15+ Fun Trivia Nights in North County San Diego (Master List)
Ready to get your brain in shape? If you want to exercise your mind as well as your drink-holding hand, we have a few recommendations for where to kick trivia butt around town.
Cardiff Beach Bar at Tower 13
Double the fun: tacos and trivia all in the same night! It all goes down on Tuesdays at 7 PM. Stop by to exercise your brain and gobble the tacos. Best night ever.
This local pub on Coast Highway in Encinitas boasts quirky character and Tuesday Trivia at 8 PM. Dubbed an “ale house and sausage grill,” Regal serves up both with flair. If you’re into a chill vibe and patio trivia, check it out. And yes, the Regal Seagull WAS inspired by the Three’s Company hot spot, the Regal Beagle.
Buffalo Wild Wings
D Street Bar & Grill
This award-winning Irish pub serves up the trivia every Tuesday night in Carlsbad and every Wednesday evening in Escondido. The latter location also hosts an open mic at 9:30 PM following trivia, which begins at 7:30 PM.
Ignite Bistro & Wine Spot
Poway’s Irish Pub
This no-frills fun neighborhood joint hosts Trivia Night on Thursdays at 7 PM. Your best bet is to go for dinner – the pub’s menu features some standout Irish “cuisine” hits like Guinness Stew – and enjoy $4 ale specials while showing other trivia enthusiasts who’s boss.
Second Chance Beer Co.
Carmel Mountain’s Second Chance Brewery hosts Trivia Night every Tuesday at 6:30 PM. Play tournament trivia with cash prizes while enjoying cuisine from visiting food trucks. And if you don’t have a babysitter, bring the whole family. Second Chance features a great kid’s area with games.