Category: Mira Mesa

daphne’s california greek – free birthday food / mira mesa – san diego, ca 7

daphne’s california greek – free birthday food / mira mesa – san diego, ca

Onto the next free birthday food! Today’s my actual birthday, in case you were wondering. What will I be doing today? Getting a massage. Getting some free foods. And probably going to Eclipse Chocolat for a pumpkin spice cupcake. It...

tasty things in life: tortilla soup from islands 3

tasty things in life: tortilla soup from islands

Sometimes for lunch, I just want something simple and I don’t want anything from the office kitchen. When I want some warm and comforting and on the cheap, I go to Islands and get a bowl of their Tortilla Soup....

La Crêpe Fraîche / sorrento valley – san diego, ca 8

La Crêpe Fraîche / sorrento valley – san diego, ca

This is another “Wooo, I bought coupons” kind of post. But this time, I bought two coupons and went here twice before I blogged about it! Fancy that. This is La Crêpe Fraîche is a little place tucked into a...

the loving hut / mira mesa – san diego, ca 4

the loving hut / mira mesa – san diego, ca

I also thought about calling this post, “I tried Vegan food… and it wasn’t that bad and I might eat it again!” but that seemed way too wordy to me. Anyway, yes. There’s a vegan restaurant in Mira Mesa called...

siam nara thai cuisine / mira mesa | san diego, ca 4

siam nara thai cuisine / mira mesa | san diego, ca

Siam Nara Thai Cuisine is a relatively new restaurant tucked into one of the many shopping centers in Mira Mesa – it’s right next to the Rite Aid and the McDonald’s. This place used to be a Dim Sum place...

Islands Restaurant Has Addicitive French Fries 1

Islands Restaurant Has Addicitive French Fries

I’ve always liked Islands Restaurant. Jake doesn’t like it and neither do my parents. I think they’re crazy. I still go here from time to time even though I think it’s way overpriced. Maybe I’m just a sucker. One sort...

Cotixan Mexican Food / Mira Mesa – San Diego, CA 4

Cotixan Mexican Food / Mira Mesa – San Diego, CA

Cotixan Mexican Food in Mira Mesa is a double drive through window kind of place. It used to be a different drive through place with some really greasy Mexican grub (I don’t remember the name of it) but it used...

red lobster has delicious biscuits 9

red lobster has delicious biscuits

I had some kind of mad craving for Red Lobster’s Cheddar Bay Biscuits recently. I went twice within a week for lunch to fulfill my biscuit craving. I should probably just use one of the myriad  recipes available to try...

NY Giant Pizza / Mira Mesa | San Diego, CA 4

NY Giant Pizza / Mira Mesa | San Diego, CA

NY Giant Pizza is a local chain in San Diego. There are a ton of various “NY Giant” pizza places all around town and it’s a bit hard to know the difference between all of them. The particular pizza place...

bamboo hut – pacific grill and sushi bar / mira mesa | san diego, ca 3

bamboo hut – pacific grill and sushi bar / mira mesa | san diego, ca

Update: This restaurant is now closed. The Bamboo Hut is a little Asian restaurant in Mira Mesa that serves up sushi, plate lunches/bento boxes, and a mixture of Japanese/Hawaiian/Asian food. It’s a bit of a mish-mash – sort of an...