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Neighborhood: Beaches

1500 OCEAN at Hotel del Coronado

619.522.8253
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1500 Orange Avenue
Coronado, CA 92118

1500 OCEAN, The Del’s signature restaurant, has garnered rave reviews in Wine Spectator and Bon Appetit.


Cuisine: American Grill

Neighborhood: Downtown

1919

619.501.1919
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560 Fifth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

1919 is a throwback to what neighborhood sports bars used to be.


Cuisine: Contemporary American, Tapas/Small Plates

Neighborhood: Downtown

Allure Restaurant

619.236.0800
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825 Fourth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

Chef Melissa Magallon (former star of Searsucker, Herringbone, and Burlap) brings creativity and flair to the cosmpolitan yet family-friendly Allure.


Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Amarin Thai Cuisine

619.296.6056
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3843 Richmond Road
San Diego, CA 92103

Looking for an affordable Thai restaurant that has terrific vegetarian cuisine and exceptional service?


Cuisine: American Bistro

Neighborhood: North County

Americana Restaurant

858.794.6838
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1454 Camino del Mar
Del Mar, CA 92014

Americana is a favorite of critics and locals for its hearty breakfasts and satisfying lunches, but few know of its outstanding dinner menu.


Cuisine: Californian

Neighborhood: North County

Arterra Restaurant & Bar

858.369.6032
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11966 El Camino Real
San Diego, CA 92130

Arterra Restaurant and Outdoor Lounge, which specializes in contemporary, seasonal cuisine and blending the best flavors from around the world, is putting itself back on the map with an innovative new menu and exciting events.


Cuisine: Californian

Neighborhood: North County

AVANT

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17550 Bernardo Oaks Drive
San Diego, CA 92128

Now open in North County San Diego, AVANT ventures forward with bright new flavors, either foraged, farmed, hunted, or fished.


Cuisine: Contemporary American

Neighborhood: Beaches

Back Yard Kitchen & Tap

858.752.1030
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832 Garnet Avenue
San Diego, CA 92109

Backyard Kitchen & Tap presents “a place for PB to play.”


Cuisine: American Bistro, French

Neighborhood: Downtown

Bake Sale Bakery & Cafe

619.515.2224
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815 F Street
San Diego, CA 92101

Bake Sale Bakery & Cafe is the newest addition to the East Village.


Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Banbu Sushi

619.589.0071
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8555 Fletcher Parkway #106
La Mesa, CA 91942

Head chef Horita Mitsuhiro’s fresh and creative sushi is the rock star at Banbu and the imaginative Asian-fusion hot food selections certainly draw crowds of loyal groupies!



Cuisine: Contemporary American

Neighborhood: Downtown

barleymash

619.255.7373
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600 Fifth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

Located in the heart of San Diego’s Gaslamp district, barleymash is a fun, high-energy restaurant and bar that celebrates the richness of American culture through progressive bar fare.


Cuisine: Contemporary American

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Barona Resort & Casino

619.328.3525
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1932 Wildcat Canyon Road
Lakeside, CA 92040

Every table’s a winner at Barona Resort & Casino.


Cuisine: Mexican: Contemporary

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Barrio Star

619.501.7827
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2706 Fifth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92103

Barrio Star is renowned Chef Isabel Cruz’s eclectic vision of Mexican soul food, in the heart of Banker’s Hill’s thriving restaurant row.


Neighborhood: La Jolla

Beaumonts

858.459.0474
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5662 La Jolla Blvd.
La Jolla, CA 92037

Beaumont’s is a contemporary restaurant that offers gorgeous entrée selections in a casual, yet upscale, setting.


Cuisine: American Grill, French

Neighborhood: Downtown

Bertrand at Mister A's

619.239.1377
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2550 Fifth Ave., 12th Floor
San Diego, CA 92103

The most spectacular views in San Diego.


Cuisine: Italian

Neighborhood: Downtown

BICE Ristorante

619.239.2423
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425 Island Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

Adding a chic ambience and authentic Italian flair to the Gaslamp Quarter, BICE Ristorante offers guests a skillful mix of traditional and contemporary trends in Italian cuisine featuring local and seasonal ingredients.


Cuisine: Californian, Contemporary American, Deli, Vegan/Vegetarian

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Big Front Door

619.255.4100
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4135 Park Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92103

Big Front Door—or "BFD" as its known—is a neighborhood deli offering sandwiches, salads, soups, cookies, and other specialties all made in house with top-quality ingredients that are thoughtfully sourced and prepared with care.


Cuisine: Fusion/Eclectic/World Cuisine, Japanese, Korean, Sushi

Neighborhood: Beaches

Bistro d'Asia

619.437.6677
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1301 Orange Avenue
Coronado, CA 92118

For Alaa Elsadek, the enjoyment of owning Bistro d'Asia in Coronado is all about the people.


Cuisine: Italian

Neighborhood: Beaches

Bistro Pazzo

858.456.4005
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7930 Ivanhoe Avenue
La Jolla, CA 92037

Bistro Pazzo is the very definition of what a true neighborhood dining experience should feel like.


Cuisine: American Bistro, Californian, Contemporary American, Italian: Northern, Seafood, Steakhouse

Neighborhood: North County

Bistro West

760.930.8008
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4960 Avenida Encinas
Carlsbad, CA 92008

Where the locals enjoy:



Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Bleu Boheme

619.255.4167
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4090 Adams Avenue
San Diego, CA 92116

Bleu Boheme is one of Philippe Beltran's neighborhood-oriented restaurants.


Neighborhood: La Jolla

blu wave

858.454.2222
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8008 Girard Avenue
Suite 220
La Jolla, CA 92037

The magic of the Mediterranean has found a home in La Jolla.


Neighborhood: Downtown

Blue Point Coastal Cuisine

619.233.6623
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565 Fifth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

David and Lesley Cohn's idea of an authentic seafood restaurant has been a runaway hit since it opened in 1996.


Cuisine: Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Tapas/Small Plates

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Blue Smoke Sushi Lounge

619.291.7711
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7007 Friars Road
San Diego, CA 92108

Blue Smoke Sushi Lounge is an izakaya-style eatery with a lounge feel.


Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Blue Water Seafood Market & Grill

619.497.0914

3667 India Street
San Diego, CA 92103

Blue Water Seafood Market & Grill serves up fresh seafood in a no-nonsense environment that is casual and friendly.


Cuisine: Contemporary American

Neighborhood: Downtown

Brian's 24

619.702.8410
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828 Sixth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

Homestyle comfort food prepared with the freshest ingredients and innovative recipes make Brian's 24 a favorite for locals in-the-know and visitors who've heard the buzz.


Neighborhood: La Jolla

Brockton Villa Restaurant

858.454.7393
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1235 Coast Boulevard
La Jolla, CA 92037

The historic Brockton Villa Restaurant is blessed by the sea, the sand and the sun.


Cuisine: Mexican

Neighborhood: North County

Bull Taco

760.635.3595
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1527 North El Camino Real
San Clemente, CA 92672

Bull Taco: Inauthentic Mexican.


Cuisine: Contemporary American

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Bully's East Prime Bistro Sports Bar

619.291.2665
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2401 Camino Del Rio South
San Diego, CA 92108

Bully's East Prime Bistro Sports Bar, serving lunch, dinner, and weekend brunch, has been a San Diego tradition since 1971.


Cuisine: Fusion/Eclectic/World Cuisine

Neighborhood: Downtown

Burger Lounge

858.456.0196
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If you are in San Diego or Los Angeles and you’re looking for a grass-fed burger or a truly healthy salad and you see a Burger Lounge (and you don’t have to park too far away or make any illegal U-turns), there’s a good chance this is your place.



Cuisine: Azerbajani

Neighborhood: Downtown

Cafe 21

619.795.0721
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750 Fifth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

Owners of Café 21, husband/wife duo Alex and Leyla, moved from Azerbaijan to enjoy life in sunny San Diego.


