Tag Archives: Foodies

El Cajon Boulevard History Pt.2

By the early 1960’s, El Cajon Boulevard was a booming hot spot for commercial businesses, which is credited mostly to the automobile. Interestingly the automobile was also a focal point for one of the first youth riots here in the … Continue reading

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El Cajon Boulevard History Pt.1

El Cajon Boulevard has a rich history filled with automobiles, food, landmarks, and historic events. Originally named El Cajon Avenue, the famous roadway started as a dirt road and was home to the first small business district in San Diego. … Continue reading

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San Diego Lafayette Hotel and Imig’s Kitchen And Bar

The San Diego Lafayette Hotel, formerly named the Imig Manor after owner Larry Imig, was originally opened on July 6, 1946 and was built at a cost of $2 million dollars. It was officially known as the playground of the … Continue reading

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Restaurant Spotlight: Lips

Most locals are quite aware but if you haven’t heard of Lips, one of the stops on the Bite San Diego El Cajon Boulevard tour, then you are in for a very special treat unlike any other! With the tagline, “We … Continue reading

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Spotlight: Pizzeria Luigi

So how much do you love Pizza? Find out more about Pizzeria Luigi, the newest stop on Bite San Diego’s North Park food tour! Established in 2004, Pizzeria Luigi has been crafting authentic New York style pizza pies for San … Continue reading

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PBS Announces Food Trends 2012

We see that more food trends just keep popping up everywhere we look! PBS has even sought out noteworthy emerging food trends in 2012. They noted the following: 1.    Keep a close eye on Peruvian cuisine 2.    Restaurants with gluten-free … Continue reading

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Did we say Extreme Pizza?

Extreme Pizza, which is part of our Bite San Diego La Jolla tour, has an “Extreme Team” Philosophy. There’s no better testament to “Dedication to Quality, Commitment to Innovation” than the pizza itself. Their dedication to quality comes from a … Continue reading

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Stay Tuned For Our La Jolla Tour!

Our La Jolla tour will begin in the center of La Jolla, perhaps one of San Diego’s finest neighborhoods for eats and treats. Spot kayakers, surfers, or even hang gliders as you meander under the palm trees through this piece … Continue reading

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It’s time to rejoice, for Restaurant Week is near!

Restaurant Week, celebrated twice annually in San Diego, kicks off on September 18th. The event will allow foodies and newbies to indulge their taste buds at over 180 of San Diego’s best restaurants. The celebration of culinary tradition features discounted … Continue reading

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Food from a truck

Just a few weeks ago we posted about the burgeoning food truck trend in San Diego. Technomic, a research and consulting company for food service, has confirmed that the food truck trend is indeed here to stay! According to the … Continue reading

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