Holiday Sweepstakes: You Could Win* a Hammered Copper Cooking Set and More Enter the Giveaway

Follow us:

+
Discover the unexpected in the Bay Area. Explore All of SF Bay Area
Restaurants & Bars 17

ISO pozole verde and happy hours in SF

grayelf | Nov 3, 201809:18 AM

Hello SFBA Hounds! It's been four years but I'm finally headed back to San Francisco soon. I have a decentish plan for dinners I think -- Royal Feast, La Folie, La Ciccia, Vientian, Hawker Fare -- and lunches are looking good too -- Sentinel, Poc Chuc, Burmese Kitchen, Tony's, Aina, Esan Classic, Lers Ros T'loin all in the running. What I'm hoping for is suggestions on where to get an outstanding pozole verde in the East Bay, ideally Oakland-ish, on a Sunday.

I'm also coming up a bit shy in the great happy hours department. Mission Bowling Club for a burger must happen, and we're thinking Fieldwork or The Rare Barrel for our Sunday East Bay foray. I love savoury-leaning cocktails while the SO is more of a hazy IPA guy. We gather this style is not huge in SF though. Also need tasty food at HH, of course ;-).

We have spent a fair bit of time in the past investigating the eats scene so don't feel the need to hit anywhere fusiony, "trendy" or higher end (apart from La Folie which will be a celebratory dinner) and are more interested in mom-and-pop shops, especially for Mexican fare.

Appreciate any thoughts you'd care to share! Thank you.

Want to stay up to date with this post? Sign Up Now ›
Log In or Sign Up to comment

Recommended from Chowhound

Catch up on the latest activity across all community discussions.
View latest discussions