Fiery food is not for the faint of heart, especially at these San Diego restaurants are that serving some of the HOTTEST food finds around. Get ready to sweat and prepare your taste buds for these delicious, heat-kissed recipes!
Chef Eric Sarkisian from PB AleHouse has created a dish with such a bite, it’s named after a venomous animal known for just that. AleHouse’s famous Rattlesnakes dish features bacon wrapped jalapenos filled with cool achiote cream cheese and complemented with ranch dipping sauce. Make sure to counteract the spice with one of their house-brewed beers!
The only thing hotter than the sand in Mission Beach is Sandbar’s Diablo Burger. To live up to its name, the out-of-the-box burger comes with a mound full of spicy ingredients such as their chipotle aioli, spicy jelly, fresh jalapenos, pepper jack cheese and spicy guacamole. Not to worry, the ocean breeze from their Sky Deck will cool you down!
A fiery twist on some good ol’ southern cooking makes for one delicious meal at True North Tavern. Lovers of the hot stuff will have their taste buds fly away in happiness with their Firebird Biscuit of grilled chicken, pepper jack cheese, roasted serrano peppers, jalapenos, crispy onions and Sriracha aioli.
For the countless pizza lovers in San Diego, Woodstock’s Pizza crafts pies with a family-secret sauce recipe, premium cheeses, fresh toppings and hand-crafted crust. Their Sriracha-cha Pizza is masterminded with creamy Sriracha sauce, crispy bacon, juicy pineapple and fresh green onions topped with a Sriracha swirl. The spicy sauce extends all the way into the pizza crust, so you get a kick of flavor with each bite, and the pineapple adds an addicting contrast of sweetness.
With locations in downtown, Encinitas and La Jolla, The Taco Stand provides unique Mexican creations reminiscent of taco stands in Tijuana and down the Baja coast. To match their bright décor, the menu features South American spice in creations such as their Camaron Taco. Made with grilled spicy shrimp, cheese, avocado, cabbage, tomato and chipotle sauce, this tortilla full of zest is the ideal meal, especially if you are looking for a fast bite to eat!