Old Town

Jack and Giulio's Italian Restaurant

Jack and Giulio's Italian Restaurant

11/06/2015 - 11:21am

Old Town is known for its Mexican fare and we have ventured here for delicious meals as well as Taste of Old Town samplings. After I won a gift card to Jack & Giulio's Italian Restaurant, our...

Taste of Old Town 2015

Taste of Old Town 2015 - recap

09/14/2015 - 11:18pm

We've attended many "Taste of" events over the years but last week we had quite a difficult choice to make... Taste of Old Town or Taste of Downtown? They were unfortunately on the SAME night this...

Taste of Old Town 2015 flyer by oh-so yummy

Taste of Old Town 2015 - event info

08/31/2015 - 10:07am

Thirteen restaurants in Old Town are set to roll out tastes of their best Thursday, Sept.10, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. The Taste of Old Town will give food and spirit lovers the chance...

Cafe Coyote in Old Town San Diego

Cafe Coyote

10/28/2014 - 9:23pm

We’ve been digging the latin food these days, especially after events like Latin Food Festival and Taste of Old Town. Lucky for us, we were recently invited to try out mexican food at Café Coyote...

Taste of Old Town 2014 - Flyer by the fire

Taste of Old Town 2014 - recap

10/15/2014 - 6:58pm

The past two years, we attended the Tequila Trail (2012/2013) but this year the event got a new name! So welcome to the Taste of Old Town everyone! With so many other events under the "Taste of"...

Taste of Old Town Map 2014

Taste of Old Town 2014 - event info

08/31/2014 - 9:46am

Three more weeks until the Taste of Old Town! This event, previously known as Tequila Trail, used to be a part of the Spirit of Mexico festival, but despite becoming its own event,...

Barra Barra Saloon - outdoor patio night setting

Barra Barra Saloon

12/30/2013 - 10:20pm

Our first visit to Old Town this December was Barra Barra Saloon, a restaurant we originally found through Tequila Trail 2012. One big reason was that there was a promotion on their website: "On...

Miguel's Cocina - Camarones Jalisco shrimp

Miguel's Cocina (Old Town)

12/30/2013 - 8:31pm

Our second visit to Old Town this December was Miguel's Cocina, another restaurant we originally found through Tequila Trail 2012. I picked this place to celebrate my birthday with friends and it...

Chorizo Eggs Benedict at Casa de Reyes in San Diego Old Town

Casa de Reyes

12/19/2013 - 5:47pm

Last Sunday, we headed to Old Town for our third visit in the month of December! We're already breaking our typical 1-2 visits PER YEAR for Old Town! As Dennis and I drove in, we lucked out and...

Tequila Trail 2013 - Barra Barra Saloon

Spirits of Mexico Tequila Trail 2013 Review Part 2 of 2

09/22/2013 - 4:09pm

And the Tequila Trail continues from part 1!

Inside the Cosmopolitan Hotel bar area, they were serving El Jimador, which actually did well in the competition in previous...

Tequila Trail 2013 - Cafe Coyote margaritas

Spirits of Mexico Tequila Trail 2013 Review Part 1 of 2

09/22/2013 - 12:26pm

The Spirits of Mexico Festival is in its 10th year of production with this being the 3rd year of participation for San Diego. We attended the Tequila Trail 2012 last year and had a blast! Some...

Spirits of Mexico Tequila Trail Muerto tequila

Spirits of Mexico 2012 Tequila Trail Part 2 of 2

09/16/2012 - 11:23am

Continuing on with the Tequila Trail... (see part 1 here)

Barra Barra Saloon was the first place we hit that provided mini water bottles and I was so thirsty by this point! After a little '...