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Monday, June 8, 2015

Musical Brunch Pop-Up Launches This Saturday

Posted By on Mon, Jun 8, 2015 at 10:53 AM

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  • Austin-Style Breakfast Tacos

Wes Rowe of Wes Burger fame is teaming up with LookOut in the Castro to launch Soul Delicious, a southern-infused brunch pop-up. The weekly affair will feature a rotating menu set to the soundtrack of Motown classics. Come hungry, and be prepared to dance — just as you'd expect at this second-story bar just off Market. 

The revelry begins this Saturday, June 13, with a barrage of comfort cuisine designed to disarm even the most stubborn of weekend hangovers. The inaugural centerpiece figures to be the modestly-billed 'Ultimate Breakfast Sandwich', an $11 gut-busting combo of ground maple pork belly, aged melted cheddar, and a runny, fried egg. Just to give it some semblance of healthfulnes, it's topped with a bouquet of arugula, and comes with country style home fries on the side.


click to enlarge The Ultimate Breakfast Sandwich - SOUL DELICIOUS
  • Soul Delicious
  • The Ultimate Breakfast Sandwich

Chef Rowe's signature dish, however, is his Uncle Brother's Fried Chicken, drowned in jalapeño cream gravy and plated atop a cheese grit cake. For a taste of Texas, he's slinging a trio of Austin-style breakfast tacos, stuffed with bacon, eggs and spicy salsa. Either dish will set you back $12. A bit of grits and grease typically cures whatever's ailing you. But as a last resort, early afternoon barroom dining is always a great excuse to bite the hair of the dog.

Running from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. every Saturday, future Soul Delicious menus will feature fare from Dominique Garcia of Mama. The new addition to the Castro weekend dining scene hopes to deliver some much-needed soul to the city's popular-yet-predictable brunch landscape. 


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