Forbidden Cove

7576 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, San Diego CA 92111

Under $25 Recommended New Editor's Pick Private Room

Escape to the Forbidden Cove, a hidden Tiki lounge located inside Kilowatt Brewing Kearny Mesa! Enjoy our undistilled craft cocktails, such as our Washed Out to Sea, Lava Flow, Blue Hawaiian, and Kokoleka Wailele (Chocolate Waterfall). Enjoy the company of your group of 6 or less in the safety of our partitioned Cove seating areas, along with a kaleidoscope of Tiki lighting and decor, exotic and rare craft beers, and undistilled cocktails. We are currently open on Fridays and Saturdays, 5pm - 11pm.  Our last seating is at 9:45pm. With the exception of the 9:45 p.m. seating, we book reserved seating for 90 minute increments.   If you are more than 10 minutes late for your reservation, your seats will be allocated to customers on the wait list. Must be 21 or older. No pets allowed. You must order food to purchase alcohol due to state and county regulations. Reservations not available? Don't worry, we always set aside space to accommodate walk-ins.


  Business Info

  • Address: 7576 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, San Diego CA 92111
  • Cross Street: Convoy
  • Location: Mission Valley & Clairemont | Kearny Mesa
  • Cuisine: No Food |
  • Cost: | Very Inexpensive
  • Category: Bar/Lounge
  • Star Rating:
  • Reservations: Recommended
  • Dress Code: Casual
  • Meals Served: Other |
  • Parking: Street | Private Lot |
  • Payment Options: VISA | Amex | MasterCard | Discover | Cash | Debit |
  • Corkage Fee: N/A
  • Phone: (858) 715-3998
  • Features: Lounge / Bar,
  • Occasion: Meet for a Drink, Special Occasion, Trendy / Hip, Date Night,


  Business Hours

Reservations Available

Closed - Black Light Tiki Lounge
Closed - Black Light Tiki Lounge
Closed - Black Light Tiki Lounge
Closed - Black Light Tiki Lounge
Bar - Black Light Tiki Lounge 5 p.m. - 11 p.m.  
Bar - Black Light Tiki Lounge 5 p.m. - 10 p.m.  
Closed - Black Light Tiki Lounge

Customer Reviews & Ratings

Overall: 10/10
Food: 9/10
Service: 9/10
Ambiance: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Apr 06, 2021
Dennis K.

Drinks were great, server was very nice. Food service was slow but I assume this was due to COVID-19 restrictions. Overall great fun experience.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambiance: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Jun 23, 2020
Beverly K.

Loved it - so much fun!