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margo’s mexican grill / pacific beach – san diego, ca 2

margo’s mexican grill / pacific beach – san diego, ca

Update: This restaurant is now closed. I was expecting Margo’s Mexican Grill to be a little quaint restaurant tucked into Pacific Beach – and it is – except that it’s in a little strip mall off of Garnet Ave. It...

gabbiano pizza / misson beach – san diego, ca 0

gabbiano pizza / misson beach – san diego, ca

My boyfriend has been eating at Gabbiano Pizza since he was a kid. He has the phone number memorized. The owners know him and they know his order. I am the outsider here. But I will agree with him that...

el maguey / mira mesa – san diego, ca 1

el maguey / mira mesa – san diego, ca

El Maguey is a little taco shop tucked into one of the corners of Mira Mesa. It’s got no drive thru, they close early, and pretty soon they will be flanked by Roberto’s and Santana’s. But guess what – it’s...

panera bread – revisit 1

panera bread – revisit

We’ll review anything if you offer us free food. Case in point. Of course, I go here anyway, I just don’t really review it anymore, but this is an exception to a rule that doesn’t actually exist. I went to...

voting & free food 0

voting & free food

For some reason, this election has spurred some people up. It’s historic. It’s “the most important election of your life”. I’ve noticed a few things out there that you can get for free, just for participating in the democratic process....

free food on your birthday: the rest 0

free food on your birthday: the rest

I thought I was going to have the time to get more free things, but it didn’t work out. But here’s a list of some of the other free items offered just for celebrating your birthday. Baskin-Robbins: 1 free scoop...

free food on your birthday: arby’s 1

free food on your birthday: arby’s

This one isn’t as exciting as the other ones, but free is free, right? If you join Arby’s Extras, they will email you a coupon for a free roast beef sandwich, with a caveat. You must purchase fries and drink...

free food on your birthday: rubio’s 0

free food on your birthday: rubio’s

When you sign up for Rubio’s Beach Club, you get special offers from time to time and notifications on when they have specials or are trying out new menu items. And for your birthday, they give you $7 towards anything...

free food on your birthday: daphne’s greek cafe 3

free food on your birthday: daphne’s greek cafe

Since my birthday is coming up soon, I thought I’d do some posts about the free food you can get just for celebrating the day you came into the world, no big thing. One of the best deals is out...

blueberry bacon pancakes 0

blueberry bacon pancakes

The last time I went to the Original Pancake House I saw the golden words “bacon pancakes” and decided I had to try them. I did get to go back and try them. While they were delicious, they were very...