A Champagne-Fueled Cat Lounge Is Opening In San Diego's Pacific Beach

February 26, 2021

A champagne-fueled cat lounge is coming to San Diego. Cat Palace by Champagne Queen is set to open next month in Pacific Beach. 

Isabella Artisan Pizzeria & Craft Beer Garden Relocating From BayHo To Clairemont With Onsite Tasting Room In Partnership With Little Miss Brewing

February 25, 2021

Isabella Artisan Pizzeria is in the process of relocating from BayHo to Clairemont Town Center, and in addition to a full restaurant, the space will serve as a tasting room for San Diego's Little Miss Brewing. 

San Diego Restaurant Workers Cleared To Receive COVID-19 Vaccine Starting This Weekend

February 24, 2021

County of San Diego officials announced today that COVID-19 vaccinations will open to people who work in the restaurant & food industry (including grocery stores), as well as employees of certain other business sectors, beginning on February 27.

Paso Robles-Based Record Family Wines Opens Tasting Room & Wine Shop In San Diego's Hillcrest

February 24, 2021

Paso Robles-based Record Family Wines has opened a tasting room and retail wine shop in San Diego's Hillcrest community. 

A Brazilian Bakery Is Coming To San Diego's Pacific Beach

February 23, 2021

A longtime area farmers market vendor and caterer, Coxinha Store will bring Brazilian finger foods to San Diego's beach area when it opens in the Pacific Beach Promenade this spring. 

Calvin’s Korean Hot Chicken Now Serving In La Jolla

February 22, 2021

The team behind once-popular Furaido Premium Chicken Company, which vacated Atlas Market in San Diego's Poway area early last year, has reopened the fried chicken concept in La Jolla as Calvin’s Korean Hot Chicken.

San Diego Padres Lead Brigade Of California's MLB Teams In Working With State To Allow Fans To Attend Games By Opening Day

February 21, 2021

The San Diego Padres are leading a brigade of California's Major League Baseball teams in negotiating with the governor's office and local public health officials on a proposal that would allow all 5 state teams to operate at limited capacity at the start of the 2021 season.

Barrio Food Hub Opens In San Diego With Huge Array Of Ghost Kitchen Concepts

February 20, 2021

Now open in downtown San Diego is Barrio Food Hub, a 10,000 square-foot "ghost kitchen"-filled warehouse founded by the former CEO of Uber that will eventually house more than 50 eateries.

Longtime Ballast Point Brewers Branching Off To Launch East Village Brewing Company At Park 12

February 19, 2021

Two longtime Ballast Point Brewing Company lead brewers are branching off on their own to launch East Village Brewing Company, opening by year's end at downtown San Diego's Park 12 mixed-use community.

San Diego-Born Ashland Hard Seltzer Is Selling To "Big Beer" Behemoth Anheuser-Busch INBEV

February 19, 2021

We've received word that San Diego-born hard seltzer company, Ashland Hard Seltzer, which was founded just last year by the team behind Harland Brewing, is in the process of being purchased by beer behemoth Anheuser-Busch INBEV.

Tommy Bahama Marlin Bar, Restaurant & Retail Store Opens In San Diego's Fashion Valley Mall

February 18, 2021

A location of island-themed, hybrid restaurant & retail concept Tommy Bahama Marlin Bar has opened in San Diego's Fashion Valley Mall. 

San Diego's Good Time Design Hospitality Group Takes Over Former El Jardin Space In Liberty Station

February 18, 2021

Good Time Design - the San Diego-based hospitality group behind concepts like Bub's At The Ballpark, The Blind Burro, Moonshine Flats, Lucky's Lunch Counter and more - has taken over the space that last housed El Jardin in Liberty Station for the opening of a new Mexican restaurant and bar.

San Diego's Thorn Brewing Company To Open New Tasting Room In Partnership With Incoming North Park Creamery

February 17, 2021

San Diego's Thorn Brewing Company is in the process of opening its 4th area location in the heart of North Park, which will be in partnership with incoming ice cream parlor North Park Creamery.

FurnSaj Bakery & Restaurant To Bring Authentic Lebanese Fare To San Diego

February 17, 2021

Opening in the space that last housed a branch of Bay Area chain Paxti's Pizza in San Diego's Hillcrest community is FurnSaj Bakery & Restaurant, a Los Angeles-based Lebanese eatery that specializes in fresh baked goods.  

Guy Fieri Launches 3 San Diego Locations Of Online-Only Concept "Flavortown Kitchen"

February 16, 2021

Celebrity chef and Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives host Guy Fieri has launched three San Diego outposts of his FlavorTown Kitchen concept.