If there’s one thing that North County residents enjoy more than the beach, it’s the various cuisine, beverages, and sweet treats throughout San Diego. Here, we offer a taste of some local flavor.


Anniversary Special

Pacifica Del Mar is celebrating its 30th anniversary of business this year with a special tasting menu, showcasing Chef Chris Idso’s creativity with a variety of small plates, entrées, and desserts. The 30th Anniversary Tasting Menu is available nightly through March 31 and must be ordered before 6 p.m. For reservations visit www.pacificadelmar.com.


Tasty Tunes

Nothing accompanies a meal quite like some live music. Plenty of local spots offer entertainment throughout the week:

En Fuego Cantina & Grill
Wednesdays, 7 p.m.

Crush Solana Beach
Wednesdays – Saturdays, 8 p.m.

Zel’s Del Mar
Thursdays – Saturdays, 7 p.m.

Ocean View Bar & Grill, Hotel Indigo
Thursdays – Saturdays, 7 p.m.

Living Room Bar, L’Auberge Del Mar
Fridays and Saturdays, 7:30 p.m.