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    August 17, 2011

    Where Did Crispy Tacos Come From?

    Joy of Cooking's first taco recipe (1964).​While researching this week's review of Tacko, the Nantucket-themed taco shop in the Marina, I started asking around to find out the history of the anglo taco. Now, Nick Fasanella's crispy tacos have far more complex, Mexican-inspired flavors than the rec ... More >>

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    August 17, 2011
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    August 17, 2011

    Tacko, the WASPiest Taco Shop in Town (Maybe Even the Country)

    Kimberly SandieThe Nantucket-style Baja taco from Tacko. Ahoy, mate! (Do Nantucketers say that?)​People love the idea of comfortable authenticity, exploring another culture without the prickle of disorientation. Fancy banh mi, served in restaurants where the sandwich makers don't bark at you and y ... More >>

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    May 19, 2011

    So Long Al, Adios Bangkok 16 ― Say Hello to New England Tacos

    The past 24 hours in gossip, innuendo, and cold hard facts about the San Francisco food scene. Another goodbye to a long-standing neighborhood institution: Grub Street reports the shuttering of Al's Café Good Food. After 50 years, the Bernal Heights' diner closed in April; on Facebook, owner Jean ... More >>

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    March 18, 2011

    Tacos Surge, Ragazza Opens the Back Door, the Line Up Comes Back

    The past 24 hours in gossip, innuendo, and cold hard facts about the San Francisco restaurant scene. Luis ChongVincent Schofield's tacos at Taco Libre.​Tacos, tacos, tacos: If you missed it yesterday, SFoodie's Luis Chong checks out Taco Libre, the week-old taqueria launched by Nombe chef Vin ... More >>

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    July 23, 2009

    Actually, It Looks Like Chris Daly Bought TWO Houses In Fairfield

    Supervisor Chris Daly Yesterday Supervisor Chris Daly (a.k.a Brilliant Comrade) disclosed on Fog City Journal that he and his wife, Sarah, recently purchased a home in Fairfield, a stones throw from his in-laws. While that's true, online property filings suggest there's more to the story: ... More >>

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