From Niederfrank's to Mariposa to Mr. Trustee to The Craft Creamery.
San Diego Union-Tribune - 7/28/2023
July is National Ice Cream Month, so there are still a few day left in the month to support your local ice cream scoop shops. For this ice cream roundup, we picked our favorite locally owned shops... Read more
David Chang loves Cassell's patty melt in Los Angeles.
Tasting Table - 8/8/2023
Ask any street food vendor or mom-and-pop eatery, and they'll gladly tell you the truth: The best meals aren't always fancy. Michelin-starred Chef David Chang knows this. As he told Eater's podcast... Read more
When it comes to Disney Parks, there are plenty of great steakhouses.
Tasting Table - 7/28/2023
When it comes to enjoying a steak dinner at Disney parks around the world, Walt Disney World takes the lead regarding both quality and quantity of options. Although Disneyland Paris and Tokyo Disneyland... Read more
Find out how much American rides have changed in a century.
Washington Post - 8/3/2023
One is classic and historic. The other is record-breaking and thrilling. More than 100 years separate the opening of Leap The Dips and Kingda Ka, enough time to make these rides wildly different... Read more
Oakland is becoming a foodie destination!
10Best.com - 7/20/2023
While Oakland and San Francisco are as efficiently connected as Jersey City and Manhattan — thanks to the BART and ferries — San Francisco is more internationally recognized as a food and tourist destination... Read more
Notable locals shout out their favorite eats and drinks from the city.
San Diego Magazine - 7/27/2023
The vegan fish taco by One Kitchen Collaborative is possibly one of the best tacos of all time, honoring everything you love about real fish tacos. The crunch. The oils. The sauces. The drip. The flavor... Read more
New York gets all the shine, but LA is no slouch as a pizza city.
Tasting Table - 7/31/2023
Despite New York holding rank for decades, in recent years, Los Angeles has become one of the best pizza cities in America. Rather than catering to one kind of pizza preference, Los Angeles is home to... Read more
Bring your furry friend along for the adventure at one of these parks.
wideopenspaces.com - 7/24/2023
If you're someone who prefers to have your furry best friend by your side for all your outdoor adventures, it can be a bummer to plan a trip only to find out your chosen spot isn't dog-friendly... Read more
Discover your new favorite hidden bars in NYC!
Untapped New York - 8/10/2023
The secret is out! A new edition of Secret New York: Hidden Bars and Restaurants is here. This comprehensive guide to the best off-the-beaten-path establishments includes a collection of more than 100... Read more
San Francisco’s allure extends beyond its cityscape.
TheTravel - 7/17/2023
San Francisco is a charming city with iconic landmarks, vibrant neighborhoods, and fascinating historical sights. However, beyond the thriving urban landscape, San Francisco has incredible hiking trails... Read more
Cocina 35 is ready to open its first sit-down restaurant in Liberty Station
San Diego Magazine - 8/4/2023
The symphony of crunches heard tableside at Cocina 35 are the sounds of chilaquiles being generously consumed. Made by flash flying (or baking) corn tortillas, the crisped triangles are bathed in... Read more
Owa has opened on Abbot Kinney in the former Wabi space.
Eater National - 8/9/2023
Venice’s newest dinnertime entrant is a Japanese and craft cocktail hangout with a rather long pedigree. Housed in the former Wabi-Sabi space at 1635 Abbot Kinney — which burned down in 2018... Read more
If your ideal version of being outdoorsy involves a bed and a massage...
Town & Country Magazine - 6/30/2023
Yes, we can all appreciate the great outdoors—but some of us enjoy it more from a distance. Just because we love reading nature quotes and staring out the window at our own backyard doesn't mean we'll... Read more
Over the last decade, the rule book for barbecue has been rewritten.
The New York Times - 7/3/2023
A renaissance in Texas barbecue has transformed what was once a hidebound tradition into one of the country’s most dynamic vernacular cuisines, changing the landscape of American barbecue in the process... Read more
This lodge has everything, including games, a spa and a restaurant.
The Points Guy - 7/19/2023
What's old is new again, especially when it comes to the highway, as old motor lodges in every corner of the country are being rebirthed as chic, Instagram-friendly places to not just spend the night but... Read more
San Francisco is a brunch lover's paradise.
travelnoire.com - 7/21/2023
If you’re a brunch lover or just love food in general, you’ll find no shortage of places in San Francisco. Whether you’re in North Beach, SOMA, or The Mission, there are plenty of options at different price points... Read more
Here's what to know about Mental Bar.
San Diego Union-Tribune - 8/9/2023
When The Mental Bar opened toward the end of last year in San Diego’s Black Arts and Culture District, its owners sought to provide more than just a cup of coffee to its neighbors. “We noticed in San Diego... Read more
From sunset views to the Queen Mary, this city was made for romance.
vacationidea.com - 7/3/2023
Panoramic sunset views, ocean waves, museums, a lighthouse, and the historic Queen Mary all spell romance in Long Beach, California. The city is bursting with romantic dining venues offering the perfect... Read more
Discover the most outrageous ice cream desserts in NYC this summer!
