Planning the perfect Valentine’s Day dinner is difficult, but what if you could find a single location in San Diego that housed some of the best restaurants in town? Even better, what if each of those places offered special, prix fixe menus catered around this romantic occasion?
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A Deluxe Lover’s [...]
I think we can all agree that teddy bears and red roses are about due for a break on Valentine’s Day. If you’re looking for a fun way to hang out with your sweetie, or even a friend, how about learning how to roll your own sushi? Add a few tasters of Japanese beer [...]
The view from Caroline’s Seaside Cafe in La Jolla (Photo Credit: Jasmine Mejares)
Many of us have made plans to eat better in the New Year in order to become a healthier and happier version of ourselves. Unfortunately, there are many articles, organizations, and diets that can lead us astray and dupe us [...]
When it comes to eating healthily, finding foods that will tantalize your taste buds is often an arduous endeavor. Further still, despite the best intentions, the time it takes to plan out heart and figure-friendly meals often leaves a diner so overwhelmed that he/she simply opts for a trip to the local fast food [...]
On Thursday December 13, Andaz San Diego hosted their final “salon” event of 2012 with a craft beer and cheese pairing. This event brought together two well-loved local companies: Green Flash Brewing and Venissimo Cheese. I am a huge fan of both beer and cheese, but this event exceeded my expectations with the depth [...]
Tucked away in San Diego’s Historic Old Town lies a restaurant whose classic elegance and quiet charm make it a welcomed beacon in a sea of restaurants offering a more boisterous locale. The brainchild of chef and owner, Mark Pelliccia, 25 Forty Bistro & Bakehouse focuses on the philosophy that food isn’t merely nourishment [...]
Everything old is new again at The Brigantine Seafood’s Del Mar location. A mainstay in the beach side community for years, The Brigantine recently received a face lift and a complete interior redesign. The result is an eatery whose natural wood accents and bright bay windows lend a charming atmosphere perfectly suited for savoring [...]
Duck dive: term commonly associated with surfing; to dive head first under the water while swimming.
Growing up in San Diego, you’d think I’ve performed my fare share of duck dives in my lifetime. But on the contrary, the only duck dive I’ve had any association with is a new gastropub in the heart [...]