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Sublime Ale House

) #4 of 192 Restaurants in San Marcos €€ - €€€ American, Bar, Pub
1020 W San Marcos Blvd, San Marcos, CA 92078-4053
+1 760-510-9220
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good46%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mac n cheese” (18 reviews)
“pizza” (24 reviews)
“salads” (10 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
1020 W San Marcos Blvd, San Marcos, CA 92078-4053
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is located in the back of Restaurant Row almost directly behind IHOP. A good sized place with a square bar in the middle and many bar seats. Booths, tables of four and picnic style tables fill out the place. The decor is rather...More

Thank SigEpGov
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lunch visit with a large group and we were easily accommodated at bench tables. Good selection of craft beers to choose from and a varied "pub grub" style menu. Friendly service. I understand this place gets really busy in the evening but pretty quiet...More

Thank DBinCA
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Fun place with good pub food. Burgers are tasty, get the house chips! Mac cheese is popular with my family. And they make a killer Cobb salad. Can get a bit noisy and loud during busy times. Desserts have a pre-made boring taste. Family says...More

Thank Diana E
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent beer selection! We had a fantastic lunch of salads- the service has always been great. Nights are crowded though

Thank E5767ZRmaryf
Reviewed 29 March 2017

The menu has many different Mac N Cheese dishes, including a build your own. I recommend the Serendipity. They also have several grilled cheese sandwhich that are very good too. I havent tried the pizza yet but it sure smells good as the walk by...More

Thank Michele_G_12120
Reviewed 23 March 2017

This visit my friend and I sat at the bar. We made a beer selection off the very large list which was very tasty. Food was very good as well.

Thank Tim H
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have gone several times. Service is great and the food is always very good. Menu selection is also very good. Good recommendation or families in large groups. Can't wait to go back again.

Thank Gteanio
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Best place for mac n cheese hands down. A great place for couples to go and have a drink or to have a small party. Don't want to wait on a table? The picnic table self seat area is great way to get in quick...More

Thank Kramkaleby
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Have eaten here many times -- the pizzas are very good and the mac & cheese combinations are really good. The number of beers and ales available is amazing and they will let you sample the beers before making a selection. The seating ranges from...More

Thank redsox1118
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

This was new to me for sure, but the combo works totally and this dish was a winner. The place is pretty much a brewery looking place and although I don't believe the make anything the have several taps from those that do so... was...More

Thank Whatttup G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1020 W San Marcos Blvd, San Marcos, CA 92078-4053
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Marcos
  • Phone Number: +1 760-510-9220
  • E-mail