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Coastal Italian Fare Comes to Jack London Square with Lungomare

Coastal Italian Fare Comes to Jack London Square with Lungomare

| February 8, 2013 | 1 Comment

A first impression of Lungomare, Jack London Square’s new Italian-inspired restaurant from Chop Bar’s Chris Pastena.

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Rosamunde Sausage Grill Crosses the Bay to Oakland

Rosamunde Sausage Grill Crosses the Bay to Oakland

| January 10, 2013 | 2 Comments

Following the recent trend of popular San Francisco-based restaurants that have opened up sister spots across the bay, Rosamunde Sausage Grill debuted its latest location last night in downtown’s Old Oakland neighborhood.

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The American Grilled Cheese Kitchen Brings Its Melted Goodness To The Mission

The American Grilled Cheese Kitchen Brings Its Melted Goodness To The Mission

| January 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

The American Grilled Cheese Kitchen has moved into the Mission at 20th and Harrison across the street from flour + water.

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Actual Cafe’s Sal Bednarz Kickstarts a New Venture: Victory Burger

Actual Cafe’s Sal Bednarz Kickstarts a New Venture: Victory Burger

| May 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

Victory Burger, the new venture from Actual Cafe’s Sal Bednarz, hopes to opens its later this year with the help of a Kickstarter campaign that’s currently underway.

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Let Them Cook For You: Haven

Let Them Cook For You: Haven

| January 10, 2012 | 1 Comment

Before you make a reservation at Haven, the latest addition to chef / restauranteur Daniel Patterson’s growing restaurant group, be sure you are hungry. Very hungry.

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Benu: A Meditative Meal

Benu: A Meditative Meal

| November 4, 2011 | 0 Comments

I spent 3 hours reveling in the exquisite 19-course tasting menu at Benu, which was recently awarded with two Michelin stars.

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Umami Burger Comes To The Bay Area

Umami Burger Comes To The Bay Area

| October 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

While some folks are willing to stand in line and wait for hours for the new iPhone 4s, I was committed to getting into the new location of Umami Burger, the famed mini-empire from Los Angeles.

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Getting Drunk on Swine at Chop Bar’s Pig Roast Party

Getting Drunk on Swine at Chop Bar’s Pig Roast Party

| July 18, 2011 | 1 Comment

Yesterday was Chop Bar’s first big roast pork party hosted at the Linden Street Brewery as the event had outgrown their restaurant space. Four big pigs from local farmer John Bledsoe were on deck for the hungry crowd.

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