a Spanish cuisine. At the same time be serenaded by local salsa, meringue, and Spanish rock bands. They also feature Flamenco dinner shows scheduled on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.
The Shout House
Address: 655 4th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
A chance to “be” the entertainment. Dueling Pianos are two piano players performing at two, face to face grand pianos in front of two large mirrors performing the classic rock ‘n roll hits from the 1950s to the present.
The Whiskey Girl
Address: 600 5th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
A sports bar that will entertain you in more ways than one. Dance to your favorite music video mixed by their DJ’s, watch your favorite sports team on the big screen or jam to their live band, “Stepping Feet” on Wednesday nights.
House of Blues
Address: 1055 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
Where the heart meets the soul. The ultimate live music and dining experience.
Address: 3500 Sports Arena Blvd, San Diego, CA 92110
San Diego Sports Arena hosts a variety of events, including concerts, family shows, and other sporting events.
Address: 5500 Canyon Crest Drive, San Diego, CA 92183-4210
Viejas Arena formally known as Cox Arena hosts athletic events, concerts, conferences, lectures, academic gatherings and is home to Aztec Basketball.