Posts Tagged ‘Dinner’

22 Feb
2016

Town Restaurant Review, San Carlos

Posted by Foodnut.com, February 22nd, 2016

Town San Carlos Exterior Decor

Steak on the Peninsula. Town Restaurant is a steakhouse serving American comfort food in downtown San Carlos. It opened in 2006 and has gotten positive press, so we figured we would see how it stacks up. Over the years, this restaurant has been consistently busy. Town is definitely a hit with the locals, many of which can just walk over for a meal. Our last visit was in December 2015. It is so busy, we had to make a reservation over a week in advance.

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8 Feb
2016

Champagne Seafood Restaurant Review, San Mateo

Posted by Foodnut.com, February 8th, 2016

Champagne Seafood San Mateo exterior decor

Champagne Seafood San Mateo interior decor

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2 Nov
2015

Hakka Restaurant, San Francisco

Posted by Foodnut.com, November 2nd, 2015

Hakka restaurant San Francisco exterior decor

Hakka Restaurant SF is a family run Chinese restaurant in San Francisco’s Outer Richmond District that opened in early 2010. It has garnered some foodie attention on chowhound. While they serve a wide variety of Chinese dishes including Americanized standbys, they are known for their regional Chinese specialties. We returned for to go in late 2015.

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20 Oct
2015

Koi Palace Dim Sum Daly City Review

Posted by Foodnut.com, October 20th, 2015

Koi Palace Daly City interior decor

Koi Palace is the #1 Chinese restaurant in the SF Bay Area. The Peninsula is ground zero for some of the best Chinese food in the San Francisco Bay area. Koi Palace has been around since 1996 and specializes in wide selection of Dim Sum for lunch and special dishes for dinner. They also have locations in Dublin and at the Thunder Valley Casino. Koi Palace Dinner is reviewed separately. Dragon Beard candy creation is covered too. Our last visit was in 2016.

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27 Jul
2015

Cotogna, San Francisco

Posted by Foodnut.com, July 27th, 2015

Cotogna San Francisco exterior decor

Cotogna (meaning ‘quince’ in Italian), offers a seasonally-changing menu featuring spit-roasted or grilled meats and game birds, wood-oven pizzas, house-made pastas, fresh local fish and seafood, salads, salami and cheeses in the warm atmosphere of the restaurant’s refined urban design. This is the sister restaurant to Quince, which is located next door. Our last visit was in the Summer of 2015

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22 Jul
2015

Shanghai Dumpling Shop Restaurant Review, Millbrae

Posted by Foodnut.com, July 22nd, 2015

Shanghai Dumpling Shop Millbrae Exterior

Shanghai Dumpling Shop is a popular Shanghainese Chinese restaurant in Millbrae’s Broadway shopping district. While they have all the ‘standard’ Chinese restaurant dishes, they are specifically known for dishes from Shanghai, including dumplings even though the staff can be heard belting out Cantonese Chinese. Our last visit was in the December 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

7 Jun
2015

Koi Palace Dinner, Daly City

Posted by Foodnut.com, June 7th, 2015

Koi Palace is a popular Cantonese Chinese restaurant in Daly City. The Peninsula is ground zero for some of the best Chinese food in the SF Bay area. It has been around since 1997 and specializes in wide selection of Dim Sum for lunch and special dishes for dinner. This restaurant also has locations in Dublin and at Thunder Valley Casino. We came for dinner and have previously reviewed Koi Palace dim sum lunch. Our return trips included the latest in 2016. Yelp reviews emphasize lunch and do not factor in where this place falls in the Chinese restaurant pecking order.

Koi Palace Daly City Dinner Interior

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25 May
2015

Chapeau!, San Francisco

Posted by Foodnut.com, May 25th, 2015

Chapeau San Francisco Exterior Decor

One of our favorite San Francisco restaurants.. Chapeau! is a French Bistro located in the San Francisco Richmond district in the middle of the Clement Street shopping district. At one time, they had two locations, but later wisely consolidated into this one location. Chapeau! SF opened in 1996 and means hat or wow in French. Read the rest of this entry »

16 Mar
2015

Moonstar Buffet Review, Daly City

Posted by Foodnut.com, March 16th, 2015

Moonstar Daly City_exterior decor

Moonstar is a higher end Asian Buffet in Daly City, a short distance from the Serramonte shopping center, and almost next door to Chinese food Mecca, Koi Palace.  They used to have a location in San Francisco, but it closed years ago.

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17 Feb
2015

Village Pub Review, Woodside

Posted by Foodnut.com, February 17th, 2015

Village Pub Woodside exterior decor

Village Pub is a fine dining establishment in the small town of Woodside. We have passed by many times, on our way back from hiking or biking, and felt it was time to try it. They have received One Michelin star starting from 2009. Dmitry Elperin is the chef and identifies his cuisine as “Contemporary American yet is rooted in the culinary traditions of France and the Mediterranean.” They use lots of seasonal, local, and organic ingredients. The chef has a sister restaurant, Cafe des Amis (RIP) and Spruce, in San Francisco.

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23 Jan
2015

5 Joy Restaurant Review, Foster City

Posted by Foodnut.com, January 23rd, 2015

Joy Foster City exterior

5 Joy Restaurant is a small restaurant in the Beach Park plaza strip mall bordering the San Francisco Bay in Foster City, just south of the Highway 92 San Mateo Bridge.  It used to be called Joy Restaurant.

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20 Jan
2015

Pizzeria Delfina, San Francisco – Burlingame

Posted by Foodnut.com, January 20th, 2015

Pizzeria Delfina is the lower cost more casual eatery next to top rated Delfina. They do not take reservations and focus on ‘Neapolitan inspired’, thin crust pizzas and Antipasti. Delfina does not serve pizza. They use local, seasonal ingredients and have a lots of wines by the glass.  There are 2 location in San Francisco – Mission and Pacific Heights. In 2016 we dined at the new Burlingame location.

Pizzeria Delfina San Francisco Interior

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