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What to Eat in San Diego This Week: French Toast, Crispy Potatoes, and More

Our editors share what’s on their menu for local dining
James Tran
What to Eat - Civico

French toast at Civico

James Tran

Sick of cooking? Dine out! The SDM staff is sharing their recommendations, plus one expert’s pick, for where to get grub this week in San Diego. You can satisfy your hunger cravings and help support our local restaurants all with one order, so dig in!

Troy’s Pick

Name and title: Troy Johnson, food critic


Order: Crispy potato

777 G Street, Gaslamp Quarter

Marie’s Pick

Name and title: Marie Tutko, editor in chief

Pho Ca Dao

Order: Lemongrass shaken beef with roasted garlic rice

2401 Fenton Parkway, Mission Valley

David’s Pick

Name and title: David Martin, digital media director

Civico by the Park

Order: French toast and tableside gelato

2550 Fifth Avenue, Bankers Hill

Erica’s Pick

Name and title: Erica Nichols, associate editor

Mazara Trattoria

Order: Philly cheese pizza

2302 30th Street, South Park

Megan Stone’s Pick (from episode 219 of the Happy Half Hour podcast)

La Vecindad Neighborhood Tacos

Order: Papas and chile relleno

3827 Fifth Avenue, Hillcrest

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