Cuisine: Fusion/Eclectic/World Cuisine, Pastries/Desserts

Neighborhood: Downtown

Cafe 222

619.236.9902
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222 Island Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

Eclectic is rarely a word used to describe breakfast and lunch, but Cafe 222 Owner Terryl Gavre has successfully combined her quirky cooking style with a funky ambience to create a dynamic eatery.


Cuisine: French

Neighborhood: Downtown

Cafe Chloe

619.232.3242
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721 Ninth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

This cozy, neighborhood café is located in the hip East Village and serves an award-winning menu of updated bistro classics.


Cuisine: Mexican

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Cafe Coyote

619.291.5700
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2461 San Diego Avenue
San Diego, CA 92110

Voted Best Mexican Restaurant in 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009, 2010, and 2011, Cafe Coyote has been serving the best Mexican food found in San Diego for over 20 years.


Cuisine: Mediterranean

Neighborhood: Beaches

Café la Rue

858.454.0771
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1132 Prospect Street
La Jolla, CA 92037

Overlooking the Pacific Ocean, La Valencia Hotel in La Jolla offers extraordinary and unique dining experiences with cuisine by Executive Chef Alex Emery.


Cuisine: American Bistro, Contemporary American

Neighborhood: North County

Cafe Merlot

858.592.7785
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13330 Paseo del Verano Norte
Rancho Bernardo, CA 92128

It is very basic.


Cuisine: Spanish

Neighborhood: Downtown

Café Sevilla

619.233.5979
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353 Fifth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

An evening at Café Sevilla is like a trip to Spain—without the airfare.


Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Caffe Calabria

619.291.1759
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3933 30th Street
San Diego, CA 92104

Simply...


Cuisine: Barbecue

Neighborhood: Spring Valley

Cali Comfort BBQ

619.337.0670
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8910 Troy Street
Spring Valley, CA 91977

At Cali Comfort BBQ in the heart of Spring Valley, they barbecue all of their meats in their Ole Hickory Smoker with select cooking woods after they have been seasoned with their specialty Cali Dry Rub.


Cuisine: Fusion/Eclectic/World Cuisine, Italian, Mediterranean

Neighborhood: North County

Capri Blu

858.673.5100
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10436 Craftsman Way
Suite 120
Rancho Bernardo, CA 92127

Capri Blu Bistro & Wine Bar provides the most exquisitely authentic Italian dining experience that north San Diego County has to offer.



Cuisine: American Bistro

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Carnitas' Snack Shack


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Carnitas Snack Shack Embarcadero
1004 North Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101

You've heard of steakhouses?


Cuisine: Californian, Californian, Winery

Neighborhood: North County

Carruth Cellars

858.847.9463
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320 South Cedros Avenue
#400
Solana Beach, CA 92075

Carruth Cellars is an urban San Diego winery that lovingly transforms grapes from premier vineyards in northern and central California into award-winning handcrafted, single-vineyard wines.


Cuisine: Mexican

Neighborhood: North County

Casa de Bandini

760.634.3443
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1901 Calle Barcelona
Carlsbad, CA 92009

Satisfy your Mexican cravings at Diane Powers' award-winning Casa de Bandini, where the spirit of Old Mexico greets you the minute you walk in the door!


Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Casa de Pico

619.463.3267
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5500 Grossmont Center Drive
La Mesa, CA 91942

Casa de Pico, one of Old Town San Diego’s favorite Mexican restaurants, has moved to La Mesa’s Grossmont Center.


Cuisine: Mexican

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Casa de Reyes

619.297.3100
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2754 Calhoun Street
Old Town State Historic Park
San Diego, CA 92110

Located in the center of the Fiesta de Reyes plaza, Casa de Reyes is more than just a restaurant; it is an authentic Mexican experience for all the senses.


Cuisine: Mexican

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Casa Guadalajara

619.295.5111
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4105 Taylor Street
San Diego, CA 92110

With authentic regional flavors and a festive, colorful atmosphere, Casa Guadalajara has become the locals' favorite hotspot for a fun, delicious, and entertaining dining experience.


Cuisine: Mexican

Neighborhood: North County

Casa Sol y Mar

858.792.4100
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12865 El Camino Real
San Diego, CA 92130

Casa Sol y Mar is the newest dining destination to join Diane Powers' family of fine Mexican restaurants throughout San Diego.


Cuisine: American Bistro, Californian

Neighborhood: Beaches

Catania, Prepkitchen, Whisknladle

858.875.7575

1044 Wall Street
La Jolla, CA 92037

Whisknladle Hospitality started simply with the serendipitous meeting of one talented chef, Ryan Johnston, and one young entrepreneur, Arturo Kassel, in 2006.


Cuisine: Contemporary American, Seafood

Neighborhood: North County

Chart House

760.436.4044
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2588 South Coast Highway 101
Cardiff, CA 92007

Dine elegantly at the water's edge while indulging in Chart House's delectable cuisine and phenomenal service.


Cuisine: Thai

Neighborhood: La Jolla

Chedi Thai Bistro

858.551.8424
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737 Pearl Street, #110
La Jolla, CA 92037

The hallmark of contemporary Thai cuisine in San Diego, Chedi Thai Bistro is welcoming, creative, and adventurous.



Cuisine: French

Neighborhood: Beaches

Chez Loma

619.435.0661
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1132 Loma Avenue
Coronado, CA 92118

Located in the historic Carez Hizar House on Coronado Island, Chez Loma is a true dining treasure.


Cuisine: Mexican: Contemporary

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

City Tacos

619.296.2303
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3028 University Avenue
San Diego, CA 92104

Fresh and fun, City Tacos is North Park's most talked about taqueria destination.


Neighborhood: La Jolla

Cody's

858.459.0040
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8030 Girard Avenue
La Jolla, CA 92037

For those heading down to the Cove, take a seat at Cody’s, one of La Jolla’s most charming ocean-view restaurants.


Cuisine: Californian

Neighborhood: La Jolla

Coffee Cup

858.272.8400
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1109 Wall Street
La Jolla, CA 92037The Coffee Cup is one of the most popular breakfast spots in La Jolla, with crowds routinely lining the sidewalk in front of the diner.


Cuisine: Californian, Central/Latin American, Mediterranean, Mexican, Mexican: Contemporary, Seafood, South American, Spanish, Tapas/Small Plates, Vegan/Vegetarian

Neighborhood: Downtown

Común Kitchen and Tavern

619.358.9707
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935 J Street
San Diego, CA 92101

San Diego's neighborhood kitchen, Común Kitchen and Tavern, is lighting up J Street.


Neighborhood: Downtown

Concept Catering by CK

619.237.0055
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121 Broadway, Suite 525
San Diego, CA 92101

Whether you’re hosting a baby shower in your living room or throwing the social affair of the century in a grand reception hall, Concept Catering by CK will ensure that your gathering is a success.


Cuisine: American Grill, Seafood, Steakhouse

Neighborhood: Beaches

Coronado Boathouse 1887

619.435.0155
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1701 Strand Way
Coronado, CA 92118

Coronado Boathouse 1887 is a waterfront restaurant featuring an extensive menu, exceptional service, and ambience rich in history and elegance.


Cuisine: Mexican, Seafood

Neighborhood: Beaches

Costa Azul

619.435.3525
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1031 Orange Avenue
Coronado, CA 92118

Come visit Costa Azul Coronado—the earth tones and subdued lighting will make you feel like you are under a palapa on a secluded island.


Cuisine: Steakhouse

Neighborhood: Downtown

Cowboy Star Restaurant & Butcher Shop

619.450.5880
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640 Tenth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

Cowboy Star is the first restaurant in San Diego’s East Village to serve up a unique dining experience by combining contemporary American cuisine with Western flare.


Cocktail Bar

Neighborhood: Little Italy

Craft & Commerce

619.269.2202
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675 W. Beech St.
San Diego, CA 92101

Taxidermy & old books line the walls of this hip gastropub, serving seasonal eats & craft cocktails.


Cuisine: American Grill

Neighborhood: North County

craftburger

760.453.7974
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300 Carlsbad Village Drive
#120
Carlsbad, CA 92008

Welcome to craftburger!



Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Crest Cafe

619.295.2510
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425 Robinson Avenue
San Diego, CA 92103

If you crave good old-fashioned comfort food with a twist and some sass come to the Crest Cafe.


Cuisine: American Grill, Fusion/Eclectic/World Cuisine

Neighborhood: Downtown

Croce's Restaurants & Bars

619.233.4355
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802 Fifth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

"This is the best meal we've ever had in San Diego, Jim Croce would be proud."


Cuisine: American Bistro

Neighborhood: Downtown

Currant American Brasserie

619.702.6309
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140 West Broadway
San Diego, CA 92101

Nestled at the foot of the historic Sofia Hotel in the heart of downtown, Currant American Brasserie delivers a dining experience dedicated to uncompromising quality.


Cuisine: Chinese

Neighborhood: La Jolla

Del Mar Rendezvous

858.755.2669
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1555 Camino Del Mar #102
Street Level of the Del Mar Plaza
Del Mar, CA 92014

Since 2004, Del Mar Rendezvous has been enticing San Diegans with its wide array of Chinese fare complemented by a modern mix of Asian flavors.


Neighborhood: North County

Delicias

858.756.8000
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6106 Paseo Delicias
Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067

Whether it's a casual lunch in the charming courtyard, cocktails on the front patio or a romantic evening in the cozy dining room, Delicias delivers.


Cuisine: Italian: Contemporary

Neighborhood: North County

Dolce Pane E Vino

858.832.1518
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16081 San Dieguito Road
Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067

Fresh on the Rancho Santa Fe food scene, Dolce Pane e Vino is the sweet spot to unwind for a cocktail, deal-making, or gathering with friends for great wine and fabulous wood-fired cuisine.


Cuisine: Fusion/Eclectic/World Cuisine, Korean

Neighborhood: North County

East Village Asian Diner

760.753.8700
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628 South Coast Highway 101
Encinitas, CA 92024

East Village Asian Diner is always busy for very good reasons.


Cuisine: American Bistro, Californian, Contemporary American, Fusion/Eclectic/World Cuisine, Pastries/Desserts, Vegan/Vegetarian

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Eclipse Chocolate Bar & Bistro

619.578.2984
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2145 Fern Street
San Diego, CA 92104

Nestled in the romantic walking neighborhood of South Park, Eclipse offers irresistible sweet and savory fusion cuisine.


Neighborhood: Hillcrest

El Agave Tequileria

619.220.0692
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2304 San Diego Avenue
San Diego, CA 92110

El Agave specializes in Mexican nouvelle cuisine.


Cocktail Lounge

Neighborhood: East Village

El Dorado

619.237.0550
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1030 Broadway
San Diego, CA 92101

Watering hole with a Western theme offers a variety of seasonal cocktails plus music spun by DJs.


Cuisine: American Grill

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

EMPIREHOUSE Urban Palate

619.688.9283
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127 University Avenue
San Diego, CA 92103

The original EMPIREHOUSE was a boarding house, restaurant, and bar in Rome, New York owned by Joseph O’Brien—the great, great grandfather of owner Larry Malone.



Cuisine: Mexican

Neighborhood: La Jolla

En Fuego Cantina & Grill

858.792.6551
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1342 Camino del Mar
Del Mar, CA 92014

Located in the heart of Del Mar, this historic landmark serves legendary Mexican cuisine, along with signature dishes that should not be missed—all in an ambience that would make you swear you are south of the border.


Bar

Neighborhood: East Village

Fairweather

619.255.6507
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795 J Street
San Diego, CA 92101

 

Rooftop patio at Rare Form offers craft cocktails with a tropical twist, plus views of Petco Park.


Bar

Neighborhood: Little Italy

False Idol

858.792.6551
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675 W. Beech St.
San Diego, CA 92101

Trendy tiki bar located within Craft & Commerce, serving strong drinks in tropical surrounds.


Neighborhood: Beaches

Fiddler's Green

619.222.2216
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2760 Shelter Island Drive
San Diego, CA 92106

Fiddler's Green Restaurant is all about the ocean.


Cuisine: Contemporary American, Fusion/Eclectic/World Cuisine, Seafood

Neighborhood: Beaches

Finch's Bistro & Wine Bar

858.456.4056
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7644 Girard Avenue
La Jolla, CA 92037

Wander through wrought iron gates into a European courtyard and discover the charming world that is Finch’s Bistro & Wine Bar.


Neighborhood: North County

Firefly Grill & Wine Bar

760.635.1066
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251 North El Camino Real
Encinitas, CA 92024

All too often, wine bars carry the reputation of lacking substantial food to go with the wines they serve.


Cuisine: Italian

Neighborhood: North County

Firenze Trattoria

760.944.9000
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162 South Rancho Santa Fe Road
Encinitas, CA 92024

Sun-splashed by day and romantically illuminated at night, Firenze Trattoria captures the essence of its namesake, Florence, Italy.


Neighborhood: Downtown

Fleming's Prime Steakhouse and Wine Bar

619.237.1155
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380 K Street
San Diego, CA 92101

Fleming's Prime Steakhouse and Wine Bar is an ongoing celebration of exceptional food and wine.


Cuisine: Californian

Neighborhood: North County

Flying Pig Pub & Kitchen

760.630.4311
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230 South Santa Fe Avenue
Vista, CA 92084

Considered the original North County San Diego farm-to-table pub, Flying Pig Pub and Kitchen boasts a high-quality ingredient menu paired with a thoughtful selection of wines and craft beers.


Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Fred's

619.547.0257
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2470 San Diego Avenue
San Diego, CA 92110

Four-time winner of the Lamplighter Award for Best Mexican Restaurant in San Diego, Fred’s Mexican Cafe is recognized for its extraordinary Baja-infused menu selections, made from the freshest and highest quality ingredients available.


Cuisine: Italian

Neighborhood: North County

Fresco Trattoria and Bar

760.720.3737
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264 Carlsbad Village Drive
Carlsbad, CA 92009

Fresco Trattoria was founded in downtown Carlsbad in 1999 by Leone D'Arcangelo and his family.


Cuisine: Californian

Neighborhood: La Jolla

Georges at the Cove

858.454.4244
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1250 Prospect Street,
La Jolla, CA 92037

Renowned chef Trey Foshee's seafood-centric cuisine served in an elegant setting with ocean views.


Cuisine: Californian, Fusion/Eclectic/World Cuisine, Seafood

Neighborhood: Downtown

Glass Door Restaurant

619.564.3755
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1835 Columbia Street
4th Floor
San Diego, CA 92101

Glass Door offers the casual sophistication for which San Diego is known, featuring a seafood-centric menu drawing from all corners of the world.



Cuisine: American Bistro, Seafood

Neighborhood: North County

Green Dragon Tavern & Museum

760.918.2421
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6115 Paseo del Norte
Carlsbad, CA 92011

Green Dragon Tavern & Museum is proud to invite you to join the revolution!


Neighborhood: Downtown

Greystone, The Steakhouse

619.232.0225
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658 Fifth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

Greystone features prime-aged meats, fresh seafood and house-made pasta in an atmosphere of casual elegance.


Cuisine: Japanese, Seafood, Sushi

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

H2O Sushi & Izakaya


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3930 Fifth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92103

Hillcrest welcomes San Diego's hottest new sushi experience, H2O Sushi & Izakaya.


Cuisine: Mexican

Neighborhood: North County

Hacienda de Vega

760.738.9805
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2608 South Escondido Boulevard
Escondido, CA 92025

Time slows down upon arrival at Hacienda de Vega.


Cuisine: Pastries/Desserts

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Hans and Harry's Bakery

619.475.2253
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5080 Bonita Road
Bonita, CA 91902

So your sweet tooth needs a little attention? Head to Hans & Harry's for a beyond-tempting spread of gourmet pastries, desserts, and cookies.


