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Check, Please! Bay Area Season 5: episode 3 (503)

Check, Please! Bay Area Season 5: episode 3 (503)

| May 20, 2010 | 1 Comment

The third episode of the season features these restaurants: Lahore Karahi, Patio Filipino and Sam’s Grill and Seafood Restaurant.

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Check, Please! Bay Area Season 5: episode 2 (502)

Check, Please! Bay Area Season 5: episode 2 (502)

| May 13, 2010 | 1 Comment

The second episode of the season features these restaurants: Pomelo, deedee’s and Farina Focaccia & Cucina Italiana.

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Check,  Please! Bay Area Season 5 Premiere

Check, Please! Bay Area Season 5 Premiere

| May 6, 2010 | 0 Comments

Check, Please! Bay Area Season 5 premieres Thursday May 6th at 7:30pm on KQED 9HD.

In addition to a slew of new appetizing local restaurant reviews, Season 5 is launching with a redesigned website. The new site provides improved navigation capabilities as well as social media tools. Starting with Season 5, in addition to the watching the entire program online, you will be able to watch short videos of each restaurant on the restaurant information pages.

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Food and Wine This Week: Chinese New Year

Food and Wine This Week: Chinese New Year

| February 27, 2010 | 1 Comment

Bay Area Bites bloggers, Thy Tran and Stephanie Im join Leslie Sbrocco, host of Check, Please! Bay Area in a new local food and wine segment on This Week in Northern California. This week, the conversation is about celebrating the food and traditions of the Chinese New Year.

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Bay Area Bites joins Check, Please! on This Week in Northern CA

Bay Area Bites joins Check, Please! on This Week in Northern CA

| January 30, 2010 | 1 Comment

Bay Area Bites bloggers, Michael Procopio and Stephanie Rosenbaum join Leslie Sbrocco, host of Check, Please! Bay Area in a new local food and wine segment on This Week in Northern California. This week, the conversation is about restaurants and the recession and underground food markets.

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Cutting Corners: Tipping in a Down Economy

Cutting Corners: Tipping in a Down Economy

| January 29, 2010 | 6 Comments

2009 was a rough year for restaurants in San Francisco and (if January is any indicator) 2010 isn’t going to be a bed of truffles and lollipops either. As a 20-year veteran of the restaurant industry, I cringe.

Have you taken a look at the list of restaurants that closed their doors in the past year?

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Check, Please! Bay Area Season 5! Apply to be a guest reviewer.

Check, Please! Bay Area Season 5! Apply to be a guest reviewer.

| January 16, 2010 | 2 Comments

KQED is seeking guests for Season 5 of Check, Please! Bay Area. Potential reviewers who would like to tell the Bay Area about their favorite local eatery–anything from a four-star destination to your local cafe or street food from a traveling truck–are encouraged to complete the online application. Applications must be received by Thursday, January 21, 2010.

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Check, Please! Barack Obama

Check, Please! Barack Obama

| January 6, 2009 | 4 Comments

Well, they’re all saying that Barack Obama is our first president in a long time to be just a “regular guy.” And what do “regular guys” do, just like you and me? They go out to eat, and then they go on Check, Please! and they talk about it!
No, I’m totally serious. Barack Obama will be on Chicago’s Check, Please! (the original incarnation of the show, by the way) on January 16th, 18th, and 20th, according to the Dixie Kitchen & Bait Shop website.

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