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Belly Up Tavern

) #18 of 59 Restaurants in Solana Beach ££ - £££ , American,
143 S Cedros Ave, Ste T, Solana Beach, CA 92075-1970
+1 858-481-9022
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, American, Pub
££ - £££
143 S Cedros Ave, Ste T, Solana Beach, CA 92075-1970
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you like to dance on a really crowded dance floor where you're shoulder to shoulder with like-minded fun loving folks, the Belly Up is where it's at. The venue hosts every kind of band for high energy entertainment. The place holds a few hundred...More

Thank dsrtgrl
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Great place to see live music. Small but cozy and not a lot of young drunk people crashing into you. They have a great sound system. If you want to see someone get your tickets early. This place sells out fast

Thank Ntbalistrieri
Reviewed 22 January 2017

We've gone to several concerts at this cozy venue. It's a bit too cozy as the little metal chairs are very close together. The reserved seating above is much more comfortable and has wait service. Belly Up is a bit disorganized and don't always open...More

Thank PackYurBags
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Went to see the proclaimers here lovely little venue would go back again. Seating available without paying for it. Went to the restaurant next door before the gig and got entrance from there.

Thank hmcox67
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Was there for a surprise party for a friend. It was fantastic to meet up with old friends. Bar staff excellent. Venue high quality

Thank David P
Reviewed 10 September 2016

This is definitely my favorite music venue, I go there at least 1 a month, for the past 18 years, since I moved to the area. If you enjoy live music this is the best place in San Diego. The prices are right, the demographic...More

Thank smeredith2013
Reviewed 28 August 2016

This is a gem with great boost in acts recently. Been attending shows since 1979. Loft seating special. Pretty good sound (even at the bar seats).

1  Thank Marvin W
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We attended the Aug. 21st Burt Bacharach Concert here at Belly Up. Such an interesting place with a great welcoming, seated audience and my first time here. Burt came out holding his left arm at a weird angle, took the mic and explained he had...More

Thank Linda R
Reviewed 28 June 2016

One of the best venues I have been at to listen to excellent music in a space with great sounds, service and atmosphere. Saw Blue Oyster Cult and it could not have been more hassle free than this- parking is easy, great restaurants in the...More

Thank ABCisme
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Overbearing fat security guard hassled me for photographing a performer, yet EVERY ONE around me did the same. I will never attend an event there agin, even if it were free.

Thank Brad B
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Is food served before or during performances?
30 May 2016|
Response from onewanderer |
Basically, food is served until the kitchen closes, which can be both before and during performances.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, American, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 143 S Cedros Ave, Ste T, Solana Beach, CA 92075-1970
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Solana Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 858-481-9022
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