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Union Kitchen & Tap

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Fri., 01-18

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Our eggs are locally sourced from Eben-Haezer Poultry Ranch
Breakfast Flatbread
Roasted Tomato, Bacon, Sausage, Farm Egg, Mozzarella
Smoked Salmon Benedict
Honey-Buttermilk Biscuit, Smoked Scottish Salmon, Wilted Spinach, Old Bay Hollandaise, Fried Capers, Served with Breakfast Potatoes
The Local
Two Eggs Any Style, Choice of Chef's Country Sausage or Cherrywood Smoked Bacon, Toast, Breakfast Potatoes
Union Avocado Toast
Onion Bread, Heirloom Tomato, Arugula, Sunny Side Up Egg, Cotija, Served with Grapefruit Brûlée
Chorizo Burrito
Scrambled Eggs, Chorizo, Onion, Pico de Gallo, Raul's Home-made Salsa Verde, Serrano Pepper, Cheddar Cheese, Tomato Tortilla, Served with Breakfast Potatoes
Green Egg Omelette
Spinach, Green Onion, Avocado, Asparagus, Zucchini, Goat Cheese, Served with Breakfast Potatoes
Tortilla Chips, Raul's Home-made Salsa Verde, Corn & Chorizo Hash, Scrambled Eggs, Pickled Onion, Cotija, Lime Crema, Lettuce, Cilantro
Biscuits and Gravy
Honey-Buttermilk Biscuits, Chef's Country Sausage, Country Gravy
Steak & Eggs
7oz Prime Sirloin, Old Bay Hollandaise, Two Eggs Any Style, Served with Breakfast Potatoes
Chicken & Waffles
Bacon Cheddar Scallion Cornbread Waffle, Buttermilk Fried Chicken, Farm Egg, Sriracha Maple Syrup
Roasted Garlic Hummus
EVOO, Sumac, Toasted Sesame Seed, Chive, Shaved Radish & Garlic Chip, Grilled Pita
Pickled Beet Poke
Wakame, Thai Basil Pesto, Yuzu-White Soy, Pickled Ginger, Shiso, Taro Chip
Union Dry Rubbed Wings
Choice of Smoked Cherry BBQ Sauce, Buffalo Sauce, or Sriracha-Maple Glaze, Celery, House Ranch
Wild Mushroom Flatbread
Roasted Mushroom Duxelle, Bechamel, Arugula, Crispy Garlic Fried Sage, Mozzarella, Shaved Parmesan, Truffle Salt
BBQ Chicken Flatbread
Smoked Chicken, Smoked Cherry BBQ Sauce, Bacon, Red Onion, Mozzarella, Micro Cilantro
Pesto Chicken Flatbread
Smoked Chicken, Basil Pesto, Oven-Roasted Tomato, Cherrywood Smoked Bacon, Mozzarella, Shaved Parmesan
Served with Your Choice of Green Salad, House Seasoned Frites, or Sub Sweet Potato Fries $1 + Avocado $2 | Bacon $2 | Fried Egg $2
Union Burger
Brandt Beef All Natural Half Pound Patty, Tomato Jam, Cherrywood Smoked Bacon, Aged NY White Cheddar
Alehouse Beer Cheese Burger
Brandt Beef All Natural Half Pound Patty, Tomato, Smoked Bacon, AleHouse Beer Cheese, Crispy Onion, Roasted Garlic Aioli
BBQ Jackfruit Sandwich
Braised Jackfruit, Smoked Cherry BBQ, Baby Kale Slaw, Crispy Sweet Potato, Caramelized Onion Bread
Daily Soup
Chef's Seasonal Creation
Local Greens
Crispy Egg, Goat Cheese, Candied Pecan, Cucumber, Heirloom Cherry Tomato, Sherry Shallot Vinaigrette
Roasted Beet Salad
Candied Pecans, Fennel, Mint, Arugula, Shaft Blue Cheese, Seasonal Citrus, Chipotle Maple Vinaigrette
Baby Gem Caesar Salad
Spiced Croutons, Parmesan Crisp, Baby Gem Romaine, Baby Heirloom Tomato, Caesar Dressing
Union Wedge
Shaft Blue Cheese Dressing, Heirloom Cherry Tomato, Bacon Lardon, Pickled Onion, Crumbled Blue Cheese
Baby Kale
Quinoa, Mustard Frill, Peppadew Pepper, Avocado, Pickled Bing Cherry, Pepita, Mustard Vinaigrette, Shaved Parmesan
Grilled Marinated Chicken Breast
Wild Argentine Shrimp
Wild Alaskan Salmon
Grilled Prime Sirloin
Shrimp & Grits
Wild Argentine Shrimp, Andouille Sausage, Anson Mills White Cheddar Grits, Roasted Tomato
Union Gumbo
Andouille Sausage, Roasted Chicken, Okra, Jasmine Rice, Green Onion
San Diego Blackened Chicken Wrap
Blackened Chicken Breast, Corn & Chorizo Hash, Iceberg Lettuce, Avocado, Cotija Cheese, Chipotle-Tomato Emulsion, Spinach Tortilla. Served with House Seasoned Frites
Frites or Sweet Potato Fries
Anson Mills Cheddar Grits
Cherrywood Smoked Bacon
Chef's Country Sausage
Breakfast Potatoes
Mixed Fruit
Café Moto Coffee
Fresh Orange Juice
Union Bloody Mary
Orange, Cranberry or Pineapple
Mimosa Noir with Cointreau Noir
Glass $13.0
Carafe $30.0
Sangria Flora
Breakfast Shot
Jameson, Butterscotch Schnapps, OJ, Bacon
Bottomless Mimosas
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
American, Bar, Pub
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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All reviews brunch flatbread shrimp and grits burger watermelon salad wings flat bread chicken gaslamp district convention center great atmosphere great people watching the gas lamp district beer selection quick lunch outdoor seating saturday night
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We aren’t fussy, but the service was horrible. There was a big group watching a sport game- we went there as atmosphere seemed buzzing. Woman at door seemed annoyed to see us, then table cleared but no menu, no water. We were just about to...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank frannieriggers
Sergio R, General Manager at Union Kitchen & Tap, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

