July 4th Specials around San Diego

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For those looking to celebrate the 4th of July, but do so safely by practicing social distancing or take-out, here are some great options.

PB’s party hot spot – Mavericks Beach Club – will be the place to spend 4th of July near the beach! With expanded outdoor patio space, and $10 bottles of champagne and rose from 10 am – 1 pm, you won’t find a more patriotic deal. Mavericks will also be offering $4 popsicles all day long, so you can keep cool while celebrating America’s birthday. (860 Garnet Avenue, 92109)

Tajima is raising a toast to the 4th of July with a Red, White and Brew growler to-go special, available at all six San Diego area locations. Stop in for your pick of Japanese and local craft beers, local hard ciders, or local hard kombucha, with prices ranging from $14 – $18.25. All Tajima locations will be closed on July 4th, so be sure to take advantage of this celebratory special on Friday, July 3rd or Sunday, July 5th.

North Park – 3015 Adams Avenue #102b, 92116

Hillcrest – 3739 6th Avenue, Ste B, 92103

Convoy – 4681 Convoy Street, Ste I, 92111

Mercury – 4411 Mercury Street, Ste 110, 92111

East Village – 901 E Street, 92101

College Heights – 6061 El Cajon Blvd #2, 92115

Bub’s Patriotic Pop

Fish Shop’s Pacific Beach location has expanded their outdoor seating into the parking lot, offering plenty of socially distanced dining for the 4th of July holiday weekend! Along with their build-your-own dish options, Fish Shop favorites, and cold local beers, this beloved spot will be featuring a specialty Firecracker Taco, available from June 30th through July 7th. Don’t miss out on house Fish Shop shrimp, pan sautéed and seasoned with Fish Shop seasoning, topped with lettuce, mixed cheese, pico de gallo and a chipotle aioli drizzle. (1775 Garnet Avenue, 92109)

With multiple locations across San Diego, beloved taqueria, City Tacos will be serving up an irresistible Tacos + Beerdeal. Choose any two tacos and any Mexican beer to enjoy for just $10! House favorites include the Pescado, Mexicali or Pollo City Taco, which features grilled chicken breast topped with arugula, diced tomato, golden raisins, and toasted almonds lathered in a savory Tamarindo aioli. This deal will be available all weekend long beginning Friday, July 3rd, at the North Park, La Mesa, Sorrento Valley, Pacific Beach and Encinitas locations.

Mongolian Hot Pot is spicing things up this 4th of July with signature 4th of July Family Packs. The packs serve two, four or six individuals and range from $45- $120. Indulge in authentic hot pot selections with Ying Yang Soup, choice of premium proteins, fresh vegetables, and handmade noodles included within each kit. Orders can be placed by phone and are also available through third party delivery services. 4178 Clairemont Mesa Blvd. San Diego, CA 92117. (858) 274-2040.

Head into Break Point in Pacific Beach for a bright and boozy weekend. The beach spot will be shaking up a festive cocktail this 4th of July, featuring Empress Gin. Sip on a blend of red, white, and blue, snack on menu classics including the BP Burger, and reserve a bowling lane for extra fun. The Pacific Beach destination will be open from 4 p.m.- close on Friday, and 11 a.m.-close on Saturday-Sunday. 945 Garnet Avenue San Diego, CA 92109. (858) 274-4018.

Shabu Works will offer 4th of July Shabu Shabu Packs for guests to enjoy this holiday weekend. Packs are available for parties of two or four and range from $46-$89. Experience a flavorful selection of ingredients including Spicy Miso Soup, U.S. Wagyu Beef, fresh ramen, and an array of dipping sauces within each pack. Orders can be placed online or by phone and will be available via curbside pick-up or delivery. 9841 Mira Mesa Blvd. San Diego, CA 92131. (858) 860-5730.

Bub’s @ the Beach is getting in the 4th of July spirit with their own blend of spirits! Behold the Patriotic Pop, infused with blue curacao, coconut rum, grenadine, sweet and sour, and half and half creamer. Layered with red, white and blue hues, this cocktail is well-suited to the occasion!
Kick off your 4th of July festivities with brunch at Breakfast Republic, and enjoy their July specials all month long. Food options include Garlic Lamb Eggs Benedict, layered with savory lamb, garlic sumac spread, poached eggs, sumac hollandaise and petit watercress, and Sunny Lemon Meringue French Toast, topped with lemon curd and vanilla meringue, paired with their Grapefruit and Sage Mimosa or Cinnamon French Toast Latte.
Calling all beer-lovers! Available July 1st through 4th of July weekend, AleSmith Brewing Company will offer 25% off cases of 12-oz. cans, as well as $5 pints of their Forgeberry, Spezial Pils and Diego Antonio brews on draft.
Union Kitchen & Tap Encinitas is serving up all-American eats this 4th of July, featuring a BBQ Plate of baby back ribs, dry-rubbed, smoked, braised and basted with their smoked cherry barbecue sauce, and served with pork and beans, dill pickles, pickled onions, baby kale slaw with poppyseed vin and grilled corn. The meal is priced at $28.95 and will be available for dine-in and carryout July 3 – 5.