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Ruby’s Diner – Balboa Pier


The bright red vinyl booths, white Formica tables, and soda fountains at Ruby’s Diner have made this family-friendly establishment a Southern California favorite. Enjoy the 1940s nostalgic atmosphere while dining on a variety of delicious burgers, shakes, and fries.

  • ADA Accessible
  • Beer & Wine
  • Breakfast
  • Casual Dining
  • Dinner
  • Fast Food
  • Group Dining
  • Kid Friendly
  • Lunch
  • Ocean/Water View
  • On The Water
  • Outdoor Dining
  • Take Out
Yelp Based on 325 Reviews Yelp

Here on Fourth of July and was immediately acknowledged and sat. Our waitress was very attentive and our meal was delicious. My fiancé and I split the... More

Walked in to Rubys at 730pm with 2 young kids and my wife because all we wanted was ice-cream and desserts. Sat down at the table. Server came over. We... More

The reason you would be going here is because it's at the end of the pier and it's a novelty. The servers were overwhelmed and marginal at best. The food... More

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