It definitely won't be reopening then.
The chef-owner team of Hiro Sone and Lissa Doumani have walked away.
Looks like that sabbatical was a closing after all.
He's staying quiet about the location, but says it's "small" and it'll be "cool."
Top 30 under 30.
Also, Sidebar wine tavern has closed.
They'll be reopening, they say, in the spring, with fresh inspiration, and in the meantime the space will become a pop-up venue.
The working title: Smith.
Possibly the best cold soup we've ever tasted.
See a slideshow of a recent meal at the vegetarian restaurant, courtesy of Food Gal.
Also, Fillmore Bakeshop is now open.
Former executive sous chef at Aqua Kim Alter will be opening a new restaurant in late July.
Ubuntu keeps its three stars, but Bauer sounds a lot less excited than he was when Jeremy Fox was at the helm.
The former Ubuntu exec chef is working on a cookbook, and he'll be guest cheffing in NYC at the end of the month, and at L.A.'s Animal for a week in May.
The elusive Mr. Fox makes his first public appearance since leaving his post at Ubuntu.
The acclaimed pastry chef and wife of chef Jeremy Fox reappears on the peninsula.
Without a job to do this weekend in Napa, Jeremy Fox is either vacationing or making a business trip to L.A.
The acclaimed Napa-based chef may be looking to break out on his own in another locale.
Foodies who are also yogis are leading the charge to allow meat eating into the yoga dogma.
A Fillmore bar crawl is being offered by Nirvino, and Thrillist is hosting a promo at Kasa II on Fillmore.