Downright delicious, macaroni and cheese is one of the most appreciated comfort foods in the country. Instead of boring yourself with boxed mac n’ cheese, get out and celebrate this cheesy concoction with some of the best crafted cuisine San Diego has to offer.
For cheese, spice, and everything nice, Barrel Republic in Oceanside has created Spicy Four Chile Mac & Cheese. A butternut cheese sauce that combines jalapeno, poblano, and red bell peppers is just what cheese lovers everywhere need to put the extra pep in their step. Flavored with ghost chile salt and chile oil, this pasta is the perfect way to seize the day.
For a macaroni and cheese deal, visit Bellamy’s in Escondido. As a part of their Fantastic Foodie Event going on all summer long, Bellamy’s is celebrating National Mac N’ Cheese Day by featuring Lobster Mac ‘N Cheese for just $16 and Prosciutto Mac ‘N Cheese for only $10.
The Truffle Chicken Mac ‘N Cheese at True North Tavern is an elegant alternative to a classic mac. After adding grilled ancho chicken and tender mushrooms, this parmesan pasta is coated in a thick four cheese sauce and topped with fresh herbs and seasonings. A drizzle of truffle oil and a sprinkle of parmesan cheese gives this dish its flavorful finish.
Visit barleymash and treat yourself to a royal feast. The Maine Event takes their delicious white truffle oil and parmesan coated pasta and make it even better by adding anejo tequila and butter-poached Maine lobster meat.
Go big or go home when ordering Mac ‘N Cheese at Hillcrest’s UPTOWN Tavern. Chef Lety serves up the Hamburger Help-Him Mac, made with mornay sauce, ground angus chuck, smoked cheddar and toasted bread crumbs. If you’re in the mood for something spicy, try theBuffalo Mac, which is packed with protein and all things gooey. This dish is made with mornay sauce, buffalo sauce, chicken, bacon, crumbled gorgonzola, toasted bread crumbs and shaved celery.
Craving some southern love on National Mac ‘N Cheese Day? Head over to Brazen BBQ for all the comfort food and fixins your heart desires. Pull up a stool at the Saloon or grab a spot on the table to mac down some Crusty Macaroni & Cheese off of their Premium Sides menu. Add this dish onto a plate of Brisket, Pulled Pork, Trip Tip, Ribs, Chicken, Links or a mix and match of many, or enjoy it on its own.
For a tasty twist on this traditional dish, visit these San Diego restaurants today!