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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.


Third Annual OysterFest at Waterbar Is August 27th

Waterbar invites you to come unhinged at their third annual OysterFest on Saturday August 27th from noon–3pm. Party on the......more

Posted on Aug 11 at 02:21 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Now Open in SoMa and FiDi: TRACE at W San Francisco and Ramen Underground

The first phase of TRACE Restaurant in the W San Francisco is now complete (the entire renovation should be finished......more

Posted on Oct 04 at 12:19 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Update on the Cocktail Program at Hog & Rocks

Beattie's John Chapman (at Spoonbar). Photo: © tablehopper.com. Over at Hog & Rocks, the cocktail program has advanced nicely under the......more

Posted on Feb 23 at 09:53 AM | Comments () : Post Comment

Now Open: O3 Bistro & Lounge

O3 Bistro & Lounge interior. Photo from Facebook. Now open as of Friday January 13th is O3 Bistro & Lounge in......more

Posted on Jan 23 at 11:29 AM | Comments () : Post Comment

Get Your Ticket for WhiskyFest San Francisco (Friday October 7th)

The brown is back for the fifth annual WhiskyFest San Francisco on Friday October 7th. Join Malt Advocate magazine in......more

Posted on Sep 19 at 12:20 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Scott Street Will Soon Be Smokin': Cedar Hill Softly Open as of Last Week

Back in July, tablehopper reported that Cedar Hill would be opening in the Marina. Pending final city inspections, they were......more

Posted on Nov 01 at 11:14 AM | Comments () : Post Comment

All Kinds of Special Dinners and Events in March

March right in folks and eat up ‘cause there’s a boatload of special meals and events going on here this month

Posted on Mar 14 at 03:58 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

State Bird Provisions to Open on New Year's Eve

One of the custom-made dim sum-style carts. Photo: © tablehopper.com. On a recent weekend, I swung by ~State Bird Provisions~ to......more

Posted on Dec 22 at 04:53 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Another Tenant at 740 Valencia: Dandelion Chocolate

I was happy to learn about the second tenant in the upcoming 740 Valencia Street location, which will hold The......more

Posted on Jun 08 at 11:14 AM | Comments () : Post Comment

Now Open: Etcetera Wine Bar

Etcetera Wine Bar. Photo by Rebecca Kinney. © tablehopper.com. With reporting from tablehopper intern Rebecca Kinney. A while ago, I mentioned......more

Posted on Dec 01 at 11:10 AM | Comments () : Post Comment

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