Oct. 13 2010
Last week, we gave a scout's honor pledge that we'd report back with a few pet-friendly spots as well as local digs that dish Puerto Nuevo-style lobster. We fibbed; today you get crustaceans, but no pups....
Oct. 6 2010
Barrio Logan Winery hosts its Second Annual Grape Stomp from noon to 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 9, at the TSI facility, 3030 Main St. Teams of four compete for $500 to go to the nonprofit of their choosing....
Sept. 29 2010
Because we're supporters of animal welfare (but could care less about grain slaughter), we give three ups to San Diego Veg Week, happening Oct. 2 through 9. Take the veg pledge to go meatless for the week...
Sept. 22 2010
Last week's Nibbles called out those who were hot and bothered by the appearance of rabbit on El Take it Easy's menu. This week, we delve into the whole sustainability issue—hook, line and sinker,...
Sept. 15 2010
You know what really chaps the proverbial hide (cow, deer, rabbit or otherwise)? Little-picture people. Take, for instance, the hoopla surrounding the call to boycott El Take it Easy (3925 30th St., North...
Sept. 8 2010
While keeping up with the Connerys— and Natalie Portman—Andrew Schiff of Spread (2879 University Ave. in Hillcrest) never ceases to surprise. (He and wife Robin hosted Portman and her entourage...
Sept. 1 2010
Last week, Nibbles reported that Smashburger opened its second San Diego County location in Del Mar. With the announcement of the Mission Valley (7676 Hazard Center Drive) grand opening this Thursday at...
Aug. 25 2010
Last week, we reported that the team at Urban Solace (3823 30th St., North Park) banned high-fructose corn syrup from its food and drinks. This seemingly innocuous move irked none other than the corn Refiners...
Aug. 18 2010
What's this? A food truck in Scripps Ranch? The Gumbo Pot, a Creole / Cajun / soul-food vendor on wheels that describes its food as “fantabulous” has added the Scripps Ranch Farmers Market...
Aug. 11 2010
We're hearing that Stone Brewing has plans to open a tasting room and shop on 30th Street in South Park, around the corner from Whistle Stop and Station tavern, though we didn't get confirmation from...
Aug. 4 2010
Two local food writers / bloggers, Caron Golden and Alice Robertson, have joined forces with the San Diego Food Bank to support the Food Bank's Food 4 Kids Backpack program, which sends food home with...
July 28 2010
Macy's presents Andrea Robinson, Stone Brewing Co.'s 14th Anniversary Celebration and more
July 21 2010
O'Brien's Pub celebrates Belgium's Independence Day by tapping kegs, Urban Solace serves up a Belgium beer and more news for foodies
July 14 2010
On Saturday, July 17, starting at 7 p.m., MIHO Gastrotruck will hold a summer kick-off party at its newest stop behind the colorful Mexican gifts and home store Casa Artelexia (2419 Kettner Blvd.), just...
July 7 2010
La Focaccia Gourmet Pizzeria will hold its grand opening on Thursday, July 15. The new Hillcrest eatery (416 University Ave., Suite 100) is run by Michelle Morreale and her Sicilian-born chef husband,...
June 30 2010
A cupcake festival and the rest of this week's food news
June 23 2010
Ballast Point stocks its trophy case, El Take it Easy to open in grand fashion, the Japan Society puts beer and sake on the festival pedestal and Mariposa Ice Cream turns 10
June 16 2010
Chef Wade Hageman, who opened Blanca Restaurant in Solana Beach, was frustrated with what he saw as fine dining exclusivity. When the time came to open his own place, he wanted a concept that would be...
June 8 2010
New eateries—on wheels and otherwise—and some tasty meal deals
June 1 2010
Beer Week'nd is upon us, cheesesteaks will soon be dished out in Mission Valley, Kensington Grill undergoes a menu makeover—and more tasty bits of information


  • Visit one of the 70 participating restaurants, bars, coffeehouses and nightclubs in town on this night and 25 to 50 percent of sales will go to local HIV/AIDS services and prevention programs. 
  • Anthony Bernal and Chris Ward, who are vying to replace Todd Gloria on the San Diego City Council, will discuss urban issues, such as parking, homelessness and new developments
  • The new exhibition designed by Dave Ghilarducci is made from hundreds of rolls of packing tape and bound together by layers of plastic shrink-wrap. Visitors can navigate their way through cocoon-like passageways...
  • The renowned Mexican black and white photographer presents an exhibition exploring the principal themes within three groups: "Bestiarium"," Fantastic Women" and "Silent Natures."
  • Presented by Pacific Arts Movement, the sixth annual mini film fest features 14 film programs from 10 countries that includes everything from docs to romantic tearjerkers. See website for full lineup and...
  • The San Diego County Bike Coalition hosts this monthly bike-in happy hour event to get biking residents involved in their communities and discuss bike projects planned for that specific community
  • Debunk some of the stereotypes surrounding cannibalism at this new exhibition that takes a hands-on approach to the subject. Includes video games and interactive activities where patrons will have to decide...
  • So Say We All's monthly storytelling night features stories about those jobs we took because we had to take a job. Featured readers include Allison Gauss, Annmarie Houghtailing, Cecile Estelle, and more
  • Artists from the all-abstracts group show will talk about their work and techniques. Artists include Edwin Nutting, Danielle Nelisse, Leah Pantea, Lenore Simon, and more
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