Fresh air, panoramic views, a delish meal, and a tipple or two in hand – who wouldn’t enjoy al fresco dining in beautiful San Diego?

If you’ve got a party to plan, we have the perfect San Diego event space for enjoying under the sun or stars. Carnitas’ Snack Shack – with locations in North Park and Embarcadero – offers the ideal venue and catering services for fun and memorable gatherings.

Whether you want to mark a special milestone or you just want to celebrate with friends and family, we’re here to make your life easier. Check out our convenient locations right in the heart of San Diego.

Carnitas’ North Park

Add another dimension to your parties with our playful and unpretentious “backyard hangout,” ideal for intimate outdoor wedding ceremonies, cocktail parties, and even casual corporate gatherings. Carnitas’ North Park is our original Snack Shack location. This San Diego event space features cedarwood elements, lush greenery, and comfy chairs for lounging around. This hidden gem can accommodate up to 200 people.


San Diego Event Space


Carnitas’ Embarcadero

With a breathtaking view of boats cruising around San Diego Bay, there isn’t a bad seat in the house at Carnitas’ Snack Shack Embarcadero. This 9,840 ft San Diego event space is in close proximity to many attractions including the San Diego Convention Center, Headquarters, Seaport Village, Gaslamp Quarter and the USS Midway. It boasts a state of the art architectural design, a 28-seat outdoor bar, and a hip and happening vibe. This location can accommodate up to 600 people.

Customizable Menus // Catering is something else

Keep your guests happy with our well-loved pork-centric treats, served in true Southern California fashion. Our award-winning chef executes our fantastic menu of tacos, sandwiches, burgers and other porky treats. We also have a rotating beer selection and handcrafted specialty cocktails made from fresh ingredients. To complete your Carnitas’ experience, we also offer a wide range of mouthwatering desserts. Of course, we’ll be happy to help you customize your menu according to your budget and preferences. only NP has cocktails

San Diego Event Space – How & Where To Book Your Next Event

For those special occasions where a boring San Diego event space simply won’t do, bring your guests to Carnitas’ Snack Shack and we’ll take care of everything until the last song.

By the way, live music and multiple entertainment options are also available on both venues. Live music is only for EMB.


San Diego Event Space


Wedding + Reception

Planning a wedding is one of life’s most memorable (and stressful!) events. From engagement dinners to wedding after-parties, this San Diego event space is the perfect venue to create the memories you have imagined.

Corporate Events

With a wide open space and a capacity to fit your group, Carnitas’ Snack Shack is the ideal spot for your next corporate gathering.

Family Events And Other Gatherings

Don’t settle for an ordinary San Diego event space. Add a special twist to your next party with friends or family with Carnitas’ Snack Shack’s breathtaking setting and spectacular dining experience.

Ready To Book?

There is no party like a Carnitas’ Snack Shack party. Get in touch with us and schedule a tour of our locations.