it’s always beach season in san diego, and now it’s picnic season, too. if you’re stuck for ideas on beach friendly snacks and goodies, we can help. take a look below at some of our favorite beach picnic food ideas. some are diy, and some you can find only at bfd.
takeout food is fast and convenient when you’re on a limited lunch break or heading out to some outdoor activity or other, but it’s not always the healthiest choice. luckily, big front door has plenty of gourmet sandwiches, salads, and other goodies made from scratch that hit the spot and help you feel good about yourself, too. for a little extra feel-good, try our grub paired with a perfect craft beer from our in-house selection. you’ll never view carryout food the same again.
looking for a fun upcoming event to bring your food to go? check out these options throughout spring and summer:
a picnic is always a good idea. especially here in san diego where the parks and outdoor spaces available for picnicking range from gorgeous to so-unbelievably-beautiful-it-hurts. but the truth is, even in paradise, planning a picnic can be a bit of a chore when it comes to figuring out what to make and how to pack it so it travels well.
they say breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but lunch is probably more crucial. not only does lunchtime offer a much-needed break during work, but it also provides a boost of fuel to keep you trucking until 5 p.m. so why waste this vital meal on greasy drive-thru, last night’s leftovers, or a boring peanut butter and jelly?
if you want something fast, delicious, and chock full of fresh ingredients for lunch, big front door has a gourmet deli sandwich for you. and since deciding which one to choose can be difficult, let us save you some of your limited lunch break time with this handy guide of 4 must-have deli sandwiches from our menu:
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everyone knows new year’s resolutions are easy to make but hard to keep, especially with vague and subjective goals like “eating healthier.” does that mean eliminating junk food entirely? cooking all your own meals instead of eating out? trying one of the many fad diets currently trending on social media?
figuring out how to define an “eating healthy” resolution is almost as hard as maintaining it for an entire year, but here’s a helpful tip: eating healthy is incredibly easy when your healthy food choices are also delicious. for proof, look no further than the salad menu at big front door.
visitors and tourists always tell us how lucky we are to live in san diego, especially during the winter. instead of shoveling snow and hoping our cars start in the morning, we get to enjoy a variety of outdoor holiday events—sometimes wearing flip-flops!
while most of these events feature food of some sort, you can count on long lines and high prices. so why not bring takeout food with you? this year, save time and money—order your food in advance and swing by big front door on your way to these unique san diego holiday events.
everyone says breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but a satisfying lunch can mean the difference between a productive afternoon and a burnt-out, nap-craving, clock-watching remainder of the workday. if you’re sick of drive-thru options and tired of homemade peanut butter and jelly (or last night’s leftovers), big front door offers gourmet deli sandwiches, soups, and salads that’ll hit the spot—and make your co-workers jealous. not sure what to choose? check out our current sandwich specials:
when anyone asks us to choose our favorite gourmet sandwich on the bfd menu, it’s hard not to say “all of them.” and while we’re happy to make recommendations based on preferred ingredients and dietary needs, sometimes it’s best to consult the experts: our loyal customers.