Nom Nom Bento

Nom Nom Bento

Nom Nom Bento Nom Nom Bento opened recently and it’s quickly become one of our new favorite spots in San Diego. The fast-casual eatery serves creative Asian inspired bento boxes and was opened by Craig Jiminez, who is also the executive chef at Supernatural Sandwiches (another one of our favorites). The restaurant offers four signature […]

Liberty Public Market

Liberty Public Market

Liberty Public Market The highly anticipated Liberty Public Market soft opened this past weekend. The project was announced last year: a food hall housing dozens of local and artisan vendors, echoing the likes of San Francisco’s Ferry Building or Seattle’s Pike’s Place Market. After several delays, it’s finally open. And you guys, it’s pretty awesome. […]

Pizzanometry

Pizzanometry

Pizzanometry Pizzanometry is a fast casual build-your-own pizza restaurant that opened a few months ago. Two years ago, these type of pizza restaurants were opening all over San Diego. But it’s been a while since I’ve last seen a new one pop up. The concept is very similar to others out there: choose from a few pre-designed […]

Lemonade (UTC Mall)

Lemonade (UTC Mall)

Lemonade (UTC Mall) The second San Diego location of Lemonade opened last Friday, located inside UTC mall, right across from the Dining Terrace. The location is open, spacious and includes a large outdoor patio section as well. For those unfamiliar, Lemonade is a popular, fast-casual, cafeteria-style restaurant chain from Los Angeles. w I know it […]

The Kebab Shop

The Kebab Shop

The Kebab Shop We used to visit the Kebab Shop a few times a year when we were in the mood for a quick dönor kebab. The portions are generous and the side dishes are pretty good. It’s been over a year since our last visit, even though there is one right next to H-Mart. We recently […]

Pacific Poke Co

Pacific Poke Co

Pacific Poke Co Pacific Poke Company opened late last year. The restaurant focuses on poke bowls, but also offers a few other items like spam musubi and spring rolls. Like most of the other poke restaurants in San Diego, you choose a bowl size, base, proteins, toppings and sauce. The fish and proteins are kept […]

Tacos Perla

Tacos Perla

Tacos Perla   Tacos Perla recently opened in North Park, serving gourmet tacos and cricket toppings. Traditional tacos are priced at $3.95 and nontraditional tacos are $4.95 each. For an additional $.75 you can add chicharrones or cricket toppings. They also have a complimentary salsa bar with six varieties of salsa to pair with your […]

Blaze Pizza (Clairemont)

Blaze Pizza (Clairemont)

Blaze Pizza (Clairemont) Blaze Fast Fire’d Pizza recently opened its newest location, this one inside Genessee Plaza (directly across from the Balboa Mesa plaza that houses the new 85C Bakery and Cafe, Chicken Charlie’s and Boudin). Interestingly, the plaza across the street also houses another popular custom-built pizza chain, Pieology. You may recall, I previously visited the Blaze Pizza […]