Tagged: american

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Brian’s 24 / Downtown San Diego

There are generally two instances where I will eat at a 24/7 diner: I have been out drinking all night or I have been working late on a project. In this case, it was the former. My friends and I had been enjoying an evening hopping around the breweries in Ocean Beach when we headed over to Brian’s 24 around midnight to cap off our night.

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Sloan’s Ice Cream / Downtown San Diego

Recently I was invited to check out a new ice cream kiosk over in the new Horton Plaza Park. Jake, T, and I had an “early dessert” one Sunday afternoon at Sloan’s Ice Cream. Sloan’s and Starbucks are currently the...

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Shirley’s Kitchen / La Mesa

A few weekends ago, Jake and I went out for a little breakfast. Jake took me to Shirley’s Kitchen, a little spot over in La Mesa. It’s a pretty unassuming little diner right off University Avenue. There’s a patio with...

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Mimi’s / Mira Mesa

Beginning today, Mimi’s is serving a new entree that embodies their theme of French-inspired American cuisine — the Honey Lavender Grilled Pork Chop. Mimi’s asked its guests to develop a new delicious entree, and with many finalists, the winner was Michael Watz of Evanston, Illinois with his original recipe for Honey Lavender Grilled Pork Chop.

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Mini Donuts + Milkshakes at Great Shakes in Palm Springs

A few weekends ago Jake, T, and I headed up to Palm Springs the day to check out Comic Con Palm Springs. It was a fun day filled with lots of art, our favorite Funko pops, and general geekery! After...

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Encontro North Park

Recently I was invited to check out a new spot called Encontro North Park. Encontro is located where Heaven Sent Desserts used to be, on the corner of 30th and University in the heart of North Park. At Encontro, you...

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Royal Stone + the Spruce St Suspension Bridge in Banker’s Hill

I got the breakfast bug again recently and picked a new spot for Jake and I to try. I picked a spot in Banker’s Hill called Royal Stone. Their toast looked amazing on Yelp (yes, toast can look amazing, I...

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Brunching at Grits Fullerton

One recent weekend, Jake and I spent the day up in LA. We were going to an Angels baseball game in the evening and decided to do a little Funko Pop! hunting before the game. The drive up was easy...