El Chingon is located at 560 5th Avenue
10 PM – 2 AM Tues, Fri, Sat
Inspired by Pancho Villa and the pistoleros of the Mexican Revolution, El Chingon is a new (bad ass) concept in the San Diego Gaslamp. With an exciting menu featuring some Mexican classics, we will serve only the best of the best when it comes to ingredients and spirits.
Nothing makes great Mexican food better than a little something to quench your thirst! Aside from our curated selection of tequilas, mezcales and sotoles, we’ve carefully crafted a drink menu that will pair perfectly with any menu item or stand boldly alone like the Mexican Firing Squad or the Battle of Juarez!
- El Chingon is a restaurant /nightclub hybrid.
- It is open til 2 AM daily but events are on Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays.
- This venue always feature top local DJs.
Where is El Chingon located?
El Chingon is located in the heart of the Gaslamp Quarter.
How much is cover charge at El Chingon?
El Chingon does not have general admission.
How long will I have to wait at El Chingon?
Expect to wait anywhere from 20-50 min depending on when you arrive.
When is El Chingon open?
El Chingon has club events on Tuesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays.
What are the best nights to go to El Chingon?
All nights are good.
What is the dress code at El Chingon?
Smart casual is fine but dress to impress! Collared shirt / jeans / dress shoes for guys. Avoid anything that can be considered sportswear (track jackets, jerseys, sneakers, hats, etc). Unless you’re a celebrity – in that case you can dress however you please.
How much do drinks cost at El Chingon?
Expect to pay $5-15 for cocktails.
Does El Chingon have a free guest list?
El Chingon has a free guestlist on most days. You can sign yourself +5 up for the free guest list using the free Discotech mobile app.
On the other hand, if you’re tired of looking up “top clubs in San Diego,” we’ve got you covered. You can check the best nightclubs in San Diego and get information on the guest list, bottle service and more.
What kind of music do they play at El Chingon?
El Chingon features mostly high energy, open format.
You can also check out San Diego’s great selection of hip hop nightlife.
Where can I find a list of upcoming events / DJs at El Chingon?
You can download the Discotech app to see upcoming events, and book tables for El Chingon.