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The Joint

4902 Newport Ave, San Diego, CA 92107-3113
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (15 reviews)
“sushi rolls” (5 reviews)
“sculpin” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
4902 Newport Ave, San Diego, CA 92107-3113
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice spot to just go and enjoy some Sushi and drinks if you are not in the mood for touristy places. Reasonable and easy to access.

Thank LizzyB01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food for different tastes, great place, from buegers to sushi, everything is great, not to mention the beers.

Thank Martin O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really enjoyed my visit to The Joint last week. This was my first visit and I was blown away by all the food and drink choices. We asked for the blackened salmon tacos. Even though we were too early for lunch our server asked...More

Thank Zubsin
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Good stuff on everything I ordered. The king salmon was especially good, seshimi style. Besides that though, the aoili fries are very good and the sake is good, but I drink filtered only.

Thank V2427GPjohnw
Reviewed 14 June 2017

The title says it all. I have friends that like this place but I did not have a good experience. I may try them again, but they have a LOT of competition in Ocean Beach.

Thank Joel B
Reviewed 1 June 2017

My 22 year old daughter and her boyfriend love this place, and are regulars. I can see why. Unfortunately the night I joined them did not make me want me to come back. Very lively,and great pub like atmosphere. But, Extremely noisy. Prepare that you...More

Thank paula a
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

One of the best meals I had whilst visiting San Diego. Good value, great Sushi! Would come again next time.

Thank Gemma C
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This was my first sushi, and it was amazing! We had very diverse pallets in our group, and everybody found something they enjoyed ! I loved the atmosphere, and the food!

Thank MissesB1
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

We stopped into the Joint after visiting the beach. We enjoyed some craft beer and excellent sushi. Highly recommended the kahuna roll.

Thank mxX2
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Came here on a week night-didn't know there was some sort of street fair happening in the middle of town, so it was hard to park. We were visiting from out of town and had seen good reviews online. The food did not disappoint. I...More

Thank Jenniferigor
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:30 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
10:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4902 Newport Ave, San Diego, CA 92107-3113
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
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