WHY THIS LIST? GUEST BLOG--By Holden DeMayo, ex-Restaurant Critic San Francisco Magazine--Simply put this is a list for natives of San Diego's historic North Park neighborhood to have handy when visitors come by and ask do you have any restaurant to recommend.
After 40 years of magazine and newspaper writing and editing I only have seven friends. They happen to be professional restaurant writers. They sent me their picks for this blog list on the condition they don’t have to admit they know me. Fair enough.
CARNITAS SNACK SHACK
THE SMOKING GOAT
SEA ROCKET BISTRO
BIG FRONT DOOR