San Diego is ripe for new dining destinations. This week, Eater San Diego shares details on some new spots, including a peek at Del Mar’s new wine and craft beer hub, a new North Park brewpub and word on a Bay Area tapas bar’s expansion to San Diego.
Craft Beer & Wine Bar Plus Bottle Shop Opens in Del Mar
This weekend bring the launch of a new wine and beer destination, Tasting Room Del Mar, an indoor/outdoor space that features craft beer taps, a boutique wine list and menu of seasonally-inspired plates. The concept also includes a retail bottle shop selling wine and beer.
North Park Brewpub Announces Restaurant Partner
The long-awaited North Park Beer Co. will debut this summer on University Avenue with its in-house eatery run by Mastiff Sausage Company, a popular local food truck. Mastiff will expand its food offerings for the brewpub, offering everything from beer snacks and larger entrees to vegan and vegetarian-friendly dishes.
Bay Area Tapas Bar Plans Rancho Santa Fe Expansion
Founded in Berkeley, California, in 1998 when it opened adjacent to legendary restaurant Chez Panisse, César tapas bar plans to expand to Rancho Santa Fe this summer. The tapas spot will bring its Spanish-inspired, small bites menu showcasing local ingredients.
More Craft Beer & Coffee for Liberty Station
The buzz is brewing at Liberty Station. This time it’s Moniker General, a new lifestyle hub that includes a coffee bar and beer tasting room from Miramar's 32 North Brewing Company. Operated by local design firm Moniker Group, the space also houses a retail store featuring apparel, home goods and more.
The Hottest Restaurants in San Diego Right Now
Updated monthly, Eater's Heatmap is a round-up of the buzziest restaurants in town, from celebrity chef projects to new eateries with exciting menu offerings. June's edition of the Heatmap includes two recent additions to the food scene: the latest outpost from a popular local concept and a refresh of a neighborhood favorite.