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Posts Tagged ‘Thai

REVIEW: Bangkok Spices on El Cajon

September 24, 2011

2832 El Cajon Blvd (between Idaho St & Utah St) San Diego, CA 92104 (619) 281-1111     Let me preface this with Yes, it is located in an old Pizza Hut. You need to get past that…it’s worth it……         It was  a Friday night about 7 and a last minute deceision ended us up at Bangkok Spices .   I […]

REVIEW: Bangkok Thai Bistro ….ANOTHER NO! NO! NO!

May 1, 2011

540 University San Diego, CA 92103 Neighborhood: Hillcrest (619) 269-9209   Well we went here at my suggestion…8 of us! UGH! SO embarassed. I selected Bangkok for the night of DINING OUT FOR LIFE. They weregiving a  donation of 50% of their sales . That sounded generous,great.   Its an odd frontage…you see the windows […]

Dining Out For Life…Make Reservations Now!!! 4/28

April 21, 2011

Grab your family and friends and make a date to dine out…… for breakfast, lunch and dinner on Thursday, April 28 25-100% of the day’s sales will benefit HIV/AIDS services at The Center.                                                                                       Rich Sweeney, owner and executive chef, will be donating 100% of R Gang Eatery’s sales on Thursday, April 28 to Dining […]

REVIEW: Street Side Thai Kitchen

February 8, 2011

3025 University Ave (between Ray St & Ohio St) San Diego, CA 92104 619-228-9208 Well as the name states this neighborhood eatery is right on University Ave. in Northpark. Stepping into Street Side with it’s Asian/Contemporary design and the smell of Garlic,Basil and other spices sure wakes up the appetite. I am very glad that we have […]


December 12, 2010

Everyone’s favorite neighborhood is adding a new twist to traditional cocktail parties this holiday season.  On Thursday, December 16th, 2010 from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM, San Diegians will experience a self-guided walking tour of delicious treats and lively libations at the HillcrestTaste n’ Tinis!  Encounter an evening of unforgettable cuisine from local signature chefs […]

Amarin Thai

November 23, 2010

3843 Richmond St (between Essex St & University Ave) San Diego, CA 92103 (619) 296-6056 I have to say there are good, and great, Thai Restaurants in San Diego. But the BEST has to be AMARIN THAI. The entry immediately sets the mood. The walkway to the entrance reminds of being in Thailand and going […]

Peppers Thai Cuisine…Palm Springs

November 21, 2010

396 N Palm Canyon Dr Palm Springs, CA 92262 (760) 322-1259 Thai food traditionally blends sweet, sour and hot flavors with exotic spices.  Mary, chef/owner and Burt Akkaraporn, cook for and manage the restaurant. You truly feel like family when you dine there. You can chose your level of “hotness” as well. The recipes used in her kitchen […]

Taste of Thai…. Hillcrest

November 10, 2010

Taste of Thai 527 University Ave (between 5th Ave & 6th Ave) San Diego, CA 92103 We went to Taste of Thai Saturday night at 9pm thinking we’d have no problem getting a table right away. Not the case. I guess they have big parties on the weekends quite often. No, problem, our fault for […]