Machka opened July 16 and has helped to fill a void for comfortable-yet-refined Turkish food in the city, a cuisine and ambience only really captured and served by Tuba restaurant in the Mission. Jocelyn Bulow, proprietor of restaurants including Chez Maman and Chez Papa Bistrot, serves as a consul ... More >>
This past Sunday, Dine About Town -- San Francisco's annual dining promotion -- reappeared, with participating restaurants offering $17.95 lunches and $34.95 three-course dinners from now through January 31. Along with the usual restaurants barely staving off senescence (hello, Tommy Toy's) and U ... More >>
Jonathan KauffmanThis $2 bag of cantaloupe with chile, lime, and salt saved my life yesterday.1. Bun (cold rice noodles) with grilled pork and a lemon soda at PPQ (1816 Irving, 661-8869).2. Melon, pineapple, or cucumbers doused with chile, lime, and salt from the frutero cart at 21st and Mission. ... More >>
Chez Papa Resto offers a modern take on classic French fare, with prices suitable to current concerns.
Week of August 14, 2002