Cuisine: Sushi

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Harney Sushi

619.295.3272
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3964 Harney Street
In Old Town
San Diego, CA 92110

Harney Sushi is San Diego's premier sushi bar and restaurant experience.


Cuisine: Contemporary American

Neighborhood: Downtown

Henry's Pub

619.557.0536
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618 Fifth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

Henry's Pub has been a focal point of the San Diego Gaslamp restaurant and nightlife scenes since 2000.


Cuisine: Contemporary American

Neighborhood: Beaches

Herringbone

858.459.0221
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7837 Herschel Avenue
La Jolla, CA 92037

Located in the coastal San Diego community of La Jolla, Herringbone's kitchen is helmed by Top Chef alumni Brian Malarkey and Amanda Baumgarten.


Cuisine: American Grill

Neighborhood: Downtown

Hodad's

619.234.6323
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945 Broadway
San Diego, CA 92101

"It's not life or death, it's lunch or dinner!"


Neighborhood: Downtown

Hornblower Cruises & Events

866.535.6648
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1066 North Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101

Dining, sightseeing, cruising.



Neighborhood: Downtown

House of Blues

619.299.2583
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1055 Fifth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

A visit to the House of Blues will be an experience you won't soon forget.


Cuisine: Contemporary American

Neighborhood: Beaches

Humphreys SoCal Dining and Music

619.224.3577
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2241 Shelter Island Drive
San Diego, CA 92106

Located on Shelter Island, Humphreys Restaurant offers the perfect venue to enjoy San Diego at its finest with a new menu, world-class waterfront views, and an award-winning wine list.


Cuisine: American Bistro, American Grill, Contemporary American

Neighborhood: North County

ignite bistro & wine spot

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6996 El Camino Real
Carlsbad, CA 92009

Come for a meal or drinks; come for lunch or dinner; come with friends and family and ignite your appetite at Carlsbad's favorite gathering spot.


Cuisine: Italian

Neighborhood: North County

Il Fornaio

619.437.4199
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1555 Camino Del Mar #301
Del Mar, CA 92014

Il Fornaio means "the baker" in Italian.


Cuisine: Indian

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

India Palace

619.294.8886
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694 University Avenue
Free Parking and Patio Dining
San Diego, CA 92103

From the moment you step inside India Palace, the fragrant aromas of the region envelop you.


Cuisine: Fusion/Eclectic/World Cuisine

Neighborhood: Downtown

Indigo Grill

619.234.6802
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1536 India Street
San Diego, CA 92101

World travels inspired Chef Deborah Scott with new ideas, which she now uses in her role as a culinary tour guide at Little Italy's Indigo Grill.


Cuisine: Seafood

Neighborhood: Little Italy

Ironside

619.269.3033
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1654 India St
San Diego, CA 92101

Seafood fare & cocktails offered in a renovated warehouse with quirky, nautical design accents.


Cuisine: Mexican, Mexican: Contemporary

Neighborhood: Beaches

Isabel's Cantina

858.272.8400
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966 Felspar Street
Pacific Beach, CA 92109

From San Diego all the way to Portland, Chef Isabel Cruz has five restaurants all featuring her specialty of Latin-inspired comfort food mixed with the exotic flavors of the Pacific Rim.


Cuisine: Californian

Neighborhood: Beaches

Island Palms Hotel & Marina

619.222.0561
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2051 Shelter Island Drive
San Diego, CA 92106

Shelter Island’s Blue Wave Bar & Grill is the premier celebration of what makes this city a coastal paradise.


Cuisine: Italian, Vegan/Vegetarian

Neighborhood: Beaches

Island Pasta

619.435.4545

1202 Orange Avenute
Coronado, CA 92118

Island Pasta is one of those places that you keep going back to.


Cuisine: Contemporary American

Neighborhood: Beaches

Island Prime

619.298.6802
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880 Harbor Island Drive
San Diego, CA 92101

One building housing two venues: Island Prime, a prime steak and seafood restaurant, and C Level, a more casual experience.



Cuisine: Italian, Italian: Northern, Pizza

Neighborhood: Downtown

Isola Pizza Bar

619.255.4230
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1526 India Street
San Diego, CA 92101

Isola Pizza Bar is located in the heart of Little Italy, a neighborhood known for its strong familial ties.


Cuisine: Japanese

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Izakaya Ouan

619.683.3230
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3882 Fourth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92103

"Izakaya" translated from the Japanese means "tavern."


Cuisine: Italian

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Jack & Giulio's Italian Restaurant

619.294.2074
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2391 San Diego Avenue
San Diego, CA 92110

At the gateway to Old Town sits Jack & Giulio's Italian Restaurant, a San Diego tradition since 1961.


Cuisine: Seafood

Neighborhood: La Jolla

Jake's Del Mar

858.755.2002
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1660 Coast Boulevard
Del Mar, CA 92014

Long a favorite of in-the-know locals and lucky tourists who happen across it while reveling in the surf at Del Mar, Jake's Del Mar is a quintessential beachfront dining experience.


Cuisine: Californian

Neighborhood: North County

Jeremy's On The Hill

760.765.1587
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4354 Highway 78
Julian, CA 92070

Julian is becoming known for much more than apple picking and pies.


Neighborhood: Beaches

Jordan at Tower23


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723 Felspar Street
Pacific Beach, CA 92109

Jordan Steak & Seafood Restaurant at Tower23 Hotel offers a new oceanfront dining experience adjacent to historic Crystal Pier.


Cuisine: German

Neighborhood: Beaches

Kaiserhof Restaurant & Biergarten

619.224.0606
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2253 Sunset Cliffs Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92107

It doesn't have to be October for you to enjoy the comforting German cuisine offered at Kaiserhof in Ocean Beach.


Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Karina's Mexican Seafood

619.476.8648
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986 Broadway
Chula Vista, CA 91911

In the 25 years since they first opened in 1981, Karina’s Mexican Seafood has made a true name for itself serving up the best Mexican fare from south of the border.


Cuisine: Chinese, Fusion/Eclectic/World Cuisine

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Khan's Cave

858.279.9799
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9350 Clairemont Mesa Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92123

“Spe lunk’ ing”--verb: discovering hidden treasures in caves.


Cuisine: Californian

Neighborhood: La Jolla

KITCHEN 1540

858.793.6460
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L'Auberge Del Mar
1540 Camino Del Mar
Del Mar, CA 92014

Award-winning Area Executive Chef Paul McCabe mixes the traditional and the unexpected at KITCHEN 1540.



Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

Neighborhood: Downtown

Landini's Pizzeria

619.238.3502
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1827 India Street
San Diego, CA 92101

Landini’s Pizzeria is serving the best New York-style pizza in San Diego and now over the border in Tijuana as well.


Cuisine: French

Neighborhood: North County

Leoness Cellars

951.699.8896
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38311 De Portola Road
Temecula, CA 92592

Visit The Restaurant at Leoness for a premium alfresco dining experience.


Cuisine: Californian, Contemporary American, Fusion/Eclectic/World Cuisine

Neighborhood: Beaches

Leroy's Kitchen + Lounge

619.437.6087
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1015 Orange Avenue
Coronado, CA 92118

Specializing in eclectic food from sustainable sources, Leroy’s serves fresh farm-to-table fare with global influences.


Cuisine: American Grill

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Lips

619.295.7900
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3036 El Cajon Blvd
San Diego, CA 92104

Lips Restaurant is San Diego’s premier party place featuring the Ultimate in Drag Dining.


Cuisine: Chinese

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Little Sheep Mongolian Hot Pot and Grill

858.274.2040
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4718 Clairemont Mesa Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92117

Little Sheep Mongolian Hot Pot may be a chain—the China-based company boasts more than 700 restaurants worldwide—but its food is anything but ordinary.


Neighborhood: Downtown

Lotus Thai Cuisine

619.595.0115
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906 Market Street
San Diego, CA 92101

Lotus Thai Cuisine restaurants appear as though a team of master feng shui experts came through to decorate.


