La Jolla

grilled cheese fries and salad at Grater Grilled Cheese in La Jolla

Grater Grilled Cheese

12/22/2016 - 11:23pm

I've been wanting to try Grater Grilled Cheese ever since the first brick and mortar location opened in La Jolla. Before I knew it, there was another one in Mission Valley plus a...

Linguine Pescatore, Santa Lucia Style at Shin's La Jolla

Shin's La Jolla

11/14/2016 - 10:44pm

Ever tried Italian Japanese food? Don't let that unfamiliar combination keep you away. We were invited to try out this new spot called Shin's La Jolla in downtown La Jolla.

The restaurant...

Tuna Tataki at Draft Republic in La Jolla

Draft Republic

03/03/2016 - 4:15pm

A few months ago, we popped into Draft Republic with some friends and tried these crazy good Crispy Maple Bourbon Bacon Sticks. Pork belly on a stick haha! It was only a matter of time before we...

Ohana Cafe

Bite San Diego - La Jolla Tour

01/25/2016 - 7:09pm

San Diego is a wonderful city to live in and it's nice to discover things about where you live. We were invited to check out a Bite San Diego tour and after browsing the options, Dennis and I...

Robin’s Red Ale Braised Beef Cheeks at the Marine Room in La Jolla

The Marine Room - San Diego Restaurant Week preview

01/16/2016 - 2:23pm

We're always checking out new places for San Diego Restaurant Week and were invited to preview the SDRW menu at The Marine Room in La Jolla. This fine dining restaurant has huge windows facing the...

Muffuleta Sandwich at Cafe La Rue

Cafe La Rue at La Valencia Hotel

11/02/2015 - 12:05pm

Sundays are our lazy sleep-in days. By 1pm, the hunger inside was roaring for us to DO SOMETHING ABOUT IT! San Diego Restaurant Week had just started and Cafe La Rue won out as our destination...

flaming turtle chocolate fondue at The Melting Pot of San Diego - La Jolla

The Melting Pot (La Jolla)

08/31/2015 - 3:45pm

Cheese fondue? Chocolate fondue? Sounds interesting but it's never struck me as something I 'must do'... Cue the entrance of The Melting Pot gift certificate. It was finally time to see what the...

Richard Walker's Pancake House - Classic Eggs Benedict

Richard Walker's Pancake House

08/13/2014 - 5:18pm

We were recently invited to dine at the new Richard Walker's Pancake House in La Jolla. Instead of our usual sleep-in weekend mornings, we were out of bed early to beat the crowds. Hello 8AM...

naked chicken saltimbocca at eureka

Eureka! San Diego

06/29/2014 - 8:59pm

I recently saw Eureka! at the Bacon and Barrels event in San Diego with their award-winning Maple Bacon Old Fashioned. We were later invited to dine at Eureka! and find out more about the...

Roy's - Braised Short Ribs of Beef

Roy's Restaurant (La Jolla) - dinner

06/16/2014 - 6:19pm

Dennis and I have date nights for celebrating special occasions and have found ourselves at Roy's La Jolla a couple of times (including their happy hour recently). From Faye's Fork, I found out...

Roy's Restaurant - Wagyu Beef Sliders

Roy's Restaurant (La Jolla) - happy hour visit

03/05/2014 - 6:51pm

I received an email from Roy's Restaurant promoting an all night $6 happy hour menu for president's day so I decided to revisit. After a quick call to confirm they hadn't run out of food, I headed...

Junior League's Island Divine 2012 Isla Mujeres - event info

05/02/2012 - 11:52am

Treat yourself to fine dining and drinks as well as supporting a great cause at this year’s Island Divine event with a "Isla Mujeres" theme. The Junior League of San Diego is holding this event on...