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San Francisco Fisherman's Wharf

San Francisco Fisherman’s Wharf

#Boudin at the Wharf has famous clam chowder in a bread bowl #Lots of little sidewalk eateries for fresh seafood #Home to many immigrant fisherman from the 1800’s #Big tourist attraction with shops and museums #Just a good place to eat Wikipedia Page San Francisco Fisherman’s Wharf
Brown Sugar Kitchen, Oakland

Brown Sugar Kitchen, Oakland

#Buttermilk Fried Chicken & Cornmeal Waffle is a must order. Chicken is tender and juicy #Beignets were almost too much to have at the end, but were yummy – light and fluffy #BBQ Shrimp and grits had strong flavors. I understand the sharpness of the BBQ shrimp and sauce with the grits. I dig it...

Redd Wood, Yountville

Yelp Listing Redd Wood 6755 Washington St Yountville, CA 94599 (707) 299-5030
Dohatsuten, Palo Alto

Dohatsuten, Palo Alto

Dohatsuten is a nice little find in the South Bay (of Northern Cal). Who says there isn’t good food down here. The South Bay resembles Southern California with its diversity of ethnic cuisine. And Dohatsuten exemplifies decent Japanese izakaya(居酒屋). In my recent tour in Northern California, my friends took me to Dohatsuten. I know that...
Pho Kim Long, San Jose

Pho Kim Long, San Jose

In my recent trip to the Bay area, to attend the Foodbuzz festival, I also tried a few other places. Pho Kim Long in San Jose was chosen on this chilly night. Anytime when it is a bit nippy, I like to have hot soups – and Vietnamese noodle soups, also known as Phở, is...
Holder's Country Inn, San Jose

Holder’s Country Inn, San Jose

Yelp Holder’s Country Inn 1424 Saratoga Ave San Jose, CA 95129 West San Jose (408) 378-6022
Ike's Place, San Francisco

Ike’s Place, San Francisco

When we first got to Ike’s Place, at 11:30am, there was already a line outside the door – 10 deep. By the time we got our food, the line extended even longer. This hole-in-the-wall sandwich shop draws all types, far and near, to this part of the town. The parking situation stinks – had to...