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The Noble Experiment

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Address: 777 G St, San Diego, CA 92101
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+1 619-888-4713
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19:00 - 01:30
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Wed - Sun 19:00 - 01:30

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Cool but pricey

We walked to Noble Experiment from dinner. I knew it was a speakeasy bar but hadn't done any research beforehand. We got to the street that Google told us to go to and didn't see... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked to Noble Experiment from dinner. I knew it was a speakeasy bar but hadn't done any research beforehand. We got to the street that Google told us to go to and didn't see the bar. So I got on Yelp and realized NE is located inside Neighborhood bar. We walked in and said we were there for NE... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

An intimate little speak easy hidden away behind another bar. Look for the door of kegs! Great cocktails and very knowledgable mixologists. Be prepared to wait for a seat if you don't have a reservation, which is not a problem, just take a seat at the adjoining Neighbourhood bar/restaurant.

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Thank Darrin G
East Midlands, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

Okay I guess you have to go if youre in San Diego and you have been lucky enough to get a booking, but really? Felt as though we were about to go on a Disney horror ride and were in the pre-room. Great cocktails though, not cheap.

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Thank BigFootMidlands
San Diego, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Been here a few times and it is fun getting in thru the keg wall. However Saturday you needed a reservation or it was an hour wait with no guarantee. Decided to walk over to the Prohibition on 5th, they have live music and great drinks. Better choice. Only go here if it is not crowded and you like cocktails.

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Thank ejs92
Los Angeles, California
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4 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Tried booking a reservation in advance ( three weeks) at first the date wasn't open and once it opened it somehow filled up within a matter of what seemed minutes! We got in around 930, put our name and number in and had a few rounds of drinks at the adjoining bar ( very cool decor,vertical gardens and look up... More 

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Thank denysserrato
San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

great bar! Good drinks, good crowd, great friends, what more do you need?? Also, very sanitary, both the bar AND restrooms. Make sure you attempt to open the correct door, so you don't look like a kook right off the bat.

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Thank 666aki666
Emeryville, California, USA
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43 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

This place is just incredible. Great superb drinks friendly bartenders, awesome crowd. If you are ever in San Diego don't miss out on this gem

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Thank Chibiri
Gresham, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We had to wait over an hour for a table, but it was so worth it. The hostess went above and beyond with making us comfortable. The drinks are very high quality. I'm so glad we made it there on our quick San Diego weekend! And the wait went quickly with drinks at the Neighborhood. Definitely worth it!

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Thank Jaime G
Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We had a great time. Tons of fun. Great surprise. Staff were attentive and made elegant and very creative drinks. Highly recommended.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

I didn't have a reservation, highly recommended. But I was able to get in after putting our names on the list and waiting about 45 minutes. Excellent bartenders and very friendly hostess. If you have a favorite liquor, I suggest 'rolling the dice' and letting the bartender give you their favorite concoction with your base liquor!

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