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Li Po

  • Dining

    March 5, 2014
  • Dining

    March 6, 2013
  • Blogs

    February 8, 2013

    Drink(s) of the Week: Three Cocktails to Charm the Year of the Snake

    The first night of Chinese New Year begins on Saturday, and while lucky foods like mandarins (to symbolize wealth) and noodles (for longevity and a full life) are traditional, we found three different cocktails to ensure a full year of good luck. Enjoy all three and triple your happiness -- and hope ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 31, 2012

    Lost in the Night: Pre-New Year's Eve Calisthenics at Sweater-Funk-Mosphere and Direct Current

    Sweater-Funk-Mosphere & Direct Current Elbo Room and SUB/Mission Saturday, Dec. 30 2012 Better than: Staying in one place all night. Or staying at home for that matter. The Mission was alive by the time we made it to the corner of 18th and Valencia. Though usually crowded on a Saturday night, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2012

    Drink of the Week: Chinese Mai Tai at Li Po Lounge

    "Feel pretty good. I'm not, uh, I'm not scared at all. I just feel kind of ... feel kind of invincible." -- Jack Burton, Big Trouble in Little China The infinite mulitverses concept was developed to mathematically reconcile both quantum mechanics and Einstein's theory of relativity, but I like to t ... More >>

  • Music

    May 9, 2012
  • Music

    February 29, 2012
  • Blogs

    February 27, 2012

    Lost in the Night: Sweater Funk Lures Dancers and Vinyl Heads to Li Po on a Sunday

    Sweater Funk Li Po Cocktail Lounge Feb 26, 2012 Better than: Whatever else you were doing last night. For many, weekend nightlife ends on Sunday morning. Not so for the dedicated crowd that frequents long-running Sunday night boogie party Sweater Funk. Like a secret nightcap to the weekend's festi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 10, 2011

    Where in the World Is Anthony Bourdain? Swan Oyster Depot!

    via FlickrAnthony Bourdain -- he's here.​Celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain of No Reservations fame is visiting San Francisco, according to his Twitter feed. And where does a famous chef choose to eat his lunch? via yfrogSecret TV star seafood stew?​Bourdain just posted this photo on Twitt ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2010

    Where Should I Take Five Sailors on Leave?

    U.S. NavyDressed in their whites ... and hungry.​Yesterday, SFoodie received, via Twitter, the best restaurant-recommendation request we've ever fielded. From EB:My cousin in the navy just docked here. I need to find a place for dinner for me and 5 sailors. Any suggestions? #notjoescrabshackThe mi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 23, 2010

    10 Things To Do This Weekend For Under $10: Basement Disco, KUSF's B-Day & 3-D Blowout

    Mean Jeans​This weekend there's no excuse to experience San Francisco in one dimension. Not when there are cheap events coming at you from basements, galleries, comedy clubs, and record stores. Make your weekend 3-D (especially if you hit the ATA Saturday night) with a few of these 10 ways to get ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 23, 2010

    Weekend Party Preview: Blondes Have Fun, Buttons Get Depressed

    Jokers of the Scene​This week's offerings focus mostly on contemporary electro. Not straight-up electro, but permutations of the style as buzzing rave music, groovy techno beats, revivalist acid-house, and updated disco beats. No matter what you want to call it, we'll just say it's dance music--an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2010

    Behind the Beat with Hotthobo

    Patrick Miller​It's been seven years since DJ/producer Randy Ellis moved from Southern California to San Francisco. He had been DJing under the name Hotthobo for a while before relocating, but recently he has started getting his own productions off the ground. Like many DJs, he focused on making " ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2010

    10 Things to Do This Weekend For Under $10

    Barry McGee, part of the PAPER! AWESOME! show Sat. at Baer Ridgway ​Whether you're craving ice cream and beats, grilled cheese and books, drone and dive bar basements, or poppy garage and Grace Cathedral, there's lots of cheap combo options for entertainment this weekend. And that's not evening me ... More >>

  • Music

    January 6, 2010
  • Blogs

    December 6, 2009

    Last Night: Dam-Funk at Poleng

    Dam FunkPoleng LoungeSaturday, Dec. 5, 2009Better than: Any other combination of funk, fog, and deep fried breakfast.It was a little after 10:30 p.m. last night and DJ Pickpocket had her arms full of donuts. It was her birthday party, and the holiday party for her club night with DJ AC, Donuts, and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 24, 2009

    10 Things to Do This Weekend For Under $10

    Christopher FairmanAgent Ribbons perform on Friday  Friday. Countdown until we get our weekend on. Countdown of the options to consider if you want to spend less than $10 going somewhere. Agent Ribbons @ The Knockout (Friday)Sacramento's Agent Ribbons give old-timey music a swift punk kick. The ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 17, 2009

    10 Things To Do This Weekend For Under $10

    Being a cheapskate is easy in this city -- there's plenty of culture to be had for less than the price of a fancy farmer's market cocktail. Below, our picks for a low-budget weekend.Dead Meadow at McLaren Park on SaturdayHex Dispensers @ Annie's (Friday) Loud, fast, and macabre: That seems to be the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 8, 2009

    Ten Things to Do This Weekend For Under $10

    Anna CondaWe're back! Ten Things was on vacation for the last two weeks and we've returned, well, broke. So we are more than happy to round up all the fun stuff to do this weekend for those who are feeling down to their bottom dollar (and we all know those bottom dollars should be saved for beer). S ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 17, 2009

    Hey DJ! Friday Q&A: DJ Guillermo

    With each of these DJ Q&As we do, it's becoming increasingly obvious: Sweater Funk has become a hot night (and in that steamy basement venue, we mean that phrase in more ways than one) for San Francisco funk. When the rest of the city goes to bed early for the big week ahead, DJs and dancers ali ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 27, 2009

    Ten Things to Do This Weekend For Under $10

    GiollaUidir 1. Surf's Up at Mollusk (Friday)Prepare for future beach bumdum by spending Friday night at Mollusk, the surf shop that offers more than just hoodies and boards. It's run by artistically inclined folks--hence art openings and film screenings that go beyond your typical wave happy retaile ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 27, 2009

    Hey DJ! Friday Q&A: E da Boss

    The GrownKids Radio Crew (from left to right): Cyclyst, Brown Majic, E da Boss, Diversify, SpinnertyE da Boss lives up to that mighty title by acting as the go-to tour DJ for Bay Area heavies like Blackalicious and Jennifer Johns, among his myriad other skills. He also keeps an ear to the undergroun ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 20, 2009

    10 Things To Do This Weekend For Under $10

    Oh it may have looked like summer yesterday, but tomorrow it's supposed to rain. So those plans of bonfires at the beach may have to wait until the real summer comes along. In the meantime, there's plenty of cheap stuff to do indoors this weekend. Take a look at our top ten.1. Frankenstein L.I.V.S., ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2007
  • Music

    February 7, 2007
  • Music

    August 23, 2006

    Den Fathers

    Lo-fi rules the Li Po

  • Music

    October 1, 2003
  • Calendar

    January 29, 2003

    Head Trips

    Drugs and their religious uses, as experienced by three explorers of psychedelia

  • Music

    August 14, 2002

    24 Hour Party Poopers; A Good Haul

    Ruby Skye sucks and blows; a Happy Supply of indie pop

  • Dining

    April 25, 2001

    Darling Clementine

    Everyday people every night on Clement Street

  • Dining

    February 28, 2001

    The Mix

    Hidden Dragon

  • News

    January 31, 2001

    Dog Bites

    Server Farms and District Six Democrats' Parties

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