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Brazen BBQ Smokehouse & Bar

€€ - €€€American, , Barbecue
441 Washington St, San Diego, CA 92103-2111
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good26%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
11:00 - 21:30 Hours
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
€€ - €€€
441 Washington St, San Diego, CA 92103-2111
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife got a notification from facebook for Brazen BBQ when we arrived in San Diego so we checked existing reviews and decided to give it a try. Brilliant decision! We drove over and managed to get a parking spot (there's about 7 or 8...More

Thank Mave1967
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Brazen BBQ had won allot of awards. I tried about 4 things there and they were are pretty good but not great. They do have parking which is helpful in that area

Thank gzau
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Three of us went here for dinner on a weekday. There was plenty of parking along the street. The interior is open and industrial. When we walked in, we were told to sit wherever we wanted, and took a booth near the front. I ordered...More

Thank SophieBlue09
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

We (2 of us) went on a Saturday night and it was decent BBQ. We got an order of wings and the 3 meat combo. We got pulled pork, hot links and pulled chicken (we wanted the 1/2 chicken on the bone but they were...More

Thank Ramesh V
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

It was awesome! That smell of Applewood and Hickory just hit you right before you hit the door to go in it was awesome.

Thank Bryan r
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Enjoyed lunch at Brazen BBQ in August 2017- great meal, good service, tater tots and fries were great, reasonable Price.....when back in San Diego, we will be back for sure.

Thank dcwiii2312
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Brazen BBQ Smokehouse and Bar is great for lunch or dinner. There is indoor and outdoor seating. The food is good with a definite Southern influence. The sides are great--especially the Brussel sprouts. We, unfortunately, did not have the fries. They looked crispy and well...More

Thank Lew B
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

On a visit to San Diego we tried this place three years ago and really enjoyed it. On this trip I ordered the combo brisket and barbecue ribs. The service was quick and the order didn't take very long. I also have the mashed potatoes...More

Thank silvertips2015
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Open air restaurant in downtown San Diego with its own parking lot. Lots of yummie smokehouse meat in my "Smokehouse Salad." They accommodated my gluten-free need but still served salad with onion straws so it had to be remade $9.99. My husband had the Brisket...More

Thank Chipsters56
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Everything about their food is amazing--from the moist meat, to the delicious sauces and rubs. Their sides are yummy, too. The restaurant decor is wonderful.

Thank Lynnbrownstone
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
09:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 441 Washington St, San Diego, CA 92103-2111
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: 619-816-1990
  • E-mail
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