San Diego Restaurants

The Lion’s Share

Wedged between three higher-profile neighborhoods, this new hotspot is a hidden gem you’ll want to keep all to yourself. Exposed brick and old-timey Edison bulbs lend the place a metropolitan…

The MED

La Valencia’s charming, Mediterranean-villa-style eatery features locally sourced, sustainable dishes such as miso Chilean sea bass, an ocean-view terrace and live music five days a week. B, L, D (daily);…

The Patio on Lamont

This popular neighborhood nook in Pacific Beach features craft cocktails, wine, beer and a global menu with California influences by Chef John Medall. Expect such savory dishes as the braised…

The Prado at Balboa Park

Nestled among the museums and attractions in Balboa Park, The Prado takes the trophy for prime location. With its vibrant décor and eclectic international tapas, the restaurant is a contender…

The Red Door

The Red Door’s signature red door attracts your attention; warm hues, welcoming wines and pillow-covered bench seats lend the interior a comfortable feel. Using produce from its own boutique farm,…

The Station Tavern

The Station’s spacious outdoor picnic area is reminiscent of backyard barbecues, complete with good conversation and big, juicy burgers. And that’s what the Station is all about, making the perfect…

Twenty/20 Grill and Wine Bar

This restaurant at the Sheraton Carlsbad near Legoland showcases the local bounty on its menu of Mediterranean-influenced “new vineyard cuisine.” Find seafood, meats and hearth-baked pizzas on the dinner menu,…

Underbelly

Build your own elevated noodle creation from toppings like bacon-wrapped mushrooms and kimchi octopus at this hip, casual ramen bar. For something lighter, try the seven-radish salad or the oysters…

Union Kitchen & Tap

As the name implies, this is a watering hole for the working man, albeit one with cosmopolitan tastes. Here you’ll find interesting beer, craft cocktails, boutique wines and tavern-style grub….

Urban Bar & Grill

There is something for everyone on the menu at this casual bar and lounge: burgers, steak, pasta, flatbread pizzas, salads, seafood and more contemporary American dishes to satisfy nearly every…

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