Category Archives: near the beach

It’s all about the vibe…

Roger’s Market at 64 Degrees, Revelle College, UCSD 9500 Gilman Dr. La Jolla, CA  92093 see below for market map and parking information This month’s adventure took us to Revelle College (part of UCSD) for a look at their residential … Continue reading

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A New Coffee Spot to Celebrate National Coffee Day!

The Grounds Bean Bar 1571 La Playa Ave., near Ingraham St. San Diego, CA 92109 (858) 230-7188 September 29 is National Coffee Day and with that in mind we headed to a new coffee shop, The Grounds Bean Bar in … Continue reading

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Good Things Take Time

OB Beans Coffee Roasters            4879 Newport Ave. (near Cable) San Diego, CA 92107 619-977-9956 http://www.obbeans.com Good things take time and that’s what the owners of OB Beans aim to do with their farm to cup philosophy. It’s about the relationship … Continue reading

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Surf’s Up!

Surf Check 1404 Sunset Cliffs Blvd. (at Pt. Loma Ave.) Ocean Beach, San Diego, CA 92107 619-961-8676                 Surf Check, just one block north of Sunset Cliffs Park in Ocean Beach, gives you … Continue reading

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Life Is Better Buzzed

Better Buzz Coffee Mission Beach (open 6:30am-8:00pm): 3745 Mission Blvd. (near Queenstown Ct.) San Diego, CA 92109 858-488-0400 Point Loma (open 5:00am-9:00pm): 1480 Rosecrans St. (at Hugo) San Diego, CA 92106 619-222-2899 http://www.betterbuzzcoffee.com Better Buzz started 12 years ago with … Continue reading

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Taking a Bridge to Europe

Tartine 1106 First St. Coronado, CA 92118 619-435-4323 http://www.tartinecoronado.com I love Tartine. The San Diego-Coronado bridge delivers you to this welcoming “European Style Café.” I’ve been here with my husband, my mom, my coffee buddy, and several friends and it’s … Continue reading

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Want to go to Cuba?

Azucar 4820 Newport Ave. (near Sunset Cliffs Blvd.) San Diego, CA 92107 http://www.iloveazucar.com 619-523-2020 It’s not legal to go independently to Cuba, yet, but you can practice drinking Cuban coffee at several places in town. My favorite is the Cuban … Continue reading

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