Places to go in La Mesa

La Mesa Events


Grossmont Center

Tuesday, August 14, 11 a.m.

Two Hours at the Pottery Wheel

Mud Lily

Tuesday, August 14, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.


Riviera Supper Club & Turquoise Room

Tuesday, August 14, 8 p.m.
Karaoke Tuesdays

Karaoke Tuesdays

Norm's Cocktails

Tuesday, August 14, 8 p.m.

La Mesa News & Stories

Pigging out

New BBQ joint in La Mesa

There’s no doubting Chef Hanis Cavin’s affinity for pigs. On his forearm is a tattoo of a butcher’s diagram of pork cuts, and in his home is his beloved pet, Carnitas—the not-to-be-eaten little piggy for ...

Somewhere between pasta and salad

A humble deli side dish keeps them coming back

It’s not a dish that typically makes or breaks a restaurant. You won’t find it in competition at the county fair. It’s not the subject of magazine top ten lists, the way pizza is, nor ...

Thirsty for sunshine

Five outdoor brewery destinations for the summer

Long summer days mean opportunities for drinking outdoors. Here are the top five brewery destinations to catch fresh air and sunshine with your craft beers this summer Eppig Brewing Waterfront Biergarten 2817 Dickens Street, Shelter ...

La Mesa: forget the antiques

Who but a restaurant could afford $2.50/foot?

On the afternoon of April 7, patrons lined up for the grand opening of Fourpenny House, a Scottish pub and restaurant. Over at Park Estate Company, antique shoppers browsed at the going-out-of-business sale. Restaurateur Peter ...

Who’s about the kids and who’s about the money?

San Diego school district loses money if charters approved

On April 3 the San Diego Unified School Board granted the charter school petition of National University Academy 1001 STEAM, the first approval of a charter school new to the district in over four years. ...

La Mesa Photos

Sunrise from Mt. Helix

Lake Murray

Rainbow over La Mesa

Fishing Bridge Lake Murray Park

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