Looking for a place to host your holiday party or special event? Check out below for some of the wonderful venue spaces in the Gaslamp Quarter!


801 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

With a throwback vibe in the chicest incarnation, analog has brought together the best qualities of a sleek downtown lounge with design elements of a wood clad 1970’s recording studio, an eclectic New York City dive bar, and a true foodie-destination. The menu at Analog focuses on fresh ingredients and delectable flavor combinations. From the BBQ Pork Banh-Mi Street Tacos, to the South West Chicken Salad, there is a plate sure to please even the most discerning of palates. With creative takes on rustic as well as elevated gastro-pub fare, the menu showcases truly inspired dishes.

Analog offers a one of a kind nightlife experience with two unique environments in a single location. Grab an Analog Chai Mule and lounge with friends under our wall of vinyl hits in the Control Room, or watch the light reflect off the disco ball as you dance the night away in the Recording Room.

These combined inspirations will allure  locals, tourists, food-enthusiasts, hipsters, and nightlife fanatics looking for a new and original bar-going experience.

Contact Information: Tracey Amernick | (619) 908-3405 | tracey@dinecrg.com

Location: 801 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Andaz San Diego

600 F Street, San Diego, CA 92101

Andaz San Diego recently unveiled its newly remodeled private party, meetings and event space, “The Gallery.” The intimate social area with local flair located on the first floor of the Gaslamp Quarter Hotel. “The Gallery” adds to the hotel’s sleek new renovations that accentuate the property’s modern style and ambiance. The new space features a mural done by refined interior with contemporary art décor done by Christine Finkelson, with other décor done by locally renowned artists. It’s a unique destination for special events and holiday celebrations!

More Information: Andaz Venue Information

Contact Information: Andaz San Diego Sales & Events Team | 619-849-1234

Location: 600 F Street, San Diego, CA 92101

Asti Ristorante

728 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Specializing in large groups and special events, Asti Ristorante remains a favorite Italian restaurant in downtown San Diego’s Gaslamp Quarter. For over 20 years, Asti has been serving San Diego locals and visitors authentic Italian cuisine, seafood and steaks. Inspired by the delicious flavors of Northern Italy, Asti’s intimate fine-dining experience is itself a destination. Watch the passersby as you dine out on the patio for a pleasant shaded lunch or while indulging in a candlelight dinner. Come on inside to experience the warm, elegant ambiance of the dining room. With its Victorian-style brick walls, shades of burgundy, and touch of white elegance, this traditional Italian restaurant encompasses an inviting and intimate atmosphere. Having provided this exquisite fine-dining experience for 20 years, Asti continues to be one of the Gaslamp’s finest Italian restaurants.

More Information: Asti Ristorante Venue Information

Contact Information: Lauren Miller | (858) 688-1293 | laurenmiller@astisandiego.com

Location: 728 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Bandar Restaurant

845 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Let Bandar host your next private event! If you are planning a holiday office party, we can assist in customizing your event – our experienced team of highly trained chefs, professional servers, and event coordinators are available to help you organize every aspect.

More Information: Bandar Venue Information

Contact Information: (619) 688-1293 | info@bandarrestaurant.com

Location: 845 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101


950 Sixth Avenue, Suite C, San Diego, CA 92101

BIGA is an ideal location for your next holiday party or event.  Our space spans over 3,700 square feet and, with our open kitchen, 25-foot-high ceilings, handmade wooden tables, floor-to-ceiling windows and locally sourced, handcrafted cuisine, accompanied by an extensive wine and craft beer list, any party is sure to be a hit.

Named after an age-old fermentation process used for Italian breads and pizza dough, BIGA is a unique celebration of Italian cuisine. From our expansive Carrera marble countertops to our two 5,000 lb. Italian-made, 900 degree wood-fired ovens, your appetite will stir with anticipation as we welcome you through our doors and into our family.

Our constantly evolving menu is created with seasonal, local ingredients. We combine high quality Italian imported goods as well as locally-sourced produce, combined with items made by hand under our own roof to deliver delicious food. We are vegan friendly and we also offer gluten-free options.

We are your community hub where you can get honest food, served with delight in a warm, welcoming setting.

For menu information, go to bigasandiego.com.

