Roppongi Restaurant & Sushi Bar

Roppongi is part of the Ladeki Restaurant Group’s portfolio of restaurants created by Sami Ladeki. Roppongi’s bold menu invites guests to share dishes and try a mélange of flavors in a relaxed, upscale and intimate setting in one of San Diego’s finest neighborhoods, La Jolla. Inspired by the colorful nightlife district in Tokyo, Roppongi unites Old World European techniques with modern flavors, creating its award-winning and signature New Asian cuisine that takes you on a culinary world tour. Combining the best fare from traditional Asian kitchens with French-style execution, Executive Chef Michael McDonald infuses Roppongi’s dishes with the tastes of Asia and Europe. Voted San Diego’s best Happy Hour, half-priced tapas and specialty priced drinks are offered to guests from 3-6pm every day. Roppongi offers a full service bar with seasonally hand crafted drinks, an internationally diverse wine and sake list.

 

Address: 875 Prospect, La Jolla, CA 92037

 

98 Bottles

98 Bottles is a 21+ casual yet classy neighborhood bar and renowned entertainment venue. 98 Bottles features an extensive craft beer selection along with fun wines, quality sakes and creative Soju cocktails. Their food menu is selectively simple and fresh, featuring Hawaiian style ahi poke and teriyaki chicken rice bowls, flatbread pizzas made from scratch in-house, salads and Young’s Double Chocolate Stout beer brownies.

 

98 Bottles is home to The Back Room, an intimate entertainment and event venue that hosts a varied selection of live music and is also available for private rental. 

 

Address: 2400 Kettner Blvd, San Diego, Ca 92101

 

Marina Kitchen

The Marina Kitchen is the new and dramatic epicenter of the Food and Beverage experience and the San Diego Marriott Marquis and Marina. Its scenic coastal surroundings and the quintessential Southern California lifestyle make for a destination in and of itself. Marina Kitchen's dynamic, all-day dining venue features a locally produced and seasonal fresh menu from land and sea. A cadre of talented chefs have created a "modern comfort" menu by presenting familiar favorites in a contemporary fashion. And don't forget, the beverage menu offer unique and exclusive sampling of soon-to-be-released wines direct from the barrels at the winery as well as an impressive selection of San Diego craft beer and artisan spirits. 

 

Address: 333 W Harbor Drive San Diego, CA 92101

 

Vittorio's

Home-style Italian dishes draw families and friends to Vittorio's, where chefs make the restaurant's cheese ravioli, gnocchi, and black-ink linguine by hand, and even create a unique "ravioli del giorno" each day. Diners can pair selections with 1 of 24 red, white, and sparkling wines available by the glass or out of your neighbor's cupped palm. The smell of Italian delicacies permeates through a dining room that resembles a Tuscan villa, with faux wrought-iron balconies, terra-cotta-colored walls, and stone archways. 

 

Address: 7875 Highland Village Place B105 San Diego CA 92129

 

Jake's on 6th Wine Bar

Jake’s on 6th Wine Bar is a family-owned wine bar that started with a simple concept from the founder, Jake. Bring adventurous wines, amazing food and an alluring atmosphere that everyone can enjoy. Jake was raised around fresh bread, homemade olives, cheese, and meats. He later worked as a chef in a restaurant where he learned the importance of bringing in fresh ingredients and only using the highest quality foods. Jake then spent many years managing a fine wine and liquor store and fell in love with wine. After spending 5 years in retirement, Jake and his family decided that they wanted to share his passions with food and wine. With his experience and a crew dedicated to providing the best service, Jake's on 6th Wine Bar was opened.

 

Address: 3755 6th Ave  San Diego, CA 92103

 

Wine Steals

Wine Steals is a unique wine bar and retail shop that combines wine buying with wine tasting in a casual and fun atmosphere. After opening our first location in Hillcrest 10 years ago, Wine Steals has opened 2 other locations that take on the personalities of the neighborhoods they reside in. All of them are similar, but yet different in their own way.

Sip, nibble, or drink at our traditional European style zinc-countered bar while shopping for affordable, off-the-beaten-path wines in the retail store. The focus is on unpretentious wine exploration. Whether you’re a novice wine drinker, or a well-seasoned one, we offer something different for everyone, including an impressive selection of craft beers. With the help of our knowledgeable staff, we can help you find your perfect wine and accompany them with our variety of cheese boards, pizzas, or dips to match. The casual environment and rustic feel encourages you to ask questions and try new and different wines from around the world.

 

Address: 1953 San Elijo Avenue, Cardiff By the Sea, Ca 92007

 

Caffe Bella Italia

Considered by many the best Italian restaurant in town, Caffe’ Bella Italia is a family owned and operating restaurant serving authentic Italian cuisine with love and passion since 1999. Chef-owner Stefano hails from Milan and makes everything from scratch, using high quality Italian ingredients, local organic produce, wild seafood and hormones free meat. Some of best dishes are certainly the Butternut Squash Ravioli, Osso Buco and the thin crust wood fired oven pizza.


We are committed to providing a good friendly service and consistent quality cuisine using the best and healthy ingredients, since we strongly believe that an healthy, organic diet is the secret to long living….We are what we eat!

 

Address: 1525 Garnet Ave, San Diego, Ca 92109

 

Michael's Lounge Hyatt Regency

 

Michael's Lounge is a staple of the La Jolla bar and nightlife scene and is conveniently located on the upper lobby of the hotel and offers a casual lounge setting complete with 12 42" flat screen TVs, Wii gaming system, and billiards. One could enjoy a cigar from our custom-made humidor with smoking available outside on the newly renovated patio featuring two fire pits and high-definition TVs.  Dinner and appetizer menus are available along with a full selection of beer, wine and spirits. A happy hour menu is available seven days a week from 5:00 -7:00p.m. 

 

Address: 3777 La Jolla Village Drive San Diego, CA 92122

 

The Grand Del Mar

Club M at The Grand Del Mar

 

San Diego’s only Five-Star resort, The Grand Del Mar, is home to North County’s exciting nightclub and restaurant, Club M. By day, it is a great place to meet friends, savor casual Southern California fare, and drink in the beautiful scenery from a sunny patio with specialty cocktail or handcrafted brew in hand. By night, Club M transforms into a sultry hangout where you can mix, mingle and dance the night away with live music and guest DJs every weekend.

 

This is a seasonal venue but is available for private events year round. 

 

Address: 5200 Grand Del Mar Way, San Diego, CA 92130

 

Arterra

A San Diego innovator in field-to-fork fresh, Arterra Restaurant and Outdoor Lounge specializes in contemporary, seasonal cuisine that reflects the best of Southern California. Arterra’s menu is eclectic, yet approachable, created from fresh, local and organic ingredients.

 

Looking to unwind? Try our Outdoor Lounge with artisan wines, hand-crafted cocktails and local brews, or enjoy the ‘made to order’ sashimi-grade sushi from Arterra’s Sushi Master, Andrew Hoh. Also, enjoy Happy Hour specials daily from 3-7PM.

 

Address: 11966 El Camino Real, San Diego, CA 92130