Viva El Jardin and its enticing menu items!

Viva El Jardin and its enticing menu items!

El Jardin is a cheerful setting bathed in lilting music. El Jardin is aromatic scents. This Mexican restaurant couldn’t be more welcoming. However, the warm and congenial setting is not the only facet that makes this establishment a success. Jon Large, proprietor, is constantly looking at ways to improve upon the menu while, at the […]

Trupiano working to restore 127 West Social House

When Faro Trupiano’s Fallbrook restaurant, the 127 West Social House, was damaged by fire, several other restaurateurs told him, “Just walk away.” Trupiano responded, “I can’t. I can’t walk away from the people who are telling me, ‘We miss 127 West.’” “I feel that part of my slogan needs to be, ‘127 West – For […]

The Gambling Cowboy – A gourmet chophouse

The Gambling Cowboy – A gourmet chophouse

The Old West was never like this!  Fresh Scottish salmon – at a chophouse? Yes! This restaurant not only shines at steaks, but at seafood, and everything else I tasted. The Ehmcke family – Bill, Nitza and Rene – invite guests to participate in their dream – the dream that was a “gamble” seven and […]

Tonino Restaurant & Wine Bar is a gusto-filled culinary journey!

Tonino Restaurant & Wine Bar is a gusto-filled culinary journey!

Tonino Restaurant & Wine Bar is a fragrant cauldron stewing with aromas that stir the senses. The food and scents will definitely lure you to this Murrieta establishment, but the unique ambiance might keep you there for a while. A long while. It’s a dining adventure similar to what I have experienced in Europe. If […]

Yama – Creating bold and intense sushi dishes

Yama – Creating bold and intense sushi dishes

Establishing a pleasant dining experience is at the heart of what Steve and Jenny do at Yama Restaurant and Sushi Bar. They are the congenial owners of this cheerful restaurant that features a wide variety of Japanese foods including sushi, noodles, soups, and even some beef.  They purchased the thriving business a little over a […]

Eat with gusto at Curbside Cafe!

Eat with gusto at Curbside Cafe!

Have you heard about Curbside Café in Vista? They have some of the best cinnamon rolls on the planet. Their food is fresh. Soups are made from scratch every day. They grind beans for specialty coffees. They have an espresso machine. They even grate potatoes for their own hash browns. If that’s not enough to […]

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