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SF’s Toy Boat Dessert Cafe Reopens as “Toy Boat by Jane”SF’s Toy Boat Dessert Cafe Reopens as “Toy Boat by Jane”
By - posted 9/21/2020
Brand New, Eat & Drink, What's Closed / What's Open

Thank you SF Chronicle for letting us know that SF’s nostalgic Toy Boat Dessert Cafe has reopened with baked goods from Jane the Bakery. Amanda Michael, the owner of Jane the Bakery, reopened the SF’s Toy Boat Dessert Cafe as “Toy Boat by Jane” on Saturday, September 17. Toy Boat has been a more...

Farallon Restaurant Permanently Closed After 23 YearsFarallon Restaurant Permanently Closed After 23 Years
By - posted 9/12/2020
Eat & Drink, Goodbye, Only in San Francisco, What's Closed / What's Open

In case you missed it, sad news from SFGATE, Farallon Restaurant will close permanently. Farallon Restaurant is a well-known upscale seafood restaurant in San Francisco. Famous for their raw bar, long wine list & undersea-themed decor like jellyfish lamps and a hand-painted dome ceiling that once covered a swimming pool. On March 18th, more...

Grapes Are Now In Season at Your Farmers MarketGrapes Are Now In Season at Your Farmers Market
By - posted 9/12/2020
Eat & Drink

Hello September! This month we welcome fall breeze and autumn leaves. And with that brings an abundance of grape varieties, as well as crisp apples and delicious ripe pears. Late summer into early fall is when grapes begin to ripen. And with 80 table varieties grown in California, now is the perfect more...

The Bay Area's Favorite Iconic Ice Cream ParlorsThe Bay Area’s Favorite Iconic Ice Cream Parlors
By - posted 8/14/2020
Eat & Drink, Outdoor Dining, Takeout / Delivery

It’s over 100° today around The Bay. We think anytime is a great time for ice cream, but especially today. Cool off with a scoop from these iconic Bay Area ice cream shops. We’ve confirmed they’re open. Mitchell’s Ice Cream 688 San Jose Ave, San Francisco, CA Hours: Fri & Sat: 11 am to more...

Sonoma County's Drive-Thru "Food Fair" Frenzy on August 14-16Sonoma County’s Drive-Thru “Food Fair” Frenzy on August 14-16
By - posted 8/10/2020
Eat & Drink

Thank you KTVU for letting us know about the Sonoma County “Food Fair Frenzy”. With county fairs being canceled due to the pandemic, drive-through fair food is a great idea for vendors to earn some money as customers line up to get their “fair food” fix of roasted turkey legs, cotton more...

Brand New Chick-fil-A Opens in Bay AreaBrand New Chick-fil-A Opens in Bay Area
By - posted 7/25/2020
Eat & Drink, What's Closed / What's Open

Thanks to SF Gate for letting us know that Chick-fil-A’s newest Bay Area restaurant just opened in Redwood City this week on July 23rd The location, at 536 Whipple Ave, Redwood City, is open currently for drive thru and takeout and is open Monday through Saturday, 6:30am to 10pm. Like many more...

SF's Chinatown Opens Grant Ave. for Outdoor DiningSF’s Chinatown Opens Grant Ave. for Outdoor Dining
By - posted 7/24/2020
Eat & Drink, Outdoor Dining, What's Closed / What's Open

San Francisco Chinatown’s iconic Grant Avenue will be closed off to traffic and cars for a pleasant open walkway under vibrant red lanterns every weekend from July through September. Enjoy a historic street stroll, outdoor dining, and an Asian shopping experience. San Francisco Chinatown Walkway Weekends Every Saturday & Sunday | 11am more...

San Jose Converts Downtown Streets for Outdoor DiningSan Jose Converts Downtown Streets for Outdoor Dining
By - posted 7/24/2020
Eat & Drink, Outdoor Dining, What's Closed / What's Open

Thank you KRON4 for letting us know that San Jose restaurants expands outdoor dining with the closure of downtown streets San Pedro Street between Santa Clara and St John are closed and other streets may follow to expand outdoor dining to help struggling restaurants.operate during the pandemic. Barriers were put out more...

Japantown’s New "Picnic at the Plaza" Outdoor Dining | July 18 - Sep 27Japantown’s New “Picnic at the Plaza” Outdoor Dining | July 18 – Sep 27
By - posted 7/16/2020
Brand New, Eat & Drink, Outdoor Dining, Takeout / Delivery, Things to Do, What's Closed / What's Open

Japantown is ready to welcome you back with their Picnic at the Plaza, from July 18 through September 27, 11:30 am to 8 pm. The Peace Plaza will be transformed into a beautiful and festive area on the weekends (Every Saturday and Sunday) where you can enjoy a socially-distanced picnic with more...

"Free Donut Day" This Friday at Dunkin'“Free Donut Day” This Friday at Dunkin’
By - posted 6/2/2020
Eat & Drink, Freebies

This year for National Donut Day, Dunkin’ is bringing joy to America, one free donut at a time. On National Donut Day Dunkin’ is offering guests a free classic donut of their choice with the purchase of any beverage. Classic donut favorites include Boston Kreme, Glazed, Glazed Chocolate, Jelly-Filled, and more. Dunkin’s more...

Costco Bringing Back Free Samples in June... but With New RulesCostco Bringing Back Free Samples in June… but With New Rules
By - posted 5/29/2020
Eat & Drink, What's Closed / What's Open

Thanks to ABC7 for letting us know that on Thursday Costco announced that they will indeed be bringing back free samples in “mid-June” for the first time in nearly 3 months. Costco’s CFO said on an earnings call Thursday that there will likely be new rules and the samples won’t be more...

The "Great American Takeout Day" is 3/24The “Great American Takeout Day” is 3/24
By - posted 3/24/2020
Eat & Drink

Today is The Great American Takeout Day. Everyone is encouraged to order delivery or takeout on 3/24 to help save our restaurants. Plus, if you share a tweet today with #thegreatamericantakeout, Smithfield Foods will make a $5 donation to help support the employees of food and beverage industry, up to $100,000. Takeout for more...

The San Francisco Winter Cocktail PartyThe San Francisco Winter Cocktail Party
By - posted 12/6/2019
Eat & Drink

You’re invited to San Francisco’s Winter Cocktail Party, a special celebration of seasonal cocktails with a DJ after party. And it all takes place at Bar Fluxus, SF’s newest art bar that’s tucked away in a secret alley you’d never find on your own. The San Francisco Winter Cocktail Party – Friday, December more...

T-Mobile VIP Pop-Up: Free Open Bar + Celebrity ChefsT-Mobile VIP Pop-Up: Free Open Bar + Celebrity Chefs
By - posted 8/29/2019
Eat & Drink

T-Mobile San Francisco Signature Series celebrates artists and creators through this exclusive VIP event. Join us for a curated evening of catered food and drinks and meet celebrity tastemakers and innovators in the culinary world. We will be showcasing a collection of Food & Wine enthusiasts and hearing them tell their more...

National Ice Cream DayNational Ice Cream Day
By - posted 7/16/2019
Eat & Drink

Celebrate National Ice Cream Day with super, awesome, cheap (or free) ice cream deals like $1.25 sundaes at Fenton’s, free Mochi Ice Cream at Uniqlo Union Square, and a National Ice Cream Day celebration in San Francisco!