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San Diego's thrift stores teeter

Major nonprofit thrift stores in San Diego have been around for decades. Then along came Covid and took its toll. Two longtime San Diego Rescue Mission thrift stores (North Park and City Heights) closed down. ...

Property astir on El Cajon Blvd.

Legendary El Cajon Boulevard has had a checkered past since its early days, when it was once the major East-West highway (CA 80) into San Diego. It consisted of car dealerships, motels, shops, and eateries ...

UCSD medical campus gets Dickinson St., parts of Front, First, Arbor

A quiet dead-end street in Hillcrest will become a main entry for the new University of California San Diego medical campus. Last week, the city council approved the privatization of portions of four public streets, ...

October 12, 2021
Hash House A Go Go: waffle tower rolled in Andy’s Secret Spices

My two friends Erik and Chris said I had to do this. “It’s not that cheap, but you get so much, you have two meals for the price of one, guaranteed,” said Chris. He was ...

August 26, 2021
Go crazy for Salad To-go-go

In my years covering local restaurants, I’ve witnessed San Diego foodies get excited about restaurants specializing in cheeseburgers, tacos, carne asada fries, ramen, sushi burritos, Neapolitan pizza, fried chicken, cupcakes, bone marrow, vegan brunch, and ...

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1045 University Avenue, San Diego
Lava Sushi
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3850 Fifth Avenue, San Diego
Parma
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555 University Avenue, San Diego
City Delicatessen

Some folk come for the Jewish-American food (chicken-in-the-pot, brisket of beef, chopped liver), others to ...

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3671 Fifth Avenue, San Diego
French Concession

Dim sum lovers need not travel to Convoy Street, though that option remains forever valid ...

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3704 Sixth Avenue, San Diego
Ion Theatre Company BLKBOX Theatre
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142 University Avenue, Suite C, San Diego
Tortas and Beer

Really good tortas. Nice beer selection. Amazing housemade aguas frescas. Cool, friendly people working inside. ...

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110 West Washington Street, San Diego
El Cuervo Taco Shop
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3650 Fifth Avenue #103, San Diego
Fresh Catch Fish Market & Grill

Spacious and clean fish-counter restaurant with a variety of seafood dishes to cover a wide ...

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1220 University Avenue, San Diego
Gossip Grill

While most restaurants are wrapping up from lunch and prepping for dinner between 2 and ...

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3537 Fifth Avenue, San Diego
Nunu's

Prices: Original char-grilled 1/4lb burger with fries, $5.95; The Nunu (1/2lb), $6.35; Grandpa’s Grilled Cheese ...

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