In less than a week, San Diego locals will take their culinary interests to the streets of Little Italy to socialize with fellow foodies and experience Dishcrawl—a hip new dining concept taking over San Diego that's all about food, fun and exploration. On Tuesday, June 4th, Dishcrawl will take participants on a tour of four Little Italy restaurants and offer a meet and greet with chefs and owners to explore the inspiration behind each delectable dish. The Busalacchi Restaurants are no strangers to Little Italy Restaurant Crawls; in fact, we sponsored San Diego Foursquare Day last month with Social Media Club San Diego where each participant got to try appetizers, desserts and wines at each of our four location. You can check out the event recap, "Foursquare Day: Check In to Fun" online. And now we're excited to announce that Cafe Zucchero will be a part of Dishcrawl's upcoming event and [...]
Every year, Italy draws in hundreds of thousands of tourists who flock to Tuscany for the ultimate Vino Italiano experience. Their region of choice? Chianti. With all due respect to Italy's most famous wine, we happen to adore many other regions of Italian wine that are often untouched by foreign tourists. We believe in the small wineries run by generations of passionate, expert winemakers. We believe in bottles not based on their special discounted price at Bevmo, but rather in the unique, rich soil these grapes have grown in for centuries. Italy Wine Tasting When planning a wine tasting trip throughout Italy, we suggest that you work your way from North to South. Northern Italy produces fantastic acidic wine, while Southern Italy pumps out heavy, highly alcoholic wine. So, just as you move from white to red, give your palette the most balanced experience and go from North to South. [...]
In the heart of Hillcrest, stands Busalacchi’s A Modo Mio—a two-year-old gem and successor to the original Busalacchi’s on Fifth. A Modo Mio has brought joy and happiness to many by always offering delicious Sicilian cuisine and great company. Of all the Joe Busalacchi restaurants in San Diego, A Modo Mio is the casual restaurant destination featuring a modern interior and Tuscan patio. From our kind wait staff to our freshly made pasta, A Modo Mio is fast becoming one of Hillcrest’s finest hangouts for intimate dinners and bar crowds. Please join us as we celebrate our two-year anniversary and we hope you will come to visit us in the many years to come.