Chula Vista Bars & Restaurants

BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse

555 Broadway #1019, Chula Vista, CA 91910

BJ’s is a family friendly restaurant that has the normal pub food but with an extensive list of house brews. You can come in multiple times and try a new beer each time and never have the same thing twice. They have lunch specials Monday to Friday from $5.95 at 11am-3pm. You can make a sampler set of any tap beers so that you can taste multiples without having to purchase a cup If you’re searching for great food and beer in Chula Vista, BJ’s is the place to be. A great place for catching up with friends, a birthday dinner, date, lunch and more.

Valentinos Lounge, Grill and Sushi Bar

1730 East Palomar Street, Chula Vista, CA 91913

Valentinos is a Japanese restaurant and cocktail lounge that serves delicious fusion fare and specialty rolls. The ambiance of the place is cool and laid back. There is an outdoor patio area with heaters in case it’s a little chilly. What the best thing about this place, is the happy hour. They have their happy hour longer into the night unlike other restaurants. On Tuesdays, there is an all day happy hour. Yes, you read that right. Everyday of the week there is a different drink special.


1810 Main Court, Chula Vista, CA 91911

Souplantation is a fantastic place to eat if you don’t want greasy fast food. They are a buffet salad bar place that also has soups, bread, baked potatoes, and desserts. It is similar to a cafeteria setting to where you serve yourself. Here, you get to choose your salad and all the toppings from a 45 foot double sided bar. Then you pay and a hostess will sit you and your group down at a table. Then you can go and choose from soups, baked potatoes and more.

La Quinta Grill Mexican

625 E Street, Chula Vista, CA 91910

La Qunita is a very good Mexican restaurant in Chula Vista. You can get all your Mexican favorites. Many say that their tacos are memorable, they are so good. They casually host events like live music, karaoke, and sport games on TV. When they have the loud music, it can get kinda loud so make sure you are prepared for that.

Galley At the Marina

550 Marina Parkway, Chula Vista, CA 91910

The Galley At the Marina is restaurant and bar with a bayside patio. They serve seafood, fish ‘n’ chips, pasta and more. Every Thursday night is all you can eat fish ‘n’ chips. They do have a happy hour with good drink specials. If you are looking for some live music and dancing, then enjoy your time at Galley.

Venga Venga Cantina and Tequila Bar

2015 Birch Rd , Suite 710, Chula Vista, CA 91915

Venga Venga Cantina and Tequila Bar is a cantina who chef is Richard Sandoval. He serves a casual Mexican fare. There is a loungey vibe to the place. You have to try a drink of or with tequila. They have a happy hour which with the drink specials will allow you to try different drinks and maybe find your new favorite.