Mexican

Taste of Old Town Map 2014

Taste of Old Town 2014 - event info

08/31/2014 - 9:46am

Three more weeks until the Taste of Old Town! This event, previously known as Tequila Trail, used to be a part of the Spirit of Mexico festival, but despite becoming its own event,...

Latin Food Festival

Latin Food Fest 2014 - event info

08/25/2014 - 8:04pm

San Diego to Play Host to the Largest Latin Food, Wine & Spirits Event in the U.S.

¡LATIN FOOD FEST! transforms San Diego’s Embarcadero into a showcase for 200...

Barra Barra Saloon - outdoor patio night setting

Barra Barra Saloon

12/30/2013 - 10:20pm

Our first visit to Old Town this December was Barra Barra Saloon, a restaurant we originally found through Tequila Trail 2012. One big reason was that there was a promotion on their website: "On...

Miguel's Cocina - Camarones Jalisco shrimp

Miguel's Cocina (Old Town)

12/30/2013 - 8:31pm

Our second visit to Old Town this December was Miguel's Cocina, another restaurant we originally found through Tequila Trail 2012. I picked this place to celebrate my birthday with friends and it...

Chorizo Eggs Benedict at Casa de Reyes in San Diego Old Town

Casa de Reyes

12/19/2013 - 5:47pm

Last Sunday, we headed to Old Town for our third visit in the month of December! We're already breaking our typical 1-2 visits PER YEAR for Old Town! As Dennis and I drove in, we lucked out and...

Slow Roasted Prime Rib of Beef

San Luis Rey Café

07/09/2009 - 6:33pm

The San Luis Rey Cafe used to be next to Fortunes, but it has been moved next to the pool, where Cabana Cove was.  It's a little bit nicer in the new location because there's a view, but the decor...

Chicken Burrito

Alejandro's Mexican Food

01/04/2009 - 5:22pm

It was getting late and I was at my Cliffs of Insanity… it was dark and cold… I had been talking to Michelle for like an hour and decided that it was time to get some food. Late nights have always...

Ceviche

Sol y Lago

07/09/2008 - 1:25pm

Enjoy some chips and salsa while you wait for your dinner…

Ceviche ($10) - First of all, I was surprised at the bountiful amount of shrimp that was hidden underneath the red...

Super Natalia Torta

La Torta [closed]

04/10/2007 - 6:04pm

Update: This location has closed.

I was at SDSU today and I decided to revisit an old restaurant I used to go to. Whats good to eat there? A super sized torta sandwich! In...

Salsa

Ortega's Patio

03/15/2007 - 3:06pm

A couple weekends ago we drove down to Puerto Nuevo for lunch and to celebrate a friend’s birthday. Local lobster season just ended a few days ago but the restaurants in Puerto Nuevo serve them...

Tostada and Enchilada combo

Santana

10/08/2006 - 6:56pm

Tostada and Enchilada combo with rice and beans (~$5.00)

The tostada and enchilada combo was Lynn’s meal. She had a craving for tostada and the combo seemed the best deal at...

Fred's Mexican Cafe mahi mahi burrito

Fred's Mexican Cafe

09/03/2006 - 6:55pm

When I think of foods I want to eat, Mexican food does not cross my mind often. There aren’t too many dishes that appeal to me and it’s a bit unhealthy for my taste. Think of all that cheese and...