On February 1st, 2013, the Grande Colonial officially celebrates its 100 year anniversary as a cornerstone of the La Jolla and San Diego community. Watch our Centennial video here.
Hotel management and employees bury a time capsule underneath the hotel containing a collection of items relevant to the hotel, our community and to our present day. The capsule was dedicated with a permanent plaque inviting those who come after us to remember us and the time in which we lived by opening the capsule on February 1st, 2113.
NINE-TEN Sous Chef, Ramon Bojorquez, premieres as a "cheftestant" on season 11 of Bravo TV's Emmy and James Beard Award-winning series, “Top Chef", filmed in New Orleans. Ramon joins only a handful of other San Diego chefs who have been invited to compete on the show.