Downtown

martinis at Taste N Tinis

Holiday Fun 2016 - Taste 'N' Tinis and Toast of Gaslamp

01/02/2017 - 10:27pm

Oh my... what is there to do during the most festive time of year? Why not have a food and drink adventure in San Diego? For the fourth year in a row, we ventured to Hillcrest for Taste 'N' Tinis...

Blistered Shishito Peppers at Florent Restaurant and Lounge

Florent Restaurant & Lounge

11/30/2016 - 11:20pm

Foie gras sliders, bacon wrapped jalapeno tacos and duck a l'orange meatballs? Yes, just a few of the unique items sampled at Florent Restaurant & Lounge within the last two years. We were...

Tender Greens at Taste of Downtown 2016

Taste of Downtown 2016 - recap

10/22/2016 - 2:44pm

It's been a decade since we first did our first Taste of Downtown in 2006! It's usually held on a Thursday evening for four hours, giving you freedom to choose which places you want to go. This...

Chicken and Waffles at Brian's 24 in downtown San Diego

Brian's 24 Restaurant Bar & Grill

10/05/2016 - 11:20pm

When late night munchies attack, you must fight back! Recently I found out about Brian's 24 in downtown, available at all hours of the day AND within walking distance of one of my downtown spots...

Tacos and Tequila Festival at Silo - Maker's Quarters

Tacos and Tequila Festival 2016 - recap

06/29/2016 - 11:41pm

We recently attended the Tacos and Tequila Festival in San Diego as media. Their offering of unlimited tacos, craft beer and tequila samples was too good to turn down. We saw a lot...

Royal India buffet

Bite San Diego - Downtown / Little Italy

03/06/2016 - 12:30pm

Exploring the city can be fun, especially if it involves food. The Bite San Diego tours are created to spotlight a few eateries as well as teach some history about a particular area of town....

Beer and Liquor at The Field

Mardi Gras Dinner Package is available now + The Field Irish Pub preview

01/29/2016 - 4:30pm

The big downtown Mardi Gras block party has moved to the weekend, Saturday Feb 6, 2016 rather than the usual Fat Tuesday! If you are interested in attending, the best deal is a...

hostess stand at RA Sushi San Diego

RA Sushi Bar Restaurant (San Diego)

11/19/2015 - 10:51am

The only time we've stepped into RA Sushi has been during Taste of Downtown events.

The hostess would direct us to the left, where the bar and samples were.

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taco tuesday at La Puerta in San Diego

La Puerta - Taco Tuesday plus happy hour

09/29/2015 - 4:07pm

It’s Taco Tuesday! Undecided of where to go? We wandered over to La Puerta in downtown San Diego to check out their Taco Tuesday specials.

Ask for the complimentary chips and...

Trio of Roasted Mushrooms at Seasons 52

Seasons 52 (Seaport Village)

09/23/2015 - 5:24pm

Our friends were in town visiting for a wedding and invited us to join them for a late dinner. We met them at Seasons 52 in the Seaport Village, a short walk from their hotel next door. It was...

burrata and prosciutto at BiCE Ristorante in downtown San Diego

BiCE Ristorante

08/28/2015 - 11:23am

BiCE Ristorante recently added lunch hours to their restaurant about 2 months ago. This establishment has been providing fine Italian dining in the gaslamp for the last eight years and invokes the...

San Diego CityBeat Taco Mania 2015 flyer #tacomaniasd

San Diego CityBeat Taco Mania 2015 begins

08/14/2015 - 9:05am

Hooray! Taco Mania starts today August 14 and goes until August 23!

Throughout our beautiful city, there are restaurants offering $2 tacos and $7 combos. We've done San Diego...