Restaurants & Bars

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San Francisco Chinatown Eats directory

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

Chinese restaurants have been hit particularly hard by Coronavirus fall out starting with the early reports of the disease in January and many closing down with March's shelter-in-place orders. Vol...

New Woey Loy Goey in SF Chinatown has re-opened!

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 9 hours ago

Oh Woey Loy Goey, you scared me again! Chinese restaurants were hit particularly hard at the start of the Coronavirus pandemic and many shutdown even before the shelter-in-place orders. This restau...

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To Go Meals from Michelin Stars

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

In this time of Covid-19 and stay at home orders statewide, restaurants are limited to take-out and delivery services. Many have closed. Others have soldiered on converting their operations to offe...


Latest Marin Country recommendations

by Headlands 1 day ago

Hi all, I grew up in Marin but am unfamiliar with the best restaurants because I haven't lived there in 25 years. :-) Going there this coming weekend and want to know what the latest and grea...

My burger drought, 3 favorite experiences ending at The Royal James

by Torpedo 17 hours ago

I gave up eating beef many years ago, but I still crave a great hamburger and a side of fries. I admitted to friends that I would only eat a beef burger again in only 3 places. One of those b...


Chinese Food Dilemma

by mike1812 4 days ago

In desperate need for a good Chinese food alternative in the Yonge/Lawrence area. C’est Bon has been our go to for 20 years, but a change is long overdue. The quality has dropped and the prices hav...

Mission Beach Hoagies

Fake Name
by Fake Name 13 years ago

It's a long shot, but I gotta try. Growing up in the 70s, we used to go to a small dive place along Mission Blvd that had the BEST hoagies. Concrete floors, no decor to speak of, just a sandwic...

Wayne back in the day

by legsdiamond12 8 years ago

Posting about Pinto's in Hackensack last week made me nostalgic. I was essentially raised in Wayne, and when we ate Italian out as a family or got a pizza, it was from Gabriel's on Rt. 23 (this wou...

GTA Patios in the age of Covid-19

by caviartothegeneral 19 days ago

With patios opening up in Toronto this week, I am looking forward (with a bit of trepidation) to reports on what's happening, where to go, where not to go ... so I thought I would start a new threa...

Covid19 Casualty - 'Dragon Boat Fusion,' Richmond Hill closed permanently!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 2 months ago

Together with its other two brethren restaurants - 'The One Fusion' and 'Skyview Fusion,' Dragon Boat Fusion. the eldest statesman, has formed a formidable trio with them in providing some of the b...

Spicy Snacks at Momo House in Vienna

by Steve 1 day ago

Momo House, a Nepalese place on an alley between Maple Ave and Church St, has an interesting array of snacks aside from the regular menu of momo, kabobs, and curries. But be careful, the spicy is ...


RIP Crispo

by bobby06877 2 days ago

I learned about Crispo Restaurant in NYC on the Chowhound board almost 20 years ago. It quicly became our go to spot as our family grew. Great memories at this place. I will miss it.

Dim Sum brunch suggestions needed

by zook 8 months ago

Looking for a good dim sum brunch, preferably with cart service. Used to go to China Mama, but it’s been quite awhile, so thought I’d ask in case there are newer or better suggestions.

BBQ Road Trip

by delight64 9 months ago

Howdy Hounds I am taking my 18yo son on a BBQ road trip of the Deep South ( Austin, Memphis, various smaller cities in Mississippi and ending up in NOLA ) As we are from Melbourne Australia ...

Vibrant food & nightlife at Alvin & Friends, New Rochelle...

by gutreactions 10 months ago

It was a lovely late summer evening when we stopped into Alvin & Friends on Memorial Highway in downtown New Rochelle. The place was popping at around 8 p.m., and we took seats in the bar/lounge. T...

Musashi/Benihana type place in SFV? Kid Friendly Please!

by boogiebaby 10 years ago

I thought it would be fun to take my kids (just turned 6 and just turned 4) to a teppan grill type place. I know of Musashi (haven't been there in ages) and Benihana in Encino (haven't been there i...

the best SANDWICH in (Los Angeles) period.

by Rina 13 years ago

Does LA have sandwiches that are stacked mile high with roast beef or pastrami? Any tasty accompanying spreads or mouth-watering condiments that makes one crave for more... Any secret garlic sa...

Whatever Happened to Harry's Open Pit BBQ?

by di4cats 16 years ago

This place had two locations, one in Hollywood on Crescent Heights, and one in WLA. They had the best ribs I've ever tasted. Does anyone know whatever happened to them?

Peter Luger demoted to 'satisfactory': Pete Wells, N.Y. Times...

by gutreactions 9 months ago

Legendary Peter Luger Steakhouse in Brooklyn received no stars today in The New York Times, according to restaurant critic Pete Wells. What do you think? Anyone been lately? (Would have added a lin...

GTA takeout/delivery in the era of COVID-19

Dr. John
by Dr. John 4 months ago

Inspired by prima's recent updates to her sandwich threads, I thought I could start a thread focusing on everyone's recs for takeout/delivery options as we move forward over the next few months. S...