Del Mar

forbidden rice with steak at Flower Child (Flower Hill Promenade) in Del Mar

Flower Child (Del Mar)

12/07/2016 - 11:14pm

Free Food for the Free Spirited at Flower Child. That newsletter header caught my attention! The restaurant's grand opening was set for December 6th but Pacific San Diego Magazine...

taco drink holder from Cali Comfort BBQ at Tacotopia

Tacotopia at the Track 2016 - recap

09/05/2016 - 11:37pm

We attended Reader Tacotopia in May and were rather surprised when a similar event popped up - Reader Tacotopia at the Track on August 13th! Once again, over 30 taco vendors would be competing to...

Amuse Bouche at Chef Celebration Arterra

Chef Celebration Dinner Series - Arterra

06/01/2016 - 11:45pm

Every year, Chef Celebration holds a series of dinners in April featuring teams of award-winning local chefs who donate their time and talents to raise funds for a nonprofit culinary scholarship...

duck fat fries at searsucker

Searsucker (Del Mar)

01/11/2016 - 4:50pm

For my birthday last year, Dennis planned an outing with friends at Searsucker in Del Mar. We've had lunch in the downtown location during San Diego Restaurant Week a while back so this was our...

Chicken at Pacifica Del Mar

Pacifica Del Mar

12/21/2015 - 3:58pm

Dennis and I wanted to celebrate our 10 year dating anniversary and picked out Pacifica Del Mar, OPPOSITE the direction from the traffic madness of December Nights in Balboa.

Pacifica Del...

Sbicca restaurant in Del Mar

Sbicca - San Diego Restaurant Week preview

09/19/2015 - 11:00pm

The biannual San Diego Restaurant Week is a promotion we look forward to due to our ever growing "to do" list of restaurants. This year we were invited to preview the SDRW menu at Sbicca in...

truffle egg toast at Davanti Enoteca in Del Mar

Davanti Enoteca (Del Mar) - revisit

05/19/2015 - 11:14pm

I was planning a birthday dinner for Dennis with friends and made a reservation for Davanti Enoteca in Del Mar. We've been here a couple times before, including San Diego Restaurant Week and have...

Niman Ranch Pork Belly cast iron skillet benedict at Sea and Smoke restaurant

Sea and Smoke (Del Mar) - brunch

11/06/2014 - 9:02pm

*Update* This restaurant has closed.

Birthdays are awesome times to see old friends and it's even better when two friends celebrate together! Two birds with one stone baby! These two ladies...

Davanti Enoteca - Pork Chops

Davanti Enoteca (Del Mar)

09/20/2013 - 11:11pm

Davanti Enoteca was introduced to me through a book club meeting a few months back. My friend that picked the restaurant compared it to Cucina Urbana, which itself is quite the popular place and...

Del Mar Rendezvous Sesame Crusted Seared Ahi

Del Mar Rendezvous

09/03/2012 - 1:57pm

On Friday, we dined out at Del Mar Rendezvous. It's a beautiful restaurant with modern dark wood tones, asian inspiration, and an extensive wine rack of which we partook later for dinner! Both the...

Burlap Benny's Sadic - pulled pork, sesame spinach and balsamic

Burlap

12/14/2011 - 12:16am

Burlap is Chef Brian Malarkey's second restaurant in the San Diego area, with his first being Searsucker located in downtown. 

The restaurant is relatively easy to find, in the corner of...

Ro Zinninger cupcake demo at The Gourmet Experience 2011

The Gourmet Experience 2011

10/13/2011 - 12:57am

At the Gourmet Experience, visitors have their choice of live cooking demos, food competitions, and gourmet foods and products!  Besides the vendors, there were three different stages that...