San Diego

Brunch at Shorehouse Kitchens in La Jolla

Shorehouse Kitchen with my Valentine - La Jolla, CA

02/21/2019 - 7:43pm

Instead of a romantic dinner out, we postponed our Valentines date night into a relaxed brunch at Shorehouse Kitchen in La Jolla. Dennis wore one of his favorite shirts to show his...

Dim Sum at Jasmine Seafood in San Diego

Lunar New Year - Jasmine Seafood Dim Sum and Tet Festival

02/13/2019 - 6:26pm

What better way to spend the Lunar New Years than with your family? This year everyone met for dim sum at Jasmine Seafood. It was a busy morning with families packed in front of the restaurant 15...

Bison Burger at Eureka! restaurant near San Diego State University (SDSU)

Eureka (SDSU) - San Diego, CA

02/04/2019 - 8:28pm

Eureka! is an All-American scratch kitchen and craft bar that opened up a location by San Diego State University around a year and a half ago. It's been a while since Dennis visited his alma mater...

Wild Mushroom Woodfired Pizza at Gravity Heights in San Diego

Gravity Heights (Sorrento Valley) - San Diego, CA

01/28/2019 - 12:14pm

Gravity Heights, the new brewery restaurant concept from Whiskenladle Hospitality, opened to the public last Thursday on January 24, 2019. My coworkers and I have been eyeing the ongoing...

The Whiskey House in downtown San Diego California

The Whiskey House Guinness World Record - San Diego, CA

01/21/2019 - 5:34pm

Deep in the San Diego gaslamp is The Whiskey House, a local superstop for whiskey enthusiasts. Earlier this month the business celebrated their fourth anniversary during an...

Beef and Chicken Fajitas at Casa Sol y Mar

Casa Sol y Mar - San Diego Restaurant Week preview

01/19/2019 - 12:17pm

San Diego Restaurant Week (SDRW) starts this Sunday, January 20, 2019 and continues until Sunday January 27, 2019. This bi-annual event features over 180 restaurants offering a prix fixe meal...

JFAT Cheeseburger at Jimmy's Famous American Tavern in San Diego

Jimmy's Famous American Tavern (JFAT) - San Diego, CA

01/09/2019 - 7:24pm

I've heard about Jimmy's Famous American Tavern for several years through friend's birthday posts and finally redeemed their generous birthday offer - $25 off during your birthday month! For more...

All You Can Eat (AYCE) Sushi at Little Sakana

Little Sakana Japanese Sushi Bar & Grill (All You Can Eat) - San Diego, CA

01/02/2019 - 8:32pm

The Mira Mesa food scene has been blossoming right before our eyes with new restaurants like Little Sakana, an "All You Can Eat" sushi spot in the Mira Mesa Mall. It's across the...

pancake at Lazy Hippo in downtown San Diego

Lazy Hippo (gaslamp) - San Diego, CA

12/21/2018 - 1:22pm

Lazy Hippo is a newer brunch spot in the heart of gaslamp San Diego. They serve up signature pancakes, waffles, french toast and other breakfast favorites. The business filled up quickly during...

Veggie and Hummus at Queenstown Bistro in San Diego

Queenstown Bistro (Westfield UTC Mall) - San Diego, CA

12/03/2018 - 9:03pm

There's several New Zealand inspired restaurants throughout San Diego with the newest one being Queenstown Bistro at Westfield UTC Mall. This location is near the food court right...

ham and cheese empanada at Empanada Kitchen in San Diego

Empanada Kitchen - San Diego, CA

11/21/2018 - 12:30pm

Dennis and I were invited to check out Empanada Kitchen in downtown San Diego. This business advertises "hand-made" and "happily baked" since these empanadas are made fresh throughout the day (ie...

Rough Draft Brewing in San Diego California

Beeramar Scavenger Hunt for San Diego Beer Week

11/16/2018 - 10:32pm

Last week was San Diego Beer Week from Nov. 2-11. I stumbled into it when a coworker invited everyone to Duck Foot Brewing, one of many breweries along Miramar Road. It just so happened to be the...