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REVIEW: Mission Gorge Cafe

September 30, 2011

6171 Mission Gorge Rd                                                             (between Twain Ave & Vandever Ave) San Diego, CA 92120 Neighborhood: Grantville (619) 283-2887 A very simple, no frills place…. but, very friendly, attentive and accomadating. Shirley, the Sophia Vagara look alike and act alike as well, will see to it that your meal is what you want and you are […]


September 14, 2011

MY NEW FAVORITE RESTAURANT in SAN DIEGO….. BLEU BOHEME It was our anniversary so anywhere would have been special but dinner at Bleu Boheme was over and above any expectation I had. Being somewhat close to our house we pass the restaurant often and had kept saying we would try it out , but never […]


September 12, 2011

Once again MARTINIS ABOVE FOURTH hosted the BABETTE SCHWARTZ BINGO LUNCH…… You ask, on 9/11?  An afternoon of fun, laughter and a good time with friends. Her theme for the day was “TRAVELLING”. Appropriate on this date? YES!  Every form of media was featuring the sadness, loss,fear and anguish of the day.  The theme of […]

Taste of Downtown Thursday, September 8, 2011 5:00 pm

September 2, 2011

  Taste of Downtown is back on Thursday, September 8, 2011 from 5:00PM to 9:00PM Take your taste buds out for a night on the town… Downtown that is! With over 50 restaurants throughout the Gaslamp Quarter, Financial District, East Village and Horton Plaza…..  This self-guided walking tour will feature your favorite eateries, classic bistros, […]

Beauty On The Rocks

August 19, 2011

 LOVE IT !  ……   5 STARS FOR SURE……… GREAT NEW ADDITION TO THE NEIGHBORHOOD…………            WHY 5 STARS???  WELL…..                                                                                                                                                               First …… They are less than a 5 minute walk down the block… Second…. They are friendly, helpful and actually seem to be happy you’re there. Third…      They know what they are doing                                                                                                       Fourth…. They use […]


July 9, 2011

                                            PRESENTS……… Ottmar Liebert , Born in Cologne, Germany, to a Chinese-German father and a Hungarian mother, Liebert traveled throughout Russia and Asia before moving to Boston and eventually settling in Santa Fe, NM. Liebert has said that “flamenco is a music both romantic and dangerous; it is an attitude as much as it is a […]

REVIEW: Hennessey’s Tavern @ Hermosa Beach

June 20, 2011

  8 Pier Ave Hermosa Beach, CA 90254 Neighborhood: Hermosa Beach (310) 372-5759            Located out on the begining of the pier Hennessy’s was a great stop in for a late lunch.   Hennessey’s open air roof top deck is the perfect spot,         the ocean air , the warm sun ,  and it was […]

REVIEW: AVE 5 Restaurant & Bar

June 2, 2011

  2760 5th Ave (between Nutmeg St & Olive St) San Diego, CA 92103 Neighborhood: Banker’s Hill (619) 542-0394                                   Ave5 Restaurant and Bar opened its doors in August 2007. European trained owner and Chef Colin Maclaggan and his family created an eclectic restaurant specializing in the highest quality fresh farm-to-table modern American Cuisine at moderate […]

REVIEW: Junz Teriyaki & BBQ …in North Park

May 16, 2011

      JUNZ TERIYAKI AND BBQ IN NORTH PARK……………     3010 University Ave (between 30th & Ray St) San Diego, CA 92104 (619) 260-8515         JUNZ Teriyaki & BBQ opened in 2008 in North Park.  It is across the street from their sister outlet,  NORTH PARK SUSHI & GRILL.                    A variety […]


May 5, 2011

  Cinco de Mayo—or the fifth of May—commemorates the Mexican army’s 1862 victory over France at the Battle of Puebla during the Franco-Mexican War (1861-1867). A relatively minor holiday in Mexico, in the United States Cinco de Mayo has evolved into a celebration of Mexican culture and heritage, Cinco de Mayo—or the fifth of May—commemorates […]