Category: Chula Vista

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Boba and Raindrop Cakes at Vanitea Cafe

Jake, T and I were down in the South Land (aka Chula Vista) having dinner at our favorite Mandarin Chinese Restaurant for Father’s Day. T wanted to treat his dad to dinner and after our meal I wanted to check...

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El Huevo Estrellado / Chula Vista, CA

Jake and I had a lo-key weekend. After we dropped T off at work, we headed down the Silver Strand to see if Star Dust Donuts was open before going to a place called El Huevo Estrellado for breakfast. And they...

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Gorditas at Tamales Ancira in Chula Vista

The last time we came to Tamales Ancira was to try the tamales back in 2015. We had always tried to get the gorditas (as referenced in my post) but the lady who made the gorditas didn’t work on the...

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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...

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Matua’s Sushi Bar & Islander Grill | Chula Vista

For Mother’s Day this year, Jake and I both planned little outings with our moms to celebrate. For my mom, I decided to bring her treats from a bakery she loves as much as I do: 85C Bakery goodies! If...

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pho hung cali

We were down in Chula Vista on Father’s Day to drop off the kiddos after going to see Jurassic World at Horton Plaza. Have you been to Horton Plaza lately? It feels a little like a ghost town these days...

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tamales ancira / chula vista

Tamales are still one of my favorite Mexican items and a treat I don’t get to indulge in as often as I would like. A lot of taco shops or Mexican restaurants have tamales on the menu, but they quickly...

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south bay food crawl

Very recently Jake, T and I went on a South Bay Food Crawl hosted by CC of Pink Candles at Ridgemont High. Jinxi of Jinxi Eats + S joined us on the crawl as well. We explored a few spots in...

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mj’s yogurt time and deli revisit

Short post today since I feel I am not “fully recovered” from Vegas yet. Or rather, I have so many ideas running through my head from the conference that I couldn’t focus enough to do a longer post. Hah! Recently...

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italianissimo trattoria / chula vista, ca

It’s been insanely hot around San Diego all weekend. Last Friday night Jake, T and I went to the cheap theater down in Chula Vista to escape the heat of his house (we went to see The Hundred Foot Journey;...