We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cali Comfort BBQ

8910 Troy St, Spring Valley, CA 91977-2609
+1 619-337-0670
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“tri tip” (13 reviews)
“brisket” (11 reviews)
“peach cobbler” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Barbecue
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
8910 Troy St, Spring Valley, CA 91977-2609
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (77)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 77 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

After hiking around SD National Wildlife Refuge we wanted a cold beer and comfort food. We sat in the bar and enjoyed the high tables. Didn’t notice the dog friendly patio which would have been nice, too. Several good beers to choose from including a...More

Thank BucketOn
Reviewed 18 April 2018

This place is great. We have been there many times, as we used to live in the area. Great BBQ, made with lots of love and skill. I have tried all of their meats and have no complaints. If I don't get a platter, I...More

Thank Ahkilah A
Reviewed 22 March 2018

I returned to Cali Comfort and had some of their Chicken Wings as I sat in the Bar area. Both Brittany and Maria the bartenders and servers were so nice and had very bubbly personalities. I had half of my order of Chicken Wings with...More

Thank grandslamhomer
Reviewed 5 March 2018

This place is really off the beaten track. So glad we found it and had lunch there. Delicious pulled pork, large portions and outstanding flavor. Very casual and enjoyable. Prices are very reasonable. Will definitely go back and try something different.

Thank Charleen J
Shawn W, Owner at Cali Comfort BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Thank you for the review Charleen! We hope to serve you again soon!

Reviewed 5 February 2018

The food was great and the service by our waitress I want to say her name wad Martha or Maria was outstanding. Truly recommend.

Thank lilydubois
Shawn W, Owner at Cali Comfort BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Thank you for the awesome review Lily!

Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed a great meal at CC BBQ. The meal was served hot, fresh and fast. I had the tri tip platter which came with a lot of food. The meat was very tender, baked beans were delicious and corn bread was fantastic. The service was...More

Thank Greg S
Shawn W, Owner at Cali Comfort BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Thank you for your positive feedback Greg!

Reviewed 28 January 2018

We wanted to try a place off the beaten path. We got to Cali Comfort and ordered the Brisket Slider basket and the wings with 2 different sauces. This was just delicious! We really enjoyed it. GO FOR THE GUSTO!

Thank Marshmallowman
Shawn W, Owner at Cali Comfort BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Thank you for coming out to try us! We appreciate your feedback!

Reviewed 9 January 2018

My wife and I visited Cali Comfort tonight for some dinner sandwiches. Socorro our server nicely greeted us with a big smile and took our drink orders. We order 2 Pacifico Michelada's which were only $5.00, and were huge and delicious. We asked Socorro to...More

1  Thank grandslamhomer
Shawn W, Owner at Cali Comfort BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2018

Thank you for visiting our restaurant in Spring Valley! We appreciate your detailed review about your experience with Socorro and with Ian. As you can tell our team has a passion for hospitality and loves providing memorable service. Hopefully we can serve you again sometime...More

Reviewed 12 December 2017

The waitress were friendly, and the food was delicious....I sat at the bar and grabbed a craft beer, good selection of brews and big TV's to watch games. I ordered the brisket plate with Mac and cheese and the jalapeño cheddar cornbread...damn that was bomb!...More

Thank Kenneth_SD
SPW23, Owner at Cali Comfort BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2017

Thanks so much Kenneth!! Can't wait to have you back in!

Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

They usually have the popular fights on or games, and the food is delicious. Please don’t expect healthy, but they offer the best comfort food!

1  Thank dreamergirl91977
Nearby HotelsSee all Spring Valley Hotels
Rodeway Inn Lemon Grove
39 reviews
2.80 km away
Lodge Of La Mesa
784 reviews
3.47 km away
Motel 6 La Mesa CA
303 reviews
4.31 km away
Days Inn & Suites San Diego SDSU
357 reviews
4.34 km away
Nearby Restaurants
El Puerto Taco Shop
11 reviews
.15 km away
Charley's Famous Hamburgers
14 reviews
1.42 km away
7 reviews
1.49 km away
Nearby Attractions
World's Largest Lemon
26 reviews
2.23 km away
Mount Helix Park
105 reviews
4.03 km away
Helix Brewing Co.
13 reviews
4.14 km away
Bolt Brewery
10 reviews
4.06 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Cali Comfort BBQ staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Television, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8910 Troy St, Spring Valley, CA 91977-2609
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Spring Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 619-337-0670
  • E-mail
Located ten minutes east of Downtown San Diego, Cali Comfort BBQ is quickly becoming known to locals outside of East County as the go-to destination for Slow Smoked Barbecue and San Diegan Hospitality! At Cali Comfort BBQ in the heart of Spring Valley, we barbecue all of our meats in our Ole Hickory Smoker with select cooking woods after they have been seasoned with our specialty Cali Dry Rub. Passionate about remaining true to barbecue tradition, we have developed our menus for our Low -N- Slow Cali BBQ Restaurant and Catering Events to offer only the highest quality barbecue in San Diego. Since we smoke the traditional way, "low-n-slow" there are times that we run out due to increased cravings for great tasting barbecue. We know that those of you who understand the true art of barbecue realize that once we are out, we are out. We cannot smoke up another batch of great tasting BBQ until the next day. A general rule of thumb for our smoked meats are as follows:
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing