Visit Shimbashi Izakaya for Incredible Cuisine and an Authentic Experience

Some days, you need to break out of the ordinary and go out somewhere exciting for lunch or dinner. In Del Mar, there are many choices for a scrumptious meal, but there are very few restaurants like Shimbashi Izakaya. Located at the Del Mar Plaza, the seasonal Japanese tapas and sake bar has authentic cuisine, […]

Rally Before the Races: Where to Eat and Drink Before Making Your Way to the Racetrack

One of the great things about the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club’s summer season is that it’s so accessible. You can easily spend a weekend day gambling (and perhaps enjoying a concert) at the track, or stop by after work to spice up a weekday evening. Races happen Wednesday through Sunday until early September, and gates […]

Everything You Need to Rock This Month’s Twilight Concerts

We’re midway through the Twilight Concert Series season, and if you’ve been to a couple shows already, you’re probably pretty experienced in how to make the best of your night out. Because every show starts at sunset and continues until the stars are shining, it’s easy to have a magical, memorable time. With just two […]

More Mimosas, Please—Start Your Weekend off Right with These Great Del Mar Brunch Spots

One of the best things about Del Mar is that it’s brunch season all year long. No matter the month, you can grab a table and dine al fresco while enjoying fresh California cuisine and a mimosa (or two) at one of the award-winning restaurants at the Del Mar Plaza. Whether you’re a local, coming […]

Food, Drinks & Live Music—Why You Should Order a Gourmet Beach Box Before Heading out to This Month’s Twilight Concert

The Twilight Concert Series is in full swing! If you were one of the thousands of people who came out to see the Blue Eyed Soul Band or The Next Best Thing To Journey, then you know the importance of grabbing a premier seat on the grass in time for the show to start. Order […]

3 Ways to Make Opening Day of the Del Mar Races Your Most Glam Event Yet

It seems like every year, the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club’s race season gets more and more popular. People from all over the country visit Del Mar to experience the excitement and festivity. With celebrities making appearances and the who’s who of Southern California mingling about, it’s not just an opportunity to bet on the ponies. […]

Mark Your Calendar for This Summer’s Twilight Concert Series

Summer is here and in Del Mar, that means one thing. Sure, the ocean water is warmer and the days are longer, but in our city, summer is all about the Summer Twilight Concert Series. For a few days out of the year, locals and visitors flock to Powerhouse Park to listen to live music […]