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Wonderland Ocean Pub

$$ - $$$American, ,
5083 Santa Monica Ave, San Diego, CA 92107-2883
+1 619-255-3358
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Pub, Seafood
$$ - $$$
5083 Santa Monica Ave, San Diego, CA 92107-2883
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited with friends for evening drinks. Great views out over the ocean. Nice bar, where one can escape and have conversation. Good service.

Thank Escape-overseas
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great view of the ocean. Watch the sun set. Good drinks. The menu was nothing stand out. We chose this place because of the view.

Thank Aimee F
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are remotely interested in visiting Ocean Beach, then this bar is the local hot spot to go for some eats. The food was good. The bar is multi-leveled with some outdoor seating. If you are lucky enough to get a seat near the...More

Thank Christine P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All I can say is this place takes my breath away when I go during lunch time. Not very busy and the views are incredible. Food is great as well. Totally relaxing early in the day. Love

Thank Katherine N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When visiting San Diego, a trip to Ocean Beach is a must. Wonderland is a must go to spot. Located upstairs, the restaurant has large windows that open to the ocean. You truly know you are in San Diego with the ocean breeze blowing! After...More

1  Thank ABrannon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The pescadero sampler was the best thing we had short of the saffron cream mussels! The open seating window views are incredible. Perfect place to kick off the trip.

Thank Danny S
Reviewed September 3, 2018

This is one of the best spots for a view of the sun setting over the ocean, with drinks and food readily available. The crowd will start about 1-2 hours before the sun sets, everyone is vying for a good view, so get there early...More

Thank StarrySue
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

You have the view of the ocean, and you just can’t beat it. Week day brunch till 3 pm. I had the crab cake Benny which was delicious, runny egg which is the way it should be and it comes with potatoes. Good price points....More

Thank SileneinSing
Reviewed August 20, 2018

We just happened on this restaurant during our trip to San Diego beach. This had such an amazing atmosphere. There was live entertainment, that was not too loud, but played great music. The ocean views were awesome! On top of that, the food, service, and...More

Thank Scott J
Reviewed August 20, 2018

One of the places I take all my out of town guests because the food is good, drinks are better, and the sunset out of the big open windows is the best in OB.

Thank Gretchen L
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May 27, 2015|
Response from Jamie V | Property representative |
Yes, our establishment is open to all ages until the kitchen closes. Unless there is a special 21+ event.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
American, Bar, Pub, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5083 Santa Monica Ave, San Diego, CA 92107-2883
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-255-3358
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Using the culture and history of Ocean Beach as a foundation, Wonderland Ocean Pub was created to exemplify all that is great about this laid back beachfront community. Wonderland strives to provide a neighborly atmosphere, where you will always be treated like part of the family. With a view unparalleled to any other, come experience the coastal inspired menu or grab a cold pint of local craft brew.
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