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missbritknee Jan 8, 2011 02:52 PM

My 21st is in 2 weeks. It's also my "golden birthday." I'm pretty stoked and excited. However, I'm having a hard time finding a place that I can drink and have fun at, and still be able to invite my friends who are not 21 yet. Any ideas?

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    gator28 RE: missbritknee Jan 8, 2011 04:46 PM

    Do you like margaritas? Tony's Jacal in Solana Beach has some pretty stellar cadillac margaritas and a large tequila selection. The food is pretty good too, for a Mexican sit-down restaurant. I've celebrated a couple of birthdays there. If you call ahead, they can sit up a big table up for you on the patio. They also have a mariachi band...it's very festive!

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      DougOLis RE: missbritknee Jan 10, 2011 12:20 PM

      Blind Lady
      Craft & Commerce (I'm not positive this is all ages)
      Neighborhood/Noble Experiment (ditto on the ages. definitely not Noble)
      Searsucker
      Quality Social

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        normalheightsfoodie RE: missbritknee Jan 11, 2011 08:36 AM

        This is the one time to leave those under 21 behind, try small bar in University Heights.

        If you must have your younger friends, get a large table on the patio at Alphonsos. They are able to keep it warm outside and their margaritas are great, and they have fun dishes liek nacho's that are good for the table.

        Have a happy birthday, you share the same day as my wife.

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