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Blue Bottle Coffee “Free Cuppings”
By - posted 3/11/2012
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Out-of-towners like to visit Napa Valley for a bit of wine tasting. But what about visiting Oakland for a bit of coffee tasting? Every Tuesday and Sunday at 2:00pm, the Webster Street Blue Bottle Coffee in Oakland offers free public cuppings. That’s what they call tastings when it’s with coffee. You know all more...

The Bar Workers Ball
By - posted 2/23/2012
Eat & Drink

SF’s bar workers work long shifts pouring drinks and dealing with lousy tippers, so it’s time for them to have a night for themselves – at the 2012 Mid-Winter Bar Workers Ball. 7×7 magazine and Broke Ass Stuart are hosting this annual event with stellar drink specials on high -end more...

Funcheap’s Bar Takeover
By - posted 2/18/2012
Eat & Drink

Get your liver ready… FuncheapSF’s very own Johnny Funcheap will be stepping behind the bar and serving up drinks this Wednesday at North Beach’s Bottle Cap! Funcheap founder Johnny will be crafting his own signature specialty cocktail, “Johnny’s Irish Rocket” a deadly and tasty concoction featuring Jameson, ginger beer, lime and a bit of a more...

Best of SF Beer Week 2012
By - posted 2/13/2012
Eat & Drink

There’s no reason that sippin’ those sweet suds has to break the bank during SF Beer Week 2012!  From February 10th till the 19th, here’s the cheapest beer bashes around the Bay serving up cheap drinks, complimentary grub, booze-fueled competitions, and plenty more. “Nightlife” Beer Week & Noise Pop | California Academy more...

Speakeasy’s SF Beer Week Bash
By - posted 2/13/2012
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Speakeasy’s getting in the spirit with an all-day SF Beer Week blowout. Get down to the brewery Friday, February 17th from 12-9pm for a home brewing expo, a chance to meet the brewers, live music, free mustaches, food trucks and exclusive & limited edition $3 beers – as fresh as they come – more...

San Francisco’s Dirt Cheap Diners
By - posted 2/8/2012
Eat & Drink

Whatever happened to going out with 20 bucks and spending only as much? We think it can be done and if you can save big on late-night chow, it’s a good start. Here we highlight a few eateries all over San Francisco that offer meals with variety for a measly five more...

Blue Bottle Free Coffee Tasting
By - posted 2/5/2012
Eat & Drink

Join Blue Bottle Coffee Co. at their Oakland Roastery on Tuesday, February 7th at 2pm for a free public cupping led by Felipe Croce of FAF farms, Brazil. Blue Bottle visited the FAF operation, near the border of Sao Paulo and Minas Gerais state, in October and cupped some excellent micro-lots more...

$5 Street Food Treats
By - posted 1/29/2012
Eat & Drink

Rocky Yazzie still makes traditional Navajo frybread the way his grandmother used to. Except instead of a fully-stocked kitchen or a head of gray hair, all he has is a portable cooking stove, the back patio of a dive bar and some of the freshest frybread we’ve had this side more...

Free Scotch Tastings
By - posted 1/11/2012
Eat & Drink

The United States Bartender’s Guild is offering a free and exclusive Dewar’s Scotch Tasting from January 11th till January 14th, 2012 at the Festival Pavilion in Fort Mason. It’s free, so just RSVP and select a date and time as long as you’re over 21. 2012 Dewar’s Tasting Sessions January 11-14, 2012 Festival Pavilion, more...

$2 Street Food Eats: Spencer-On-The-Go
By - posted 10/21/2011
Eat & Drink

If you’re craving fine French food but are a little low on cash, satisfy your hunger pangs with a little piece of Paris tucked into a parking lot on the corner of Folsom and 7th Streets in SoMa. Spencer On-The-Go has been serving up reasonably-priced French food in a flash since more...

Johnnie Walker Whisky Tasting Party
By - posted 10/3/2011
Eat & Drink

Join Johnnie Walker for an exclusive night out in San Francisco with discerning drinkers like yourself. Guests are personally led by Master of Whisky, through a private tasting of select Johnnie Walker Scotch whiskies. Johnnie Walker “House of Whisky” Private Tasting | 2011 – Dogpatch Studios, 991 Tennessee St., SF – October 5-8, more...

Gap’s $1.69 Taco Truck
By - posted 9/11/2011
Eat & Drink

Chorizo, ceviche and California-style are just a few of the ways you can order your taco from the Pico de Gap food truck, which is rolling around San Francisco to offer both deals on denim and delicious tacos to hungry diners. Trying to help promote their new 1969 Fall Denim Collection, more...

Four Barrel Free Coffee Day
By - posted 8/18/2011
Eat & Drink

It’s time to toast to one of the city’s best roasts at Four Barrel Coffee’s 3rd Birthday Bash on Tuesday, August 23 at their Valencia storefront. To celebrate three years of being in business, they’ll be giving away free coffee & espresso drinks all day long and bringing in two Skee more...

Cheap Lunches, Huge Leftovers
By - posted 8/2/2011
Eat & Drink

Craving cheap and tasty Chinese for lunch, but you love leftovers perhaps even more than anything? Take the trek over to Chinatown to try Hunan Home’s Restaurant, and see why this Michelin Guide-recommended restaurant has been a neighborhood staple of Chinese-American cuisine since its opening in 1983. Cheap & Tasty Chinese more...

Half-Price Happy Hour: Uva Enoteca
By - posted 7/24/2011
Eat & Drink

Tucked in between a punk-rock dive bar and a 24-hour dry cleaner is the surprisingly sophisticated Uva Enoteca, a Zagat-rated restaurant from a former Mario Batali staffer, with both an impressive pedigree and repertoire of rustic Italian dishes ranging from meatball sandwiches to farinata flatbreads. Drink Up The Deals One can’t deny more...