My name is Sergio Rosas, General Manager of Union Kitchen & Tap Gaslamp. May I ask for a contact email to possibly get some more details about your recent visit? Mine is sergio@gaslampunion.com. I hope to have the opportunity to hear back from you. Thank...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came into this place with 30 minutes til closing and we were served just as if they had just opened. The food was very good and the service was great. I done remember the waiter’s name but that is only because I waited too...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank S-Tee63
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were staying around the corner at the Hilton Gaslamp and came here because of the reviews. It’s not the restaurants fault that the Clemson/Alabama game was on tonight, so it was a little loud in there. We sat in the back dining room, which...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Alan B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were a party of 5, 6 if we include our little dog. We sat outdoors and they were very accommodating to our dog. Service was great and food was very good. Definitely a come back next time we are in town.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank GabyLI
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice patio area and plenty of space in the restaurant..we stopped for lunch and i saw this place was the Official Dallas Cowboy Bar of San Diego...being a huge fan, went back Sunday to watch the game....bru ch menu looked amazing and the mimosas were...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank dawnsuit
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in for a quick lunch while in the Gaslamp district. The burger was awesome, the tomato was super good on the burger giving it a great taste, good and juicy! Great personal service.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JCWebb54
Reviewed December 10, 2018

I had two great experiences at Union Kitchen & Tap during a short stay in San Diego. A friend and I had a great salad, a great burger, and delicious drinks one evening. So the next evening, because I had been the salad eater--I returned...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank citizen360
Reviewed November 20, 2018

Lively restaurant in the Gaslamp district, we were really in the mood for a steak and this offered an 8oz fillet steak for US$35+tax which compared to other restaurants was an amazing price. Other restaurants in the area are charging $50+ and I don't think...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sam R
Reviewed November 15, 2018 via mobile

Stumbled upon this place while in the Gaslamp Quarter. Sat outside. Greeted immediately. Our selections were highly enjoyable. The blackened chicken wrap was HUGE. The hummus was awesome. Get the sweet potato fries. So tasty. Chicken wings yum. And the avocado toast was our California...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mmfred
Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

We came in and we’re sat immediately which was awesome. We sat there for almost 10 minutes before someone came to greet us. Our food was really good. We arrived for brunch and had the chicken and waffles (excellent), breakfast flatbread (exceptional) and a biscuit......More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank cmedina2113
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