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70th Yard House restaurant in U.S. to open in Shoppes at Carlsbad

ORLANDO, FL (November 21, 2017)Yard House, the modern American gathering place offering 100+ beers on tap and more than 100 menu items made from scratch, will open its 70th restaurant this December in Carlsbad, Calif. Housed in the newly renovated Shoppes at Carlsbad near the Oceanside community, the restaurant will be the 22nd Yard House location in the state.

Known for helping revolutionize the craft beer movement upon first opening in 1996 in Long Beach, Calif., Yard House Carlsbad will serve 130 beers on tap – featuring more than 40 local craft beers from 23 San Diego breweries, including Coronado, Ballast Point, and Modern Times.

In addition to Yard House’s extensive signature beer selection, the restaurant will feature a broad menu of American favorites with a selection of globally-inspired flavors, from salads, street tacos and grilled burgers to seafood, steaks and ribs. Gluten-sensitive, vegan and vegetarian options are also available. Spanning more than 12,000 sq. ft. with indoor and outdoor seating for up to 452 guests, the atmosphere is enhanced by a curated playlist of classic and current rock hits and abstract artwork by Jerome Gastaldi throughout the space.

“We’re pleased to join the Carlsbad community and are excited that this milestone Yard House location is a part of the new Shoppes at Carlsbad. The extensive food menu, renowned beer selection and fun soundtrack will be sure to appeal to guests looking to catch the game, share appetizers over drinks with friends, or simply enjoy a great meal with family,” said Ben Benzon, general manager of Yard House Carlsbad.

Housed within the 3,000-gallon, glass-enclosed keg room are the five-limited release beers, in addition to the full selection of beer, featured on the rotating “Chalkboard Series” and 12 draft beers that will make their debut for the first time at a Yard House restaurant, including:

  • Alpine Rotating (Alpine, Calif.)
  • Bagby Rotating (Oceanside, Calif.)
  • Green Flash Remix (San Diego, Calif.)
  • Julian Apple Pie (Julian, Calif.)
  • Kern River Rotating (Kernville, Calif.)
  • Mission Guava IPA (San Diego, Calif.)
  • Novo Brazil Berlin's Passion (Chula Vista, Calif.)
  • Novo Brazil Chula Pils (Chula Vista, Calif.)
  • Rouleur Dopeur (Carlsbad, Calif.)
  • Societe Rotating (San Diego, Calif.)
  • Societe The Apprentice (San Diego, Calif.)
  • Stone Ripper (Escondido, Calif.)

The growing Carlsbad community and visitors to the recently modernized Shoppes at Carlsbad can stop in for the best happy hour specials for an after-work drink or late night bite. Yard House Happy Hour and Late Night Happy Hour features half-priced appetizers and pizzas, including favorites like the Onion Ring Tower and Poke Nachos. Happy Hour is available Monday through Friday from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., and Late Night Happy Hour is available Sunday through Wednesday from 10:00 p.m. to close.

To celebrate the new restaurant opening, Yard House will donate $2,000 to Feeding San Diego, a local Feeding America food bank. The restaurant will also select a local non-profit to become the beneficiary of its weekly Harvest program, which coordinates surplus food donations to food banks and other charitable organizations across the country.

The restaurant is expected to bring more than 200 new jobs to the area, with team member positions ranging from hourly to management level. Motivated and enthusiastic potential team members can apply for open positions at

Yard House Carlsbad will be open daily for lunch, dinner, happy hour, and late-night dining, and is located at 2525 El Camino Real in Carlsbad, Calif. within The Shoppes at Carlsbad, adjacent to the Regal Cinemas.

About Yard House

Yard House is the modern American gathering place, where food and beer lovers unite. With an endless fleet of tap handles featuring the best American craft and import beers, each Yard House location offers 100+ draft brews and an array of crafted cocktails. Our globally-inspired menu features more than 100 made-from-scratch favorites, from salads, street tacos and grilled burgers to seafood, steaks and ribs. Each Yard House has a distinct vibe with custom artwork, a classic and current rock soundtrack of 10,000 songs, and glass-enclosed keg room housing up to 3,000 gallons of fresh, quality beer. Founded in Long Beach, Calif., in 1996, Yard House now has 70 restaurants across 24 states and is open daily for lunch, dinner, happy hour and late-night dining. For more information, visit or connect with us on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.


Stephanie Glessner     |     404.879.9072     |