The Shops of 30th + Upas Corner

Hungry? Bored? Looking to satisfy your sweet tooth? Take a stroll down 30th St. + Upas St. for a vast range of businesses all within a few steps of each other. From getting a bite to eat, to getting a massage, and to even grooming your pets, this little corner has it all.

For Those Who Appreciate Authentic Foods:

Petes Seafood & Sandwich

Flown in directly from the East Coast multiple times a week, Pete’s guarantees quality New England style seafood and sandwiches to the West Coast. With menu items such as lobster rolls, meatball parmesan sandwiches, clam chowder, grilled hot dogs, and so much more, you are guaranteed to find something you love!

Soi 30th

The perfect spot to go when you’re craving authentic Thai food. Soi 30th offers popular Thai dishes made from fresh, high quality ingredients such as Pad Thai and fried rice, and also the more traditional meals such as Khao Soi and Kang Pangang.

Lefty’s Chicago Pizzaria

Delicious Chicago-style deep dish pizzas, hot dogs, and sandwiches right here in North Park! If you’re looking for some cheesy deep dish goodness, this is definitely your place to go.

The Taco Stand

A Tijuana-inspired taco chain, The Taco Stand features fresh, handmade corn tortillas, guacamoles + salsas made from scratch daily, and Mexican imported beers. The Taco Stand doesn’t only specialize in tacos, they also offer mouthwatering burritos, quesadillas, Rosarito-inspired churros and breakfast specials.

The Smoking Goat

A delicious French bistro, the Smoking Goat is committed to providing their customers with a unique and memorable experience, one that resembles the European countryside. With dishes such as escargot, steak tartare, duck fat truffle fries, and goat cheese cheesecake, you will feel like you’re vacationing in France for the night.

Aburi Sushi

New to the 30th + Upas corner, Aburi Sushi is North Park’s newest premiere sushi restaurant. Aburi Sushi is the place to go to satisfy your sushi cravings, with fresh fish, a large variety of menu items and daily happy hour specials, you’re in for a meal that will not disappoint.

Underbelly


This Japanese-style cuisine offers cultural delicacies such as yakitori, rice bowls, and bao, however, Underbelly is most famous for their hearty ramen bowls. With tons of different add-ins, meats, and broth choices, Underbelly’s ramen offers unique and delicious take on this popular Japanese noodle dish. In addition to this, Underbelly also has an array of local craft beers on tap for their customers to enjoy with their meals.

For the Early Risers


Influx Cafe

The perfect spot for your early morning lattes or a place to meet up with friends for lunch, Influx offers a wide range of breakfast and lunch dishes along with gluten-free, vegetarian, and vegan options as well, making it a go-to cafe that everyone can enjoy!

Cardamom

Pair your morning cup of coffee with one of Cardamom’s famous croissants and freshly made pastries. Or, make Cardamom your next destination for brunch, enjoy tons of different breakfast and lunch dishes including benedicts, sandwiches served on their freshly baked bread, and omelets.

For Those Looking for a Unique Experience


Green Bamboo

Treat yourself to a relaxing (and affordable!) massage done by Green Bamboo’s specially trained staff who use subtle hand pressure to ease away stress, muscle aches, and anxiety. This massage and foot spa has been voted Best Massage in San Diego and specializes in holistic arts of shiatsu massage and foot reflexology, so schedule your appointment today and leave feeling relaxed and energized!

One Door North

One Door North isn’t just your normal restaurant. This garden-to-table bar and eatery takes “glamping” to the next level. With nature-inspired decor and tables set inside safari-style tents, you are guaranteed a unique experience for both yourself and your tastebuds. It’s the fun of camping without the hassle!

Bluefoot Bar & Lounge

Besides Bluefoot’s craft beers on tap, cocktails and premium wines, the bar also hosts fun and exciting events throughout the whole week. Head over to Bluefoot to root on your favorite sports teams, jam out to live DJ performances at night, or catch up with friends over drinks. Either way, Bluefoot has all you need for a good time!

