Jiro Dreams of Sushi is currently playing at 1 Embarcadero Center. Jiro Ono, the focus of the new film Jiro Dreams of Sushi, is exceptionally singular. For 40 years now, the 85-year old, three-Michelin-Star chef has been crafting immaculate sushi in a ten-seat restaurant on the sec ... More >>
Embarcadero Center: Occupiers holiday ice show = "disastrous."The Hyatt Regency and Vitale hotels complained of foul camp conditions, "sexual harassment," and an employee getting coffee thrown on him by OccupiersThe 99 percent might wage war with drum circles, slogans, and tent cities, but the 1 ... More >>
Tully's Coffee Discovery Truck has been touring the country providing free coffee to revive our tired nation. For those of us who have a hard time staying awake at our desks, and also happen to be flat broke, this is a gift from above.
Lucky for the fiends of our great city, the trucks late ... More >>
Thomas Hawk/FlickrThe place: Fuzio, 1 Embarcadero Center (at Clay), 392-7995
The hours: Mon.-Fri., 3-7 p.m.
The deals: $3 appetizers, $5 mini pizzas, $3 drafts, $5 well drinks
The digs: Bright, chirpy TGI Friday's kind of place atop Embarcadero Center, with friendly barkeeps, big window ... More >>
J. BirdsallA blow-dryer for sodden spirits.Weds., Jan. 20, 2010
Nothing makes up for seasonal affective disorder or rain-destroyed Onitsuka Tigers quite like a fried egg, or lunch served up in a hot bowl. Combine both in Stone's bi bim bap: crusty-on-the-bottom rice, topped with vegetables, ... More >>
J. BirdsallStone's bi bim bap helps fill a void in the FiDi.One look at the business-suited and the shopping-bag totin' hopeful rushing the awkward narrow waiting area at Stone, and you can sense the pent-up need for Korean food in the FiDi (despite the presence of Sorabol in Rincon Center). ... More >>
We're no fans of the optimistic predictions that the recession is over. But October saw the fewest closures of San Francisco restaurants in the past six months. And for the ones that did close, new tenants were generally already in line.
yuichi.sakuraba/FlickrYou still got roughly two months to get ... More >>
André KoehneThis weekend marks the kickoff for the fall holidays--our favorite mad dash of too many parties and too much eating and all that dressing up and over-extending ourselves. For Halloween weekend there's no shortage of budget options to keep you busy. To wit: Muni Diaries Live @ Make-Ou ... More >>