Tagged: appetizers

[recipe] almost fried oven baked buffalo wings 13

[recipe] almost fried oven baked buffalo wings

Jake is a big fan of football. Well – actually – a big fan of the Chargers. Once they’re out, he doesn’t care about what happens with the rest of the season and I’m off the hook for having to...

french concession / hillcrest – san diego, ca 7

french concession / hillcrest – san diego, ca

Last month I was invited to check out the new French Concession restaurant in Hillcrest – an operation that’s got a menu chock full of tasty sounding dim sum items. It’s not the traditional dim sum as there are no...

lemonade / newport beach, ca 4

lemonade / newport beach, ca

For dinner, I choose Lemonade. Lemonade is a Los Angeles chain, serving American style cafeteria food. The only reason I ever heard of Lemonade in the first place is because I was sent a copy of their new cookbook earlier...

holly jolly mocktails at the pony room/ rancho santa fe – san diego, ca 2

holly jolly mocktails at the pony room/ rancho santa fe – san diego, ca

If you’re looking for an alternative way to celebrate the coming of the New Year, something a little more on the sober side, you might want to check out some of the holiday “Mocktails” that a few restaurants have got...

san diego cellars / little italy – san diego, ca 0

san diego cellars / little italy – san diego, ca

Last month I was invited to go and check out San Diego Cellars, a new winery/wine bar that’s located on the north side of Little Italy, just a little ways from the main drag. San Diego Cellars will be in...

mamma teresa / poway – san diego, ca 6

mamma teresa / poway – san diego, ca

This post is long over due since Jake and I came here in early October! I almost skipped doing it all together because the photos are kind of crappy, but whatever. You need to know about this place! Mamma Teresa...

lazy dog restaurant and bar / mission valley – san diego, ca 7

lazy dog restaurant and bar / mission valley – san diego, ca

Lazy Dog Restaurant and Bar opened up in Mission Valley over the summer. It is a part of a Southern California chain and this is the first location to open in San Diego. I was recently invited to come in...

fat sal’s deli / pacific beach – san diego, ca 4

fat sal’s deli / pacific beach – san diego, ca

Jake and I visited Fat Sal’s when they first opened. Jake is a huge fan of Entourage and he was pretty excited to see a venture where one of the co-owners (Jerry Ferrara) was from that show. Honestly though, that...