Neiman's is housed in one of Carlsbad's oldest and most striking buildings, which began as two mansions, mirrored in image. There is a narrow area for patio dining and naturally that is where I eat.... more
Barry, VT Member "Spartan," organized a VT Meeting for Laura, "hayward68" at Samba's and that is how I discovered it.
The restaurant is in a free standing building at the entrance of a shopping... more
After appetizer's at another restaurant, we decided to go to the Claim Jumper for dessert...there is nothing small about this place and the desserts didn't disappoint. Well this was actually the first... more
Fun for everyone, this chain has a prime location in Carlsbad right next to the Flower Fields in the former Pea Soup Andersen's restaurant. You'll still know it by the landmark windmill, visible from... more
Horrible!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I went there with a bunch of friends (6 including myself) and they took my credit card way before we even ordered food (red flag!), then right before the food came they... more
Memories of Southern Italy" are evoked by this "North County find", the "cute" Carlsbad branch of the Vigilucci's family of eateries where "lively, authentic" cooking, and "good value" leave lots of... more
When Spartan announced a surprise birthday VT Meeting for his lovely bride, Laruie Jeanne at Benihana in Carlsbad I was happy to join for two reasons, first to see everyone and second to have dinner... more
A sports bar that provides a great atmosphere for watching games and eating delicious food. Can be a bit crowded during the lunch hour (and sporting events) but the service is first-rate and food top... more
Welcome to my Carlsbad page,
Water might be considered the theme of this charming beach resort town for a couple of reasons. It states on the Carlsbad website that, "Much of greater Carlsbad was part...
Like many Californian coastal communities, Spanish explorers were mapping and settling areas all along the California coast line. Don Gaspar de Portola found his way and claimed the territory for the...
I was driving through Carlbad on the way from San Diego to my first large VT meeting in Oceanside on 12 April 2003, just two days after coming to the USA for the first time. More, I... almost stayed...
I have been fortunate to have stayed in Carlsbad for 4 months early last year and nearby for 6 months this year. Even when my work assignments are south in San Diego, I still venture north to Carlsbad...