About The Roof

Tin Roof is A Live Music Joint with a full service restaurant & bar located downtown San Diego cooking up delicious southern inspired 'Better Than Bar Food' & live entertainment daily! The tasty food, fun, eclectic environment, community of Regulars and friendly Crew have established the Roof as the place to be for musicians and non-musicians alike. Over the years, our stages have hosted the famous, the should have been famous, and everyone in between.

We are located at 401 G Steet in an historic building from the 1880's in downtown San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter on the corner of 4th & G surrounded by San Diego's best bars, restaurants, hotels & attractions.  Check out our monthly events calendar & our tasty menu then come check us out! 

So whether you're coming for the tunes, the food, a drink or just a good time, enjoy the Roof, ‘Where Everybody is Somebody’! Support live music and the musicians who bring it to us, and we hope we’ll see ya enough to call you a Regular!

Open Friday, Saturday & Sunday 11 AM-2 AM for lunch, dinner, & late night. Open 3 PM-2 AM Monday-Thursdays. All ages allowed daily until 9 PM then 21+ only from 9 PM-2 AM.

We feature more live music for free than anywhere in San Diego.  Never a weekday or daytime cover for entry.  Only $5 on Friday & Saturday nights after 10 PM, but sign up for our Guest List in advance and get free weekend entry too!

Park at the at the Horton Plaza Garage for $8

Please ask your server or bartender for a voucher