Local and Slow Food

Ghirardelli Chocolate Cruise on the SS Jeremiah O’Brien

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Only in San Francisco: Check out the “Chocolate School” at the Ghirardelli Chocolate Cruise on the National Liberty Ship Memorial, SS Jeremiah O’Brien. It’s on Saturday, July 21, 2012 — Boarding at 8 am; departure at 9 am; returning at 2 pm. Departure is from Pier 45, Fisherman’s Wharf. Tickets are available from Eventbrite.  

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Greens Restaurant — Nary a sprout in sight

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Views don’t get much better than this: from the floor-to-ceiling windows of this former waterfront warehouse, you’ll gaze past yachts bobbing in the harbor to the Golden Gate Bridge and beyond to Marin County’s serene headlands. Greens‘ interior is pretty smashing, too: sunny and high-ceilinged, with huge black walnut entrance doors, solid walnut dining tables, […]

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Gary Danko Restaurant — Splendid, memorable dining

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James Beard award-winning chef Gary Danko has created a sumptuous retreat in this splendid restaurant. Critics love it: the Relais & Chateaux property has earned a Michelin star and six five-star Mobil ratings. More important, though, are the rave reviews from everyday diners. Zagat has named it a “Top Restaurant,” and more than 2,000 call-it-like-it-is […]

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