Reviews

Back Porch Punch and Boozy Mint Chocolate Chip at Grub Burger Bar

Grub Burger Bar

08/24/2016 - 4:44pm

After hearing rave reviews from family and friends about the Grub Burger Bar grand opening, we decided to try it the next day. The restaurant is quite bigger than I expected and it...

Ambrogio15 restaurant in Pacific Beach

Ambrogio15

08/19/2016 - 5:23pm

Ambrogio15 is an authentic Milanese pizzeria that recently opened in North Pacific Beach. Ambrogio is the name of a patron saint of Milan while the number 15 represents the pizza...

Beet cured Hamachi at AVANT in Rancho Bernardo Inn

AVANT Kitchen at the Rancho Bernardo Inn

08/05/2016 - 1:35pm

I was recently invited to preview the new summer menu at AVANT Restaurant at the Rancho Bernardo Inn. After parking in their huge lot, I wandered past gorgeous gardens toward the buildings and...

Burger from Royale With Cheese for San Diego Burger Week

San Diego Burger Week 2016 - recap

08/01/2016 - 1:45am

Has anyone noticed that I can be quite the glutton sometimes? Yes, it was quite a while ago yet I've been a bit hesitant to "prove" this with an actual post. Case in point: San Diego Burger Week. ...

San Diego Poke Co

San Diego Poke Company

07/21/2016 - 10:25am

Poke bowls have become quite popular these days and I've been seeing them pop up everywhere! We recently tried it ourselves at San Diego Poke Company through a media invite. The restaurant is off...

Chorizo Kimchi Fried Rice Skillet at Urban Seoul 2.0

O.C. Day Trip - Urban Seoul 2.0, Harmony Tea Bar, MRP Market

07/11/2016 - 7:29pm

Here's our new slogan: "Will bike for food." Just kidding, that's only Dennis... During Memorial Day weekend, the guys decided to bike to Irvine while I happily drove my car. I hit the Irvine...

meats on the wire grill at Dae Jang Keum

Dae Jang Keum Korean BBQ

07/06/2016 - 3:12pm

My former coworker (and fellow foodie) joined us at Dae Jang Keum for a farewell lunch before his move. The restaurant is located off the main Convoy strip and has been in business...

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...

Lobster Roll at Pete's Seafood and Sandwich

Pete's Seafood and Sandwich

06/23/2016 - 1:21pm

I first heard of Pete's Seafood and Sandwich through several of my facebook food groups. This restaurant opened late last year in North Park with positive buzz so of course we had to follow up...

85C Bakery Cafe Mira Mesa

85c Bakery Cafe (Mira Mesa)

06/20/2016 - 11:30pm

85C Bakery is finally open in Mira Mesa! After braving a super crazy line last year, I was glad we were attending last Friday's grand opening as media. The store opened to the...

B' B' B' Bacon Burger at Slater's 50/50

Slater's 50/50 (San Marcos)

06/16/2016 - 10:11am

Dennis and I met up with two of our friends to celebrate some birthdays. They suggested Slater's 50/50 so I figured it would be a good time to use my giftcard. The appeal of Slater's is their...

Blazing Pork Belly Blossom by My Urban Eats

Reader Tacotopia 2016 - Recap + Spicy Loves Milk campaign

06/06/2016 - 11:18pm

Reader Tacotopia 2016: The Search for the Best Taco. 30+ vendors set up booths in Golden Hill Park, with tacos aplenty, all vying for your vote as the ultimate taco! Dennis and I were invited to...