Warm Winter Takeout Options Including Fish Shop Chowder

Fish Shop Chowder (courtesy photo)

There are plenty of places to find warm dishes, hearty chilis, chowders, and more in San Diego. And the best part – you can order takeout or delivery and enjoy in the comfort of your own home!

With three locations including Pacific Beach, Point Loma, and Encinitas, Fish Shop is dedicated to serving fresh, high-quality fish dishes. This winter cozy up to a bowl of Fish Shop Chowder, a classic clam chowder that features andouille sausage and is served in a fresh sourdough bread bowl, making it the ideal meal to keep those shivers at away. Fish Shop also serves a Fish Shop Stew, made with assorted fresh fish simmered in a house-made tomato broth.

Bub’s at the Beach came up with a creative way to continue serving PB’s tastiest dishes – they built a drive thru right in front of the restaurant, along Garnet Avenue. Now you can pre-order on their website, or just pull up and get your food on the fly. For the ultimate food for a cozy night in, try any of Bubs’ skillets, like the Tater Skin Tots piled high with cheddar cheese, pepper jack cheese, bacon, scallions, and sour cream.

Chilly weather is the perfect time to enjoy ramen, and with six San Diego locations, Tajima is serving up bowls of warmth and joy with their award-winning menu items. Opt for the classic Tajima Ramenmade with original tonkotsu pork broth, egg noodles, pork or chicken chashu, half a ramen egg, fried garlic, bean sprouts, baby bok choy, green onions, and sesame seeds. You can order via the Tajima website for takeout or get a piping hot bowl of ramen brought right to your door with delivery from Postmates, DoorDash, Grubhug, or Uber Eats.

The Smoking Gun, in the Gaslamp, serves some of San Diego’s best comfort food, and that includes their Sweet & Smokey Chili. Open for take-out and delivery from 3:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. daily, you’re sure to love the combination of smoked brisket, smoked pork, four-color beans, poblano chiles, Fresno chiles, Roma tomatoes, cheddar cheese, and green onions! Served in a cup or bowl-size, this hearty chili will keep you warm on any winter day.

Both Mongolian Hot Pot, in Clairemont, and Shabu Works, found in the Mira Mesa neighborhood, are serving delicious hot pot for take-out and delivery, along with offering at-home cooking kits! For a true dining experience, both spots have kits that serve two or four, and Mongolian Hot Pot has a kit for six people, with options to add on extra meat, seafood, veggies, noodles, dumplings, and more. You can even order the stove