Get SF Weekly Newsletters

You searched for:

  • [X]Umami Burger
Start over

Search for…

Narrow Search

Dining, SFoodie Umami Burger's Dessert Sliders Are Worth Your Attention

Umami Burger's Dessert Sliders Are Worth Your Attention

Here at SF Weekly we are always on the lookout for highbrow-lowbrow foods. It's the one thing that keeps us all from descending into pure foodie preciousness or forgetting that the world does not subsist on braised octopus and…
@SFoodie  Tags: , , , , , ,
Dining, SFoodie Thursday Ten: Umami Burger's Dessert Sliders, A Coffee Dinner at Cassava

Thursday Ten: Umami Burger's Dessert Sliders, A Coffee Dinner at Cassava

@SFoodie  Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Dining, Eat Umami Burger: S.F.'s New $65 Burger

Umami Burger: S.F.'s New $65 Burger

If you have too much money left over after the rent on your NEMA apartment clears, Umami Burger in SoMa has released its M.N.O. (Money's No Object) burger as part of its annual truffle menu. Along with the slew of…
Tags: , , ,
Dining, Recent Openings

Recent Openers October 30-November 5, 2013

Guddu de Karahi: Zulfiqar "Guddu" Haider, former owner of Lahore Karahi in the Tenderloin, has opened up a new Pakistani-Indian restaurant in the Outer Sunset. Haider's popular dishes include tandoori fish, lamb vindaloo, and kebabs. 1501 Noriega, 759-9088. Little Bee…
Tags: , , , , ,
Dining, SFoodie Monstrous Burgers Move Into the Fillmore

Monstrous Burgers Move Into the Fillmore

San Francisco has a reputation for being a land of vegetarians. Lies, all of it. This is a city for meat-eaters, and burgermania has swept the burg, from Umami Burger to Super Duper to Roam, which just opened its second…
@SFoodie  Tags: , , , , , , , , ,
Dining, SFoodie See The Tower of Pork and Other Delights at Chris Cosentino's Los Angeles Eatery PIGG

See The Tower of Pork and Other Delights at Chris Cosentino's Los Angeles Eatery PIGG

While Southern California's Umami Burger opened its first Bay Area location in San Francisco in 2011 and has signed a lease on a second spot in Oakland, it has also developed a new and broader concept called Umamicatessen, which debuted…
@SFoodie  Tags: , , , , , ,
Dining, SFoodie Sweet Woodruff Opens, Gold Dust Lounge's Fight to Stay, and the Next Umami Burger

Sweet Woodruff Opens, Gold Dust Lounge's Fight to Stay, and the Next Umami Burger

The past 24 hours in gossip, innuendo, and cold hard facts about the San Francisco food scene. The new carry-out restaurant Sweet Woodruff, from the team behind Sons & Daughters, will officially open tomorrow. Eater SF shares they started limited…
@SFoodie  Tags: , , , , , , ,
Dining, SFoodie The Melt and Umami Burger: The New (Improved?) Fast Food

The Melt and Umami Burger: The New (Improved?) Fast Food

For all of the San Francisco foodistas who humblebrag about the number of years since they've stepped foot in a McDonald's, there are just as many who are on first-name basis with the cashiers at their local Popeye's. Chipotle --…
@SFoodie  Tags: , ,
Dining, Eat Umami Burger and the Melt: Science Meets Fast Food with Muddled Results

Umami Burger and the Melt: Science Meets Fast Food with Muddled Results

The McRib, which zooms through the American media with the regularity of a lesser comet, is back again, trailed as always by a glowing cloud of hype and disgust. The McRib is the most delicious mass of sweet, molded pork…
Tags: , , , , , ,
Dining, Recent Openings

Recent Openers

Biergarten: 424 Octavia (at Fell), biergartensf.com. Hayes Valley/ Tenderloin. German. Coffee Bar: 101 Montgomery (at Bush),coffeebar-usa.com. Union Square/ FinancialDistrict. Cafe. Hisago: 3226 Geary (at Spruce), 379-9569, www.hisagosf.com. Japantown/ Pacific Heights. Japanese. Krua Thai: 3214 16th St. (at Guerrero), 913-7886, www.kruathaisf.com.…
Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,
News, Letters

