Header Nightlife

As breathtaking as our golden sunsets are, they’re not necessarily the end of the evening on Coronado. When your un-landing needs a little more un-winding, you’ve got options.

To protect your health, bars, breweries and wine-tasting rooms are closed.

Evening Adventures

For those who like their night caps with a side of adventure 

Beach Bonfires

  • S’mores on the Beach” at The Hotel del Coronado: fireside experience gone gourmet
  • Enjoy an à la carte menu of s’mores and other fireside favorites
  • Reservations required: $150 for a one-hour experience, plus add-on menu options (food must be ordered in advance) 
  • One fire pit accommodates up to 10 guests

SUP Night Paddles

  • Light up the night with a guided glowing paddle board adventure
  • Glide across the San Diego Bay and under the grand Coronado bridge as you take in the views on a paddle board equipped with LED lighting
  • Available Friday and Saturday nights, June through July only 

Gaslamp

  • Board the ferry and take a quick ride to the iconic Gaslamp District for some exhilarating nightlife. 
  • The last ferry ride back is at 10:30 pm on the weekends but Lyft and Uber are always available for extra late nights

Hotel Lounges

There’s no easier walk back to your room than these cozy lounges

Babcock & Story Bar

  • Classic and specialty cocktails and casual bites at the Hotel del Coronado
  • Featuring live music
  • Perfect for watching the game and celebrity sightings 
  • Open until 1am on Sat. and Sun. Until 12am on Mon – Th.

Cays Lounge

  • Enjoy signature small plates and cocktails at the lounge in Loews Coronado Bay Resort 
  • A vibrant space showcasing nine LCD flat-screen TVs for sporting events and oversized teak sofas on the patio for cozying up by the firepit 
  • Enjoy happy hour from 2pm – 5pm daily
  • Bar is open until 12am and food is served until 10pm

ALBACA

  • Located at Coronado Island Marriott Resort & Spa
  • Modern interpretation of California Baja cuisine featuring local ingredients and custom cocktails 
  • Open-air dining with a spectacular view of the San Diego skyline
  • Happy Hour specials Sunday-Thursday from 3pm-5pm

Living Theater

Spend an evening taking in the arts at a local show 

Lambs Theater

  • Get lost in an exciting variety of work at San Diego’s leading professional non-profit performing arts organization 
  • Choose from musicals, dramas, comedies and adventurous premieres
  • Enjoy gorgeous architecture in the restored 1917 Spreckels Building 
  • Check out the website for what’s playing now and get your tickets ahead of time 

Coronado Playhouse

  • Experience the oldest, longest continuously run community theatre in San Diego
  • Overlooking the stunning Glorietta Bay Inn 
  • Enjoy a full-service bar as you take in shows that entertain, educate and enrich
  • Check out the website for what’s playing now and get your tickets ahead of time

Watering Holes

If you’re in search of a local way to stay out late, check out these low-frills spots with live music. 

Mc. P’s Irish Pub

  • Raucous cantina featuring 19 Big Screen TVs
  • Lively, dog-friendly patio
  • Irish eats, and late night options 7 days a week, live entertainment nightly
  • Open until 2am

Little Club

  • Family owned and well known among locals
  • Monday night for karaōke 
  • Operating since 1958, before the bridge, when there was just the Ferry
  • Encourage you to bring food from any island restaurant