The madness is about to begin. It's that time again, when San Diego hosts thousands upon thousands of fans for the annual pop culture phenomenon known as Comic-Con. Whether you're a diehard comic or sci-fi follower, or just going to witness the extravaganza, we advise you to skip the bland food options available at the San Diego Convention Center.
With so many noteworthy restaurants nearby, it's worth venturing outside to take in some extra people-watching; there are walkable and accessible eateries for every budget within easy reach. Some offer 'Con-themed drinks and food specials and others provide a welcome break from the costumed crowds; here are our 12 Great Places To Eat & Drink During Comic-Con.