World Famous – Pacific Beach

You can’t go wrong with a meal at World Famous in Pacific Beach, San Diego. Located directly on the beach, though the restaurant and bar are indoors, you are offered a great view from the dining room of the San Diego bay. The menu at World Famous offers incredible fare for all meals of the day.


Breakfast does offer favorites like pancakes and omelets, but World Famous puts a twist on these menu items. Try the Newport omelet with shrimp and crab in a spicy seafood sauce with grated california cheese or the incredible Crab Cake Florentine putting a twist on eggs benedict by serving poached eggs on potato crusted crab cakes, fresh spinach and hand whipped hollandaise.


For dinner at World Famous the tuscan stuffed chicken fettuccine is sure to please with porcini crusted chicken breast filled with mozzarella, basil, olives, sun-dried tomato, and prosciutto served over spinach pasta in champagne gorgonzola cream sauce. If you’re a seafood fan, you cannot miss the harpoon combination, which is a seafood trio of grilled fresh salmon, sautéed sea scallops and jumbo shrimp, all served with oven roasted scalloped potatoes and grilled vegetables. If you are a lobster bisque fan, your trip to San Diego is incomplete without tasting the lobster bisque at World Famous, which truly lives up to the restaurant’s name.

Happy Hour!

World Famous is very well known for it’s bar menu, which is a huge attraction for Monday happy hour, when starters are half price. Get there early to get seat, as this deal always attracts a crowd to the small bar area. Be sure to test out the seared ahi plate, seared sea scallops over potato pancakes, and blackened price rib bits with creamy horseradish.

Address: 711 Pacific Beach Dr · San Diego
Telephone: (858) 272-3100
Opening Hours: 7am to 11pm

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