The temperature is cooling off, the blankets are out, and heaters/fireplaces are fired up once again. ALL this can mean only one thing: it's SOUP SEASON! Okay, so it can mean other things as well, but it especially means the time of year where hot, delicious bowls of select soups are the go-to comfort food. So, here's some select Stockton food spots offering some yummy soups you need to try - or repeatedly enjoy again and again!
Aside from amazing entrees and sides, Don Luis is serving up some great hearty soups. Whether it's Menudo, Pozole, or Albondigas, you'll be sure to have your comfort food craving met at this popular spot.
Some say chowder. Some say "chow-dah." Whether you say it like you're from Stockton or Boston, Clam Chowder is always a warm and creamy treat. Head over to FED where they're serving plenty of this famous New England treat.
Located on Center Street just a couple blocks up from the University Plaza Waterfront Hotel, Saigon Bowl is serving up some of their traditional soups. Their options include Pho, the Spicy Beef Noodle Bun Bo Hue, Egg Noodle Chicken-Mi Ga and so much more. Whichever you choose, you're bound to be satisfied.
Stop by Octavio's and enjoy their tasty Menudo and chicken soup they have on the menu for you. Also, don't be afraid to pair it with some of their Fish Tacos or a Shrimp Enchilada. Sure, you might not be able to move after, but it'll be absolutely worth it!
Located over on West Lane, this spot prides itself on the pairing of presentation and flavor - and their soups are no exception. Choose from the Zuppa Toscana, Tomato Bisque, Stonebrier Chilli, and their House Made Stew (and maybe the Butternut Squash Soup) and indulge yourself in a flavorful treat.
Something you can count on with a Mexican soup is that a) it will definitely keep you warm and b) it is bound to taste amazing. El Chigando Chido will provide both for you with their Pozole, Birria, and Menudo. Just mentioning them is bound to make your mouth water - but just in case it doesn't, check the image below!
Whirlow's has a delicious mix of great American food - from hamburgers to pulled pork to grilled salmon. Why not pair one of those dishes with a great bowl of soup? You should especially choose their yummy Split Pea Soup!
They may be well known for serving up mouthwatering pasta, but that's not all they got. Whether it's Minestrone or Clam Chowder, you are bound to fall in love with either bowl of goodness. Plus, throw in some garlic bread for dipping!