by Maren Dougherty - 200 Reviews - 32 List
If glassware had a beauty contest, the martini glass would win by a landslide. Sleek and sexy, martinis evoke a "Mad Men"-era sophistication. These days, you can't drink 'em at work but we've scoured San Diego's top night spots to recommend five excellent venues for enjoying the gin or vodka-based goodness.
Updated: December 22, 2009
It may be hard to believe, but the specialty drinks are even more delectable than the servers in tight white pants. The basil and pineapple vodka martini is a standout. All drinks are half price during the 5pm-7pm happy hours, Monday through Saturday.