Crackling Pork Shank

Maloney & Porcelli

02/14/2007 - 2:17pm

I recently returned from a long overdue trip to New York and there just weren’t enough meals in the day to eat everything I had on my list. I did manage to fit in quite a bit though and have lots...

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...

La Marginal Criolla Combination

La Marginal

01/22/2007 - 12:05pm

We were visiting Texas and went with one of my mom’s friends out to some Puerto Rican restaurant whose name the friend didn’t remember. We ended up at a mom and pop shop hidden away in a small...

Spicy Pork Tappan

Yoshi Sushi

01/16/2007 - 1:28pm

This was my first trip to Yoshi Sushi although Dennis had been telling me about it for awhile. Apparently, they have a great all you can eat sushi deal. They make the sushi fresh with that deal so...

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....

Ocha Cafe - Beef Rice Burger

Ocha Cafe

01/09/2007 - 5:09pm

I was in the mood for a boba drink and remembered there was some drink shop in the food court off of mira mesa and camino santa fe. I dont remember what it was called but i think it might have...

Huli Huli Luau Platter

Hula Hut

01/07/2007 - 5:14pm

Lynn and I were on our trip to see the capital building and museum in Austin, Texas. After exploring these historical sites, we got really hungry and headed out to Lake Austin for some grub!

Canasta de Fritas

Miami Grille

01/04/2007 - 11:57am

Dave suggested that we try Miami Grille because he had heard good things from his friends.  I had been at UTC earlier in the morning and walked by just to check it out. It didn’t look too fancy,...

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...

Menchi Katsu Curry

Curry House

01/01/2007 - 5:11pm

My first dining experience at Curry House was last year in their Los Angeles located restaurant. I was an instant fan of their chicken katsu curry which was juicy on the inside and crunchy on the...

Mi Tierra Cafe Botana Platter

Mi Tierra Cafe Y Panaderia

12/25/2006 - 10:25am

This restaurant is very festive, with every room filled with shiny metallic decorations hanging from the ceiling. These ranged from pinatas to christmas cutouts and streamers. To make the...

Specialty Kirby Burger

Kirby's Korner

12/24/2006 - 5:19pm

Kirby’s Korner is considered the best burger joint in Seguin, possibly in all of Texas! I would say their burgers are even better than the ones served in most sit-down restaurants. And their...