Cafes

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...

mimosas are only one dollar for brunch at Dunedin North Park

Dunedin North Park

03/07/2017 - 7:02pm

I'm always telling myself that we need to brunch more. Hectic work week leads to sleeping later on weekends (especially for this night owl) but admittedly, good food is worth getting out of bed...

Candy Stripe Beef Salad at Red Card Cafe

Red Card Cafe

10/11/2016 - 11:25pm

I first noticed Red Card Cafe when they followed our Oh-So Yummy Instagram. I peeked at their account and saw they were opening soon in San Diego. A few weeks later, they popped up again for San...

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...

Deviled Eggs at Leroy's Kitchen and Lounge

Leroy's Kitchen & Lounge

02/19/2016 - 3:44pm

Leroy's Kitchen & Lounge is on the beautiful island of Coronado. When San Diego Restaurant Week rolled around, I thought it'd be a glorious time to cross the blue bridge for a visit. The...

chicken and waffles at Crest Cafe in Hillcrest

Crest Cafe

12/07/2015 - 11:31pm

Crest Cafe has been featured on the Food Network's Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives. We've had our own little sneak peak during a few Taste of Hillcrest events. This family run business has been open...

Muffuleta Sandwich at Cafe La Rue

Cafe La Rue at La Valencia Hotel

11/02/2015 - 12:05pm

Sundays are our lazy sleep-in days. By 1pm, the hunger inside was roaring for us to DO SOMETHING ABOUT IT! San Diego Restaurant Week had just started and Cafe La Rue won out as our destination...

chicken vegetable and farro soup at Cafe Metropole in Avalon on Catalina Island

Catalina Island birthday trip - RJ's Cafe, Avocado Cafe, and Cafe Metropole

05/15/2015 - 11:38pm

We took a day off work to visit Catalina Island for Dennis's birthday. Did you know that you could get a free round trip starting the day of your birthday? I got this idea from marvelous Mary of...

Urban Plates - Grilled Steak Plate with Brussels and Butternut

Urban Plates (Carmel Valley)

08/28/2014 - 8:05pm

Another book club dinner post! Yay to books and bites! For July, the girls met at Urban Plates, a farm fresh restaurant located in the huge shopping/dining plaza off El Camino Real and Del Mar...

The Girl and the Fig - Scallops

The Girl and the Fig (Sonoma)

04/14/2014 - 5:20pm

We did some wine tasting in Sonoma Wine Country a while back and had asked several folks if they could recommend a place for dinner. One of the most common responses was The Girl and the Fig....

Opera Cafe and Patisserie - ahi tuna tartine

Opera Cafe and Patisserie

08/23/2011 - 4:12pm

Opera Cafe and Patisserie is a very popular restuarant with a very busy weekday lunch!  I'm sure a lot of its traffic comes from the Sorrento Valley tech companies nearby like Qualcomm!  I...