Banzai Bar is a little hidden amongst the other businesses off of Midway Drive near Valley View Casino Center, aka, Sport’s Arena. Their bright colorful neon sign might pull you in though. They opened in September and it’s part of the same family of restaurants including Werewolf and The Waterfront Bar & Grill, San Diego’s oldest tavern. They serve Hawaiian influenced fare.
I missed the narrow alleyway that leads to the parking lot in the back. Michael flagged me down and helped guide me in.
Once inside you will find a dimly lit restaurant bar with numerous tv’s and an exuberant bartender.…Read more