The past 48 hours in gossip, innuendo, and cold hard facts about the
San Francisco restaurant scene.
According to Paolo L. of Inside Scoop
, an izakaya to be named Chotto
(3317 Steiner) is taking the place of Three Seasons, the Vietnamese restaurant that closed last week. It hopes to open mid-December. The pitch: lots of small plates and grilled skewers, with weekend sushi imported from Japan.
Via Facebook, Ike's Place
has a new Stanford location, and is begging SFSU students to lobby their campus administrators to start up a branch there.
got the memo first: Chez Papa Resto
has a new chef -- Steven Rojas, who's moving up from LA from Patina (and also has worked at TRU in Chicago). Rojas replaces David Bazirgan, who's moved to Fifth Floor.