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Chiefs Burgers & Brew

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
American, Bar, Pub
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124 Lomas Santa Fe Dr Ste 108, Solana Beach, CA 92075-1225
+1 858-755-2599
11:00 - 22:00
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All hours
Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Solana Beach, California
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42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

My only issue here is sometimes the wait staff takes forever - you almost want to order two drinks at once otherwise you will be waiting...

Thank Fiships
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

This is near surfer/artist town of Cardiff by the Sea, yes, that's a town's name, they are THAT cool. Chiefs offers a casual atmosphere for an authentic Locals Bar & Grill. Their Craft Beer selection is exceptional, with even Elysian on tap. Most remarkable, is a really fresh, hand packed and flame grilled burger for just ten bucks including crispy-yummy... More 

Thank SoloSailor s
Owasso, Oklahoma
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

I would have given it a zero rating, but I hate to do that based on one employee. Furthermore, I'm no prude, but I am not used to hearing wait staff using four letter words in restaurants and bars. We visited Chief's Burgers and Brew on Saturday, 10/22 to watch a football game during the lunch hour. The burgers were... More 

Thank Nancy J
Solana Beach, California
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is a great place for good old fashioned comfy food. We ate here last night (10/17/16) and had the daily special, pulled pork sandwich with baked beans and cole slaw. All of it is house made. I love the Chicken and rice stir fry also. They have a childs menu also. They are not too pricey but if you... More 

Thank LaMar G
Philadelphia, PA
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53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

In town from Philadelphia and this is the first spot we stopped at on the recommendation of a cousin who lived in Del Mar. Beer was ice cold!!!! Delicious! Of course when the beer is ice cold you want to keep drinking and when you drink, you want to eat. We ordered some buffalo wings and burgers and the food... More 

Thank Patricia E
Vermilion, Ohio
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Just a random stop for me, I enjoyed a blue cheese burger - with American cheese on it I think - that worked very well. It was a large half pound, and cooked perfectly. The blend of meat was nothing out of the ordinary - which means that the burger and toppings all worked perfectly to keep flavors in check.... More 

Thank sigzeta
Delaware, Ohio
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57 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Five of us dined for dinner. The service was fast and the food was excellent. The inside was a little dark and loud. Thankfully there is outdoor seating. We will definitely eat here again.

Thank Joan S
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122 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Pretty good food, especially the sweet potato fries and the BLT sandwich. I don't find the football decorations appealing, but, so what. Crowded at times, fun to sit at bar.

Thank Marvin W
Hamilton, Canada
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23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

This place is what it claims to be, a great sports bar. There were plenty of TVs to watch the game. As far as bar food goes, the burger was top notch as were the fries. Service was great too!

Thank Leo P
Carlsbad, CA
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360 reviews
274 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

Take your pick of fresh made burgers big enough that you really need 2 hands to where you want it. I ordered the Jalepeno Cheese Burger on a brioche bun. Even the burger was stuffed with peppers and many on top. Instead of standard fries I had the Sweet Potato - long stings of crunchy greatness. Damn they had to... More 

Thank John R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Lomas Santa Fe Dr Ste 108, Solana Beach, CA 92075-1225
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Solana Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 858-755-2599

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?