and straight-up facts about San Francisco restaurant openings and
Marcia G. of Tablehopper has a couple of bits of good news. Number one: Brenda's French Soul Food is preparing to expand by renovating the laundromat next door ― which is four times bigger than her present space ― without losing a day of business. Ms. G. also pounced on an announcement that Kyle Anderson is opening a bistro in Berkeley named Slow (1966 University Ave., Berkeley, 510-647-3663) in July. The pitch: Chef who trained under Daniel Bolud & Charlie Trotter opening 30-seat resto with big back patio, $12 dinner entrees. If you can't guess what the chef's philosophy behind the food is, well, there's just no hope for you.
reported yesterday that Little Chihuahua had opened location number two
(4123 24th St., at Castro; thelittlechihuahua.com). The pitch: Same as
the original ― warm chips, sustainably raised/caught meats, SF
vegetarian burrito. Last we checked, no one had filed a Yelp
review. RUN, early adapters. It's your chance to make history.
Other news: Yesterday, SFoodie reported on the new
iteration of Saison and the new SusieCakes. And
Prospect held its press dinner last night, so prepare for a media