So the man and I recently had dinner at Uptown Tavern here in San Diego, and I wanted to share our experience. Uptown Tavern is a newer addition to the Hillcrest restaurant scene. Located in the old Ono Sushi spot, Uptown Tavern is serving up some intriguing cocktails and delicious comfort food. It’s food you can easily recognize with the volume turned way up. After browsing the menu, Jorge and I decided to theme our dinner: Bacon Extravaganza. From appetizers to desserts, everything we ate had some bacon in it. Before we embarked on our bacon journey, we decided to start with two cocktails – Hibiscus Lemon Drop (recipe below) and Kiwi Tini. Bright and balanced, these drinks were the perfect way to kick off a bold, flavorful meal. Continue reading for more highlights from our dinner at Uptown Tavern.