It's like Christmas morning for flapjack lovers. Today is National Pancake Day, which means you can eat all the hot cakes you want.
And if you are feeling too lazy to cook, you could just hop the bus to the nearest IHOP where the kind breakfast folks are handing out free hotcakes to everyone.
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If buying delicious salsa to support Sandy relief efforts isn't your thing, maybe you'll like this sweet deal: Now through Sunday the 11th, local favorite Kara's Cupcakes is selling a Red Cross Tuxedo cupcake ($3.75) -- chocolate cake with bourbon-vanilla frosting -- and donating proceeds to the Red ... More >>
Are you a fan of lamb?
Adam Mali, head chef of the new Brasserie S&P at the Mandarin Oriental, sure is. After all, he's the reigning national champion of the Lamb Jam cooking competition, which kicks off again in San Francisco on July 15th at the Golden Gate Club.
"I love lamb," Mali declares wi ... More >>
Here's a phrase you don't read in a federal lawsuit very often:
...a carnivorous, prehistoric flying reptile that first rips the intestines out of a man's anus, then flogs him with his entrails, then steals a pineapple from a boy, tears his head off, flings it [at] a girl and knocks her head off, t ... More >>
Not in my fire house!Update (4:53 p.m.): Firefighters will be picking up the check from strip clubs at the union's distribution center today, followed by a reception at the Gold Club.Original Story ( 3 p.m.)Talk about looking a gift horse in the mouth.San Francisco Fire Chief Joanne Hayes-White h ... More >>
RIP Warren Hellman The indelible Warren Hellman, founder of the popular Hardly Strictly Bluegrass festival and the Bay Citizen, has died. His family told reporters that the 77-year-old San Francisco icon died Sunday from complications of leukemia. Public services are planned for Wednesday at Cong ... More >>
Joyce GoldschmidThe namesake for "Hellman Hollow"The wheels of government tend to turn slowly. So the rapidity with which the notion of renaming Golden Gate Park's Speedway Meadow after Warren Hellman became a reality -- two weeks from conception to Board of Supervisors-approved, effective-immedi ... More >>
Jay BlakesbergWarren Hellman at Hardly Strictly Bluegrass
Warren Hellman, the billionaire banjo-picker and eccentric who founded the free Hardly Strictly Bluegrass music festival, lost his battle with leukemia on Sunday. He was 77.
Hellman was a successful investment banker a beloved philant ... More >>
Let the reindeer games begin. In San Francisco, we are apparently more charitable when we are a little drunk. Hell, we would even donate a toy or two to a needy kid if we're promised a lap dance in exchange. C'mon. Like the kids will know the difference.We've gone out before to the Hustler C ... More >>
Arcade Fire's Win Butler at Bridge School yesterday.
Missed Bridge School? We did, too. But now, instead of sighing deeply and conjuring overly rosy daydreams of what we missed by skipping the trek down to Mountain View this past weekend, we have YouTube to actually show it to us. After the j ... More >>
Nagashi somen from Ame restaurantStreet Eats Benefit Gala
Where: Ferry Plaza
When: Sept. 18, 6-10 p.m.
Cost: $125 to $225, with 35% discount for SFoodie readers
A couple weeks ago, I mocked the Street Eats Benefit Gala, an all-you-can nosh event to benefit the charity OneVietnam.
I called O ... More >>
Good ... on and off the fieldThough they may be NFL players, cousins Marshawn Lynch and Josh Johnson didn't always live the dream. Born and raised in Oakland, their mothers worked three jobs while their grandmothers took care of them.Now that Lynch is a running back for the Seattle Seahawks and J ... More >>
djrajah/FlickrSoul Cocina's Roger FeelyThe ninth installment of the Outside In street-food and music parties has been dubbed Outside India: not only Indian-inspired cooking, but beats from DJs Amar, Jimmy Love, and Suresh from popular monthly club
Non-Stop Bhangra. Body movements courtesy of ... More >>