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Address: 300 Carlsbad Village Dr, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2900
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+1 760-729-4695

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Food was very good and service from Nick was excellent. Great place to have a drink and watch the wild card games! Just came in from Maryland/Illinois and really enjoy having a... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2016
Nathaniel K
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Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

Food was very good and service from Nick was excellent. Great place to have a drink and watch the wild card games! Just came in from Maryland/Illinois and really enjoy having a drink at this local watering hole.

1 Thank Nathaniel K
Las Vegas, Nevada
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77 reviews
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Reviewed 9 January 2016

We like to come to this restaurant every time we travel to Carlsbad. We really enjoy the food, the service, the outdoor seating and local talent that performs! We've had lunch and dinner and have enjoyed every visit! After eating we like to browse the shops!

1 Thank Nicole H
Oceanside, California
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97 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015

I have been coming here for 20 years.... good music Good food Great fire pits out to sit and enjoy de show: young and old dancing with each other, people in a great mood. If you are visiting, stop by at sundown ....get there before 6 on a weekend if you want to sit outside. Kids ok Like I said:... More 

1 Thank eroth40
Lake Forest, California
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335 reviews
118 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

We weren't too hungry so we split the Chicken Carbon Fajitas. Even with the split, when you add the $2 split charge, you get a lot of food. It included black beans, rice, chicken, onions, bell peppers, lettuce, guacamole, salsa and sliced tomatoes. You can get flour or corn tortillas, we mixed then and both were good. Live music on... More 

Thank Tim_the_Enchanter417
Orange, California
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157 reviews
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Reviewed 3 March 2015 via mobile

Walking around downtown Carlsbad and heard the live music. The band was playing on the outside patio and was quite good and very entertaining. Billy Watson....we bought a cd. Ice cold beer and good Mexican food with live music... Doesn't get much better than that!

Thank Gwen C
San Diego, California
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258 reviews
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Reviewed 20 December 2014

Hubby and I needed a drink after a long week so we slipped out after the kids were settled. Hadn't been here in many years and it still seems to be the go-to place. Typical bar/club late night. We had a few drinks, watched the younger people dance and left after about 1 hours. It served it's purpose.

1 Thank dexter619
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 21 November 2014

I was looking for some live music, a glass of wine, and something to snack on. While the food was good, the atmosphere was LOUD and seemed to be a gathering place for the older, single and looking crowd.

1 Thank Scott D
Pike Road, AL
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287 reviews
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Reviewed 27 October 2014

We stopped by for a mid-afternoon appetizer and drink. Weather was perfect so we sat outside. Had a few draft beers and the crispy asparagus (very good) and chicken quesadillas (average). Friendly waitress who answered our questions about the menu and the area. It overlooks the train (Coaster and Amtrak) which run about every 15 min but we really didn't... More 

Thank goldendiv
Peachtree City, Georgia
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280 reviews
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Reviewed 8 October 2014

Great food here. We sat inside and really enjoyed our meal. My husband said that their burgers were amazing. I had vegetable quesadilla which was fantastic.

Thank sammack13
Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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72 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2014 via mobile

Great happy hour on Friday with music! Age is 40's - mid 50's. They serve a mild salsa and chips! Get there early (4pm) if u want seating. There are two fire pits too! Super cute and close to some other bars if you want to change it up. Close to the beach too! Good place to hang out and... More 

Thank Arica H

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