We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Ruby's Diner

€€ - €€€
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
1 Oceanside Pier, Oceanside, CA 92054
+1 760-433-7829
Website
Today
07:00 - 21:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Thu 07:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

677 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 664: English reviews
San Tan Valley, Arizona
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Good food. Way overpriced. Nice walk on the pier. Clean restaurant. Just too expensive to eat there again.

Helpful?
Thank Bbaaggssjj
Rochester, New York
Level Contributor
9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great little 1950's type diner. The food and service is very good. The menu has many good choices for Breakfast and Lunch. I am not sure if they are open for Dinner or not. We did Breakfast. The waitresses all wear 50's styled red and white skirts and blouses. The prices are fair, and the food quality... More 

Helpful?
Thank Dave Y
Level Contributor
13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were hungry so we decided to just eat out on the pier at Ruby's Diner rather than walk to the car and look for a better restaurant. Well what a pleasant surprise. We just ordered burgers, they were very good. The atmosphere was fun. Normally for an ocean view restaurant you would pay a fortune, but this is just... More 

Helpful?
Thank Tana B
Port Huron, MI USA
Level Contributor
57 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a busy Friday lunch when we went here, we were seated in 10 minutes and it took 25 min or so to get our food. But it had a cool 1940's decor which was fun to look at. And the burger was delicious! Our server, Jenell was fantastic!

Helpful?
Thank Jonathan L
Level Contributor
15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I just didn't enjoy the long walk and wait for an average burger. The views at the en of Oceanside Pier are spectacular.

Helpful?
Thank wavslide J
Oceanside
Level Contributor
18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Walking to the end of the Oceanside pier helped create an appetite . Had a great lunch and the walk back to parking helped burn off a few calories. Great place to people watch with views of Pacific Ocean

Helpful?
Thank O3797BYvictors
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good family atmosphere, the waitstaff energetic an upbeat. Needs a full bar upstairs. But the view is awesome

Helpful?
Thank Paul S
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this diner is located aaaalllllllllllll the way at the end of the pier in the middle of the pacific ocean :) can't beat the view!! nice diner. 50's themed. i fully enjoyed myself. food was good. competitively priced. can't be beat!

Helpful?
Thank k r a i z y
Level Contributor
16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love the pier at Oceanside and what a surprise to have such a fun place to eat. Great views. Good food. Good shakes and burgers. Breakfast was good too!

Helpful?
Thank Klingka
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great breakfast. Loved the new country breakfast bowl, beignets are a must try and service was great. Awesome view too.

Helpful?
Thank Kitty R

Travellers who viewed Ruby's Diner also viewed

 

Been to Ruby's Diner? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10
Cuisine
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
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

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Ruby's Diner and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Temecula, California

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Ruby's Diner staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?