San Diego

The Smoking Gun in downtown San Diego

The Smoking Gun - San Diego, CA

11/08/2017 - 10:22pm

The Smoking Gun is one of the newest bars in downtown San Diego, complete with a retro vibe and comfort food headed by powerhouse chef Kevin Templeton. We were invited to check out...

Urban Solace at Taste of North Park

Taste of North Park 2017 - recap

11/03/2017 - 11:29pm

Once October rolled around, our minds had already drifted toward the annual Taste of North Park event. Due to travel and other things, we had not attended since 2014 (or 2015 if you...

Mediterranean flatbread at Nick and G's in Rancho Santa Fe, California

Nick & G's - Rancho Santa Fe, CA

10/06/2017 - 1:13pm

It's a long and winding road to Nick and G's but this new spot in Rancho Santa Fe is a destination to add to your foodie list. The restaurant serves Mediterranean and Italian food and is located...

Tres Egg Scramble and mimosa flight at Parkhouse Eatery in San Diego

Parkhouse Eatery - San Diego, CA

10/03/2017 - 9:30am

After an exhaustive sightseeing trip in Europe, we were quite happy to return to San Diego where all we had to focus on was food. I had been wanting to return to Parkhouse Eatery so drove us out...

Luce Bar and Grill at Reader Burgers and Beer 2017

San Diego Reader Burgers and Beer 2017 - recap

09/27/2017 - 8:23pm

The second annual Burgers and Beer event by San Diego Reader was held in early September. I brought a friend last year and this time Dennis joined me at Golden Hill Park. I was thrilled with the...

Taco Taco Poway camaron puerquito taco at Tacotopia at the Track

San Diego Reader Tacotopia at the Track 2017 - recap

09/25/2017 - 8:45pm

If you're a fan of tacos, then Tacotopia is a MUST! San Diego Reader holds two events each year, one at Golden Hill in May and one at the Del Mar Racetrack in September. We missed the first event...

hamachi at Pacifica Del Mar seafood restaurant

Pacifica Del Mar - San Diego Restaurant Week preview

09/22/2017 - 1:34pm

Pacifica Del Mar provides sensational seafood dishes with a ocean view within the beautiful community of Del Mar. We last visited 2 years ago for our anniversary dinner and were delighted to...

gazpacho at Red Card Cafe in San Diego California

Red Card Cafe - San Diego, CA

09/15/2017 - 2:34pm

Red Card Cafe recently celebrated one year of business in the Bay Park area of San Diego. In July the restaurant welcomed the talented Executive Chef Jeff Larson (from Napa’s Michelin recommended...

monte cristo at Cafe 21 in San Diego CA

Cafe 21 (University Heights) - San Diego, CA

08/21/2017 - 3:26pm

Cafe 21 is a popular farm fresh and locally sourced restaurant with two great locations in San Diego. Their gracious menu also offers vegan options as well as wild, hormone, and free range meats...

The Walking Dead exhibit outside of San Diego Comic Con 2017

San Diego Comic Con 2017 - San Diego, CA

08/18/2017 - 3:01pm

This year, San Diego Comic Con was from July 19-23, 2017. SDCC tickets are notoriously difficult to get but the number of free activities outside the con have increased as well. Check out the...

red chilaquilles at Romesco Mexiterranean Cocina in San Diego

Romesco Mexiterranean Cocina - San Diego, CA

08/09/2017 - 1:52pm

After a quick transformation over three days, Romesco Mexiterranean Cocina opened in LIttle Italy, taking over the space previously occupied by the popular Bracero Cocina de Raiz. We were invited...

The Rail restaurant and nightclub in Hillcrest San Diego

The Rail - San Diego, CA

07/31/2017 - 3:51pm

The Rail in the Hillcrest neighborhood recently added a weekend brunch between 10am-3pm, headed by two Vegas chefs Chef Chad Brunette and Sous Chef John Hamaker. The restaurant is next to the long...