Tu Lan returns, while pierogi appear in the Mission and Chocolate Lab sweetens up Dogpatch.
TABLEHOPPING: Venetian seafood in the Castro, a boatful of brunch burgers, and all-you-can-eat jambalaya.
From pineapple shakes to cold plum soup: The Blob eats her way through the season
TABLEHOPPING A cute little birdie has landed in the Upper Haight, the Tacolicious empire expands, and our local café scene keeps on percolating.
TABLEHOPPING: Outdoor delights (and dancing) at Chambers, Sunday love at Cotogna, new Ramen Underground, Le Marais Bakery treats, more
Crème brûlée, chicken and waffles, barbacoa, and deluxe fried rice — all in a week's work.
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