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Immerse yourself into a refined modern setting featuring Baja-inspired cuisine and specialty cocktails composed of mezcal and tequila. Enjoy a show kitchen allowing you to get an inside look behind the scenes bringing Chef's creations to center stage. 

Experience an extraordinary evening at Ponto Lago as we welcome esteemed wine maker, Hans Joseph Backhoff, CEO of Monte Xanic Wine Company, who will share his passion for winemaking and introduce guests to the distinct flavors of Monte Xanic wines. Indulge in an exquisite multi-course culinary journey specially crafted by our chefs to compliment the unique characteristics of each wine and tequila pairing of your selection. From crisp whites to full-body reds and spirits, savor the complexity and elegance of each selection. Don’t miss one-of-a-kind opportunity to engage with a wine industry luminary and elevate your dining experience to new heights.

WHERE: Ponto Lago
WHEN: May 2 at 6:00 pm
$160 Per Person

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A special brunch buffet experience based around coastal cuisine and hand-crafted cocktails. Enjoy an ambiance of live music from talented guitarists as you dine. Featuring various rotating menu items such as concha french toast, chilaquiles, machaca, wood fire asado (South American mix grill), fresh churros, margarita flights, 'build your own' Baja Bloody Mary, an extensive selection of tequilas and mezcals and even more.

When: Every Sunday, 12:00pm - 2:30pm

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Experience this one-of-a-kind culinary offering at Park Hyatt Aviara’s signature restaurant, Ponto Lago. Indulge in a specialty menu curated by the Chef as he details each course to you upon presentation at the table. Delight your senses and discover unforgettable flavors during your own exclusive private dining experience at Chef's Corner.

$185 per person (excludes tax and gratuity), Sunday - Thursday

$225 per person (excludes tax and gratuity), Friday & Saturday

Tequila Pairing Starting at $50 per person | Wine Pairing Starting at $60 per person

*Pricing excludes tax and service charge. Only children ages 12+ allowed.


Tequila & Agave Tasting Experience

Take flight through Baja and explore over 50 different tequila and mezcal selections. Indulge in a sweet, floral-inspired agave from the Highlands of Jalisco or savor in the spicy, earthy and herbaceous flavors produced in the Lowlands. Experience a journey of various tequila and mezcal selections of your choice when you reserve. 

Enjoy daily at 5:30pm located at the Ponto Lago Crudo Bar.



Ponto Lago offers two spacious private dining rooms perfect for an intimate family gathering or an exclusive corporate event. One dining room seats up to 14 guests and another up to 25 guests. Both dining rooms offer nature-inspired décor and gorgeous natural lighting to take in Carlsbad’s finest sunsets.

Ponto Lago

7100 Aviara Resort Drive,
Carlsbad, CA 92011

Hours Of Operation

7:00 am - 11:00 am

Baja Brunch

*Sundays Only
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm


5:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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