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Local Tap House & Kitchen

308 S. South Coast Highway, Oceanside, CA 92054
+1 760-547-1469
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brussel sprouts” (21 reviews)
“quinoa burger” (13 reviews)
“fries” (30 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
308 S. South Coast Highway, Oceanside, CA 92054
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Service was decent... But the food and drink choices were amazing. All 4 food dishes were fantastic and lots of mouth watering drink options.

Thank Ranj T
Reviewed 1 week ago

A Thursday evening in February. Atmosphere: This place was full and rockin like it was Saturday night in a really good way. Lots of happy interested people in small groups enjoying the food, drink and company. Seating indoors and outdoors, all taken up. Good spacing...More

Thank AWiseConsumer
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Local Tap House is located on Old Highway 101 just South of Mission Avenue in downtown Oceanside. There is a bar and lots of tables inside and more tables outside. We were there for brunch on Super Bowl Sunday. It was crowded but we...More

Thank DarylJ552
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic menu not your usually items. Everything on appetizer menu you must try! Great beer and wine selection, always busy. Good place to people watch.The only issue is the wait to get in!

Thank Kevin V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has a great selection of craft beer and wines. Went here for a friend's birthday with 9 other people. We planned ahead as it was a Saturday night and knew that it would be very busy and got reservations. We were seated in...More

Thank navydoc2024
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Oh my goodness, it's a good thing we don't live near the Local Tap House (LTH) because it would be hard to stay away! We were visiting the Oceanside, CA and a maintenance man at our hotel said this was the best place in town....More

Thank lovefoxnews
Reviewed 12 January 2018

We had circled LTH as one of the places we wanted to stop while staying in Oceanside and it did not disappoint. We went in the mid afternoon and it was busy. We decided to share some starters as our lunch. They have a deviled...More

Thank jmsaathoff
Reviewed 11 January 2018

We ate on the patio, they do have patio heaters. Great service. My husband and I split the Pomegranate, Persimmon & Pears Oh My salad and it was delicious, I seriously could have eaten 20 more deep fried goat cheese balls. We then split the...More

Thank Patricia F
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Brussels sprouts were awesome. Calamari tacos with bacon were tender and good. Short rib fries were excellent. Pretzel bites were great. Finished off with beef Wellington. Done very nice. We did four appetizers and one entree.

Thank chris z
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Although it had very good reviews, we were a bit disappointed. Service was wonderful. Charcuterie was lovely and the cauliflower/shishito pepper appetizer was good too. Our entrees were both off-the chicken was overly spicy and the Wellington was dry and over cooked. On the flip...More

1  Thank PDeCampers
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Maria K
27 May 2017|
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Response from dml718 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is vegetarian. It was delicious!
Maria K
27 May 2017|
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Response from walkingfoodtour | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry to have such a late answer, but all of our tours are gluten free and vegetarian friendly. I just need to know in advance as I order the food 3 days ahead of the tours. We can make some last minute adjustments but... More
Jamie T
17 February 2015|
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Response from Anthony M | Reviewed this property |
I can't help you on this, but I believe you can check their menu on-line or call them. My wife and I will be in Oceanside in 2 weeks and will check it out again.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 308 S. South Coast Highway, Oceanside, CA 92054
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oceanside
  • Phone Number: +1 760-547-1469
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