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A Few Spots To Nab A Cocktail For Under $8

Great cocktails normally don't come cheap, but here are some exceptions.

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Stingaree To Get A Sin City Revamp

Stingaree's makeover plans come into focus.

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8 Dive Bars With Unexpectedly Great Food

Where to find bar food that you don’t have to be inebriated to enjoy.

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Miramar's New 32 North Brewing Co. Looks to Forge Uncharted Beer Path

"Out of the ordinary" brews are promised.

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Spooky Treats at Tin Roof; New Farmer's Market; Kick Back At Harrah's

Time to start planning for Halloween in the Gaslamp; San Diego County Farm Bureau will debut a new farmer's market next week.

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Owners of The Patio Restaurants Planning New 'Backyard' Concept

Set to open next Spring, a casual outdoor concept in Liberty Station.

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San Diego Spirits: 6 Local Distilleries and Where to Find Them

These six distilling companies are pioneering the craft spirit movement in our own backyard.

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Where the Bartenders Drink With Cocktail Royalty Jen Queen


A Retro-Mod New Beach Bar; San Diego Gets REAL; Gingerbread House Competitions

New american coastal cuisine, 8 restaurants get unique certification, and holiday competition and prizes.

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6 Dive Bars That Have Been Around Longer Than 30 Years

Get the scoop on these historical bars that are older than you.

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Kevin Mikesell on Almost Two Decades at the Historic Waterfront Bar and Grill

Bartending veteran tells what has changed and what is still awesome at one of San Diego’s oldest taverns.

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A First Birthday With Tequila; A Southern-Style Anniversary; A Cocktail Book Launch

Rancho Bernardo Inn's restaurant rings in their first year, a country broil takes place in Golden Hill, and exclusive East Coast cocktails come to town.

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Exciting Scoop in the Coop at Chicken Charlie's

The famous fair food vendor sets up a brick and mortar shop in Balboa Mesa Shopping Center.

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A Third Yakitori Restaurant Opens; Ales and Acoustics; Fall Menu at Tidal

Japanese restaurant expansion in Clairemont, beer and bands in La Jolla, and new fall food at bay front hotel.

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Cruise Over to Old Harbor Distilling Co. for San Diego's Newest Craft Spirits

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A Soulful and South American Gastropub Opens in Hillcrest This Week

The neighborhood welcomes a new cozy and rustic Brazilian-American fusion gastropub.

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Where the Bartenders Drink with Sycamore Den's Eric Johnson


Breaking: Gaslamp's Southpaw Social Club Shutters

The Eater San Diego tip line is abuzz with the news that Southpaw Social Club, the southern influence craft beer bar and restaurant located on J Street in the Gaslamp, has closed its doors as...

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Prime Corner of Little Italy Available for New Hospitality Project

What's the neighborhood missing?


Change of Leadership in a Carlsbad Kitchen; Pigs and Pinot Wine Pairing; Pacifica Del Mar’s New Chef

See what the new chefs in North County are cooking, or indulge in some a meat and wine pairing dinner.

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Where the Bartenders Drink With Fairweather's Anthony Schmidt

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Vital Update: Bird Rock Coffee Roasters Soft Opens in Little Italy

Get your fix starting now.


Carnitas' Beer Night; Prosecco Tasting; Taste of Bankers Hill

Drink beer, or prosecco, and taste what Bankers Hill is cooking.

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Edible, Sweet Snow Now Being Shaved at Convoy's New Iceskimo

The dessert shop opens today.

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Where to Eat Right NOW; Updating the Eater Heatmap, October '14

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