Excellent views? Check. Within walking distance of Oceanside Pier? Check. Your new home at The ViewPointe awaits. Enjoy your own private rooftop deck, complete with stunning views of the Pacific, nestled within the heart of San Diego’s North County region.
Oceanside beckons outside your door. A brief walk takes you to Oceanside Museum of Art or the California Surf Museum. At OMA, take in the artistic interpretations of the ordinary as expressed by Marjorie Nodelman, the self-proclaimed “first punk artist” who helped create the San Diego art scene. Check out the history of both surfboards and skateboards at the California Surf Museum or gawk in awe at the tiger-shark bite marks left in surfer and inspirational speaker Bethany Hamilton’s surfboard, in an exhibit dedicated to her life-changing experience. Explore more of the blossoming art scene during the ever-changing First Friday Art Walk. Each month, different venues host artists, art showings, and live music in downtown Oceanside.
Enjoy dinner at Masters Kitchen and Cocktail, housed in a 1930s-era garage that once served as a dragster repair shop. Sample from dishes such as duck confit macaroni and cheese or the acclaimed garlic kale that made it onto Zagat’s “10 Best San Diego Dishes” list of 2015. Dive into the craft beer scene at Bagby Beer Company, founded by award-winning brewer Jeff Bagby. Dubbed by San Diego Reader a “craft beer mecca,” the bar and brewery offers an impressive array of draught beers, including 15 to 20 ever-changing selections created in-house. Bagby offers plenty of pub fare as well, including burgers, baja fish tacos, and pork belly sliders. The outdoor garden areas are dog-friendly, so you can stop in while taking your best four-legged friend for a healthy stroll.