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La Jolla’s Secret Sandwich Spot

La Jolla’s Secret Sandwich Spot

The Sandwich Club is tucked away in the sunlit courtyard of the Merrill Lynch Building. A little lunch place in the courtyard of the Merrill Lynch Building (Fay at Silverado) is a perfect example of why I started this blog.…
September 1, 2011 | By | Reply More
Artful Cuisine at the Museum Cafe

Artful Cuisine at the Museum Cafe

One of the most popular lunch spots in the village, the Museum Cafe offers delicious salads (shrimp and papaya is my favorite), great soups (such as country vegetable), grilled items, and creative sandwiches. As the name suggests, the cafe is…
December 11, 2009 | By | Reply More
Can I Offer You a Cocktail?

Can I Offer You a Cocktail?

La Jolla is not lacking in adult beverage venues. In fact, “let’s meet for a drink” is often followed by a not-short discussion of where-to-go options. Because of their specialty cocktails, Whisknladle is one of San Diego’s most popular spots.…
September 17, 2009 | By | Reply More
News Flash – Jack’s Closes

News Flash – Jack’s Closes

Jack’s La Jolla, the darling of the local dining and nightlife scene, suddenly closed its doors yesterday. “The economy isn’t the only factor,” according to owner Bill Berkley. (My guess is that the economy is only a very small part…
July 31, 2009 | By | Reply More
Don’t Wait – the Cows Are Mooving On

Don’t Wait – the Cows Are Mooving On

“Whacky” is not a word usually used to describe La Jolla, but since the arrival of 40 artfully-painted full-size bovines – it’s the perfect descriptor. The colorful fiberglass cows are on display throughout the village and they make me –…
April 20, 2009 | By | Reply More
La Taverna Restaurant

La Taverna Restaurant

La Jolla has lots of “destination restaurants” that serve good food – and sometimes a view – to out-of-towners. Then there are the places the locals patronize – like La Taverna Restaurant. These spots depend on return business and don’t…
August 11, 2008 | By | Reply More