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 >>
J. Birdsall Yup, even Spencer on the Go's Laurent Katgely called in.Check out the MP3 archive (embedded below) of SFoodie editor John Birdsall (uh, that'd be me) on the KQED radio chat show Forum this morning. The topic? Pavement cuisine, otherwise know as street food. The in-studio discu ... 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 >>
Even when it's foggy, there's great, comfortable alfresco dining in San Francisco. Here are some of our current favorites.