French Treats for Christmas

French Treats for Christmas

French Treats for Christmas Opera Patisserie9254 Scranton RdSan Diego, CA 92121858-458-9050https://www.operapatisserie.com/news.html Every year Boyfriend will buy some treats for my family for Christmas and I do the same for his.  After my last visit to Opera Patisserie, I found a lot of mini treats in their catalog that would make great gifts and filed it […]

Crêpe Coop

Crêpe Coop

Crêpe Coop We recently visited Crêpe Coop, which specializes in Asian street style crepes, loaded with a variety of ingredients and served in portable cone shape. They have two location in Orange County and we visited their original location inside Anaheim Packing District. I’ve been obsessed with this style of crepes lately. I’ve eaten them […]

The Churreria Cafe

The Churreria Cafe

The Churreria Cafe The Churreria Cafe, a cafe making Spanish-style churros, recently opened on Convoy Street. The cafe occupies the space formerly occupied by Cafe Stems. The owners kept most of the interior intact, from the tables to the oversized swing seats. During my trip to Barcelona a few years ago, I fell in love […]

JJ’s Place Bakery & Ice Cream

JJ’s Place Bakery & Ice Cream

JJ’s Place Bakery & Ice Cream This weekend we went to check out JJ’s Place after I read rave reviews about the giant ice cream sandwiches. The bakery offers various cakes, coffee and cookie ice cream sandwiches. For just $2.95, you choose 2 cookie flavors and an ice cream flavor. I chose snickerdoodle and chocolate […]

Square Bar Cafe

Square Bar Cafe

Square Bar Cafe Square Bar Cafe opened this weekend and I couldn’t be more excited. I’ve shared my obsession with the creative and picture-worthy desserts that have popped up in Orange County and Los Angeles and was wondering when San Diego would have one of its own– and now it finally does. The cafe offers a variety of […]

St. John Bakery

St. John Bakery

St. John Bakery St. John Restaurant is an award winning restaurant in London. Unfortunately, we didn’t have time to stop in for a meal (a must-do for next time), but we did have a chance to visit its standalone bakery, which for a few short hours on Saturday mornings (9am to 2pm) is open to […]

Sul & Beans

Sul & Beans

Sul & Beans Sul & Beans, a Korean shaved ice cafe originally from Los Angeles, recently opened a location in San Diego. The cafe offers bingsoo, toasts and drinks. The cafe occupies the former Caffe Bene, sharing the space with Somi Somi. Like many other Korean cafes, there are sample display models of the various […]

Lady M Cake Boutique

Lady M Cake Boutique

Lady M Cake Boutique Lady M is a bakery chain originally from NYC that is famous for their crêpes cakes, which have more than 20 layers of handmade crêpes. They have several outlets in New York, one in Los Angeles, and a few in Asia. I’ve seen many pictures of their desserts and so during our […]