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5010 Newport Ave, San Diego, San Diego, CA 92107-3010
+1 619-224-4623
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“onion rings” (269 reviews)
“burgers” (755 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
5010 Newport Ave, San Diego, San Diego, CA 92107-3010
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

You must try this place. It’s the best burger we’ve ever eaten!! French fries are great too! We will be back. A+

Thank Wendy G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stopped here for lunch and it was great. Had to wait in line for a bit to get a table. But it was well with it. Burgers are awesome. Onion rings were awesome. Milk shakes were awesome. It was loud and busy, but well worth...More

Thank Jamie B
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a must! It is featured in Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives. The burgers are huge and fantastic. The fries and onion rings are great too! Loved, loved, loved the atmosphere. Worth the wait if there is a line but do like we did -...More

Thank Barb P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very tasty Burgers, worth the wait! There was a long line on Saturday around 4.30pm but it moved quite quick because the service is very friendly and efficient. The line outside continued to grow as it got later. The burgers are really good and you...More

Thank MrsAndertonK
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There’s one word for this: Awesome Thanks guys for this awesome Burger. Restaurant is near by Gaslamp quarter and not very eye- catching from outside. But inside, you are getting a true burger with fair prices!

Thank biggs-83-
Reviewed 1 week ago

Heard about this place on DDD and really glad we visited. Might be the best burgers we have ever eaten. I had the Guido and my wife tried the "blue", both were "off the chain" good. Fries and rings were also excellent, and try a...More

Thank Jeff G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to experience a "unicorn" moment when passing Hodads in Ocean Beach today. No line for only a brief moment... and I mean brief moment. We were lucky enough to get a set of seats at the front bar facing the sidewalk....More

1  Thank Julie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm not even a burger lover, but even I loved my burger. It was a great spot to take my burger loving teen-age boys and husband for a filling dinner. Luckily, no line when we arrived. That changed shortly after we arrived. These burgers are...More

Thank Andrea01010
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After touring beautiful Point Loma Nazarene University campus, Hodad's was a refreshing, fulfilling meal. The burgers were good, the fries fresh and crisp without mentioning the fun, beachy environment(wait staff is fun, efficient) with music that rocked(beachy great stuff!) Notice the theme. Hodad's is down...More

Thank 7lsandov5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived before 11am opening and waited in line with others and were pleased to be able to be seated right away when they opened. The service was quick given the big rush of people. Yes, the burgers are big and delicious and the onion...More

Thank IlliniPride
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18 February 2015|
Response from Randy R | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is. If you're at SeaWorld then simply follow your GPS to Hodads in Ocean Beach. You probably do not need to jump on the expressway, but if you do its a short drive.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5010 Newport Ave, San Diego, San Diego, CA 92107-3010
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Ocean Beach
  • Neighbourhood: Ocean Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 619-224-4623
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