La Dolce Vita Ristorante

La Dolce Vita Ristorante

La Dolce Vita Ristorante It’s funny how your food palate changes over the years. There are some places that the BF and I used to love that we no longer enjoy as we’ve now had so many more food experiences. And yet there are other places that you would think would fall into this category […]

Officine Buona Forchetta

Officine Buona Forchetta

Officine Buona Forchetta Officine Buona Forchetta recently opened in Liberty Station. The restaurant is a collaboration between the owner of Buona Forchetta and the chefs of BiCE. I’ve enjoyed the pizzas at Buona Forchetta, so I was looking forward to the new Liberty Station location. The restaurant has both indoor and outdoor seating and we chose […]

North Italia

North Italia

North Italia North Italia, a popular Italian restaurant chain with locations nationwide, recently opened in San Diego located in Fashion Valley Mall. We were invited in for a preview during a private soft opening the weekend before the restaurant officially opened to the public. The restaurant space is quite beautiful and spacious, with plenty of […]

Buona Forchetta

Buona Forchetta

Buona Forchetta Buona Forchetta is a Neapolitan-style pizza restaurant that opened last year. It has been on my to-do list after reading very positive reviews from various San Diego food writers. I met up with CC of Pink Candles at Ridgemont High this weekend for a post-holiday lunch and we chose to eat at Buona […]

Isola Pizza Bar

Isola Pizza Bar

Isola Pizza Bar Isola Pizza Bar, which specializes in Neapolitan pizza, recently opened in Little Italy. Having eaten some delicious Neapolitan pizza while in Italy, DH and I were eager to check this place out. One thing that particularly intrigued me was the fact that they bake all the cooked items in their wood fire […]

Giovanni’s

Giovanni’s

Giovanni’s Giovanni’s Italian Restaurant & Pizza6133 Balboa AveSan Diego, CA 92111 (858) 278-9191 www.mygiovannis.com Giovanni’s is one of those restaurants that I’ve seen around, but didn’t really think much about trying it.  Last week, it was part of a groupon deal, so I thought it would be a good time to check it out.  There […]

BIGA revisit

BIGA revisit

BIGA revisit With so many new restaurants always opening, it’s hard to balance trying new places and revisiting ones we’ve really enjoyed. We loved our first visit to BIGA but just haven’t had an opportunity to revisit until recently. Since I did a pretty thorough review of my initial visit, I’ll let this one be […]