Top 5 Family-Friendly Restaurants in San Diego

San Diego is the perfect place for a family vacation; there’s something fun for everyone to do here. Whether you’re interested in experiencing the area’s fantastic snorkeling, hiking amongst gorgeous scenery, or taking a shopping trip, San Diego has you covered. Whatever you get up to, you’ll probably work up quite an appetite after a day out in San Diego. 

Luckily, San Diego is home to plenty of delicious restaurants perfect for an outing with the family. Are you looking for recommendations? The team at Bluewater Vacation Homes is here to help. Here’s a look at five of our favorite family-friendly restaurants in San Diego.

The Best Family-Friendly Restaurants in San Diego

One of the best things about San Diego is its variety. Here, you’ll find restaurants of all different styles specializing in unique flavors. Whether you’re looking for a traditional sit-down restaurant or something a little more casual, our list of family-friendly restaurants in San Diego has something for you.

Corvette Diner

Turn back the clock by visiting Corvette Diner. This ’50s inspired diner features waitresses in poodle skirts, delicious shakes, and an arcade with 64 games. Corvette Diner is definitely big on fun. Before visiting, remember that Corvette Diner is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays. 


Enjoy a one-of-a-kind dining experience that’s fun for the whole family at Campfire. Inspired by families gathering for meals around the fire, you can enjoy your grub at a firepit. There’s also a tipi and play area outdoors. Plus, if you need a sweet treat, they have s’mores! 

Surf Rider Pizza Co.

Who doesn’t love pizza? Surf Rider Pizza Co. serves up a wide variety of pizzas. Are you feeling adventurous? They probably have some topping combinations you’ve never tried before. Of course, you can always get a more traditional pie for picky eaters. 

Park 101

Enjoy some smoky barbecue with a community feel at Park 101. They have a unique multi-level floor plan. The patio has tons of fun games to enjoy, and dogs are welcome there as well, making Park 101 one of the best family-friendly restaurants in San Diego. 

Viewpoint Brewing Co. 

You wouldn’t expect a brewing company to be family-friendly, but Viewpoint Brewing Co. is an exception. Here, adults can sit back and relax with a tasty meal and craft brew, while the kids will love running around outside where there is cornhole and swings to enjoy. 

Find a San Diego Vacation Rental Perfect for Your Family

After your bellies are full from one of San Diego’s fabulous family-friendly restaurants, rest up at one of Bluewater Vacation Homes’ rentals. We have properties with pools, pet-friendly vacation rentals, and more. To make a reservation, you can book online or give us a call at 858-605-1497.

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