Clam Chowder at Ironside Fish and Oyster Bar in Little Italy

Ironside Fish & Oyster Bar

10/05/2015 - 12:48pm

The mother-in-law recently hit a big milestone birthday so the whole family got together to celebrate. We took her to Ironside Fish & Oyster Bar to satisfy her seafood craving. It was a large...

taco tuesday at La Puerta in San Diego

La Puerta - Taco Tuesday plus happy hour

09/29/2015 - 4:07pm

It’s Taco Tuesday! Undecided of where to go? We wandered over to La Puerta in downtown San Diego to check out their Taco Tuesday specials.

Ask for the complimentary chips and...

Trio of Roasted Mushrooms at Seasons 52

Seasons 52 (Seaport Village)

09/23/2015 - 5:24pm

Our friends were in town visiting for a wedding and invited us to join them for a late dinner. We met them at Seasons 52 in the Seaport Village, a short walk from their hotel next door. It was...

Sbicca restaurant in Del Mar

Sbicca - San Diego Restaurant Week preview

09/19/2015 - 11:00pm

The biannual San Diego Restaurant Week is a promotion we look forward to due to our ever growing "to do" list of restaurants. This year we were invited to preview the SDRW menu at Sbicca in...

Blue Point Coastal Cuisine

San Diego Restaurant Week 2015 - preview

09/18/2015 - 11:15pm

It's about that time again. San Diego Restaurant Week for the fall starts on September 20 through September 27, 2015.  Over 180 restaurants are participating! Check out your favorite restaurants...

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...

st regis jazz light up sign

St Regis Food Wine & Jazz - Grand Tasting recap

09/12/2015 - 11:11am

Food, Wine & Jazz. I already like the sound of that. This was an outdoor event held on the beautiful St. Regis Monarch Beach Resort that featured the culinary talents of world-renowned chefs,...

shrimp fried rice at Ly's Garden in San Diego

Ly's Garden Chinese Restaurant

09/09/2015 - 11:03pm

Ly's Garden has been around for as long as Dennis can remember, ever since his family moved to San Diego. It's a gigantic Chinese/Vietnamese restaurant that always has seating during regular...

mariscos fish taco at Harborfest Tacos and Spirits

Harborfest Tacos and Spirits Revolution 2015 - recap

09/06/2015 - 5:01pm

At the recent Harborfest, Bayside Park was the place to be for all day family fun. It was also the location for the Tacos & Spirits Revoultion from 11-2pm. So who makes the best tacos in San...

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...

burrata and prosciutto at BiCE Ristorante in downtown San Diego

BiCE Ristorante

08/28/2015 - 11:23am

BiCE Ristorante recently added lunch hours to their restaurant about 2 months ago. This establishment has been providing fine Italian dining in the gaslamp for the last eight years and invokes the...

Cafe Sevilla paella and patata bravas at Latin Food Fest San Diego

Latin Food Fest 2015 (San Diego) - Grande Tasting recap plus chefs

08/24/2015 - 6:54pm

We spent a lovely but hot afternoon enjoying Latin food, wine and spirits at the 3rd annual Latin Food Fest Grande Tasting in San Diego. This event was held on August 15 between 11-3pm and for one...