Quality Inn I-5 Naval Base
3878 Dalbergia Court
San Diego, CA 92113
Phone: (619) 238-2788
Fax: (619) 238-1773
Napoleone's Pizza House is a long-running pizza house in National City. It may seem a little gritty at times, but that's all in keeping with its history. Legendary gravelly-voiced musician Tom Waits toiled here as a teenager serving pizza to sailors, motorcyclists and other colorful southern California characters. If you stop in, you can also get cheap pasta and pitchers of beer, and join in on the people-watching.
Burger King, just like the name suggests serves burgers fit for a king. Even though it is located around the globe in various locations, the taste and flavour of the burger doesn't change but remains the same. The signature Whooper burger has been a favourite in all these years and a must have at BK. As the company keeps growing, Burger King has been introducing new items on their menu like BBQ Rib Sandwich or the Rodeo Burger. No matter what you choose on their menu you can be assured that it will satisfy your hunger.
This cottage-style restaurant in beautiful Bonita offers good taste all around. Palumbo has been a name to be reckoned with in Italian dining in San Diego for four decades. This latest venture proudly holds up the family honor with bright, modern takes on classic dishes. If you are looking for pizza, try the saporita, a tasty blend of artichoke hearts and prosciutto on a thin crust. If your palate is primed for pasta, consider the penne puttanesca.
You'll find hungry locals queuing up outside this small eatery almost any time of the day. Established in 1933 and still going strong, Las Cuatro Milpas is one of the city's hidden gems for foodies. The secret is quite simple, a small choice of Mexican favorites made to perfection and offered at prices that won't break the bank. The menu offers a choice of familiar favorites from tacos and burritos to tamales and chorizo. There's no table service; grab your food from the ever-busy counter and hope to find a seat in the dining area. Take out is available as well. Call ahead for more.
This is a well-established Greek restaurant that promises to be something like a visit to the circus. The restaurant features the popular Ouzo Dancers performing great feats like dancing with tables balanced on their noses. There are also belly dancers. Traditional Greek food is what you will find here including Mousaka, Chicken Souvlaki and Lamb Loin Chops. The Greek Salad is delicious, with fresh tomatoes, cucumbers and feta cheese. The Horta Salad, featuring greens in season, is colorful and healthy.
Alchemy is one of the trendiest restaurants in the South Park neighborhood focusing on food inspired by the world over with a taste of America. This innovative foodie paradise changing the area's dining culture with its seasonal delights paired with lovely local craft beer, handcrafted cocktails and a good selection of wines. They also showcase local artists work as a rotating gallery and hosts local acoustic musicians regularly. Alchemy is also known for their culinary events including Wednesday evening’s Vegetarian Tasting Menu, Dinner With 6 Strangers, Suckling Pig Dinners and Silent Sunday. A nice place to hang out with your friends and family for fun filled evening or lovely weekend brunches.
The Turf Supper Club is a holdover of a 50's food fad: the cook-it-yourself steakhouse. Since 1950 the Turf Supper Club has been an entertaining gathering place for carnivorous San Diegans. With the great food, stiff drinks and relaxed atmosphere you'll enjoy gathering at the grill with other diners to cook your steak. Don't worry if you're not a cook there's plenty of help–maybe too much! Right from the wait staff and the other diners. If you're bored with the regular dinner scene in sanitized and trendy neighborhoods, the Turf Supper Club can be a definite change of pace.
Take in the atmosphere of the Australian Outback while enjoying mouth-watering entrees and high-quality service. Serving dinner only, Outback Steakhouse offers an extensive menu featuring appetizers, chicken, ribs, steak, seafood, pasta, salads and desserts for moderate prices. Family-friendly, the casual restaurant has something for everyone at its numerous locations in North and South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Outback Steakhouse also offers call-ahead seating and curbside take-away. Check website for locations and menu selections.
Black Angus Steakhouse is known for their perfectly aged Black Angus steaks that are hand cut daily and grilled over an open flame. The aroma of tender meat cooking wafts through when you enter this Chula Vista chain, whetting your appetite for the meat fiesta. They also offer other specialties of delicious seafood, succulent Baby Back Ribs that just falls off the bone, slow roasted Prime Rib, Loaded Potato Skins, Grilled Shrimp, Bacon and Bleu Butter Ribeye and four chocolate flourless torte. Their famous Bullseye bar is a casual sports bar where you can relish the wonderful drinks and watch your favorite game. A family favorite for many, Black Angus Steakhouse is affordable and offers delectable food.
This 40-year-old South Bay eatery is a perfect place to start the day with coffee and a smile from the friendly staff. Breakfast offers a wide variety of pancakes. There are buttermilk, crepe-like Manhattan pancakes (made with eggs and filled with sour cream) and 20 other types. For those seeking protein in the early morning hours, the restaurant serves an extensive selection of egg dishes and omelets. Sandwiches are added to the menu at lunchtime.
Across from Petco Park, on the corner of 10th Avenue and K Street, The Dragon's Den serves lunch and dinner. Inside, below an industrial style open ceiling, guests can sit at banquettes and tables of two along the perimeter. Furthermore, there are larger tables of four (near the lounge area), or at the sushi bar, where they can watch whatever sports game is playing. Outside on the patio, guests can dine at larger tables for groups or on red, padded lounge chairs set around fire pits. The Dragon's Den serves sushi and Asian Fusion, including Shredded Beef in Chili Sauce, Cashew Chicken with Plum Sauce, Nigiri Sushi and Sushi rolls, and a variety of salads. They also offer game day specials and a happy hour every weekday. - Erick Pettersen
Basic is the place to be when all you want to do is chill out with a bunch of friends. It has a very laid-back atmosphere with its original brick walls, industrial garage doors and high ceilings. The kitchen serves up some of the best pizzas, salads and more. Basic has a variety of drinks to choose from like scotch, whiskey, tequila, rum, gin, vodka, champagne and an exhaustive list of wines. Sit by the cocktail bar or play some pool, have a bite to eat and relax.