San Diego

Find the best restaurants, bars, coffee shops, ice cream, and more in San Diego and its suburbs. We also have tags for many of the individual cities in the region, which you can browse here.

Birria, Spaghetti Tacos, and Other Mexican Dishes You Should Try

Sharing a border with Tijuana, San Diego has always been abundant with Mexican food. You’re hankering for a taco, a burrito, or a serving of exceptionally fresh guac? You’d be hard-pressed not to find...

World Curry Restaurant - Salad Dressing

by alegramarcel 8 years ago

Ok, so I love World Curry. I know some people think it's mediocre (and I admit, sometimes it does seem like the cooks are stoned, but that is another topic). Give me their Singapore Curry any time,...


French Tacos in San Diego

by DoctorChow 1 day ago

Seems these have been around for awhile, but I'd never even heard of them. Interesting article here: https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2021/04/19/the-unlikely-rise-of-the-french-tacos I'm w...

Grocery Outlet - April 2021

by DavidT 12 days ago

The GO spring wine sale (20%) off will run from April 7 thru April 13. https://grossoutwine.wordpress.com/

Asiento in San Diego?

by DiningDiva 4 months ago

Has anyone in San Diego seen asiento? Asiento - from the Spanish verb asentar, to settle - is what's left over in the bottom of the pot after you've made carnitas and/or fried off a bunch of c...

Calling all San Diego area Chowhounds! Does anyone know the recipe for Board & Brew sauce?

by FORRESTMAN 8 years ago

I'm new to Chowhound and I heard this would be the best place to come for help figuring out their recipe. First, has anyone been to Board & Brew? There are a few from San Clemente, CA to San Die...

Grocery Outlet - March 2021

by sweethooch 1 month ago

I haven't reported for a long while...have generally been outsourcing my shopping, but I miss GO! San Jose -- Williams Road, 3/3/21 Shishito peppers, Freida's, 99 cents/8 oz. They look fresh, ...

Life Goes On

by DoctorChow 7 months ago

Fifth Ave. in Hillcrest was really hopping on Sunday for a few blocks south of University. Further south there were some scattered colorful outdoor areas here and there, particularly at Laurel. The...

California 2022

by Chadsie 1 month ago

So any rumours for 2022 Michelin Guide 2022? I am sorry to any ventures that closed due to covid-19.

Grocery Outlet - February 2021

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

Last week I made a first visit to the newly opened Grocery Outlet in Windsor (Sonoma County), next to Home Depot. It's a spacious store with wide aisles. While it had a sanitizing station, there w...

New to Chowhound

by OrganicCavalry 4 months ago

I live in Southern California, a gardening paradise. I try to eat out of my garden daily. I do all the gardening and the cooking for the wife and my dog Chief and myself. I look forward to swapping...

Healdsburg's Young & Yonder hand sanitizer (and list of American distilleries fighting Covid-19)

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 12 months ago

At the Saturday morning Healdsburg Farmers Market, I picked up a small bottle of hand sanitizer at the booth of Bernier Farms. It's 80% alcohol by volume and listed ingredients are alcohol, hydroge...

Grocery Outlet - December 2020

by chinchi 4 months ago

December finds for me this week at Davis, CA: Kind Bar minis 8/$1 (such a steal!) Erin Baker's Granola (lots of varieties) $2.99 Several varieties of Nature's Path cereal $1.99 Safe Catch Alb...

Cardoons/cardone have arrived in San Diego

by maestra 4 months ago

Major Market in Escondido has cardoons in. They are probably my favorite seasonal vegetable, and being home for the holiday season this year means I'll have time to enjoy them and play with new pre...

Santa’s reindeer cleared for entry into California by State Veterinarian

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

"California State Veterinarian Dr. Annette Jones has granted a 24-hour permit clearing all brand inspection and health requirements for nine reindeer scheduled to visit California on the evening of...

Crown Point Catering & Great Plates Delivered

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

This morning I read this rave review of Crown Point Catering's meals served to the Great Plates Delivered program and wanted to pass it on to locals who might have the opportunity to use its servic...

Cilantro Root

by andoni71 5 months ago

Hello, does anyone know of a market that carries cilantro with the root still attached? It's needed for making certain Thai foods.

Grocery Outlet - November 2020

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

Another month, more deals at Grocery Outlet. Please share your finds! Here's what I spotted at the Salinas GO yesterday: Big selection of cheese, butter and other dairy products, and at that ...

Where to buy Megachef Oyster Sauce in California?

by gabehong 7 months ago

Does anyone know of any supermarkets in California (NorCal or SoCal) that supply the elusive MegaChef oyster sauce? I've seen lots of MegaChef products (besides the blue bottle fish sauce) at Sa...

Cali Dumpling San Diego

by DiningDiva 5 months ago

Somewhere along the line I heard about Cali Dumpling San Diego, a dumpling, won ton and pot sticker delivery service. Who among us doesn't like a good dumpling or pot sticker. Wow! Impressive! ...