naked pizza / pacific beach – san diego, ca

When I first saw “Naked Pizza” I had bad thoughts about it. As in, “the pizza isn’t wearing clothes?” thoughts. Naughty. But now that I’ve actually visited Naked Pizza and seen what it’s all about, I get it. Naked Pizza is all natural pizza, not naughty pizza. There are no […] Read More

extraordinary desserts / banker’s hill | san diego, ca

Extraordinary Desserts is one of those indulgent kind of places. You “ooh” and “ahh” over their selection of beautiful looking desserts and pastries, have a bit of tea, and relax for a bit. It’s one place near the city that’s also actually open late (unlike many other places around town) […] Read More

side street thai kitchen / north park | san diego, ca

Why yes, it’s another review for a restaurant in North Park! This time my mission was to introduce Jake and the kids to “real” Thai food and we hit up Side Street Thai Kitchen. Jake’s only previous experience with Thai food was at ra-ka-de-ka which I did not consider to […] Read More

bbq republic | carmel mountain / san diego, ca

BBQ Republic is a fairly new BBQ joint that’s turned into a local chain with 2 locations in Carmel Mountain and Torrey Hills. I bought a groupon-like deal not too long ago for this place and Jake and I finally checked it out recently. Jake was kind of jonesing for […] Read More

honey’s cafe / kearny mesa | san diego, ca

Update: This restaurant is now closed. I don’t get to go out for breakfast very often and when I do, I expect it to be awesome. I’ve had some good breakfasts lately, but I guess my streak had to end somewhere. I was out one Saturday morning on my own. […] Read More

urban solace | north park / san diego, ca

I FINALLY made it to Urban Solace! I feel like it took me forever to visit, but I’m glad I finally did! I tried to go one evening on a Saturday, but that turned out to be a bad idea since the wait was 1 hour. No, thanks. I ended […] Read More

airr supper club preview | downtown / san diego, ca

Update: This restaurant is now closed. A few weeks ago I was invited to attend a preview event and have a complimentary meal at a new supper club/night club in Downtown San Diego called Airr Supper Club. I took Jake along as my usual date and off we went to […] Read More

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 … that only served Dim Sum on the weekends. The […] Read More