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3 San Francisco Restaurants in Yelp’s Top 25 List

(KRON/NEXSTAR) – If trying new foods is your favorite part of traveling, Yelp has the to-do list for you. The review site has released its list of the most reviewed and rated restaurants of all time – and you might recognize a few of their names. Three of the top 25 rated and rated restaurants […]

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Restaurants and bars in San Francisco can drop proof of vaccination requirement starting March 11

In a surprise announcement Wednesday morning, the San Francisco Department of Public Health said it would remove proof of vaccination and negative COVID-19 test requirements for indoor dining and beverages in restaurants and restaurants. San Francisco bars starting Friday, March 11. Among the other businesses affected by the announcement are gyms and fitness classes, which […]

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San Francisco restaurants see big business rebound after Omicron surge – CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — After experiencing a drop in business due to the omicron surge, restaurants in San Francisco are starting to rebound. Spring weather, the Super Bowl, and Valentine’s Day drew large diners this past weekend. Restaurants in San Francisco are seeing growth in diners and hope they will enter a period of […]

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OpenTable data shows San Francisco restaurants beginning omicron comeback

After a slowdown due to the omicron coronavirus outbreak, restaurant reservations in San Francisco are starting to rebound despite still-high case rates. Reservations are still down 63% on average from pre-pandemic levels in 2019, but OpenTable data shows an 8 percentage point increase in reservations from January 12, 2021 to January 20. Additionally, the percentage […]

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Poll: Majority of San Francisco Restaurants Support Recall Mandate

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (KRON) – Across the Bay Area and across the country, restaurants have been hit especially hard by omicron. Between staff testing positive or being exposed, many restaurants had to close because they didn’t have enough bodies to run the place. Doctors have said that being vaccinated and strengthened can really make a […]

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Restaurants at San Francisco Zuni Cafe, Cassava require proof of recall for dinner

In case you need another good reason to get that third shot, here are a few good ones: At least two restaurants in San Francisco now require proof of a recall for dine-in customers. Cassava, the destination-worthy all-day restaurant in Outer Richmond, posted the decision on Instagram on Tuesday, December 21; Zuni Cafe, the iconic […]

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New restaurants in San Francisco will have you booking a trip to the Bay Area ASAP

San Francisco has seen some exciting culinary offerings lately, and that’s what you can expect when visiting this bayside city. The restaurant scene is constantly changing, especially in a city like San Francisco, which is world famous for its top-notch, fresh, diverse cuisine and above all, hip Restaurants. So how is a self-respecting foodie supposed […]

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Black Sheep Foods launches plant-based lamb in San Francisco restaurants

This week, plant-based lamb from alternative protein start-up Black Sheep Foods made its debut in restaurants across San Francisco. The launch is a big milestone for the team at Black Sheep, who want to bring more variety to plant-based meat eaters. “Our number one product is lamb because it’s both foreign and familiar in America,” […]

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San Francisco restaurants rise to the challenge of a post-pandemic comeback

A sample of the cuisine at The Bird, a fried chicken sandwich restaurant in Adriano Paganini’s Back of the House group of restaurants. As Total Food Service continues its review of the state of the restaurant industry in key cities across the country post-pandemic, we are focusing on San Francisco. The city that brought us […]

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San Francisco restaurants say reservations are disappearing due to Delta concerns

Welcome to am Intel, your roundup of Bay Area food and restaurant news. Tips are always welcome, drop them here. It was first of all the return of the masks. Then, on Friday, August 20, the citywide mandate requiring proof of vaccination for customers who wish to dine or drink inside went into effect. Today, […]

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‘PTSD again’: San Francisco restaurants temporarily close due to COVID, some due to breakthrough cases

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — It’s pandemic deja vu for restaurants in San Francisco forced to close amid the latest spike in coronavirus cases. Tosca in North Beach partially reopened on Friday. After a staff member was exposed to COVID-19, the restaurant closed for a few days to get everyone tested. RELATED: Hundreds of SF bars […]

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San Francisco restaurants welcome diners indoors – NBC Bay Area

After months of serving takeout or serving customers outdoors, restaurants in San Francisco were allowed Wednesday to invite diners back inside. Far East Cafe in Chinatown nearly closed permanently last year, but after receiving support from the city as well as community members, it was able to hang on. Now, with the addition of indoor […]

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San Francisco restaurants can start eating indoors as early as 8 a.m. Wednesday

Restaurants, cafes and bars in San Francisco that serve food can begin indoor dine-in service starting Wednesday at 8 a.m., Mayor London Breed and Dr. Grant Colfax announced Tuesday. “Thanks to everyone in our city acting responsibly and doing their part, we can take one step closer to reopening and beginning our recovery,” Mayor Breed […]

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San Francisco restaurants see business increase as they open for outdoor dining

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (KRON) – A break from the rain brought people to the restaurant. Outdoor dining is allowed again in San Francisco, but many businesses struggled to install outdoor parklets during the storm. San Francisco gradually reopened outdoor restaurants yesterday, there’s definitely more foot traffic here tonight. A boost for small businesses in San […]

