I had been trying to get in to Wise Sons since they moved into the Mission (on 24th at Shotwell) over 2 months ago, from their pop-up location. As a transplanted New York Jew, when I discovered them, I was instantly transported, so imagine my excitement when I saw they were moving into my Mission! … Continue reading At last: Wise Sons Jewish Deli
Here are the details: The CREDO Action team is getting together with our friends at Netroots Nation and Daily Kos to throw a party in San Francisco’s Mission District. We invite you to join us to enjoy some tacos and Tecate, and also help us take down ten of the worst Tea Party Republicans in … Continue reading Tacos and Tecate to Take Down the Tea Party Ten
This coming weekend is Carnaval in San Francisco’s Mission district, an event that draws a huge crowd every year and coincides with a 2-day street festival, which closes most of Harrison St. south of Division. As in Mexico, people arrive from all over to participate in this bawdy celebration that has its roots in Mardi … Continue reading Carnaval in the Mission & how to “return to life” afterwards w/a Mexican hangover cure
Last year at this time, I had the privilege of interviewing el chef guapo, Aaron Sanchez. While he’s neither a Mission neighbor, nor has a restaurant in here (I wish!), its my blog, so I guess I can write what I want to (unlike my column in the examiner.com– my editors get mad if I … Continue reading Cinco de Mayo special: Interview with Aaron Sanchez; his tortilla soup recipe
Update: Andalu recently created a new site that lets customers order online with their desktop or smartphone. It’s an exciting addition to the restaurant, access this via their new website (http://www.andalu.org) For my full review of Andalu, follow this link. Here’s what they have going on this weekend, and next week! For Cinco de Mayo, … Continue reading This just in from Andalu
The good weather is here, and so is the return of First Fridays, a nationwide small and local business support movement that caught on in San Francisco last summer, guess where: in el corazón of the Mission: lower 24th Street. According the the Mission Community Council “First Fridays festivities are hosted by multiple cities across the nation to showcase … Continue reading Friday night food crawl along 24th St. in the Mission- this week!