Acme Bread Co.

  • Dining

    December 4, 2013
  • Blogs

    September 4, 2013

    Taco Pop-Up Tango & Stache Expands to Brunch and Regional Mexican Dinners

    If you're familiar with the S.F. pop-up scene at all, you're probably familiar with Tango & Stache, the roving taco pop-up that draws its flavors from cocktails like the negroni and the bloody Mary. You can find proprietor Joshua Wilder Oakley and his fabulous mustache slinging tacos at the Alchemis ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 10, 2012

    Pal's Third Anniversary Party: The Return of the Coffee-Rubbed Pulled Pork Sandwich

    What: Mission Community Market's Opening DayWhen: Friday, April 20 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.Where: Pal's Takeaway (located inside Tony's Market) on 24th StreetCost: Pal's bread-surrounded creations cost $8.50The Rundown: Pal's Takeaway is rolling out the big subs for a third year anniversary party. For ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 29, 2011

    Plow's Amazing Fried Chicken Sandwich

    BunrabJust another reason to go to Plow.​​Maxine Siu and Joel Bleskacek's Plow is deservedly considered one of the best breakfast/brunch spots in the city. Immaculately conceived and executed home fries, lemon-ricotta pancakes worth scuffling over, and dish after dish of homey American brea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2011

    This Saturday: Slow Food Crab Feed

    ​What: 5th Annual Slow Crabs Dinner Where: Women's Building When: Saturday, Dec. 3, 6 p.m. Cost: $60 Slow Food members, $65 general admission The rundown: Roll in the start of Dungeness Crabs eating season with the folks at Slow Food San Francisco. The feed will be cooked by California Culina ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 13, 2011

    The Five Best Breads in San Francisco

    J Rodman Jr./flickrAcme baguettes.Back in the 1980s, the Bay Area led the renaissance of artisanal baking, and you can still sense that depth of experience in every complimentary bread plate, every $8 sandwich, and every grocery store in San Francisco. We take good bread for granted, no longer paus ... More >>

  • Music

    July 6, 2011
  • Blogs

    July 6, 2011

    Bouncer Visits Gordon Biersch, the Wal-Mart of S.F. Breweries

    ​From this week's Bouncer column: All bars are great. Every last one of them, even the nightclubs that advertise on the sides of Muni buses. I have my favorites, of course, and I never miss the ones in hotels or airports. That's why Gordon Biersch on the Embarcadero is my one-stop shop for a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2011

    Edible Schoolyard Plant Sale

    Edible SchoolyardThe Edible Schoolyard's Adorable Sign.​Edible Schoolyard's Annual Mother's Day Plant Sale Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Middle School, 1781 Rose (at Grant), Berkeley, 510-558-1335 When: Sat., May 7, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Cost: Prices vary for individual items The rundown: There' ... More >>

  • News

    August 11, 2010

    iHelp for Autism

    For autistic children, the new iPad is an effective, portable device for teaching communication and social skills. It’s also way cool.

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2010

    S.F. Rising: Acme's Sweet Loaf

    Jonathan K.The sweet loaf at Acme isn't really sweet.​ Sweet Loaf Source: Acme Bread Company, Ferry Plaza Marketplace, 288-2978; or 1601 San Pablo, Berkeley, (510) 524-1327 Price: $2.35

  • Blogs

    May 3, 2010

    What to Have for Lunch Today: Acme's Green Garlic Sandwich

    Steph L./YelpThis sandwich may look understuffed... ​Mon., May 3, 2010Toro E./Yelp​Not everyone appreciates the Ike's approach to overstuffing a sandwich. Leave it to Acme Bread Company to let the bread ― not the condiments ― shine. Every day, the bakery's Ferry Building location sells three ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 12, 2009

    Auction, Raffle, and Pizzaiolo Party Raise More Than $15,000 for Soul Food Farm

    Soul Food FarmA fire in early Sept. wiped out acres of pasture.​An auction and raffle to benefit a post-blaze Soul Food Farm wrapped up over the weekend. Organizer Bonnie Powell estimated some 250 people showed up at Pizzaiolo in Oakland to hear the winning bidders announced. Soul Food Farm's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 28, 2009

    Recchiuti's Taste Project Flirts With Savory and Sweet Flavors

    Michael Recchiuti dreams up the Taste Project "This has everything to do with stuff I'd like to do, but could never do on an industrial level," said chocolatier Michael Recchiuti as a panini fungi of shiitake chocolate malt ice cream on grilled brioche was served. Recchiuti had stayed up well into ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 25, 2009

    Serious Bread: Acme's Pain d'Epis

    This wins my prize for best baguette in the Bay Area.

  • Dining

    September 24, 2008

    Victuals Tour

    Come along as we walk (and eat) our way through the Ferry Building.

  • Summer Guide

    June 29, 2005

    Outside the Ordinary

    Even when it's foggy, there's great, comfortable alfresco dining in San Francisco. Here are some of our current favorites.

  • Best of San Francisco

    May 19, 2004

    Best Food Court

    Ferry Building Marketplace

  • Calendar

    April 23, 2003

    Boats to Plowshares

    The new Ferry Building hosts the Farmers' Market

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