Save June 8th on Your Calendar for SummerTini
By: Marcia Gagliardi "The Tablehopper"
Consider this your calendar invite, go ahead and click “Yes” to attend. SummerTini is back at the Galleria this year on Friday June 8th, 6pm–10pm, with chef Martin Yan as emcee. Proceeds benefit Episcopal Community Services of San Francisco, which runs one of our favorite organizations, CHEFS—Conquering Homelessness through Employment in Food Service.
Attendees can look forward to food from more than 20 favorites, including 4505 Meats, A16, Ahwahnee Dining Room, AQ, Arka, Baker’s Dozen, Butterfly, Chez TJ, Cupola Pizzeria, Flavor, Hayes Street Grill, Home of Chicken and Waffles, McQuade’s Celtic Chutney, Millennium, The Moss Room/Academy Café, nopa and Nopalito, Sibby’s Cupcakery, The Plant Café Organic, ThirstyBear, and Zaré at Fly Trap. The evening also promises specialty drinks, wine, and a Scotch bar.
There will be live and silent auction packages (you won’t want to miss these!), especially of the food and travel variety, plus live jazz by 8 Legged Monster. Tickets are $125. Proceeds benefit ECS and CHEFS, a 12-month culinary training program providing classroom instruction, hands-on kitchen training in institutional and restaurant settings, and job counseling and placement in the food industry for homeless adults. Hope to see you there.
The Galleria, 101 Henry Adams St. at 15th St., 415-487-3736.
Marcia Gagliardi writes a popular insider weekly e-column about the SF dining scene, “the tablehopper.” Subscribe for free at www.tablehopper.com.
More Recent Articlesview all
As mentioned back in February, pastry chef Sybil Johnson of Aqua and Kokkari is opening her own place in the former Chapeau! location in the Richmond.
During my trip to New Zealand, I had the pleasure of making my way through all the appetizers at Clooney in Auckland, a very chic and contemporary restaurant from restaurateur Tony Stewart (he is also behind The Hamptons in Auckland).
This week we had the pleasure of sitting down with E&O Asian Kitchen's Executive Chef Sharon Nahm, who talks to us about her favorite late night eats, her culinary inspiration, farmers markets and some of her favorite styles of food.
San Francisco Icons
|Alcatraz||Bay Bridge||Cable Cars|
|Coit Tower||Ferry Building||Golden Gate Bridge|
|Haight-Ashbury||The Painted Ladies||Palace of Fine Arts|