Tagged: appetizers

tasty things in life: best eggrolls in san diego 2

tasty things in life: best eggrolls in san diego

I’ve lived here all of my life, minus a brief college stint in Boston, and I’ve eaten many, many sub-par eggrolls in my time. I remember finally discovering a delicious eggroll in Boston – something meaty, crunchy and delicious –...

crossroads at the house of blues / downtown – san diego, ca 0

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 of the Crossroads restaurants have been revamped with a new menu from head chef Aaron...

grumpy dan’s grill / coronado – san diego, ca 2

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 the beautiful houses over there. It’s almost like another world just across the San Diego...

tasty things in life: calamari 7

tasty things in life: calamari

I don’t remember at what point in my life I started to eat calamari. I know there was a time where I wouldn’t eat it. My experience had only been tough, chewy, overcooked calamari and I thought it was all...

dean sin world / monterey park – los angeles, ca 4

dean sin world / monterey park – los angeles, ca

These are the continuing adventures of Eating in Los Angeles! Welcome to Day 2, my friends. I’ve seen a bunch of blog posts about this next place which is what in part convinced me to try it out. I was...

the tasty things in life: bruschetta from la focaccia 2

the tasty things in life: bruschetta from la focaccia

This week’s featured tasty tidbit is this really awesome Bruschetta from La Focaccia in Hillcrest. Jake and I have been back to La Focaccia a few times now just to indulge in their tasty offerings and this bruschetta is one...

Splash Wine Lounge / North Park – San Diego, CA 2

Splash Wine Lounge / North Park – San Diego, CA

Splash Wine Lounge is a little place tucked into the ever-busy University Avenue, in the heart of North Park. It’s easy to pass it by with its nondescript awning. A warm, cozy feeling emanates from the lounge from the moment...

phil’s bbq / san diego, ca 4

phil’s bbq / san diego, ca

My friend, Laura, suggested we visit Phil’s BBQ one evening for dinner. A co-worker had been talking to her about bbq, and this inspired her craving for Phil’s. I actually hadn’t visited Phil’s BBQ since they moved from Mission Hills...