Belinda Leong had a fantastic problem when her b. patisserie (2821 California) opened earlier this week on February 12. Though her weekday hours are 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., every fresh-baked good was sold out by around 1 p.m. on the first stay, forcing an early closure. By the time SFoodie arrived to surv ... More >>
Share Our Strength Dinner
Where: Spruce, 3640 Sacramento (at Spruce), 931-5100
When: Tues., Jan. 22, 6 p.m.
The rundown: Give us the chance to see celeb chefs (including Food Network alum Amanda Freitag) and taste a sweet chocolate cremeaux from Belinda Leong and we'll find a way to pu ... More >>
What: Local pastry creators b. patisserie and pickle and jam purveyor Happy Girl Kitchen are coming together for a delectable sounding pastry pop-up.When: Saturday, April 21st, 10:00 a.m. until the goods are gone.Where: Happy Girl Kitchen's stand inside the Ferry Terminal Building.Cost: Whatever the ... More >>
The past 24 hours in gossip, innuendo, and cold hard facts about the San Francisco food scene.
The cat's out of the bag. The team behind CatHead's BBQ let us know that starting Jan. 4 they'll be slinging BBQ out of (what is now the former) Big Nate's BBQ space. They're in the midst of a quick remod ... More >>
Kristen BaggerlyPastry genius Belinda Leong of b. patisserie is a machine! She left Manresa in October, had a short vacation in November, and is back with a vengeance for the month of December. Right now she's selling four days a week at Four Barrel, but come January, she'll be up to seven da ... More >>
Jonathan KauffmanStarter Bakery's kouign amann. There is only one San Francisco location, to date, where you can buy Starter Bakery's pastries. One. SFoodie wrote about the new Emeryville bakery in May, founded by former San Francisco Baking Institute professor Brian Wood and Jamie Hansen. But up ... More >>
The past 24 hours in gossip, innuendo, and cold hard facts about the
San Francisco restaurant scene. Paolo L. at Inside Scoop reports that Alexander's Steakhouse (448 Brannan, 495-1111, www.alexanderssteakhouse.com) will open in the old Bacar space on Sept. 13. The pitch: steakhouse with Jap ... More >>