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Craft Beer San Diego

Port Brewing Summer Pale Ale (Drink of the Week)

For some people, a spa day involves a deep-tissue massage, facial, mani-pedi, and possibly a quick schvitz or cup of ice-cold cucumber water. The good people at Port Brewing have a far different, no-frills...
Chinese Food San Diego

Village Kitchen Bandits in Xiangxi Chicken (Food of the Week)

Kearny Mesa and neighboring Clairemont in San Diego continue to collect regional Chinese restaurants with such regularity that I no longer feel compelled to consume Chinese food exclusively in my nearby San Gabriel Valley....
Milk Tea San Diego

Camellia Rd Genmaicha Milk Tea (Drink of the Week)

More than 10 years ago, before a tea bar sprouted up on every corner in the San Gabriel Valley, I was still thankful for Tea Station, a Taiwan import connected to Ten Ren’s Tea...
Pork San Diego

Herb & Wood Iberico Pork Secreto (Dose of Vitamin P)

When I wrote about Saturday’s Little Italy Mercado in 2014, a representative from the Little Italy Association of San Diego took issue with my use of the word “burgeoning” to describe the neighborhood. At...
Fish And Chips San Diego

Pacific Standard Fish & Chips (Food of the Week)

Hotel restaurants get a bad rap, and in many cases, the stigma is well deserved, with lowest common denominator menus that feel like they’re better suited to Bar Mitzvahs or weddings. Thankfully, the operators...
Craft Beer San Diego

Mikkeller Flat White Breakfast (Drink of the Week)

Copenhagen born gypsy brewer Mikkel Borg Bjergsø took over AleSmith’s original San Diego brewery near Miramar Air Station, installing his first fixed location in April 2016. The industrial park locale is now far more...