1909 Founders’ Room

University Club Atop Symphony Towers Dining

This is where the community’s leaders gather for the finest in San Diego dining. Designed in the Hollywood Regency style, Frank Sinatra was an inspiration for this room which accommodates up to 64. Pictures from the original clubhouse grace the walls to remind Members of the bygone era of the Club founders.

1909 Founders' Room is intended for the Member who wants true fine dining in San Diego – whether to close an important deal, celebrate a momentous occasion, enjoy a romantic dinner for two, or to merely savor the Club in all of its grandeur and elegance. View our menu here!

1909 Founders' Room Dining Hours

Breakfast À la carte
Monday - Friday: 7 - 10 a.m.  

Monday – Friday: 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Wednesday – Saturday: 5 – 9 p.m.

Dress Code 

For ladies and gentlemen:
No denim, shorts, rompers, t-shirts, tennis shoes, or flip flops. Dress shoes are required. Collared shirts are required for gentlemen. For dinner service only, jackets are also required for gentlemen. No exceptions. The Ebb & Flow Lounge is the alternative for those Members not prepared to dine in the Founders' Room.