Saltwater Private Events

Saltwater Private Dining

Immerse yourself in a luxurious atmosphere reminiscent of the Grand Canal in Venice and experience why Saltwater has been voted best seafood restaurant in San Diego’s Gaslamp district. Enjoy fresh caught flavors paired with glasses of fine wine, surrounded by contemporary décor featuring varnished mahogany walls, scenic portholes, and marble-dressed bar top! Treat your taste buds to an exquisite dining journey at Saltwater – Downtown SD’s finest seafood destination.

Celebrate any Occasion!


If you’re looking for an extraordinary private dining experience in San Diego, look no further than Saltwater! Our luxurious seafood restaurant offers unforgettable experiences with options to suit almost any size gathering. From the intimate Wine Room with seating of up to 10 guests, to a full restaurant buyout that can accommodate up to 200 guests, there’s something for everyone. Enjoy uninterrupted and exclusive service in our private glass-encased wine cellar! Allow us to provide a memorable and one-of-a-kind event for you and your guests.

Spaces Available:

  • Wine Room (10 guests)
  • Patio (15 guests)
  • Parklet (40 guests)
  • Main Dining Room (40-80 guests)
  • Full Buyout (200 guests)

Only the best for our guests


Come experience an unforgettable dining experience at our San Diego Seafood restaurant! Our luxurious yacht setting, complete with varnished mahogany walls and scenic portholes, will whisk you away. With fresh fish flown in daily from the Mediterranean and signature dishes crafted by our executive chef Christopher Washburn, you’re sure to be delighted. Enjoy exquisite wines that perfectly complement your meal and let us help plan your next big event – whether it’s a birthday party, anniversary, or corporate event.

Our Event Specialties:

  • Corporate Events
  • Rehearsal Dinners
  • Charity Events
  • Anniversaries
  • Graduations
  • Birthday Parties
  • Quinceañeras
  • Retirement parties
  • Family Reunions
  • Bat Mitzvahs
  • Award Ceremonies
  • And More!
Do you have a private room? What is the capacity?

If you are looking for an exquisite San Diego private dining experience, then Saltwater is the place for you! Our private wine room seats up to 12 guests max! It is perfect for small business meetings, client dinners and celebrations.

I’m coming to celebrate my birthday/graduation/bachelor party, what kind of events could you host?

We’re happy to host any kind of event you have! Whether it’s a corporate event, graduation, anniversary, or any other occasion, just give us a call and let us know which one you are celebrating!