with Michael Lum

Posts Tagged ‘wine list


December 26, 2011

THE ANSWER …     THE QUESTION ???  WHERE SHOULD YOU GO ON NEW YEAR’S EVE??? you want a good time? you want good food? you want relaxing yet good energy? you want a hip open setting? WANG’S NORTH PARK you don’t want a Prie fix menu ? you don’t want “entertainment” or a “show” […]


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 […]

UPDATED REVIEW: Au Revoir Bistro

August 24, 2011

We hadn’t been here in awhile and had a coupon for a discount so we headed over to Hillcrest. We had loved it, busy,  good energy, good food, wine list so we had no reason to think otherwise. Que the audio of the screaching breaks…. First off the double glass doors to the kitchen were […]

Revival’s presents: Wine Tasting, a benefit for Mama’s Kitchen…8/18

August 15, 2011

    Presented by Revivals…. Mama’s Kitchen’ s 16th Annual Wine Tasting Event @ Bourbon Street in University Heights  Thurs., Aug. 18, 2011   6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Partygoers will experience eclectic wine tastings with pours throughout the evening, while enjoying a sumptuous selection of hors d’oeuvres. Proceeds go directly to the daily operations of Mama’s […]

REVIEW: WineShop At Home

August 14, 2011

Well, we deceided to try this as we had met a couple people at wine tastings that offered this service. They come to you and bring 5-6 bottles of wine and explain a little about the wine. You pay ahead of time for the “sampler” they will be bringing ($59 -$69 approx). You have different […]

REVIEW: Mosaic Wine Bar

June 21, 2011

3422 30th St (between Upas St & Myrtle Ave) San Diego, CA 92104 Neighborhood: North Park (619) 906-4747                                             Saturday Brunch has just gotten better!……. 10AM – 4PM ALL Wines by the Glass are 1/2 OFF & NO CORKAGE FEE! Mosaic is a vibrant collection of wine, food and good times. Mosaic offers a great place to unwind and relax, […]

4th Annual Wine Cheese and Chocolate Festival! Friday, June 17, 2011 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm

June 13, 2011

           The 4th Annual Wine, Cheese & Chocolate Festival on June 17th from 6:30 to 10:00pm      600 happy wine, cheese and chocolate lovers will gather once again in beautiful Balboa Park to sample some of the best wines, cheese and chocolate that California has to offer. As in previous years, […]

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: Haleiwa Joe’s …..Haiku Gardens, Hawaii

March 25, 2011

Haiku Gardens 46-336 Haiku Rd Kaneohe, HI 96744 (808) 247-6671 You may wonder why it is called Haleiwa Joe’s when it is in Haiku Gardens. Well that is because the original Haleiwa Joe’s was and is still in Haleiwa. There used to be one in Rancho Mirage, just a couple miles from Palm Springs, that […]

REVIEW: Kensington Grill

March 3, 2011

4055 Adams Ave (between Terrace Dr & Kensington Dr) San Diego, CA 92116 (619) 281-4014 From the exterior Kensington Grill is very unassuming. The first thing you notice when entering is the use of bold colors and contemporary design.   A great bar which in the center of the restaurant with two dining areas on […]