Being able to walk down to Petco Park to catch a ball game featuring the Padres is one of the many advantages of purchasing real estate for sale in downtown San Diego. Another great advantage is that Petco Park is surrounded by lively pubs, taverns, and grills where you can enjoy drinks and delicious meals before or after each game. Here are seven of the best bars for you to visit near Petco Park.
1. Stone Brewing Tap Room
You don’t even have to leave the park to enjoy a cold beer at Stone Brewing, a cozy tap room located beyond the outfield section. Stone Brewing offers 16 taps from two local breweries, and the menu includes delicacies such as hemp seed pretzels, pesto chicken flatbread, and special salads.
One of the best selections of international and craft beers can be found at Float, a casual bar and restaurant located inside the Hard Rock Hotel on Fifth Avenue. The bar, tables, and fire pits are next to the swimming pool and the cabanas, and DJs often spin during the weekends.
3. Tilted Kilt Pub
The lively feel of a Scottish pub can be experienced just a couple of blocks away from the ballpark. One of the most popular sports bars in San Diego, Tilted Kilt is legendary for its attractive servers and its Irish, Scottish, and American bar food menu. Drink and meal specials are sometimes offered on game days.
4. Altitude Sky Lounge
One of the best views of Petco Park can be seen from this elegant rooftop lounge in the Gaslamp Marriott. The cocktail menu is extensive and the fire pits are cozy in the evenings.
5. Fox Sports Grill
As one of the most stylish sports bars in the downtown district, Fox Sports Grill is a favorite hangout of a few Padres players. The patio seating area is comfortable, and the menu features American diner classics along with some exotic dishes like octopus appetizers. This bar is located near the southwest corner of the Convention Center and offers a waterfront view.
6. The Blind Burro
Located in the East Village district, just a few blocks north of the ballpark, this fancy Mexican cantina serves delicious Baja California cuisine. The Blind Burro offers a wide selection of tequilas and features a large patio that is great for relaxing during a sunny afternoon.
For a great beer and pizza combo after the game, walk over to Tenth Avenue in East Village where you can find Basic, one of the best pizzerias in San Diego. If you enjoy gourmet pizza made with fresh ingredients on thin crusts, you will enjoy what Basic has to offer. One of the most popular pies includes mashed potatoes and bacon. Basic is open until 2am and features a full bar with a large selection of craft beers.
These are just a few of the great bars you’d have easy access to when living in downtown San Diego. Condos, lofts, and penthouses are hot properties in the area. If you’d like to see the latest listings, get in touch with the trusted agents at 92101 Urban Living today at 619-649-0368. ')}