Cuisine: Japanese, Seafood, Sushi

Neighborhood: North County

Love Boat Sushi

858.451.7799
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125 Old Grove Road
Oceanside, CA 92057

Love Boat Sushi continues its successful journey, combining the freshest quality cuisine with laughter, comfort, and joy ... all in one happy place.


Cuisine: Chinese, Dim Sum

Neighborhood: Downtown

Lucky Lius

619.255.5487
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332 J Street
#102
San Diego, CA 92101

Located at 332 J Street, Lucky Liu’s is nestled less than a block away from the San Diego Chinese Historical Museum in the Asian Pacific Thematic Historic District of San Diego’s Gaslamp Quarter.


Cuisine: Contemporary American

Neighborhood: Downtown

Marina Kitchen

619.699.8222
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333 West Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101

Marina Kitchen is a dynamic, chic, and comfortable all-day dining venue where people go to relax, socialize, and soak in the sights and sounds of a rhythmic and vibrant atmosphere with panoramic bay views of the San Diego coastline.


Neighborhood: La Jolla

Marine Room Restaurant

858.459.7222
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2000 Spindrift Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037

Dramatic ocean views … crashing surf … renowned cuisine …



Cuisine: Californian

Neighborhood: Beaches

Market Café

619.424.4444
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4000 Loews Coronado Bay Road
Coronado, CA 92118

The newly transformed Market Café restaurant offers a whimsical design inspired by the unique waterfront location, taking full advantage of stunning marina views.


Neighborhood: La Jolla

Market Restaurant + Bar

858.523.0007
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3702 Via de la Valle
Del Mar, CA 92014

MARKET Restaurant + Bar is one of the hottest new restaurants to join the North County dining scene.


Neighborhood: Downtown

McCormick & Schmick's

619.645.6545
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675 L Street
San Diego, CA 92101

All over the country, McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood Restaurants have created a distinguished reputation for fine seafood with a touch of class.


Cuisine: Mediterranean

Neighborhood: North County

Meritage Restaurant

951.587.8889
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32720 Rancho California Road
Temecula, CA 92591

Welcome to Meritage at Callaway, Temecula’s most unique wine country getaway.


Cuisine: Greek, Mediterranean, Tapas/Small Plates

Neighborhood: Downtown

Mezé Greek Fusion

619.546.5060
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345 Sixth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

Although its namesake means "small plates," Mezé Greek Fusion delivers anything but a small experience.


Cuisine: Vietnamese

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Mignon Pho + Grill

858.278.0669
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3860 Convoy Street
Suite 116 and 117
San Diego, CA 92110

Good food and great service are what Mignon Pho + Grill is about.


Cuisine: French

Neighborhood: North County

Mille Fleurs

858.756.3085
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6009 Paseo Delicias
Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067

Nestled in the heart of Rancho Santa Fe, Mille Fleurs represents the ultimate dining experience.


Cuisine: Thai

Neighborhood: Downtown

Mint Downtown Thai

619.546.8424
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732 Fourth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

Authentic, sophisticated, and affordable, Mint Downtown Thai brings the traditional taste of Thai food to downtown San Diego.


Cuisine: Fusion/Eclectic/World Cuisine, Mediterranean

Neighborhood: Beaches

Mistral

619.424.4477
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4000 Loews Coronado Bay Road
Coronado, CA 92118

Sweeping views of Coronado Bay, Pacific sunsets, and the San Diego skyline stretch out beyond Mistral's floor-to-ceiling windows.


Neighborhood: North County

Miyabi Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi

760.632.0888
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211 South El Camino Real, # C
Encinitas, CA 92024

As kids we were admonished for playing with our food, but for the Tepan-Yaki chefs at Miyabi Japanese Steakhouse, it’s a job requirement.



Cuisine: Steakhouse

Neighborhood: Downtown

Morton's The Steakhouse

619.696.3369
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285 J Street
San Diego, CA 92101

Sinatra and cocktails set the mood as generous portions of USDA Prime, aged beef, succulent seafood, and classic steakhouse sides arrive at tables dressed in crisp linens.


Cuisine: Italian, Italian: Contemporary

Neighborhood: Downtown

Napizza

858.263.7625
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1702 India Street
San Diego, CA 92101

Serving authentic, Roman-style pizza al taglio, this earth-friendly pizza shop recently expanded to three locations in San Diego (Little Italy, 4S Ranch, and Hillcrest).


Cuisine: American

Neighborhood: Downtown

Neighborhood

619.446.0002
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777 G Street
San Diego, CA 92101

The inventive Neighborhood in East Village remains at the forefront of the “casual connoisseur” movement since opening in late 2007.


Neighborhood: La Jolla

NINE-TEN

858.964.5400
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910 Prospect Street
La Jolla, CA 92037

An ongoing commitment to innovative cuisine using only the freshest local produce makes NINE-TEN a must-visit for culinary aficionados.


Bar

Neighborhood: Downtown

Noble Experiment

619.888.4713
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777 G Street
San Diego, CA 92101

Swanky speakeasy tucked behind a secret door in The Neighborhood eatery serves craft cocktails.


Cuisine: Fusion/Eclectic/World Cuisine, Japanese

Neighborhood: Downtown

Nobu

619.814.4124
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207 Fifth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

World-renowned for its award-winning "new style" Japanese cuisine, Nobu continues to offer savvy diners across the globe a gastronomic adventure.


Cuisine: Pastries/Desserts

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Nothing Bundt Cakes

619.294.2253
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2720 Via de la Valle
Suite E110
Del Mar, CA 92014

From the first bite, sweet memories of your mom's cake, fresh from the oven, gently tug at your heart.


Cuisine: Fusion/Eclectic/World Cuisine

Neighborhood: Downtown

Ocean Pacific Grille

619.578.2828
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531 F Street
San Diego, CA 92101

Ocean Pacific Grille features the freshest seafood prepared using bold flavors of the Pacific Rim, wrapped in a Filipino state of mind.


Neighborhood: Downtown

Old Spaghetti Factory and Dussini Bar

619.233.4323
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275 Fifth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

When it first opened its doors in a renovated 1898 building, Dussini became one of the few restaurant in San Diego to achieve immediate do-not-miss status.


Cuisine: Mexican

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Old Town Mexican Cafe

619.297.4330
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2489 San Diego Avenue
San Diego, CA 92110

Thirty-six years ago, Old Town Mexican Cafe opened its doors to bring back the authentic cooking methods of San Diego's early days.


Cuisine: Californian, Fusion/Eclectic/World Cuisine

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Ono's Cafe

619.470.6667
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4154 Bonita Road
Bonita, CA 91902

Stepping inside Ono’s Cafe is like walking into a Pacific Island paradise.



Neighborhood: North County

Pacific Coast Grill

858.794.4632
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437 South Coast Highway 101
Solana Beach, CA 92075

Pacific Coast Grill, or PCG as it is affectionately known, has been professionally serving delicious Pacific Coast cuisine for a decade.


Neighborhood: Downtown

Pacific Fish Company

619.232.0274
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601 Pacific Highway
San Diego, CA 92101

With a menu changing daily to highlight the freshest seafood selections, the Pacific Fish Company also offers tempting steaks, chops and chicken specialties.


Neighborhood: La Jolla

Pacifica Del Mar

858.792.0476
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1555 Camino del Mar
Del Mar, CA 92014

Awarded the prestigious Gold Medallion for "Best Seafood Dining" in San Diego, Pacifica Del Mar is one of San Diego's most popular ocean view restaurants.


Cuisine: American Bistro, Chinese, Italian, Japanese, Steakhouse, Sushi

Neighborhood: North County

Pala Casino Spa & Resort

877.946.7252
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11154 Highway 76
Pala, CA 92059

Come discover the culinary artistry of the many fabulous restaurants at Pala Casino.


Cuisine: Contemporary American

Neighborhood: North County

Pamplemousse Grille

858.792.9090
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514 Via de la Valle
Suite 100
Solana Beach, CA 92075

The culinary icon of beautiful Solana Beach, Pamplemousse Grille is inspired by the traditional flavors of French, Mediterranean, and Asian cuisines.


