Da Kine’s Hawaiian Plate Lunch Relocating To San Diego's La Mesa

April 19, 2021

For the third time in its more than 2 decade tenure, Da Kine's Plate Lunches is relocating the restaurant and will reopen this summer in San Diego. 

Reports Of Shots Fired At Movie Theater & Restaurant In San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter

Apri 19, 2021

On Sunday night, there were reports that shots were fired at Theatre Box and sister concept Sugar Factory American Brasserie in San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter. 

A New Chef Leads The Kitchen At JRDN In San Diego's Pacific Beach

April 18, 2021

Longtime area chef Stephen Gage has been promoted to the Executive Chef role at the beachside JRDN restaurant in San Diego's Pacific Beach.

Japanese Katsu Sandwich Concept Ichiban Sando Opens In San Diego's South County

April 17, 2021

Now open in San Diego's South County is Ichiban Sando, a fast-casual eatery specializing in Japanese katsu sandwiches.

San Diego Restaurant Owner Accused Of Litany Of Misdoings In Scathing New York Times Exposé

April 16, 2021

Following an arrest by federal agents earlier this year, a San Diego restaurant owner is accused of a litany of misdoings detailed in a scathing New York Times exposé.

San Diego's Expanding Mr. Moto Pizza To Open Mission Valley Branch

April 16, 2021

Fresh off the opening of the company's 8th outpost in San Diego's Little Italy, Mr. Moto Pizza is already working on the launch of a new location in Mission Valley.  

Dobson's Owner Takes Over Longtime The Dubliner Space In San Diego's Gaslamp For New Irish-Mexican Pub Concept

April 15, 2021

The owner of downtown's historic Dobson's Bar & Restaurant has taken over the former The Dubliner space in San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter and will open The Patricios, an Irish-Mexican fusion restaurant, cantina and pub.

Sandbox Pizza & Wings To Relocate In San Diego's Pacific Beach

April 14, 2021

After 7 years operating on the corner of Grand & Cass in San Diego's Pacific Beach, Sandbox Pizza & Wings has taken over the PB Cantina space on Garnet Avenue and will be relocating in the very near future. 

Neighborhood, Noble Experiment & New Speakeasy Youngblood To Open In San Diego's East Village On April 19

April 14, 2021

Two years since they were last open to the public, San Diego's Consortium Holdings (Born & Raised, Ironside Fish & Oyster) will open sister concepts Neighborhood gastropub and Noble Experiment speakeasy on Monday, April 19, as well as Young Blood "speakeasy within a speakeasy". 

San Diego Chinese Food Destination Golden Chopsticks To Expand To Mira Mesa

April 13, 2021

After more than 25 years in business, San Diego Chinese food destination Golden Chopsticks is expanding from its original location in National City to a second area outpost in Mira Mesa.

Pesto Italian Craft Kitchen Opens Sprawling Location At San Diego's Westfield Mission Valley Mall

April 13, 2021

San Diego College Area's 5-year-old Pesto Italian Craft Kitchen has unveiled its second area location within Westfield Mission Valley Mall.

Sam "The Cooking Guy" Unveils Samburgers In San Diego's Little Italy

April 12, 2021

San Diego food celebrity Sam "The Cooking Guy" has partnered with the Little Italy Food Hall once again for the opening of a second Samburgers  a burger-centric eatery taking over the central vendor space at the dining destination. 

San Diego Burger Destination The Balboa Bar & Grill To Reopen In Bankers Hill On April 15

April 11, 2021

Last summer news broke that the original location of San Diego burger destination The Balboa Bar & Grill was permanently closing in Bankers Hill, but after expanding into the next door space, the restaurant will reopen on April 15.

Bird Rock Coffee Roasters Is Doubling Down In San Diego's Little Italy

April 11, 2021

San Diego born Bird Rock Coffee Roasters will soon double down in Little Italy with the opening of a new 2,800 square-foot cafe on the base floor of the Kettner & Ash office building.

Shipping Container-Made Food Garden To Open Second Location In San Diego's North County

April 10, 2021

Moving into downtown Oceanside is a second location of an outdoor food hub and cocktail garden constructed out of shipping containers by industry veteran James Markham, the founder of national chains like MOD Pizza, Pieology, and Project Pie.

Orange County-Based Mexican Eatery Carmelita’s No Longer Opening San Diego Location

April 9, 2021

Orange County-based Mexican restaurant Carmelita's Kitchen de Mexico is no longer opening a branch in downtown San Diego as part of the Park 12 mixed-use community.