Finding S’mores

barleymash S’mores Cheesecake (courtesy photo)

Everyone’s favorite fireside dessert deserves some recognition, which is why there’s a whole day dedicated to honoring the almighty s’more (National S’mores Day, August 10th). Check out these San Diego eateries offering unique takes on the toasted treat, and try these tasty renditions for yourself.

Gaslamp Breakfast Company is slinging S’mores Waffles topped with chocolate ganache, marshmallow fluff and graham cracker crumble – a perfect accompaniment to a sunny San Diego day on the location’s extended outdoor patio! With a slew of uniquely honed morning libations and specialty lattes to choose from, you’re sure to find the perfect match for your waffle feast.

S’mores French Toast, anyone? San Diego’s brunch staple, Breakfast Republic, is known for bringing innovative morning fare to the city’s foodies, and if this pandemic has proven anything, it’s that this breakfast haven will stop at nothing to bring their beloved dishes to San Diego’s brunchers. Each location has extended outdoor seating to accommodate patrons safely, which is why it’s the perfect stop for anyone craving their S’mores French Toast – with graham cracker-crusted brioche, toasted marshmallows and chocolate sauce – on National S’mores Day!

Breakfast Republic S’mores French Toast (courtesy photo)

Backyard Kitchen & Tap is serving up local favorites in their Sideyard outdoor patio addition, as well as in their existing patio space. The Pacific Beach go-to for laidback beach vibes and crave-worthy plates is serving up their S’mores Brownie – a mouthwatering creation that melds dark chocolate and marshmallow brownie with graham cracker crumble and marshmallow brulee. You’ll want to skip to dessert for this one on National S’mores Day!

The Duck Dive is geared up to serve Pacific Beach dwellers on their extended outdoor patio. Delight in the neighborhood’s beachy aesthetic as you nosh on Tableside S’mores – that’s right, true s’mores fans can get the full experience of making your own. Place your order for either two or four people, and let Duck Dive provide the fixings – you do the rest!

Head to barleymash in the Gaslamp District for National S’mores Day and get your hands on their S’mores Cheesecake – a honey graham cracker crust cradling creamy chocolate cheesecake and house-made toasted marshmallow. With extended patio seating ensuring social distancing, this Gaslamp icon is prepared to bring you the s’mores cheesecake of your dreams this National S’mores Day!