The dining room at Provisional, a restaurant at Pendry San Diego, a luxury Downtown San Diego hotel
The dining room at Provisional, a restaurant at Pendry San Diego, a luxury Gaslamp boutique hotel


A whimsical space for homegrown fare & artisanal goods

Designed in partnership with Raan and Lindsay Parton from LA’s innovative retail concept, Alchemy Works, Provisional is a restaurant-marketplace hybrid featuring seasonal fare and gourmet takeaway options. A communal dining space features a Vittoria Coffee espresso bar, bistro tables, and a retail space set within a greenhouse, where guests can shop a curated collection of homeware, ceramics, apothecary items, pantry staples, and jewelry.

Contact & Hours

  • 425 5th Avenue
  • San Diego, CA 92101
  • Brunch
  • Daily | 7:00am - 2:00pm
  • Cocktail Hour
  • Wednesday - Friday | 4:00pm - 6:00pm
  • Dinner
  • Wednesday, Thursday & Sunday | 5:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Friday & Saturday | 5:00pm - 10:00pm
  • Delivery & Take Out Available

San Diego Restaurant Week

Enjoy a three-course San Diego Restaurant Week dinner menu from Chef Brandon Sloan. Inspired by the authentic flavors of Southern Italy, Chef Sloan has created a noteworthy menu featuring locally sourced produce from the region’s farms.

September 24th – October 1st, 2023


Inspired by the spirit of Thanksgiving, join some of San Diego’s most renowned chefs as they prepare, service and share dinner with a cause. The Chefsgiving meal will include a take of each Chef’s favorite Thanksgiving dish, served family-style with wine pairings. You’ll get a chance to chat with the chefs as San Diego television personalities Audra Stafford and Joe Little host the evening.

November 9, 2023 | 6:00pm | $175* per person, includes a $35 donation to the San Diego Food Bank and wine pairings from Prisoner “Unshackled”.

Participating Chefs

  • Executive Sous Chef Brandon Sloan, Provisional
  • Executive Chef Chris Gentile, Rancho Valencia
  • Executive Chef Jojo Ruiz, Lionfish
  • Chef Davin Waite, Wrench and Rodent/The Plot
  • Chef Matthew Lyons, Tribute Pizza
  • Executive Chef Carlos Anthony, Herb and Wood
  • Executive Chef Roberto Alcocer, Valle
  • Pastry Chef Evan Kenmore, Provisional
  • Pastry Chef Aly Lyng, Georges at The Cove/Sandpiper

*Tickets inclusive of service charge and tax.

Wine Down Wednesdays

Mid-week made better. Join us at Provisional every Wednesday from 5:00pm to 8:00pm for live acoustic music, weekly wine specials, complimentary cheese tastings and more, all in our casual yet chic setting in the heart of the Gaslamp Quarter.

Date Night at Provisional Kitchen

Table for two. Introducing Date Night at Provisional, a weekly special menu by Chef Brandon Sloan featuring three courses of Italian-inspired favorites alongside live music, a glass of bubbles, plus optional wine and cocktail pairings, set for you and your favorite plus one. Every Thursday evening from 5:00pm – 8:00pm, $100 per couple.

Cocktail Hour at Provisional Kitchen

Serving a menu of Italian-inspired bites paired with an assortment of specially priced beer, wine and cocktails in our one-of-a-kind airy bar and patio, Provisional’s Cocktail Hour is offered Wednesday – Friday from 4:00pm – 6:00pm.