St. Patrick’s Day Dining & Drinking directory

Mr. Peabody’s

“If you’re enough lucky to be Irish… You’re lucky enough!” Irish or not, have fun, go out and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day all day at Mr. Peabody’s. This Encinitas neighborhood pub, grill, and live music venue has been attracting North County locals since 2003. Peabody’s offers healthy portions of made-from-scratch dishes using the finest ingredients available at very affordable prices. Their Prime Rib at $14.99 is especially famous, but other menu items such as their fish and chips at $10.99, linguine special at $6.99, turkey burgers, turkey tacos, salads, and mud pies are also local favorites. Breakfast begins at 7:00 A.M. and includes $1.50 mimosas, $1.50 breakfast tacos, and $2.75 build-your-own Bloody Mary Bar. Happy hour is daily from 3-6pm and Wednesdays all night with $2.75 well cocktails. Check out their live music nightly with some of the finest local musical guests, and open mic nights and karaoke. Live shows are 21 + with no cover. Mr. Peabody’s is located at 136 Encinitas Blvd, Encinitas 92024. Call (760) 753-7192 or visit


Vista Village Pub

“May you always have a clean shirt, a clear conscience, and enough coins in your pocket to buy a pint!” St. Patrick’s Day is a special day and a great time to celebrate the tradition of eating and drinking the Irish way! The Vista Village Pub, one of the most popular pubs in North County, in the heart of downtown Vista, will be serving a special Irish buffet breakfast on St Patrick’s Day. They’ll also be serving great Irish food such as Corned Beef and Cabbage, Shepherd’s Pie, Bangers and Mash, Irish Stew, Fish & Chips, and drinks all day until 2:00 A.M.. You usually can find live music and bagpipe music there.

The drinks are strong and the food just can’t be beat. With a very wide selection of wine, whiskeys and beer, their rotating taps always include local brews from Mother Earth, Belching Beaver, Latitude 33, and Stone. It’s truly the place to be on St. Patrick’s Day! Vista Village Pub is located at 224 Main Street, Vista 92084. Call (760) 643-1619 or visit


St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival

The annual San Diego St. Patrick’s Day Parade steps off on March 17 at 10:30am on 5th Avenue at Laurel Street. Following the parade, the Irish Festival in Balboa Park at 6th and Mapleoffers live Irish entertainment and music on three stages, food booths and a beer garden.



San Diego shamROCK celebrates its 24th year as San Diego’s biggest St. Patrick’s Day bash on March 17, from 4pm to midnight. Frolic through the Gaslamp Quarter’s clover field streets, created from over 50,000 square feet of green AstroTurf, and join more than 15,000 attendees. Traditional Irish steppers and sultry plaid-clad go-go dancers. Three stages feature a diverse lineup of nationally recognized Irish rock and Celtic bands, EDM DJs, and top hip hop performers.
Back Street Brewery

15 Main Street, Vista 92084



601 S Coast Hwy, Oceanside CA 92054


Barrel Harbor Brewing Company

2575 Pioneer Ave., Vista, CA 92081

(760) 734-3939


Battle Mage Brewing Company

2870 Scott Street, Vista 92081


Belching Beaver Brewery

980 Park Center Drive “A”, Vista 92081



Belching Beaver Brewery

302 E. Broadway, Vista 92081


Callahan’s Pub & Brewery

8111 Mira Mesa Blvd., Mira Mesa

(858) 578-7892


Conway’s Irish Pub

11040 Rancho Carmel Drive, Ste. 3, Poway

(858) 673-1782


Churchill’s Pub and Grille

887 W San Marcos Blvd

San Marcos, CA 92069



Encinitas Ale House

1044 S Coast Hwy 101, Encinitas 92024


Flying Pig Pub and Kitchen

626 S. Tremont Street, Oceanside


Flying Pig Pub and Kitchen

230 South Santa Fe, Vista



Hennessey’s Carlsbad

2777 Roosevelt Street, Carlsbad 92008


Hennessey’s La Jolla

7811 Herschel Ave, La Jolla 92037


Inland Tavern

1001 W San Marcos Blvd, San Marcos 82078



Iron Fist Brewing

1305 Hot Spring Way, Vista 92081



Jimmy O’s

225 W 15th St, Del Mar 92014


Karl Strauss Brewing Company

5801 Armada Dr, Carlsbad 92008


Kelly’s Pub

15817 Bernardo Center Dr #113

Rancho Bernardo 92127



Latitude 33 Brewing Company

1430 Vantage Ct #104, Vista 92081


Legacy Brewing Co

363 Airport Rd, Oceanside 92058


Lumberyard Tavern and Grill

967 S. Coast Hwy 101, Encinitas 92024



MaGee’s Tavern Irish Pub

125 S. Main Avenue, Fallbrook 92028

(760) 731-6478


Mr. Peabody’s

136 Encinitas Blvd, Encinitas 92024



O’Sullivan’s Irish Pub

118 E Grand Ave, Escondido 92025


O’Sullivan’s Irish Pub

640 Grand Ave, Carlsbad 92008


Old 395 Sports & Spirits

125 S. Main Avenue, Fallbrook 92028

(760) 731-6478


Pour House

1903 South Coast Highway, Oceanside 92054

(760) 730-5944


Poway’s Irish Pub

13314 Poway Rd. Poway 92064


Rouleur Brewing Company

5840 El Camino Real, #101, Carlsbad 92008


San Marcos Brewery and Grill

1080 W San Marcos Blvd, San Marcos 92078


Sublime Ale House

1020 W. San Marcos Blvd, San Marcos 92078


The Lost Abbey

155 Mata Way #104, San Marcos 92069


The Confessional

2007 San Elijo Ave, Cardiff 92007


Tower 13

2633 S. Coast Hwy 101, Cardiff  92007



The Kraken Bar and Restaurant

2531 S. Coast Hwy 101, Cardiff 92007


The Stag and Lion

850 Tamarack Ave

Carlsbad 92008



Tip Top Meats – Irish Dinner

6118 Paseo del Norte, Carlsbad 92011


Union Kitchen and Tap

1108 South Coast Hwy 101, Encinitas 92014


Urge Gastropub

255 Redel Road, San Marcos 92078



Vista Village Pub

224 Main Street, Vista 92084

(760) 643-1619


Wild Barrel Brewing

692 Rancheros Dr., San Marcos 92069