It's one of the curiouser by-products of this post-collapse economy that plenty of what's free is actually what's best -- and this is as true for music as it is for smartphone apps. It's so easy to feel burned by a phoned-in "big show" when it sets you back $50 plus fees -- and so easy to feel elate ... More >>
With Goose & Gander opening tonight, the former Martini House restaurant has been given an Aspen-ski-lodge-meets-duck-hunting-club makeover, with decoys and antique weapons, but it's the downstairs bar run by bar manager Scott Beattie that has us the most excited.
With help from Michael Pazdon (for ... More >>
The past 24 hours in gossip, innuendo, and cold hard facts about the San Francisco food scene.
Odd names and taglines: Tablehopper discovers, via Chowhound, that Indo-Bali Cooking Street has opened in the Financial District (343 Kearny at Pine). The Indonesian restaurant is from the former Bangkok ... More >>
Welcome to Oakland, kid! When the Oakland Zoo last year obtained Etana the eland, a large African antelope, it turned out they were getting a two-for-one bargain deal. Since all the zoo's elands are female -- and since the zoo today announced Etana on April 21 delivered a beautiful little baby el ... More >>