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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.


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

Brunch News: Canteen and Boxing Room

Brunch at Canteen. Photo: © tablehopper.com. Fans of brunch at Canteen need to know chef-owner Dennis Leary is discontinuing Saturday brunch......more

Posted on Dec 01 at 11:02 AM | 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

Introducing Parallel 37, The Ritz-Carlton San Francisco's New Restaurant

Here’s the latest on what is replacing The Dining Room at The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco: the restaurant will be Parallel......more

Posted on Nov 01 at 10:33 AM | Comments () : Post Comment

Bluestem Brasserie Launches Brunch

Before you head out for a day of Union Square shopping, you can now swing by Bluestem Brasserie for weekend......more

Posted on Oct 19 at 09:39 AM | Comments () : Post Comment

Lers Ros Hayes Valley Opening Very Soon

Will it happen? Maybe? Lers Ros Hayes was verrrrry close to opening its Hayes Valley location this past week, but......more

Posted on Oct 12 at 03:48 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

I Can See the Line Already: Umami Burger Now Open

Yup, it’s true: now open is San Francisco’s very first Umami Burger, an import from Los Angeles. I can’t wait......more

Posted on Oct 12 at 03:40 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Park Tavern Opens on Washington Square

I had a chance to swing by the gleaming new Park Tavern on Washington Square Park, and folks, it......more

Posted on Sep 19 at 02:56 PM | 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

Chef Joseph Humphrey Isn't Just Whistling Dixie

Since leaving Murray Circle, chef Joseph Humphrey has been on quite a hunt for his own restaurant location in San......more

Posted on Sep 12 at 11:19 AM | Comments () : Post Comment

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