Every clued-in local knows that Brian’s 24 is the go-to spot for late-night dining in San Diego. Whether you choose the infamous plate of chicken and waffles as your 3am breakfast or opt for the generous portion of penne pesto primarvera for dinner, this 24-hour diner has all the bases covered.
But while it may seem that Brian’s 24 is a revered watering hole for San Diego party-goers in search of late-night sustenance, it also provides as a great place to meet friends or business associates for a little lunchtime snack.
If you’ve never ventured inside Brian’s 24, don’t be fooled into thinking that it’s your average your run-of-the-mill Denny’s-style diner. Brian’s 24 features a copper-clad, open kitchen, an oversized crystal chandelier and huge beveled glass windows that make for prime people watching during your afternoon escape from the office. Most notable is the central antique mahogany bar – a historic piece that was originally from Joan Crawford’s home in Italy.
Best known for traditional American comfort food prepared with innovative recipes, the lunch menu at Brian’s 24 boasts everything from enormous sandwiches and hearty burgers to leafy green salads and fried finger foods galore.
Go light with the BBQ Chicken Salad with mixed greens, diced chicken breast, corn, black beans, tomatoes, cucumber, red onion, avocado and a spicy BBQ ranch dressing. Or, try the Fruity Salmon Salad with mixed greens, dried cranberries, tomatoes fresh orange segments topped with grilled wild salmon.
For those in search of a heartier sandwich, the eight-ounce charbroiled New York Steak Sandwich is served on a hoagie roll with a side of crispy onion rings and creamy horseradish sauce or the Western bacon cheeseburger topped with onion rings and tangy BBQ sauce. Or, feast on the infamous Peanut Butter Burger topped with peanut butter, bacon and cheddar cheese.
Monday through Friday from 11am to 4pm, Brian’s 24 offers must-try lunch specials. Try the cheeseburger with French fries, Philly Cheesesteak with French fries, Chicken Caesar Salad and the Ham and Swiss Omelette with home fries. Each comes with a choice of soda, iced tea or coffee.
Brian’s 24 is the ultimate downtown San Diego dining destination for great American comfort cuisine … no matter the time of day or night. To reserve your group table today, please call 877.232.5443.