Juniper and Ivy, located on the outskirts of San Diego's Little Italy, offers "Refined American Food with Left Coast Edge" Courtesy of Acclaimed Chef Richard Blais.

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Monday, February 12, 2018

20 Must-Try Dishes to Call Yourself a True San Diegan

With its inventive fare and forward-thinking menu, chef Richard Blais’ Little Italy restaurant is one of the city’s modern day restaurant icons. The carne crudo asado, Korean fried quail and ahi tuna Wellington are all first-rate, but no visit is complete without the Yodel. For this showstopper of a dessert, hot chocolate is poured over a chocolate cylinder revealing chocolate cookie crumbs, white chocolate and strawberries.


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Friday, January 12, 2018

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Chef Richard's New Cook Book








Now available for purchase at Juniper & Ivy Restaurant 

$30

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Zagat: 7 Biscuits Worth Waking Up For in San Diego

"We recommend ordering it with foie gras butter for more melt-in-your-mouth goodness."

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Modern Luxury - The Restaurant Issue 2016



San Diego Union Tribune - San Diego's 30 newest summer sweet treats



"This cloud of deliciousness starts with a base of salty chopped Marcona topped with a layer of creamy chocolate, a scoop of coconut sorbet, with hints of kaffir lime and a baked pavlova meringue on top..."

Fox 5 News - OpenTable's 100 'Hottest Restaurant's in America'


SAN DIEGO — Online restaurant reservation site OpenTable Wednesday released its list of the 100 “hottest restaurants in America” for 2016, with San Diego eateries Juniper & Ivy and Kettner Exchange making the cut.
The list reflects the combined opinions of more than 5 million restaurant reviews submitted between March 1, 2015, and Feb. 29 by verified OpenTable diners for more than 20,000 restaurants in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to the website.