Posts Tagged ‘Soma’

17 Jun
2012

Marlowe Restaurant Review, San Francisco

Posted by Foodnut.com, June 17th, 2012

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Marlowe is a market driven neighbourhood bistro near SF’s ATT park, just across the street from the Caltrain station. Chef du Cuisine: Jennifer Puccio was formerly of Cortez. The focus here is on American comfort food. We decided to try this place because Michael Bauer raved about its burger. Our last visit was in November 2012. Marlowe’s sister restaurant is Park Tavern SF. Read the rest of this entry »

27 Aug
2010

benu restaurant Review, San Francisco

Posted by Foodnut.com, August 27th, 2010

benu San Francisco exterior decor

benu is the long awaited new restaurant in SF from French Laundry Alum and James Beard Award-winning chef Corey Lee. His old boss Thomas Keller is a partner in this new venture and has a wine locker by the front door. benu is housed where Hawthorne Lane used to be. We dined early on, during their 3rd week of operation. benu is a small product driven restaurant focused on contemporary American cuisine. benu is an Egyptian word and that stands for the phoenix, a symbol of something constantly renewing. benu received Two Michelin stars for 2012. The 17 course fixed price menu now costs $180. A la carte is offered Tuesday through Thursday.

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18 Jun
2010

Ame Restaurant Restaurant Review, San Francisco

Posted by Foodnut.com, June 18th, 2010

Ame San Francisco exterior decor

Ame Restaurant in San Francisco’s St. Regis Hotel serves up seasonal New American cuisine, blending of flavors from southern France, northern Italy and especially Japan. No sushi here though. Hiro Sone and Lissa Doumani are also chefs and co-owners of Terra Restaurant in St. Helena. They received One Michelin Star in 2010 and have been open since 2006. Read the rest of this entry »

24 Apr
2009

RN74 Restaurant Review, San Francisco

Posted by Foodnut.com, April 24th, 2009

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RN74 from Michael Mina in the Millennium Tower serves  French-American cuisine. The wine bar has slightly cheaper items. It is named after the highway that goes through the Burgundy region of France. (Inspired by A16?) Mina also runs Bourbon Steak.

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2 Feb
2009

Town Hall Restaurant Review, San Francisco

Posted by Foodnut.com, February 2nd, 2009

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Town Hall has been packing them in since 2003. In a quiet part of Soma, with hi-rises all over the place, they serve classic American regional cuisine. Read the rest of this entry »

19 Jan
2009

El Norteno Taco Truck Review, San Francisco

Posted by Foodnut.com, January 19th, 2009

El Norteno Taco Truck San Francisco

El Norteno is a Mexican mobile food truck in San Francisco. They won the burritoeater 2008 finals. They are located in a parking lot across the street from the Hall of Justice.
Decor, Vibe – ‘Roach Coach’ mobile dining with tacos, burritos, and Tortas in a variety of meats including tongue, cabeza, tripas. Very high 98 food inspection score.

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12 Nov
2008

Oola Restaurant Review, San Francisco

Posted by Foodnut.com, November 12th, 2008

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Oola is a stylish restaurant in San Francisco’s South of market area serving American food. It stays open late, so it is popular with the late crowd. Read the rest of this entry »

25 Sep
2008

Custom Burger Restaurant Review, San Francisco

Posted by Foodnut.com, September 25th, 2008

Custom Burger Front

Another trendy fancy burger place… This one is a fancy one located in the SOMA district with an adjacent bar. You get to select a patty, 3 free toppings, optional premium toppings or cheese, sauce and bun. They use meats from the Golden Gate Meat Company.¬† You can get lamb, turkey, salmon, kobe beef, chicken, and veggie burgers. Read the rest of this entry »