Archive for the ‘American’ Category

Slaters 50/50

Half  cow, half pig… then add all the ingredients you can handle.

Slaters 50/50
Custom 50/50 Patty with an egg
2750 Dewey Road San Diego, CA 92106

Anny’s Fine Burger

Over the top burgers but very creative and tasty.

Anny's Fine Burger
Hot N Spicy
5375 Kearny Villa Road San Diego, CA 92123

Old California Mining Company

The kind of place your grandparents take you for your birthday.

Old California Mining Company
Bourbon-Apple Chicken
1020 West San Marcos Boulevard San Marcos, CA 92078

Unique Deli

Signage name confusion outside with good chemistry on the inside.

Unique Deli
8865 Balboa Avenue San Diego, CA 92123
Unique Deli on Yelp

Red Rooster

Possibly the best burger in North County, or par with Rocky’s.  No bullshit.

Red Rooster
Rooster Burger (Ortega chili’s, grilled onions & cheese… I added mayo & peppers)
1985 Oceanside Boulevard Oceanside, CA 92054
Red Rooster on Yelp

Super Q Food Truck

Well done for BBQ done on a truck. Get some mac and cheese too.

Super Q Food Truck
Sliders (all three kinds)
Find them via their Twitter page

The Habit Burger Grill

Skip the charburger and go for the tri-tip or the tuna sandwiches.

The Habit Burger Grill
Tri-Tip on sourdough
12002 Carmel Mountain Road Carmel Mountain, CA 92128

Pauly’s Pizza Joint

Good thin crust pizza. The place was packed when I left, out the door.

Pauly’s Pizza Joint
Buffalo Chicken slices
6780 Miramar Road San Diego, CA 92121
Pauly’s Pizza Joint on Yelp


I like the option to choose your own pasta, sauce, greens and meat.

Regular size Create Your Own Pasta Bowl:
Cheese Tortellini, Vodka Sauce, Red Peppers, Cheese and Italian Sausage
7621 Linda Vista Road San Diego, CA 92111

Bangin’ Burgers

Quality burgers made to order with a decent condiment bar.

Bangin' Burgers
1/2 lb Blues burger with sweet potato fries
7070 Miramar Road San Diego, CA 92121