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The Best Restaurants in San Diego 2014

From happy hours to hotel bistros, it's our annual (reader-selected!) picks for the best eats in town


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Specific Dishes

Best Burger

Readers’ Pick: Burger Lounge
Runner-up: Nicky Rottens Bar & Burger Joint
Critic’s Pick: Hodad’s

Best Salad

Readers’ Pick: Tender Greens
Runner-up: Sammy’s Woodfired Pizza
Critic’s Pick: Tender Greens

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Best Sandwich

Readers’ Pick: Rubicon Deli
Runner-up: Big Front Door
Critic’s Pick: Mona Lisa Italian Foods

Best Sushi

Readers’ Pick: Sushi Ota
Runner-up: Harney Sushi
Critic’s Pick: Azuki

Best Fries

Readers’ Pick: Burger Lounge
Runner-up: Mezè Greek Fusion
Critic’s Pick: The Smoking Goat

Best Pizza

Readers’ Pick: Pizza Port
Runner-up: Berkeley Pizza
Critic’s Pick: Buona Forchetta

Best Small Plates Menu

Readers’ Pick: Café Sevilla
Runner-up: Searsucker
Critic’s Pick: Cucina Enoteca

Best Fish Taco

Readers’ Pick: Rubio’s
Runner-up: The Brigantine
Critic’s Pick: TJ Oyster Bar

Best Chips and Salsa

Readers’ Pick: Miguel’s Cocina
Runner-up: Puesto
Critic’s Pick: Lucha Libre

Best Burrito

Readers’ Pick: El Zarape
Runner-up: Lucha Libre
Critic’s Pick: Las Cuatro Milpas

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