When you are walking the streets of downtown San Diego at some stage in Comic-Con, you are nearly assured to work up a Hulk-like appetite.
Fear now not, Comic-Con site visitors: We’ve picked some spots which can be walking distance to the Convention Center and providing specific Comic-Con themed specials.
And take into account: If you are attending the conference, many eating places/bars are even offering deals or discounts if you definitely display your badge!
— A cross-to restaurant/bar for many Gaslamp Quarter traffic, barleymash is all over again inside the Comic-Con temper with a lineup of themed dishes and beverages. Starting July 18, drop by means of for The Caped Crusader mac and cheese and The Riddler dessert (a double fudge chocolate cake with house-made mint ice cream). If you’re inside the mood for an alcoholic beverage, get the Poison Ivy (a mixture of Herradura Blanco tequila, cucumber, mint, agave, lime, and tajin) or the Brews Wayne Juicy Hazy IPA, which is a collaboration among barleymash and Thorn St. Brewing.
— One of San Diego’s maximum famous breakfast eating places is extending its hours into dinnertime at its East Village vicinity just for Comic-Con, and they’ll be serving up some tremendous hero-stimulated dishes and beverages to rejoice the week.
Here’s a number of what’s going to be at the unique dinner menu from July 18-21 (3 p.M.-nine p.M.):
— Justice League Mac ‘n’ Cheese: Macaroni topped with shrimp, BR’s well-known Jurassic Pork bacon, cheddar cheese sauce, and parmesan cheese.
— Daredevil Burger: Hamburger with asadero cheese, roasted jalapeno peppers, roasted tomatoes, avocado, jalapeno aioli, and a fried egg.
— Hunky Hulk: Infused with muddled basil and cucumber, gin, lemon juice, and easy syrup.
— The Dark Knight: Cold brew, horchata vodka, Kahlua and chocolate bitters.
— Marvel-Rita: Muddled serrano, pineapple, mezcal, tequila, lemon juice, and a tajin rim.
For Comic-Con week, one of the extra famous locations for a fast chunk at super costs can have two all-beef warm dogs for $five, as well as a Chicago-style warm canine for $3.50. You can also get Mini Play bags of CrunchTime Popcorn for $2.49 each. Plus, for candy treats, get ice cream cookie sandwiches for $6.Seventy five or frozen dipped bananas for $2.75 (plain) or $three.Forty-five (with nuts).
— It’s all about Nintendo’s Mario Brothers for Comic-Con week at this popular Italian eating place in Coronado. The eatery is serving up the Super Mario Brothers Meatballs (residence-made beef and pork meatballs filled with creamy ricotta and served with house-made marinara, to be had for $12) and Mario Marsala (sautéed fowl breast with sparkling mushrooms in Marsala wine sauce, priced at $28). The Luigi Martini, made with gin, dry vermouth, Cointreau, grenadine and orange juice, may also be available for $14.
— One of the most up to date hangout spots in downtown San Diego may have a unique drink just for the week of the conference. Known as Dr. Banner’s Wellness Elixir, the $12 concoction is a special combination of Malahat Spiced Rum, RumHaven Coconut Rum, coconut milk, clean lime juice, Coco Lopez coconut cream and matcha garnished with sparkling mint. Punch Bowl Social is serving the Con-themed cocktail on July 15-21.
— Searsucker has come through with uniquely themed specials for Comic-Con visitors in latest years, and this yr’s menus are not any unique.
The popular downtown spot could have the Tribute to Stan Lee specialty cocktail menu, in honor of the superb comedian book author/publisher. You can toast to Mr. Lee’s accomplishments with beverages including the “Stan the Man” (Grey Goose vodka, Lillet Blanc, apricot, passion fruit, pineapple, lime, cardamom and mint), the “Dr. Doom” (cucumber, gin, bruised mint, lime and soda), or the “Cameo” (Remy 1738 cognac, peach, Campari, tropical Red Bull).