Private Events at Backyard Kitchen & Tap

Backyard Kitchen & Tap

San Diego’s favorite coastal neighborhood dining destination, Backyard Kitchen & Tap creates a chic yet warm and inviting experience for every guest. With from-scratch American cuisine and an array of local craft beers, boutique wines and signature, hand-crafted cocktails, it is no surprise that Backyard Kitchen & Tap has received multiple “Best Of” awards delegated by the San Diego community. Backyard Kitchen & Tap boasts an array of flexible indoor and outdoor event spaces featuring aged driftwood elements, vintage coastal murals and private dining options for groups of 25 to 450.

Private dining options include the Crystal Pier Room, a casual event space for up to 40 guests. The elevate VIP Dining Room is the ideal dining space for groups of 50, and features plush leather booth seating and unobstructed views of the dance floor. The Backyard also features an outdoor Patio that integrates reclaimed beach wood, an elegant glass enclosed fire pit table, sophisticated cabana seating and a full service private bar. The heated and partially covered patio accommodates groups up to 175 guests and is enclosed with living wall accents.

Backyard Kitchen & Tap offers a selection of pre-fixed menus perfectly suited for any occasion. Our culinary team can customize a menu to suit any dietary requirement or personal preference. Additionally, we offer a collection of Craft Beer, Whiskey and Wine pairing dinner options that can highlight your distinctive personality. Whether you’re planning a corporate reception, social gathering or staff meeting, our special events team will design an unforgettable experience for you and your guests.

Crystal Pier Event Space

Crystal Pier Event Space

The Crystal Pier Room accommodates groups of up to 50 guests. This unique event space combines table seating for 28 guests and additional private bar seating for 12. Vintage Beach Murals, a full service private bar and multiple large plasma screen televisions create a warm, inviting atmosphere. This private space is ideal for small corporate meetings and social gatherings.

Elevated VIP Dining Space

Elevated VIP Dining Space

The elevated VIP Dining Room features plush leather booth seating for 40 guests and reception space for up to 50. The VIP space can be expanded to include the Backyard Dance Floor.

Backyard Patio

Backyard Patio

The Backyard Patio accommodates groups of up to 175 guests. This private entertainment & event space is a beautiful open space complete with living walls, a glass enclosed fire pit table, a full service private bar and a relaxed backyard atmosphere. This partially covered, fully heated outdoor space also features multiple flat screen televisions and views of Southern California’s favorite coastal street scene.

Backyard Kitchen & Tap is available for exclusive venue buyouts for up to 450 guests


Private Events

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Call: (858) 859-2593