San Diego, CA – Favorite Things to Do, See, Eat & Sip

Our Sudara Travel series is focused on the cities that our team and amazing fans call home.  If you’re looking for travel recommendations and places to visit in your favorite loungewear, these are a few of our favorite things to do, see, eat and sip across the U.S. and India.

With its all the time near-perfect weather, fabulous tacos, famous zoo, and lovely beaches, San Diego has so many things we love.  This week, we’re talking with one of our favorite people and fellow dog lover, Schuyler Adkins, about her top San Diego recommendations.


Your city described in five words: 

  1. Outdoorsy
  2. Tattooed
  3. Hip
  4. Sunny
  5. Surf culture

Three reasons people should visit:

  1. Beer
  2. Beach
  3. Tacos

Knowledge about your city to impress your friends and family:

San Diego is known as the craft beer capital of the US!


Favorite place(s) for coffee:

Influx Cafe

Dark Horse Coffee

Better Buzz Coffee

Moniker General

Copa Vida

Favorite place(s) for breakfast/brunch:

Breakfast Republic

Urban Solace

Le Papagayo

Bali Hai

The Mission


Crack Shack

Wow Wow Waffle

Favorite place(s) for lunch:

Tender Greens

San Diego Poke Co.

Liberty Public Market

Carnitas Snack Shack

Mike’s Tacos

Tacos Perla

Fatboys Deli

In n Out


Favorite place(s) for a casual dinner:

Urbn Pizza

Stone Brewing

Soda and Swine

City Tacos



(slightly fancier)


Favorite place(s) for drinks:

Thorn Brewery

Negociant Winery

Polite Provisions

Ballast Point Brewery

Fall Brewing

False Idol/Craft




Favorite place for live music:


The Observatory

The Casbah


Favorite things to do/must visit places:

Point Loma Tide Pools, Coronado Beach/Dog Beach, Torrey Pines hiking trails, Mission Beach boardwalk, all the breweries (Stone is the best one), Sunset Cliffs, North Park (cutest neighborhood), Temecula wineries




P.S. Need another reason to visit? San Diego County produces more avocados than any other place in the country. Yes, please!