This intimate and charming corner spot is known for its creative and exciting French bistro fare—from the traditional steak frites and mussels to its decadent macaroni with pancetta and blue cheese gratin. Weekend brunch is a favorite among locals; get there early to snag a table outside on the sidewalk patio. B, L, D (daily).
721 9th Ave, San Diego, CA, 92101
(619) 232 3242