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Making Plans With Nigel, at Kaya

The original location of Daniel Patterson’s Alta CA was among the few…

Enlist for Jazzy Army Duty, at Fillmore Social Club

Ed Debevic’s diner in Chicago is famed for the surly service, the…

Hayes Valley’s Unpretentious Il Borgo Is Full of Rude Vitality

Every neighborhood has a quiet local institution or two that longtime residents…

Treasure Island’s Mersea Has Excellent Food and Even Better Views

The more time I spend on Treasure Island, the more confusing I…

In-N-Out Managers Rake in $160K a Year, on Average

You know how people used to denigrate fast-food work as “McJobs“? It…

Dirty Birdie: James Syhabout’s Hawking Bird Is All About Kao Mun Gai

Rather than plummet down the rabbit hole of fast casual’s virtues and…

The Vietnamese Flavors at the Reopened MAU Keep Valencia Fresh

Valencia Street just keeps falling. Late 2017 brought a wave of moderate-to-high-profile…

A Reality TV Show Drives Into a Wahl

My dad is the youngest of nine, and I have 34 first…

Smoke Gets In Your Eyes

Now this is a menu. Sometimes you can sit down at a…

Kitava: The Zen Kit(chen) Takes Over a Former Mission McDonald’s

There was a kerfuffle last week when it was announced that the…