San Diego Politicians Respond To Pick Of California Senator Kamala Harris For Biden's VP Nominee

August 11, 2020

San Diego politicians and political insiders reacted along party lines today to California Senator Kamala Harris being chosen as Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden's running mate, some lauding the choice, others dismissing it.

The Oceanaire Seafood Room Permanently Closes In San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter After 15 Years

August 11, 2020

The string of San Diego restaurant closures continues, as The Oceanaire Seafood Room has permanently shuttered in the Gaslamp Quarter after 15 years in business.

Little Italy's Born & Raised Launches Streetside Burger Pop-Up

August 11, 2020

This past weekend, the team behind San Diego's Born & Raised launched a new streetside burger pop-up eatery. FKD Burger is now serving in Little Italy.

Team Behind Pacific Beach's Enoteca Adriano To Open Italian Deli & Gelateria

August 10, 2020

The chef and owner of Pacific Beach's 11-year-old Enoteca Adriano has taken over the space next door to his restaurant to launch Via Adriano, an Italian deli and gelateria opening later this year.

Two San Diego Comedy Clubs Forced To Shut Down Despite Moving Outdoors

August 10, 2020

Over the weekend, two of San Diego's most popular comedy clubs were forced to shut down despite moving operations outdoors.

Longtime Brian Malarkey Pastry Chef Joins San Diego's Pop Pie Co.

August 9, 2020

Chef Adrian Mendoza has worked as a pastry chef for San Diego celebrity chef Brian Malarkey for more than 7 years, but the talented expert of sweets is now working for sister concepts Pop Pie Co. and Stella Jean's Ice Cream.

Serrano's Street Tacos & Bar Opens Coronado Outpost

August 8, 2020

Serrano's Street Tacos & Bar, which opened its first stateside location in downtown San Diego in 2016, has opened its second area outpost in the space that last housed Famous Mexican Village in Coronado.

Four Years In The Making, San Diego's Modern Times Beer Unveils 33,000 Square-Foot Leisuretown Project In Anaheim

August 7, 2020

After 4 years of development, San Diego's Modern Times Beer has finally unveiled its 33,000 square-foot Leisuretown project in Anaheim, California.

San Diego Chef Claudette Zepeda Signs On At Incoming Alila Marea Beach Resort In Encinitas

August 7, 2020

San Diego former Top Chef contestant Claudette Zepeda has been tasked with developing the culinary operations at Hyatt's incoming Alila Marea Beach Resort, a $110 million, 130-room luxury hotel three decades in the making that is set to open early next year in Encinitas.

San Diego's The Fishery Restaurant To Host California-Mediterranean-Inspired Collaboration Dinners

August 6, 2020

For 2 night only, The Fishery Executive Chef Mike Reidy will be joined by his good friend Chef Travis Swikard, a longtime protégé of Celebrity Chef Daniel Boulud who is currently in the process of building his own restaurant in San Diego's East Village. Together the powerhouse culinary duo will create a California-Mediterranean-inspired menu using local ingredients.

San Diego's Harry's Taco Club To Open Little Italy Location Within Longtime Indigo Grill Space

August 5, 2020

The owner of such area concepts as Harry's Coffee Shop in La Jolla, Cass St. Bar in Pacific Beach and The Venetian in Point Loma is in the process opening a second Harry's Taco Club location within the Little Italy space that long housed Indigo Grill.

Dough Momma Pizzeria Unveils In San Diego's La Jolla Shores

August 4, 2020

Now open in the heart of San Diego's charming beach town of La Jolla Shores is Dough Momma, an East Coast-style pizzeria from a longtime San Diego restaurateur.

Trust Restaurant Group Takes Over North Park's Heart & Trotter Butchery

August 4, 2020

San Diego's growing Trust Restaurant Group has taken over The Heart & Trotter Whole Animal Butchery in North Park with plans on rebranding the concept.

San Diego's Jaynes Gastropub Announces Permanent Closure

August 3, 2020

Another blow to the struggling local restaurant community, San Diego's Jaynes Gastropub has announced it has permanently closed in University Heights.

All-Hours Hotspot Brian's 24 Appears To Be On Its Way Out In Downtown San Diego After 12 Years In Business

August 3, 2020

San Diego's restaurant that never sleeps may be no more! Brian’s 24, the iconic 24-hour restaurant in the heart of the Gaslamp District, appears to be soon closing for good after more than a decade in business.