Untapped New York - 8/10/2023
It doesn’t matter if you’ve eaten a little sandwich or a Thanksgiving-level dinner: There’s always room for ice cream. It’s the sweet nightcap (or in extreme cases, breakfast) that we all crave... Read more
Lucrezia’s menu features Florentine steak, Neapolitan pizza, and more.
Eater National - 8/2/2023
A chic, upscale Italian restaurant that’s set to reveal itself on Thursday, August 3 at the Westfield UTC Mall is the first San Diego establishment for a major hospitality collective based out of Mexico City... Read more
The lobster roll and seafood platter party crew has arrived in Surf City.
Eater National - 8/18/2023
Huntington Beach hasn’t seen this kind of restaurant anticipation in years. The eclectic, always vocal Orange County surfside city is getting its own Broad Street Oyster Co. this weekend, and the talk around town... Read more
Check out these Italian restaurants for an affordable dining experience.
Eater National - 7/24/2023
Despite squeeze,” he says. So in a region where dining out can easily spiral into pretty expensive territory, a few new Bay Area restaurants such as Strong’s Pasta Supply Co. in San Francisco’s Richmond District... Read more
YouTube - 7/8/2023
Welcome to Dezerland Park in Orlando, your ultimate indoor escape from the heat and rain! Join us on an exciting adventure as we explore this incredible family-friendly destination, offering a variety of... Read more
For vacationers looking to choose from Palm Springs wealth of 130 courses.
upscalelivingmag.com - 7/16/2023
No course captures how far Palm Springs has come in the world of golf more than Bighorn Golf Club in Palm Desert, CA. Players such as Jack Nicklaus, Tiger Woods, and Lee Trevino have all graced the fairways... Read more
Paradise Pier transitions toward becoming the nation’s first Pixar-themed hotel.
Los Angeles Times - 7/31/2023
Disneyland’s Paradise Pier Hotel’s long-awaited “Finding Nemo” and “Finding Dory”-themed slide and splash pad will open Tuesday as the venue continues its transition toward becoming the nation’s first... Read more
A Hawaiian farmers market stand finds a home in the suburbs.
San Diego Reader - 8/1/2023
Into Rancho Peñasquitos I drove, for only the second time ever. There might as well be an ocean between us. I was following the trail of a farmers market vendor that has made the move to into its own storefront... Read more
Head to Binny's in Oakland to enjoy favorite dishes from chef Willie Mendez
berkeleyside.org - 8/18/2023
When Luka’s Taproom & Lounge, the restaurant often credited with leading the revitalization of Oakland’s Uptown, closed in January 2022 after 18 years, many locals were dismayed. One Nosh reader described... Read more
Pinkies up for the Britannia Tearooms.
Eater National - 7/26/2023
The British tradition of afternoon tea is center stage at the Britannia Tearooms, a new venue created to showcase the tea-related ritual that’s part social event, part between-meal snack... Read more
Understand the importance of the famous pan dulce for Angelenos.
LAist - 7/27/2023
To say that L.A. is a concha town would be an understatement. We eat, sleep and breathe the famous pan dulce, accessible anytime from a panaderia or a supermarket bakery case. Many in the Latino community... Read more
Bustling main streets, eclectic art scenes, local cuisine, and more!
TheTravel - 7/23/2023
Downtowns could be described as the city in a nutshell, as they often mirror the city's vibe. Strolling along a city's downtown means encountering an array of entertainment options, local shops, historic buildings... Read more
Malaysian chef Azalina Eusope makes a long-awaited return to SF.
7x7 - 8/17/2023
With a focus on the homestyle dishes and street foods of the Mamak ethnic group, Eusope’s newest restaurant Azalina’s is a brilliant, beckoning light. Inside, under a cloud of handmade kites and a color-drenched... Read more
You won't want to eat any other ramen once you've tasted this.
Forbes.com - 8/10/2023
If you needed any more proof that San Diego has turned into a foodie town, just head to Westfield UTC in La Jolla, where the internationally acclaimed Ramen Nagi has just opened its fifth U.S. location... Read more
These resorts are perfect for any family getaway.
TravelAwaits - 6/25/2023
The dreaded three words — “I am bored” — won’t be uttered when you stay at one of our readers’ 12 best family-friendly resorts in the U.S. Plenty of resorts offer a comfortable room and a great night’s sleep... Read more
Scottsdale has you covered with all things wine!
Tasting Table - 6/25/2023
Scottsdale, tucked to the northeast of Phoenix, features breathtaking views of the Sonoran desert, swanky hotels, spas outfitted with luxurious digs, and award-winning, world-class restaurants, making it a... Read more
The Louis Armstrong House Museum unveils new building and performance venue
Travel + Leisure - 7/5/2023
One of New York City’s best under-the-radar attractions is celebrating its 80th anniversary with the opening a brand-new second building. On Thursday, July 6, the renowned Louis Armstrong House Museum... Read more
The Wine Center at Meadowood is a safe place to learn all about Napa.
Forbes.com - 8/22/2023
Intimidated by wine terms you don’t understand? Tired of being told what you should be tasting in a wine? Bored by standard tasting room experiences? Meadowood Napa Valley – and its onsite Wine Center... Read more