The Gaslamp Quarter is home to some of the West Coast’s finest restaurants! On Saturday, June 17th, you will have the opportunity to discover, savor, and indulge in dozens of these incredible establishments in just one day! The Gaslamp Quarter Association is pleased to announce the 23rd Annual Taste of Gaslamp, San Diego’s original culinary tour! Starting at 12:30p.m. for VIP ticket holders, and 1:00p.m. for General Admission Ticket holders, guests can indulge in over 20 restaurants complete with a rooftop afterparty at Altitude Sky Lounge, or upgrade to a VIP Pass, giving them added “eating time” and access to 6 more VIP locations, complete with a larger portion-sized bite and cocktail, after party, and a Gaslamp Quarter Goodie Bag.

Over 20 Gaslamp Quarter restaurants will be featured with delicious morsels of their house specialties, with restaurants like barleymash, Spike Africa’s Fresh Fish Grill & Bar, The Field Irish Pub, “BEST AMBIANCE 2016” winner Café Sevilla, and “BEST DISH 2016” winner Rustic Root, just to name a few.  The 23rd Annual Taste this year is especially exciting with guests having the opportunity to taste veteran restaurants that have carved out their place in San Diego’s culinary bedrock, as well as newcomers, American Junkie, Dough, and for VIP ticket holders, Lionfish Modern Coastal Cuisine! From 4:00p.m.- 6:00p.m. guests can end the evening at the Altitude Sky Lounge with a complimentary brew tasting while taking in one of the best views of San Diego.

Ticket holders will receive their official Taste of Gaslamp Program, our guide to all the wonderful restaurants and culinary events available during the event. General Admission tickets give guests access to over 20 restaurant samples and are available online at for $30 in advance and $40 on the day of the event. For only $60 ($70 day-of), guests can upgrade to a VIP Pass to gain access to a longer “tasting time,” 6 additional fine dining restaurants with a cocktail at each location, and a VIP Gaslamp Quarter Goodie Bag. Ticket holders will check in at Gaslamp Square (170 Sixth Avenue). At check-in, General Admission guests will receive a wrist band, and event program with a walking map of this self-guided epicurean escapade throughout the historic Gaslamp Quarter. VIP guests will also receive a wristband, program, and a Gaslamp Goodie Bag packed with promotional items from around the historic Gaslamp Quarter, celebrating its 150th anniversary!

Check out below to see what restaurants will be serving and get tickets now at!

 2017 Taste of Gaslamp – General Admission Participating Locations

 1pm-4pm – General Admission – Tickets $30 ($40 day of)

4pm-6pm – After Party at Altitude Sky Lounge

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American Junkie

All American Burger Slider: beef patty, cheddar cheese, chef’s sauce, housemade pickles, brioche bun.

Housemade Potato Chips: caramelized french onion dip, scallion, white truffle oil, parmesan

Location: 628 Fifth Avenue

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Ale-braised pork shoulder with pineapple habanero salsa and crispy tobacco onions on a brown ale biscuit crostini

Location: 600 Fifth Avenue

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Cafe Sevilla

Paella Valenciana, Ahi Tuna Tartare Crudo and Crema Catalana

Location: 353 Fifth Avenue

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Ciro’s Pizzeria & Beerhouse

Sample of our specialty pizzas

Location: 536 Market Street

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Dough Pretzel

Pretzel bite

Location: 542 Fifth Avenue

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Don Chido

TJ Dogs

Location: 527 Fifth Avenue

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Florent Restaurant & Lounge

Brussel Sprouts

Location: 672 Fifth Avenue

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Garage Kitchen + Bar

Famous Chicken Wings

Location: 655 Fourth Avenue

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Hard Rock Cafe

Pulled Pork Mini Sandwiches

Location: 801 Fourth Avenue

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Henry’s Pub

Finnish Peppered Salmon topped with a creamy dill sauce & garlic mashed potatoes.

Location: 618 Fifth Avenue

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Boneless wings

Location: 410 Market Street

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Le Parfait Paris

Cream puffs

Location: 555 G Street

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My Yogurt

Yogurt sample

Location: 542 Fifth Avenue

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Yogurt sample

Location: 542 Fifth Avenue

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Yogurt sample

Location: 542 Fifth Avenue

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Brisket toast

Location: 615 Broadway

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Spike Africa’s Fresh Fish Grill & Bar

Famous Butterscotch Pudding

Location: 411 Broadway

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The Field Irish Pub

Caramel Apple Bread Pudding

Location: 544 Fifth Avenue

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The Melting Pot

Chocolate Fondue

Location: 801 Fourth Avenue

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Tin Roof

Chicken and Waffle Bits

Location: 401 G Street

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Whiskey Girl

Thai chilli wings, Whiskey girl meatball

Location: 702 Fifth Avenue

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Rustic Root

Signature Mac and Cheese

Location: 535 Fifth Avenue

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The Nolen

Bite sized version of The Nolen’s Chili Glazed Meatballs

Location: 453 Sixth Avenue

 2017 Taste of Gaslamp – VIP Participating Locations

12:30pm-4:30pm – VIP – Tickets $60 ($70 day of)

Includes 6 more VIP locations with larger portions and 1 cocktail per location,

Gaslamp Goodie Bag and After Party at Altitude Sky Lounge

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Blue Point Coastal Cuisine

Sesame Ahi Tuna with lemon Pepper Shrimp

Location: 565 Fifth Avenue

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Callaway Vineyard & Winery

2 to 3 samples of current released wines up to 6oz

Location: 517 Fourth Avenue

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Fogo de Chao

Braised Beef Rib Slider and our Brazilian Empanadas- Famous Caipirinha

Location: 668 Sixth Avenue

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Lionfish Modern Coastal Cuisine

Local Rock Fish Crudo –  Pomegranate, Lime, Mezcal, Agave Pickled Onion, Avocado, Radish, Plantain

Location: 435 Fifth Avenue #2

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Rustic Root

Signature Mac and Cheese with Mojito

Location: 535 Fifth Avenue

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Brisket Toast & Greygoose Cocktail

Location: 615 Broadway

 2017 Taste of Gaslamp – After Party

4:00pm – 6:00pm – After Party for General Admission and VIP Ticket Holders at ALTITUDE Sky Lounge!

All 21+ ticket holders will receive 2 complimentary beer tastes from Firestone Walker Brewing Co.

Location: 660 K Street, 22nd Floor

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