Modern Times Tasting Room

Also called the North Park Flavordome, the Modern Times Tasting room is a family and dog-friendly brewery located in the heart of San Diego’s craft beer scene. Along with their 16 beers on tap and bags of Modern Times coffee, the brewery also tries to offer unique beers on tap that will take your tastebuds on a flavorful experience. Customers are also welcome to bring in outside food to enjoy at the bar or outdoor patio seating area. (Pro Tip: Order Lefty’s pizza located right across the street to-go to enjoy a pizza and beer combo!)

For Those Who are Needing to Get Stuff Done


Yukos Dog Grooming

Yuko’s makes pet trimmings easier than ever! Even the squirmiest of dogs come back with a perfect trim, leaving their owners satisfied. Call to schedule your appointment for your furry friends today!

The Undercarriage

Voted “Best Waxing Establishment” in San Diego since 2008, the Undercarriage provides the utmost customer service in making your wax a comfortable and relaxing experience. The Undercarriage offers over 20 different waxes for both men and women, Jessner/TCA blend peels, eyelash tinting and extensions, and even waxing soirées for you and your friends to enjoy a waxing party all together.

Stubborn Goat Bikes

Looking to get your bike or ski equipment repaired? Look no further! Stubborn Goat Bike Shop & Ski Service provides services to the most experienced athletes and to those to may be new to any of these sports. Twice a month, Stubborn Goat puts on a free “Basic Bicycle Maintenance” program to help their customers avoid being stranded on their bikes. Check out their website to see what dates this free program is offered.

Looking to get your bike or ski equipment repaired? Look no further! Stubborn Goat Bike Shop & Ski Service provides services to the most experienced athletes and to those to may be new to any of these sports. Twice a month, Stubborn Goat puts on a free “Basic Bicycle Maintenance” program to help their customers avoid being stranded on their bikes. Check out their website to see what dates this free program is offered.

TASTE OF NORTH PARK 

Don’t forget on Saturday, October 13th, from 11am – 3pm, the Taste of North Park invites culinary enthusiasts to enjoy over 40 food tastes from San Diego’s best restaurants, but it doesn’t stop there. You can also sample 15 craft brewers’ favorite beers, all brewed locally in San Diego. Also, new this year is a collection of distinctively created non-alcoholic beverages such as kombuchas and juices. At Taste of North Park, there is something for everyone’s taste buds, even the picky ones! There are three different ticket options to choose from, including food + drink for $50, just food for $40 + just drinks for $20. Get your tickets today!

This year’s Taste of North Park participants include:


  • Atypical Waffle
  • Barons
  • California Tap Room
  • Carnitas Snack Shack
  • City Tacos
  • Encontro
  • Hammonds Ice Cream
  • Mr Motos Pizza House
  • Panchitas Kitchen and Bakery
  • Soi 30th
  • True North
  • Mastiff Sausage Company
  • Waypoint Public
  • Underbelly
  • Florencia
  • Streetcar Merchants
  • U-31
  • URBN Coal Fired Pizza
  • 619 Spirits Distillery and Tasting Room
  • Venissimo Cheese
  • Holsem Coffee
  • Shank and Bone
  • Tribute Pizza
  • Urban Solace Restaurant
  • Dunedin New Zealand Eats
  • The Smoking Goat
  • Caffe Calabria
  • Swamis
  • Tamarindo North Park
  • Nomad Donuts
  • Working Class
  • West Coast Tavern
  • Yog-art San Diego
  • Redwing Bar & Grill
  • Coin Op
  • Crazee Burger
  • Bivouac Ciderworks
  • Lucha Libre Taco Shop
  • One Door North
  • Burrology
  • Aburi Sushi
  • Bivouac Ciderworks
  • Mike Hess Brewing Company North Park
  • Boochcraft
  • Eppig Brewing
  • Fruitcraft Fermintary & Distillery
  • North Park Beer Co.
  • Poor House Brewing
  • Thorn Street Brewing
  • Rip Current Brewing Home Brewing Company
  • Second Chance Beer Company
  • Artifex Brewing
  • Juneshine
  • 619 Vodka
  • Living Tea Kombucha
  • Naked Juice
  • Karl Strauss Brewing
  • Stone Brewing

The Shops of 30th + Upas Corner

The Admin

Sep 21, 2018