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Cultural Spotlight: Chin’s or Should I say “Chef Chin” (Kearny Mesa)

Chin’s is a Chinese restaurant in San Diego you may have heard of. Compared to other Chinese restaurants, it is quite “fancy” in decoration and pricing. I heard that the Chin’s restaurants are owned by one family, and throughout the years they have separated into two ownerships.  You may have noticed the Chin’s on Convoy became “Chef Chin”. The […]


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Yokohama Yakitori Koubou (Convoy)

Yokohama Yakitori Koubou has been one of my favorite Japanese places to chill out with friends. Sorry that I forgot to take pictures of the restaurant, as I was too hungry and excited to have dinner and catch up with my friends. The restaurant is actually not very spacious, but it was still comfy. There […]


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Caffe Calabria for Food or Coffee?

Not sure if you remember our Facebook Poll earlier about defining yourself as a foodie. Most of the people identify themselves as the “Discoverer”, who is always in search of new, local and ethnic food. At SDF, we are always fond of discovering new places and food that we’ve never been to and ate before. […]


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Islands: fine burgers and drinks? New additions on the menu

To be honest, I haven’t eaten at Islands Restaurant for a while. I had always liked to hang out with friends for lunch at the La Jolla location between classes when I was in UCSD. I mean, their burgers are great and prices are reasonable, and they got a great atmosphere there to chill. I was […]


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Urban Eats (Hillcrest)

After hearing so much about Urban Eats, we finally got the chance to come here for lunch. The space is a little smaller compared to what I was expecting, but I enjoyed the decoration and the space. There were so many great items we saw on the menu that we wanted to try. It took […]


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