Sunny Side Kitchen in San Diego, California

Four San Diego Eateries Featured in Yelp's "Top 100 Places to Eat in the US" for 2024

Yelp announced its 2024 "Top 100 Places to Eat in the U.S." on Tuesday, and among the list, four restaurants from San Diego County have been recognized, including one in the top three.

Highlighted below are the four San Diego County restaurants featured in Yelp’s latest list, along with their rankings:

Ranked No. 3: Sunny Side Kitchen (155 S. Orange St., Escondido) - [Website](
Sunny Side Kitchen, run by husband and wife duo Kate and Bob Carpenter, offers a homely experience reminiscent of a personal kitchen, complete with unique, vintage chairs and homemade, vegan soups. Kate, a former food journalist, transitioned from interviewing chefs to selling her own baked items and paninis at local farmers' markets, eventually opening this cozy 660-square-foot shop in 2015.

Ranked No. 16: Crafted Greens (745 Jamacha Rd., El Cajon) - [Website](
Crafted Greens prides itself on serving fresh, homemade meals daily, using locally sourced ingredients. A favorite among patrons is the Free Range Chicken Club, which includes arugula, slow-roasted tomatoes, bacon, and white cheddar in an artisan roll. This is a return to the list for Crafted Greens, having previously been featured in Yelp’s Top 100 in 2019.

Ranked No. 40: Rosemarie’s Burgers (3852 Mission Blvd., Mission Beach, San Diego) - [Website]( Rosemarie's Burgers, situated in San Diego, is a successful mobile kitchen venture founded by Chef Nick, an ex-Army member turned executive chef. After culinary school, Chef Nick gained experience working with distinguished chefs, training in Asia, and managing various restaurants.

Ranked No. 53: Peace Pies (4230 Voltaire St., Point Loma Heights, San Diego) - [Website](
Peace Pies is known for its creative and health-conscious menu, offering vegan, raw, gluten-free, and soy-free options. Their menu ranges from pies, pizzas, and salads to wraps, entrees, dried goods, desserts, chocolates, and more, all made with ingredients sourced from the region.

Crafted Greens 745 Jamacha Rd., El Cajon
Rosemarie’s Burgers 3852 Mission Blvd., Mission Beach, San Diego
Peace Pies 4230 Voltaire St., Point Loma Heights, San Diego

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