Neighborhood Bar - Best of 2012

Published Aug 30, 2012

Have a place where the bartenders know your face and drink? Name your neighborhood bar!

Winner
2012 Winner

1. Effin's Pub n' Grill

Voters Love

"This is not the Effin's we remember back in the day and the new owners have really turned this place around!! I am..." via Courtney R.

Find It
6164 El Cajon Boulevard San Diego CA 92115
  • Nominee for: Neighborhood Bar
    6164 El Cajon Boulevard, San Diego, CA
  • Small Bar, Nightlife, Neighborhood Bar, Beer Selection, 4628 Park Blvd University Heights San Diego CA 92116
    Nominee for: Neighborhood Bar
    4628 Park Blvd, University Heights San Diego, CA
  • The Silver Fox Lounge, Nightlife, Neighborhood Bar, Dive Bar, 1833 Garnet Ave Pacific Beach San Diego CA 92109
    Nominee for: Neighborhood Bar
    1833 Garnet Ave, Pacific Beach San Diego, CA
  • JT's Pub and Grill, Nightlife, Neighborhood Bar, 5821 Mission Gorge Rd San Diego CA 92120
    Nominee for: Neighborhood Bar
    5821 Mission Gorge Rd, San Diego, CA
  • Cass Street Bar and Grill, Nightlife, Neighborhood Bar, 4612 Cass St San Diego CA 92109
    Nominee for: Neighborhood Bar
    4612 Cass St, Pacific Beach San Diego, CA
  • Hamilton's Tavern, Nightlife, Beer Selection, 521 30th St San Diego CA 92102
    Multiple locations
  • Location
    Nominee for: Neighborhood Bar
    2531 S Coast Highway 101, Encinitas Cardiff by the Sea, CA
  • Bub's Dive Bar, Nightlife, Neighborhood Bar, 1030 Garnet Ave San Diego CA 92109
    Nominee for: Neighborhood Bar
    1030 Garnet Ave, Pacific Beach San Diego, CA
  • Aero Club, Nightlife, Neighborhood Bar, 3365 India St San Diego CA 92103
    Nominee for: Neighborhood Bar
    3365 India St, Mission Hills San Diego, CA
  • The Tractor Room, Nightlife, Neighborhood Bar, 3687 5th Ave San Diego CA 92103
    Nominee for: Neighborhood Bar
    3687 5th Ave, Hillcrest San Diego, CA
  • Whistle Stop Bar, Nightlife, Neighborhood Bar, 2236 Fern St San Diego CA 92104
    Nominee for: Neighborhood Bar
    2236 Fern St, Golden Hill San Diego, CA
  • The BLVD, Nightlife, Neighborhood Bar, Happy Hour, 6949 El Cajon Blvd San Diego CA 92115
    12. The BLVD
    Nominee for: Neighborhood Bar
    6949 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA
  • Last Call , Nightlife, Neighborhood Bar, 4977 El Cajon Blvd San Diego CA 92115
    Nominee for: Neighborhood Bar
    4977 El Cajon Blvd, City Heights San Diego, CA
  • las hadas bar and grill, Nightlife, Great Meals, Happy Hour, Neighborhood Bar, Mexican, 558 4th Ave East Village San Diego CA 92101
    558 4th Ave, Gaslamp San Diego, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Neighborhood Bar
    3221 Adams Ave, San Diego, CA
  • Nominee for: Neighborhood Bar
    817 West Washington Street, World Map San Diego, CA
  • The Local, Nightlife, Neighborhood Bar, 1065 4th Ave San Diego CA 92101
    17. The Local
    Nominee for: Neighborhood Bar
    1065 4th Ave, Downtown San Diego, CA
  • Fire Water Saloon, Nightlife, Neighborhood Bar, 406 Pier View Way Oceanside Oceanside CA 92054
    Nominee for: Neighborhood Bar
    406 Pier View Way, Oceanside Oceanside, CA
  • Saddle Bar, Nightlife, Neighborhood Bar, 123 West Plaza Street Solana Beach CA 92075
    Nominee for: Neighborhood Bar
    123 West Plaza Street, World Map Solana Beach, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Neighborhood Bar
    16761 Bernardo Center Dr, San Diego, CA
  • Mr. Peabody's Bar & Grill, Cheap Eats, Nightlife, Burger, Neighborhood Bar, Breakfast, Wings, 6110 Friars Rd Linda Vista San Diego CA 92108
    Nominee for: Neighborhood Bar, Burger
    Multiple locations
  • The Alibi, Nightlife, Neighborhood Bar, 1403 University Ave San Diego CA 92103
    Nominee for: Neighborhood Bar
    1403 University Ave, Hillcrest San Diego, CA
  • Air Conditioned, Nightlife, Neighborhood Bar, Dance Club, Happy Hour, 4673 30th St University Heights San Diego CA 92116
    Nominee for: Neighborhood Bar
    4673 30th St, World Map San Diego, CA
  • The Flinn Springs Inn, Nightlife, Neighborhood Bar, 15505 Olde Highway 80 El Cajon CA 92021
    Nominee for: Neighborhood Bar
    15505 Olde Highway 80, El Cajon, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Neighborhood Bar
    5019 Cass St, Pacific Beach San Diego, CA
Contest Overview
  • 125,748
    Total Votes
  • 44,518
    Voters
  • 136
    Winners

The 2012 San Diego A-List awards are based on more than 125,000 votes from local San Diego-area experts.

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