Contact Information: Mandy Salas-Dickey | (310) 877-9558 | mandy@bigasandiego.com

Location: 950 Sixth Avenue, Suite C, San Diego, CA 92101

Blo Blow Dry Bar

435 Island Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

You’re not cheating on your hair dresser.

Lush white chairs, sleek stainless steel, and pops of pink — welcome to the world of Blo! Blo Blow Dry Bar is North America’s original blow dry bar and a one-stop-beauty shop. You can be sure our expertly trained Bloers (aka stylists) will smooth and sculpt your tresses into runway ready locks in no time! We also offer makeup and nail services. Our in-bar beauty experts will have you primped, pretty, and feeling like the next Instagram sensation! Walk-in or book online, and prepare to be blo-wn away at Blo Gaslamp, San Diego.

No cuts, no color: just wash, blo & go!

More Information: Blo Blow Dry Bar Venue Information

Contact Information: (619) 431-5400 | blogaslamp@blomedry.com

Location: 435 Island Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Blue Point Coastal Cuisine

565 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

A 1940’s classic and elegant restaurant with a rich wood interior complimented by polished brass railings and plush black leather booths. Blue Point offers a stylish and sophisticated dining experience with an award-winning menu, crafting the freshest seafood and cuisine and providing the best service in the Gaslamp Quarter since 1995. Blue Point selects only the best seafood, oysters, and meats from coast to coast and serves fresh house – made chowders, soups and accompaniments. Blue Point’s full bar houses a rare collection of liquors, including after dinner drinks, a diverse wine list, hand-crafted microbrew beers, and an extensive martini list.

More Information: Blue Point Venue Information

Contact Information: Tracey Amernick | (619) 908-3405 | tracey@dinecrg.com

Location: 565 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Cafe Sevilla

353 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Cafe Sevilla is the premier party location for your holiday event! Sevilla offers the perfect setting to host your holiday lunch, brunch, dinner or cocktail reception. With menus starting at just $24.50 and capacity up to 350 guests, Sevilla has plenty of options to meet your needs! To tailor your event, we can offer special menus and entertainment options including Flamenco dance performances, rumba guitar and salsa dancing. Sevilla is conveniently located in the Gaslamp District of downtown San Diego, near all major freeways, and close to the Convention Center, Petco Park, the San Diego Zoo, airport, shopping, hotels and more. Group reservations are available for up to 130 guests seated or 350 guests standing.

More Information: Cafe Sevilla Venue Information

Contact Information: Cathy de Leon | (858) 215-1423 | cathy@cafesevilla.com

Location: 353 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Don Chido

527 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Regionally influenced, hand crafted Mexican Cuisine is highlighted by exposed beams, rustic wood and elements of old Mexican Vaqueros. The venue is perfect for large and small, corporate or social groups.

More Information: Don Chido Venue Information

Contact Information: Emily Goldman | (619) 457-6521 | events@rmdgroupsd.com

Location: 527 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Donovan’s Steakhouse

570 K Street, San Diego, CA 92101

Donovan’s has been a staple in serving classic steak house faire in San Diego’s Gaslamp location, we offer the highest quality meats paired with world class, personalized service. We have two private dining rooms equipped with AV to cater to any business need or for a more relaxed celebration. Our largest capacity room-The Mezzanine- seats up to 40 guests while our more intimate VIP Room can seat 26.

Contact Information: Maria Lamm | (619) 991-7333 | marial@donovanssteakhouse.com

Location: 570 K Street, San Diego, CA 92101


526 F Street, San Diego, CA 92101

Perfect for social and corporate events alike, this underground gem, with a built-in stage, a corner-spanning bar and open dance floor offers an ideal space for live entertainment, dancing, and letting loose with your guests.  Plush bi-level cocktail tables line the perimeter of the venue and provide seating with ample room for lounging, drinking and easy access to hit the dance floor.

Contact Information: Emily Goldman | (619) 457-6521 | events@rmdgroupsd.com

Location: 526 F Street, San Diego, CA 92101


500 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Located in the heart of the Gaslamp Quarter, FLUXX is a National Award-Winning, experiential nightlife venue. Known as San Diego’s premier event venue, FLUXX has produced the most memorable events, from intimate weddings to elaborate corporate parties to local food and craft beer festivals. FLUXX can be customized to accommodate any type of event. Make your event unforgettable by working with our event specialists and give your guests something to FLUXX about!

