While Southern California's Umami Burger opened its first Bay Area location in San Francisco in 2011 and has signed a lease on a second spot in Oakland, it has also developed a new and broader concept called Umamicatessen, which debuted in downtown Los Angeles in March. The showpiece of the Umami Re ... More >>
Is this extortion?
Last summer, Andrew Zimmern checked into town to tape an episode of Bizarre Foods. In June, SFoodie's Tamara Palmer reported on speculation that producers for the shiny-domed Travel Channel host had reached out to forageSF's Iso Rabins to find gross stuff. Did Shirley Fong-Tor ... More >>
MSNAndrew Zimmern interning for the Crème Brûlée Cart.Food personality Andrew Zimmern's take as intern for the Crème Brûlée Cart one afternoon back in August at Precita Park has now surfaced as part of the first episode of the new season of Appetite for Life, his Web series on street fo ... More >>
italyinsf.comChris Cosentino's "Big Brain, Little Brain."We first brought you the news that Andrew Zimmern was returning to San Francisco to film more footage with Incanto chef/Food Network star Chris Cosentino for an upcoming episode of Zimmern's Travel Channel series Bizarre Foods. Now, we have ... More >>
sidereel.comAndrew Zimmern, host of Travel Channel's Bizarre Foods, was shooting street food antics in the area last month, and now it appears he's headed back for more next month. A source revealed that Bizarre Foods producers are currently scouting possible local activities, and Zimmern's T ... More >>
MaliNumNum TreatsMaliNumNum's Tara de Guzman (in purple), showing TV host Andrew Zimmern how to make a sisig roll in Precita Park last Sunday."Growing up Filipino, I've eaten so many parts of animals," says Tara de Guzman. The MaliNumNum Treats vendor showed up at Precita Park last Sunday for ... More >>
Scott L. EhrismanAndrew Zimmern is shooting an episode of his eat-anything Travel Channel series Bizarre Foods in San Francisco, according to a blog post from forageSF's Iso Rabins, who's been asked to participate. A commenter to Rabins' blog stated that Shirley Fong-Torres of Wok Wiz tours h ... More >>