Tagged: cheap

hash brown burritos at cotijas / tierrasanta – san diego, ca 8

hash brown burritos at cotijas / tierrasanta – san diego, ca

T had his last little league game this past Saturday in Murphy Canyon. For his various games this season, Jake and I have tried a whole slew of various Mexican restaurants (to bring burritos to watch the games!) and of...

happy national donut day! 12

happy national donut day!

You know you live in the good old USA when a there’s a National Donut Day. Yeah, we’re crazy. Crazy for donuts, that is! I realized recently that I had been to like, three donut shops in the span of...

tropical star restaurant & specialty market / clairemont – san diego, ca 6

tropical star restaurant & specialty market / clairemont – san diego, ca

I’m always trying to find different and interesting places to dine and luckily my co-workers are willing to go with me to untested places for lunch. Tropical Star Restaurant & Specialty Market caught my eye because it offered an interesting...

[event] bake sale tomorrow! 0

[event] bake sale tomorrow!

I’ve been too busy baking to do a proper post. Please stop by and visit us in Pacific Beach tomorrow for the San Diego Food Blogger Bake Sale! My menu for tomorrow:   Hope to see you there!  

elidia’s bakery | panaderia / city heights – san diego, ca 6

elidia’s bakery | panaderia / city heights – san diego, ca

The first time I ever went to Elidia’s Bakery was because of Jake and his love of trying new taco shops. He wanted to check out this place that can be seen right off Fairmount in City Heights. While the...

yokohama yakitori koubou / clairemont – san diego, ca 4

yokohama yakitori koubou / clairemont – san diego, ca

My co-worker David really wanted us all to try yakitori at this one spot that he really loved and arranged this outing to Yokohama Yakitori Koubou for us. It’s a Japanese place filled with delicious grilled things on a stick!...

sloppy’s burritos / hillcrest – san diego, ca 2

sloppy’s burritos / hillcrest – san diego, ca

Sloppy’s Burritos is a new Mexican restaurant in Hillcrest with a focus on serving sustainable, local and healthy ingredients. I was invited recently to come in and try out the food at their new restaurant located on University in the...

hodad’s / ocean beach – san diego, ca 10

hodad’s / ocean beach – san diego, ca

I haven’t been to Hodad’s in forever. The last time I went was when Alyssa (my good friend and long ago writer for this blog) actually lived here, and it’s been many moons since she moved away. I remember we...

tacos de mexicali / city heights – san diego, ca 4

tacos de mexicali / city heights – san diego, ca

My dad got a coupon to Tacos de Mexicali and so I copied him and got the same coupon for myself thanks to Google Offers. The promise of handmade tortillas is a serious draw and one recent evening Jake, T...

las cuatro milpas / barrio logan – san diego, ca 5

las cuatro milpas / barrio logan – san diego, ca

Jake and I have heard about Las Cuatro Milpas for years. We’ve attempted to go a few times, feeling quickly daunted when we saw the very long line snaking out the door. One time we drive by when it was...