Zama Restaurant & Bar To Bring South American Cuisine With Asian Influence To San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter

January 27, 2022

San Diego Dining Group (Farmer's Table, Greystone) has taken over the space previously occupied by Monkey King in the Gaslamp for the opening of Zama Restaurant & Bar, which will offer a menu of South American cuisine with an Asian influence. 

Stave & Nail Brewing Company To Open Brewpub In San Diego's North County

January 26, 2022

San Diego's nearly 3 year-old Stave & Nail Brewing Company will open a brand new brewpub in the North County community of Vista. 

Gaslamp Lumpia Factory Will Bring Filipino Bar Bites To Downtown San Diego

January 26, 2022

Aiming to become San Diego's only Filipino pulutan (finger foods) bar, Gaslamp Lumpia Factory will open later this year with a menu centered around the crispy spring rolls that are one of the most popular dishes of the Philippines. 

Las Vegas Hotspot LAVO Italian Restaurant To Replace Searsucker In San Diego's Gaslamp

January 25, 2022

One of America's most prominent restaurant and nightlife collectives, New York City-based Tao Group Hospitality will bring its LAVO Italian ristorante concept to San Diego, launching later this year in the Gaslamp Quarter space that long housed Searsucker. 

Sister Concepts Pop Pie Co. & Stella Jean's Ice Cream Unveil In San Diego's Point Loma

January 25, 2022

The second San Diego locations of sister concepts Pop Pie Co. and Stella Jean's Ice Cream have unveiled in Point Loma.

Main Chick Coming In Hot In San Diego's North County

January 25, 2022

Los Angeles-based Main Chick Hot Chicken is gearing up to open a third location in San Diego, this time in North County. 

White Rice To Bring Filipino Comfort Food To San Diego's Normal Heights

January 24, 2022

Lifelong San Diego Chef Phillip Esteban is launching a new location of his White Rice Filipino bodega restaurant in the Normal Heights neighborhood. 

Korean Stew Chain YukDaeJang To Open First San Diego Restaurant

January 24, 2022

A Korean restaurant chain with more than 200 location, Yuk Dae Jang will soon bring its namesake spicy stew to San Diego.

Colima's Mexican Food In San Diego's North Park Speaks Out Against Allegations Of Fraudulent Charges

January 23, 2022

Many customers of San Diego-based Colima's Mexican Food are reporting fraudulent charges on their credit cards, but the restaurant is saying it is a simple mistake.

Yum Yum Africa Restaurant To Open In San Diego's Old Town

January 22, 2022

Yum Yum Africa will bring a taste of the motherland to San Diego's Old Town when it opens later this year. 

$4.5 Million Settlement Cleared For San Diego Restaurant Owners Over Permit Fees

January 21, 2022

Today a judge issued final approval for a $4.5 million class-action settlement, meaning permit fee refunds are going out in the mail to San Diego restaurant owners over the next 30 days.

Happy Does Bar & Restaurant To Replace Gaslamp Strip Club In Downtown San Diego

January 21, 2022

San Diego's Good Time Design hospitality company has taken over the old Gaslamp Strip Club space for the opening of Happy Does, a country-inspired American bar & restaurant. 

Nashville Fried Chicken Chain Houston’s Hot Chicken To Open In San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter

January 20, 2022

Las Vegas-based Nashville hot chicken chain Houston’s Hot Chicken is taking over the space that previously housed Toscana Cafe & Wine Bar in the Gaslamp Quarter for its first San Diego location.

San Diego's Dirty Birds Facing Online Backlash After Allegations Of Onsite Suicide From Years Ago

January 19, 2021

San Diego's Dirty Birds chain of chicken wings restaurants is receiving online backlash in the form of negative reviews that contain allegations that ownership refrained from closing a location following a suicide of an employee on the property dating back to 2017. 

Long Beach-Based Jay Bird's Nashville Hot Chicken To Open San Diego Location

January 18, 2022

More hot chicken, you say?!? Long Beach-based Jay Bird's Nashville Hot Chicken is bringing its hormone-free spicy poultry to San Diego.