Even better than meeting Santa at the mall is a special meal followed by a longer-than-usual one-on-one chat with the big man. Here are a few San Diego restaurants hosting breakfast with Santa…
San Diego Safari Park has invited Santa and some extra nice animals for breakfast in the scenic Kilima Point. Join them on Saturday, December 13th and Sunday, December 21st at 9 a.m. Breakfast is $23.95 per person for adults and $14.95 for children ages 3 through 11, plus park admission for nonmembers. Call 619.718.3000 to reserve a spot.
Harbor House in Seaport Village on December 13th and 14th will host seatings at 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. that include full breakfast, face painting, balloon artists, gift for each child and kids show. $25 per person. Call 619.235-4014 Ext. 8 for reservations.
Paradise Point Hotel is hosting Santa while he’s still here on his vacation. December 7th, 14th & 21st from 9 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. Call 858.274.4630 for more information.
Hard Rock Cafe is hosting a breakfast with Santa December 14th & December 20th with 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. seatings. Enjoy a full breakfast buffet with Hullabaloo singing your favorite holiday songs. Santa, who is coming all the way from the North Pole, will share his jolly cheer for photos and receiving your child’s holiday wishes. $15 per person. 2 and younger are free. Call 619.615.7625 for reservations.
Cafe Cayote in Old Town celebrates with a fiesta for Santa on December 14th at 9 a.m. This event includes face painting, picture and a gift for each child. $12.95 per adult and $9.95 per child age 10 and younger. Reserve your seat by calling 619.291.4695.
Seaworld’s breakfast with Santa and Shamu takes place each weekend from now through Christmas. Tickets cost $26 per adult and $16 per child. Visit seaworldparks.com for more information.
The 6th Annual Parent Connection Breakfast with Santa is the best of the best. Not only will your kids get up close and personal with Santa, they’ll mingle with Queen Elsa, sing along with Hullabaloo, participate in holiday crafts and cookie decorating receive a complimentary professional photo. The members-only event takes place on Saturday, December 13 from 8:30-10:30am at the Hilton Garden Inn San Diego in Carmel Valley. Price is $20 per adult and $17 per child 2+ years old. Parent Connection annual memberships are only $20 per year for the whole family. Call 858.626.6944 for more information.