Focaccia Bread appetizer at Solare Ristorante

Solare Ristorante

07/28/2014 - 12:18pm

Dennis and I were invited to try out Solare Ristorante for a taste of Southern Italy. We rarely dine in Point Loma area so thought it was the perfect opportunity to do so!

Mangia Mangia Deli - Mangia Burger

Mangia Mangia Deli

03/13/2014 - 3:31pm

I admit I don't eat Italian food too often, due to the rich creamy sauces and cheese that accompany it BUT Mangia Mangia is worth it! This business was originally just a food truck, but a very...

Davanti Enoteca - Pork Chops

Davanti Enoteca (Del Mar)

09/20/2013 - 11:11pm

Davanti Enoteca was introduced to me through a book club meeting a few months back. My friend that picked the restaurant compared it to Cucina Urbana, which itself is quite the popular place and...

Sbicca Grilled Chili Lime Salmon


09/26/2011 - 11:11pm

San Diego Restaurant Week Fall 2011

Restaurant 4: $15 Lunch at Sbicca

I dined with a friend who had NOT eaten anywhere for SDRW yet (poor guy). I love having company for food....

Cicciotti's Trattoria Italiana bread

Cicciotti's Trattoria Italiana & Seafood

09/22/2011 - 4:27pm

San Diego Restaurant Week Fall 2011

Restaurant 2: $10 Lunch at Cicciotti's Trattoria Italiana and Seafood.

We decided to visit this place for restaurant week because it was very...

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)...

Fruit from the Sea Tagliatelle

Italian Cucina

10/10/2009 - 9:12pm

After my less-than-perfect experience at Barona's Seafood Plaza, I am happy to say that their Italian Cucina was wonderful!  The atmosphere is much different than Seafood Plaza.  At the Italian...

Finbar's Italian Kitchen Linguine alla Romana

Finbar's Italian Kitchen

09/05/2007 - 11:14am

Linguine alla Romana (14.99) - chicken breast, pancetta, and artichoke sauteed then tossed in a light parmesan cream sauce with spinach linguine

The flavor of the linguine was...

Barbeque Chicken Pizza


07/12/2007 - 11:05am

Koloa is a very small town and there are limited food options. Pizza sounded good though, so we decided to have dinner here.

Barbeque Chicken Pizza ($18.95 Medium) -...

De Medici - Lobster Bisque

De Medici

07/04/2007 - 8:06pm

I took Lynn out to this restaurant for our 18 month anniversary. We had an early reservation and walked into a sparsely populated restaurant, but within 30 minutes, the place was bustling with...

Chase Restaurant & Lounge

Chase Restaurant & Lounge

02/26/2007 - 11:43am

Well, someone wanted a group of us to drive all the way up to Santa Barbara so she could try on a wedding dress and not buy it, so of course, we got hungry and walked down State...


Frankie's Italian Deli

02/19/2007 - 5:06pm

I was looking for some new place to eat thats close to work and i found Frankie’s Italian Deli. They got this lunch special from 11am to 3pm that combos their sandwiches, pizzas, and salads. I...