Del Rosa Taco Tia location to become The Flame Broiler


The last remaining San Bernardino Taco Tia, at 2535 Del Rosa Ave., closed earlier this year.

A banner has gone up at the former location indicating that The Flame Broiler will be taking its place.

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Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day eve with a food truck lunch

The folks at San Bernardino’s Third Thursdays Food Fest are celebrating St. Patrick’s Day a day early, and so can you.

They’ve got six food trucks lined up for tomorrow’s (March 16) event, which takes place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the City Hall parking lot on the south side of Court Street, between D and E streets in downtown San Bernardino.

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San Bernardino Third Thursday Food Fest cancelled (again)

If you were hoping to have a delicious food truck lunch in downtown San Bernardino today (January 19), you’re out of luck.

For the second month in a row, the Third Thursday Food Fest has been cancelled due to inclement weather.

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Visit our Inland Empire newsrooms to help feed the hungry this holiday season

scng-feeding-america-food-driveWant to help hungry folks right here in the Inland Empire this holiday season?

Simply stop by one of our Inland Empire newsrooms and drop off non-perishable food. The donations will be delivered to Feeding America Riverside | San Bernardino, which will get the food to people who need it.

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Two trucks making their debut at Third Thursdays Food Fest in San Bernardino today

sb-third-thursdays-november-2016We’re huge fans of the monthly Third Thursdays Food Fest in San Bernardino, and today’s (November 17) event brings two more reasons to be excited.

Two trucks are making their debut: 13 Ice Cream and Street Kitchen!

Street Kitchen is new to us, but we’ve long been fans of 13 Ice Cream’s delicious traditional — and non-traditional — ice creams.

What to expect? Besides the usual strawberry and cookies and cream flavors, how about spinach, kale or broccoli? No? How about marigold, saltine or garlic?

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San Bernardino ranked as one of the worst cities for foodies — again

Here we go again.

Back in 2013, a real estate website, Movoto, compiled a list of “America’s Worst Cities for Food Lovers,” and San Bernardino landed at the top of the list.

Last week, it was WalletHub’s turn.

The personal finance website posted its list of “2016’s Best & Worst Foodie Cities,” and guess what?

Yep. San Bernardino loses again.

But … it’s not as bad as Fontana, apparently.

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Super Pizza Hut debuts today in north San Bernardino

Super Pizza HutThe long-gestating Super Pizza Hut opens today (August 30) in north San Bernardino.

During a pre-opening military appreciation day on Sunday, I was able to take a peek at the new location.

I was told that the first-of-its-kind restaurant was the nation’s largest Pizza Hut, and I don’t doubt it.

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Del Tacos testing new ‘platos’ at select Inland Empire locations

Del Taco recently introduced its new platos at select locations in San Bernardino, Redlands, Colton, Loma Linda and Riverside.

The platos come with a choice of either a wet burrito, two fish tacos or two street tacos, plus cilantro lime rice, beans and chips and salsa.

Prices range from $6.49 to $7.49.

It appears to be a second go-round for Del Taco’s platos. They were also tested about a year ago in the Sacramento area.

If you’re interested in trying them for yourself, head to one of these locations:

  • Colton: 834 W. Valley Blvd.; 1010 E. Washington St.
  • Loma Linda: 24898 Redlands Blvd.
  • Redlands: 1624 W. Redlands Blvd.; 602 E. Redlands Blvd.
  • Riverside: 3487 Arlington Ave.; 4407 Brockton Ave; 6333 Riverside Ave.; 1255 University Ave.; 3199 Van Buren Blvd.
  • San Bernardino: 272 E. 40th St.; 2665 S. Waterman Ave.