Tagged: diner

tyler’s taste of texas / el cajon, ca 1

tyler’s taste of texas / el cajon, ca

Tyler’s Taste of Texas in El Cajon is a 24-hour joint serving up home cooked meals inspired by the state of Texas. As soon as you walk into this place you feel like you’re in someone’s converted house – there...

keith’s family restaurant / san diego, ca 1

keith’s family restaurant / san diego, ca

Update: This restaurant is now closed (*weep*) I’ve been to Keith’s Family Restaurant more times than I can count. This place used to be a regular haunt for Alyssa and I back in the day when she used to live...

Goliath Burgers at Fred’s Old Fashioned Burgers – El Cajon, CA 7

Goliath Burgers at Fred’s Old Fashioned Burgers – El Cajon, CA

There’s a show on the Travel Channel called Man v. Food that my boyfriend and I really love. The host, Adam, goes around the country trying to beat various crazy food challenges, eating ridiculous amounts of food. Somehow this inspired...

the pantry cafe / downtown – los angeles, ca 0

the pantry cafe / downtown – los angeles, ca

I was excited to see that Felt Club Holiday 2008 would be at Shrine Auditorium, because I knew that would put Mary and I within spitting distance of The Pantry Cafe. Several years ago I made my first-ever visit to...

the starling diner / long beach – los angeles, ca 1

the starling diner / long beach – los angeles, ca

Being the lame cheapo person that I am, it’s pretty rare that I find a breakfast that, (a) I am willing to pay for, and (b) offers something new and interesting and lovely. Once when Mary was visiting and we...

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...

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...

filling station cafe / orange – orange county, ca 1

filling station cafe / orange – orange county, ca

The Filling Station Cafe in the city of Orange, one block north of the circle, has a cute, garden atmosphere in the outside patio, and a retro diner feel on the inside. Because they close at 3 p.m. though, I...