Check out these great links for restaurants and more in San Diego!

Search these web sites for more restaurant information:

http://www.urbanspoon.com/n/27/2625/San-Diego/Hillcrest-restaurants

http://www.tripadvisor.com/Restaurants-g60750-San_Diego_California.html

http://www.sandiegorestaurants.com/neighborhood.cfm/neighborhood/4/GaslampQuarter

Coronado

1500 OCEAN 1500 Orange Ave Coronado, CA 92118 619 435 6611

Candelas on the Bay 1201 First Street, Coronado, CA 92118 (619) 435-4900

1887 Address: 1701 Strand Way, Coronado, CA 92118 (619) 435-0155

Peohe’s Address: 1201 1st Street, Coronado, CA 92118 (619) 437-4474

Sapori Address: 120 Orange Avenue, Coronado, CA 92118 619/ 319 5696

Tartine – 1106 1st St., Coronado, CA 92118 (619) 435-4323

Il Fornaio – 1133 1st St., Coronado, CA 92118 (619) 437-4911

Village Pizzaria Bayside – 1201 1st St. #6, Coronado  CA 92118 (619) 437-0650

The Tavern – 1310 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118 (619) 437-0611

Coronado Brewing Company – 170 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118 (619) 437-4452

Fashion Valley

California Pizza Kitchen Address: Fashion Valley Mall (619) 298-4078 

Cheesecake Factory Address: 7067 Friars Road, San Diego, CA 92108 619-683-2800

Love Boat Sushi Address: Fashion Valley Mall 619) 291-7711

Neiman Marcus Zodiac Restaurant Fashion Valley Mall 619) 692-9100 

Nordstrom’s Café  Fashion Valley Mall (619) 295-4441 

P.F.Chang’s Address: 7077 Friars Road, San Diego, CA 92108

Rubio’s Baja Grill Address:Fashion Valley Mall (619) 718-9975 

Sarku Japan Address: Fashion Valley Mall (619) 296-5622 

Stacked Address: Fashion Valley Mall (619) 225-7900 

Stone Oven Gourmet Sandwiches Address: Fashion Valley Mall (941) 688-2631

True Food Address: Fashion Valley Mall (619) 810-2929

 

 

Gaslamp District and Downtown

Gaslamp restaurants are best reached by taking the Green Line trolley to Gaslamp Quarter stop

De Medici Address: 815 5th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101 (866) 368-3773

Acqua Al 2 Address: 322 5th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101 (866) 368-3773

Candelas  416 3rd Ave. San Diego, CA 92101 619.702.4455

Ocean Room Address: 630 5th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101 (866) 368-3773

Operacaffe Address: 835 4th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101 (866) 368-3773

BiCE Ristorante Address: 425 Island Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101 (866) 368-3773

Donovan’s of Downtown Address: 570 K Street, San Diego, CA 92101 (866) 368-3773

Nobu Address: 207 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101 (866) 368-3773

McCormick & Schmick’s Address: 675 L Street, San Diego, CA 92101 (866) 368-3773

Blue Point Address: 565 5th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101 (866) 368-3773

Asti Ristorante Address: 728 5th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101 (866) 368-3773

Chianti Address: 644 5th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101 (866) 368-3773

Grant Grill Address: 326 Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101 (619) 232-312

Hillcrest
Afghanistan Khyber Pass Restaurant 523 University Ave. San Diego, CA 92111 619-294-7579
 
Au Revoir Bistro Address: 420 Robinson Ave San Diego, CA 92103  (619) 268-2400
Bo’s Seafood Market and Grill 1040 University Ave San Diego, CA 92103 (619) 574-2800
Busalacchi’s A Modo Mio 3707 5th Ave San Diego, CA 92103(619) 298-0119
Ortega’s Bistro Address: 141 University Ave San Diego, CA 92103 (619) 692-4200
Osteria Origano Address: 3650 5th Ave San Diego, CA 92103 (619) 295-9590
Parma – Cucina Italiana Address: 850 5th AveSan Diego, CA 92103  (619) 543-0049
Ristorante Arrivederci Address: 3845 4th Ave San Diego, CA 92103 (619) 299-6282
RK Cafe Sushi Address: 334 W Washington St (619) 574-6630
Hillcrest
Saigon On Fifth Address: 3900 5th Ave San Diego, CA 9210 (619) 220-8828
Tapas Picasso Restaurante Address: 3923 4th Ave San Diego, CA 92103 (619) 294-3061
The Tractor Room Address: 3687 5th Ave San Diego, CA 92103 (619) 543-1007
Voyou Wine Bar Address: 3696 5th Ave San Diego, CA 92103 (619) 297-9720

Little Italy

Bencotto Italian Kitchen  750 W Fir St San Diego, CA 92101 (619) 450-4786
Buon Appetito Address: 1609 India St San Diego, CA 92101(619) 238-9880
Davanti Enoteca Address: 1655 India St San Diego, CA 92101 (619) 237-9606
Filippi’s Pizza Grotto   1747 India St San Diego, CA 92101 (619) 232-5094

