Selecting a venue for your rehearsal dinner is a fun step in the wedding planning process. It’s the last meal with your husband-to-be before you are officially husband and wife. Your guests will be in the mood to start celebrating so pick a place that has great atmosphere, delicious food and a great wine or cocktail list. Here are a few of our favorite San Diego spots.Finch’s Wine Bar: A charming European courtyard, burbling fountain, and lush plants create a romantic intimate space. 7644 Girard Avenue, La Jolla.Casa Guadalajara: Old Town’s most authentic and beautiful Mexican restaurant is perfect for a rehearsal dinner. Award-winning cuisine, lively Mariachis, giant margaritas and a full bar. 4105 Taylor Street, San Diego.
Cody’s La Jolla: Overlooking La Jolla Cove, Cody’s offers a rustic yet refined setting in a historic seaside cottage. Enjoy modern California cuisine on their completely private outdoor patio. 8030 Girard Avenue, La Jolla.
The Sapphire Room: The Sapphire Room is a hidden gem in the heart of Hillcrest. Located at Bombay Restaurant, it’s the perfect location to host an exotic dinner. 3960 Fifth Avenue, San Diego.
Cafe Coyote: For over 20 years, Cafe Coyote has been one of San Diego’s landmark restaurants. There’s a lavish sun-splashed courtyard patio, indoor dining rooms, or a rustic Mexican Cantina with over 100 different tequilas. 2461 San Diego Avenue, San Diego.
Bandar: Bandar’s chefs will create an unforgettable experience for you. The menu is exotic, healthy and offers a wide variety of prime steaks, chicken, seafood and vegetarian selections. 845 Fourth Avenue, San Diego.