Category: San Diego County

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Fogo de Chao / Downtown San Diego

Last month I was invited to check out Fogo de Chao. I have never been here before! I’ve been to a couple of Brazilian Steakhouses before but hadn’t experienced Fogo de Chao yet and I was excited to check it...

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Brian’s 24 / Downtown San Diego

There are generally two instances where I will eat at a 24/7 diner: I have been out drinking all night or I have been working late on a project. In this case, it was the former. My friends and I had been enjoying an evening hopping around the breweries in Ocean Beach when we headed over to Brian’s 24 around midnight to cap off our night.

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Pummaro / Point Loma

Last Friday Jake and I headed over to see my friend Frank’s black and white classic horror art show at Culture Brewing Co in Ocean Beach (go check it out – his paintings of classic horror movies are pretty awesome)....

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Sloan’s Ice Cream / Downtown San Diego

Recently I was invited to check out a new ice cream kiosk over in the new Horton Plaza Park. Jake, T, and I had an “early dessert” one Sunday afternoon at Sloan’s Ice Cream. Sloan’s and Starbucks are currently the...

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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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Taste of Downtown 2016

Last night, my friends Shawn and Cynthia accompanied me to Taste of Downtown. This event is a walk-about sponsored by several restaurants who offer sample-size servings to attendees.

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Bencotto Italian Kitchen – San Diego Restaurant Week Preview

San Diego Restaurant Week is here once again! It starts on Sunday, September 25th and runs until October 2nd. This gives you a complete week to sample and try out a whole slew of restaurants, woohoo! Once again I was...

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Cocina 277 Artesanal / Chula Vista

I follow a lot of food related stuff on Instagram and once in awhile I’ll see something droolworthy. Usually it’s from some place in New York or San Francisco but recently I saw a mini tableside spit with al pastor...