Oceanside Restaurants


101 Cafe 

101 Coast Highway,  Oceanside ( Coast Highway and Wisconsin)

Classic diner food

Tip ~ Their cold turkey sandwich is one of my favorite sandwiches.



608 Mission Avenue, Oceanside

Chef: Willy Eick

New American with French and Asian influences.

Run by one of San Diego’s most talented young Chefs.


Banana Dang! Coffee

115 South Coast Highway, Oceanside

Best pour over coffee in Oceanside.





Black Rock Coffee Bar

1918 Oceanside Blvd., Oceanside

Great drive up Coffee and smoothies, family owned.


El Chapin

3753 Mission Avenue, Oceanside

Chef: Dinora

Seriously good and authentic Guatemalan cuisine.


Flying Pig

626 South Tremont Street, Oceanside

Elevated gastropub food.

The pork chop is insane.


Guahan Grill

4295 Oceanside Blvd, Oceanside

Chamorro cuisine and some of the best lumpia I have had

outside of my extended family.


Hello Betty Fish House

211 Mission Ave., Oceanside


Sit at the bar on a nice day and enjoy the ocean view.


Local Tap House

608 South Coast Highway, Oceanside

Chef: Daniel Pundik

New American, Farm To Table Cuisine.

Busy from day one and for good reason,

Chef Daniel is insanely talented and creative.


Masters Kitchen & Cocktail

Chef: Josh Richardi

New American

beautiful building with a new talented Chef

and a kick ass cocktail program.


The Miller’s Table

514 South Coast Highway, Oceanside

Chef / Owner: Staci Miller

Napa Valley inspired fare.

Cozy, communal wine bar with great food

and an ever-revolving wine program.


Mission Avenue Bar & Grill

711 Mission Ave, Oceanside

Chef: Adam Griffin

New American

Over 180 Bourbons and Whiskeys


Mission Asian Market

3320 Mission Ave, Oceanside

Asian market with Filipino buffet style food.


Moto Deli

810 North Coast Highway, Encinitas

Gourmet Sandwiches, salads, and, sides.

Almost everything made in-house to high standards.


Panca Peruvian Cuisine & Rotisserie

1902 South Coast Highway, Oceanside.

Chef / Owner: Ioli (ioli)

Peruvian Cuisine

The best Peruvian food in North County. Try the Tiradito.


Petite Madeline Bakery & Bistro

223 Coast Highway, Oceanside

Cal-French Bistro with classic pastries.

Their croissants  take 3 days to make, try the spinach and feta.


Pho Kitchen

4121 Oceanside Blvd., Oceanside

Pho and Vietnamese food


Primo Market

606 Morse St. , Oceanside

Mexican Food and Market

So, many specials worth checking out. Taco Tuesdays, .69 cent tacos, BBQ Weekends, pick up some of thier fabulous home-made salsas and guacamole.


Privateer Coal Fired Pizza

1706 South Coast Highway, Oceanside

Chef: Stephen Reyna (AKA The vegetable whispered)

Great thin crust gourmet pizza and farm to table specials.

If the Mahi Mahi rolled tacos are on the menu, get them.


Privateer Marketplace and Wine Bar

1704 South Coast Highway (next door to Privateer Coal Fired Pizza)

Upscale Deli and Wine Bar

All meats are smoked / cured on premises.


Sabai Sabai Thai Kitchen

1906 Oceanside Blvd. , Oceanside

Thai Food


Stratford At The Harbor

208 Harbor Drive, Oceanside

Classic Americana


Sushi 4 Reel

4750 Oceanside Blvd. , Oceanside


Solid Sushi joint with inventive rolls.


That Boy Good BBQ

207 North Coast Highway, Oceanside

Chef: Mark Millwood

Southern BBQ

Authentic southern BBQ from family recipes. Chicken thigh sandwich and wings are the bomb. Saints HQ for football.


Thai Table

1910 Oceanside Blvd. , Oceanside

Thai Cuisine

Family run, authentic Thai food. The Spicy Noodles are my go to dish.

True heat level an 8 to 10 will have you sweating.


The Whet Noodle 

1813 South Coast Highway, Oceanside

Chef: Davin Waite

Untraditional Ramen & Small Plates

Sister restaurant, and attached to, Wrench and Rodent Seabasstropub


Wrench and Rodent Seabasstro Pub

1815 South Coast Highway, Oceanside

Chef: Davin Wait

Inventive Sushi and Sashimi

Hands down if not the best one of the top 3 Sushi restaurants in Oceanside. 

Davin is highly regarded in the San Diego Chef community as one of the best.

Sit at the Sushi bar and order Omakase.