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Thursday, September 2, 2010

Home of Chicken and Waffles Heads East, Pizza Nostra Goes to Someone Else

Posted By on Thu, Sep 2, 2010 at 8:40 AM

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​The past 24 hours in gossip, innuendo, and cold hard facts about the

San Francisco restaurant scene.

Paolo L. at Inside Scoop learns that Derreck Johnson has signed the lease on a second location for Home of Chicken and Waffles, which started off intending to be a Roscoe's franchise but has found success on its own. Johnson's second Home will be at 1653 Mount Diablo Boulevard in Walnut Creek. Watch out, Casa Orinda ― Johnson's fried chicken offers some stiff competition.

Scoop also notes that Winona Matsuda, who last owned the Choppers sandwich shop, has bought Pizza Nostra (300 DeHaro, 558-9493, from Chez Papa's Jocelyn Bulow, but plans on keeping the same menu.

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