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Donovan’s Steak & Chop House San Diego Holds True to Tradition
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Donovan’s Steak & Chop House San Diego Holds True to Tradition

While San Diego is rife with great restaurants, with new and exciting dining venues opening their kitchens seemingly by the minute, Donovan’s Steak & Chop House remains a premier eatery for locals and tourists alike. Revered for its classic ambiance replete with rich mahogany appointments, statues, fine artwork, plush décor […]

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Searsucker Del Mar: Where Good Eats and Good Times Meet

North County San Diego just got decidedly more chic with the recent opening of Searsucker Del Mar restaurant, the newest SoCal site for the burgeoning dining brand that’s been a Gaslamp District draw since 2010. Now the fun-and-food-loving folks in North County—an area starving for great food and fun venues—can […]

Contemporary French Cuisine Impossibly Elevated at Addison San Diego
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Contemporary French Cuisine Impossibly Elevated at Addison San Diego

As a seasoned food, wine, and travel writer (pardon the pun) with scores of restaurant stories to my credit, suffice it to say I’ve experienced my fair share of elegant, award-winning eateries. However, none compare to the experience I had at Addison—the signature restaurant of The Grand Del Mar in […]

San Diego Scene: Opening Day at the Del Mar Races
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San Diego Scene: Opening Day at the Del Mar Races

Opening Day at the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club on July 17th is no quiet affair. It’s a thrilling event that attracts more than 45,000 race fans, socialites and those who simply love to see and be seen—in the scene. These folks flock to the racetrack for a kinetic atmosphere filled […]

New Menu at Kitchen 1540 Del Mar Making its Mark
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New Menu at Kitchen 1540 Del Mar Making its Mark

By Merilee Kern, ‘The Luxe List’ Executive Editor Now a year after Kitchen 1540 restaurant’s Executive Chef, Scott Thomas Dolbee, debuted a new seasonal menu featuring American cuisine he describes as “playful, whimsical and modern,” the effort is a resounding success. This as the award-winning restaurant—a landmark inside the picturesque […]

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