searocketbistrosandiego
Nov. 21 2011
The sautéed bay scallops are a beautiful pile of tender nubbins of the sea, paired with fatty chunks of bacon and a huge smear of whole-grain mustard
sublimealehousesandiego
Nov. 14 2011
The warm and bright dining room is open without feeling cavernous. The wooden beams supporting the ceiling lend a gorgeous rustic feel, and the zebra wood tables keep the natural theme going with a modern...
crushsolanabeach
Nov. 7 2011
Even in late fall, one menu special was the panzanella salad filled with explosively juicy tomatoes the color of sunshine and hunks of ciabatta that soaked up the oily dressing without turning into limp...
leroyskitchen
Oct. 31 2011
Leroy's Kitchen & Lounge is no edgy addition to the Coronado scene, but it's cool and friendly and another enthusiastic player in the farm-to-table movement
fish101sandiego
Oct. 24 2011
The behind-the-counter chalkboard announces the various catches of the day, usually three options that can be prepared various ways
lucsbistrosandiego
Oct. 10 2011
I was impressed with both the traditional “comfort food” offerings on the menu, as well as the unique creations; there's nothing better than creativity in a strip-mall eatery
banhmisandwichessandiego
Oct. 4 2011
Though pho is certainly the house specialty, the menu is a playground of things to try. I'm sorry, gentle readers, that in my pregnant condition I couldn't stomach the thought of trying the fried frogs...
andiamosandiegorestaurant
Sept. 27 2011
Andiamo is perched in that sweet middle spot, with the gracious (if not at all hip or trendy), welcoming attitude of a neighborhood restaurant and behind-the-line food know-how that offers you something...
pacificabreezecafesandiego
Sept. 20 2011
Order your food and get your own drinks at the counter, but settle in to relax and enjoy the ocean view while waiting for the friendly PBC crew to bring you your food
9-14 food
Sept. 13 2011
I never pass up pancit, and neither should you, particularly if you like your noodles salty, cooked to death and seasoned with broth, vegetables and your choice of meat. This is comfort food that will...
bootleggersandiego2
Sept. 6 2011
There are days when it seems we've reached the saturation point in this whole gastropub phase. But then another newbie joins the scene; I scan the menu, I'm intrigued, and, before I know it, I'm buried...
Interior1
Aug. 30 2011
They're doing some great things with seafood, which makes sense considering you could easily throw a picky patron and hit the ocean just a few blocks away
Tacos
Aug. 24 2011
I immediately liked the feeling of walking into the dusky, charcoal walls of Empire House. It conjures a groovy old house with mismatched chairs, some of which reminded me of sitting in a junior-high...
KrispyCrab
Aug. 17 2011
Not to be confused with other outposts of pink (see: Berry, Taco), Pink Noodle in Hillcrest is the face-lifted Thai restaurant formerly known as Kitima
SurfnTurf_full
Aug. 9 2011
One of the bonuses of being pregnant—once you're through the “all food is disgusting” phase—is the world being mostly supportive of your occasionally (OK, fine, frequently) piggish...
Sausage
Aug. 3 2011
The word that comes to mind when I think about the Lebanese food served at Alforon is “warmth.” Yes, you can certainly opt for items that'll put some heat on your tongue, but I'm referring...
starlitesandiego
July 26 2011
I'm particularly delighted that one of the coolest kids on the dining block has begun serving the meal that hits the sweet spot between too early and too boring. Starlite—they of the hexagonal...
unionrestaurant
July 19 2011
After watching months of construction, I'm now hearing a lot of chatter about Union Kitchen & Tap in Encinitas, which finally opened in May
meatballssandiego
July 12 2011
I can't get enough of the chifteles at Shades, the Ocean Beach neighborhood stalwart
ChefMaitland
July 6 2011
So, I've entered an interesting new phase as a food writer. I'm now a pregnant food writer

Calendar

  • 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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