San Diego

Salmon 360 Donburi at Single Fin Kitchen inside Atlas Market in Poway

Single Fin Kitchen in Atlas Market food court - Poway, CA

06/18/2018 - 7:23pm

A little change in the norm can be a pleasant discovery when it comes to food. The traditional Donburi (Japanese rice bowl dish) with fresh seafood and unique vegetables... and it's...

Autumn Kale Apple and Quinoa Salad from Cooking Classy recipe

WIAW - May edition + Memorial Day Weekend eats

05/30/2018 - 5:24pm

It feels like forever since I ate a full day's worth of *homemade* food. My goal is to eat a little healthier so I was super proud of my menu plan last Wednesday. Read below for my meals plus...

Ephen Tacos during Tacotopia in Golden Hill Park San Diego

San Diego Reader Tacotopia 2018 Highlights - San Diego, CA

05/16/2018 - 6:58pm

I don't eat enough tacos these days so last weekend's Tacotopia gave me a chance to do a little catchup. San Diego Reader's Tacotopia event was on Saturday May 12 at Golden Hill...

The Westerner Burger from Carnitas Snack Shack during City Beat Burger Week in San Diego

San Diego Burger Week 2018 (Recap) - San Diego, CA

05/11/2018 - 11:22am

*San Diego CityBeat is promoting a local Burger Week that started Friday May 4 and ends Saturday May 12 for 2018. The participating restaurants are...

center bar at Waterbar in Pacific Beach of San Diego

Waterbar in Pacific Beach - San Diego, CA

05/03/2018 - 7:01pm

Waterbar recently opened and took over the Joe’s Crab Shack alongside a prime beachside location of Pacific Beach. It's a fantastic makeover of the space with two huge bars for the drinkers and a...

FC's Molette Benedict at Tamarindo Latin Kitchen and Bar in San Diego

Tamarindo Latin Kitchen & Bar brunch - San Diego, CA

04/27/2018 - 4:20pm

Earlier this year, we met some out-of-town friends at Tamarindo Latin Kitchen & Bar. I remember loving the potato rolled tacos and decided to revisit this North Park spot. They had just kicked...

Modena Grilled Cheese at Grater Grilled Cheese in San Diego

WIAW - April edition + SuperNatural Sandwiches & Grater Grilled Cheese

04/25/2018 - 4:13pm

It's been a lazy month and our household hasn't done much cooking lately. When hunger struck, bread was truly trending these last few weeks. Are you ready to get bread-y? Here are the latest eats...

D' Adobada tacos at Cueva Bar in University Heights of San Diego

Cueva Bar happy hour tapas - San Diego, CA

04/09/2018 - 12:57pm

I'm so appreciative to have a great food community here in San Diego. As soon as I asked where to go celebrate, I received several suggestions. Cueva Bar was on my to-do list but with renewed...

sonora taco at The Taco Stand in North Park of San Diego

The Taco Stand opens in North Park - San Diego, CA

04/04/2018 - 8:20pm

The Taco Stand has expanded into the neighborhood of North Park and taken over the spot where Tacos Perla used to be. I dropped by for a media lunch on a Friday and found street parking within a...

Acai Bowl with bananas, berries and granola

WIAW - March edition + Acai Bowl with Fruit and Granola recipe

03/28/2018 - 5:12pm

I'm still struggling with work/life balance but I managed to get a few good eats this month. We also purchased a lightbox so that we could take photos in the evenings without the yellow glow of...

Taco Tuesday with 2.50 tacos at Gaslamp Tavern in San Diego

Gaslamp Tavern - San Diego, CA

03/20/2018 - 10:47am

With only a few giftcards remaining from my San Diego Burger Week adventure, we made our way into Gaslamp Tavern. This downtown sportsbar has been open for over 10 years and also owns the upstairs...

Chorizo Potato Hash at Duck Dive in Pacific Beach San Diego

Duck Dive breakfast & toasts - San Diego, CA

03/12/2018 - 11:31pm

It already feels like summer in sunny San Diego, and brunch by the beach was in our weekend plans. We dropped by Duck Dive for some Sunday eats and found the place to be jam packed! It's no...