A bartender at Callie Restaurant in the East Village. Image from the restaurant’s Facebook page

Who says good food doesn’t come cheap?

The Michelin Guide Wednesday announced 45 restaurants across the state, including five in San Diego, as recipients of its Bib Gourmand designation that recognizes good food at reasonable prices.

According to Michelin, eateries that receive the designation offer “a full menu of a starter, main course and dessert, making it possible to order two courses and a glass of wine or dessert for around $40 or less,” excluding tax and tip.

Here’s a list of San Diego-area eateries that made the grade:

A full list of Bib Gourmand selections will be available on the Michelin Guide smartphone app next Tuesday, when the guide’s Star selections will also be announced.

City News Service contributed to this article.

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