Little Italy

Soups, stews and chilis to warm your soul

Soups, stews and chilis to warm your soul

When “winter” hits San Diego (that’s about 50 degrees), locals bundle up in down coats, Uggs, and scarves like a blizzard is about to hit. For thin-blooded Californians, when the breezes blow, it’s all about hearty soups, stews and chilis for warm doses of comfort. Luckily, restaurants around the county offer up an enticing variety of hot goodies to keep body thermostats in check.

Here are some delicious options not to miss this season.

Quick-eats or takeaway

Boudin: Mosey into this San Francisco-based bakery and spot bread bowls on nearly every table. Based on a mother dough dating back to 1849, the...