Restaurants

San Francisco Dine About Town Restaurant Week January 2014 - January 14, 2014

San Francisco Dine About Town Restaurant Week runs Wednesday, January 15 through Friday, January 31, 2014, featuring a variety of restaurant…


Prospect, San Francisco - June 11, 2013

Before heading to San Francisco after a family event in San Luis Obispo, I asked around as to what was new since I had last been. I learned that Na…


Burritt Room + Tavern, San Francisco - May 28, 2013

Talk about eating and running!
When I was indulging in a Sunday Supper… on a Wednesday afternoon recently, Charlie Palmer mentioned his San Fran


Top 100 Best Brunch Restaurants in the U.S. - April 30, 2013

OpenTable just announced the 2013 Diners’ Choice Award winners for Top 100 Best Brunch Restaurants in the United States. These awards refle…


Sonoma County Restaurant Week March 2013 - March 23, 2013

Sonoma County Restaurant Week runs from Monday, March 28 to Sunday, March 24, 2013,  featuring participating restaurants with three-cours…


California Restaurant Month January 2013 - December 22, 2012

California Restaurant Month runs for the entire month of January, 2013, offering dining promotions that feature gourmet prix-fixe menus wit…


San Francisco SF Chefs Restaurant Week Summer 2012 - July 28, 2012

San Francisco SF Chefs Restaurant Week runs from Sunday, July 30 to Sunday, August 5, 2012, featuring a selected group of participating restau


2012 James Beard Foundation Restaurant and Chef Award Winners - May 8, 2012

2012 James Beard Foundation Restaurant and Chef Awards
Last night celebrating the 25th… anniversary of the awards, the James Beard Foundation


2012 James Beard Foundation Semifinalists Announced - February 21, 2012

James Beard’s 2012 Chef and Restaurant Semifinalists Announced
The James Beard Foundation has named the  restaurant and chef award semif…


James Beard Foundation Restaurant and Chef Awards 2011 - May 10, 2011

The 2011 James Beard Foundation restaurant and chef awards were awarded last night at Avery Fisher Hall. Here’s a rundown of the major on


Top 100 Bay Area Restaurants - April 20, 2011

What’s better than writing about food? Writing about food that’s been expertly prepared for you, that’s what. Michael Ba…


James Beard Foundation 2011 Restaurant Award Nominees - March 23, 2011

The James Beard Foundation recently announced the final nominees for the 2011 James Beard Foundation Awards for Restaurant and Chef Awards. W…


2011 James Beard Foundation Awards Semifinalists Unveiled - March 6, 2011

The list of Restaurant and Chef semifinalists for the 2011 James Beard Foundation Awards, the nation’s recognition program honoring profe…


101 Best Restaurants in America - March 5, 2011

From sea to shining sea, there’s no shortage of U.S. restaurants to delight even the pickiest of eaters.  And with more then 20,000 eateries


Almost Perfect, Already Famous.. Cyrus Restaurant - February 19, 2011

It’s 2011 now, but let’s not already forget about the best of 2010. Accolades are all too often quickly fleeting, so I’m tak…


New Menu Website - December 6, 2010

Still collecting and organizing piles of menus? Trying to keep your own rolodex of your favorite places to eat?  Forget about it, thanks to Men…


National S’more Day - September 17, 2010

Do You Want S’more? Jeez, who doesn’t want S’more? What a truly delectable, delicious delight! The only unfortunate part abou…


Zagat Buzz Blog – Where to Eat - September 6, 2010

Looking for top place to dine today or throughout the fall?
Zagat Buzz Blog put together the top places throughout many major cities. Just click …

James Beard 2010 Restaurant Award Nominees - April 2, 2010

The James Beard Foundation recently announced the final nominees for the 2010 James Beard Foundation Awards for Restaurant and Chef Awards.
W…


2010 James Beard Foundation Awards – Semifinalists - February 19, 2010

The  2010 James Beard Foundation Awards restaurant and chef award semifinalists were announced yesterday. Selected from thousands of onli…


Opinionated About Dining Survey Names Top Dining Experiences of 2009 - January 6, 2010

While the state of the economy didn’t improve very much in 2009, foodies continued to visit the top restaurants. Opinionated About Dini…

LA Edition: Los Cabos Culinarios - September 28, 2009

I was reading recently about the new menus at The Westin Resort… in Los Cabos.. The piece got me dreaming a bit.. Just thinking about great food in b


AIA/LA Restaurant Design Awards - June 25, 2009

The American Institute of Architects Los Angeles (AIA/LA) recently announced the list of finalists for the 2009 Restaurant Design Awards (RD…


Slanted Door, San Francisco - January 19, 2009

With single digits in the East and a heat wave in the West, I jumped at a chance to fill in for a canceled speaker at the winter Fancy Food Show.  Tha