Bang Bang

4.7
213 reviews
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$30 and under
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Sushi
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  • Good for Birthdays
  • Fun
  • Vibrant Bar Scene
The doors of Bang Bang were opened July 2013 providing the public with an exquisite Asian-fusion cuisine and remarkable venue. The tunneled stairway entrance, reminiscent of a Tokyo subway station, will bring you into Bang Bang’s unique dimension to create a memorable experience with our excellent service, outstanding food and drink, and our unparalleled hospitality. The three different spaces of our venue and custom menus can accommodate any private event from birthday parties, company parties, corporate, social and cocktail events, to business presentations, symposiums and dinner gatherings. Our custom lighting system and AV capabilities are perfect for utilizing desired branding for your private event requirements. Events available for individual rooms and buyouts. Please note that all members of your party must be 21 or older.


Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Sushi, Asian, Bar / Lounge / Bottle Service
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Hours of operation
Dinner: Wednesday-Saturday; 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm; Select Sundays
21 & up
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Phone number
(619) 677-2264
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Smart Casual
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Executive chef
David Becerra
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Private party facilities
Three different rooms of our venue and custom menus can accommodate any private event, from birthday parties to symposiums and dinner gatherings.
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Private party contact
Ben Bianchini: (707) 481-1503
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
6th st and Market St
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Parking details
Street parking is available. Closest parking structure is "Park it on Market" on the corner of 6th and Market st.
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Public transit
5th and Market st
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Entertainment
Bang Bang offers world class entertainment bookings, under the largest disco ball on the West Coast.
On our sold out show nights, we have a $25 per person minimum for dinner reservations.
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Special events & promotions
Events@bangbangsd.com
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Dancing, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine
Reviews from verified diners
213 reviews
4.7 out of 5 Stars
Outstanding
80%
Very Good
14%
Good
2%
Fair
2%
Poor
2%
4.6
food
4.5
service
4.6
ambience
4.4
value
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93% of people would recommend it to a friend
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OT
5.0Dined 5 days ago

Great place to go for dinner before hitting up the club scene in San Diego!

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5.0Dined on July 1, 2018

My husband and I came for dinner before a DJ set and were very pleased. The service was great and the quality of the sushi was excellent. We shared an appetizer and sashimi sampling. All the fish was delicious and we even tried a new fish (to us). Great way to start our evening!

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JR
5.0Dined on June 24, 2018

Loved it! Perfect bachelorette event ;) THANKS SO MUCH

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BS
4.0Dined on June 21, 2018

Food was good but it was dark and extremely loud. Not a great atmosphere to try to talk.

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OT
5.0Dined on June 16, 2018

Bang bang is always a solid choice. One of the best sushi spots in downtown. Great rolls, high quality fish, great service.

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OT
5.0Dined on June 10, 2018

The food and service were both great! Our server (Kyle) was super friendly and attentive. Definitely recommend!

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OT
2.0Dined on June 9, 2018

Waited over an 1 1/2 hours for our expensive boat is sushi (which wasn’t that great). Kept asking for more plates and utensils since we had a party of six and never received, shared chopsticks with my hubby. Waitress never checked on us for more drinks. By the time we got our food she pretty much dropped off our check and told us to get our own drinks at the bar because the dinning area was closing. Really wanted to like the place but wish there was better service.

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OT
5.0Dined on June 3, 2018

Great sushi, fun ambiance, and even better service!

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SC
5.0Dined on June 2, 2018

The place has a loungey feel to it, its very nice and the sushi was great. It also feels very instagrammy and has cool decor. I definitely recommend it!

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R
1.0Dined on May 28, 2018

I made a reservation through Open Table as a Sushi restaurant. We made it for 9:15 pm. After we got there we found out that it becomes a Club too after 9 pm. My daughter is a minor and we couldn't get it. This happened over Memorial Weekend so needless to say all other restaurants were busy.

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5.0Dined on May 26, 2018

Came here for my birthday and I loved the ambiance! There's so many photo ops and I had a great time. The music could have been diversified a bit more but overall a great dinner/clubbing experience.

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Y
4.0Dined on May 19, 2018

Loud, dark venue with loud music and videos. Hard to hear conversation

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l
5.0Dined on May 12, 2018

Had a great happy hour (great food and great service) with friends before the Padre game -

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OT
5.0Dined on May 11, 2018

A group of friends and I went to celebrate a friend’s birthday. We had a great time with good food, music and drinks.

