Published Mar 20, 2013
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"Fried chicken, whole lobster, gloriously beautiful & spacious booths on first floor with elegant and gracious service..."
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"…Fried chicken, whole lobster, gloriously beautiful & spacious booths on first floor with elegant and gracious service with a fine eastern oyster selec…"
"…I love garlic and The Stinking Rose does it just right!!!!
I can't wait to try the "garlic ice cream". I love the grilled
crab legs, shrimp. I've on…"
"…I've tried about five different sandwiches from Ike's in SF. Every sandwich is unique, and the names of them bring with it some thoughts while being …"
"…Nothing better sitting at the HMB Brewery, drinking a cold Mavericks Ale, and eating a great juicy Hamburger. I hear they started to service breakfas…"
"…fantastic, generous hospitality.... and the boys know there way around the finer spirits like I know my way around a bottle of MD20/20 cut with no nam…"
"…Chow has a good selection of different foods. Their Thi Noodles are exelent! It has the right balance of hot but not too hot.
They have exelent pizz…"
"…Strip away the modern decor, and the attractive young people who eat at MG. Concentrate on the salad and the price. Its not worth it. Your feelings ab…"
"…Who offers Nueske's double smoked bacon at breakfast or a list or sandwiches all so good its hard to decide at lunch? 900 Grayson does. These fellas…"
"…Sidebar has a wonderfully intimate atmosphere, really feels like a neighborhood hangout, has spectacular drinks (like an original 1800s martini), incr…"
"…Vesperave, you are truly a scurrilous little worm. Come down on management who sets the policies of the restaurant, NOT the staff. Do you get mad at…"
"…Awesome quality across the menu and reasonable (for Napa) value.…"
"…If you want to circumnavigate the world to explore some of the best beers of the world, then the Monk's Kettle is your passport. (No jet-lag either.)…"
"…and always entertaining…"
"…Actually, Five_X_Champs, you're wrong. Alexander's has been in the same spot for years, and my husband and it's been our go-to special occasion restau…"
"…Some darn good bar food…"
"…Others vote for the obvious. But you have to seek and you shall find. This place will shock you with how good the food, and hamburger is. An absolu…"
"…Quality quality quality ingredients ....head chef Jeremy is magic. Customer service impeccable ...wine and drink menu hand selected. Anyone who has e…"
"…They are by far the best bakery in the Bay Area. Their cakes and pastries are made with the most incredible butter cream icing and filling. I wish t…"
"…I made reservations for 8PM. I arrived around 7:30PM with my girlfriend. The hostess said our table would be ready shortly and to have seat at the b…"
"…This is by far one of the best restraunts in the country.. Chef Kinch dazzles the mind with a wonderful array of textures in every dish... The fresh a…"
"…It's worth the drive.…"
"…I'd put this on the best burger list too, the Pastrami Burger rocks, but Belgian beers on tap and great music makes this place great. Sit on the pati…"
"…The duck that dreams are made of!…"
"…Ok, so it's late, and you're hungry. There's the diner places, and then there's Tommy's Joynt. Look, the food her is not Michelin star quality, but …"
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