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Belly Up

Belly Up, Rockin' since 1974!

Rockin' since 1974, Belly Up has received national accolades from the likes of Rolling Stone Magazine "one of the hottest live music clubs on the West Coast," and have been voted "San Diego's Best Live Music Venue" over and over. Belly Up brings the best in new, up-and-coming artists as well as established legends in genres ranging from alternative rock, reggae, and hip-hop to blues, folk, jazz, Latin & more! Past artists who have graced the Belly Up stage include: Tom Jones, Cheap Trick, Foreigner, B-52s, UB40, Death Cab for Cutie, Maroon 5, Black Eyed Peas, Blink 182, Etta James, Gwen Stephani, Ben Folds, Jack Johnson, Steel Pulse, The Roots, Bo Diddley, Poncho Sanchez, Donavon Frankenreiter, Mason Jennings, Ben Harper, Curtis Mayfield, Aimee Mann, Joe Walsh, BB King & many more!

Neighborhood: North Coastal

143 S Cedros, Suite T
Solana Beach, CA 92075

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Contact Info

(858) 481-8140


​Our Box Office is open every day at Noon.
Closing time varies each day and calling before 11:30 pm is suggested.
We are open until 5 pm if we do not have an event scheduled.


Events to check out


TAUK & Jazz Is Phsh

Belly Up
Nov 13, 2019

We've got a jam packed double header featuring JIP, an incredible jazzy tribute to Phish, & Tauk, who are celebrating the release of their instrumental rock, hip hop, jazz fusion album,...


The Good Pour, Amerikan Bear, Justin Froese

Belly Up
Nov 14, 2019

The Good Pour made their Belly Up debut at the First Annual Fiesta del Sol Battle of the Bands, and are back after the booming reception they had, along with two other solid San Diegan acts!


Beatles VS Stones

Belly Up
Nov 15, 2019

In this musical shootout, world renowned tribute bands Abbey Road Tribute & Jumping Jack Flash go head to head with the music of The Beatles & The Rolling Stones.


Twin Peaks

Belly Up
Nov 16, 2019

Listen to the indie-pop rock band's single "Dance Through It" from their upcoming 4th album, Lookout Low, across streaming platforms today!


Reckless Kelly

Belly Up
Nov 17, 2019

The Grammy-nominated Americana band was "born the dreams and heritage of the two Braun brothers, but nurtured in the bumpy road of maturity".


Leonid & Friends-Performing the music of Chicago

Belly Up
Nov 18, 2019

This ensemble, brought together by Leonid Vorobyev, has become the ultimate tribute to Chicago, receiving a cosign from the band itself and almost 2 million views on their rendition of "25 or 6 to 4"!


Bill Walton & the Electric Waste Band

Belly Up
Nov 19, 2019

Grateful for the Rob Machado Foundation ft. Bill Walton & the Electric Waste Band w/ Special Guest Oteil Burbridge and the premier of the Grateful Dead-inspired film Fire On The Mountain...


Ghostland Observatory

Belly Up
Nov 20, 2019

The duo's music is characterized by its member's respective love for bumpin' electronic disco & psychedelic blues rock, with the blend of the two showcased on their hit songs "Sad Sad Day" &...


Big Freedia

Belly Up
Nov 21, 2019

The Queen of Bounce, a New Orleans-based rapper, has brought the Bounce movement to a world-wide stage with her wildly popular TV show "Big Freedia Bounces Back", going into its 6th season, &...


Cherry Poppin' Daddies

Belly Up
Nov 22, 2019

The swingin' ska ensemble, known famously for their double-platinum record, Zoot Suit Riot, just released their newest album, Bigger Life, where the band adventures into an edgier punk sound!



Belly Up
Nov 23, 2019

The band is the heart of some of the most complex postmodern indie rock with a catalog of hits like "Good to Sea" and “Penelope”, created over their nearly 2 decade career!


John Craigie (seated show)

Belly Up
Nov 24, 2019

The Americana artist carries on the legacy of classic singer-songwriters, while blazing a trail of his own, as heard most recently on his latest full length album, Scarecrow!

What to Know:

  • 21+ live music venue featuring concerts mostly every night.
  • Tickets available online at, 858-481-8040 or at the box office on 143 S. Cedros
  • Locals appreciate the little things like free coat check, free parking, ins and outs and reasonable bar prices
  • Belly Up not only features live music but is also available for private events. Let's us plan your next party!
  • Belly Up brings the best in new, up-and-coming artists as well as established legends.

Be in the Know:

  • "Join our Family" sign up for our email list at to get the scoop in presales, contests and upcoming shows!
  • Make a night of it, dine next door at the Wild Note Cafe and enter through the restaurant side.
  • Belly Up social media rocks! Funny videos, contests, exclusive band news!
  • Having a birthday or special event? Book your group into a show! Contact to get the party started!

More Information

  • Weddings
  • Total Number of Seats: 350
  • Private Room Capacity: 600

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