Buona Forchetta Restaurant Group Continues San Diego Expansion With Plans For Modern Diner In Encinitas & Event Hall In South Park

May 7, 2021

The team behind San Diego's hit Italian restaurant group Buona Forchetta is continuing its rapid expansion with plans for a modern diner to open in Encinitas and a wedding & event hall in South Park.

Swagyu Burger Restaurant & Wagyu Butchery To Open In Longtime Isabel's Cantina Space In Pacific Beach

May 7, 2021

A Wagyu beef butcher shop and chef-driven burger restaurant is opening in the Pacific Beach space occupied by Isabel's Cantina for nearly two decades. 

Del Mar's Beeside Balcony To Open New Location In La Jolla

May 6, 2021

Del Mar's 5-year-old Beeside Balcony restaurant is replicating in La Jolla, opening in the second story, 2,500 square-foot space last occupied by Sushi on the Rock. 

San Diego's Sycuan Tribe Opens Marina Bar & Grill In National City

May 5, 2021

The Sycuan Tribe has taken over the former Goodie's Bar & Grill space in San Diego's National City for the opening of Marina Bar & Grill, a breakfast and dinner eatery.

Hane Sushi Owner & Alum Team Up To Open Omakase-Focused Japanese Restaurant In San Diego's Kearny Mesa

May 5, 2021

A longtime area sushi chef is teaming up with the owner of San Diego's Hane Sushi to launch Matoi, an omakase-focused Japanese restaurant with a hint of a hip hop vibe opening soon in Kearny Mesa. 

Comedian George Lopez Puts His Name Behind Delivery-Only Taco Concept Set To Launch Soon In San Diego

May 5, 2021

Comedian George Lopez is the latest celebrity being used to push food via "ghost kitchen" in San Diego, as his name brand, delivery-only tacos will soon be available via third party food delivery apps

"Grocery Store Of The Future" To Open In San Diego's East Village

May 4, 2021

San Diego tech startup Accel Robotics will soon open Valet Market, an automated grocery store of the future with the first location sited on the ground floor of Vantage Pointe apartment complex in the East Village.

Internet Sensation Mr. Fries Man To Grand Open San Diego Location On May 8

May 4, 2021

Los Angeles-based Mr. Fries Man️ will open the first San Diego location of the smothered fries restaurant chain in Pacific Beach on May 8.

Magic Is On The Menu At San Diego's Incoming Mystique Dining

May 4, 2021

Moving into the space that last housed Masala Street in San Diego's La Jolla is Mystique Dining, a decades-old culinary concept that offers decadent multi-course meals paired with a magic show.

Reports Of Ransom Demand After Massive Cyber Attack On San Diego's Scripps Health

May 3, 2021

San Diego-based Scripps Health was hacked over the weekend, greatly disrupting hospital technology and procedures. Reports are coming in that the responsible party is requesting a hefty ransom.

Chocolate Bash To Bring Sweet Treats To San Diego's Pacific Beach

May 3, 2021

Heading down the Southern California coast to open a location in San Diego's Pacific Beach is Chocolate Bash, a super popular dessert shop from Newport Beach that specializes in crêpes, waffles and chocolate covered fruit. 

Global Dessert Shop Hui Lau Shan To Open San Diego Location

May 2, 2021

A 60-year-old dessert chain founded in Hong Kong, Hui Lau Shan will soon open a location in San Diego's Kearny Mesa. 

El Cabrón Mexican Restaurant & Lounge Readies For San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter

May 1, 2021

From the owners of Tacos El Cabrón in downtown San Diego, El Cabrón will be a Mexican restaurant by day and a nightlife-fueled lounge by evening when it opens this summer in the Gaslamp Quarter. 

Taco Kings Unveils Restaurant & Michelada Bar In San Diego

April 30, 2021

After launching two food truck concepts only late last year, the owners of Birria Kings and Hibachi Kings are opening Taco Kings, a taqueria and Michelada bar debuting today in San Diego's Del Cerro neighborhood.

Bay City Brewing Company To Finally Open East Village Tap Room, Rooftop Deck & Pizzeria

April 29, 2021

Over a year since COVID-19 scratched the scheduled grand opening, Bay City Brewing Company will finally open its East Village tasting room and rooftop lounge this weekend. 

Tao Group Hospitality Acquires Hakkasan Group's Three San Diego Properties In Blockbuster Deal

April 28, 2021

News broke today that dining and nightlife brand Tao Group Hospitality has acquired Hakkasan Group and its 3 San Diego properties - Searsucker, Omnia and Herringbone - which the new parent company plans to reopen imminently.