Reviews

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...

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...

portobella fries at Encontro North Park in San Diego

Encontro North Park

11/04/2016 - 5:27pm

Encontro North Park is a quick service restaurant located on the busy intersection of 30th St and University Ave. It's been open less than a year and I've passed by this corner full...

MishMash in Barrio Logan of San Diego

MishMash

10/24/2016 - 11:18pm

The sliders from MishMash were excellent during San Diego Burger Week so a revisit was in the works, plus I had some giftcards to burn from my burger week win. One lazy weekend, we...

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...

Candy Stripe Beef Salad at Red Card Cafe

Red Card Cafe

10/11/2016 - 11:25pm

I first noticed Red Card Cafe when they followed our Oh-So Yummy Instagram. I peeked at their account and saw they were opening soon in San Diego. A few weeks later, they popped up again for San...

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...

lamb shanks at Humphreys

Humphreys Restaurant - media cooking class & anniversary dinner

09/30/2016 - 7:00pm

Humphreys Restaurant is located on Shelter Island and provides California cuisine right next to the waterfront! I hadn't heard of this place until I received an invite to a media cooking class...

Tidal restaurant in Mission Bay of San Diego

Tidal - San Diego Restaurant Week Preview

09/22/2016 - 11:14pm

When we were invited for a San Diego Restaurant Week (SDRW) preview at Tidal in Mission Bay, I expected delicious food but was also blown away by the gorgeous views of the water! I'...

The Hills Local Pub burger at San Diego Reader Burgers and Beer

Reader Burgers and Beer 2016 - recap

09/20/2016 - 11:43pm

San Diego Reader has been keeping us busy this summer! We've already attended Tacotopia (Golden Hill Park) and Tacotopia at the Track (DMTC) and now there was another... BURGERS and BEER!

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Wild Local Halibut Ceviche and Seikyo Omachi Junmai Ginjo Namazake at Saiko Sushi in North Park

Saiko Sake & Sushi Bar - Sake Flights & Bites Series

09/12/2016 - 1:26pm

I've heard positive things about Saiko Sake & Sushi Bar for a while and finally bit for a Sake Flights & Bites event. This was the first of an on-going series and featured...

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...