Local Neighborhood Guide: Places to Visit Near Shelter Island

Humphreys Half Moon Inn is nestled in the heart of Shelter Island and offers the convenience of being walkable to many San Diego attractions and activities. If you have a few hours to explore, check out local restaurants, breweries, activities and more near Shelter Island.


Shelter Island Pier

Walk over to the Shelter Island Pier and cast your line anywhere your heart desires. Extending 200 feet from the shore, the Shelter Island Pier has enough room for anyone to set up shop for a day of fishing. Expect to catch the usual bay species including barred sand bass, spotted bay bass, calico bass, halibut, leopard sharks, bay rays, barracuda, mackerel and more! – Located 0.9 miles from the hotel

Fathom Bistro, Bait & Tackle

Not only is the Pier great for fishing, it’s also home to Fathom Bistro, Bait & Tackle. Stop by this cozy dockside after a long day of fishing for a post-catch bite to eat. This cozy dockside taproom features local craft beers and a selection of bar bites. This bistro is the perfect spot to refuel after a day in the sun. – Located 0.8 miles from the hotel

Eppig Brewery

Enjoy award-winning craft beer at a waterfront biergarten at Eppig Brewery. A family business dating back to the 1800s, Eppig has always been known for its incredibly refreshing craft beers. Try a selection of Eppig’s best brews right here on the Point Loma Waterfront.  – Located 0.6 miles from the hotel

Mitch’s Seafood

Located around the corner from Humphreys Half Moon Inn, Mitch’s Seafood is the perfect place to enjoy an evening overlooking the waterfront. Offering locally caught, sustainable seafood and craft beers, Mitch’s Seafood is the perfect place to experience what San Diego’s waters have to offer. – Located 0.8 miles from the hotel

Liberty Public Market

Just around the corner from Shelter Island, Liberty Station Public Market offers the best of San Diego home to 30+ local artisans producing indulgent cuisine, craft beer and wine, pop-up dinners, educational events, live music & more. Stop by for $5 Happy Hour from 3-6pm Monday – Friday to enjoy select bites from market vendors. – Located 2.4 miles from the hotel