Convoy

samples at Trade Winds Tavern gastropub in Convoy

Trade Winds Tavern

03/03/2017 - 9:36pm

I first found Trade Winds Tavern after my coworkers set up an impromptu happy hour there. We were lured in by the $3 craft beer special throughout the month of February! My existing go-to for...

Belly Flop (Roasted Pork Belly) Banh Mi at Baguette Bros

Baguette Bros

09/08/2016 - 10:33am

A few weeks ago, we had lunch at Baguette Bros in the Convoy area. This restaurant is run by three Vietnamese brothers who added a creative spin to the traditional Vietnamese...

meats on the wire grill at Dae Jang Keum

Dae Jang Keum Korean BBQ

07/06/2016 - 3:12pm

My former coworker (and fellow foodie) joined us at Dae Jang Keum for a farewell lunch before his move. The restaurant is located off the main Convoy strip and has been in business...

Midori Roll at Nozomi Sushi

Nozomi Sushi and Teriyaki (Convoy)

04/29/2016 - 7:08pm

Even though I work close to Convoy, I still haven't tried that many places in the area. One place that does pop into mind is Nozomi because we're fans of the katsu curry and the chirashi bowl. We...

cutting meat over the grill at Taegukgi Korean BBQ

Taegukgi Korean BBQ House

04/15/2016 - 7:42pm

I don't do buffets or All You Can Eat (AYCE) much but when it involves Korean BBQ, I'm suddenly more open to the idea. Taegukgi Korean BBQ House happened to be my first AYCE KBBQ in San Diego and...

Dumpling Inn / Shanghai Saloon in San Diego

Dumpling Inn / Shanghai Saloon - daytime visit

05/11/2015 - 11:31pm

The family was celebrating dual birthdays (Dennis and his sister Lisa) and decided on Dumpling Inn. It used to be a tiny but popular hole in the wall off Convoy Street but they recently moved into...

Tsuruhashi Japanese BBQ - kobe beef

Tsuruhashi Japanese BBQ

07/14/2014 - 5:49pm

I was killing time before a late evening swing dance lesson and decided to join the writer of Convoy Recon (found through Convoy Conquest) for one of his open invitation meals. This week it was...

Do Re Mi - stone pot bibimbap

Do Re Mi House

07/05/2014 - 7:32pm

My family got together and wanted to go out and eat somewhere new and different. With the exception of all you can eat Korean BBQ, they had no other experience with other Korean dishes. So I...

Bao's Awesome Burgers and Sandwiches (BABS) - b-b-beast

Bao's Awesome Burgers and Sandwiches (BABS)

05/19/2014 - 5:06pm

I feel like an old timer here. Most of the coworkers that know about this place were introduced to it by me! Dennis and I have been going here every once in a while... like, before it was...

Yakitori Yakyudori and Ramen - Sasami Chicken Thigh w/ Wasabi

Yakitori Yakyudori & Ramen

02/23/2014 - 10:48am

Yakitori Yakyudori & Ramen is where I go for yakitori and ramen together. When they are cooking up the skewers, a heavenly smell of searing meat fills the dining area and makes me impatient...

Thai House Cuisine - duck specialty

Thai House Cuisine (Convoy)

01/15/2014 - 10:16pm

I don't eat Thai often but I do get excited when I'm about to have some! In fact, I might go even more often if I just knew where to go... So this sort of marks the beginning of my personal food...

RakiRaki - ramen burger with fries

RakiRaki Ramen & Tsukemen

11/07/2013 - 10:13am

We've been hearing about ramen burgers for a while so yesterday we finally adventured out to RakiRaki with some friends to give them a try.

There were 4 types of ramen...