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Karl Strauss Brewing Company

1044 Wall St Ste C, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4437
+1 858-551-2739
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Brew Pub, Bar, Contemporary, Pub
$$ - $$$
1044 Wall St Ste C, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4437
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stopped here for a beer and a snack (actually my husband was looking for a toilet) glad we stayed. The duck fat pretzel bits are ridiculous! Pair them with a Red Trolly Ale or if they have the Yada Yada Yada.

Thank HockeyMom365
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good fish 'n chips are actually hard to find so I am thrilled to write that my order of fish was among the best I've ever had. No big fat breading to clog the throat, the fish tasted fresh enough to swim across the plate...More

Thank Margarita878
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

If you like beer, this is the place for you. If you are looking for a good selection of food for dinner, it is not. The menu was limited and lacking in simple pub fair. What we ordered was ok, but I wouldn't go out...More

Thank Patrice J
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

My father wanted to get the beer here, so my family went here. The service was friendly and nice, and was very quick. Our waiter was very nice and quite pleasing for the eyes. We got the pretzels; which were good, and I got pizza;...More

Thank Mikaela O
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Great food and service. Cocktails were also very good. $$ to $$$. We always enjoy going there. We enjoy the bar service and humor of the bartender named Matt.

Thank Laura R
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We went to the location in Carlsbad. Beer was good. Outdoor seating. Staff was very friendly. Close proximity to legoland and the flower fields.

Thank Debbie A
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Went for lunch, patio was full, so ate inside near the bar. Nice looking inside, good variety of beers and food. The waitress brought us a few tastes of some beers, other than what we ordered, its a nice touch. Overall, nothing remarkable, but still...More

Thank Richard P
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Really enjoyed both the beer and the food at this restaurant. Service was wonderful and would absolutely recommend,

Thank traveltheplanet05
Reviewed 27 March 2017

My husband and I went here last night. it wasn't very busy, took a few minutes to be acknowledged and seated. We left after ten minutes of waiting to be acknowledged further. La Jolla has lots of restaurants, don't waste your time and money. When...More

Thank cycler2015
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We had dinner here once before and the food and drinks were great, as was the service. Our second dinner here a month or so later was seriously lacking. It was very crowded, which we expected for a Friday night. It took a long time...More

Thank Lulubee66
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
American, Brew Pub, Bar, Contemporary, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1044 Wall St Ste C, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4437
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 858-551-2739
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