Cuisine: Californian

Neighborhood: North County

Pantry of Rancho Santa Fe

858.756.1221
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6024 C Paseo Delicias
Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067

Located in the center of historic Rancho Santa Fe, Pantry’s casual neighborhood atmosphere, delicious comfort food, and remarkable wine list is a recipe for a great time in the Ranch.


Cuisine: Contemporary American

Neighborhood: Downtown

Parq

619.727.6789
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615 Broadway
San Diego, CA 92101

Savor each bite of Parq Restaurant's fresh, progressive American cuisine under crystal-lit trees in the open air, Central Park-esque dining wonderland.


Cuisine: Contemporary American

Neighborhood: Beaches

PB AleHouse

858.581.2337
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721 Grand Avenue
San Diego, CA 92109

With seating on the rooftop deck or on the patio, open until 2am, you can enjoy handcrafted beer, a diverse menu, and breathtaking views any time of the day or night.


Cuisine: Seafood, Sushi

Neighborhood: Beaches

Peohe's

619.437.4474
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1201 First Street
Coronado, CA 92118

Aloha and welcome to Peohe's, Coronado's tropical island getaway.


Cuisine: Italian

Neighborhood: Downtown

Petrini's

619.595.0322
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610 West Ash Street
San Diego, CA 92101

In the sea of Italian restaurants that pepper the landscape of Little Italy, there is one café that truly reflects the essence of Italian cooking.



Cuisine: Barbecue

Neighborhood: Beaches

Phil's B.B.Q.

619.688.0559
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3750 Sports Arena Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92110

Just one visit and you're hooked!


Cuisine: Pizza

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Pizzeria Bruno Napoletano

619.260.1311
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4207 Park Boulevard
San Diego, CA 9203

Nestled between Hillcrest and North Park is Pizzeria Bruno Napoletano—San Diego’s only Naples-style, wood-fired pizzeria.


Cuisine: Contemporary American

Neighborhood: North County

Poseidon on the Beach

858.755.9345
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1670 Coast Boulevard
Del Mar, CA 92014

The Poseidon On The Beach has become a Coastal Culinary Landmark known for serving fantastic food made with high-quality ingredients while offering a fun and lively oceanfront ambience.


Cuisine: American Bistro, Californian

Neighborhood: La Jolla

Prepkitchen

858.875.7737
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7556 Fay Avenue
La Jolla, CA 92037

The crew behind Whisknladle now has two locations for their sister restaurant, Prepkitchen.


Cuisine: American Grill, Californian

Neighborhood: Beaches

Promiscuous Fork

858.454.3663
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3801 Ingraham Street
San Diego, CA 92109

Life’s too short to eat boring!


Neighborhood: Downtown

Puerto La Boca

619.234.4900
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2060 India Street
San Diego, CA 92101

The vibrant colors and rich flavors of Argentina come alive at Puerto La Boca in Little Italy.


Cuisine: Mexican, Mexican: Contemporary

Neighborhood: Downtown

Puesto

858.454.1260
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789 West Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101

Puesto is a popular San Diego restaurant that successfully mixes a casual attitude with an original twist on Mexican street food and drinks.


Cuisine: Caribbean, Russian

Neighborhood: Downtown

Pushkin Russian Restaurant

619.496.1908

750 Sixth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

Russia is a big place. From the icy peaks to cities teeming with culture, it's not difficult to find inspiration for a menu.


Cuisine: American Grill, Barbecue

Neighborhood: Downtown

Quad Alehouse

619.239.3339
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868 Fifth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

Nestled on the third floor above the newly remodeled Gaslamp Tavern, Quad Alehouse presents both San Diegans and visitors alike with a relaxed respite from the bustling city below.


Cuisine: Thai

Neighborhood: Downtown

RAMA

619.501.8424
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327 Fourth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

RAMA, a fine Thai restaurant, is a culinary getaway located in the heart of San Diego’s historic Gaslamp quarter.



Cuisine: Californian

Neighborhood: North County

Rancho Valencia

858.759.6216
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5921 Valencia Circle
Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067

Executive Chef Eric Bauer brings a passion for creating uncomplicated dishes using only local and seasonal ingredients, keeping with the farm-to-table philosophy of The Rancho Valencia Restaurant.


Neighborhood: Beaches

Red Marlin

619.221.4840
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1441 Quivira
at West Mission Bay

Located on beautiful Mission Bay, Red Marlin boasts some of the most amazing bayside dining and views in all of San Diego, with a fresh and sophisticated menu by Chef de Cuisine Danny Bannister.


Cuisine: Seafood, Steakhouse

Neighborhood: North County

Red Tracton's Steakhouse

858.755.6600
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550 Via De La Valle
Solana Beach, CA 92075

Across the street from the Del Mar Racetrack, Red Tracton's is a legend in its own time.


Cuisine: Contemporary American

Neighborhood: Downtown

Richard Walker's Pancake House

619.231.7777
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520 Front Street
San Diego, CA 92101

When you wake up with an insatiable appetite, hurry over to Richard Walker’s Pancake House.


Cuisine: Contemporary American

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Ritual Tavern

619.283.1618
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4095 30th Street
San Diego, CA 92104

From the moment you enter the front door, you realize the Ritual Tavern is not your typical pub.


Cuisine: Japanese

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Robata Ya Oton

858.227.3989

5447 Kearny Villa Road
Suite D
San Diego, CA 92123

Robota Ya Oton is San Diego’s ultimate destination to experience the intriguing, exotic flavors that have made Japan one of the globe’s most celebrated culinary destinations.


Cuisine: Mediterranean, Mexican

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Romesco MexMed Bistro

619.475.8627
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4346 Bonita Road
Bonita, CA 91902

At Romesco, Mediterranean techniques and authentic Mexican recipes result in a unique cuisine that inspires both locals and visitors.


Cuisine: Fusion/Eclectic/World Cuisine

Neighborhood: Downtown

Roy's Hawaiian Fusion Cuisine

619.239.7697
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333 West Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101

Founded by James Beard Award winner Chef Roy Yamaguchi, Roy’s is well known throughout the world for its exciting and innovative Hawaiian Fusion Cuisine—a tempting combination of exotic flavors and spices mixed with the freshest of local ingredients.


Neighborhood: Downtown

Ruth's Chris Steak House

619.233.1422
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1355 North Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101

Experience Ruth's Chris Steak House.


Cuisine: Californian, Deli

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

S & M Sausage & Meat

619.344.2177
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4130 Park Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92103

Through their passion for pork, a community is born.



Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Saigon on Fifth

619.220.8828
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3900 Fifth Avenue
Suite 120
San Diego, CA 92103

In a place where Thai seems to reign, Saigon on Fifth has emerged as a new go-to spot in Hillcrest.


Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Saiko Sushi

619.886.6656
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116 Orange Avenue
Coronado, CA 92118

Saiko Sushi in Coronado and Saiko Sake & Sushi Bar in North Park are neighborhood restaurants with progressive Japanese menus that are stylish and unique.


Neighborhood: Downtown

Salad Style

619.255.6731
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807 F Street
San Diego, CA 92101

Salad Style delivers healthy food with flair to your home or workplace. This is food that leaves you satisfied and energized, restoring your body and mind to a natural, healthy balance.


Cuisine: Fusion/Eclectic/World Cuisine, Seafood

Neighborhood: Downtown

Sally's Seafood on the Water

619.358.6740
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One Market Place
San Diego, CA 92101

Just a stone crab’s throw from San Diego’s celebrated Gaslamp Quarter and Seaport Village is the charming and sophisticated waterfront eatery, Sally’s Seafood on the Water.


Cuisine: Contemporary American

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Salt & Cleaver

619.756.6677
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3805 Fifth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92103

Salt & Cleaver presents a new dining concept based on the ancient art of sausage making.


Neighborhood: La Jolla

Sbicca

858.481.1001
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215 15th Street
Del Mar, CA 92014

Up in Del Mar and Encinitas patrons flock to the trendy venues named after owners, Susan Sbicca and Dan Sbicca.


