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Martinis Above Fourth

) #643 of 3,868 Restaurants in San Diego ££ - £££ American, Bar
3940 4th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-3193
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“crab cakes” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar
££ - £££
3940 4th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-3193
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing show! We went to see La Voix - so so funny! Food was superb, staff attentive and warm! If you are in San Diego make sure you pay this place a visit and if there is a show on go see it!

Thank Bottomle
Reviewed 5 April 2017

This is just a great place. I have only been there on Sunday nights-the entertainment is fantastic. Don't miss this place in Hillcrest.

Thank cherylhemmings
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Didn't know what to expect, but it sure was a fun night. Started off with a Royale Chocolate Banana Martini, a delicious blend of Banana and Coconut Liqueur plus Malibu Coconut Rum. The inside of the glass was stripped with decadent dark chocolate. It went...More

Thank Jan M
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Very cool live music. Staff was great and the drinks were good. Absolutely a great place to go after dinner to just chill in a hip cool cozy venue. Most of the drinks are very sweet so be prepared.

Thank dadamiec
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Like an old-style supper club with great sight-lines, Martinis Above Fourth is a fine venue in which to take in any of the excellent performers they book. Everything is oriented to the ample stage at the far end of the room, and the sound system...More

Thank Ken H
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

It's usually a good spot for a martini and friends. That said, I had s fumble and knocked over a drink tonight. Much to my surprise they gave me s new drink and it was appreciated. The spill was my fault and they came trough....More

Thank ConVivo
Reviewed 22 December 2016

This place is renouned for its huge variety and the sizes available of Martinis, of course. It should definitely be a destination if you happen to like Martinis. Additionally they have name entertainment performing weekly. We were able to see Leslie Jordon last evening live...More

Thank Wayne G
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Good place to get a drink. When we got there, there was live country music. There is a small terrace that you can get your drink there and it's allowed to smoke, very weird in California. There service was very friendly.

Thank Carla1100
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We have been to Martinis several times since moving to Hillcrest. It is a gay bar that's great for straights too! As the name promises, they have a great selection of interesting martinis and a limited food menu. The food is as good as the...More

Thank SelectTraveler
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Had drinks and listened to music. Mature gay-guy place. Will come again to eat! Packed - everyone was eating - must be good!

Thank kevinc361
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3940 4th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-3193
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: 6194004500
  • E-mail