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NEW RESTAURANTS IN SAN DIEGO

The Grill at The Lodge at Torrey Pines has re-opened after being temporarily closed for remodeling. Expect a new patio design, including a wood-burning rotisserie, as well as a revamped kitchen and menu overhaul from executive chef Jeff Jackson. The Grill, The Lodge at Torrey Pines, 11480 N. Torrey Pines Rd., La Jolla, CA 92037, 858-453-4420.
 
Liberty Public Market is a 22,000-square-foot artisan mecca in Point Loma’s Liberty Station. Participants include family-owned Liberty Meat Shop, The WestBean Coffee Roasters, Fully Loaded Juice, Venissimo Cheese, Wicked Maine Lobster, Mastiff Sausage, Cane Patch Kitchen and Cecilia’s Taqueria. Liberty Public Market, 2816 Historic Decatur Rd., San Diego, CA 92106, 619-487-9346.
 

NOTEWORTHY ANNOUNCEMENTS

San Diego Restaurant Week Returns
During San Diego Restaurant Week, taking place January 15-22, 2017, diners can enjoy specially priced lunch and dinner menus. Participating restaurants include Amaya, Cucina Enoteca and The Grant Grill. For more information, please visit San Diego Restaurant Week's website
 
The Hake Kitchen & Bar in La Jolla has re-opened La Jolla's The Hake Re-Opens
The Hake Kitchen & Bar in La Jolla has re-opened following renovations and expansion. The seafood restaurant addd 2,000 square feet and 60 seats. Ocean views are also a new part of the dining experience. The Hake Kitchen & Bar, 1250 Prospect St., Ste. B10, La Jolla, CA 92037, 858-454-1637.
 

UPDATES ON SAN DIEGO CHEFS


Todd Sicolo has been named executive chef of Loews Coronado Bay Resort Todd Sicolo has been named executive chef of Loews Coronado Bay Resort. He oversees all the hotel's dining options, including signature restaurant Mistral. Mistral, Loews Coronado Bay Resort, 4000 Coronado Bay Rd., Coronado, CA 92118, 619-424-4000.
 


SAN DIEGO RESTAURANT CLOSINGS


CLOSED FOR GOOD
Take your taste buds on a walk down memory lane! Check out our exclusive closed restaurant database for San Diego to virtually visit your favorite dining spots from the past. Mr. Tiki Mai Tai Lounge, R.I.P.

Croce's Restaurant & Jazz Bar has shuttered. A San Diego institution since the 1980s, Croce's combined contemporary American fare with live blues and jazz. Croce's Restaurant & Jazz Bar, 2760 Fifth Ave., Ste. 100, San Diego, CA 92103, no phone.
 

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