Vegetarian Lasagna

Babbo Grande

04/01/2010 - 1:19pm

I've been really busy, so this is a quickie...  I read about Babbo Grande on the San Diego Reader's website and recently checked them out.  Their Fruit & Cheese Plate ($7)...

Taste of Hillcrest

03/10/2010 - 5:09pm

Treat your palate to the crème de la crème of San Diego dining at the 10th Annual Taste of Hillcrest taking place on Saturday, April 17, 2010 from Noon to 4:00 PM.


Hillcrest Taste n’ Tinis

11/21/2009 - 11:19am

Experience a self-guided walking tour of delicious treats and lively libations while you sample unforgettable cuisine from local signature chefs. In between courses, take a break to visit...

Taste of Hillcrest

03/06/2009 - 5:25pm

Get ready to experience this year’s most tantalizing taste event as you explore the Taste of Hillcrest taking place on Saturday, April 18th, 2009 from NOON to 4:00 PM. Enjoy a self-guided stroll...

Corvette Wings

Corvette Diner

02/28/2009 - 10:07pm

I like turkey burgers and shakes.  I like Ruby's Diner in Mission Valley, but what they don't have is servers in big wigs who have choreographed dances and a live DJ!  I went on Valentine's Day...

Black Forest Truffle and Chocolates

Mille Feuille

02/19/2009 - 1:33pm

I think it was during the summer when I first noticed the sign for Mille Feuille.  I eagerly awaited their grand opening.  I was very interested in their Chocolate Buffet...  But, when they opened...



03/19/2007 - 12:26pm

Celadon has moved to a new location! It is now in Hillcrest near Hash House a go go. It has a very different feel. Less Thai. Much more modern. Very LA or NYC metro with its...

Capistrami sandwich

Capriotti’s Sandwich Shop

01/11/2007 - 2:24pm

Capriotti’s is a chain that started in Delaware and the Hillcrest location is their only California franchise. They do made-to-order hot and cold sub sandwiches in small, medium and large sizes....

Mango Martini and Dragon’s Blood Sangria


01/03/2007 - 2:28pm

Another favorite happy hour spot is Laurel. It had always been a great special occasion dinner place but a few years ago, Laurel was bought by the same group that also owns...


Hash House a go go

12/19/2006 - 9:54am

I had heard several people speak highly of the Hash House, but did not have the opportunity to visit until a recent Sunday… I’ve heard you can expect long lines, but luckily for us, it was about 1...

Pineapple Fried Rice

Celadon (Revisit)

09/30/2006 - 2:32pm

Celadon is a Thai restaurant “voted best in San Diego” and can be found in Hillcrest on University Avenue. The ambience is awesome but a little bit crowded, actually a whole lot crowded! I could...

St. Tropez Bakery & Bistro

08/18/2006 - 10:02pm

After hearing much meritted raves about this tiny place in Hillcrest, my friends finally took me there for lunch before I move away to college. The scenic walk through the flamboyant...