SF Weekly Letters

Perry's Fantasy Land Texas' governor can't have it both ways: A good, comprehensive, and insightful observation of a 'I'll do anything to stay in power' kind of guy . When Rick Perry was a Democrat…
Tags: , , , , ,
Dining, SFoodie Umami Gives Us a Bacon-Wrapped Burger, the Third TeaWay Opens, and Another Coffee Bar

Umami Gives Us a Bacon-Wrapped Burger, the Third TeaWay Opens, and Another Coffee Bar

Turns out Umami Burger's only soft opening tomorrow. It will unveil its full-fledged burger glory soon enough (2184 Union at Fillmore). But we've…
@SFoodie  Tags: , , , , , ,
Dining, SFoodie Umami Burger is Coming! Umami Burger is Coming! But Is it Any Good?

Umami Burger is Coming! Umami Burger is Coming! But Is it Any Good?

There is a wave of hysteria around the local arrival of Los Angeles-based chain Umami Burger. They've got tattooed buns, secret magic spices, and ridiculously long waits for the same dish that McDonald's is selling for $3 -- all things…
@SFoodie  Tags: , , ,
Dining, SFoodie Ken Ken Ramen Sets Up Shop, Three Twins Displaced from Fire, and Umami Burger's Menu

Ken Ken Ramen Sets Up Shop, Three Twins Displaced from Fire, and Umami Burger's Menu

The past 24 hours in gossip, innuendo, and cold hard facts about the San Francisco food scene. The popular pop-up Ken Ken Ramen is moving in to its own brick-and-mortar. Grub Street reports they're setting roots in the Mission at…
@SFoodie  Tags: , , , ,
Dining, SFoodie Umami Burger Is On The Way, Bottle Cap Set to Open, and All Seasons Cafe May Be Back

Umami Burger Is On The Way, Bottle Cap Set to Open, and All Seasons Cafe May Be Back

The past 24 hours in gossip, innuendo, and cold hard facts about the San Francisco food scene. It's official: Southern California's Umami Burger has called dibs on a Union Street spot. Eater SF reports it will be taking over the…
@SFoodie  Tags: , , , , , , , ,
Dining, SFoodie So Long Dining Room and Pie Delivery, Hello (to Another) Southern Restaurant

So Long Dining Room and Pie Delivery, Hello (to Another) Southern Restaurant

The past 24 hours in gossip, innuendo, and cold hard facts about the San Francisco food scene. An order to go: The Feast reports the popular Indian-Pakistani restaurant Lahore Kahari has shut its dining room. Owner Zulfiqar "Guddu" Haider has…
@SFoodie  Tags: , , , , , ,
Dining, SFoodie Rudy's Probably Can't Fail in Uptown, Criolla Kitchen Looks to the South

Rudy's Probably Can't Fail in Uptown, Criolla Kitchen Looks to the South

The past 24 hours in gossip, innuendo, and cold hard facts about the San Francisco food scene. Inside Scoop reports Emeryville's popular Rudy's Can't Fail Cafe, co-owned by Green Day's Mike Dirnt, is expanding to Uptown in Oakland. The diner…
@SFoodie  Tags: , , , , , , , ,
Dining, SFoodie Is Umami Not All That?

Is Umami Not All That?

Today, meat-loving provocateur and Time columnist Josh Ozersky posted a piece on the magazine's website inspired by the nationwide expansion of Umami Burger. The L.A.-based chain is supposed to lard its burger meat with ingredients that boost its umami, a…
@SFoodie  Tags: , ,
Dining, SFoodie Umami Burger Surfs Popularity Wave Into San Francisco, Some Nate Appleman Gossip

Umami Burger Surfs Popularity Wave Into San Francisco, Some Nate Appleman Gossip

​The past 72 hours in gossip, innuendo, and cold hard facts about the San Francisco restaurant scene.Oho! Inside Scoop learns that LA's Umami Burger is moving into the Marina (3242 Scott, umamiburger.com). In buzz terms, this is equivalent to…
@SFoodie  Tags: , , , ,