Category Archives: Out Of Town

Bay Area brunching

In case you missed it, here’s a peek at one of my favorite spots to eat in San Francisco–Cole Valley’s Zazie–that appeared in Go! section of the Monterey Herald. I’ll be reposting my reviews and stories from my weekly column for the Herald … Continue reading

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Extra Bite: Through the door

Last week, my column included the highlights of my visit to The Cellar Door up in Santa Cruz. Here’s an Extra Bite, with in-depth look at our delicious dinner, complete with some mouth-watering photos of new chef Ryan Shelton’s cuisine. … Continue reading

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The other side of the bay

In case you missed it, here is my review of dinner on the other side of the bay, at Santa Cruz’s The Cellar Door, that appeared in Thursday’s Go! section of the Monterey Herald. I’ll be reposting my reviews and stories from my weekly column … Continue reading

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Extra Bite: A morning in the Mission

Everyone always asks me for recommendations where to eat and drink when up in San Francisco. My column last week included a roundup of two spots in the city that serve up good food that won’t break the bank. Here’s … Continue reading

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Extra Bite: Sweet, Sweet Woodruff

Everyone always asks me where do I eat when I venture north to the other city by the bay, San Francisco. My column this week included a roundup of two spots in the city that serve up good food that … Continue reading

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When in The City

In case you missed it, here is my roundup of my new favorite spots to eat in San Francisco that appeared in Go! section of the Monterey Herald. I’ll be reposting my reviews and stories from my weekly column for the Herald … Continue reading

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Making it big

Checking out today’s San Francisco Chronicle, I came across Michael Bauer’s rather glowing review of Sons and Daughters in San Francisco. It’s nice to see a local(ish) kid making it big. Chef-owner Teague Moriarty grew up in Santa Cruz and attended … Continue reading

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I ♥ pie

For those of you who missed my column in Thursday’s Go! section of the Monterey Herald, I’m reposting the stories here, complete with some photos that didn’t appear in the printed article. I love pie, and I love pie in … Continue reading

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Let’s talk about Houston . . .

There’s really nothing quite like a trip out of town to make you appreciate the things you’ve got back at home. This was perhaps no truer than my trip to Houston two weeks ago. I traveled to hot and humid … Continue reading

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