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Ruby's Diner

1 Oceanside Pier, Oceanside, CA 92054
+1 760-433-7829
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“fries” (88 reviews)
“hamburger” (40 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Oceanside Pier, Oceanside, CA 92054
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Every summer we visit Oceanside Pier and it is our tradition to walk to the end and eat at Ruby's. For this reason I will always love Ruby's. My preference is to go mid afternoon and just get milkshakes. The food is pricey and NOT...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 1 week ago

You cannot beat this location! My husband I were enjoying our getaway and exploring the coast when we discovered Oceanside Pier. We then enjoyed a couple of beers and the onion ring and french fries (Frings?) We loved watching the surfers and felt like we...More

Thank Rustymacarthur
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was quite good and we saw dolphins jumping! Great burger and Mediterranean salad. The view couldn't be beat!

Thank Em H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Diner is located at the end of the Oceanside Pier. great view while walking to diner. Food and staff are wonderful! the shakes are awesome. Sometimes there is a wait but it is well worth it. Def worth checking out!

Thank D7649KDjennifert
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ruby's Dinner is awesome. They rent out fishing gears to fish on the pier and they also sale variety of snacks and other merchandise.

Thank Alexandro jr D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I know this place is famous for its burgers, but they were only so-so. I got mine without their Thousand Island dressing and it wasn't all the way cooked so that was disappointing. The shake, however, was extraordinary! Love the large straws and extra portion...More

Thank gabi_kansas
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Great location to have a lunch! The diner is like the one's you would find in the fifties! Hamburgers and shakes are good!

Thank rtestroote
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We had dinner there. The menu is large and the prices are reasonable. You have a spectacular view of both the ocean and the coastline for miles. I even managed to get a picture of some dolphins!

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Busy place, but the service is spot on. We ate there a couple of times because there were quite a few things we wanted to try. Shakes are fabulous! The batter on onion rings and fish was light and crisp - so good! The ambiance...More

Thank Kiderly
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Easy to find, interesting stroll to the end of the peer. Locals fishing, out for a stroll, tourists. Diner is great 50's experience. Very good service, menu. Excellent milkshakes and burgers.

Thank D6513JErichardg
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Oceanside Pier, Oceanside, CA 92054
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oceanside
  • Phone Number: +1 760-433-7829
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