Cuisine: Contemporary American

Neighborhood: Downtown

Searsucker

619.233.7327
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611 5th Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

Brian Malarkey's nationally-recognized Searsucker is a top spot for visitors and locals alike.


Neighborhood: Downtown

Side Bar

619.696.0946
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536 Market Street
San Diego, CA 92101

Though the array of custom martinis reigns here, Side Bar's unusual fusion tapas coax customers to eat surrounded by its intense and stylish ambience.


Cuisine: Central/Latin American, Seafood, Vegan/Vegetarian

Neighborhood: Downtown

Sirena Gourmet Latin Seafood Restaurant

619.564.8970
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1901 Columbia Street
San Diego, CA 92101

Inspired by the fresh seafood and dynamic flavors of Latin America, Sirena is dazzling San Diego palates.


Cuisine: Italian

Neighborhood: Downtown

Sogno Di Vino

619.531.8887
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1607 India Street
San Diego, CA 92101

Welcome to Sogno di Vino, Italian for "dream of wine," located in the heart of Little Italy.



Cuisine: American Bistro, Californian, Contemporary American, Seafood

Neighborhood: North County

Solace & the moonlight lounge

760.753.2433
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25 East E Street
Encinitas, CA 92024

Solace & the moonlight lounge brings Chef/Owner Matt Gordon and his team’s creative blend of classical and modern American cuisine to coastal Encinitas.


Cuisine: Italian, Italian: Southern, Italian: Southern

Neighborhood: Beaches

Solare Ristorante

619.270.9670
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2820 Roosevelt Road
San Diego, CA 92106

Solare was named Best Italian Restaurant and its executive chef, Accursio Lota, was named Best Chef for three years in a row—2014, 2015, and 2016—by San Diego Magazine.


Neighborhood: Downtown

Soleil @k

619.446.6088
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660 K Street
San Diego, CA 92101

The award-winning Soleil @k restaurant, located in downtown San Diego, delivers exciting, modern California-style cuisine, with an emphasis on seasonal dishes and local ingredients.


Cuisine: Steakhouse

Neighborhood: Beaches

Stake Chophouse & Bar

619.522.0077
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1309 Orange Avenue
Upper Level
Coronado, CA 92118

Coronado’s Stake Chophouse & Bar is an oasis of the very best in contemporary dining in San Diego.


Cuisine: Italian

Neighborhood: Beaches

Stella La Jolla

858.551.3242
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8008 Girard Avenue
Suite 220
La Jolla, CA 92037

Stella La Jolla strives to be on the culinary cutting-edge of fine dining.


Cuisine: Contemporary American

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Studio Diner

858.715.6400
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4701 Ruffin Road
San Diego, CA 92123

Go back in time to a bygone era by stopping at Studio Diner.


Cuisine: Japanese

Neighborhood: Downtown

Tajima East Village

619.431.5820
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901 E Street

What is hotter than ramen right now? Tajima has quickly made a name for itself as a local favorite.


Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi

Neighborhood: Downtown

Taka Gourmet Seafood & Sushi

619.338.0555
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555 Fifth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

Taka invites you on a culinary adventure halfway around the globe for an unforgettable Japanese dining experience.


Cuisine: Mexican

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Talavera Azul

619.427.6476

365 Third Avenue
Chula Vista, CA 91910

Taste the true flavors of Mexico without crossing the border at this busy Mexican restaurant in downtown Chula Vista.


Cuisine: Greek, Mediterranean

Neighborhood: North County

Taverna Blu

858.509.3950
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12873 El Camino Real
Suite M-1
San Diego, CA 92130

Taverna Blu is a casual neighborhood eatery that serves delicious, affordable Greek/Mediterranean cuisine in a social, fun environment.



Neighborhood: Beaches

The Broken Yolk Cafe

858.270.9655
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1851 Garnet Avenue
Pacific Beach, CA 92109

Serving comfort food since 1979, the Broken Yolk Cafe has become a favorite among San Diegans and hungry travelers alike.


Cuisine: Mexican, Seafood

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

The Cosmopolitan Restaurant and Hotel

619.297.1874
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2660 Calhoun Street
San Diego, CA 92110

With a legendary history going back to the 1820s, the beautifully restored Cosmopolitan Restaurant & Hotel is a vibrant part of Old Town San Diego.


Cuisine: American Bistro, Contemporary American, Pastries/Desserts

Neighborhood: North County

The Curious Fork

858.876.6386
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512 Via De La Valle #102
Solana Beach, CA 92075

A haven for the health-conscious and food-curious community, The Curious Fork in Solana Beach is a 1,800-square-foot quick-service café and multi-use culinary space helmed by Chef/Owner Barbara McQuiston and Executive Chef Daryl Biggs.


Cuisine: Contemporary American

Neighborhood: Beaches

The Firefly Restaurant & Bar

619.225.2125
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1710 West Mission Bay Drive
San Diego, CA 92109

With a contemporary atmosphere and innovative cuisine unique to the California region, Firefly is the perfect destination for a relaxing meal or an end-of-the-day cocktail.


Cuisine: American Bistro

Neighborhood: Downtown

The Flight Path Wine Bar & Bistro

619.709.1202
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1202 Kettner Boulevard
Suite 104
San Diego, CA 92101

Travel the world through wine!


Cuisine: Californian

Neighborhood: Downtown

The Grant Grill

619.744.2077
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326 Broadway
San Diego, CA 92101

A local gem, the Grant Grill and lounge is renowned for California cuisine, craft cocktails, and sumptuous surroundings.


Cuisine: American Grill, Californian, Contemporary American, French, Fusion/Eclectic/World Cuisine, German, Japanese, Seafood, Steakhouse, Sushi, Tapas/Small Plates, Vegan/Vegetarian

Neighborhood: North County

The Land & Water Co.

760.729.5263
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2978 Carlsbad Boulevard
#110
Carlsbad, CA 92008

Chef-Inspired, local, responsibly sourced ingredients.


Cuisine: Contemporary American, Tapas/Small Plates

Neighborhood: Downtown

The Lion's Share

619.564.6924
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629 Kettner Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92101

A quaint neighborhood secret, hidden within the hotels and condominium towers of the Marina District, Lion's Share is a rare gem.


Neighborhood: Downtown

The Mission

619.220.8992
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1250 J Street
San Diego, CA 92101

A conscientious way to start the day.


Cuisine: Seafood

Neighborhood: Downtown

The Oceanaire Seafood Room

619.858.2277
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400 J Street
San Diego, CA 92101

Enchanting atmosphere, first-class service, and fresh seafood are all part of the magic at The Oceanaire Seafood Room, located in the heart of the Gaslamp District.



Cuisine: Californian, Deli

Neighborhood: Beaches

The Olive Tree Marketplace

619.224.0443
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4805 Narrangansett Avenue
San Diego, CA 92107

Olive Tree Marketplace is Ocean Beach’s only upscale grocery store with down-to-earth customer service.


Neighborhood: Hillcrest

The Prado at Balboa Park

619.557.9441
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1549 El Prado
Balboa Park at the House of Hospitality
San Diego, CA 92101

The Prado offers a memorable dining experience in the heart of historic Balboa Park, set in the rich landscape of landmark buildings and perfectly manicured gardens.


Cuisine: American Bistro, Brasserie, French

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

The Smoking Goat

619.955.5295
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3408 30th Street
San Diego, CA 92104

The Smoking Goat is an award-winning European bistro that has Foodies everywhere salivating.


Cuisine: Fusion/Eclectic/World Cuisine

Neighborhood: Downtown

The Westgate Room

619.557.3655
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1055 Second Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

The Westgate Room offers the best of two dining worlds: classic and innovative.


Neighborhood: North County

The Wine Loft

760.944.1412
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1911 Calle Barcelona Suite 151
Carlsbad, CA 92009

The Wine Loft is a wine bar and retail store in North County San Diego.


