The bar at Curadero has remained a preferred spot for balanced, fun drinks with a touch of whimsy. Whether in the garnish or the color, the vibrant Mexican restaurant never disappoints when delivering eye-popping cocktails. Their latest batch, which features nearly a dozen originals, highlights infused spirits with bold colors that hint at summer sipping.
Everyone knows that food is the way to a lover’s heart. Express your passion with heart-shaped pizzas from this hometown favorite pizzeria in Pacific Beach and near SDSU! Choose from any of their one-of-a-kind combo pizzas and be sure to request your special heart-shaped pizza for dine-in, take-out, or delivery this Valentine’s Day.
1221 Garnet Ave., San Diego, CA 92109 (Pacific Beach) | 6145 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA 92115 (San Diego)
Brunch is a relaxing experience at Mezé Greek Fusion, located at 345 Sixth Ave. in the Gaslamp Quarter, where Greek culture and Southern California influences are being integrated into flavorful new selections, available beginning Saturday, Jan. 20.
Looking to rev up your team spirit before The Big Game? Kick off with this pre-game bar crawl in Pacific Beach! Collect your “Big (Pre)-Game” punch card at Woodstock’s Pizza or Backyard Kitchen & Tap on Sunday, February 4th before diving into the best pre-game deals! Visit each location and show your punch card for an exclusive deal, only for card holders. The first 100 people to pick up a free punch card can enjoy these deals to make this year’s final football showdown one for the books!
January 20th marks National Cheese Lover’s Day, for all of us cheese lovers who can’t get enough of dishes smothered in warm, melted, gooey cheeses. If you count yourself among the ranks of millions of cheese lovers, there’s no better way to celebrate than with the cheesiest tour in San Diego in honor of our favorite food!
We live by the beach to enjoy its many natural gifts, be it surfing, a restful place to practice yoga or to just ” enjoy the tranquility of the ocean waves and breeze. Since it takes such good care of us, we need to return the favor! The Duck Dive is hosting a beach cleanup in Pacific Beach on Monday, February 5th. Anyone looking to lend a hand in keeping our beaches beautiful is encouraged to come out for a fun morning!
By now, many thousands of San Diego locals and visitors have flocked to one of Breakfast Republic’s seven eateries to gobble down some of the best breakfast in town. Soon, there will be three more reasons to rise and shine with three new Southern California locations on the horizon, including the expansion into Orange County. Since it’s first opening in 2015 in North Park, Breakfast Republic has quickly become the fastest-growing, non-franchise breakfast concept in San Diego.
Say, ‘te amo mucho,’ this Valentine’s Day with a culinary journey to Cuba at the new Havana 1920. Located at 548 5th Ave. in the Gaslamp Quarter, the intimate restaurant and lounge will offer a three-course dinner for couples on Tuesday, Feb. 13 and Wednesday, Feb. 14.
Fast casual favorite Lucha Libre Taco Shop, a collaboration between founders and San Diego natives Jose, Maurilio and Diego Rojano Garcia along with their childhood friend Joseph Stewart, has just unmasked its newest location at the recently revitalized retail and dining destination, The Shoppes at Carlsbad. The vibrantly-colored 2,000-square-foot-space, situated in the center’s “Restaurant Row” near Nekter and Breakfast Republic, brings the brand’s signature belt-busting Mexican fare to North County’s expanding culinary landscape.
San Diego will soon receive its newest modern American brewpub, The Bell Marker, opening its doors on January 22, 2018. The restaurant, named after the mission bell markers found along the historic El Camino Real, aims to offer a little something for everyone with on-site brewing, an expansive bar and multiple dining areas Located at 602 Broadway in Downtown San Diego, the brewpub will be the first location south of Los Angeles for Artisanal Brewers Collective (ABC).
Brian’s 24 was chosen as a destination for the popular Travel Channel series, Man V Food. Host Casey Webb faced a challenge there a few months ago, and the episode is airing this week! Known for its 24-hour breakfast,huge selection and over-sized portions of home-style comfort food (think enormous sandwiches, bountiful salads and burgers, New York strip, hand-tossed pizzas and house-made meatloaf), Webb chose to chow down on a five-and-a-half-pound stack of pancakes layered with bacon, eggs, sausage, country-fried steak and thick-cut ham, known as the Pancake Monster. Did host Casey Webb win, or did this Monster of a challenge win?
This Valentine’s day, give your sweetheart the gourmet, handcrafted chocolate made free of preservatives and packed with antioxidants and heart-healthy properties they deserve. Chi Chocolat, a premier artisan chocolatier located in Liberty Station, is your healthy solution for gourmet chocolates and gift sets.
Considered one of the most innovative sushi restaurants in North County, sushi rocks an attitude at Wrench and Rodent Seabasstropub.
Owner and chef Davin Waites’s approach is unconventional, resulting in complex flavors that keep diners coming from all parts of Southern California.
Mavericks Beach Club, formerly known as Pacific Beach Bar and Grill will officially open their doors to patrons at 860 Garnet Avenue in Pacific Beach in February 2018. The space will be an indoor and outdoor bar, perfect for cocktails and bites by the beach.
After months of training, careful eating, and preparation, the 2018 Carlsbad Marathon & Half is finally here! On Sunday, January 14th, the Tri-City Medical Center Carlsbad Marathon will be drawing in hundreds of runners for a 26.2 mile challenge. Following days and weeks of dedicated dieting, get ready to indulge in the best food for the soul that North County has to offer! Treat yourself to these favorite spots to celebrate your efforts and refuel after the run.