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Isabel's Cantina: Where Latin and Asian flavors fly in Pacific Beach/San Diego

Isabel's Cantina: Where Latin and Asian flavors fly in Pacific Beach/San Diego

IN GOOD TASTE:

You might expect from the name that Isabel's Cantina is just another Mexican restaurant in the beach area. But actually, you'd be wrong. Isabel's has been in business for 18 years, and through that time has evolved its menu into more of a California cuisine with some Asian influences, and a definite focus on healthy ingredients.

According to owner Isabel Cruz: "California is a melting pot with Latin and Asian influences being common. I like to serve food like I would at home — simple and fresh, and using local ingredients."

Located at 966 Felspar (on the spot of the old Devaney's Bakery for longtime Pacific Beach...

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