Private Events

Parties of 20 and more are consider a private party.
Please use links below to book your event or view venue details.

Streetside Lounge

Streetside Lounge

Beautiful indoor open-air space with large glass doors facing Kettner Blvd. Featuring a flavorful menu by Chef Redzikowski plus an extensive wine list and craft cocktail menu.  Located next to the bar, the communal seating is perfect for groups and creates and fun and casual vibe.

Seated: 20 guests | Reception: 20 guests

William Kettner's Dining Room

William Kettner’s Dining Room

Semi-private, charming indoor space with stunning views of the harbor, set in an elegant environment with luxe booth seating.  Chef’s dishes are served family-style, to be shared and enjoyed by everyone at the table. 

Seated: 25 guests | Reception: N/A

Admirals Quarters (101-108)
Admirals Quarters (101-108)

Admirals Quarters (101-108)

Exceptional dining experience in a sophisticated yet comfortable environment. This intimate space is perfect for hosting wedding rehearsals, business dinners, showers and all special events. Chef’s dishes are served family-style, to be shared and enjoyed by everyone at the table.

Seated: 40 guests | Reception: N/A

Harbor View Dining (601-706)

Harbor View Dining (601-706)

Prime harbor view location for hosting private luncheons, business meetings, wedding receptions and holiday parties.  This impressive space highlights the restaurant’s Orchid and Onion award for architecture in 2015. Chef’s dishes are served family-style, to be shared and enjoyed by everyone at the table.

Seated: 60 guests | Reception: N/A

William Kettner's Rooftop Lounge
William Kettner's Rooftop Lounge
William Kettner's Rooftop Lounge

William Kettner’s Rooftop Lounge

Our outdoor patio, sophisticated decor and welcoming atmosphere, can accommodate events of many sizes and create the perfect atmosphere for an evening of socializing. Food will be served buffet style with the option for tray-passed appetizers.

Lounge Seating: 70 | Reception: 125

Lido Deck 1 & 2
Lido Deck 1 & 2

Lido Deck 1 & 2

Semi private space located on our open air rooftop. Perfect gathering setting for lively and fun-loving guests with front row access to unique entertainment. 

Lido Deck 1 – Lounge Seating: 16 | Reception: 25

Lido Deck 2 – Lounge Seating: 20 | Reception: 40

Nautical Lounge (1st Level Lounge)
Nautical Lounge (1st Level Lounge)
Nautical Lounge (1st Level Lounge)

Nautical Lounge (1st Level Lounge)

This section has a vibrant bar, comfortable lounge seating, and two high top dining tables. Chef’s signature family style menu is certain to impress your clients, friends and family.

Lounge Seating: 30 | Reception: 50

Fireside Lounge (200, 300 & 400)

Fireside Lounge (200, 300 & 400)

This uniquely designed space is perfect for corporate receptions and happy hours. Located on our 1st level in an intriguing and intimate environment with a cozy fireplace and easy bar access.

Lounge Seating: 30 | Reception: 40

Hidden Chef's Table

Hidden Chef’s Table

Experience a private, guided 5 course menu and cocktail paring with Executive Chef Brian Redzikowski and Beverage Director, Claire Sexton. Set at the hidden Chef’s table in the Kettner Exchange Kitchen, guests have a front row seat to the action.  Featuring “themed” off menu hand-crafted items paired with exclusive seasonal cocktails, this special tasting is the ultimate dining experience. 

Seated: 10 guests

Parklet
Parklet
Parklet

Parklet

To adhere with COVID-19 regulations, we have created a wonderful outdoor dining area. This space is decked out with umbrellas to protect from the sun and comfortable turf beneath your feet. Food will be served buffet style with the option for tray-passed appetizers.

Seated: 70 | Reception: N/A

Crow's Nest

Crow’s Nest

Designed by one of Baja California’s premiere interior design studios, Casa Duhagon, this open-air space is truly unique. It provides impressive views of the San Diego harbor and sunset as one of only a couple of rooftops in Little Italy. There’s an intimate capacity for either a casual or formal experience to celebrate a birthday, baby shower, engagement dinner or any special occasion.

Seated: 20  | Reception: 20

Have Your Next Event at Kettner Exchange