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SAN FRANCISCO: 159 grand years

In Eating / Food, Restaurants, San Francisco On July 12, 2008 5 Comments

I want to marry Tadich Grill — if, you know, humanoid-restaurant unions were socially accepted, and legally recognized. The restaurant has been around for 159 years — in… Read More »

SAN FRANCISCO: Fisherman’s Wharf

In Eating / Food, San Francisco, Sights On July 7, 2008 2 Comments

Yes, Fisherman’s Wharf is a tourist trap but it’s worth visiting for an hour or two if only to have some fresh seafood and gawk at the noisy… Read More »

SAN FRANCISCO: Night to day hangout

In Eating / Food, Restaurants, San Francisco On July 5, 2008 2 Comments

If I lived here, I know Bocadillos is where I’d hang out all the time. It’s cozy and relaxed, and has some nice wines and enough variety in… Read More »

SAN FRANCISO: Sliding doors

In Eating / Food, Restaurants, San Francisco On June 29, 2008 0 Comments

Hotel front desk operator: “Hello, how may I help you?” Me: “Hi, can you give me the number for Sliding Doors? There’s no phone book in the room.”… Read More »

SAN FRANCISO: Viva la taqueria

In Eating / Food, Restaurants, San Francisco, Sights On June 23, 2008 2 Comments

My big mission in San Francisco was to have real Mexican food, so we headed to the Mission, a neighbourhood that’s predominantly Latino and as with most cool… Read More »

SAN FRANCISCO: Coffee with the Coz

In Eating / Food, Restaurants, San Francisco On June 18, 2008 3 Comments

I wanted to kick off day one of a short (about 3.5 days) visit to San Francisco with a nice coffee. Well, wouldn’t you know that every corner… Read More »

What I learned in San Francisco

In San Francisco, Sights On June 17, 2008 2 Comments

The family from Full House and Uncle Jesse did not live in one of the Victorian houses known as the Painted Ladies (above). They just had a picnic… Read More »

Jason Goes to White Castle

In Chicago, Eating / Food, The Strange On January 14, 2007 6 Comments

I haven’t been doing much on the eating and travelling front lately, but Jason’s been on the road near Chicago and sent me these photos from his cell… Read More »