GP Diner To Bring Roman Pizza, Gelato & Italian Versions Of Diner Classics To San Diego

May 25, 2022

The team behind San Diego's hit Italian restaurant group Buona Forchetta is almost ready to unveil GP Diner, a Roman-style pizzeria, gelateria and drive-through diner. 

Bottlecraft Owner Taking Over Decades-Old Florence Ristorante & Pizza In San Diego's North Park For New Wine Bistro Restaurant

May 24, 2022

The owner of San Diego's Bottlecraft bottle shop and beer bar concept is taking over the North Park unit that has long housed Florence Ristorante & Pizza for the opening of a new wine bistro named Little Thief.

Texas-Based Mooyah Burgers To Open First San Diego Location

May 23, 2022

Texas-based Mooyah Burgers, Fries & Shakes, which currently has over 100 locations around the globe, will soon open its first San Diego outpost. 

Owners Of San Diego's Historic The Waterfront Bar Purchasing Sycamore Den In Normal Heights

May 23, 2022

The owners of San Diego's historic The Waterfront Bar & Grill are purchasing Normal Heights cocktail hotspot Sycamore Den. 

Pachamama Restaurant Relocates From San Diego To Los Angeles Beach

May 22, 2022


After shuttering her San Diego restaurant last fall, controversial Argentinean former-model and tennis pro Victoria Vannucci has revived her Pachamama South American eatery in Los Angeles' Venice Beach.

Aztec Food Hub Grand Opens In San Diego's College Area

May 21, 2022

Founded by the former CEO of ride-share giant Uber, CloudKitchens is rapidly expanding its "virtual" restaurant kitchen locations across the United States and has opened its second San Diego collective in the San Diego State University College Area.

Barn Door Public House To Bring Self-Pour Craft Beverages & Montreal-Style Bagels To San Diego's North County

May 20, 2022

Opening this summer in San Diego's North County is Barn Door Public House, a self-service craft beverage bar and beer garden with a menu of Montreal-style bagels. 

South County San Diego's Mexican Mariscos Institution TJ Oyster Bar To Open New Restaurant In Little Italy

May 19, 2022

South County Mexican mariscos institution TJ Oyster Bar is opening a new restaurant in San Diego's Little Italy neighborhood.

San Diego's Kroran Uyghur Cuisine Launches GoFundMe To Assist With Financial Hardship

May 19, 2022

San Diego's 4-year-old Kroran Uyghur Cuisine is seeking community assistance and has launched a GoFundMe campaign to help with ongoing financial hardship stemming from the pandemic. 

San Diego Chef To Compete On Netflix's New "Iron Chef" Reboot

May 18, 2022

San Diego native, former Top Chef contestant, and James Beard nominated chef, Claudette Zepeda will appear on Netflix's upcoming Iron Chef reboot, debuting next month on the streaming channel.

Team Behind San Diego's Michelin-Starred Jeune Et Jolie Announce New Restaurants

May 18, 2022


The team behind San Diego's Michelin-starred Jeune et Jolie have announced the forthcoming opening of two new restaurant concepts.

Italian Cafe Il Giardino Di Lilli To Replace Pannikin In San Diego's La Jolla

May 18, 2022

Taking over the space that long housed Pannikin Coffee & Tea in La Jolla is Il Giardino Di Lilli, an Italian cafe set to open this summer. 

San Diego's Consortium Holdings Hospitality Company Adds Third Area Hotel To Its Growing Portfolio

May 17, 2022


San Diego's Consortium Holdings hospitality group (Craft & Commerce, Neighborhood) has taken over its third area hotel.

San Diego's 10-Year-Old Home Brewing Company Set To Shutter In North Park

May 16, 2022


After 10 years in business, Home Brewing Co. has announced it will permanently shutter its brewery and home brewing supply store in San Diego's North Park.

Roaming San Diego Sea Lion Recently Found In Storm Drain

May 16, 2022

The San Diego sea lion found off a highway earlier this year was again sighted in an unusual area, this time a storm drain in Logan Heights. 

San Diego's Recently Closed Pannikin Coffee To Reopen In La Jolla As The Flower Pot Cafe & Bakery

May 15, 2022

La Jolla's beloved Pannikin cafe shuttered last month after more than a half-century in business, but ownership will reopen nearby as a new coffee shop named The Flower Pot Cafe & Bakery.

San Diego's Juneshine Hard Kombucha Company To Launch New Canned Cocktails Distillery

May 15, 2022


San Diego-based hard kombucha company Juneshine is taking over a nearly 10,000 square-foot, former distillery space in North County to expand the company's new canned cocktails division. 

San Diego's Award-Winning Mostra Coffee To Open New Cafe Location

May 14, 2022

San Diego's award-winning Mostra Coffee will open its 4th area cafe later this year.

Old Town Music Festival Returns To Temecula This June 11-12 With Headliners Nelly, Jamey Johnson & More

May 14, 2022


The Old Town Music Festival returns to Temecula Stampede this June 11-12, featuring musical performances by Nelly, Jamey Johnson, LoCash, Uncle Kracker, Colt Ford, Tyler Rich and more.