San Diego: Churchillís Pub and Grille
Places > United States > California > San Marcos

Churchillís Pub and Grille
World Class based on 56 ratings
Type: Bar

887 W San Marcos Blvd
San Marcos, California United States 92078 [ print map ]
760 471 8773

Hours: Mon - Sun 11:00 AM - 2:00 AM

Mayor: Theydon_Bois (10) | Affiliated user(s) here churchills | Taps: 50 | Bottles: 250+

Churchillís Pub and Grille

Create a free account for these features:
Edit This Place | Add Event Here

Beer Available At Churchillís Pub and Grille (arranged by most recent)
Avery The Kaiser Imperial Oktoberfest 96, Port Brewing Santas Little Helper 99, Avery Tweak (Meph Addict) 100, Almanac Dogpatch Sour 99, Lost Abbey Queen Anneís Revenge 49, Societe The Pupil 99, Societe The Publican 97, Avery Samaelís Oak-Aged Ale 97, Lost Abbey Avant Gourde 71, Societe The Madam 73, Societe The Bachelor - Jarrylo , Great Divide Yeti Imperial Stout - Oatmeal 99, Great Divide Yeti Imperial Stout - Yellow Birch Staves , Modern Times Monstersí Park - Coffee , Societe The Butcher 99, Magic Rock Salty Kiss 93, Bear Republic Rebellion IPA (Aramis) , Bear Republic Tartare Noir , Bear Republic The Grizz - Brandy Barrel , Bear Republic Grandpaís Homegrown 2014
More Beers Available Here
add beers to this location Sign in to add beer    |    Sign in to edit availabile beers    |    Print Shelftags    |    Customize Shelftags

56 reviews for Churchillís Pub and Grille
 Ambiance  77%
 Service  86%
 Selection  88%
 Food  76%
 Value  79%
 Overall  86%
 Rating  97%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
JPDurden24  (164) Chandler, Arizona | December 22, 2013
Pretty awesome place with a great bottle list. Also, some a nice tap list as well. Good good and good service. Love it.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 17/20
ajm  (192) Los Angeles, California | November 9, 2013| Updated November 10, 2013
I wish it were more woody inside - as is, feels like some weird amalgam of Big Wangís and a log cabin. But you canít argue with the pub grub and the maximal closing time. Beer selection is routinely solid - great mix of locals, West Coast stuff up to Seattle.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 19/20
want1DIPA  (20) , | September 21, 2013
What a great selection of draft beers! I loved the lamb as well.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
tkrjukoff  (192) , Sweden | September 4, 2013
What a tap list, what a simple and yet ambient place. Food was good, service great and...yes...the list of draft beers was just beoynd.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 16/20
auerbrau  (305) Peace Dale, Rhode Island | July 30, 2013
The atmosphere and the food menu are not me, but the service was the best Iíve ever had at any beer bar ever. Multiple extremely attentive servers kept on top of us and chatted us up, even though we obviously werenít locals and even mentioned we werenít going to be back any time soon since we were out of state. Love the 4 ounce taster option. I was also really, really impressed with the prices in the bottle list, they werenít marked up that much higher than local beer stores, which was impressive.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 19/20
t0rin0  (1463) Do Not Resuscitate, California | June 19, 2013
Visited a number of times since 2008, with the first being during RBSG 2008.

Cool place with a very eclectic tap selection and a good bottle list. Priced accordingly of course. Service is good and theyíre used to beer nerds asking for samples and half pours. Theyíre going for the English pub feeling, which I guess they achieved, who knows as I havent been to a pub in England outside of the airport. Food is pretty good.

Check out their festivals, they put on some good stuff, but be prepared to wait in line outside when it gets busy. I will never go for Churchills Finest Hour bottles as Iím not interested in waiting 6 hours in line for bottles (or cutting in front of 200 people).
theisti  (580) Leawood, Kansas | June 3, 2013| Updated September 8, 2014
Visited later on a Tuesday evening, and found the place quite easily along San Marcos Blvd. Plenty of parking on the street or in the lot. The interior of the place is a but run down, with the bar to the left and the restaurant seating to the right. The large bar was surrounded by darts on one side, pool table on the other, and table seating scattered about. Tons of great beer on draft, and an impressive bottle selection. They had several lower ABV beers, which I really appreciated. Service was efficient, and in no way friendly. Customers seemed to be on the younger side, and were pretty raucous considering it was a Tuesday. All beers are offered as 4 ounce samples, which is very cool. Overall, I really loved the selection, but wasnít really comfortable. I think this would have been more fun with a group than flying solo.

82 = ★★★Ĺ (Solid place, near the top of the list for locals and visitors)

I only use the total score, not the component parts.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
TapHunter  (12) , | March 24, 2013
Nice selection of beers with great food. i always stop here after Lost Abbey for the food and beer.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 19/20
stoutpark  (58) , Italy | March 22, 2013
I really enjoyed my night in churchillís pub, they have a great selection of craft beer on tap. I also had the chance to find an italian sour ale, Loverbier brewery, amazing!!!
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 19/20
iacopino_IpA  (111) , | October 12, 2012
Very nice pub, when i went there they had very good selection on tap ( also an italian wonderful sour ale not easy to find on tap also in Italy!!!) I took a couple of bottles from their nice list! HIT this spot if u are in zone.

What's Your Opinion?
Add your review

Checked In

Proximity Map

View Proximity Map
Print Travel Map

Proper Glassware
Real Ales
Edit Info | Add an Event  
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50