Best Pacific Beach Restaurants

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Pacific Beach is more than just a beachside community. Within the boundaries of this laidback neighborhood, you’ll find a diverse selection of places to grab a bite to eat, satisfying almost every craving.

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Whether you’re hungry for pizza, sushi, seafood, or burgers, here are the best Pacific Beach restaurants.

Detroit-style pizza is hard to come by in San Diego, and this eatery serves up several selections of the famous deep-dish pie adorned with housemade marinara.

Square Pizza Co.

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This PB institution is popular for its seafood options and spacious outdoor seating overlooking bustling Garnet Avenue. The shop’s TKO taco featuring grilled mahi mahi with shredded cabbage, cheese, and salsa is a popular item.

Pacific Beach Fish Shop

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Head to an unassuming strip mall for one of San Diego’s best spots for sushi. Sushi, sashimi, and cut rolls are the obvious go-to choices for the discriminating sushi fan.

Sushi Ota

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It’s a cash-only business at this casual sports bar where they’ve been slinging its famous burgers for more than forty years.

Rocky’s Crown Pub

Unless you bring your own grill, this restaurant is the closest thing to eating barbecue near the beach. Rib tips, sliced brisket, ribs, chicken and pulled pork will quell any carnivore’s hunger pangs.

Iron Pig Alehouse

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