The past 24 hours in gossip, innuendo, and cold hard facts about the San Francisco food scene.
Born the year Prohibition ended, the city's oldest liquor store has passed on. Tablehopper shares that John Walker & Co. has shut its doors for good. What Eater SF and Grub Street had first reported as a ... More >>
thecorkdork.wordpress.comChez Spencer's food truck Spencer on the Go will be appearing on The Oprah Show on Nov. 24. No word on whether chef/owner Laurent Katgely will be dishing escargot or relationship advice, but we're betting on the former.
Set those DVRs, and in the meantime, catch the ... More >>
John BirdsallThe owner of Spencer on the Go suggests the Food Network show suffered from casting that was, well, lame.Our favorite morsel from the blogs.
Food Gal Carolyn Jung takes the PR call and schedules interview time with Laurent Katgely, the chef and owner of Chez Spencer and Spencer ... More >>
noele l/FlickrDark for three months, Terroir should be its old dark self once again.It's true: SOMA wine bar Terroir is reopening Friday. In October a contractor eff-up flooded the building at 1116 Folsom (at Langton). And while owners Dagan Ministero and Luc Erotran had hoped to reopen a few ... More >>
French-food-lovin' patrons needed patience to deal with long waitsFrench food from a taco truck? Last night Chez Spencer restaurant rolled out its rehabbed taco wagon (or as the French would say, a camion de taco), dispensing sautéed sweetbreads, escargot "lollipops," and potato-garlic soup from th ... More >>
Jason via FlickrNo, this isn't Chez Spencer's truck, but something like it will be slinging escargot tonightDon't load up on chips this afternoon, oh eager Francophiles. After the no-show last week, looks like Chez Spencer's retooled taco truck will indeed be dispensing escargot 'n' stuff on Folsom ... More >>
Terroir was open last night, but where was Spencer on the Go?Insider sites were burning with the news: Chef Laurent Katgely was taking French bistro Chez Spencer mobile, and in a taco truck no less. Starting last night, Spencer on the Go was slated to crank out escargot puffs, sweetbreads, and curri ... More >>