Category: Cheap Eats

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Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers / National City

Whenever Jake and I head out to Vegas, one stop we always make is at Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers in Victorville. We love their steakburgers and were pretty excited to find out they would be expanding to San Diego!...

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Sunmerry Bakery / Irvine, CA

After we ate yummy noodles at A&J Restaurant, we headed next door to Sunmerry Bakery. It’s a Taiwanese bakery similar to 85c Bakery. Sunmerry Bakery isn’t a large shop but there were plenty of baked goods to look at!  They...

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A&J Restaurant / Irvine, CA

Recently Jake and I took a little side trip up to Irvine. Whenever we go up north we try to check out a new restaurant and this time around I choose A&J Restaurant in Irvine, CA. We left San Diego...

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Shirley’s Kitchen / La Mesa

A few weekends ago, Jake and I went out for a little breakfast. Jake took me to Shirley’s Kitchen, a little spot over in La Mesa. It’s a pretty unassuming little diner right off University Avenue. There’s a patio with...

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Cinnaholic Gourmet Cinnamon Rolls / Mission Valley

Recently I was invited to check out a new bakery called Cinnaholic. The PR person told me it was a new “vegan bakery” and I instantly cringed at the thought of “vegan baked goods” but figured I’d give it a shot...

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Yakitori Yakudori & Ramen Lunch Specials / Kearny Mesa

I’ve been to Yakitori Yakudori & Ramen quite a few times. It’s conveniently located across the street from my chiropractor. I realized I hadn’t visited in awhile and suddenly I had a craving for it. I stopped by earlier this...

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New Southwest Pizzas at Pieology

Recently I was invited to come check out some of the new pizza offering that are now available at Pieology. It was the perfect opportunity for me to finally check out Pieology since it’s one of the pizza spots that...

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The Churro Dog at Churros El Tigre | San Ysidro

I needed some new shoes and I nicely asked Jake if we could pretty please go to the outlet mall down in San Ysidro. I’m a lucky girl and Jake doesn’t complain even one bit. Besides, he doesn’t mind shopping...

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Bear Buns Bakery and Cafe | Serra Mesa

When we were at Maggie’s Cafe, I noticed this funky retro looking building across the street called Bear Buns Bakery. A little Yelp reading lead me to believe that we had to try it out for breakfast one day. So...

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Chaba Thai Kitchen | Kearny Mesa

I have lunch in Kearny Mesa every once in awhile since my chiropractor’s office is in that area. Recently I tried out a new-to-me Thai restaurant called Chaba Thai Kitchen. They’ve got a slew of different options plus some great (and cheap!) lunch specials.