About as close to a living dragon as you can find.Today begins 10 days of gluttony in San Francisco, as families, family associations, and businesses gather to celebrate Lunar New Year. Given that it's the year of the dragon, lobster (whose Chinese name translates literally as "dragon shrimp") wi ... More >>
Click to enlarge.Last in our series of Chinese New Year's menus from Chinatown restaurants is this one, from Imperial Palace on Washington Street.
Were you so engrossed in this year's primary campaign that you spent all of your time studying the issues, casting a painstaking vote, and then preparing yourself to live with the consequences? You're so full of it. In any event, if you didn't know where to get soused after the polls close, t ... More >>
On Sunday, North Beach and Chinatown restaurants come together to honor Marco Polo's putative gift from China to Italy: the noodle. Two full blocks on the border between the two neighborhoods will be blocked off to traffic, and 30 participating restaurants will set up stands to demonstrate their ... More >>