2 1/2 Stars

10 8 Fillipi's Pizza Grotto

Address: 5353 Kearny Villa Road, San Diego, CA 92123

10 8 Hooters

Address: 410 Market Street, San Diego, CA 92101
Hooters
$$ Special Offer
A casual, beach-theme restaurant known for the Hooters Girls - the surfer girl next door. Hooters serves seafood, burgers, sandwiches and 'nearly world famous' chicken wings. Atmosphere: Hooters Girls; open kitchen with boisterous cooks; '50s and '60s rock and roll playing from the jukebox; and sports on television.

10 8 Romesco

Address: 4346 Bonita Road, Bonita, CA 91902
Romesco
$ Special Offer
Whether you want a wide assortment of small plates to share, farm-fresh salads, exotic entrées or unique pasta dishes, Romesco’s Bistro in Bonita has it covered, with a Baja-Mediterranean blanket that leaves you with a familiar, foodie feeling. Chef Javier Plasencias rolls out hot and cold tapas from octopus to Jamon Serrano (dry-cured Spanish Ham). He creates distinct dishes such as Beef Cheek Tacos and Crab Mac and Cheese, along with an assortment of fondues to extinguish any craving one might have. Plasencias’ Mediterranean techniques and recipes mix superbly with local Mexican flavors to complement the warm ambiance of this ...

10 8 Monsoon

Address: 729 4th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
Monsoon
$$ Editor's Pick Special Offer
Monsoon, an Indian cuisine focused restaurant in the heart of the Gaslamp District, is part of the Monsoon Group’s four main establishments that serves San Diegians a taste of the country, not just curry. The brother and sister tandem of Chefs Rakesh and Ashley Popat have a wide assortment of appetizers, entrees, Indian breads, curries, tandooris and vegetarian dishes on the menu to satisfy even the most critical Mumbai and Calcuttan food connoisseurs. The Lentis n’ Lamb and the Bangalore Masala bolster this bevy of long-time family recipes and round out this epicurean experience. Monsoon has an all-you-can eat daily ...

10 8 Table 926

Address: 926 Turquoise Street, San Diego, CA 92109
Table 926
$$ New Special Offer
A melding of Latin and Mediterranean flavors along with the use of local ingredients inspires San Diego native Chef Matt Richman within the walls of Table 926. The place setting puts you in north Pacific Beach while walking inside the clean, soft neon-lit dining room. Some of the unique dishes that quickly go from table to tongue are the Oxtail Ragu with a Bucatini sauce with a lemon-mint ricotta or the Glazed Pork Cheeks with a guajillo-tamarind glaze, braised greens and polenta, while the Bistro Burger and the 14 oz. Grilled Ribeye might be more familiar flavors to a less ...

10 8 Maloney's Tavern

Address: 777 5th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
Maloney's Tavern
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Located on 5th Avenue in Downtown San Diego and open since 1991, Maloney’s Tavern is a great place to sit with a group of friends and kick back with a beer. The Tavern’s catch phrase, like the show Cheers, is ‘where everybody knows your name’. Their menu is simple American /goes well with your drink comfort food. They have a full bar and an outdoor patio. Maloney’s offers good food at reasonable prices and provides a friendly relaxing atmosphere. This Tavern also hosts revolving drink specials on Fridays and Saturdays, Weekend football specials, a Happy hour from 4-7pm, and a ...

10 8 The Fish Market

Address: 750 North Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101
The Fish Market
$$$
For a classic seafood experience with a laid-back attitude, look no further then The Fish Market—San Diego’s premiere destination for seafood. Located on Shelter Island below the Top of the Market Restaurant, The Fish Market features options for several types of seafood faire, including seafood cocktails, oysters, fresh filets, and sushi. You can dine while overlooking the breathtaking San Diego bay for either lunch or dinner. Since 1989, The Fish Market has been enchanting and comforting their guests with premium seafood choices and a dazzling waterfront view.

10 8 Stout Public House

Address: 1125 6th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
Stout Public House
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Stout Public House is one of the finest Irish sports bars in downtown. Being a central hub for the community it is a popular spot to just hang out and watch people as they pass by. One can easily drop in for lunch with a full pint of Guinness and enjoy some time with friends or stop by after work for a drink and maybe a game or two, depending what is on T.V. The pub atmosphere is tight but not hectic and the staff is very friendly, along with plenty of lovely ladies to look at. Their happy hours ...

10 8 Masala

Address: 314 5th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
Masala
$$ Recommended Special Offer
In India, Masala literally translates to “spice.” You’ll get that and much more at this Indian-inspired restaurant on Fifth Avenue. As you enter from the chaotic streets of downtown, you are instantly transported to a far away place. The space exudes warmth with its lighting, and delectable colors that mimic India’s traditional dishes such as Mango Chutney, Saffron Rice, and of course, Curry. On the menu is a Spicy Mango Salad which comes with perfectly sliced slivers of mango with greens, onions, tomatoes, and cucumber. You’ll also want to try their Masala Mix which marries the spices of India with ...

10 8 Niban

Address: 7081 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, San Diego, CA 92111
Niban
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A bustling lunch crowd advertises the popularity of Niban Japanese Restaurant in Kearny Mesa and an outdoor patio makes it an enticing opportunity to get outside for a lunch break. It’s not uncommon to see a line out the door , and the friendly and attentive staff consistently delivers food quickly to the table, no matter the size of the crowd. Menu items are reasonably priced and along with weekly changing specialty rolls like the Spicy Scallop Roll, which are available for $5. All food is freshly prepared and curries, noodle dishes, bento boxes, as well as teriyaki bowls, round ...

10 8 La Bella Pizza and Cafe Games

Address: 373 Third Avenue, Chula Vista, CA, San Diego, CA 91910
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Family owned and operated since 1955, this pizzeria serves up food and fun for the citizens of South Bay and beyond, both for take-out and a unique dine-in experience.

10 8 Pick Up Stix

Address: 4961 Clairemont Drive, Suite B, San Diego, CA 92117
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Pick Up Stix offers a broad selection of Asian-style cuisine. Even the salads reflect the different cultures of Asia, from the Signature Chinese Chicken Salad to the Japanese Miso Salad and Thai Peanut Salad. Open for lunch and dinner with take-out available anytime, Pick Up Stix is the perfect place for a delicious meal.

10 8 Carl's Jr.

Address: 7404 Clairemont Mesa Blvd., San Diego, CA 92111

10 8 Jack In The Box

Address: 7786 Balboa Avenue, San Diego, CA 92111

10 8 Wendy's

Address: 4770 Convoy Street, San Diego, CA 92111

10 8 CK Mediterranean Grille

Address: 5285 Overland Avenue, San Diego, CA 92123

10 8 McDonald's

Address: 7085 Clairemont Mesa Blvd., San Diego, CA 92111

10 8 Five Guys Burgers and Fries

Address: 8650 Gennesee Avenue, San Diego, CA 92122

10 8 Chick-fil-A

Address: 3570 Sports Arena Blvd., San Diego, CA 92110

10 8 Cafe Chloe

Address: 721 Ninth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
Cafe Chloe
$$
Café Chloe, located in the East Village of Downtown San Diego, offers a chic-elegant yet informal atmosphere. The menu is inspired by classic French cuisine with a modern touch, with dishes made of the finest local farm ingredients and fine meats. The restaurant offers a delicious brunch of French cuisine and original mimosas, happy hour half-priced drinks, and urban tea service featuring home-made champagne gravlax. The dinner menu includes a continental assortment of dinner plates like the signature Steak & Frites. Inspiration doesn’t stop at the menu but spills into the carefully selected domestic and international wines and imported champagnes ...