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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.


Meet Monarch, Flying Open in November

After some liquor license activity a few months ago for the site that was most recently The Room Ultra Lounge,......more

Posted on Oct 12 at 03:49 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Cute Artisan Food Shop Opens in North Beach: Little Vine

I love it when my readers start one of their own businesses! Couple Melissa Gugni and Jay Esopenko just opened......more

Posted on Aug 26 at 10:31 AM | Comments () : Post Comment

San Francisco Gets Bowled Over

Some of the groovy lighting at Lucky Strike. Photo from Allison Speer. Time to brush up on your Lebowski quotes, because......more

Posted on Mar 21 at 11:38 AM | Comments () : Post Comment

Details and a Peek at Wo Hing General Store

Very recently, restaurateur Charles Phan gave media and friends a sneak peek of Wo Hing General Store, his project that’s......more

Posted on Nov 01 at 10:22 AM | Comments () : Post Comment

Transformations: Moussy's Into Muka

French bistro Moussy’s has reopened as Muka, a subterranean wine bar and dessert lounge on the campus of San Francisco’s......more

Posted on Jul 15 at 02:33 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Where Dance and Dining Meet

And now for some very unique dinnertime entertainment: on Wednesday October 12th, Tuesday October 18th, and Wednesday October 19th, Orson......more

Posted on Oct 12 at 03:39 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Get Your Tickets for CUESA's Sunday Supper on October 2nd

As is the case every year, CUESA’s ninth annual Sunday Supper is gearing up to be yet another grand gala......more

Posted on Sep 12 at 11:13 AM | Comments () : Post Comment

Cassava Bakery + Café Opening in Outer Richmond

A test rosemary muffin; photo from Facebook. Now open as of Monday February 27th is Cassava Bakery + Café in the......more

Posted on Mar 02 at 01:43 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

New Year's Eve Dining

Photo from AQ’s Facebook. Send off 2011 right—with a fantabulous meal. Plenty of hot places to eat, drink, and toast to......more

Posted on Dec 22 at 10:46 AM | Comments () : Post Comment

Brasserie S&P at the Mandarin Oriental Is Officially Open

Gin on parade. Photo: Dana Massey-Todd © tablehopper.com. After a soft opening period, Brasserie S&P has opened in the Mandarin......more

Posted on Jun 26 at 09:31 AM | Comments () : Post Comment

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