Acqua California Bistro

Exceptional American cuisine, with a side of bayfront views.

Casual, yet stylish, the Acqua California Bistro creates cuisine as exceptional as the gorgeous Mission Bay views. Our award-winning kitchen brings together a creative mix of classic American dishes with a European twist, over 3,000 bottles of world-class wine and a delicious rotation of craft beer. For casual dining and daily happy hour specials come to our waterfront restaurant, Acqua California Bistro.

Exceptional American cuisine, with a side of bayfront views.

Casual, yet stylish, the Acqua California Bistro creates cuisine as exceptional as the gorgeous Mission Bay views. Our award-winning kitchen brings together a creative mix of classic American dishes with a European twist, over 3,000 bottles of world-class wine and a delicious rotation of craft beer. For casual dining and daily happy hour specials come to our waterfront restaurant, Acqua California Bistro.

A gourmet chicken dish.

Hours & Menus

Breakfast*
Mon-Sun
6:30am – 10:00pm
Lunch
Menu
Mon-Sun
6:30am – 10:00pm
Dinner
Menu
Mon-Sun
6:30am – 10:00pm

*Breakfast includes a hearty buffet or A la Carte.

Speciality Menus: Vegetarian & Gluten FreeDessertWine List  / Christmas

Large Party Reservations

Our elegant Private Dining Room is the ideal location for accommodating 7 to 28 guests.

View our private dining menu > 

Acqua Restaurant terrace in San Diego
mini burger with beer

Awards

San Diego Small Business Excellence Awards

  • 2016-2017 – Excellence Award Winner

Wine Spectator

  • 2015-2016 – Award of Excellence

TripAdvisor

  • 2016-2015 Certificate of Excellence

DiRoNA

  • 2015-2016 – DiRoNA Award

The World of Fine Wine

  • 2015 – World’s Best Wine Lists
A gourmet chicken dish.

Hours & Menus

Breakfast*
Mon-Sun
6:30am – 10:00pm
Lunch
Menu
Mon-Sun
6:30am – 10:00pm
Dinner
Menu
Mon-Sun
6:30am – 10:00pm

*Breakfast includes a hearty buffet or A la Carte.

Speciality Menus: Vegetarian & Gluten FreeDessertWine List  / Christmas

Acqua Restaurant terrace in San Diego

Large Party Reservations

Looking for the perfect spot to host your large party? Our elegant Private Dining Room is the ideal location for your party, accommodating from 7 to 28 guests.

View our private dining menu

Scallop dishes and gourmet seafood in San Diego

Awards

San Diego Small Business Excellence Awards

  • 2016-2017 – Excellence Award Winner

Wine Spectator

  • 2015-2016 – Award of Excellence

TripAdvisor

  • 2016-2015 Certificate of Excellence

DiRoNA

  • 2015-2016 – DiRoNA Award

The World of Fine Wine

  • 2015 – World’s Best Wine Lists

Acqua California Bistro

Award-winning cuisine as exceptional as the gorgeous Mission Bay views.

MAKE A RESERVATION

Acqua California Bistro

Award-winning cuisine as exceptional as the gorgeous Mission Bay views.

MAKE A RESERVATION