San Francisco restaurant scene.
Inside Scoop's Paolo L. reported previously on the opening of an Egyptian (well, sort of) pizza place named Crave City (2015 Chestnut, 409-2009). The pitch: wings, Italian pizzas, meat skewers cooked in a clay oven, and naan wraps, as well as savory and sweet feteers, or filled pastries.
Did Citizen Cake (2125 Fillmore, 861-2228, citizencake.com) really open on Saturday, as Eater and Inside Scoop promised? SFoodie has been hesitant to publicize the reopening of Elizabeth Falkner's new (old) restaurant, since its opening date has changed hourly. But both the website and the Facebook page confirm: It's open. The pitch: more casual than the last version.