Category Archives: Local Pairings

New Orleans City Guide + Local Pairing

Well hello there, friends. I’ve missed you! Summer has come and gone but suddenly REAL summer has arrived. The Indian Summer we here in San Francisco have all been waiting for. Last week, I spent an amazing weekend with girlfriends … Continue reading

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Local Friday: Uva Enoteca

Just looking at these pictures from Uva Enoteca make me want to go back. This is my kind of food: cheese, meats, small plates, bread, delicious nibbles. All in a super-sleek, dare I say, hipster, setting in the Lower Haight. … Continue reading

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Blue Plate San Francisco

Eating out in San Francisco never ceases to amaze me, surprise me and make me thankful (again) for having the luxury of living in this glorious city–earthquakes and all. Take Blue Plate, for example, a New American spot in the … Continue reading

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Garden Court Cafe: Friday Review, Local Pairing, Holiday Sendoff

I have kept this little review tucked away for some time now. But I think I’m ready to share it with you now–it’s for a cute lil’ breakfast place in Glen Ellen, California (right near Sonoma) called the Garden Court … Continue reading

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art/s in the Marina: A Review

I’d like to start out this review of art/s, a new sushi/tapas fusion restaurant in the Marina with one word: parking. And 50% off your ENTIRE bill until December 21st (just mention their Yelp ad). Art/s was the destination of … Continue reading

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Starbelly: A Review, Finally

I have been meaning to review Starbelly, the newish restaurant from the owners of Beretta, for some time now. I went there for dinner before the wedding, with my friend Sarah, one of my bridesmaids and my honorary makeup artist. … Continue reading

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Mendocino Weekend Part Deux, I Suppose

Last Friday, I wrote about Cafe Beaujolais, a delicious French dining experience in downtown Mendocino where Matt and I celebrated his birthday. Today I bring you Le Petit Rive, which, officially is a restaurant that lies just outside of Mendocino, … Continue reading

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Mendocino/Sea Ranch Weekend and Cafe Beaujolais

Have I told you about my lovely weekend yet? I don’t think so–I haven’t had time to really breathe since I got back. And, alas, it’s already Friday, and it’s time for a local review. As I mentioned, last weekend … Continue reading

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Bar Crudo: A Sleek Experience

San Francisco is filled with ‘cute,’ ‘hip,’ ‘sleek,’ restaurants. I’m a sucker for good logo and simplicity–and been eyeing Bar Crudo since before the restaurant made its move to its new (discreet) home on Divisadero. On a street that houses … Continue reading

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Millenium: My Vegetarian Venture

I have to admit that when I heard that I’d be going to Millenium, a popular vegetarian restaurant, for my friend’s bachelorotte, I couldn’t stop thinking about meat. As much as I love vegetables, and will often cook meat-free meals … Continue reading

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