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Old Mandarin Islamic Restaurant:  A Warm Pot on the Edge of August

Old Mandarin Islamic Restaurant: A Warm Pot on the Edge of August

| July 27, 2010 | 1 Comment

At that moment, I felt blessed by San Francisco, its ridiculous micro-climates. It was the edge of the city, it was the edge of August, the time when tomatoes just a few miles inland start to pucker and weigh down their vines, and I was going to eat a “warm pot” — not because someone on Yelp recommended I do so, but because it just felt right.

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