I just had a quick lunch at The Guild, a new place in Barrio Logan. It's on the corner of Newton and Beardsley, not far from Petco and nearly underneath the Coronado bridge, in an area of warehouses and autoshops that looks like it has begun gentrifying (not far from El Porvenir).
I ordered the mahi mahi tacos. They were small (Tijuana style), but tasty. Steep at $9. The place is rather funky in that industrial-hip sort of way.
I think I would go back for a few items on the menu (they had the soon-to-be ubiquitous Kobe sliders), but more so for the atmosphere and to support a spot that is moving downtown in an interesting direction. Like Cafe Chloe and the Mission, it's nice to see urban restaurants staking claim to territory outside the Gaslamp orbit.
Has anyone else been? Does anyone else know of other restaurants in this area?