Published Aug 28, 2013
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"This is one of our favorite restaurants, and we live near Downtown and Hillcrest!! Chef Jeff makes a great salad, and..."
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"…This is one of our favorite restaurants, and we live near Downtown and Hillcrest!! Chef Jeff makes a great salad, and his dressings are divine (we lov…"
"…Such a great place. Hard to see on the street, not great signage. Just look for the line…"
"…After all of the hype surrounding this place, and never being able to get in until recently (July '08, for my boyfriend's birthday), I was sorely disa…"
"…I alway get the salmon. It is not over cooked and moist. Chef will give you different sides. I have tried seven other restaurants and none can compare…"
"…Great location with an atmosphere of comfort and sophistication.A staff that has fun serving you with a smile and desire to make your experience just …"
"…This is one of my favorite restaurants in San Diego overall. You can't beat the beauty of this location in Balboa Park! If you sit on the little pat…"
"…Great Menu! Amazing Organic Grass Fed Burgers and a delicious Brunch. Don't miss out on Happy Hour flights or the additional dinner items after 5…"
"…actually don't know on this one. the one I wanted to vote for isn't here. I'll try a few more. they need to have guiness, killians, newcastle to be…"
"…They are dog friendly and the staff is great! Definitely check out their happy hour. Great drinks and food. Love this place…"
"…Awesome menu. Delicious food. Great cocktails. Wallet friendly wine list. Attentive service. Best new restaurant in 2012!…"
"…It doesnt get any better. BEST food - nice drinks - our out of town guests are always impressed. …"
"…Just had dinner there and LOVED it. The burger is out of this world and the beet salad is great too! Wonderful sauces and good service.…"
"…I just voted for your restaurant, because UP is our favorite restaurant. My husband and I eat there a few times a month, and we tell everybody how wo…"
"…Knotty Barrel is one of my FAVE places to eat, drink and hang out. The staff is VERY accommodating and friendly and Kenny always takes special care of…"
"…Great Happy Hours, friendly and ridiculously good looking staff…"
"…The freshest and most unique expressions in San Diego without being over-priced. You pay for the quality here, not the location. Carl's food and Bri…"
"…Duck fat fries!! Enough said…"
"…This may be the best food my husband and I have ever had. Everything is really fresh and delicious, and the staff is very friendly and competent (pro…"
"…amazing food and staff, I am somewhat of a regular there, and i am very picky eater. I was introduced to sushi for the first time there at thier sus…"
"…A little out of the way but totally worth what is actually a very short drive. One of my hidden gems of the city.…"
"…Oceanside Best New Gastro Pub
The cuisine and atomosphere at Flying Pig Pub & Kitchen can be described as Classic American with a rustic flair Fa…"
"…Sbicca's is the bomb. Located in the old vacuum store in Del Mar, where I went as a kid with my mom ... near the post office ... this is another gem …"
"…I always recommend the Grant Grill to friends and clients. It's the best place to have a meeting, a romantic dinner, or a simple gathering. They have …"
"…The restaurant is so intimate. It also has a nice, mellow vibe at the bar with a wonderful selection of wines. The food is some of the best I've had i…"
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