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Bar, Pub, American
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2255 Otay Lakes Rd, Chula Vista, CA 91915
+1 619-397-2643
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San Marcos, California
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1,036 reviews
431 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 269 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017

What I like most about Islands is that you can order any of their specialty Burgers with a Turkey Burger Patty vs. Beef. My doctor restricted me on red meat, so if I am craving a burger, I can go to Islands and be completely Satisfied. We had excellent Service and the meal was delicious.

Thank csarchibald
San Diego, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Wait around 25 minutes for my food and the. Burger buns really softy restaurant wasn't busy and the entrance looks dirty.

Thank Ernesto M
San Diego, California
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139 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

We've been here before and was not impressed but we don't feel like driving and we want a burger that doesn't come from a drive through. It was better than last time but not magnificent. The food came out fast, as ordered and the service was good.

Thank mfheinonen
San Diego, California
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 May 2016

This is an amazing place to go to have diner or just to unwind after a hard days work, I usually go in on my own for a Mango Frozen Margarita and salad to unwind after a long week. They always make me feel welcome and staff are very attentive. I never feel along or uncomfortable in here.

Thank Vivien K
San Diego, California
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2016

Great food amazing flavors wonderful experience. This more like a sports bar very friendly atmosphere.

Thank Maricela30
Spring Valley, California, USA
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2016

A good variety of burgers, my personal favorite is the Hawaiian. They're definitely good quality. The restaurant decor is attractive and fun. The service has been friendly and efficient each of our many visits. I don't think the fries are great, but they're not bad by any stretch.

Thank Tim W
San Diego, CA
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 September 2014

Ever since we've had small kids, this place has been our "de facto" for those evenings when your burned out, hungry, and don't feel like cooking. The staff is very accommodating for those with babies, infants, and toddlers.

Thank Mark H
New Mexico
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154 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2014

Casual dining, with a large selection of burgers and fish. Decorated in Hawaiian style, many of the menu items go with this theme. food is reasonable, and service is good. Friendly staff

Thank jshanson
Chula Vista, California
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153 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2013

Ate an early dinner 1630. Daughter had chicken tortilla soup she said it was just okay. I had the three mini burgers thought they were great. Wife had a burger and loved it. Server was not really with it. Kinda like we were interrupting her day. Slow to bring water and slower to refill them. After we got our food... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2013

Islands has great burgers and other sandwiches, and a chicken tortilla soup that I really love. The service is very friendly, and the decor in line with the name of the restaurant. A good chain.

Thank GreatBaldOne

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Bar, Pub, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2255 Otay Lakes Rd, Chula Vista, CA 91915
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Chula Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 619-397-2643

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?