Tagged: chain

the original pancake house / clairemont – san diego, ca 5

the original pancake house / clairemont – san diego, ca

I’ve lived in San Diego just about all of my life, and I hadn’t been here until last year. What’s wrong with me? Do I not love pancakes? No. That’s not it. I was just sheltered. I thought IHOP was...

h. salt, esq. / orange – orange county, ca 0

h. salt, esq. / orange – orange county, ca

I was sitting at a red light on Tustin Avenue in Orange, staring at all of the random small businesses, when I saw a storefront tucked deep into a small strip mall that I probably wouldn’t have seen if my...

bj’s restaurant brewhouse / la jolla – san diego, ca 0

bj’s restaurant brewhouse / la jolla – san diego, ca

I recently ate a lot of food at BJ’s. A lot. I might still be full. My friends and I were going over to the indie La Jolla cinemas over on the lonelier (but just as hard to find parking)...

it’s a grind coffeehouse / little italy – san diego, ca 0

it’s a grind coffeehouse / little italy – san diego, ca

Update: This location is now closed. Unlike mega chain Starbucks, It’s a Grind is well, a smaller chain. At least compared to Starbucks and compared to the number of locations in San Diego. I had a small hunch it was...

cheeburger cheeburger two / carmel mountain – san diego, ca 0

cheeburger cheeburger two / carmel mountain – san diego, ca

Update: This restaurant is now closed. This is my companion to Mary’s Cheeburger Cheeburger review. I had just gone there when I saw her post about it, which reminded me that I was sitting on my own unused Cheeburger Cheeburger...

yogurt world / mira mesa – san diego, ca 3

yogurt world / mira mesa – san diego, ca

I also went to Yogurt World today. I had noticed they had a sign for this place up for about a month or so, “Yogurt World – Coming Soon”. I only noticed that it was opening today because they had...

croutons / la jolla – san diego, ca 1

croutons / la jolla – san diego, ca

I was in the La Jolla area yesterday scoping out the annual cake show that the San Diego Cake Club puts on every year. I was hungry and my lunch date bailed on me so I was on my own...

cheeburger cheeburger / carmel mountain – san diego, ca 3

cheeburger cheeburger / carmel mountain – san diego, ca

Update: This restaurant is now closed. I spotted this place in December when I was in Carmel Mountain Ranch getting my oil changed over my meager Christmas break. I was killing time by going to Pier One and noticed this...

lee’s sandwiches / irvine – orange county, ca 0

lee’s sandwiches / irvine – orange county, ca

I may not be a poor college student anymore, but as far as I’m concerned, cheapness is always awesome. When Mary, Travis and I decided to see Lars and the Real Girl at this theater in Irvine, we were looking...

roberto’s / mira mesa – san diego, ca 0

roberto’s / mira mesa – san diego, ca

imagine my surprise one night a few weeks ago when i suggested to my boyfriend that we just hit the burger king next to my house for a quick meal and he told me that it was closed. it was...