18 Food Truths All San Diegans Will Understand

Carne asada fries before guys.

1. First off, you know you’re in San Diego when your burritos have fries inside them.

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And Rigoberto’s does that perfectly.

2. And that carne asada fries from Lolita’s are both a meal and way of living.

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It’s like a salad, but a million times better.

3. Some of the best pizza doesn’t even involve cheese or bread.

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Pizza Port’s craft beer will always outshine its right-hand pizza.

4. And a Julian Hard Cider a day keeps the doctor away.

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Get your daily serving of fruit AND a buzz!

5. You make an event of Taco Tuesday.

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Tuesday > Friday at Puesto.

6. And you have to put up a fight for some of the best ones at Lucha Libre.

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They’re definitely worth a rumble.

7. You know that your ideal sandwich can only be made by a baked bear.

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It’s the best way to cool off in PB.

8. And that the “great” in Great Maple doesn’t even come close to describing these.

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This is what separates the great doughnuts from the basic ones.

9. You can get your hands on some pretty “crazee” burgers.

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Camel burger anyone?

10. Or eat your weight in meat at Carnita’s Snack Shack.

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Bacon-wrap your life.

11. You know that these are called Extraordinary Desserts for good reason.

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Almost too pretty to eat.

12. And that you can’t help but say “ooh baby” every time you enter Baby Cakes.

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Simply orgasmic.

13. You’ll also never make up your mind when drooling over Donut Bar doughnuts.

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Who said bars have to be drinks only?

14. You don’t have to travel across the globe to be in Italy.

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In Little Italy, carbs make the world go round.

15. Or jump into the ocean for amazingly fresh fish.

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Blue Water Seafood officiates weddings between Mexican food and seafood.

16. You know that a yodel isn’t just a way to sing.

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Juniper and Ivy does dessert better than your imagination.

17. And that Starlite is by the airport and not in the sky.

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Bask in the glow of late night cuisine.

18. And finally, no matter where you go, you undoubtedly know that San Diego will always provide you with the finest food and the finest views.

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