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Restaurants & Dining Experiences

Starting June 15, SeaWorld San Diego may return to usual operations with no COVID-19 restrictions, including current restrictions for out of state visitors. The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) recommends that people attending certain public occasions be fully vaccinated, obtain a negative COVID-19 test beforehand, or wear a face covering.

State of California requires proof of age (21) for purchase or consumption of alcohol beverages on these premises. SeaWorld San Diego requires valid identification from all guests regardless of how old they appear. All menu items and offerings subject to availability and change/cancellation without notice.

  • Brunch with Elmo & Friends

    SeaWorld San Diego Breakfast with Elmo & Friends

    Wake up and get groovin’ with your favorite Sesame Street friends at Explorer's Cafe' Patio! Elmo and his furry friends can’t wait to see you.

    • Checkbox Selected Icon Enjoy signature brunch classics like berry compote & mint infused French Toast, homemade biscuits & gravy, and more.
    • Checkbox Selected Icon Join Elmo and friends for unforgettable live stage performances, musical moments and interactive dance parties.
    • Checkbox Selected Icon Make memories with a meet-and-greet & photo experience with Elmo (Complimentary photo included with reservation).
    • Checkbox Selected Icon All attendees require a brunch reservation. An adult reservation is required with a Child and/or Infant reservation.

    Pass Members receive a special rate. Please log in to see the discounted pricing.


    Each guest attending requires a reservation which is only valid for reservation date. Park admission is not included with purchase but is required. Brunch begins at 10:30 am and is approximately 60 minutes. Advanced reservations are strongly recommended, as this is a limited-seating event with dates/times expected to sell out quickly. If space is available, guests can purchase reservations on day-of-the-event within the park. Children under the age of 3 will eat free but do require a reservation. Menu, prices, dine offerings, and characters are subject to change without notice. This event is subject to change or cancellation. In the case of inclement weather, the event will still be offered, except in the case of lightning. Prices do not include tax or gratuity. If you are concerned about food allergens, such as peanuts, tree nuts, wheat, milk, egg or soy, please speak with a restaurant manager or supervisor to request recipes and product packaging labels before consuming any food items. Cancellations made with less than 24-hour notice are non-refundable. Cannot be combined with any other offers, promotions or discounts. May not be copied, transferred, resold and redeemed for cash. Void if altered.
    Prices starting at
    Ages 10+ $39.99 /ea.
    Ages 3-9 $34.99 /ea.
    Ages 0-2 $0.00 /ea.


  • Big Birds Bistro at Bay of Play SeaWorld San Diego

    Big Bird's Bistro

    Grab a bite at the NEW Big Bird’s Bistro where you’ll find delicious eats and sweet treats!

  • Waterfront dining at SeaWorld San Diego

    The Waterfront

    Sip your favorite beer, wine or cocktail as you take in the breathtaking views of Mission Bay.

  • Calypso Bay Smokehouse

    Calypso Bay Smokehouse

    Feast on delectable BBQ favorites like smoked chicken, ribs, brisket, mac & cheese and more.

  • Mama Stellas

    Mama Stella's Pizza Kitchen

    Stop in for pizza, pasta, and salads at Mama Stella's Pizza Kitchen and make sure you're fueled for a full day at the park.

  • Shipwreck Reef Cafe

    Shipwreck Reef Cafe

    Come aboard for delicious food and fun.

  • Explorers Cafe at SeaWorld San Diego

    Explorer's Cafe

    The best place in the park for explorers to refuel with a delicious meal.

  • Fusion Smoothies

    Fusion Smoothies & Wraps

    Indulge in fresh fruit smoothies and choose from a selection of delicious wraps at Fusion Smoothies.
    Fusion Smoothies & Wraps is temporarily closed.

  • Seaside Coffee and Bakery

    Seaside Coffee and Bakery

    Start your day with delicious bakery favorites and flavorful Starbucks coffee.
    Seaside Coffee and Bakery is temporarily closed.

Dining Experiences

  • Dine with Orcas

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