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  • El Tonayense Taco Truck Review, San Francisco

    El Tonayense is a  Mexican restaurant with lots of mobile food trucks throughout San Francisco.  They have been featured on PBS’s Check Please TV show.  They are parked on the side…

  • Joy Luck Place Dinner Restaurant

    The San Mateo location closed. November 2009 this location will reopen as Champagne Seafood Restaurant. Try their Joy Luck Place’s Cupertino location or visit HK Causeway Bay across the street.…

  • Golden Boy Pizza, San Francisco

    Golden Boy Pizza is a hole in the wall restaurant in North Beach. This place takes only cash and serves pizza slices from big trays that are warmed up. There are…

  • Pizza Antica Restaurant Review, San Jose

    A stylish high end pizza place with 4 Northern California locations. We reviewed the location in upscale San Jose’s Santana Row shopping center. Pizza is the draw, so we focused on…

  • Mingalaba Restaurant Review, Burlingame

    Mingalaba Restaurant is a Burmese and Mandarin Chinese restaurant in downtown Burlingame in the Burlingame avenue shopping district. It has been open since late June 2008. They serve many Burmese dishes…

  • Harris’ Restaurant, San Francisco

    Harris’, The San Francisco Steakhouse has been located since 1984. The restaurant has Old school traditional decor and high quality 21 day dry aged, Mid-western, corn-fed meats. This is one place I…

  • Isobune Restaurant Review

    Open since 1982 in San Francisco, Isobune pioneered the sushi boat Japanese restaurant.  You can sit down and grab food from the boats and eat, faster than at the golden arches. …

  • One Market Restaurant Review, San Francisco

    One Market Restaurant opened in 1993, and was a big event marking star chef Bradley Ogden’s return to the City. We have not been back in probably 10 years, so it…

  • Ramen HALU Review, San Jose

    Ramen HALU is a popular Japanese noodle house in a strip mall off 280 in San Jose.  There is wait here most times, but not as crazy as well known Santa…

  • Foreign Cinema Restaurant Review, San Francisco

    Since 1999, they have been California/Mediterranean-inspired menu in a stylish setting in the middle of the Mission district of San Francisco. They focus on local and organic ingredients. They play Foreign…

  • Joy Luck Place Lunch Dim Sum Restaurant Review

    The San Mateo location closed and reopened as Champagne Seafood Restaurant. Try their Joy Luck Place’s Cupertino location or visit HK Causeway Bay across the street.…

  • Patxi’s Chicago Pizza Restaurant Review, Palo Alto

    Classic Chicago-style deep dish pizza is the reason to visit.  Pronounced “paw-CHEESE”, this place is run by a former cook and manager of Zachary’s Pizza in Oakland.  With that heritage, it…

  • Gombei Japanese Restaurant Review, Menlo Park

    Gombei has 3 locations for this Japanese restaurant, Menlo Park, San Jose, and Santa Clara. They primarily serve Japanese teriyaki style dinners, Udon noodles, Tofu Hotpots, and Donburi rice bowls.  They…

  • Little Sichuan Newark Restaurant Review

    Little Sichuan, not to be confused with the one in San Mateo, used to be located in Fremont, but moved to this new larger location and upgraded itself. It is now…

  • Gulzaar Halaal Restaurant Review, San Jose

    This mom and pop, family style restaurant serves Middle Eastern Halal, Indian/Pakistani food. Per Wikipedia: Halal is an Arabic term meaning “permissible”. In the English language, it most frequently refers to…