Tagged: bar

islands restaurants – happy hour 0

islands restaurants – happy hour

Jake is here to give us the scoop about Islands Restaurants. We were invited again. I told him he had to write the review this time. So he did. – – – – – – – – – – –...

bridges bar | grill | bay / college – san diego, ca 2

bridges bar | grill | bay / college – san diego, ca

Bridges Bar | Grill | Bay is a new bar/restaurant that opened near the College Area. It’s a “San Francisco” themed bar, though I don’t really remember anything particularly “San Francisco” about it. Though, I could have just been oblivious...

spiked, boozy coffee at islands restaurants 4

spiked, boozy coffee at islands restaurants

Hot drinks and booze. What more could you ask for this holiday season? Islands is offering these specialty drinks just in time to help you “get through the holidays” and I took it upon myself to try them out. You...

company pub & kitchen / poway – san diego, ca 2

company pub & kitchen / poway – san diego, ca

Company Pub & Kitchen is a gastropub in the heart of Poway, adding to their lineup of restaurants and “boozy” places in town. Laura and I came here one evening before we continued on with our marathon of “Downton Abbey”....

beach bowls, kona pies and girly drinks at islands restaurant 0

beach bowls, kona pies and girly drinks at islands restaurant

I’ve been to Islands quite a few times. Those skin-on french fries they are are highly addicting. But they’ve got other stuff, too! You know burgers, whatever. And sandwiches! And tacos! And also new things, like paradise mai tai’s and...

sneak joint / mission beach – san diego, ca 2

sneak joint / mission beach – san diego, ca

The Sneak Joint in Mission Beach is definitely a dive bar. No doubts about it. I don’t mind dive bars, really. I think they’re fun, kitschy and sometimes are very, very surprising. Other times… well, other times you realize the...

dave and buster’s – mission valley / san diego, ca 5

dave and buster’s – mission valley / san diego, ca

I hadn’t been to a Dave & Buster’s in years, but I was recently invited to swing on by and to check it out again. I was looking forward to taking Jake, Chris and T for a night out to...

la jolla brew house / la jolla – san diego, ca 3

la jolla brew house / la jolla – san diego, ca

I don’t usually document negative experiences but: A) I’m tired B) I decided I don’t care C) I’m doing a service for you guys, right? D) I’m too tired to think of a D. Anyway. Bear (bare? no, definitely bear....

monkey paw pub & brewery / downtown – san diego, ca 2

monkey paw pub & brewery / downtown – san diego, ca

I’d driven by and seen the Monkey Paw a few times when Jake and I have headed Downtown for something. It’s right on the corner when you get off the freeway from the 94. It used to be a sketchy...

analog bar / downtown – san diego, ca 0

analog bar / downtown – san diego, ca

Ahh, Downtown. You have terrible parking, are very crowded, but have so many hip restaurants that I want to try! Damn you and your devilish Downtown ways. Analog Bar. It’s right across the street from Croce’s on 5th Avenue. I...