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The Pool House at Pendry San Diego, San Diego, CA
The Pool House at Pendry San Diego, San Diego, CA
The Pool House at Pendry San Diego, San Diego, CA
The Pool House at Pendry San Diego, San Diego, CA
The Pool House at Pendry San Diego, San Diego, CA

The Pool House at Pendry San Diego

4.1
4.1
14 Reviews
$30 and under
Cocktail Bar
Discover the ultimate rooftop oasis in the heart of downtown San Diego at our spectacular rooftop poolside restaurant and bar, perched atop the luxurious Pendry Hotel. Our stunning rooftop pool, a hidden gem in San Diego, offers the perfect setting for your next pool party. Dive into the weekend with world-renowned DJs, making waves during our summer Sunday parties. Indulge in a delightful downtown Gaslamp lunch experience, all while taking in breathtaking cityscape views. We take pride in being the go-to spot for San Diego rooftop pools. Join us for a memorable pool party, whether it's a Sunday celebration or Lunch & lounge poolside. Elevate your San Diego rooftop experience with us - where every day feels like a vacation in paradise. Make a splash, reserve your spot today!

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2 people

7:00 PM


Additional information

  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Cuisines
    Cocktail Bar, Bar / Lounge / Bottle Service
  • Hours of operation
    Daily 11:00 am–6:00 pm
  • Phone number
    (619) 738-7030
  • Payment options
    AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress code
    Resort Casual
  • Executive chef
    Jo Jo Ruiz
  • Private party facilities
    The Pool House is available to host your next Private or Semi-Private event. Please contact Pendry Catering Sales at (619)738-7011 or email psdcatering@pendryhotels.com for more information.
  • Neighborhood
    Downtown
  • Cross street
    J Street
  • Parking details
    Pendry Hotel Offers Valet Parking for Pool House Guests. Additional parking options close by are numerous, with street parking and multiple garages in close proximity.
  • Entertainment
  • Additional
    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Vegan, View, Wine

What 14 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.1
4.1 based on all time ratings
  • 3.9Food
  • 4Service
  • 4.3Ambience
  • 3.8Value

NoiseModerate

14 Reviews
  1. OpenTable Diner

    San Diego

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 29, 2023

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    I love Justine and Ryan. They are the sweetest workers there and remembered me right away which made me feel at home. They’re so attentive every time I come in and definitely make the experience a 1000/10. Always coming back

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  2. JacAlb

    San Diego

    10 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    10 reviews

    Dined on July 24, 2023

    overall5food4service5ambience5
    Staff was friendly and it was easy to grab some lounge chairs by the pool. Water was great

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  3. dessssx

    San Diego

    1 review

    1.0

    1 review

    Dined on September 17, 2022

    overall1food1service1ambience1
    There was literally no event you let me book a table and when I got there they said they are closed and opentable keeps booking fake events

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  4. Anonymous

    Seattle

    1 review

    1.0

    1 review

    Dined on September 17, 2022

    overall1food1service1ambience1
    Made reservations 2 weeks in advance, confirmed table day of, and when we got there they said they don’t accept evening reservations anymore. Disappointed.

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  5. Nicole

    Toronto

    6 reviews

    1.0

    6 reviews

    Dined on September 17, 2022

    overall1food1service1ambience1
    We made resos for 730pm and showed up at that time. The hotel staff directed us to enter down the street at the pool house entrance. We walked there and all doors were locked. We went back to the hotel and told them the doors were locked so the staff said they would ask the manager. He returned and said he would swipe in the elevator to allow us entrance through the hotel. We went upstairs and couldn’t access the pool area without a swipe. Some hotel guest opened the door for us and it was dark/quiet. We asked them if there was a restaurant there and they told us it’s closed this time of year. We literally had discussions with 3 hotel staff and NOBODY knew one of their restaurants was closed!?! We managed to access another one of their restaurants and had a good experience there. They blamed OpenTable for the error.

