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halibut sandwich at The Fish Shop in Pacific Beach

Pacific Beach Fish Shop

06/05/2017 - 10:52pm

Living so close to the ocean, we're lucky to have fresh seafood within easy reach. Pacific Beach Fish Shop (or PB Fish Shop) provides both a local seafood market as well as a spot to grub on...

cocktails at Duck Dive in Pacific Beach San Diego

Duck Dive

04/11/2017 - 10:39pm

One of my personal missions for this year is to visit the beach more often. I remember a prior happy hour visit to Duck Dive where I took my *favorite* overhead shot while a cool ocean breeze...

happy hour at Duck Dive

Duck Dive - happy hour visit

08/30/2016 - 12:42pm

We're slowly working through our giftcards from Burger Week and decided to hit up happy hour at Duck Dive in Pacific Beach. To avoid Friday traffic, we took a lovely yet roundabout drive through...

Ambrogio15 restaurant in Pacific Beach

Ambrogio15

08/19/2016 - 5:23pm

Ambrogio15 is an authentic Milanese pizzeria that recently opened in North Pacific Beach. Ambrogio is the name of a patron saint of Milan while the number 15 represents the pizza...

Costa Brava Marinated Octopus

Tapena Meetup at Costa Brava on August 30 2012

09/01/2012 - 11:04pm

On Thursday we drove out to Pacific Beach for a Tapena's meetup at Costa Brava, not knowing what to expect. What we found  was a bustling restaurant, their outdoor patio filled with chattering...

Tapena Meetup August 30 2012 - event info

08/27/2012 - 10:05pm

Explore savory Spanish culture where the wine is flavorful and the art of conversation is alive and well.   Tapeña wines are from the Tierra de Castilla region of Spain and are extremely food- and...

Cicciotti's Trattoria Italiana bread

Cicciotti's Trattoria Italiana & Seafood

09/22/2011 - 4:27pm

San Diego Restaurant Week Fall 2011

Restaurant 2: $10 Lunch at Cicciotti's Trattoria Italiana and Seafood.

We decided to visit this place for restaurant week because it was very...

Chicken Medallions

Elijah's

06/11/2009 - 12:15pm

Elijah's is a restaurant, deli, and bakery all-in-one!  They also offer catering.  They currently have a graduation fiesta special - $9.95 per person for a Greek or Mexican buffet.  Their food is...

Oyster Shooter

Gami Sushi

05/15/2007 - 5:16pm

Oyster Shooter ($6.00). I didn’t try this and so I can’t comment on it. But from what I’ve heard, it gives you the extra oomph you might need at night. =)

Chef...

Top Sirlion Steak

Ki’s Restaurant

12/23/2006 - 8:50pm

Top Sirlion Steak (rare) - 10 oz. naturally raised top sirloin steak served with mashed potatoes and green beans.  Dave says: “It was good. Not one of the best steaks I’ve ever had...

Yellowtail Sushi

Station Sushi

12/20/2006 - 5:23pm

I took Lynn to this restaurant a couple of weeks ago for her birthday. Her friend had recommended this place and so we decided to check it out for ourselves.

The chicken...

Kono's Cafe Egg Burrito #3

Kono's

11/23/2006 - 3:31pm

Before heading to the airport for Thanksgiving travel, Dennis and I stopped by a new breakfast place to review: Kono’s at PB, all the way at the end of Garnet Ave.

Egg Burrito #3 (...