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Where University Heights meets New Zealand.


Kairoa Brewing Company's footprint is over 10,000 square feet and includes a rooftop patio, industrial brewpub/dining room, and a semi-private event area.


Our upscale modern-farmhouse atmosphere creates a welcoming, and casual environment with plenty of lounge areas, dining rooms, and bar spaces for any type of event.

With our in-house brewery, we provide 24 taps, an expansive wine list, and an array of food packages to choose from… you’ll be able to provide your guests with everything they need.

Large Party Reservations

For parties of 12 - 25

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  • Capacity 12-25

Partial or Full Buyout

We offer over 10,000 square feet of potential space for any, and all of your event needs. Our upscale modern-farmhouse atmosphere creates a welcoming, and casual environment with plenty of lounge, dining, and bar space for any type of event.

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  • Capacity 258

In-House Events

Hours & Location

Hours and Location

View Kairoa at 4601 Park Blvd,
San Diego, CA 92116 on Google Maps

Call Kairoa by phone at (619) 295-1355

Get Directions to Kairoa via Google Maps

Monday - Tuesday

Wednesday - Thursday
4 - 10 (kitchen until 9 pm)

4 - 11 (kitchen until 9 pm)

12 - 11 (kitchen until 9)

10 - 8 (kitchen until 7)
Brunch from 10-2pm!

About Us

Kairoa is the culmination of our passion for food, beer, and our original home country of New Zealand. We are a family-owned company, with roots in Kaikoura and Akaroa, NZ.

The sweeping landscape with undulating hills, green pastures, lush rainforests, and snow-capped mountains is the perfect mix of rugged beauty and tranquility. A feeling we are happy to bring you in University Heights. 

Our mission is to create delicious beer and food that makes people feel right at home.

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Looking for Reservations?

Anything less than 12 people,
will be considered a walk-in. 
If you plan to join us on a weekend, we just recommend showing up a few minutes early in case there is a wait. You’re welcome to grab drinks on the first floor!

Have a group of 12-20?
We take large party reservations! For more info, Click Here.

Looking to book a partial or full buyout?
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For General Inquiries

Fill out the info form, or give us a call at (619) 295-1355.

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We are currently not hiring for any positions.

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