More Information: FLUXX Venue Information

Contact Information: Emily Goldman | (619) 457-6521 | events@rmdgroupsd.com

Location: 500 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

GARAGE Kitchen + Bar

655 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

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Enjoy craft brews, cocktails, and a variety of farm-to-table buffet options. Our versatile space and laid back atmosphere is perfect for office cocktail hours, birthdays, holiday parties, and even wedding receptions. We offers multiple options including private group dining in our upstairs loft, semi-private options throughout the venue, or complete venue buy-outs. Sound hook ups, TVs, and stage lights are positioned throughout the venue to make your audio and visual needs a breeze!

More Information: GARAGE Kitchen + Bar Venue Information | Event Services

Contact Information: Stephanie LaBarge | (619) 231-6700 ext. 313 | stephanie@theshouthouse.com

Location: 655 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Gaslamp Square

538 L Street, San Diego, CA 92101

Gaslamp Square is just steps from the San Diego Convention Center, Petco Park and the Hard Rock Hotel in downtown San Diego. With over 10,000 square feet of activation and event space and it’s convenient location right at the entrance to the historic Gaslamp Quarter. Gaslamp Square is a unique, urban venue suited for all types of special events.

More Information: Gaslamp Square Venue Information

Contact Information: George Saunders | (619) 523-4800 | grsaunders@bricehouse.com

Location: 538 L Street, San Diego, CA 92101

Gaslamp Strip Club

340 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

The Gaslamp Strip Club is named after the restaurant’s signature “strip steak.” This 21 year & over steakhouse offers an old-school supper club setting, complete with leather booths, lighting accents, and several free–standing grills around which guests cook their own steaks. Menu options include a range of premium steaks and kabobs, poultry, seafood, and vegetarian options. An extensive cocktail selection, late night hours, and a casual vibe amid artwork by the famous “pin up” artist Alberto Vargas makes the Gaslamp Strip Club an ideal destination not only for a meal but for an entire evening.

More Information: Gaslamp Strip Club Venue Information

Contact Information: Tracey Amernick | (619) 908-3405 | tracey@dinecrg.com

Location: 340 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Hotel Indigo San Diego – Gaslamp Quarter

509 Ninth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Level 9 Rooftop Bar & Lounge is an upscale rooftop lounge featuring modern décor inspired by local artists, excellent fare, and handcrafted cocktails. The lounge also offers inviting fire pits and a state-of-the-art heating system to keep guests cozy when San Diego’s weather is less than perfect. These features make this space ideal for special events all year-round.

The Nautilus Room has 780 square feet of space ideal for a small holiday dinner or gathering.

More Information: Hotel Indigo Venue Information

Contact Information: Linda Nguyen | (619) 906-4809 |linda.nguyen@ihg.com

Location: 509 Ninth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Le Parfait Paris

555 G Street, San Diego, CA 92101

Le Parfait Paris is a French Authentic Bakery and Pastry shop in the heart of Gaslamp with inside seating and a patio. The seating capacity is between 50 to 60 people. In addition to our delicious savory and sweet menu, we also have a full beer, wine and cocktail menu as well as tea and coffee. Our clients can decide from a buffet style menu or a seat down menu. Le Parfait makes absolutely everything from scratch and Fresh everyday to ensure a high quality. If you are looking for a classy, cut and cozy place, Le Parfait will not disappoint.

More Information: Le Parfait Paris Venue Information

Contact Information: Ludivine Ryon Mas | (619) 245-4457 x102 | ludi.mas@leparfaitparis.com

Location: 555 G Street, San Diego, CA 92101

Marriott San Diego Gaslamp Quarter

660 K Street, San Diego, CA 92101

It’s never too early to start planning holiday parties in our unique San Diego event venues. Located in the heart of the Gaslamp District, the San Diego Marriott Gaslamp Quarter is your stylishly festive destination for Secret Santa’s, ugly sweater contests, celebratory feasts and other events inspired by the season. Whether you are planning an upscale dinner, a chic cocktail party or a casual holiday gathering with friends, peruse our unique array of holiday party venues in San Diego and give yourself the gift of stress-free event planning.