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More and more restaurants in San Francisco are considering a drastic step this winter: closing for “hibernation”

It could soon be hibernation season for restaurants in San Francisco. With indoor dining once again banned and wintry weather reducing income from outdoor dining, a growing number of restaurants in the city are considering, for the first time, the more drastic step of possible closure for the coming months. Others are considering closing for […]

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Indoor dining brings hope to San Francisco restaurants for the first time in months

In a Bay Area dining world still adjusting to the coronavirus pandemic, restaurants in San Francisco resumed indoor service on Wednesday with temperature checks, strict food enforcement policies masks and multi-question health surveys. The moment is a small step towards normality for restaurants in the city, where thousands of food businesses have struggled to survive […]

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San Francisco restaurants grapple with opening an indoor restaurant

Restaurants in San Francisco can prepare provide indoor dining as of September 30, the city and county moved from the state’s coronavirus red tier designation to Orange. Earlier this month, San Francisco Mayor London Breed, in coordination with city health and economic officials, announced that the city plans to start eating indoors at a capacity […]

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A prominent Bay Area bartender is closing three of his restaurants in San Francisco

After months of keeping the lights off at San Francisco restaurants Trou Normand, Nommo and Obispo, star restaurateur and bartender Thad Vogler has announced the permanent closure of all three establishments. Vogler’s decision to close its three restaurants was not easy. This dates back to long before the shutdown, according to The San Francisco Chronicle […]

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DoorDash is reimbursing overcharged San Francisco restaurants on fees.

DoorDash is refunding money to a handful of San Francisco restaurants that were mistakenly overcharged on commission fees, which the city recently temporarily capped at 15% “We have corrected a separate error affecting fewer than 10 of more than a thousand of our partner restaurants in San Francisco and we will refund those restaurants,” the […]

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San Francisco restaurants react to latest indoor dining delay due to pandemic

Restaurants in San Francisco, which were given the green light for outdoor dining service last month, learned on Tuesday that they will have to wait indefinitely for indoor dining to return as the number of coronavirus cases in the state increases. Indoor dining was originally scheduled to begin July 13 in San Francisco. Although news […]

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Indoor dining has reportedly been suspended for restaurants in San Francisco

July 13 has been a beacon for restaurants in San Francisco since May, when city officials announced that indoor dining would resume on that date. Although outdoor dining has been operational since June 12, even with tables spread along sidewalks and in the street, restaurants are counting on a return to indoor dining to generate […]

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Why Dominique Crenn is temporarily closing one of his restaurants in San Francisco

“It’s goodbye, not goodbye” for one of Dominique Crenn’s restaurants in San Francisco. On Saturday, the Michelin-starred chef announced that Petit Crenn, a cozy French bistro in Hayes Valley, would close its doors to customers until next January as it pivots to a new goal: feeding communities in need during the crisis. of COVID-19. The […]

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Restaurants in San Francisco are open for outdoor dining. Here’s what you need to know

San Francisco’s restaurant industry was taken by surprise when, on Tuesday, Mayor London Breed announced that outdoor dining for the county could begin Friday, June 12. The previously announced date was June 15, and the county’s Department of Public Health (DPH) had yet to issue official guidance on how to reopen safely. Those tips finally […]

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Outdoor dining on the menu at San Francisco restaurants starting Friday

Restaurants in San Francisco will be able to offer sit-down dining starting Friday, three days ahead of schedule, marking the city’s latest step in easing current shelter-in-place restrictions. Since mid-March, restaurants in San Francisco can only offer take-out and delivery service to customers. The Mayor of London Breed announced the expansion on Tuesday, on the […]

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San Francisco restaurants can open for outdoor dining on June 15

This is a breaking story and will be updated as more information is received. Restaurants in San Francisco will be allowed to reopen for outdoor dining on June 15, San Francisco Mayor London Breed announced Thursday. If all goes well and the city’s novel coronavirus (COVID-19) cases remain at acceptable levels, indoor dining will be […]

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San Francisco restaurants forced to permanently close due to pandemic

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (KRON) — Bars and restaurants in San Francisco are closing permanently with the coronavirus and the costs of operating a business in the city some business owners say they can’t keep up. KRON4 spoke to an owner who was forced to close and file for bankruptcy. “It’s devastating because I’ve spent my […]

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Quince among San Francisco restaurants nominated for James Beard Awards

More than a dozen Bay Area chefs and restaurants have been nominated for the 2020 James Beard Foundation Awards, the restaurant industry’s highest honors, which were announced on Twitter Monday. Some of the top honors went to San Francisco restaurateurs Michael and Lindsay Tusk, whose Michelin-starred restaurant Quince was named a finalist for Outstanding Restaurant […]

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Half of San Francisco restaurants set to close as industry braces for big changes during COVID-19 pandemic

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — Dining out in the Bay Area will likely never be the same. Fifty percent of restaurants in San Francisco are not expected to reopen, according to the Golden Gate Restaurant Association. “Do you think you’ll make it?” “No, I don’t think so,” said Wen Geng, owner of Chinese Cuisine, a popular […]