Reviews

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...

The Louvre Museum in Paris France

Europe trip with 3 Days in Paris - Itinerary and Sightseeing Tips

09/02/2017 - 4:35pm

Dennis and I traveled to Europe for the first time in May for our 5 year anniversary. Our trip was right before the summer tourist season began (after Memorial Day) so the flights and hotels were...

flight of Stone Brewing Co. beers and sliders at ArcLight on Tap in La Jolla CA

ArcLight on Tap Promotion at ArcLight Cinemas - La Jolla (UTC), CA

08/25/2017 - 1:39pm

On the last Saturday of every month from 3-6 PM, ArcLight Cinemas will transform the ArcLight patio into a beer garden with local craft beers, small bites, and movie-themed giveaways. In addition...

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...

fresh scallops from Mariscos Ruben truck in Tijuana, B.C., Mexico

Day trip to Mexico - food in Tijuana and Popotla fishing village

08/07/2017 - 12:55pm

Despite being close to the border, I have never been to Mexico. This summer, I finally took the plunge for a foodie day trip led by Scott Koenig, frequent traveler and author of A Gringo in Mexico...

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...

New dragon artwork at Common Theory Public House in San Diego

Common Theory Public House - San Diego, CA

07/12/2017 - 11:06pm

Last month, Common Theory Public House celebrated their three year anniversary as well as rolled out a revamped menu. I've been dropping by for 2+ years ever since finding their Chicken Wings and...

tri-tip from GOBYA sandwich popup at BIGA in San Diego

BIGA Cucinato A Legno - San Diego, CA

07/10/2017 - 5:17pm

BIGA Cucinato A Legno has been on my "hot" list ever since a fabulous dinner with the cousins during last year's Comic-Con. I've visited several times since, including a recent Wednesday lunch...

tater twisters at San Diego Fair 2017 Where the West is Fun

San Diego Fair 2017 - Where the West is Fun + Taste of the Fair

07/01/2017 - 7:03pm

The San Diego Fair brings in huge crowds each summer with food, rides, exhibits, shows, and concerts. The theme of 2017 is "Where the West is Fun" and changes every year. I decided...

chips guacamole and salsa at El Chingon in San Diego

El Chingon Bad Ass Mexican - San Diego, CA

06/21/2017 - 2:26pm

The night was still young on this Taco Tuesday and a small party of ladies (plus Dennis) arrived at El Chingon, a new and eclectic Mexican restaurant in downtown San Diego. Believe it or not, we...