More Information: Marriott Venue Information

Contact Information: (619) 446-6038 | phuc.tran@gaslampmarriott.com

Location: 660 K Street, San Diego, CA 92101

The Melting Pot – Fondue in the Gaslamp

901 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

An interactive dining experience.  Enjoy many Fondue Cooking Styles – featuring traditional favorites, to unique entrees and delicious desserts. Following a cheese fondue prepared table-side and lively salad, guests are able to choose from four flavorful fondue cooking styles and a variety of entrées including filet mignon, lobster, breast of chicken, duck, shrimp, salmon and more. Dessert features mouthwatering chocolate fondue served with dipping items including fresh strawberries, cheesecake, marshmallows, pound cake and brownies. The Melting Pot Restaurant also features a full bar (complete with specialty drinks) and an extensive wine list to fit all our patrons’ tastes.

More Information: The Melting Pot Venue Information

Contact Information: Tracey Amernick | (619) 908-3405 | tracey@dinecrg.com

Location: 901 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Mezé Greek Fusion

345 Sixth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Although its namesake may mean “small plates,” Mezé Greek Fusion delivers anything but a small experience. From intimate dinner parties in our private wine room to full venue buy-outs for 500 of your closest guests, we are the perfect venue for any event.

More Information: Mezé Greek Fusion Venue Information

Contact Information: Event Manager| (619) 550-1600 | info@gaslampmeze.com

Location: 345 Sixth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101


835 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

OperaCaffe is a romantic restaurant in the Gaslamp District serving authentic, award-winning Italian cuisine. Italy is one of the most romantic countries in the world and you may just think you’re there when you step into OperaCaffe. Owner, Patrizia Branchi, is from Florence and known throughout Tuscany and Italy for her amazing restaurants and cuisine. It is her history and experiences that make OperaCaffe truly different than the many other Italian restaurants in this area. The romance of Italy decorates the atmosphere at OperaCaffe along with the menu items. Elegant, yet rustic themed decor including antique family heirlooms make this is the perfect restaurant to share a meal with loved ones over the Holidays.

Contact Information: Peter | (619) 807-5551 | info@operacaffe.com

Location: 835 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Parq Restaurant & Nightclub

615 Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101

From the décor, to the ambiance, to the food, Parq delivers nothing but the best for your event. Dine under lighted trees and the stars in the open air restaurant. With the latest sound and lighting technology at your fingertips, the production possibilities are endless. Plan your next event at Parq and create an evening that everyone will remember.

Located at 615 Broadway in the Union Building, our multiple room venue totals 30,000 square feet and can accommodates parties ranging from 50 – 1,800 Parq promises an experience like no other in San Diego with state of the art audio visual technology, a 32ft LED screen and much more! Strategically  designed for award shows, meetings and product launches Parq is focused on making your event unforgettable.

Contact Information: Michaela Cox | michaela@parqsd.com | Jill d’Artenay | jill@parqsd.com | (619) 727-6789

Location: 615 Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101

Quad Ale House

868 Fifth Avenue, 3rd Floor, San Diego, CA 92101

Quad Ale House is a fantastic 3rd floor space in the heart of the Gaslamp Quarter.  We are a large L-Shaped bar with a big dining area and a 45′ long bar on the other side.  Our decor is all craft beer inspired and done with brick and refurbished wood.  Our whole outside “L” looking out to the city and 5th Ave is large patio windows giving you terrific views of San Diego and the streets of the Gaslamp.  We also have a 200 inch wall screen with a built in ceiling projector and microphone for complimentary usage.

We have 28 rotating craft beers on draft as well as a large variety of craft whiskeys and craft cocktails.  Our food is absolutely fantastic and perfectly set for large party events. Come enjoy brews with a view at Quad Ale House!

More Information: Quad Ale House Venue Information

Contact Information: Lauren Miller | (858) 688-1293 | lauren@quadalehouse.com

Location: 868 Fifth Avenue, 3rd Floor, San Diego, CA 92101

Rustic Root

535 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Rustic American Cuisine: House-made ingredients thoughtfully paired with timeless dishes to bring out their intended charm and simplicity. Reserve space in our dining room, party on our rooftop overlooking the Gaslamp, or let us come to you for your next company party, meeting, birthday, or anniversary! We can accommodate groups as small as 20 to large events with 350 guests.

