Posts Categorized: Downtown

Lotus Thai has San Diego’s Award-Winning Thai Food

Lotus Thai, 906 Market St. (619-595-0115) [lotusthaisd.com]. Open Mon.–Thurs. 11 a.m.–3 p.m. for lunch featuring their savory Lunch Specials ($8.95–12.95) and dinner 5 p.m.–10 p.m. Mon.–Thurs., Fri. till 11 p.m.; Sat. noon – 11 p.m. and Sun. noon till 10 p.m. ($8.95–$25.95). Lots of memorable vegetarian entrees. Happy Hour Daily. Student discounts. For the best… Read more »

Jobs: Opportunities Abound in Tourism, Bio Tech, Construction, Medical, Military & Education

Let’s face it, everyone wants to live, work and play in Americas’s Finest City. And why not? The United States Weather Bureau has described San Diego’s weather as being the most ideal in America. Plus, unlike many cities in the United States, there is an endless variety of activities to do 365 days a year… Read more »

Kansas City Barbeque Has Great BBQ Food and Was Featured in Top Gun, Starring Tom Cruise

Kansas City BBQ

Before you even get to Kansas City Barbecue the aroma lures you inside from all the way down the street. Kansas City Barbeque is known for its great food served in a fun, casual setting filled with lot of military memorabilia. In fact, Kansas City Barbecue was the setting for two bar scenes in the… Read more »

Visit the World’s Finest Collection of Historic Ships at the Maritime Museum of San Diego

Sailor's Days at Maritime Museum of San Diego

The fascinating floating museum at the Embarcadero consists of six historic ships and two submarines: the Star of India, which is the oldest active sailing ship in the world, the steam ferry Berkeley, the steam yacht Medea, the San Diego Harbor Pilot, also an actual Soviet-era diesel B-39 submarine and the deepest-diving submarine ever, a… Read more »

Corporate Yacht Club Offers Private Yacht Charters for Special Occasions, Holidays, and Corporate Events

Corporate Yacht Club

We invite you to enjoy a professional, private charter aboard the Inspiration, complete with a full staff, a stocked bar, beautiful décor, and endless amenities, for any occasion, including: The Inspiration may be rented to cruise the harbor or to stay dockside. If you choose to cruise the beautiful San Diego Bay, our professional staff… Read more »

Hob Nob Hill is Nationally Acclaimed For Serving The Best Home Cooked Style Meals in San Diego

Since 1944 this famous neighborhood restaurant (5) has been serving the best-tasting food at down-to-earth-prices with excellent service. It’s no wonder that they have received the highest acclaim locally, regionally and nationally from Gourmet Magazine and most recently The Food Network’s popular show Diners, Dive-ins and Dives hosted by famous chef Guy Fieri. With a… Read more »

San Diego Repertory Theatre is Downtown San Diego’s Popular Resident Professional Theatre

San Diego Repertory Theatre is downtown San Diego’s resident professional theatre—celebrating year-round on our three stages and in our art galleries the diversity and creativity of our community. As the resident and managing company of the Lyceum Theatre, they produce and host over 300 events and performances a year. They have produced 39 main stage… Read more »

Scuba San Diego Offers Fascinating Underwater Adventures of La Jolla Cove's Ecological Reserve

Scuba San Diego with over 40 years in business offers scuba adventures. Undoubtedly their underwater tour of La Jolla’s Ecological Reserve is an adventure that everyone enjoys. You’ll see the La Jolla kelp forest up close along with colorful fish. They also offer scuba certification classes, beginner scuba lessons and more advanced scuba excursions such… Read more »

Panda Inn Restaurant is a Popular Dining Destination at Horton Plaza Mall Downtown

This delightful restaurant at the top of Horton Plaza shopping center features outstanding regional Chinese cuisine, which is balanced in taste and texture. The atmosphere is inviting and comfortable; the menu a treat. They serve all your favorites like sweet-and-sour pork, kung pao shrimp, tea-smoked duck and braised string beans. But don’t stop there. The… Read more »

Fred’s Mexican Cafe is a Popular San Diego Mexican Cuisine With 3 Locations

At Fred’s, you’ll not only get the best tasting Mexican cuisine, but it’s also a great place to have fun, fun, fun. Their dining room incorporates funny themes like the Boom Boom Room and Fred’s Chop Shop. The most popular drinks are the frosty margaritas with salt on the rim. Great tasting entrées are the… Read more »

Centre City Development Corporation is the Driving Force of the Dynamic Redevelopment in Downtown

The dynamic force behind the redevelopment of the downtown is the Centre City Development Corporation (CCDC). Visit their Web site CCDC.com for information about all of the new downtown residential, commercial and public development projects. Also visit sandiegodowntown.org for business relocation and other downtown insider news. During the past 33 years, approximately $1.45 billion in… Read more »

The Marble Room: Sexy & Sophisticated Dining

What’s there not to like about The Marble Room? It’s unquestionably the best continental gourmet restaurant in San Diego’s downtown Gaslamp District. It boldly offers dinner entrees which can be appetizers or complete meals depending on your appetite. Thus, the menu elections simply offer an array of produce, meats, fish, sundries and pastries. So diners… Read more »

Hooters is an American Original for Chicken Wings & Their Beautiful Hooters Girls

Hooters is an American original. It’s delightfully tacky and totally unrefined. Hooters is world famous for their Hooters girls and delicious-tasting Buffalo-style chicken wings, which are served with mild, medium, hot and 911 sauces. Lots of customers are sports fans who come here to eat and watch their favorite sporting events on the numerous TVs. The… Read more »

Richard Walker's Pancake House Wins The Top Honor for Best Breakfast in San Diego for 2010

