Top 5 Restaurants: The Mission Bay area where San Diego Whale Watch departs contains a wide array of great restaurants.  Due to its ethnic and cultural mix, and its unique access to fresh seafood, San Diego has a wide range of cuisines, all of which are on display in its Mission Bay area.  Below is a list of some of the best restaurants that Mission Bay has to offer, all of which are located closely and conveniently to San Diego Whale Watch.

  1. Sportmen’s Seafood : ( http://sportsmensseafood.com/restaurant-fish-market/)

Located on the same road as San Diego Whale Watch, Sportmen’s Seafood has a market and restaurant that offer some of the best fresh seafood in San Diego.  Paired with their scenic waterfront location, Sportmen’s provides a unique experience and perfectly executed dishes of the very best catches fresh from the Pacific Ocean.

2. Barefoot Bar & Grill : (https://www.destinationhotels.com/paradise-point/dining/barefoot-bar-grill)

Next to a sea-life lagoon and marina, Barefoot Bar & Grill offers California inspired American dishes served in a casual and comfortable atmosphere.  Great burgers, craft beers, and live music all contribute to create an inviting and fun atmosphere.

3.  Mizu Sushi : (http://missionbeachsushi.com/)

San Diego is one of America’s gateways for Asian food, ideas, and people, so it’s no surprise that there is

High quality sushi and dining options available at Mizu Sushi.  Family owned, Mizu faithfully

recreates some of the best tastes and dishes from Japan and Korea.

4.  Cafe Bahia : (https://www.bahiahotel.com/cafe-bahia)

The eclectic American inspired menu at Cafe Bahia is created with locally sourced ingredients, and caters to a wide variety of tastes.  Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are all served in a comfortable Mediterranean atmosphere either in their dining room, or amid palm trees beside a magnificent three-tiered fountain.

5.  Acqua California Bistro : ( https://www.sandiegohilton.com/acqua-restaurant.aspx)

Acqua California is a comfortable waterside bistro that creates contemporary American cuisine with a European twist.  Acqua provides elegant, uniquely inspired dishes and also boasts an extensive wine cellar that has some of the best wines from both the old world and new that are sure to perfectly accompany all of the flavors on offer.