pad see ew at Nok Thai in San Diego

Nok Thai

07/08/2014 - 8:34pm

Dennis and I headed out to lunch with a friend to the shopping plaza off Mira Mesa Blvd and I-15. After deliberation between the two new restaurants, Nok Thai and Gyu-Kaku Japanese BBQ, our friend...

Thai Time III - pad thai

Thai Time III

06/23/2014 - 7:11pm

I missed an opportunity to try out Thai Time III with the lunch gang so convinced two other coworkers to join me a few weeks later. It’s a bit hidden off Genesse Ave near Balboa Ave because the...

Bangkok Bay - tom yum tofu, fire pot size

Bangkok Bay (Solana Beach)

06/12/2014 - 7:56am

Once a month, I get to dine out and catch up with my fabulous book club girls, plus we throw in some book talk, as little or as much as we feel like. In May, we all met at Bangkok Bay located in...

Spices Thai Cafe - Pad See Ew with chicken

Spices Thai Cafe

01/27/2014 - 8:28am

I was craving another Thai restaurant so we decided to go locally to Spices Thai Cafe. Plus, it was the perfect opportunity to continue on my Thai quest! We've been here before but it was...

Thai House Cuisine - duck specialty

Thai House Cuisine (Convoy)

01/15/2014 - 10:16pm

I don't eat Thai often but I do get excited when I'm about to have some! In fact, I might go even more often if I just knew where to go... So this sort of marks the beginning of my personal food...

Fried Calimari

Thai Thani

01/02/2009 - 1:50pm

Appetizer: Fried Calimari

The fried Calimari was an okay start. It isn’t a local exclusive that’s worth dying for. It was about the most unique thing on their menu of...

Shrimp Spring Rolls


08/09/2007 - 11:40pm

Shrimp Spring Rolls ($7.95 for 4 pieces) - Rice paper stuffed with long rice, onions, mushrooms, and water chestnuts. Served with fresh lettuce, mint leaves, and cucumber. These...



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...

Pad See Ew

Sala Thai

01/25/2007 - 2:20pm

I met a friend recently at her favorite Thai restaurant, Sala Thai, near SDSU. Their lunch specials are very affordable, around $5.95 and the place was packed with students and...

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...