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The Ocean Beach neighborhood in San Diego often gets overlooked when it comes to bars and restaurants. That is really too bad, because there are some amazing places to eat and enjoy a drink in Ocean Beach. Although we’ve covered some of their most tempting Happy Hour specials before, there are more that locals and visitors should drop into!

Cheap Beers and Tasty Asian Fusion

Monday: OB Noodle House
Location: 2218 Cable Street
Hours: Monday-Thursday: Noon to 11 p.m., Friday-Sunday: 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Happy Hour: Monday-Friday from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Price: $$

If Asian fusion is what you’re craving during Happy Hour, then OB Noodle House has you covered. The menu includes all kinds of pho, spring rolls, dumplings, crispy egg noodles, Vietnamese BBQ and teriyaki grilled dishes, as well as sizzling plates like Korean beef short ribs.

During Happy Hour, the specials at OB Noodle House include half off most whiskeys, hot sake and
beers, $4 well drinks, $8 carafes of house infused sake and even $1 beers from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. with a
food purchase. On Tuesday and Thursday, you can enjoy fusion tacos, stuffed with Korean style pork
belly, papaya salsa and sricha aioli, for just $4 each or $10 for a plate of three.

OB Brewery – $5 Poutine Fries and Crispy Pickles

Tuesday: Ocean Beach Brewery
Location: 5041 Newport Avenue
Hours: Monday-Thursday: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., Friday: 11 a.m. to midnight, Saturday: 10 a.m. to
midnight, Sunday: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Happy Hour: Monday through Friday from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Price: $$

If you want excellent craft beer on Happy Hour discount, OB Brewery should be your first stop! Their Hidden Gem Dunkelweizen took home a silver medal in this year’s Great American Beer Fest. Their food menu includes tacos, burgers and fresh fish, while their beer selection spans the gamut from ciders to sour wheat beers.

The Happy Hour specials at OB Brewery include $2 off all beers on tap and $5 poutine fries, crispy pickles or garlicky hummus. They also have rotating daily specials, like free kids’ meals with the purchase of an adult entree on Wednesday, or a Monster taco and a pint for only $8 on Tuesday.

Black Bean Burgers, Kale Salads and Mai Tai’s

Wednesday: OB Surf Lodge
Location: 5083 Santa Monica Ave., Ste. 1F
Hours: Monday-Thursday: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., Friday: 9 a.m. to 10 p.m., Saturday: 8 a.m. to 10
p.m., Sunday: 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Happy Hour: Monday through Friday from 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Price: $$

When you need a great drink, a quick bite and a view of the ocean, OB Surf Lodge has you covered! With a casual but trendy atmosphere and outdoor seating, this place is a great spot to unwind after a long day at work. They have a menu with everything from black bean burgers to kale salads, and you can enjoy brunch on the weekends. The Happy Hour specials at OB Surf Lodge will definitely have you smiling. You can order house wines or select drafts for just $5. Biscuit sandwiches are the same price. They offer half off their Swell Times Mai Tai and bottles of sparkling wine.

San Diego’s Favorite Happy Hour and Fish Taco Spot

Thursday: South Beach Bar & Grille
Location: 5059 Newport Avenue
Hours: Monday-Saturday: 11 a.m. to 2 a.m., Sunday: 10 a.m. to 2 a.m.
Happy Hour: Monday-Friday from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Price: $$

The South Beach Bar & Grille calls itself San Diego’s favorite Happy Hour and Fish Taco spot for good reason. They’ve been serving up mahi fish tacos and drinks from their wooden bar since 1992. They also have nearly two dozen tequilas and more than 40 beers, some of which are local.

A plethora of Happy Hour specials await you at the South Beach Bar & Grille. Customers get $1 off
tall drafts and wine by the glass. You can order a Fugu Moscow Mule, Jose Cuervo Margarita, Bacardi
Banana Pina Colada, South Beach Mai-Tai or a Russian Mule for just $5. There are discounts on other
cocktails, too. Food specials include six wings for just $3.95 or a half dozen oysters for only $8.95.

Snackin’ in OB’s Wonderland

Friday: Wonderland Ocean Pub
Location: 5083 Santa Monica Ave., Suite 2C
Hours: Monday-Thursday: 11 a.m. to midnight, Friday: 11 a.m. to 2 a.m., Saturday: 9 a.m. to 2
a.m., Sunday: 9 a.m. to midnight
Happy Hour: Monday through Friday from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Price: $$

Wonderland Ocean Pub offers new American cuisine served in a fun pub setting. Their menu includes fresh fish ceviche, raw oysters, IPA beer battered fish and chips, soy ginger short ribs, American tuna caught locally, burgers, nachos, buffalo sauce cauliflower, and salads. They have fish, seafood and vegetarian tacos on their menu, and
a full bar to mix up great drinks!

Their Sunset Happy Hour specials include $3 off Mules, $2 off wine and $1 off draft beers and tacos.
They offer rotating specials throughout the week, including Mussel Up Mondays, when mussels and
oysters are half off from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.