Press & Media Coverage

Puerto La Boca 5 star reviews

“Rated #1 Steakhouse in San Diego!”

— ABC News

San Diego Magazine

Critic’s Pick For “Best South American Steakhouse”

More than 7,000 readers voted in our annual poll—and the results are in! Dig into the 260 winners defining San Diego’s food scene in 2018.

Thrillist San Diego

“San Diego's Best Spots for Latin American Foods”

“A popular spot for watching the World Cup or any Argentinian soccer game, Puerto proudly reps its culture…”

San Diego City Beat

Named “Best South American Food Restaurant”

CityBeat's readers poll determines the best food and restaurants in San Diego.

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Taste Of Little Italy: Your Passport To San Diego’s Center Of Deliciousness

Discover why Little Italy is San Diego's tastiest neighborhood one bite — and sip — at a time at the 10th annual Taste of Little Italy.

San Diego Reader

In the Land of Tango and Empanadas

“I tell you, says Patrick Brown, San Diego has the most competitive happy hour on the whole coast. And I’ve researched happy hours from Seattle to San Francisco to L.A. We have the best.”

San Diego Magazine 2

The Ultimate Guide to International Cuisine in San Diego

“Grilled meats are the main event—best devoured with their house-made chimichurri on top. Happy hour holds court at the bar daily, with $4 wines, $8 martinis, and $2.50 for a basket of bread and chimichurri.”

The Foodie Whisperer

Puerto La Boca - Meat, Chimichurri… and Football Championships!

“…And the chimichurri… it’s the kind of thing songs are written about and legends are born of.”


San Diego's Little Italy: A Surviving, Thriving Cultural Jewel

“San Diego’s Little Italy now encompasses almost 50 square city blocks, making it the largest Little Italy in the nation.”