Self Serve Beer Bar Barrel Republic Ends Run In San Diego's Pacific Beach

August 17, 2022

After being closed for most of the pandemic, self serve beer bar chain Barrel Republic has officially ended its nine year run in San Diego's Pacific Beach.

San Diego's First Cannabis Consumption Lounge, Sessions By The Bay On Track For 2023 Opening

August 17, 2022

San Diego's first combined cannabis consumption lounge is in the final stages of approval and is on track for a 2023 opening. 

Texas-Born Galpão Gaucho Brazilian Steakhouse To Open Sprawling Location In Downtown San Diego

August 16, 2022

Texas-born, all-you-can-eat Brazilian steakhouse chain Galpão Gaucho will open a new location in the sprawling space last occupied by Seasons 52 in downtown San Diego's The Headquarters at Seaport Village. 

Tijuana's Famed Las Ahumaderas Taco Alley Nearly Ready To Open San Diego Offshoot

August 16, 2022


Taqueros from Tijuana's famed Las Ahumaderas taco alley are nearly ready to bring their authentic Mexican street taco experience to San Diego's South County.

Ben & Esther's Vegan Jewish Deli Opens New Location In San Diego's North County

August 15, 2022


Portland-based Ben & Esther's vegan Jewish deli, bakery and bagel shop has opened a new San Diego location in North County.

The Remy To Replace Half-Century-Old Hunter Steakhouse In San Diego's Mission Valley

August 14, 2022

Hunter Steakhouse has shuttered in San Diego's Mission Valley after more than 50 years in business and will soon be replaced by a new concept dubbed The Remy.  

San Diego Birria Specialist Mike's Red Tacos Opens First Brick-And-Mortar Restaurant

August 13, 2022

Known for its Saturday food truck pop-up, San Diego birria specialist Mike’s Red Tacos has opened its first brick and mortar restaurant.

Art San Diego Takes Over Downtown San Diego's Convention Center For 14th Annual Edition This September 9-11

August 13, 2022

A three-day curated contemporary fine art fair, Art San Diego takes over the Convention Center this September 9-11 and we are giving away complimentary tickets to our readers.

The Crack Shack Planning New Location In San Diego's Pacific Beach

August 12, 2022

San Diego-based fried chicken chain The Crack Shack is opening a new location in the oceanfront neighborhood of Pacific Beach.

Sister Concepts Pop Pie Co. & Stella Jean's Ice Cream Opening New Location In San Diego's North County

August 11, 2022

The fourth area location of sister concepts Pop Pie Co. and Stella Jean's Ice Cream will open in San Diego's North County community of Carlsbad.

Sam The Cooking Guy Drops Out Of Former Buster Beach House Space In San Diego's Seaport Village

August 10, 2022


San Diego Internet celebrity Sam "The Cooking Guy" Zien is no longer moving forward with his full-service restaurant at the former Buster's Beach House space in Seaport Village. 

Korean Fried Chicken Chain Don Chicken To Open San Diego Location

August 10, 2022

A Korean chicken chain with over 300 locations, Don Chicken will open its first California restaurant in San Diego.

Los Angeles-Based Malibu Farm Restaurant Finally Begins Construction In San Diego's Seaport Village

August 9, 2022


Los Angeles-based Malibu Farm restaurant has finally begun construction in downtown's Seaport Village, taking over the space occupied by The Harbor House for four decades.

After Nearly 50 Years In Business, San Diego Breakfast-Destination The Menu To Shutter On August 14

August 8, 2022


After nearly 50 years in business, San Diego breakfast destination The Menu will shutter on August 14 and will be replaced by a new location of Japanese ramen restaurant Tajima. 

Another Man Shot At Bahia Resort Hotel In San Diego's Mission Beach

August 8, 2022

An unidentified man has been shot in the parking lot of Bahia Resort in Mission Beach, which is at least the 5th shooting that has taken place at the San Diego hotel.

Madison On Park's Brunch-Focused Offshoot Set To Open Soon In San Diego's Normal Heights

August 7, 2022


The owners of University Heights hotspot Madison on Park are nearly ready to unveil Madi, a new brunch-focused restaurant opening this month in the space previously occupied by Pachamama in San Diego's Normal Heights.

Amps & Ales Craft Beer Music Festival Returns To San Diego's South County This September 17 | Save On Passes & Enter To Win Tickets

August 7, 2022

Craft beer and live music return to downtown Chula Vista for the annual Amps & Ales Festival on Saturday, September 17, and promo code SDVILLE saves on tickets.  

San Diego Souplantation Return Hits Huge Snag And Cannot Use Name

August 6, 2022


The return of a former San Diego Souplantation location has hit a huge snag and now cannot operate with the Souplantation name.

Cucina Urbana Founder To Bring Gold Finch Jewish Deli To San Diego's La Jolla

August 6, 2022

The founder of San Diego Italian food destination Cucina Urbana is bringing a modern Jewish delicatessen named Gold Finch to La Jolla.

San Diego Reddit Thread Dishes Dirt On Best & Worst Local Restaurants To Work For

August 5, 2022

A thread on a San Diego Subreddit has amassed nearly a thousand comments with people dishing both dirt and praise about many San Diego bars & restaurants.