Reviews

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...

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 (which begins after Memorial Day) so the flights and...

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...

Ribeye Steak served medium rare

GrillGrate Review and Grilling Ribeye Steak

07/25/2017 - 12:05pm

After many years of using porcelain coated grates on my gas grill, I decided it was time for a replacement. I will be reviewing GrillGrates, which are made in the USA and advertised to provide...

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...