Dining

Trader Joe’s Opens to Scuffle with Vegan Activists

The subterranean Trader Joe’s at Fourth and Market streets opened today with…

 

Eat: Knock Your Phlox Off

Like the classic Nintendo game Castlevania, some eateries change drastically between day…

 

Drink: Let’s Rum-ble

Guilt gnaws at me whenever I write kind words about an expensive…

 

James Beard Semifinalists Announced

The James Beard Foundation announced its restaurant and chef semifinalists this morning, with…

Duck Fat Smashed Pinto Alert!

When it opened in 2002, the Alameda Marketplace anchored a colorless stretch…

Comal Trumps the Taco Bowl

“Virtually all Americans have an immigrant story in our ancestors’ past,” Matt…

Two Years in the Making, Verve Hits the Castro

The only thing the Castro needs less of than cafes is commercial…

The Younger Lovers

Ramen, pastries, day-old bagels: San Francisco knows what it means to wait…

Eat: Serpentine, 10 Years On

The point at which New American begins to tip into fine dining…

Fort Point Beer Co. Cranks it Up for Beer Week

Less militarized than Fleet Week and way more fun than Cholera Awareness…