El Viejón Brings Asian-Inspired Mexican Mariscos To San Diego's Convoy District

October 16, 2021

From the owners of Lupes Mexican Eatery and Holy Paleta, El Viejón is now open in San Diego's Kearny Mesa with a menu of Mexican/Asian fusion seafood dishes. 

Team Behind Michelin-Recognized Tuetano Taqueria To Open Multi-Concept Mexican Food Hall & Bar In San Diego's Old Town

October 15, 2021


The team behind renowned South San Diego County taco destination Tuetano Taqueria has announced it will open a multi concept food hall in San Diego's Old Town, featuring a taco shop, seafood restaurant, coffee component and bar.

Following Fire Totaling Food Truck, Rollin Roots Vandalized With Alleged Racial Epithet-Inscribed Brick

October 14, 2021

Less than two weeks since a fire destroyed the Rollin Roots food truck, the owner now reports that a racial epithet-inscribed brick was thrown through the window of his future restaurant in downtown San Diego.

Basilicò La Pizzeria To Replace Pizzeria Bruno In San Diego's University Heights

October 14, 2021

Opening soon in the space that long housed Pizzeria Bruno in San Diego's University Heights neighborhood is Basilicò La Pizzeria, a Neapolitan pizza house and authentic Southern Italian restaurant.

Mete Lifestyle Lounge To Bring Asian Fusion Cuisine & Nightlife-Focused Entertainment To San Diego's Gaslamp

October 13, 2021

Taking over the downtown San Diego space that last housed AD Nightclub is Mete Lifestyle Lounge, an Asian fusion and nightclub anticipated to open by year's end in the Gaslamp Quarter. 

Bay Area-Based Pacific Catch WestCoast Fish House Makes Its Southern California Debut In San Diego On October 18

October 12, 2021

Bay Area-based Pacific Catch WestCoast Fish House will bring sustainable seafood with Pacific Rim flavors and West Coast style to San Diego when it opens its first Southern California location on October 18.

Marino's Italian Restaurant Shutters After Nearly 70 Years In San Diego's Pacific Beach

October 11, 2021

After nearly 70 years serving red sauce Italian fare in San Diego's Pacific Beach, Marino's Italian restaurant has closed its doors to be taken over by new owners and renamed Sauced Pizzeria. 

San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival Returns This November With Enticing Lineup Of Events | Enter To Win 2 Tickets To The Grand Tasting

October 10, 2021

After cancelling the 2020 installment due to the pandemic, the San Diego Bay Wine + Food Festival returns for its 17th annual festival this November 11-14, offering a delicious lineup of culinary events, meals, and excursions. 

Crushed To Bring All-Day Brunch To San Diego's North Park

October 9, 2021


Taking over the space previously occupied by Swami's Cafe in San Diego's North Park is Crushed, an all-day-brunch concept with a thriving location in Pacific Beach. 

Bottlecraft Team Takes Over Hamilton's Tavern In San Diego's South Park For New Old World Pub Concept

October 8, 2021

The team behind San Diego's Bottlecraft bottle shop & bar concept has taken over the South Park space that long housed Hamilton's Tavern and will open an Old World-style pub and eatery called Bock. 

Uncle Italian Brings Detroit-Style Pizza To San Diego's La Jolla

October 8, 2021

San Diego's Consortium Holdings hospitality company (Morning Glory, Born & Raised) is ready to bring Detroit-style pizza to La Jolla with the unveiling of Uncle Italian bar & restaurant. 

What Disrespect! San Diego Ranked Only #5 Best Taco City In California?! But By Whom?

October 7, 2021

Some San Diegans are up in arms over a recent ranking that put America's Finest City in the paltry #5 position on a list of best California cities for tacos.

Spiny Lobster Season Is Upon Us! Here Are The Top San Diego Spots To Enjoy The California Delicacy

October 6, 2021

San Diego's spiny lobster season is upon us! This means the local delicacy will be available all over America's Finest City in the coming weeks. Here are our top picks for where to get spiny lobster around San Diego County.

Culichitown Founder Doubling Down In San Diego's Gaslamp With Opening Of Mamá Por Dios Mexican Restaurant

October 5, 2021

The Los Angeles-based restaurant group behind the Culichitown chain of Mexican-Japanese restaurants has taken over the enormous space in San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter that last housed BiCE for the opening of Mamá Por Dios, an upscale Mexican restaurant and bar. 

Australia-Born MRKT SPACE Cafe Opens First San Diego Location

October 5, 2021

Now open in San Diego's North County is the first area location of Australia-born MRKT SPACE - a combination cafe, bar and gourmet market concept.

San Diego's Rollin Roots Vegan Food Truck Shutters After Alleged Racially-Motivated Harassment & Accused Arson

October 4, 2021

Rollin Roots has announced its closure following an alleged week of racially-motivated harassment that culminated with potential arson causing irreparable damage to the San Diego-based vegan food truck. 

El Sueño To Bring Upscale Mexican Dining Experience With Rooftop Lounge To San Diego's Old Town

October 4, 2021

The owners of Trattoria Don Pietro are expanding their presence in San Diego's Old Town with the opening of El Sueño, an upscale Mexican restaurant offering an enormous dining space inspired by cartel lavishness and a rooftop lounge that will transport diners to the Mexican jungle. 

Santa Monica's La Conde Latin American Cuisine To Open San Diego Location

October 3, 2021

Opening in San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter in the space that long housed Donovan's Steak & Chophouse is La Conde, an upscale Latin American fusion restaurant with a location in Santa Monica.