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Hodad's Downtown

945 Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101-5513
+1 619-234-6323
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“onion rings” (83 reviews)
“burgers” (192 reviews)
Closes in 8 min
11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Bar
945 Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101-5513
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I don’t get too excited about hamburgers often but the bacon cheeseburger here is great. The veggies on top a good amount too. Very tasty burger. Onion rings and fries good too.

Thank Rhrose0
Reviewed 4 days ago

Everything was just to much! Good but... Burgers are GOOD, just order single or can't put mouth around. Shared Frings basket...to much for 3 hungry people. But fresh, hot and prepared right! Milkshake is not a shake it is a lot of chocolate Ice cream...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The burgers were great but the food timing was off. Fries came after we were almost finished eating. Odd, because it wasn't crowded. Neighborhood is sketchy, so be aware and parking is tough, unless you pay

Thank George H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Let me start this off by saying I’m a cheeseburger fanatic: I love them, and order one at almost every restaurant I go to. Hodad’s single bacon cheeseburger (with everything on it) definitely makes my top 3 list. It’s huge, cooked just right (even though...More

Thank Natasha H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service was awesome, but the food was average. Large size portions, and good price. Went as this was recommended as a "must go" but again, the burgers were average but checked as been there ate that.

Thank Uandi23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staying at the Manchester Hyatt, and needed dinner. Walked from there to the restaurant. Totally worth it! The burgers are huge (we both ordered the double bacon cheeseburger), and the fries are really potato wedges. The onion rings are thick. We were stuffed after only...More

Thank queendork76
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at about 2pm on a Monday and the line was twenty people deep out the door. This is a very small place with a unique decor. Burgers were great kind of like a premium IN N OUT. The fries were amazing. Also had...More

Thank Mikel M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a quick trip to SD and asked a friend for best burger in downtown! His actual response “Hodad’s! Only go there... 🍔 I didn’t want s snack lunch... I wanted s meal and that’s exactly what I got! ‘What should I get?’ Was my...More

Thank jayflatsinc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Needing to satisfy my burger fix , I decided to go for the for sure bet. Those 2 bacon patties with 2 of the juiciest burgers in town. Wash it down with one or two of the coldest beers in town. To top of the...More

Thank SoCalSydney1362
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I routinely hit this spot for lunch when flying into San Diego for work trips. If you leave hungry, consider making better life choices, the burgers here are tasty & huge accompanied with probably the most perfectly done steak fries anywhere. The first time I...More

Thank Josh M
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23 January 2018|
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Response from pizzaz244 | Reviewed this property |
burgers were sloppy but yes on the beef
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 945 Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101-5513
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-234-6323
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