Thanksgiving Wrap-Up

Thanksgiving Wrap-Up

Thanksgiving Wrap-Up   I hope everyone had a safe and delicious Thanksgiving. This year, Mr. K and I spent Thanksgiving Day with his side of the extended family, which meant quite a layout of food. I was hoping to arrive early enough to snap pictures of all the food before people began eating. But one […]

French Concession

French Concession

French Concession   French Concession is a new all-day dim sum place that recently opened in Hillcrest, occupying the former Celadon. It’s the same owner (Alex Thao), but a new restaurant name, menu and concept. When we visited, the interior was still pretty similar to Celadon. The dim-sum menu, which is served all day, offers […]

The Haven Pizzeria

The Haven Pizzeria

The Haven Pizzeria   This weekend I went to check out The Haven Pizzeria with CC of Pink Candles at Ridgemont High. I’ve heard a lot of good buzz about the pizzeria and I’m always looking to try out new pizza spots. Located in the Kensington area, there was plenty of free street parking as […]

Burger Lounge’s Game Changer Burger Series

Burger Lounge’s Game Changer Burger Series

Burger Lounge’s Game Changer Burger Series A few weeks ago, I was invited to a media dinner to try out Burger Lounge’sGame Changer Burger Series, a set of limited time seasonal game meat burgers. Organic Quinoa SaladOrganic Quinoa, Arugula, Spinach, Kale, Roasted Baby Squash, Corn, Tomato, Red Onion, Toasted Almonds, Feta, Smoked Tomato Vinaigrette Before […]

Roy’s and a Giveaway

Roy’s and a Giveaway

Roy’s and a Giveaway Please note, the giveaway portion of this post is now closed. Congrats to entry #22! The Roy’s restaurant I used to frequent underwent a makeover a few months ago, changing its name to Roy Yamaguchi’s Pacific Rim Cuisine, redesigning the interior and changing up the menu. We were recently invited to […]

Del Taco’s Epic Burritos and a Giveaway

Del Taco’s Epic Burritos and a Giveaway

Del Taco’s Epic Burritos and a Giveaway Del Taco recently released a trio of new premium burritos, ranging between 14.0 to 18.5 ounces in weight. I was invited to taste all three burritos and was also given a few gift cards so my readers can try them too. During our visit, we also got to […]

Venissimo Cheese

Venissimo Cheese

Venissimo Cheese Venissimo Cheese just recently opened its newest location in The Headquarters at Seaport District. And this shop is actually openmuch later than its other San Diego locations. Mr. K and I are both cheese lovers, so we love visiting Venissimo, which offers a huge variety of cheese from around the world. In addition, […]

Pizzeria Mozza San Diego

Pizzeria Mozza San Diego

Pizzeria Mozza San Diego Mr. K and I have been eagerly anticipating the opening of the San Diego location of Pizzeria Mozza since it was first announced last year. The pizza we’ve had at the Newport Beachlocation– especially the margherita pizza– is the best pizza we’ve had outside of Italy. So we wasted no time […]

Puesto (The Headquarters)

Puesto (The Headquarters)

Puesto (The Headquarters) We recently visited the new Puesto location inside The Headquarters at Seaport District. While the La Jolla location is a fast-casual eatery, the downtown location is quite impressive. The sit-down restaurant consists of two stories, a full bar area, and a patio for dining. I really love the way they decorated it, […]

Fogo De Chao

Fogo De Chao

Fogo De Chao Fogo De Chao, a popular Brazilian steakhouse, recently opened a location in San Diego, occupying the former Borders space in the Gaslamp area. For years, I’ve heard great things about the Beverly Hills location, so I was eagerly anticipating this opening. Since it is currently San Diego Restaurant Week and Fogo De […]