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5.0Dined on May 6, 2018

I made reservations here this past weekend for my best friend's bachelorette party and it was a perfect choice for the occasion! We had a very large group and the waitress was amazing at being patient splitting up all of our payments and even spoke with her boss about getting us a deal on a round of shots for the whole table. The mood inside was vibrant and fun and the bathrooms were so unique. Definitely a must see restaurant in San Diego! The group was a mix of girls and moms and everyone was so pleased with this restaurant! I love Bang Bang!! Get one in Dallas :)

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BS
5.0Dined on May 5, 2018

Great for groups and a perfect place to celebrate a bachelorette party! Plus the Ryan Gosling bathroom is amazing.

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5.0Dined on May 3, 2018

I simply love the food and drinks.

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M
5.0Dined on April 29, 2018

My experience was awesome. Loved the food, the atmosphere, the music and the service. We all want to go back soon.

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OT
5.0Dined on April 22, 2018

Great food, great people... always a fabulous time!

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5.0Dined on April 22, 2018

Great fun and food. Will be back on our next trip in November.

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OT
4.0Dined on April 21, 2018

The rolls were okay - nothing to write home about. The best item I had was the salmon sashimi.

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EM
5.0Dined on April 21, 2018

We had a great time and the food was fantastic! Highly recommend this spot to eat and chill

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5.0Dined on April 19, 2018

The food is amazing. Very accessible. Great fusion of flavors and styles. Not too expensive. 2 of us ate several plates and had 2 cocktails for $120 with tip. Not cheap. But we were full and had a little buzz from the Tiki drinks!

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RC
4.0Dined on April 15, 2018

Overall cool fun place. Sushi was great, drinks ok.

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5.0Dined on April 15, 2018

Great place for dinner! Awesome vibes, and the perfect place for date night. Sushi was delicious and wait wasn't too long. If you love Ryan Gosling, this is definitely the place for you.

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OT
5.0Dined on April 14, 2018

Fun place! Yummy food!

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OT
5.0Dined on April 13, 2018

Best Sushi & The Best Drinks! Our server Nicole was really sweet and attentive.

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OT
4.0Dined on April 7, 2018

Great food and atmosphere was an experience but the staff was not customer service orientated.

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SD
5.0Dined on March 31, 2018

Was sat way in the far corner, invisible if there’s a big party around you. Server would ask table next to us if they needed something, tend to forget our table. As far as the food, omg, the rainbow roll, delicious, I ordered it twice. We didn’t stay for the club part, dine and out.

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OT
5.0Dined on March 25, 2018

Had an awesome night... I celebrated my friend’s bachelorette with 11 other people( total 12 persons) and it was the best service ever!

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OT
4.0Dined on March 24, 2018

Birthday dinner. Our waitress Holly was pretty much nonexistent. Had to hunt her down

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4.0Dined on March 18, 2018

This place had a cool atmosphere. Albeit loud with the dj style music playing constantly. The food was tasty but pretty pricey ($17 for a special roll). The service was slow but it was a busy night for them so it’s understandable.

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JD
4.0Dined on March 17, 2018

Staff was amazing. Very attentive. Food was delicious

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NK
5.0Dined on March 17, 2018

Food was good, lots of bachelorette parties. Loud and fun.

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T
5.0Dined on March 15, 2018

i highly recommend Bang Bang for any occasion. I went with some friends for my birthday and the night was perfect. their menu is great, the prices are very affordable and the food is amazing! on most weekends the have DJ's playing music but this night it was just a playlist. their music is amazing if you like house. if you are planing a night out in San Diego, you have to make Bang Bang the place you go. oh...and ladies do not miss the ladies room. it is decorated with Ryan Gosling wall paper as well as Hello Kitty!

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OT
5.0Dined on March 11, 2018

Fantastic sushi, great atmosphere

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5.0Dined on March 10, 2018

Our food was fantastic. However, we were seated about 30 minutes after our reservation because the only table available was in the sushi counter dining room, not the main dining room. The hostess told me I needed to specify when I made the reservation, but I didn't see that as an option through OpenTable.

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MM
5.0Dined on March 8, 2018

We had a great time celebrating a birthday here at Bang Bang. Staff was exceptionally friendly and catered to all of our needs, we ordered plenty of food recommendations per our server for the table and everyone fully enjoyed it, and we had the best seat in the house to see everyone and experience the ambiance of the restaurant. Would highly recommend for a group setting, birthday dinner, or anniversary.

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L
5.0Dined on February 25, 2018

Great place to bring my out of town friends from Vegas!

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OT
5.0Dined on February 23, 2018

Amazing Cocktails, Sushi and Service. Love this place so much.

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