Category: San Diego County

el salvador pupuseria y restaurante / city heights – san diego, ca 6

el salvador pupuseria y restaurante / city heights – san diego, ca

The day we decided to go here we had originally planned on going to Slater’s 50/50. But we looked at the long line outside and I said, “Never mind. Let’s do something else.” Jake and I decided it was high...

isola pizza bar / little italy – san diego, ca 4

isola pizza bar / little italy – san diego, ca

Isola Pizza Bar is a new joint that’s joined the little community of Little Italy. Chef Massimo Tenino is the owner, the restaurant named after his grandmother. His heart and soul has been put into this place as he told...

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...

trifecta feast at flavor del mar 7

trifecta feast at flavor del mar

Opening Day at Del Mar is apparently a big deal. I’ll be honest – I’ve never really paid attention. I’ve seen the commercials though – the ones singing about Del Mar. And I’ve heard about the “hats” that women wear...

the huddle / mission hills – san diego, ca 4

the huddle / mission hills – san diego, ca

I first read about the Huddle over on Dennis’s blog, A Radiused Corner. It’s been tickling the back of my mind for awhile now. I’ve been searching for a good “go-to” place for breakfast and looking for the elusive “perfect”...

dave and buster’s – mission valley / san diego, ca 5

dave and buster’s – mission valley / san diego, ca

I hadn’t been to a Dave & Buster’s in years, but I was recently invited to swing on by and to check it out again. I was looking forward to taking Jake, Chris and T for a night out to...

san diego fair treats 3

san diego fair treats

I love the fair. The start of the fair in June is the start of summer. It’s also the start of corn on the cob, fresh basil and tomatoes in the garden, and totally fried totally bad for you fair...

puesto mexican street food / la jolla – san diego, ca 4

puesto mexican street food / la jolla – san diego, ca

Puesto Mexican Street Food is a new taco shop located in the heart of Downtown La Jolla. The concept is fun and simple – you get to chose what you want on your tacos, selecting from a variety of fresh,...

fuze restaurant and lounge / mira mesa – san diego, ca 2

fuze restaurant and lounge / mira mesa – san diego, ca

Mira Mesa has gotten a new addition to the neighborhood: Fuze, a Korean restaurant located where “Mr. Wasabi” used to be. They haven’t changed the name on the signage yet, but you still spot the restaurant when you’re driving west...

la jolla brew house / la jolla – san diego, ca 3

la jolla brew house / la jolla – san diego, ca

I don’t usually document negative experiences but: A) I’m tired B) I decided I don’t care C) I’m doing a service for you guys, right? D) I’m too tired to think of a D. Anyway. Bear (bare? no, definitely bear....