SHANNON SAGER, Breakwater’s CEO/General Manager, has more than 17 years of experiences in restaurants, managing operations and making food. Shannon began his restaurant career in 1991 at Our Pizza Place in Carlsbad. Over the years he worked his way up to district manager for Pizza Port.

A native of north San Diego County, Shannon grew up surfing off the coasts of Oceanside and Carlsbad. Shannon and his wife Alicia are excited to have Breakwater, a place where other locals and tourists alike can hang out, relax, sip on a cool beer, and enjoy some of Shannon’s delicious food!



SONYA GILMAN is our CFO. She’s the lady with the calculator, crunching the numbers and planning for the future.


ALICIA SAGER is our Payroll Manager, Bartender, and HR. Come visit her behind the bar!