Category: El Cajon

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funky fries and burgers

On Saturday, Jake and I went out for a bite to eat at a brand-spankin’ new spot in El Cajon called Funky Fries and Burgers. We managed to get their BEFORE the torrential rain started (though we got stuck in...

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izzy’s cafe / el cajon, ca

Back in January, Jake and I had a kid-free morning for some reason (I think T had baseball practice). Jake wanted to head out to El Cajon to visit a dealership to look at used cars and he let me...

can cheddar make the breadstick better? / o’s american kitchen 0

can cheddar make the breadstick better? / o’s american kitchen

This was an unplanned visit. Pat & Oscar’s… err, I’m sorry, O’s American Kitchen, is not really one of my favorite places to dine. But, they have really, really awesome breaksticks which does make me want to eat there once...

hammurabi family restaurant / el cajon – san diego, ca 1

hammurabi family restaurant / el cajon – san diego, ca

Welcome to another installment of “Adventures in Groupons” (dun dun dun). This week, we’ll be visiting the Hammurabi Family Restaurant in El Cajon, CA. Hammurabi offers a number of Mediterranean foods. They have a pretty massive menu with a little...

king of nablus sweets / el cajon – san diego, ca 10

king of nablus sweets / el cajon – san diego, ca

I found this place by accident. Jake, T and I were at Fred’s in El Cajon and I wanted something sweet. A quick search on my iPhone (I love you, iPhone) showed me a few places. I spotted a place...

Bob’s Big Boy / El Cajon | San Diego, CA 4

Bob’s Big Boy / El Cajon | San Diego, CA

I know it’s very likely that as a child I went to Bob’s Big Boy. They used to be pretty prevalent back in the day, but I just don’t remember ever going to one. It’s not within my fuzzy memory...

tyler’s taste of texas / el cajon, ca 1

tyler’s taste of texas / el cajon, ca

Tyler’s Taste of Texas in El Cajon is a 24-hour joint serving up home cooked meals inspired by the state of Texas. As soon as you walk into this place you feel like you’re in someone’s converted house – there...

Goliath Burgers at Fred’s Old Fashioned Burgers – El Cajon, CA 7

Goliath Burgers at Fred’s Old Fashioned Burgers – El Cajon, CA

There’s a show on the Travel Channel called Man v. Food that my boyfriend and I really love. The host, Adam, goes around the country trying to beat various crazy food challenges, eating ridiculous amounts of food. Somehow this inspired...