Tagged: seafood

the lincoln room / gaslamp ~ downtown – san diego, ca 5

the lincoln room / gaslamp ~ downtown – san diego, ca

I first heard about the Lincoln Room from a post Darlene of My Burning Kitchen wrote about their $5 Happy Hour. $5? Presidential themed? Pennies on the table? Log cabin feel? I’m so there. I went with a few of...

tasty things in life: calamari 7

tasty things in life: calamari

I don’t remember at what point in my life I started to eat calamari. I know there was a time where I wouldn’t eat it. My experience had only been tough, chewy, overcooked calamari and I thought it was all...

the cosmopolitan hotel and restaurant | old town / san diego, ca 6

the cosmopolitan hotel and restaurant | old town / san diego, ca

I had been in contact with a PR person for quite awhile before I requested a date to come down to Old Town to visit the Cosmopolitan Hotel and Restaurant. They were waiting for a new chef to come in...

North Park Sushi & Grill / North Park – San Diego, CA 3

North Park Sushi & Grill / North Park – San Diego, CA

Jake’s mom, Carin, gushed to me about North Park Sushi and Grill and told me that for the price, it was some of best and freshest sushi she’s ever had. I don’t have a lot of experience with sushi. The...

The Marble Room / San Diego Restaurant Week Preview | Downtown San Diego 5

The Marble Room / San Diego Restaurant Week Preview | Downtown San Diego

The fine folks at McFarlane Promotions invited me once again to have a complimentary meal for San Diego Restaurant Week (January 16th-21st, 2011). I was sent off to The Marble Room for this particular visit, a Californian/American restaurant nestled into...

Winter Prix Fixe Menu at Flemings Steakhouse – Media Dinner 2

Winter Prix Fixe Menu at Flemings Steakhouse – Media Dinner

I was invited again to Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar for one of their Media Mingle dinners. With the new year and a new season, Fleming’s has introduced a new prix fixe menu for the winter season. These items...

red lobster has delicious biscuits 9

red lobster has delicious biscuits

I had some kind of mad craving for Red Lobster’s Cheddar Bay Biscuits recently. I went twice within a week for lunch to fulfill my biscuit craving. I should probably just use one of the myriad  recipes available to try...

Chateau Orleans / Pacific Beach | San Diego, CA 0

Chateau Orleans / Pacific Beach | San Diego, CA

Update: This restaurant is now closed. My dad and I are avid buyers of coupons – from Groupon to Living Social to Sign on San Diego’s Daily Deal – we buy them up and store them for another day. This...

bamboo hut – pacific grill and sushi bar / mira mesa | san diego, ca 3

bamboo hut – pacific grill and sushi bar / mira mesa | san diego, ca

Update: This restaurant is now closed. The Bamboo Hut is a little Asian restaurant in Mira Mesa that serves up sushi, plate lunches/bento boxes, and a mixture of Japanese/Hawaiian/Asian food. It’s a bit of a mish-mash – sort of an...

Media Mingle at Fleming’s Steakhouse / La Jolla | San Diego, CA 4

Media Mingle at Fleming’s Steakhouse / La Jolla | San Diego, CA

I was recently invited by Amanda of Wills Communications to join them in a new monthly Media Mingle at Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar. I chose to attend the dinner on Wednesday night at the La Jolla, CA location...