Indigo Grill, 1536 India St., San Diego, CA 92101; (619) 234-6802; (619) 269-3033; indigogrill.com; California Modern; $$$. Indigo Grill has earned a reputation as one of the city’s most recognized and celebrated dining landmarks. The menu draws heavily on Latin influences and places an emphasis on shareable items such as anticucho boards, small plates and bold crostinos. The restaurant is almost always overflowing with patrons eager to taste the unique blends of flavors in the drinks and food. Longtime Indigo Grill fans know they can count on original favorites such as the Crusted Brie with jalapeno jelly and honey roasted garlic on toasted artisan bread. For dinner, try the Jalapeno Cilantro Pappardelle with prawns, roasted pineapple, red bells, chile butter and rajas. The beverage program includes a nice variety of wine options as well as several local draught beer selections.
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