Seeking a trendy hotspot that offers progressive American cuisine? Union Kitchen & Tap in Encinitas and the Gaslamp District offers a selection of locally honed menu items suited to sharing! Split an order of Thai Coconut Mussels, made with Bilbao chorizo, kaffir lime, lemongrass, serrano chili, coconut soy broth and served with grilled bread for a unique flavor profile of subtle acidity balanced by coconut-based broth. Follow this dish with their Prosciutto Flatbread, topped with farm egg, prosciutto, burrata and rocket. Expertly crafted with thoughtfully paired ingredients and simplicity, this dish exudes culinary excellence.
Located in Hillcrest, Uptown Tavern offers a lively atmosphere and a menu brimming with shareables! Lounge on their modern patio and enjoy an order of Truffle Salted Fries, prepared with shoestring fries, black summer truffle salt, gorgonzola crumbles and paired with house infused ketchup and garlic aioli. Top this off with an order of two Angus Chuck Sliders served on Hawaiian sweet rolls and made with garlic aioli, house pickles, cheddar cheese and house infused ketchup. A delectable melding of flavors, these shareable dishes will leave both parties fully satisfied!
In search of a restaurant serving up top-notch dishes 24/7? Brian’s 24 in San Diego’s Gaslamp Quarter is your destination for comfort food for two! Enjoy their laidback feel and warm allure as you split a hearty order of Pizza Tots, consisting of a full pound of crispy tots smothered in melted mozzarella cheese and chopped pepperoni and topped with their house-made marinara sauce. Still hungry? Add an order of Jalapeno Poppers, stuffed with cream cheese, deep fried and served with ranch dressing!
If a neighborhood bar is more suitable for your party of two, True North Tavern in North Park offers a laidback atmosphere ideal for conversation and flat-screen entertainment. Whet both of your appetites with Sweet Chili Brussels Sprouts, a heaping dish of charred organic brussels sprouts, sweet chili sauce, chopped scallions, sesame seeds and fresh herbs. An intermingling of sweet and spicy, these brussels are an experience worth sharing! Split an order of their Famous Original Loaded Tots, topped with their house seasoning blend, warm queso sauce, fresh cilantro, chipotle crema and salsa fresca for a full flavor experience big enough for two!