SoMa: Former A16 chef and noted Italophile Liza Shaw is opening a sophisticated sounding sandwich shop called Merigan Sub Shop at 2nd and Brannan this fall. Items will include a roast beef sandwich with horseradish ricotta; a porchetta s...
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Brenda Chef Brenda Buenviaje of Brenda's French Soul Food announces to Tablehopper today that she and wife/business partner Libby Truesdell are opening a new café in a smoke shop space a couple doors down called Libby Jane Caf&#...
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Alice, Michelle... thoughts? Despite the nearby influence of Alice Waters and her Edible Schoolyard Project, students at Berkeley High School, by and large, eat like crap. A new piece in the San Francisco Chronicle notes that Berkele...
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La Urbana, that new "mezcaleria" and restaurant we told you about that's coming to the corner of Divisadero and Grove from the people behind Union Square's Colibri, has just fixed its eyesore problem with a cool new mural that will stay ...
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The new, highly necessary wind screen. The new replacement venue on the former Medjool rooftop, now El Techo de Lolinda (translation: the Lolinda rooftop), makes its public debut on Monday, May 13. As we told you previously, there wi...
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No sooner were we done talking about Forbes Island and this week of fires the restaurant industry is having, but Mission Mission reports on a fire underway in what looks like the back portion of Little Baobab (3388 19th Street). We'll up...
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It's been a bad week for fires, after Oakland's Merritt Bakery shut down indefinitely due to a fire on Wednesday, and today brings news of another at the iconic Forbes Island lighthouse restaurant at Fisherman's Wharf. According to KTVU,...
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The long vacant Water Lounge space at 5634 College Avenue in Oakland came back on the market this past winter after a deal fell through, and today Grub Street discovers that it has a new tenant. Something by the name of Bourbon and Beef ...
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Bacon Bacon's bacon bouquet. You may recall that a couple months back, Bacon Bacon was facing down complaints from a couple of neighbors in their Ashbury Heights/Frederick Knob location at the Ashbury Market (205A Frederick Street). ...
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The 2013 edition of San Francisco Cocktail Week has been canceled, as Eater is reporting. Organizer H. Joseph Ehrmann, the owner of Elixir, says that conflicts surrounding the America's Cup races, which would have coincided with the cock...
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