Cuisine: American Bistro

Neighborhood: North County

Tin Leaf Fresh Kitchen

760.431.5323
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6985 El Camino Real #108
Carlsbad, CA 92009

Tinleaf Fresh Kitchen is a fast casual restaurant located in the heart of La Costa.


Cuisine: American Bistro, American Bistro, American Bistro, Tapas/Small Plates, Vegan/Vegetarian

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Toronado San Diego

619.282.0456
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4026 30th Street
San Diego, CA 92104

Nestled in the heart of North Park, the legendary Toronado is San Diego’s premier beer bar, offering 56 beers on tap and 300 in the bottle, mostly Belgian and American.


Cuisine: American Bistro, Italian

Neighborhood: Downtown

Toscana Café and Wine Bar

619.231.5788
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238 Fifth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

Toscana has the largest patio in the Gaslamp, offers a wide selection of wines by the glass, and features traditional and authentic Italian cuisine.


Cuisine: Mexican: Contemporary, Seafood, South American

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Tostadas

619.450.4788
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3139 University Avenue
San Diego, CA 92104

Located in the vibrant community of North Park, Tostadas Fresh Fruit and Seafood Bar offers a casual and hip restaurant experience.


Neighborhood: La Jolla

Trattoria Ponte Vecchio

858.259.9063
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2334 Carmel Valley Road, Suite A
Del Mar, CA 92014

Trattoria Ponte Vecchio offers a robust selection of dishes from Owner Daniel Nobili’s homeland of Milano, Italy.



Cuisine: Seafood

Neighborhood: Beaches

Truluck's

858.453.2583
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8990 University Center Lane
San Diego, CA 92122

We invite you to escape to Truluck's—a getaway for the senses.


Cuisine: Italian, Italian: Contemporary, Italian: Contemporary, Tapas/Small Plates

Neighborhood: North County

Tuscany La Costa

760.929.8111
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6981 El Camino Real
Carlsbad, CA 92009

What do you get when you blend the fresh, local ingredients of California and the rustic and delicious cuisine of Tuscany? Tuscany La Costa.


Cuisine: Californian, Tapas/Small Plates

Neighborhood: North County

TWENTY/20 Grill & Wine Bar


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5480 Grand Pacific Drive
Carlsbad, CA 92008

Named for its picture-perfect coastal views, TWENTY/20 is elegantly perched atop Carlsbad's signature restaurant, and its location provides a gorgeous backdrop to a truly delightful dining experience.


Cuisine: Contemporary American

Neighborhood: North County

Union Kitchen & Tap

760.230.2337
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1108 South Coast Highway
Encinitas, CA 92024

Like the wave of the season, Union Kitchen & Tap is drawing the Encinitas crowd to its modern yet rustic eatery in droves. With cuisine made from scratch, craft beers, signature cocktails, and an unrivaled stylish and comfortable ambience, it’s no surprise that Union Kitchen & Tap is the seaside town’s greatest hot spot.


Cuisine: American Grill, Contemporary American, Vegan/Vegetarian

Neighborhood: Downtown

Union Kitchen & Tap

760.230.2337
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333 Fifth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

With from-scratch cuisine, craft beers, signature cocktails, and unrivaled stylish and comfortable ambience, Union Kitchen & Tap is devoted to the craft of good company and great taste.


Cuisine: Contemporary American

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Urban Solace

619.295.6464
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3823 30th Street
San Diego, CA 92103

Though located in the busy heart of North Park’s Restaurant Row, this restaurant truly lives up to its name.


Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi, Tapas/Small Plates

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Valentino's Lounge + Grill

619.591.9201
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1730 East Palomar Street
Otay Ranch, CA 91913

The newest Asian-Latin fusion restaurant to open in Otay Ranch provides great tapas-style dining with a wide range of starters and sushi, using only the freshest ingredients.


Cuisine: Contemporary American

Neighborhood: Beaches

Vessel Restaurant

619.221.8000
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1551 Shelter Island Drive
San Diego, CA 92106

Kona Kai’s freestanding restaurant, Vessel, offers new American cuisine expertly prepared by Executive Chef Roy Hendrickson and served in a casual, chic atmosphere.


Neighborhood: North County

Via Italia Trattoria

760.479.9757
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569 South Coast Highway 101
Between E and D Streeet
Encinitas, CA 92024

The original Via Italia Trattoria opened in 1997, introducing San Diego to a new concept of cultural dining.


Cuisine: Italian

Neighborhood: North County

Vigilucci's Restaurant Group

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3878 Carlsbad Boulevard
Carlsbad, CA 92008

For authentic, mind-blowing Italian food in an elegant and casual upscale atmosphere look no further than Vigilucci’s Restaurant Group.



Cuisine: American Bistro, Californian, Fusion/Eclectic/World Cuisine

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Vinavanti Urban Winery

877.484.6282
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1477 University Avenue
San Diego, CA 92103

Vinavanti Urban Winery produces craft wines … naturally.


Neighborhood: North County

Vincent's

760.745.3835
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113 West Grand Avenue
Escondido, CA 92025

Namesake Chef Vincent Grumel said bon voyage to his native France in 1976 and San Diegans have been saying bon appétit ever since.


Cuisine: Californian, Contemporary American

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Vine Cottage

619.462.1425
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6062 Lake Murray Boulevard
Suite 101A
La Mesa, CA 91942

The Vine Cottage is a place to discover something new.


Cuisine: Central/Latin American, Fusion/Eclectic/World Cuisine

Neighborhood: Downtown

Viva Bar + Kitchen

619.255.2800
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409 F Street
San Diego, CA 92101

Located in the heart of San Diego’s historic Gaslamp district, ViVa bar + kitchen welcomes guests with a festive atmosphere, cleverly crafted cocktails, and vibrant small plates inspired by the latest in Latin cuisine.


Cuisine: Japanese

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Wa Dining Okan

858.279.0941
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3860 Convoy Street #110
San Diego, CA 92111

In Western Japan, the word “Okan” is an endearing term for Mom.


Cuisine: Chinese

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Wang's North Park

619.291.7500
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3029 University Avenue
San Diego, CA 92104

Located in the heart of San Diego, Wang’s North Park combines Asian Fusion with traditional Chinese cuisine in a tastefully designed setting.


Cuisine: Contemporary American

Neighborhood: Hillcrest

Wich Addiction

6625 Flanders Drive
San Diego, CA 92121

From the culinary minds of the folks who brought you Devilicious, a new concept is born: Wich Addiction.


Neighborhood: North County

Wild Note Café

858.720.9000
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143 South Cedros Avenue
Solana Beach, CA 92075

Adjoining the legendary Belly Up, one of the finest music venues in the world, the Wild Note Café stands on its own for hot food and cool atmosphere.


Neighborhood: Beaches

World Famous/Fat Fish

858.272.3100
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711 Pacific Beach Drive
San Diego, CA 92109

World Famous is the go-to eatery for surfside dining if it's California Coastal cuisine you crave.


Cuisine: Seafood, Sushi

Neighborhood: North County

Wrench & Rodent Seabasstropub/Whet Noodle

760.453.2103
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1815 South Coast Highway
Oceanside, CA 92054

At Wrench & Rodent Seabasstropub, Chef Davin Waite is conjuring up a menu relying on the highest quality, chef-selected fish and produce.



Neighborhood: Downtown

Yard House


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1023 Fourth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

From classic lagers to more obscure ales and stouts, there’s a draft beer flavor for everyone.


Cuisine: Contemporary American

Neighborhood: Downtown

Zanzibar Cafe

619.230.0125
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707 G Street
San Diego, CA 92101

Now open on campus at UCSD and newly added to the upcoming East Village in downtown San Diego is Zanzibar Café.


Cuisine: Contemporary American

Neighborhood: La Jolla

Zel's Del Mar

858.755.0076
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1247 Camino Del Mar
Del Mar, CA 92014

Complete with Southern California cuisine and an outside patio that delivers the breeze of the ocean air and the warmth of a fire pit, Zel's Del Mar defines upscale, casual dining at the beach.