17 May San Diego Restaurants You Have To Try
San Diego is a large area known for the great beaches, friendly community and fantastic food! There are so many amazing restaurants across San Diego, it can be hard to decide where to eat. We have compiled a list of some of our favorite hidden gems and classic picks across the area as well as the top menu choices at these restaurants! After reading about these fantastic places you’ll be drooling and booking reservations!
Centered in La Jolla, Whisknladle focuses on farm-to-table food. Head chef Ryan Johnston has a few restaurants around San Diego, but Whisknladle is one of the most popular for the fun atmosphere and award-winning dishes. The restaurant offers a breakfast/lunch menu and a dinner menu. A fan favorite dish is the Prawn and Calamari Pasta. Any entrée pairs great with the hand-crafted cocktails such as the B.L.O.C. Party, which includes bourbon, cardamom, orange and lemon. The desserts at Whisknladle are to die for- one is better than the next. One of the most popular is the Butterscotch Budino!
Pacific Shellfish Seafood Company
A market and restaurant combined, The Fishery, or also known as the Pacific Seafood Company, sells fresh seafood daily as well as offers diners the ultimate seafood experience. Head chef Paul Arias uses top quality products and is constantly adding seasonal and permanent creations to the menu. One of our favorite dishes on the lunch menu are the Mr. Brown’s Swordfish Tacos! Paul Arias also offers Tuesday Tastings for $40 per person!
Tacos aren’t just for Tuesdays at Puesto! This restaurant has some of the best Mexican food in San Diego and the atmosphere is fun and lively! Diners like to pair any of the savory tacos with a specialty cocktail of their choosing! Our favorite pair is the Chicken Al Pastor taco, with crispy melted cheese, hibiscus tinga and avocado, with the Puesto Perfect Margarita! This signature margarita uses blue agave reposado tequila and can be mixed with either strawberry or mango! Puesto also offers a kids menu for the little ones!
Kiminski’s Sports Lounge
In search of the best barbeque in San Diego? Look no further than Kiminski’s! Just looking at the menu will have you drooling. Kiminski’s is a great place to go for a big sports game or if you just need some hearty food and a cold beer after a long day! In addition to the restaurant, Kiminski’s also offers catering services and has a food truck! Aside from the barbeque combos, the Amazing Melt Sandwiches are not to be missed- choose between brisket, salmon, pork or chicken, topped with mac n’ cheese, caramelized onions on grilled sourdough bread, topped with more melted cheese.
With a location in both Oceanside and Santaluz, there is no reason you should be booking reservations at Rosina’s this weekend! Rosina’s serves some of the best authentic Italian food in all of San Diego. These restaurants are relaxed and welcome to the whole family! Rosina’s also offers cooking classes to learn how to make some of the fabulous dishes!
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