Balboa Peninsula

Charlie’s Chili Restaurant


The locals’ favorite landmark and home of the World Famous Chili Cheese Omelette since 1967. Serving breakfast all day. American, Mexican, and seafood. Enjoy ocean view dining and people-watching. Bring the kids, dogs, bikes, rollerblades, and appetite!

  • Pet Friendly
Yelp Based on 397 Reviews Yelp

Stopped here for lunch while on vacation. Dope local spot. Highly recommended! No lines, great food, good atmosphere, friendly staff. Did I say great... More

Stopped for a snack while on a bike ride on the boardwalk and was pleasantly surprised! The wait staff was super friendly and very good! The food was... More

My two favorite meals from here are the fried shrimp and the turkey sandwich! The fried shrimp comes with fries and it's one of the simplest and yummiest... More