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7 of San Diego’s Coolest Ice Cream and Frozen Dessert Spots

Gelato at Bobboi Natural Gelato - 7 Ice Cream Cool Spots in San Diego

Like its brewers, bartenders, and chefs, San Diego’s makers of ice cream, gelato, and frozen vegan confections take their craft seriously. Luckily, the weather encourages sampling these sweet delicacies day and night year round. That’s good, because you’ll need all the time you can get to try San Diego’s finest frozen treats.

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7 San Diego Pizzas to Eat Your Way Through

Tribute Pizza in San Diego

No matter how you slice it, San Diego has some magnificent pies. Whether you embrace tradition or crave inventive pies, no matter how you feel about the ever-controversial topping of pineapple—gasp!—you’ll understand why San Diego was voted among the best cities for pizza in the United States.

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Yummy 8 – San Diego’s 2019 Bib Gourmand Restaurants

Campfire - a MICHELIN Guide California 2019 Bib Gourmand restaurant

San Diego’s culinary star is on the rise, in more ways than one! The 2019 MICHELIN Guide California Bib Gourmand category has revealed the 8 San Diego restaurants that serve high-quality meals which include two courses and a glass of wine or dessert for $40 or less.

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7 Newish San Diego Brunch Spots to Try

Fort Oak Waffles - 7 Newsish San Diego Brunch Spots to Try

There are so many reasons to jump out of bed in San Diego. Not the least of which is the call of brunch – one of this town’s favorite meals, and the perfect way to prepare for whatever adventure awaits. Or recover from whatever the previous day brought.

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6 of San Diego’s Best Cideries brewing America’s Finest Craft Ciders

It’s not just beer—San Diego’s brewers have turned their talents to apples, pears, and even pomegranates, making the region ground zero for the craft cider movement, too. The result is a smattering of dedicated cideries where the bubbly brews take center stage.

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San Diego’s Hottest Blocks: Park Boulevard

Hundred Proof on Park Boulevard

Just north of the San Diego Zoo on Park Boulevard, it blazes a foodie trail up to the quaint, Craftsman-packed neighborhood of University Heights. Though there are some worthwhile outliers (Trust, for example) most of the area’s restaurants line a two-block stretch of Park Boulevard where they’re all in arm’s reach.

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5 of San Diego’s Most Sizzling Steakhouses

Cowboy Star - 5 of San Diego’s Most Sizzling Steakhouses

This city may be known for fish tacos, but there are plenty of steak aficionados—and talented chefs—who wholeheartedly embrace sizzling slabs. Like your steakhouses old fashioned and buttoned-down? Check. Prefer hip, new-school establishments that take pride in their craft cocktails? Also check. Whatever vibe you’re going for, San Diego steakhouses will serve it up, right beside hefty cuts of supremely high quality steak, however you like it.

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7 Craft Distilleries to Tour and Sip at in San Diego

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The moniker “Capital of Craft” extends far past beer to an array of spirits, including whisky, gin, vodka, rum, agave spirits, and more, brewed right here in San Diego. Whether you prefer traditional tipple, dark or clear, or fancy an experimental liquor brewed with pomegranate or pumpkin, there’s a place for you. Have a tour—and a taste—of the local scene at any of these distilleries.

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8 of San Diego’s Hottest New Restaurants and Bars

San Diego’s restaurant scene is diverse, delicious—and growing virtually by the day. So many exciting new restaurants and bars crop up that it can be hard to keep track. That’s why we took stock of the very best establishments that have opened in the last several months (some are much newer than that) as well as the most anticipated places slated to open their doors any day now.

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Sweet Spots: Best/Most Instagram-able Dessert Places

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You’ll want to save plenty of room—or skip dinner altogether—for these photogenic sweet spots that will stack up the “Likes”. Just remember to snap those pics before indulging in colorful, elaborate, and oh-so-tasty helpings of shaved ice, divina cakes, decadent milkshakes, red velvet cookies, and more. Continue reading