Reviews

Bracero Cocina de Raiz at Taste of Little Italy 2015

Taste of Little Italy 2015 - recap

06/29/2015 - 3:53pm

This year we attended our first Taste of Little Italy via media passes. With all of our 'Taste of' experiences, it's a wonder how we've missed this event. Technically we attended...

corn cobb salad at Green Acres Campus Pointe

Green Acre Campus Pointe

06/22/2015 - 1:52pm

San Diego is an evergrowing foodie haven and the food blogger community in San Diego is outstanding. I was lucky to be able to meet fellow bloggers at the Green Acre Campus Pointe location for a...

chopsticks and cranes at Yu Me Ya Sake House

Yu Me Ya Sake House

06/18/2015 - 5:29pm

We were driving home from Orange County after a family gathering and decided to check out Yu Me Ya Sake House basd on their solid yelp reviews. This Encinitas restaurant lies along the coast...

North Park wall art

Tuesday Taste of North Park 2015 - recap

06/15/2015 - 5:23pm

We often attend the Taste of North Park around October so I was surprised to stumble upon a less publicized event called "Tuesday" Taste of North Park. This was a special 'mini' taste held Tuesday...

Three Meats and Three Sides Combo Plated at Sque BBQ

Sque BBQ

06/10/2015 - 9:44pm

Even though we don't smoke meats that often (we especially love pulled pork), our visits to BBQ restaurants in San Diego are even less! I heard about SQUE from a friend and purchased a groupon to...

plate of focaccia and pasta at souplantation

Souplantation - discover fresh

06/07/2015 - 3:23pm

Souplantation has always been one of my favorite healthy alternative buffets so I was thrilled to attend a very special Souplantation dinner earlier this year. This event was a celebration of the...

dirty fries at Soda and Swine in San Diego

Soda & Swine

06/03/2015 - 6:37pm

I've heard mentions of Soda & Swine before (fellow blogger? taste event?) so I was delighted when a friend suggested meeting there for dinner one evening. A short drive later we were on Adams...

New England Style Spicy Tuna at Wich Addiction in San Diego

Wich Addiction

05/29/2015 - 10:38am

In celebration of San Diego's Bike to Work Day, I'm posting about Wich Addiction in Mira Mesa, which offered a free breakfast sandwich to commuters this morning. Free breakfast sandwich? Why yes...

Juice Crafters at Taste of Hillcrest 2015

Taste of Hillcrest 2015 - recap

05/25/2015 - 8:42pm

Another year, another Taste of Hillcrest! Can you believe it's been going on for 15 years? This year I was provided a pair of media tickets for their event on April 18, 2015 between...

truffle egg toast at Davanti Enoteca in Del Mar

Davanti Enoteca (Del Mar) - revisit

05/19/2015 - 11:14pm

I was planning a birthday dinner for Dennis with friends and made a reservation for Davanti Enoteca in Del Mar. We've been here a couple times before, including San Diego Restaurant Week and have...

chicken vegetable and farro soup at Cafe Metropole in Avalon on Catalina Island

Catalina Island birthday trip - RJ's Cafe, Avocado Cafe, and Cafe Metropole

05/15/2015 - 11:38pm

We took a day off work to visit Catalina Island for Dennis's birthday. Did you know that you could get a free round trip starting the day of your birthday? I got this idea from marvelous Mary of...

Dumpling Inn / Shanghai Saloon in San Diego

Dumpling Inn / Shanghai Saloon - daytime visit

05/11/2015 - 11:31pm

The family was celebrating dual birthdays (Dennis and his sister Lisa) and decided on Dumpling Inn. It used to be a tiny but popular hole in the wall off Convoy Street but they recently moved into...