Carolina Gusman

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  • #ShowUsYourNoods on National Noodle Day

    Blvd Asian Kitchen will celebrate National Noodle Day today. The La Mesa restaurant will offer daylong specials, including 25 percent off all dining room orders, and live music from 6 to 9 p.m. on the patio. Blvd's signature macaroon ice cream sandwiches and nitro sake on tap will also be available....

  • A guide to pumpkin patches in San Diego County

    It's autumn. The season for costumes, candy and - pumpkins. And with Halloween creeping up, it's time to find the perfect orange orb to carve up for your holiday decorating. To help you in your search for the "Great Pumpkin," we've harvested a list of venues brimming with gourds of all shapes and...

  • Start your morning with a jolt of java Friday - it's National Coffee Day

    Start your morning with a jolt of java Friday - it's National Coffee Day

    Get your caffeine fix, San Diego. Friday is National Coffee Day. Restaurants countywide are celebrating the day with specials devoted to our favorite morning beverage. Pappalecco Cafe will serve $2 cappuccinos from 7 to 11 a.m. and share some Italian coffee traditions with patrons. The cafe is...

  • Finger lickin' football specials

    Who's ready for some football (and super sweet meal and cocktail deals)? These San Diego restaurants understand that watching football means working up a super appetite. Here are some local food and drink deals to get you through the season. Park 101 in North County has unveiled a new Monday Night...

  • Farm to Fork Week returns for second year

    Farm to Fork Week returns for second year

    With its first run in January, Farm to Fork Week returns Saturday through Sept. 17. Formed by a small group of restaurants, farms, wineries and breweries, the groups' mission is to raise awareness of the local and sustainable food systems while supporting local farmers, the local economy and local...

  • San Diego restaurant unveils cannabis cocktail

    San Diego restaurant unveils cannabis cocktail

    Madison on Park bar manager Danny Kuehner has rolled out his first cannabis cocktail, the Mr. Nice Guy. Priced at $18, the tropical drink is a mixture of mezcal, cannabidiol (CBD) oil, matcha (powdered green tea), pineapple, coconut milk and lime. Kuehner was interested in CBD oil for its medicinal...

  • The first-ever $60 taco donut, and it's here in San Diego

    The first-ever $60 taco donut, and it's here in San Diego

    Puesto has unveiled its newest savory creation: the Taco Donut. Crafted by executive creative chef Katy Smith, the innovative dish is made by folding filet mignon into a bed of melted cheese on the griddle to form the crispy, cheesy wrap into the shape of a donut. Then it's topped with Maine lobster,...

  • New on the menu for August

    New on the menu for August

    These San Diego restaurants are adding new touches to their menus. Jsix  Restaurant has added $5 Rose & Ceviche Tuesdays to its menu. The ceviche is made daily with fresh fish ranging from tuna to sea bass and is served with a dry Spanish rosé. One of the offerings, Kinilawin, a Filipino-style...

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