More Information: Rustic Root Venue Information

Contact Information: Emily Goldman | (619) 457-6521 | events@rmdgroupsd.com

Location: 535 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Searsucker San Diego

611 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Searsucker San Diego embodies the social dining experience by encouraging guests to come early and stay late. Inspired by the simplicity, relaxed and feel-good vibe of the seersucker fabric, founding Chef, Brian Malarkey, created a space that invites patrons to relax and enjoy, with menus are both serious and fun, with creative twists on New American Classics.

The airy design features an open kitchen, rustic dining room and a lively bar area. Patrons can watch the action, chat without boundaries and feel as if they’re at a friend’s dinner party rather than a restaurant. Because who doesn’t love a good get-together with a cocktail or two?

More Information: Searsucker Venue Information

Contact Information: http://searsucker.com/san-diego-private-events

Location: 611 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Side Bar

536 Market Street, San Diego, CA 92101

A boutique-sized property with an intimate feel and stimulating décor.  An excellent choice for all corporate and social events. Side Bar offers a custom-designed ambient lighting package with a state-of-the-art sound system and AV capabilities. Show off your logo on our seven plasmas screens throughout the venue or on our 12-foot built-in projector screen. The unique collection of paintings and decor provide subtle distractions from the main focal point of the venue; a custom built LED-lit bird cage that houses the DJ. Along-side the DJ is a circular stage, created to showcase extraordinary entertainment for any event.

More Information: Side Bar Venue Information

Contact Information: Emily Goldman | (619) 457-6521 | events@rmdgroupsd.com

Location: 536 Market Street, San Diego, CA 92101

The Shout! House

655 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Don’t just have a party… have an experience!!  There are a lot of entertainment choices, but only one that captures the desire to “be” the entertainment. Our dueling piano show provides the unique musical experience that everyone will remember for years to come. A dueling piano show involves two piano players/singers at two, face to face grand pianos performing classic rock ‘n roll hits from the 1950s to the present. The show is request driven by the audience and with the use of multiple performers, the show goes non-stop all night. It’s a celebration of life at the top of your lungs. Great music hits of all time combined with great showmanship, energy and comedy. Dueling pianos are PERFECT for: Holiday Parties, Corporate Events, Business Meetings, Post Convention/Trade Show Parties, Wedding Rehearsals, Happy Hour Parties & Much More!

More Information: The Shout! House Venue Information | Event Services

Contact Information: Stephanie LaBarge | (619) 231-6700 ext. 313 | stephanie@theshouthouse.com

Location: 655 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Tin Roof San Diego

401 G Street, San Diego, CA 92101

Tin Roof is a live music venue, bar & restaurant located on 4th & G in the heart of the Gaslamp Quarter within walking distance to all Downtown/Gaslamp hotels & the Convention Center. With 11,000 total square feet of newly renovated space and our upstairs semi-private Mezzanine space, we can accommodate groups small & large. We also offer our guests the ability to contract entertainment for private events. We are a really fun & laid back venue featuring a Southern inspired food menu, signature craft cocktails & live music every night. Our venue includes 3 full bars, a full stage & state of the art sound system, professional lighting, 27 TV’s, projection screen, complimentary WiFi, video games, shuffle board, giant Jenga & cornhole. Whether you’re celebrating a corporate happy hour, birthday, small or large-scale reception or hosting a holiday party, our team of professional chefs & event consultants are ready to help you create the perfect event.

More Information: Tin Roof Venue Information

Contact Information: Kaylyn Rogers | kaylyn@tinroofbars.com

Location: 401 G Street, San Diego, CA 92101

Vin de Syrah

901 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

This urban lounge was inspired by the eclectic lounges of the NY York “meat-packing district” & the warm brasseries of turn of the century Paris. This subterranean, yet organic space pays respect to old world styles but embraces a contemporary style of its own. At Vin de Syrah your guests can enjoy hand crafted specialty cocktails, craft local and international beers, an extensive wine list, and VIP bottle service. Catering options can be customized and all food service is passed or buffet style. This beautiful and eclectic venue is perfect for a private function, or a semi-private event. With botanical chandeliers, aged wine vines and unique seating areas, the ambiance is amazing.

More Information: Vin de Syrah Venue Information

Contact Information: Tracey Amernick | (619) 908-3405 | tracey@dinecrg.com

Location: 901 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101