Live Entertainment in the Gaslamp Quarter

The variety of live entertainment brings San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter to life every evening. Professional and local artists share their talents at the various venues in this vibrant and exciting neighborhood. You can sit back, relax, and listen to music or dance the night away.

You will find a diverse selection of musical styles including Irish music, Jazz and Blues, Rock 'N Roll, Salsa, and Spanish Rock. Here's a complete listing of establishments in the Gaslamp Quarter where you can enjoy live entertainment.

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Address: 901 4th Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
Telephone: (619) 696-8888
Open from 6 PM - 2 AM
Confidential is a stylish loft restaurant and nightclub. The DJ plays everything from hip-hop, to house, to rock. It's a fun atmosphere.

Croce's Restaurant & Bar
Address: 802 5th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
Telephone: (619)233-4355
Open 5:30 PM to midnight Monday-Friday; 10:00 AM to midnight on weekends.
Join the festivities for live entertainment. You can treat yourself to live jazz every night. They also feature a jazz Sunday Brunch from 11:30 AM - 2 PM. Croce's Restaurant was opened by Ingrid Croce to honor her late husband, Jim Croce and his music.

Dick's Last Resort, Live Entertainment

Dick's Last Resort
Address: 4356 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
Telephone: (619) 231-9100
Open 11 AM - 2 AM
Dick's Last Resort is a rowdy joint that has been a favorite since it was established in 1991. This is a popular hangout with fans before and after games at Petco Park. Enjoy eating lunch or dinner here as well as live rock bands every night.

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Dublin Square Irish Pub
Address: 554 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
Telephone: (619) 239-5818
Open daily 9 AM - Midnight
Dublin Square Irish Pub is an authentic Irish pub where you can experience Irish hospitality and fun. This establishment serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner and features live entertainment in the evenings.

The Field Irish Pub

The Field Irish Pub
Address: 544 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
Telephone: (619) 232-9840
The Field Irish Pub serves authentic Irish food and drinks. Enjoy live Irish music and dancing in the evenings. Lunch and dinner is served on weekdays. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are all served on weekends. They offer a large selection of imported draft beers as well as single malt and blended whiskey, Irish, Scotch, Bourbon, and Rye.

Hennessey's Pub
Address: 708 4th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
Telephone: (619) 239-9994
Hennessey's Pub serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily. Relax and unwind with the live bands playing Wednesday through Saturday evenings.

Henry's Pub
Address: 614 5th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
Telephone: (619) 238-2389
A place to dine and enjoy a variety of live entertainment that includes music, karaoke on Sunday nights, as well as resident DJs. Experience great happy hours at Henry's Pub.

House of Blues
Address: 1055 5th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
Telephone: (619) 299-2583
House of Blues is a restaurant as well as an exciting venue for live entertainment. Call to learn about upcoming performances. This establishment also offers a popular Sunday Gospel Brunch, featuring inspiring gospel performances and an amazing buffet.

Jimmy Loves

Jimmy Love's
Address: 672 5th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
Telephone: (619) 595-0123
Jimmy Love's occupies two floors of the beautifully restored 125 year old historic "Old City Hall Building". This establishment has a unique Topgun Aviation theme. The restaurant features contemporary American cuisine while the bar and nightclub hosts San Diego's top bands ranging from jazz to high energy modern music.


Onyx Room
Address: 852 5th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
Telephone: (619) 235-6699
Onyx Room is a cutting edge nightclub where you can enjoy cocktails, urban beats, and an energetic dance arena. The live jazz jam sessions on Tuesday nights have no coverage charge...a great way to spend a weeknight. A popular venue for live entertainment!

Patrick's II
Address: 428 F Street, San Diego, CA 92101
Telephone: (619) 233-3077
Patrick's II offers live music, drinks & dancing seven nights a week. Patrick's II brings you Blues, Soul and Rock & Roll bands from San Diego, L.A. and all over the Southwest. There is no coverage charge Sunday - Thursday. Cover charge on weekends is $3 before 9 and $5 after 9.

The Shout House

The Shout House
Address: 655 4th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
Telephone: (619) 231-6700
The Shout House is a great way to spend a fun evening. The focus of attention is the Dueling Pianos, two piano players/singers performing at two, face to face grand pianos in front of two large mirrors performing the classic rock 'n roll hits from the 1950s to the present. Lots of audience participation. Opens at 6 PM on weekends, closed Mondays, and opens at 7 PM on all other evenings. No cover charge on Sundays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. $5 - $10 cover charge on other days.

Address: 454 6th Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
Telephone: (619) 544-9500
Open daily until 2 AM
Set in a historic warehouse in San Diego's once-taboo Red Light district, Stingaree is a state-of-the-art restaurant and nightclub, The nightclub features a floor-to-ceiling waterfall, rooftop cabanas, fire pit, and VIP lounge. DJ music.


The Tipsy Crow
Address: 770 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, Ca 92101
Telephone: (619)338-9300
Party at this three level bar and nightclub.

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