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  6. Chnn

    San Diego

    1 review

    1.0

    1 review

    Dined on September 11, 2022

    overall1food1service1ambience1
    We arrived at the pendry and were shown how to get to the pool house entry. We were walked over, but when we checked the door it was locked. I called the front desk at the pendry and they told us to come to the front desk and they would let us up. We walk back towards the front desk and speak with one of the hosts, she tell us how to get to the entrance the same way we came. I let her know I just called and we were told we would be let up because when we went to the door it had been locked. She checks something on the screen and says 'oh I believe we stopped with pool house at night last week. You were able to make a reservation? Weird' and that was that. Pool house wasn't open but we weren't notified. I had even gotten an email the day before asking me to confirm. If the pool house is in fact closed, please don't allow for reservations to be made. The reason we had even come downtown on a Saturday night was specifically to visit the pool house. Otherwise we would have done something else.

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  7. Sammie

    San Diego

    2 reviews

    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on August 6, 2022

    overall4food4service3ambience4
    I was a beautiful place, but I'm not all sure if it's worth the bang for the buck. $17 cocktails are a bit steep

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  8. NicoleS

    Los Angeles

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 3, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    The place was beautiful 💖 we had appetizers and the royal mule was my favorite drink

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  9. HaiBrian

    San Diego

    3 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on June 18, 2022

    overall5food4service5ambience5
    If you're looking for good music and a lively crowd at night this is the place for you. A live DJ on Friday and Saturday too until 10. The food was just average. The drinks were good however definitely on the pricy side coming in at 17$ a drink. The waiters are all really nice and quick and attentive. The crowds are usually really cool and you can easily strike up a conversation with anyone. I would give it a 5/5 if the drinks and food prices weren't so steep.

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  10. Debbie

    Minneapolis

    211 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    211 reviews

    Dined on June 5, 2019

    overall4food4service5ambience5
    The lobster Cobb salad was delicious. I didn’t enjoy my wine selection and it was gladly replaced with something I liked much better. The setting is just beautiful and inviting. They unfortunately didn’t honor my open table reservation.

    1 person found this helpful

  11. OpenTable Diner

    San Francisco

    5 reviews

    2.0

    5 reviews

    Dined on November 17, 2017

    overall2food5service1ambience4
    Birthday weekend. Server checked on us once in 5 hours. Really disappointed. The food and ambience was great.

    1 person found this helpful

  12. OpenTable Diner

    San Francisco

    1 review

    1.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 11, 2017

    overall1food1service1ambience1
    Well, despite receiving a confirmation call on Thursday and speaking to someone directly on Friday, on Saturday we showed up and it was CLOSED. No one at the front desk could explain the error, instead said "sorry, it's a different management company." I reached out directly yesterday (monday) morning, and no one has responded to me yet.

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  13. OpenTable Diner

    Los Angeles

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on September 22, 2017

    overall5food4service5ambience5
    The service was great. The computers went down which caused a little lapse in attention, but they more than made up for it by sending a free drink and explaining the situation. I would highly recommend to friends.

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  14. andy

    Milwaukee

    31 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    31 reviews

    Dined on August 29, 2017

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Awesome. Great service. Happy hour nice value. Julian was very friendly and helpful

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FAQs

The Pool House at Pendry San Diego is rated 4.1 stars by 14 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a reservation

2 people

7:00 PM


Google Map for The Pool House at Pendry San Diego

435 Fifth Ave, San Diego, CA 92101

Additional information

  • Cross street
    J Street
  • Neighborhood
    Downtown
  • Hours of operation
    Daily 11:00 am–6:00 pm
  • Cuisines
    Cocktail Bar, Bar / Lounge / Bottle Service
  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Dress code
    Resort Casual
  • Parking details
    Pendry Hotel Offers Valet Parking for Pool House Guests. Additional parking options close by are numerous, with street parking and multiple garages in close proximity.
  • Payment options
    AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
  • Executive chef
    Jo Jo Ruiz
  • Entertainment
  • Additional
    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Vegan, View, Wine
  • Phone number
    (619) 738-7030
  • Private party facilities
    The Pool House is available to host your next Private or Semi-Private event. Please contact Pendry Catering Sales at (619)738-7011 or email psdcatering@pendryhotels.com for more information.
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