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Check, Please! Bay Area 100th Episode: Season 8 begins!

Check, Please! Bay Area 100th Episode: Season 8 begins!

| April 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

Check, Please! Bay Area’s 100th episode kicks off Season 8 on Thursday April 11 at 7:30pm on KQED 9. You can also watch the show online!

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Check, Please! Bay Area reviews: Roti Indian Bistro, Chop Bar, Park Tavern

Check, Please! Bay Area reviews: Roti Indian Bistro, Chop Bar, Park Tavern

| October 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

Restaurants reviewed for final episode of Season 7: Roti Indian Bistro (Burlingame), Chop Bar (Oakland), Park Tavern (San Francisco). This special episode included guests: Andrea Kissack, Senior Science Editor at KQED; Raj Mathai, News Anchor; and Thuy Vu, Journalist / Program Host. Host Leslie Sbrocco shares her wine tips about Pinot Envy.

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Check, Please! Bay Area reviews: Bella Trattoria, Outerlands, Greens

Check, Please! Bay Area reviews: Bella Trattoria, Outerlands, Greens

| October 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

San Francisco restaurants reviewed: Bella Trattoria (Southern Italian cuisine), Outerlands (Northern CA cuisine), Greens Restaurant (Vegetarian cuisine). Host Leslie Sbrocco shares her wine tips about Port.

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Check, Please! Bay Area reviews: Loló, Salute E Vita Ristorante, Le Garage

Check, Please! Bay Area reviews: Loló, Salute E Vita Ristorante, Le Garage

| October 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

The tenth episode of the season features these restaurants: Loló Restaurant (San Francisco), Salute E Vita Ristorante (Richmond) and Le Garage (Sausalito). Leslie Sbrocco shares her wine tips about Fortified Wines.

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Check, Please! Bay Area reviews: Café Borrone, Wexler’s, Big 4 Restaurant

Check, Please! Bay Area reviews: Café Borrone, Wexler’s, Big 4 Restaurant

| October 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

Restaurants reviewed: Café Borrone (Italian American cuisine in Menlo Park), Wexler’s (American BBQ in San Francisco), Big 4 Restaurant (New American cuisine in San Francisco). Host Leslie Sbrocco shares her wine tips about Cabernet Sauvignon.

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Check, Please! Bay Area reviews: Source, Morning Due Cafe, Mua

Check, Please! Bay Area reviews: Source, Morning Due Cafe, Mua

| September 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Restaurants reviewed: Source Restaurant (International Organic Vegetarian/Vegan cuisine in San Francisco), Morning Due Cafe (American/Mediterranean cuisine in San Francisco), Mua (New American cuisine in Oakland)

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Check, Please! Bay Area reviews: All Spice, Sorella di Zza’s, Hillstone

Check, Please! Bay Area reviews: All Spice, Sorella di Zza’s, Hillstone

| May 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

Restaurants reviewed: All Spice (San Mateo), Sorella di Zza’s (Oakland), Hillstone (San Francisco)

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Check, Please! Bay Area reviews: Rivoli, The Chairman (Food Truck), Station House Café

Check, Please! Bay Area reviews: Rivoli, The Chairman (Food Truck), Station House Café

| May 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

Restaurants reviewed: Rivoli Restaurant (Berkeley), The Chairman (Food Truck in San Francisco, Bay Area), Station House Café (Point Reyes Station)

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Check, Please! Bay Area reviews: Chef Chu’s, Lanesplitter, chiaroscuro

Check, Please! Bay Area reviews: Chef Chu’s, Lanesplitter, chiaroscuro

| May 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

Restaurants reviewed: Chef Chu’s (Los Altos), Lanesplitter (Oakland), chiaroscuro (San Francisco)

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Check, Please! Bay Area reviews: Back A Yard, Green Chile Kitchen, Bay Wolf

Check, Please! Bay Area reviews: Back A Yard, Green Chile Kitchen, Bay Wolf

| May 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

Check, Please! Bay Area reviews these restaurants: Back A Yard Caribbean American Grill (Menlo Park), Green Chile Kitchen (San Francisco), Bay Wolf Restaurant (Oakland).

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Check, Please! Bay Area Season 7 Premiere: Gamine, Bellanico, Davey Jones Deli

Check, Please! Bay Area Season 7 Premiere: Gamine, Bellanico, Davey Jones Deli

| April 26, 2012 | 1 Comment

The premier episode of season seven features these restaurants: Gamine (San Francisco), Bellanico Restaurant and Wine Bar (Oakland) and Davey Jones Deli (Sausalito).

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How to Open Champagne: Jacques Pepin vs Leslie Sbrocco

How to Open Champagne: Jacques Pepin vs Leslie Sbrocco

| December 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

Happy New Year! Here are two culinary experts sharing radically different approaches to opening a bottle of champagne. Both techniques are excellent skills to cultivate and can be used depending on the mood of the party.

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Check, Please! Bay Area: Izzy’s Steaks and Chops, El Huarache Loco, Helmand Palace

Check, Please! Bay Area: Izzy’s Steaks and Chops, El Huarache Loco, Helmand Palace

| October 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

The final episode of season 6 reviews these San Francisco eateries: Izzy’s Steaks and Chops, El Huarache Loco, Helmand Palace. Leslie’s last wine tip of the season is quite dramatic: Opening Champagne Using a Saber.

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Check, Please! Bay Area: Café Aquarius, Tanguito, VEGA

Check, Please! Bay Area: Café Aquarius, Tanguito, VEGA

| October 20, 2011 | 1 Comment

The eleventh episode of season six features these restaurants: Café Aquarius (Emeryville), Tanguito Argentinean Grill & Empanadas (San Francisco) and VEGA (San Francisco).

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