Food Features

  • Eyeing retirement, The French Gourmet owner maps out his legacy

    Eyeing retirement, The French Gourmet owner maps out his legacy

    The French Gourmet restaurant — with its bright yellow exterior and blue shutters framing windows adorned with flower baskets — is a cheery culinary icon, not just in Pacific Beach, but in all of San Diego. Its list of awards is long and legendary, and its owner, Michel Malecot, was even given...

  • IN GOOD TASTE: PB's new Waterbar has upscale menu with seafood focus

    IN GOOD TASTE: PB's new Waterbar has upscale menu with seafood focus

    Waterbar in Pacific Beach is making its mark along the boardwalk at the foot of Grand Avenue. Replacing the long-shuttered Joe’s Crab Shack, the much-anticipated restaurant opened the day after Christmas following two-and-a-half years of construction, and customers have been steady from day one....

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