Top 5 Bars and Restaurants With Amazing Views in San Diego North County
When you're trying to unwind after a long, hard week, it doesn't hurt to hit up a few local bars to take your mind off work and stress. But why not take things up a notch by enjoying those post-work drinks while admiring a million dollar view? After all, nothing washes away the week's worries better than looking at the great expanse of San Diego North County's twinkling lights. Because you deserve to treat yourself, here are our Top 5 bars and restaurants with amazing views that'll take your breath away.
Hilton Carlsbad Oceanfront, 1 Ponto Road
If you're looking to catch the best sunset views, this new California coastal cuisine restaurant is right across the street from South Carlsbad State Beach with unobstructed views of the coastline. There's nothing better than a good bottle of wine, great food and an amazing sunset to complete your day.
Hotel La Jolla, 7955 La Jolla Shores Drive
The window tables at this new rooftop Mediterranean restaurant are triangular, so diners face the Pacific Ocean rather than each other. Dining at Cusp offers the best views of La Jolla Shores up to Torrey and a wide array of sumptuous
1660 Coast Blvd., Del Mar
Virtually on the sand near Del Mar’s Powerhouse Park, the newly remodeled Jake’s has a row of tables along its wall-sized windows with beautiful sunset views. A popular hang out in Del Mar, Jake's is definitely a go-to place for most locals because of its vibe, food and of course, the beach views.
2000 Spindrift Drive, La Jolla
Since 1941, this local favorite at La Jolla Shores has commanded the most authentic seaside view in town. During high tides, waves literally crash against the enormous 3/4-inch thick picture windows in the dining room (in 1982, storm waves actually crashed through, flooding the restaurant). To ensure a good ocean view from every table, the dining room is terraced.
1670 Coast Blvd., Del Mar
This seaside seafood eatery is literally on the sand in Del Mar. Sunset is a terrific time to dine, but the restaurant's award-winning brunch may offer better table availability and parking.