Allison Keltner

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  • Dobson's Restaurant boasts new menu, old-school vibes

    Dobson's Restaurant boasts new menu, old-school vibes

    If you've ever left a new, trendy, hipster restaurant feeling like it didn't have that certain je ne sais quoi, Dobson's Restaurant might fill your cravings for both delicious food and an inviting atmosphere. With an old-school vibe, Dobson's has been a fixture in the Gaslamp for over 30 years....

  • Car's Jars brings salad delivery to San Diego

    Car's Jars brings salad delivery to San Diego

    When Carly McHenry worked at a full-time job, she found herself frustrated by the lack of affordable and healthy lunch options near her office. She tried prepping a week's worth of lunches on Sunday, but found that the food-especially her salads-wouldn't stay fresh the whole week. After experimenting...

  • Hard Rock and RMD Group throw huge NYE party

    Hard Rock and RMD Group throw huge NYE party

    Ring in 2016 like a true rock star at the Hard Rock Hotel in the Gaslamp. Hard Rock is collaborating with nightlife impresarios RMD Group to throw a New Year's Eve party that will take over five venues on three floors of the hotel. Hard Rock Hotel and RMD Group first partnered together for a Halloween...

  • Woodstock's Pizza gives back & continues to grow

    Woodstock's Pizza gives back & continues to grow

    If you've ever found yourself in Pacific Beach or College Area and craving something fresh, flavorful and maybe a little unique, you've likely found your way to Woodstock's Pizza. This family-oriented restaurant started in Oregon, and its creative pies with gourmet sauces, variety of toppings and...

  • Pan Bon offers special dishes for holidays

    Pan Bon offers special dishes for holidays

    As a teenager, Giancarlo Anselmi learned the craft of making breads and pastries in his hometown of Verona, Italy. Combining Old World techniques and generations-old recipes with an impressive knowledge of baking's chemical processes, he opened a thriving bakery with his brother in Verona. As Anselmi...

  • The Taco Stand to open downtown and Encinitas locations

    The Taco Stand to open downtown and Encinitas locations

    Inspired by the taco stands and taquerias of Tijuana and family adventures along the Baja peninsula, family-owned The Taco Stand in La Jolla has been serving up burritos (breakfast and regular), quesadillas and, of course, tacos since 2013. Owner Julian Hakim is now looking forward to opening two...

  • Battle of the best tacos goes down tomorrow

    Battle of the best tacos goes down tomorrow

    Prepare for the ultimate Taco Tuesday-the Taco TKO Competition, one of the San Diego Bay Wine + Food Festival's signature events, is going down on November 17. The event moves to a new location this year at Quartyard San Diego in East Village . "Guests help decide who will take away the title of...

  • Bellamy's and The Ranch at Bandy Canyon celebrate Thanksgiving

    Bellamy's and The Ranch at Bandy Canyon celebrate Thanksgiving

    Looking to start an elegant tradition this Thanksgiving ? Bellamy's Restaurant and The Ranch at Bandy Canyon, both in Escondido, are hosting Thanksgiving festivities with menus inspired by Chef Patrick Ponsaty. Ponsaty, a fifth-generation chef with over 30 years of experience, holds the prestigious...

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