Indigo Grill Address: 1536 India Street, San Diego, CA 92101 (866) 368-3773

Isola Pizza Bar   1526 India St San Diego, CA 92101(619) 255-4230
Landini’s Pizzeria Address: 1827 India St San Diego, CA 92101 (619) 238-3502
Mimmo’s Italian Village Address: 1743 India St San Diego, CA 92101 (619) 239-3710
Prepkitchen Little Italy Address: 1526 India St San Diego, CA 92101 (619) 255-4230
Trattoria Fantastica Address: 1735 India St San Diego, CA 92101 (619) 234-1735
 Mission Hills

Café Bleu  Address: 807 W Washington St San Diego CA 92103 (619) 291-1717

Olivetto Ristorante Address: 860 West Washington Street, San Diego, CA 92103 (866) 368-3773

The Red Door Restaurant and Wine Bar Address:  741 W Washington St San Diego CA 92103

The Wellington Steak and Martini Lounge 741 W Washington St San Diego CA 92103 619-291-1159

Old Town

Barra Barra Restaurant & Saloon Address: State Park (619) 297-3100

Cafe Coyote y Cantina Address: 2461 San Diego Avenue, (619) 291-4695

Casa de Reyes Mexican Cuisine Address: 2754 Calhoun St San Diego, CA 92110 (619) 297-3100

Casa Guadalajara Mexican Restaurant Address: 4105 Taylor Street, (619) 295-5111
Cosmopolitan Hotel & Restaurant Address: 2660 CalhounStreet, (619) 297-1874
Jack & Guilio’s Italian Restaurant 2391 San Diego Avenue, (619) 294-2074
Old Town Mexican Cafe Restaurant 2489 San Diego Avenue, (619) 297-4330
 
Pizza Bella Italian Bistro 2707 Congress Street, (619) 692 4333
Rockin’ Baja Twiggs Street off Congress Street (619) 260-0305
Airport Shuttles
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Cloud 9 SuperShuttle

www.cloud9shuttle.com 123 Camino De La Reina San Diego, CA (800) 974-8885

EZ Ride Shuttlewww.ezrideshuttle.com 3940 Hancock St #209 San Diego, CA (619) 297-7463

San Diego Airport Transportation www.sdairportsedan.com 325 North Harbor Dr San Diego, CA (888) 868-8955

San Diego Cab

www.sandiegotaxicab.com San Diego, CA (619) 226-8294

San Diego Silver Cab Inc.  www.sandiegosilvercab.com Normal Heights San Diego, CA
(619) 280-5555

All Nations Cab San Diego, CA (619) 229-0344

Seal Transportation 4359 Cherokee Ave San Diego, CA (858) 224-5474

Red Cab of San Diego rideredcab.com  1704 Cactus Road San Diego, CA (619) 661-0107

San Diego Private Car Service

Sam Dahman, his email: dahmansam@gmail.com , and his cell number is: (619)227-1129.  His black car service will charge them $ 2.50 per mile.

www.sandiegoprivatecarservice.com 415 Laurel St #402 San Diego, CA
(866) 788-5552

san diego taxiwww.driveuu.com 2016 Hancock St San Diego, CA (619) 333-0990

Public Transportation

Tourists and conference attendees often prefer economical public transportation.  One can find the easiest routes via the Internet at www.sdcommute.com . The Fashion Valley Transit Center behind the Town and Country Hotel and Resort has numerous buses and the green line trolley. Riders must first purchase a Compass Card for $2.00, and then they may purchase additional passes. Passengers can purchase passes at machines on the trolley level accessible by stairs or elevator.  If one doesn’t purchase a pass, one must have exact change to ride the buses or trolleys. Various passes for San Diego public system are available:

One day – $5.00, Two day -$9.00, Three day – $12.00, Four day – $15.00, Fourteen day – $43.00

You may download and print regional maps including most areas that you would want to visit at:http://www.sdcommute.com/Services/RegionalMaps.aspx

Hospitality Desk

The Foreign Language Council of San Diego will staff a booth on Thursday (5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.), on Friday-Saturday (7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.) and on Sunday 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.) to answer questions about local sites of interest, shopping malls, transportation and directions, and obtaining medical care.  They have collected restaurants coupons for discounted meals and appetizers.

ReLANpro 21st Century Cloud Learning Scholarship

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Register for OPI Assessment Workshops in California and Vermont this summer

ACTFL is offering two installments of its popular Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI) Assessment Workshop — one at Mills College (“Middlebury at Mills”) in Oakland, Calif., July 5 to 8, and one at Middlebury College in Middlebury, Vt., July 19 to 22. This four-day professional development workshop is designed to introduce language educators to the OPI, the ACTFL rating scale, and the techniques for conducting and rating oral proficiency interviews. Learn more and register.

Southwest Conference on Language Teaching News

SWCOLT/AZLA in Phoenix is one month away – April 12-15!

To receive the early registration price of $150, you’ll need to register by March 13th.
Register via mail, fax, or online at http://www.swcolt.org
You will be able to register for $175 March 14 – March 31 via mail, fax, or online AND ONSITE April 11-14.

To receive the hotel conference rate of $99 per night, you’ll need to reserve by March 21. Register athttp://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/SWCOLT