In 2010 Richard Walker’s Pancake House won the Gold Medallion Award for Best Breakfast Restaurant in San Diego. This is another one of our Best San Diego Restaurants worthy of discovery. Plus, they were named the “Pinnacle of Pancakes” by San Diego Magazine. It’s easy to become a fan of Richard Walker’s Pancake House, just… Read more »

It’s Buster’s Beach House for Island-Style Cuisine

Catch the island spirit at Buster’s with its romantic tropical decor, friendly service and great menu. With pastas, fresh fish specials, burgers, salads, wraps and ribs, it’s hard to decide which great-tasting entrée to select. An extra plus is dining on their terrace with its romantic bay and marina view. Now offering Sunday Brunch. and… Read more »

Joey’s Smokin’ B.B.Q.: A Favorite Among Barbecue Lovers

This is a crowd-pleasing restaurant that is ranked at the top by the people who dine here. Once you try their award-winning rib selections, you will surely agree that Joey’s ribs are sensational! As for their sweet ribs, which are slowly smoked over hickory wood and glazed with their sweet BBQ sauce, you’ll certainly agree… Read more »

C Level Lounge has San Diego Bay Views

At the eastern tip of romantic Harbor Island are two restaurants under one roof, Island Prime and C Level Lounge, which offers dazzling views of the bay and the downtown San Diego skyline. For spectacular seating at C Level Lounge, ask for table 212 or ask to sit outdoors on their bayview patio. The key… Read more »

Top of the Market Seafood Restaurant Serves Delicious Seafood & Breathtaking Bay Views

Top of the Market, 750 N. Harbor Dr., atop the Fish Market Restaurant, at the Embarcadero, downtown San Diego (619-234-4867). Open daily for lunch 11 a.m. 2:30 p.m. ($8.95–$42) and dinner Sun.–Thurs. 4 p.m.–9:30 p.m.; Fri.–Sat. till 10 p.m. ($8.95–$59). This superb bay front restaurant with an awesome view serves the freshest and finest seafood… Read more »

Doubletree Hotel Downtown Features Breathtaking Views of San Diego’s Beautiful Harbor

The Doubletree Hotel San Diego Downtown is a newly renovated hotel featuring 333 guest rooms, suites and town homes with balconies that overlook downtown and the harbor. They also have two ballrooms for special events and meetings that can accommodate up to 200 people. They have superb catering and tasteful extras that make them top… Read more »

The Red Pearl Kitchen Serves the Most Innovative and Delicious Pan Asian Cuisine in the Gaslamp

Upscale, Asian-inspired cuisine paired with a trendy atmosphere makes this an enjoyable destination in the Gaslamp Quarter. Near PETCO Park, The Red Pearl Kitchen transports you to a world of spice, class and style. Executive Chef Chad Cranford artfully presents entrées that blend well with the tasteful decor. Highly recommended are the succulent Scottish Salmon… Read more »

Anthony’s Fish Grotto for Seafood Dining

For Anthony’s Fish Grotto (3) 2014 marks the 68th anniversary of this San Diego institution! Since 1946, when Mama Ghio and her sons and son-in-law opened their first Anthony’s Fish Grotto Restaurant, Anthony’s has been serving San Diegans delicious seafood for generations. Today, under the guidance of the third generation of the Ghio and Mascari… Read more »

Gaslamp Museum at the William Heath Davis House, the Oldest House in the Gaslamp

The Gaslamp Museum at the William Heath Davis House, built in 1850, is the oldest house in San Diego’s Historic Gaslamp Quarter. Because of the shortage of lumber in the area at the time, 8 to 10 pre-cut houses were purchased from a manufacturer in Portland, Maine and shipped to San Diego. After a long… Read more »

Bike and Kayak Tours Offers Expert Kayaking

Bike & Kayak Tours, Inc. (18) makes exploring the seven caves of La Jolla and the Ecological Reserve , or an exciting free fall bike Tour down Mt. Soledad fun for everyone. The bold faced number in the text corresponds to its location on the La Jolla map. Even snorkeling with leopard sharks is a… Read more »

Broken Yolk Cafe Serves Breakfast & Lunch Daily

Serving home-style food since 1979, the Broken Yolk Café is a favorite among local San Diegans and hungry visitors alike. With a strong dedication to good food and equally good service, the Broken Yolk has built a reputation for its large menu, ample portions and freshly-made flavor. Real shredded hash browns – not dehydrated potatoes…. Read more »

The Boathouse Restaurant is a Landmark

Truly a landmark on Harbor Island’s restaurant row is The Boathouse Restaurant. The romantic bay view here is of the yachts at the marina. Delicious brunch, lunch and dinner is served here. The restaurant features steak, prime rib, lobster and a great selection of fresh fish. Eat here to celebrate your Birthday. On the last… Read more »

Star of the Sea Room is San Diego’s Premier Waterfront Event Center for Banquets & Weddings

Since its opening day in 1966, Anthony’s Star of the Sea reigned as the ultimate choice for fine dining in San Diego. With its unique location, perched over the sparkling waters of San Diego Bay, the Star of the Sea was the premier destination for presidents and prom dates alike. If you had something special… Read more »

Ghirardelli Ice Cream and Chocolate Shop Is a Popular Destination for Hot Fudge Sundaes

A Ghirardelli® Ice Cream and Chocolate Shop is the perfect destination to experience decadent chocolate & irresistible World Famous Hot Fudge Sundaes topped with freshly homemade hot fudge. While at a Ghirardelli Ice Cream Shop, you can also indulge in unforgettable fountain treats including shakes, floats, malts and other delectable fountain creations. Look for friendly… Read more »