Gaslamp District

802 Fifth Ave San Diego CA 92101

University Heights

2736 Adams Ave San Diego CA 92116

Gaslamp District

802 Fifth Ave San Diego CA 92101

University Heights

2736 Adams Ave San Diego CA 92116

At Café 21, it’s always happy hour! We’re serving up brunch, dinner and a complete line of craft cocktails every day of the week. As one of the most innovative restaurants in the Gaslamp District and University Heights, we’re committed to changing the way our customers think about food. If you’re looking for a delicious, gluten free & organic restaurant in San Diego, then you’ve come to the right place.

As a champion of sustainable farming, we only use locally grown organic ingredients for a socially conscious farm-to-table dining experience. We use hormone-free meats and yeast-free bread to accommodate all dietary restrictions. We’ll even cater your next event, and provide the same level of service that you can expect at our restaurants.

Experience live local music 7 days a week, a soothing atmosphere, and the best happy hour in downtown San Diego. It’s all happening right here at Café 21. Check out our centrally located, University Heights restaurant on Adams Avenue, for an intimate dining experience in a vibrant, emerging neighborhood.

Call or click to make a reservation today!

At Café 21, it’s always happy hour! We’re serving up brunch, dinner and a complete line of craft cocktails every day of the week. As one of the most innovative restaurants in the Gaslamp District and University Heights, we’re committed to changing the way our customers think about food. If you’re looking for a delicious, gluten free & organic restaurant in San Diego, then you’ve come to the right place.

As a champion of sustainable farming, we only use locally grown organic ingredients for a socially conscious farm-to-table dining experience. We use hormone-free meats and yeast-free bread to accommodate all dietary restrictions. We’ll even cater your next event, and provide the same level of service that you can expect at our restaurants.

Experience live local music 7 days a week, a soothing atmosphere, and the best happy hour in downtown San Diego. It’s all happening right here at Café 21. Check out our centrally located, University Heights restaurant on Adams Avenue, for an intimate dining experience in a vibrant, emerging neighborhood.

Call or click to make a reservation today!

Brunch

SPECIALTIES

TIRAMISU PANCAKES 13

Espresso Syrup, Mascarpone Sauce, Chocolate Drizzle, Powdered Sugar

FETA CAST IRON OMELET 13

Roasted Squash, Zucchini, Spinach, Pesto, Mozzarella, Feta

CHICKEN PESTO SANDWICH 14

Mary’s Farm Roasted Chicken, Tomato, Red Onion, Avocado, Pesto, Mozzarella on homemade Sourdough Bread

Dinner

SPECIALTIES

VEGETARIAN STUFFED FLAT BREAD 7

Winter Greens, Mozzarella, Pesto, Feta, House Salad

SPAGHETTI SQUASH AND SHRIMP 26

Mushrooms, Bell Peppers, Onions, Baby Spoon Spinach, Creamy Shrimp Sauce, Tomato Sauce, Ricotta, Garlic Butter Toast

SLOW BRAISED SHORT RIB 21

Braised Short Rib, Yam Puree and Pea Tendrils, Red Wine Sauce

Drink

SPECIALTIES

SPRING THYME

TRU Lemon Vodka, FRUITLAB Ginger Liqueur, Fresh Ginger, Fresh Thyme, Lemon

MEDICINE MAN

TRU Garden Vodka, GRAND POPPY liqueur, Fresh Dill, Cucumber Juice, Lemon

LOCAL MARKET

SLOW HAND White Whiskey, GRAND POPPY Liqueur, BAR KEEP Lavender Bitters, Fresh Strawberries, Lemon

CAFE 21 UNI. HEIGHTS

2736 Adams Ave, San Diego, CA 92116, USA

619-640-2121

CAFE 21 GASLAMP

802 Fifth Ave San Diego CA 92101

619-795-0721

GASLAMP

802 Fifth Ave San Diego

CA 92101

UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS

2736 Adams Ave San Diego

CA 92116

GASLAMP

Sun-Thu 8 am – 10 pm

Fri-Sat 8 am – 11 pm

UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS

Sun-Thu 8 am – 10 pm

Fri-Sat 8 am – 11 pm