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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


J-Boog with i-Octane

Belly Up
May 27, 2018

The island reggae star, is touring fresh off the release of his Grammy nominated album, House Wash Ting, and also behind the smash hit, 'Do It Again" featuring Chris Brown and Tyga.


Madeleine Peyroux

Belly Up
May 28, 2018

Madeleine Peyroux, and American Jazz singer, songwriter has been compared vocally to Billy Holiday. Come join Madeleine Peyroux in a tight trio configuration of voice, guitar and bass–a concert...


Xavier Rudd: Storm Boy Tour

Belly Up
May 29, 2018

Xavier Rudd And The United Nations finds the iconic Australian solo artist in full band mode for the first time in a long and successful career, and introduces new album Nanna to Xavier's diverse and...


Xavier Rudd: Storm Boy Tour

Belly Up
May 30, 2018

Xavier Rudd And The United Nations finds the iconic Australian solo artist in full band mode for the first time in a long and successful career, and introduces new album Nanna to Xavier's diverse and...


The Dead Milkmen

Belly Up
May 31, 2018

The Dead Milkmen distinguished themselves in the hardcore punk scene of the early 1980s through their jangly punk sound and sardonic humor delivered with thick Philadelphia accents. They attracted...


Greg Laswell with Tolan Shaw

Belly Up
Jun 1, 2018

San Diego-native Greg Laswell is a musician, recording engineer, and producer that's released seven studio albums as well as several EPs and special singles, many of which have been featured in films...


Nicki Bluhm with Mapache

Belly Up
Jun 5, 2018

Nicki has filled a void in music with her brand of vintage-tinged rocking country soul -- music that's like an enchanting friend you've known for a short while, but feels like you've known forever.


The Yardbirds

Belly Up
Jun 6, 2018

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame band The Yardbirds, earned their accolades by contributing to the foundation for rock music in England with songs like “For Your Love”, “Heart Full of...


B-Side Players

Belly Up
Jun 8, 2018

The award-winning latin funk project released their 10th record, Revolutionize, that hosts features from Poncho Sanchez, Raul Pacheco of Ozomatli, and Ryan Moran of Slightly Stoopid!


The Sword

Belly Up
Jun 9, 2018

This metal band is known for weaving tales of fantasy and science fiction using their masterful guitar prowess, manifested in songs like "Freya", "The Chronomancer I: Hubris", and all the hits from...


JD McPherson with Nicole Atkins

Belly Up
Jun 12, 2018

Rootsy, Oklahoma-born singer/songwriter, that brings the forgotten lessons from the earliest days of rock & roll into a future that has room for the modernities of the 21st century.


The Calling with Tearaways

Belly Up
Jun 13, 2018

The band’s powerful, emotionally charged song, "Wherever You Will Go", is immediately recognizable to millions of music lovers, and now they are back with new music to come!

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

  • Private Room Capacity: 600

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