Reviews

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...

taco drink holder from Cali Comfort BBQ at Tacotopia

Tacotopia at the Track 2016 - recap

09/05/2016 - 11:37pm

We attended Reader Tacotopia in May and were rather surprised when a similar event popped up - Reader Tacotopia at the Track on August 13th! Once again, over 30 taco vendors would be competing to...

happy hour at Duck Dive

Duck Dive - happy hour visit

08/30/2016 - 12:42pm

We're slowly working through our giftcards from Burger Week and decided to hit up happy hour at Duck Dive in Pacific Beach. To avoid Friday traffic, we took a lovely yet roundabout drive through...

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...