San Diego has fine dining, beaches, and a wide selection of tasty craft beer breweries that seem to pop up over night.
The locals also tell tales of a family-owned 1950s tiki temple that fires up a modern Pacific Rim menu that is delicious and the atmosphere is relaxing, yet full of charm.
The place is Bali Hai and the history is woven into the hammock of memories that create a tropical paradise without a trip to Hawaii.
On any given day or night you will find a menu full of fresh seafood like the Nori seared Yellowfin Ahi.
Not a fish lover? How about a Char Su Pork Tenderloin with pickled vegetables? They have a tasty selection appetizers and tiki drinks.
They have the fine wines and craft beers, but why not try the signature Bali Hai Mai Tai. The Goof Punch served in a signature tiki mug is a must for any thirsty island traveler.
The history of Bali Hai is a long tale of family, friends, cuisines and cocktails. It's a whole tropical package under one roof.
Bali Hai translates to Top of the Island and after you see the scenic views you will agree.
Bali Hai Restaurant
2230 Shelter Island Drive
San Diego CA