San Diego is known for its booming nightclubs, full of great music and intense atmosphere, but which ones stand out among the rabble? We’ve chosen four nightclubs we think are among the best, that anyone in the San Diego area should visit at least once. Take your pick from our list!
1. Spin Nightclub
Located in Old Town in San Diego, this nightclub is one of the top rated in the city; and for good reason! A multi-level nightclub with a rooftop bar, this location should definitely be on your list of stops for the evening.
Spin features a huge dance floor, four full bars, plenty of VIP tables including table service, and an ambiance hardly matched by the others. Live music frequents this nightclub, as well as a variety of electronic, hip-hop, and reggae music played by their very capable DJs.
Spin has been around for about seven years, opening in 2012. Most of the events hosted here are considered “after hours” meaning they’ll continue until about three in the morning. If you’re planning a night out, you’ll want to include this one in your after party.
With amazing ambiance, impressive interior design, and a variety of musical genres, this club is a diverse and well-balanced location for anyone who enjoys the nightlife. You’ll be sure to want to return to this unique spot in the future.
2. Oxford Social Club
Nothing bridges the gap better between classy and party like The Oxford. Located in the heart of The Gaslamp Quarter in downtown San Diego, this unique nightclub has a lot to offer the late-night partygoer.
Beautiful lighting helps to accent the interior design of the club, as well as an eclectic music selection to keep any music lover satisfied. The hardwood ceiling and amazingly crafted chandelier lighting will keep you in awe as perfectly crafted drinks are poured by expert mixologists.
The staff is expertly trained and attentive to ensure that you’re getting the best service and your favorite drinks throughout the night. Nothing says classy like excellent customer service! You’ll find your table attended and all of your needs met in a friendly and helpful way, making Oxford one of the best in customer service.
The San Diego Nightclub has been redefined at the Oxford, making partying a classy and satisfying experience. Treat your friends to a night out at this one of a kind venue for a memorable experience.
3. Omnia Nightclub
This 3-tier nightclub features a rooftop area for a party under the stars. Well staffed with security and expert mixologists, as well as talented DJs and artists, this is one of the best club experiences that San Diego has to offer.
Omnia is modeled after her sister club in Las Vegas, bringing the excitement of The Strip to San Diego. The main room is 8,000 square feet of pure bliss, featuring gold and black decor, a wide open dance floor, and tables at different levels for a truly unique club experience.
You’ll find top tier talent at the club, with such names as Gareth Emery, Calvin Harris, and even Lil Jon. The musical genres vary with the DJ or artist, providing diversity to the club experience as well as excellent dance music.
Omnia even features its own app, called Discotech, which you can download on your Android or iPhone to stay in touch with everything Omnia. From events to reservations and guest appearances, the app provides you with everything you need to know about what’s happening at the club.
Make this classy, multilevel club a stop on your list for a one of a kind experience with some of the best music around.
4. Fluxx Nightclub
One of the top-rated nightclubs in the city, Fluxx is located at 500 4th Avenue in the Gaslamp District. A premier destination for VIPs and party goers alike, this nightclub provides one of a kind ambiance and excellent drinks for a memorable night out.
This 11,000 square foot facility can house up to 900 guests, making it one of the largest and most hospitable clubs around. You’ll mingle with VIPs and celebrities all night, as the show always has something different to offer.
With three full-service bars in the club, your cup will never empty. The club’s staff are trained to be hospitable and great at mixing the perfect drink. Whether you want a martini or a simple shot, the bartenders will make sure you’re absolutely satisfied with your experience.
The club also features an outdoor patio so you can take the party outside and enjoy the California weather. And yes, you can even order bottle service, so you can be sure your experience San Diego’s best is something you’ll be talking about for years to come.
Other Honorable Mentions
San Diego also includes clubs such as Rich’s, Tango Del Rey, and Herringbone. We’ve included these as honorable mentions because they didn’t quite meet the standards of our top four, but are still great clubs and definitely should be included in your plans at some point. Remember, not all clubs are the same!
San Diego is home to hundreds of clubs, bars, and nightclubs, but these four have been chosen for their unique designs, impressive music, and expert mixologists. These clubs will provide you with the ultimate San Diego nightlife, making classy the new standard.