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Come On In! Cafe

I was in the mood for a cheeseburger. And then I remembered the coconut cake. So off I went to ...

Saigon on Fifth

When looking for this restaurant you need to look on University Avenue in Hillcrest, not 5th Avenue, as the address ...

Champagne French Bakery Cafe

A cafe that serves breakfast all day long is my kind of place. Champagne French Bakery Cafe is just such ...

Bread & Cie Bakery * Cafe

I'm always on the lookout for a quality bakery. I have found that in Bread & Cie. Owner Charles Kaufman ...

New Menu Item at P.F. Chang's: Pad Thai

For a limited time (not sure what that means) Pad Thai is a new menu item at P.F. Chang's. This ...

Rocky's Crown Pub

Most people go to a pub to drink but I go to Rocky's Crown Pub in Pacific Beach to eat. ...

El Indio Mexican Restaurant

Whether you choose to eat inside or outside under the umbrellas or order take out, El Indio's Mexican food in ...

The Original Pancake House: San Diego

I visited my first Original Pancake House in Portland, Oregon, which is actually the home of the very first Original ...

Chocolat Bistro — Creperie — Cremerie

Recently I was looking for lunch in Hillcrest, so I checked out Chocolat Bistro - Creperie - Cremerie on the ...

Lorna's Italian Kitchen

If a restaurant has been in business for close to 25 years and is still open, they have to be ...

Casa Guadalajara in Old Town: Ole!

Mariachis playing for guests, the courtyard filled with fountains and colorful umbrellas, a woman inside making flour tortillas from scratch, ...

Donovan's Steak and Chop House La Jolla

Donovan's does things in a BIG way. The steaks are big, wine glasses are big, the shrimp cocktail is big, ...

"Eat at Recess" Food Truck: Grilled Cheese Heaven

Today is Monday and when it came time to think about lunch my mind wandered to thoughts of the yummy ...

Perry's Cafe

When I find a restaurant that is a good value and is already crowded on weekends, my first thought is ...

Humphreys Grill at the Sheraton La Jolla Hotel

Breakfast, lunch and dinner are offered at this approachable hotel dining room. While so many of the "in" restaurants are ...

Brunch at CUSP in the Hotel La Jolla

The Kimpton Hotel company from San Francisco recently opened a renovated Hotel La Jolla. This hotel was built in 1972 ...

The Prado at Balboa Park

I was touring a few museums on a recent Tuesday (when San Diego residents get in free) when hunger struck. ...

COOPS West Texas BBQ Still Going Strong!

I’m a transplanted Texan who has eaten her share of BBQ from one end of Texas to another and I ...

Burgers Are Famous at Jimmy's Famous But...

Although the 3 men at our table ordered burgers at Jimmy’s Famous American Tavern (J-FAT) on North Harbor Drive I ...

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