Places to go in Little Italy

Little Italy Events

Shane Hall and Jesse Nova

Shane Hall and Jesse Nova

The Casbah

Tuesday, September 18, 8 p.m.
Justin Linn & the Rotation

Justin Linn & the Rotation

The Casbah

Wednesday, September 19, 8 p.m.
Little Italy Wednesday Market

Little Italy Wednesday Market

Piazza della Famiglia

Wednesday, September 19, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.


The Casbah

Thursday, September 20, 8 p.m.

Little Italy News & Stories

Vegans eat breakfast too

An eggless breakfast is one thing, but an eggless quiche?

The best part of a cinnamon roll is the gooey center portion, shielded just enough by the outer rolls that it doesn’t quite bake through, so instead of crusting up, it remains entirely soft and ...

Pizza crust doesn't get any thinner

And this pie named after a movie villain is killer

Catching up for a quick lunch with a friend, I found myself back at the Little Italy Food Hall, scanning its several restaurant counters for something we can agree on. As often happens in such ...

Oh good, more Italian!

Unexpected hospitality experience in Nolita

Attempts to make food halls viable in San Diego have come and gone over the past five years, and when I heard about Nolita Hall opening recently at the north end of Little Italy, I ...

A strong stirred direct cocktail

“But the lavender softens it around the edges.”

If your tongue is quiet enough, it can taste the whisper of Japanese whisky folded gently into the other spirits that Herb & Wood’s cocktail curator Meghan Balser puts into her Vodka & Lavender. “I ...

Stop eating poke bowls

Choose donburi instead, at the new Little Italy Food Hall

After years of construction, Little Italy’s pedestrian-friendly Piazza Della Famiglia has opened, and the ten-thousand square foot, Euro-styled plaza has proven an ideal venue for the neighborhood’s Saturday farmers market. When I showed up on ...

Little Italy Photos

A day in Little Italy

Neighborhood Photos DOWNTOWN SAN DIEGO Looking ...

A very beautiful freeway entrance mural ...

Little Italy San Diego 2013

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