Tagged: asian

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Square Bar Cafe / Kearny Mesa

I hope you enjoyed your three day weekend! I baked a few things (which I will share this week!) and also had a few tasty treats. On Labor Day we tried to go check out the new Thai ice cream...

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Yakitori Yakudori & Ramen Lunch Specials / Kearny Mesa

I’ve been to Yakitori Yakudori & Ramen quite a few times. It’s conveniently located across the street from my chiropractor. I realized I hadn’t visited in awhile and suddenly I had a craving for it. I stopped by earlier this...

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Lumpia City at Mikkeller Brewery in Miramar

Lumpia City is a mobile lumpia truck! Well, not quite a truck, really, but that’s the best way I can describe it so you know they are always on the move. I’ve been following Lumpia City on Instagram for awhile and I finally got the chance to check them out. They can often be found setting up shop at different breweries around town.

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Chaba Thai Kitchen | Kearny Mesa

I have lunch in Kearny Mesa every once in awhile since my chiropractor’s office is in that area. Recently I tried out a new-to-me Thai restaurant called Chaba Thai Kitchen. They’ve got a slew of different options plus some great (and cheap!) lunch specials.

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Matua’s Sushi Bar & Islander Grill | Chula Vista

For Mother’s Day this year, Jake and I both planned little outings with our moms to celebrate. For my mom, I decided to bring her treats from a bakery she loves as much as I do: 85C Bakery goodies! If...

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Valley View Casino Buffet | Valley Center

Last month my mom had the great idea to treat Jake and I to “free” buffet at Valley View Casino. I’m sure she planned this out carefully. Mom gets a ride to the casino while Jake and I get to...

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gyu-kaku japanese bbq | scripps ranch

Recently my friend Laura and I went to check out Gyu-Kaku Japanese BBQ over in Scripps Ranch. I’ve been wanting to check this place out for a long time! I was deterred when it initially opened because the wait was...

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wong’s golden palace | la mesa

Jake and I had our 9 year anniversary recently (yes… 9!!) and for our anniversary Jake wanted to pick the restaurant. That’s how we ended up at Wong’s Golden Palace in La Mesa. I have a vague memory of going...