Location

The Big Kitchen Cafe is conveniently close to downtown San Diego and accessible from EVERYWHERE!

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Here’s How to Get Here From There…

From Interstate 5 North:
  • As you enter the downtown San Diego area, stay in the right side lanes and prepare to exit on Pershing Drive.
  • Exit onto Pershing Drive just after the downtown “S” curve. The exit will split, so make sure you stay to the left to continue on Pershing.
  • The first stop light you come to will be 26th Street. As you approach, make sure you’re in the right lane so you can turn right onto 26th St.
  • Travel up the 26th St hill until you get to the second stop sign – “A” Street.
  • Turn left on A St. and travel about a 1/4 mile to Fern St.
  • Take a left on Fern St and go about another 1/4 mile until you reach Grape St.
  • Take a left on Grape St and find a place to park anywhere in the neighborhood because YOU’RE HERE and you must be starving from all that driving!
From Interstate 5 South:
  • As you approach the downtown San Diego area, get off on the Pershing St. exit.
  • The first stop light you come to will be 26th Street. As you approach, make sure you’re in the right lane so you can turn right onto 26th St.
  • Travel up the 26th St hill until you get to the second stop sign – “A” Street.
  • Turn left on A St. and travel about a 1/4 mile to Fern St.
  • Take a left on Fern St and go about another 1/4 mile until you reach Grape St.
  • Take a left on Grape St and find a place to park anywhere in the neighborhood because YOU’RE HERE and you must be starving from all that driving!
From State Route 94 East:
  • Take the 28th St. exit.
  • Take a right off the exit and head north on 28th St.
  • Travel approximately a half mile and take a right onto Broadway
  • Continue approximately 1 mile to 30th St. and take a left onto 30th.
  • Continue north on 30th Street approximately 2 miles to Grape St.
  • Take a left on Grape Street and find a place to park anywhere in the neighborhood because YOU’RE HERE and you must be starving from all that driving!
From State Route 94 West:
  • As you approach the city of San Diego, take the 30th St. exit and stay to the right side.
  • Take a right off the exit onto Broadway.
  • Travel around the curve and up the hill to the 30 St. stop light.
  • Take a right onto 30th Street and travel north approximately 2 miles to Grape St.
  • Take a left on Grape Street and find a place to park anywhere in the neighborhood because YOU’RE HERE and you must be starving from all that driving!
From Interstate 805 North:
  • Take the North Park Way / University Avenue exit.
  • Stay to the left side of the exit and prepare to stop at a stop sign.
  • Go straight through the stop sign and continue on North Park Way.
  • You’ll travel about 5 blocks to the second stop light which will be 30th St.
  • Take a left on 30th Street.
  • Travel south on 30th Street until you get to Upas Street.  Pay attention now…. 30th St. kinda breaks here so look over to your left and you’ll see where it continues.
  • Take a left at Upas St. and then a quick right to continue on 30th St.
  • Continue southward on 30th Street for about 2 miles until you reach Grape St.
  • When you stop at the stop sign at 30th & Grape, you’re lookin’ right at us!  Find a place to park anywhere in the neighborhood because YOU’RE HERE and you must be starving from all that driving!
From Interstate 805 South:
  • Take the University Avenue exit and stay to the left side of the exit ramp.
  • Turn right onto University Avenue from the freeway exit and head west on University.
  • Stay on the left side of University Avenue for about a half mile until you reach 30th Street.
  • Take a left on 30th Street.
  • Travel south on 30th Street until you get to Upas Street.  Pay attention now…. 30th St. kinda breaks here so look over to your left and you’ll see where it continues.
  • Take a left at Upas St. and then a quick right to continue on 30th St.
  • Continue southward on 30th Street for about 2 miles until you reach Grape St.
  • When you stop at the stop sign at 30th & Grape, you’re lookin’ right at us!  Find a place to park anywhere in the neighborhood because YOU’RE HERE and you must be starving from all that driving!