Food and Wine

Pacifica a seaside retreat just 30 minutes from S.F.

It is home to the Taco Bell with the best view in…

Korean food can be paired with wine, but it’s not easy

I have always been a huge fan of Korean food. The soups…

Diner experience leaves something to be desired at Grub

I love a good diner. Back in high school, we’d go to…

San Francisco cocktail culture finally finds its way to San Jose

Somebody’s gotta do it. Spread this culture of fine drinking. Show new…

Zorba serves great Greek, Italian fare in San Mateo

Zorba’s Pizza, which closed its downtown San Mateo location last year (forcing…

Bunny serving tasty banh mi in Pacifica

Longtime Pacifica morning coffee and lunchtime banh mi favorite Vy’s Coffee Shop…

Little City Gardens is S.F.’s only commercial farm

Caitlyn Galloway, who runs Little City Gardens, the only commercial farm in…

Tony Gemignani amps up the pizza selection at Slice House

Tony Gemignani is at it again. As if the eight styles of…

Urban wineries keep your tasting trip close to home

It is always fun to take a day — or weekend —…

Gather bartender makes cocktail craft his life’s work

Berkeley-based Gather has defined its own niche, taking locavore, organic and farm-to-fork…

Sushi, sake plentiful at Kanoya in Millbrae

Kanoya, Millbrae’s newest Japanese restaurant, is now open near the Caltrain and…

Tadu a friendly spot for Ethiopian in the Tenderloin

I can well imagine that Tadu Ethiopian Kitchen, a small eatery in…

Exclusive cocktails celebrate 100 years of Clift Hotel in SF

I’ve always loved hotels (I think because they sort of played into…

Fat, starch fantasies fulfilled at CheeSpud

I was drawn deep into the Sunset by the promise of a…

New Mediterranean Grill in Belmont

The former Belmont Gyro House has a new owner and a new…

Secrets to pairing delicate Vietnamese food with wine

I went to Vietnam 15 years ago strictly for the food. That…

Enter Ali Baba’s Cave for superlative shawarma

Ali Baba’s Cave bears a somewhat comical resemblance to a real cave.…

Enter Ali Baba’s Cave for superlative shawarma

Ali Baba’s Cave bears a somewhat comical resemblance to a real cave.…

Forgery brings cocktail finesse to burgeoning area of SoMa

There's something new shaking up in the old club space Sloane. Forgery…

Key questions can open doors when buying wine at restaurants

It might be getting easier to choose a good bottle of wine…