501 Fell Street has a new tenant.
Marina: Chotto, a new izakaya in the former Three Seasons space (3317 Steiner) is opening on Monday, December 6. [Tablehopper] Oakland: Charlie Parker, formerly of Bonny Doon's Cellar Door Cafe who was said to be starting work in the kitchen...
Union Square: There's an Island Style Shake Up cocktail competition tonight at the Burritt Room. [SFoodie] Jackson Square: Sean O'Toole, who just announced he'd be leaving Bardessono in Yountville, is resurfacing as chef/culinary director for Quince and Cotogna. [Scoop] Mission:...
Also, Sean O'Toole has left Bardessono, is headed to S.F.
Also, Postrio's now doing a new, big brunch.
Lower Haight: The Sierra Nevada gang is going to be at Toronado tonight serving up some of that series of 30th anniversary partnership brews that we told you about. [Bits & Bites] San Anselmo: L'Appart Resto, which just opened in...
Also, the new Patxi's in Noe Valley is due on December 1.
"Its appeal suddenly makes perfect sense once you realize Nopa, a restaurant everyone was talking about two years ago, is directly across the street from a Popeye's Chicken." Curbed contributor Andrew Dalton, in regard to his neighborhood, Divisadero and...
The new place will be called El Buen Sabor #2.
Also, Locanda da Eva is getting a quick makeover next week.
Also, Ragazza's now doing takeout.
The new Memphis-style BBQ joint is coming to the former Cafe Hurghada space.
Also, the New Taste Marketplace is coming to Potrero next month.
Also, Fillmore Bakeshop is now open.
Also, Four Barrel spins off a satellite in SoMa.
Also, Khoon Chang is closed.
Mission: Let's round out the week with some amusement at the expense of the cooperative, shall we? SF Weekly's Michael Leaverton writes a Best Practices column about visiting Rainbow Grocery which is full of gems like this one: "waiting for...
Also, that fire at Tiki Tom's in Oakland has officially been deemed 'suspicious.'
Also, a Boxing Room preview dinner, and The Cantina is back in Mill Valley.
Also, Front Porch kicks off brunch next week.