Posts tagged "La Jolla"
The sea in a glass from the fabulous view

The sea in a glass from the fabulous view

This is sea in a glass and better tasting. George’s at the Cove has more than gorgeous views of the ocean, the Sea drink with mango, lime and chile infused tequila is topped with a saline cube and suspended seaweed. And here’s an idea for a holiday side dish, beautiful ribbon carrots, almond granola and...
High Tide Dining-a Splashy Success

High Tide Dining-a Splashy Success

It’s one thing to watch high tides sitting on the beach, and another entirely while dining in an exquisite restaurant. The Marine Room, snuggled in the endless ocean waves of La Jolla, CA, offers seasonal brunch and dinner timed to the peak tide schedule. Award winning Master Chef of France, Bernard Guillas, is in the...
Mouthwatering with ocean views

Mouthwatering with ocean views

What could spark the senses more than an ocean view of La Jolla and savory foods to enrich the experience. Catania Coastal Italian restaurant with a sweeping view of Girard Ave and the ocean, serves unusual layered flavors in the most usual foods. Thick crostini holding up grilled peaches and prosciutto with ricotta, honey, thyme...
High tide and elegant food in La Jolla

High tide and elegant food in La Jolla

Its one thing to watch high tides sitting on the beach and it’s entirely another while dining in an exquisite restaurant. The Marine Room, snuggled in the endless ocean waves of La Jolla, offers seasonal brunch timed to the peak tide schedule. Award winning Master Chef of France, Bernard Guillas, is in the kitchen early...
Upscale dining with my favorite ribeye

Upscale dining with my favorite ribeye

I can’t help it, I order the rib eye steak every time I dine at Donovan’s Steakhouse but this time I stepped out of my comfort zone.  I ordered an Australian rack of lamb and so glad I did. Beautifully presented, it was tender, juicy and mildly flavorful. Mild flavor is important to me since strong lamb...
Million dollar view over La Jolla

Million dollar view over La Jolla

George’s at the cove on Prospect Street in La Jolla has a spectacular view of the La Jolla cove with breathtaking blue ocean far to La Jolla shores and Scripps pier. Granted its a tourist destination to take in the Mediterranean like setting, but the food is not touristy.  The executive chef and team are top notch making fresh and...

Old time deli cheese shop in La Jolla

The Cheese Shop on Avenida De La Playa, very close to La Jolla shores, is a landmark of a deli making super tasty sandwiches.  It’s all fresh here and the roasted pork loin is a favorite among beach goers and tourists who all flock here during the year, rain or shine.  I was introduced to...