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Marcia Gagliardi

Marcia Gagliardi writes a popular insider weekly e-column about the SF dining scene, “the tablehopper.” Subscribe for free at www.tablehopper.com.


Happy 15th Anniversary to Jardinière

Photo: FrankenyImages.com © 2010. If you want to check out some local spots that are well on their way to being......more

Posted on Sep 17 at 01:55 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

AQ Now Open in SoMa/Mid-Market

Just two weeks ago, AQ opened in SoMa, and let me tell you folks, the space is a looker. At......more

Posted on Nov 15 at 09:31 AM | Comments () : Post Comment

Maven Now Open in the Lower Haight

The bar and living wall. Photo by Molly Coudreaux. Now open in the former RNM location is ~Maven~, a project from......more

Posted on Dec 22 at 04:57 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

David Lynch (Quince) Opening St. Vincent in the Heart Space

Current interior of Heart. Photo: © tablehopper.com. I recently heard some rumblings about Quince/Cotogna’s wine director, David Lynch, doing a project......more

Posted on Dec 01 at 10:00 AM | Comments () : Post Comment

This Week's New Happy Hours

Bluestem Brasserie has some “feel good” happy hour offerings Mon–Fri 4pm–6pm, featuring $5 One Hope wines by the glass, $5......more

Posted on Aug 23 at 09:40 AM | Comments () : Post Comment

The Hidden Vine Wine Bar Reopens in FiDi

Ever since vacating its eight-year-old location in the Lower Nob Hill, The Hidden Vine has opened its new Financial District......more

Posted on Oct 19 at 09:42 AM | Comments () : Post Comment

Daytime Restaurant (Da Bettina) Coming to 111 Minna

Big news at 111 Minna in SoMa: a permanent restaurant called Da Bettina will be opening in the longstanding gallery/event......more

Posted on Jun 16 at 11:46 AM | Comments () : Post Comment

The Latest Neapolitan-Style Pizza Slingers: Cupola Pizzeria

Now open in the former Zazil space on the fourth floor of the Westfield Centre is Cupola Pizzeria from the......more

Posted on Jun 29 at 05:08 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Chez Maman Opening in Hayes Valley July 16th

The famed Chez Maman burger. Photo via Yelp by Earl G. After reporting that Chez Maman [WARNING: you click that link......more

Posted on Jul 12 at 11:08 AM | Comments () : Post Comment

Reservations Are Open for Dine About Town San Francisco

Dine About Town is back for round two this year, with five new restaurants joining the fray from June 1st–15th.......more

Posted on May 15 at 03:42 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

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