If there’s one thing that North County residents enjoy more than the beach, it’s the various cuisine, beverages, and sweet treats throughout San Diego. Here, we offer a taste of some local flavor.

FARE & FESTIVITY

Uncorked

The fifth annual Uncorked: San Diego Wine Festival will be held on Saturday, June 20 from 1 to 5 p.m. at Embarcadero Marina Park North, where attendees can sip over 200 wines and ciders from across the globe, and enjoy music, food trucks, and more, all benefiting local nonprofit Urban Surf 4 Kids. Find more information and tickets at www.uncorkedwinefestivals.com/uncorked-san-diego-wine-fest.

ON THE MAP

Top Tastes

Two San Diego dining establishments landed in the top 10 on Yelp’s Top 100 Places to Eat in the U.S. 2020. Shawarma Guys, a halal, vegetarian-friendly food truck, holds the #1 spot. Find the authentic Mediterranean food in South Park. Soichi Sushi ranked #9 on the list. Located in University Heights, the restaurant serves delicious sea-to-table and farm-to-table Japanese cuisine.