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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.


Pachino Opens in the Pizzeria Quattro Stagioni Space in the FiDi

Quattro Stagioni, the recently opened pizzeria from Pino Spinoso of Tiramisu, is now Pachino and under new ownership: Spinoso is......more

Posted on Aug 03 at 11:33 AM | Comments () : Post Comment

Now Open: Darn Good Food

Downstairs dining area. Photo from Facebook. FiDi (aka the Financial District) has a new face in the neighborhood: Darn Good Food;......more

Posted on Mar 14 at 04:06 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

A Special Share Our Strength Dinner with Top Chef Masters

Here’s a unique event you won’t get another chance to experience—snap up tix now if you’ll be in town: on......more

Posted on Nov 01 at 10:53 AM | Comments () : Post Comment

Special Menus at Presidio Social Club, A16, Spruce, and More

The gorgeous Golden Gate Bridge. Photo: © tablehopper.com. Visitors to SF this month are in luck, I have a bunch of......more

Posted on May 15 at 03:31 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Criolla Kitchen Becoming Parish Eleven

Some more news over at Criolla Kitchen in the Castro: the transformation continues, starting with an impending new name of Parish Eleven

Posted on Mar 21 at 11:42 AM | Comments () : Post Comment

One of the Best Food Events in the City: Meals On Wheels

Sweets from Michelle Polzine of Range. Photo: © tablehopper.com. Join chef chairwoman Nancy Oakes and Meals On Wheels of San Francisco......more

Posted on Mar 08 at 11:46 AM | Comments () : Post Comment

Pica Pica Opening a Third Location in the Castro

Adriana López Vermut, owner of Pica Pica Maize Kitchen, will be opening a third location (the second in San Francisco)......more

Posted on Sep 12 at 11:15 AM | Comments () : Post Comment

Craftsman and Wolves Now Open

The back kitchen area (with concrete panels). Photo: © tablehopper.com. Last week, a bunch of us lucky media folks got to......more

Posted on Jun 26 at 09:35 AM | Comments () : Post Comment

Hayes Valley Rising: Sarah and Evan Rich Taking Over the Paul K Space

Evan and Sarah Rich; photo from Facebook. The Scoop was the first to confirm that the liquor license activity at Paul......more

Posted on Feb 14 at 10:08 AM | Comments () : Post Comment

Boxing Room Open as of June 16th

Open as of June 16th in the former Citizen Cake space in Hayes Valley is Boxing Room, the latest project......more

Posted on Jun 20 at 02:56 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

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