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Dining, SFoodie Thursday Twelve: TacoChella Happens Saturday at SoMa StrEat Food Park

Thursday Twelve: TacoChella Happens Saturday at SoMa StrEat Food Park

TacoChella Is Saturday Did you miss Coachella and Goatchella? And are you a taco lover who's…
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Dining, SFoodie Monday Nine: Bacon Bacon No. 2 Opens, R.I.P. Sam Beall

Monday Nine: Bacon Bacon No. 2 Opens, R.I.P. Sam Beall

Farm-to-Table Champion with Long S.F. History Dies at 39 Sam Beall, of Tennessee's Blackberry Farm,…
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Dining, SFoodie Comparing Mission Chinese Food's Two Burritos

Comparing Mission Chinese Food's Two Burritos

For all the times I’d been to Mission Chinese Food, never once was I there during the day. It’s not quite like looking around the EndUp by the light of noon, but it’s a little jarring to see natural…
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Dining, SFoodie ThirstyBear Celebrates Brews, Ewes and BBQs with Nose-to-Tail Lamb

ThirstyBear Celebrates Brews, Ewes and BBQs with Nose-to-Tail Lamb

Precious, little lambs. They are so cuddly and adorable. And delicious! But as one of the world's most heavily consumed meats, lamb is surprisingly underrepresented on American dinner plates. Seeking to change that, the American Lamb Board (yes, that's…
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Dining, SFoodie La Taqueria is Best Burrito in America, According to FiveThirtyEight

La Taqueria is Best Burrito in America, According to FiveThirtyEight

A San Francisco burrito won FiveThirtyEight's exhaustive search to find the best burrito in America — duh. What is surprising to many Mission burrito aficionados is the place that won. Not Taqueria Cancun, not El Farolito, not any of…
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News, The Snitch El Balazo Owners Sentenced to Prison for Hiring Illegal Immigrants

El Balazo Owners Sentenced to Prison for Hiring Illegal Immigrants

The Mexican food competition in this city is fierce. There are great burrito joints and margarita offerings in every direction. Perhaps Marino and Nicole Sandoval, owners of the El Balazo chain, were just wanting a little boost when they stiffed…
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Dining, SFoodie Before the Mission Burrito Came the San Francisco Tamale: An Interview with Gustavo Arellano, Part 1

Before the Mission Burrito Came the San Francisco Tamale: An Interview with Gustavo Arellano, Part 1

San Francisco has gotten used to thinking of itself as a remote outpost in the Mexican diaspora, since our lively but embattled Mexican American community is dwarfed by much larger ones in Los Angeles and the Southwest. But according to…
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Dining, SFoodie Cold Coffee, Cold Chicken, and Hot Bama Messes: This Week in Food Bloggery

Cold Coffee, Cold Chicken, and Hot Bama Messes: This Week in Food Bloggery

Highlights from the blog this week:​ 1. SFoodie's late-night cooking-channel scout, Michael Leaverton, discovers Bama Glama, whose dethgoth, party-planning host wears spiked sunglasses (yes, photographic evidence is provided). Leaverton's reaction to the show: coining the word "hatewatch." Bonus read:…
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Dining, SFoodie San Francisco's Top 10 Burritos

San Francisco's Top 10 Burritos

Within five minutes of arguing with any San Franciscan about the best burrito in town, it becomes clear that what makes a great burrito is different for all of us. For some people, greatness is impossible without girth. For others,…
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Dining, SFoodie Early Thanksgiving: Get Your Free Burrito Today

Early Thanksgiving: Get Your Free Burrito Today

What: 1,000 free burritos Where: Pancho Villa Taqueria When: Mon.-Wed., November 21-23 Cost: Free The rundown: Thanksgiving comes early to the Mission this year, as the folks at Heard About are offering free burritos to the first 1,000 people who…
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Dining, SFoodie You Know You Love It: Seven Best Chain Restaurants in S.F. Bay Area

You Know You Love It: Seven Best Chain Restaurants in S.F. Bay Area

We love fancy food as much as the next San Francisco asshole, but there are times when we just want an enormous plate of mediocre slop. Every now and then we need to walk into a place that looks the…
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Dining, SFoodie No. 58: Taqueria San Francisco's Regular Carnitas Burrito

No. 58: Taqueria San Francisco's Regular Carnitas Burrito

So much can go wrong in the making of a burrito: The rice can be bland or overabundant, vacuuming up all the flavor…
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Dining, SFoodie Tonight's #burritupSF Aims to Crown the Mission's Best Burrito

Tonight's #burritupSF Aims to Crown the Mission's Best Burrito

Mission burrito lovers, this is your pilgrimage to Lourdes. Mission Loc@l is helping organize publicize tonight's #burritupSF, a burrito crawl foil-wrapped in a tweetup, with the goal of canonizing the Mission's best specimen. Your first have to register via Eventbrite,…
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Dining, SFoodie HRD Coffee Shop's Kimchi Burrito

HRD Coffee Shop's Kimchi Burrito

The guy shitting in Taber Alley breaks his concentration long enough to give you the death gaze, like, Dude, you do not want to be here. He's right. Meanwhile, the South Park workers lined up just…
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Dining, SFoodie Taqueria San Francisco's Al Pastor Burrito

Taqueria San Francisco's Al Pastor Burrito

Tuesday, August 10, 2010There was a period ― basically, the '00s ― when I wrote off the burrito as gringo food, snubbing Mission taquerias in favor of Yucatecan restaurants, torta shops, and Oakland's taco truck row. Of late, I've come…
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Dining, SFoodie The Two Oldest Burritos in San Francisco

The Two Oldest Burritos in San Francisco

Part of a series on restaurants that have been around so long they've slipped into a media black hole.There are two restaurants in San Francisco with legitimate claims to being the inventor of the Mission-style burrito ― which can…
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Dining, SFoodie Plantain Burrito at The Little Chihuahua on 24th

Plantain Burrito at The Little Chihuahua on 24th

Plantains and black beans are quintessential side-dish stalwarts, but at the week-old Noe Valley outpost of the Little Chihuahua ― just like at its sibling on Divis ― sweet, mellow grilled plantains and syrupy black beans…
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Dining, SFoodie Taqueria San Francisco: Worth a Trek Down the Taco Trail

Taqueria San Francisco: Worth a Trek Down the Taco Trail

Tuesday, August 10, 2010There was a period ― basically, the '00s ― when I wrote off the burrito as gringo food, snubbing Mission taquerias in favor of Yucatecan restaurants, torta shops, and Oakland's taco truck row. Of late, I've come…
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Dining, SFoodie What to Have for Lunch: Carnitas Burrito at La Taqueria

What to Have for Lunch: Carnitas Burrito at La Taqueria

Sometimes the right thing to eat isn't the newest or most obscure, but the thing you've loved for years. That's true of La Taqueria's carnitas burrito, a joint we once called "an unequivocal work of genius."…
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Dining, SFoodie What to Have for Lunch: Paneer Burrito from Curry Up Now

What to Have for Lunch: Paneer Burrito from Curry Up Now

Maybe you shouldn't lunch on anything this rich on a day you have to return to your office chair and stay reasonably conscious, or maybe Curry Up Now's paneer burrito is reward for having spent the…
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