Luscious Lunch at Rakiraki Ramen & Tsukemen Convoy

Ramen with Aburi Chasiu at Rakiraki Ramen & Tsukemen Convoy

Ramen with Aburi Chasiu at Rakiraki Ramen & Tsukemen Convoy

The $9.95 lunch special includes a small bowl of ramen (a meal in itself) and a choice of fried chicken, sushi, rice bowl and more. The food was outstanding at this packed popular eatery.

Tempura Jalapeno Stuffed Roll Rakiraki Ramen & Tsukemen Convoy

Tempura Jalapeno Stuffed Roll Rakiraki Ramen & Tsukemen Convoy

 

Ramen with Organic Chicken at Rakiraki Ramen & Tsukemen Convoy

Ramen with Organic Chicken at Rakiraki Ramen & Tsukemen Convoy

 

Chicken Karaange at Rakiraki Ramen & Tsukemen Convoy

Chicken Karaange at Rakiraki Ramen & Tsukemen Convoy

 

Asahi at Rakiraki Ramen & Tsukemen Convoy

Asahi at Rakiraki Ramen & Tsukemen Convoy

Rakiraki Menu, Reviews, Photos, Location and Info - Zomato

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The Privateer Marketplace & Wine Bar Oceanside Opens to Accolades

 

Petite Madeline Bakery Carrot Cake at the Privateer Marketplace & Wine Bar Oceanside

Petite Madeline Bakery Carrot Cake at the Privateer Marketplace & Wine Bar Oceanside

The first true Italian deli of Oceanside recently opened to rave reviews. The marketplace offers an outstanding selection of salads, sandwiches, coffee drinks, desserts, wines And craft beers.

General Manager Jason Hdez at the Privateer Marketplace & Wine Bar Oceanside

General Manager Jason Hdez at the Privateer Marketplace & Wine Bar Oceanside


Floral Arrangement at the Privateer Marketplace & Wine Bar Oceanside

Floral Arrangement at the Privateer Marketplace & Wine Bar Oceanside

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Hornblower Bliss Coronado Way

Red Velvet Torte at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

Red Velvet Torte at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

The Hornblower Sunday Brunch Cruise is the quintessential way to spend a Sunday in San Diego. Start with the bottomless champagne or mimosas followed by an expansive spread of opulent food. There are all different types of yummy salads such as orzo with feta and tomato, potato salad with dill or marinated vegetables. The seafood selection includes fresh shrimp cocktail, smoked salmon with pineapple and sushi. Hot foods range from creamy mac n cheese to crispy bacon. There’s also a full carving station for meat lovers. And save room for the phenomenal dessert spread including delectable red velvet torte and berry cheesecake.

Up top on deck, enjoy the thrill of cruising under the Coronado Bridge and catch spectacular views of Coronado and the San Diego harbor. The Hornblower Cruise is a delightful way to spend a Sunday for a special occasion or simply a spectacular day getaway.

Champagne at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

Champagne at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

The Hornblower Yacht Dining Room at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

The Hornblower Yacht Dining Room at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

Hornblower Cruises Hat at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

Hornblower Cruises Hat at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

Cheese and Fruit at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

Cheese and Fruit at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

Marinated Salad at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

Marinated Salad at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

Pasta Salad at Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

Pasta Salad at Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

Shrimp Cocktail at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

Shrimp Cocktail at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

Salmon with Pineapple at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

Salmon with Pineapple at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

Pastries at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

Pastries at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

Smoked Fish Mousse at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

Smoked Fish Mousse at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

French Toast with Berries at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

French Toast with Berries at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

Meat Carving Station at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

Meat Carving Station at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

Happy Server at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

Happy Server at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

Carrot Cake at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

Carrot Cake at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

Berry Cheesecake at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

Berry Cheesecake at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

On the Deck at Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

On the Deck at Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

The Coronado Bridge at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

The Coronado Bridge at the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

View of the Coronado Bridge from the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

View of the Coronado Bridge from the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

View from the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

View from the Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego

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From Palate to Palette: the Artistry of Chef Mario Medina at The Main Course Ramona

Fork Outline in Powdered Sugar at The Main Course Ramona

Fork Outline in Powdered Sugar at The Main Course Ramona

Chef Mario Medina brings his considerable passion for cooking and culinary artistic flair to The Main Course in Ramona. The restaurant is fast becoming a gourmet destination dining experience. All meats are cured in house at this modern style steakhouse. Exciting improvements include a new smoker and plans for an onsite garden.

Chef Mario grew up in Mexico City and developed a love of cooking at an early age. He is a master at designing dishes with an incredible balance of flavors. The filet mignon beef carpaccio with arugula, fried capers, hard boiled egg, parmesan cheese and a lemon aioli was a stellar example. From the texture of the meat to the bite of the arugula to the salt of the cheese and crunchy fried capers, every ingredient came together with tasty panache. The scallops and prawns were cooked to perfection served with a passion fruit vinaigrette accompanied by seared ahi with a honey glaze and spicy slaw. An delicate smear of Port wine reduction completed this already exceptional dish. To finish, the Kahlúa Creme Brûlée topped with Bananas Foster plated with fork and spoon outlines in powdered sugar and cocoa powder was almost too beautiful to eat. The crackled burnt sugar and sweetness of the banana ideally complimented to the creamy brûlée.

Chef Mario also creates inventive daily specials and runs monthly wine pairing dinners in the adjacent spacious converted theater.

Executive Chef Mario Medina at The Main Course Ramona

Executive Chef Mario Medina at The Main Course Ramona

Filet Mignon Beef Carpaccio at The Main Course Ramona

Filet Mignon Beef Carpaccio at The Main Course Ramona

Shrimp, Scallop, Seared Ahi, Coleslaw and Port Wine Reduction at The Main Course Ramona

Shrimp, Scallop, Seared Ahi, Coleslaw and Port Wine Reduction at The Main Course Ramona

Kahlúa Creme Brûlée with Bananas Foster Topping at The Main Course Ramona

Kahlúa Creme Brûlée with Bananas Foster Topping at The Main Course Ramona

House Cured Meat at The Main Course Ramona

House Cured Meat at The Main Course Ramona

The Meat Locker at The Main Course Ramona

The Meat Locker at The Main Course Ramona

The Wood Paneled Dining Room at The Main Course Ramona

The Wood Paneled Dining Room at The Main Course Ramona

A Booth at The Main Course Ramona

A Booth at The Main Course Ramona

Black and White Framed Prints at The Main Course Ramona

Black and White Framed Prints at The Main Course Ramona

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Family Friendly Coffee Joint: The Cup Oceanside

Breakfast Bagel at The Cup Oceanside

Breakfast Bagel at The Cup Oceanside

Amazing family friendly local hangout on Wisconsin in Oceanside. The Cup serves great coffee, rotating San Diego craft brews and yummy bites such as Avocado Tacos.

Mural on the Side Wall of The Cup Oceanside

Mural on the Side Wall of The Cup Oceanside

The Cup Coffee Menu, Reviews, Photos, Location and Info - Zomato

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