La Mesa Chamber announces restaurants for `Taste of La Mesa’

The La Mesa Chamber of Commerce has announced the restaurants participating at the fifth annual “Taste of La Mesa” food tasting event to be held starting at 5 p.m. on Monday, June 10 at the La Mesa Community Center, 4975 Memorial Dr.
Among the participating restaurants: Anthony’s Fish Grotto, bistro/sixty, BJ’s, Brigantine Restaurant of La Mesa, Cali Comfort BBQ Restaurant & Sports Bar, Casa De Pico, Charcoal House Steakhouse and Music Bar, Claim Jumper, Continental Catering, Edible Arrangements, El Pollo Loco – La Mesa, El Torito La Mesa, Foster’s Lemon Drop Café & BBQ, Gingham, Grove Pastry Shop, Hacienda Casa Blanca Mexican Restaurant, Haritna Mediterranean Restaurant, Himalayan Cuisine, Holiday Inn – La Mesa, Hooleys Irish Pub & Grill, Laylah’s Patties & Jerk, Marcella June’s Coffee Lounge, Perfect Everytime Catering, Riviera Supper Club, Round Table Pizza, Rubio’s, Sycuan Casino, Tarantino Gourmet Sausages, Terra American Bistro, The Vine Cottage, Trattoria Tiramisu, Panda Express Restaurants, Karl Strauss Brewery, San Pasqual Winery and All The Perks Espresso Cafe.
In addition to eating, a silent auction will be held. Parking is free and shuttle service will be provided. Tickets begin at $35 per person. VIP tickets, costing $50 per person, includes preferred parking and early admission. To RSVP or download a ticket order form, visit, or send an e-mail to, or phone 465-7700.
Sycuan Casino is the presenting sponsor. Other sponsors include RestaurantConnect!, La Mesa Courier, San Diego Gas & Electric, The East County Herald, Viejas Band of Kumeyaay Indians, Virginia Napierskie – H & N Construction, Borrego Springs Bank, Carl Burger Dodge-Chrysler-Jeep-RAM, Fairfield Development L.P., Prudential California Realty, San Diego Association of Realtors, All Things Bright & British, Auto Club of Southern California, California Bank & Trust, Edward Jones – La Mesa, Families 1st Law and Mediation, Kirk Paving, Inc. North Island Credit Union, Rockscapes Unlimited, Inc., Tarantino Gourmet Sausages, Events with Pizazz, Nights of the Sound Table, Village Studio Photography, AAA Imaging, Advanced Shuttle, Karl Strauss Brewery, San Pasqual Winery, Excell Security/XL Staffing, Inc., Jejjoni Sign MFG, Alterra & Pravada at Grossmont Trolley, and