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Karl Strauss Brewing Company

££ - £££American, ,
1044 Wall St Ste C, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4437
+1 858-551-2739
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mac and cheese” (21 reviews)
“burger” (48 reviews)
“pretzels” (10 reviews)
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American, Brew Pub, Bar, Contemporary, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1044 Wall St Ste C, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4437
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1 - 10 of 427 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Came in on a Saturday night and asked if they could do carry out. They said yes and I placed my order and paid at the bar. I was told it would be 10 minutes. I was not offered a drink (not even water). After...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely atmosphere in this place. We sat on the high tables in the bar area & enjoyed fabulous sausages, burgers & craft beer. Great service too.

Thank Catrina H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here as a family on a Saturday night. We all enjoyed the food. I had the quinoa bowl with chicken and the rest of the family enjoyed the burgers. We were served by Tyler, who was fantastic. Beer list is huge and wine...More

Thank meltel910
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We ate here and our server was Katie. Very friendly and great service! The food was lovely and they really made us feel very welcome. Delicious micro brewed beers too!

Thank LOULOU22234
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

My family and I decided to stop by at this location. It had been years as we used to live in San Diego and would visit downtowns’ location. A nice interior and has exterior seating as well. We had the Beer Pretzel appetizer (good), Seared...More

Thank M2white
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Our second Karl Strauss on our Californian road trip! Consistently good. Friendly and efficient service. Happy hour deals are very good and an excellent range of local brewed beers. Tasty duck fat pretzels and buffalo wings. We’ll return.

Thank PeterG022
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

The worst quesadillas, the saddest and the most horrific meal I've ever eaten... If I know, I'm not coming😬😬😬 It’s up to you!!

Thank iohm
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Great casual dining, better menu than you might expect. Great service and fabulous beers. Casual dining with friends and family, more a lunch place for me but no reason not to do dinner. Nice portions, fun bar area.

Thank Anthony F
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Open, airy dining area, with outside patio as well. Service was excellent, attentive, friendly. The beer was excellent; I had a sampler of 4 (not the IPAs). We had a mac and cheese dish, a habanero jack chicken sandwich, a burger, and ahi poke. First...More

Thank Whatiguana
Reviewed 21 July 2018

We had just flown into San Diego and could not yet get into our rented home in La Jolla, so we (my wife and I and our three pre-teen grandchildren) looked for a place to eat and watch World Cup match. Karl Strauss was a...More

Thank Clarke C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
American, Brew Pub, Bar, Contemporary, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1044 Wall St Ste C, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4437
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 858-551-2739
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