Chef MagazineFIVE's Scott Howard and Banks White.Berkeley's FIVE restaurant hosts "Seasonal Showdown Dinners" wherein executive chef/owner Scott Howard typically battles his own chef Banks White, but for the fall they're joining forces to compete against another East Bay chef team. This time ... More >>
Eric WolfingerJason Fox.I never got to taste Jason Fox's food when he was chef at Bar Tartine -- he cooked there during my four-year stint in Seattle. Commonwealth, which Fox and his partners opened this summer, was my first encounter with his food. Before Bar Tartine, Fox had been chef de cusine ... More >>
el_en_houston/FlickrThe truck's centerpiece? Brick and Bottle's popular pimento cheeseburger. Is the Bay Area in line to get a cheeseburger truck? Across the Golden Gate, chef Scott Howard is contemplating going mobile with the pimento cheeseburger from his three-month-old Brick and Bottle in ... More >>
The Taco Guys/FacebookThe Taco Guys: Justin Close (left) and Jason Hoffman.This may be San Francisco's Summer of Truck, sure. But 2010 has seen the birth of another street trend: The restaurant chef gone mobile.
This Friday at Off the Grid, San Francisco will get a taste of the newest resta ... More >>
The former Izzy's Steakhouse site (picture here) offers terrace views of Mt. Tam."I'm standing in a construction zone, so let me talk to you from someplace quiet," said chef Scott Howard via cell phone. Howard and two business partners are experiencing restaurant birth pangs in Corte Madera f ... More >>
shunafish/FlickrAppleman: armed with new challenges.• It was a week all about moving on, starting with Meredith Brody's Hot Meal report on Five, the luxe-y Berkeley hotel eatery that marks the re-appearance of beloved S.F. chef Scott Howard. She's dreaming about a return.
• Mary Ladd tracked an ... More >>
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Bunrab chronicles a lunch at Scott Howard's Five in Berkeley. We haven't seen such an aggregation of fried things since our last bucket of Extra Crispy. Dude: Eat a celery stick ... More >>