the crooked duck / long beach | los angeles, ca

The next morning Jake and I got up at a reasonable time, grabbed some continental breakfast from downstairs (waffles and bananas) and then headed back […] Read More

stacked / mission valley – san diego, ca

I was invited to try out a new restaurant within Fashion Valley called Stacked a few weeks ago and I’m finally getting around to the […] Read More

whisknladle – san diego restaurant week preview / la jolla – san diego, ca

It’s that time of year again – time for San Diego Restaurant Week, a twice a year opportunity for meals from a ton of different […] Read More

D.Z. Akin’s / College – San Diego, CA

Jake rarely ever suggests a “new-to-him” restaurant to try out. He’s very much in the “I want to eat at places I’ve been to before” […] Read More

crossroads at the house of blues / downtown – san diego, ca

Recently I was invited to try out the new menu at the Crossroads restaurant inside of the House of Blues in Downtown San Diego. All […] Read More

san diego chicken pie shop / north park – san diego, ca

The San Diego Chicken Pie Shop is a classic diner. I’m pretty sure the decor inside hasn’t changed in years. It looks the same as […] Read More

grumpy dan’s grill / coronado – san diego, ca

Jake and I don’t get over to Coronado very often, but when we do, I sure do like driving around and looking at all of […] Read More

paradise grille & bar | del mar / san diego, ca

Paradise Grille and Bar in Del Mar, CA is a quaint, semi-fancy little joint in the Flower Hill Mall near the Del Mar Fairgrounds. I […] Read More