Monthly Archives: February 2011

Fino (San Francisco, CA)

Fino Sign

624 Post Street San Francisco, CA 94109 Phone: (415) 928-2080 Website: www.finoristorante.com Reservations: Call Restaurant Hours: Bar Open Daily 5:00 p.m.; Dinner Daily from 5:30 p.m.-10:00 p.m. We visited Fino at the insistence of one of our traveling companions’ parents, … Continue reading

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Great Eastern Restaurant (San Francisco, CA)

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649 Jackson Street San Francisco, CA 94133 Phone: (415) 986-2500 Hours: Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-12 a.m., Sat.-Sun. 9 a.m.-12 a.m. We headed to San Francisco for a trip, and decided that we couldn’t leave without heading to Chinatown for some dim … Continue reading

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Sauteed Chicken Breasts with Fennel

Chicken with Fennel

We get biweekly vegetable delivery from Farmhouse Delivery.  In a recent delivery, we received fresh fennel, so I tracked down a recipe I had previously tried.  The recipe I used was from Food & Wine via Cooking.com (found here).  The … Continue reading

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Oven-Baked Spanish Tortilla

I  am crazy for tapas, and I have purchased many a cookbook filled with tapas recipes.  One of my favorites is Tapas: Traditional and Contemporary Tapas Dishes, published by Parragon Books.  (Available here from amazon.com). One of my favorite tapa … Continue reading

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Lucky J’s Chicken and Waffles

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Addresses:    East 6th at Waller (trailer park)                     Longhorn  Food Court (MLK at Rio Grande)                     5035 Burnet Rd.                     Austin, TexasWebsite:  http://www.luckyjs.com/          Hours:    East 6th location              Mon. Closed; Tues.-Wed. 12 p.m.-3 p.m., 7 … Continue reading

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Haddingtons

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601 W. 6th Street (at Nueces) Austin, Texas 78701 Phone: (512) 992-0204 Website: www.thehaddington.com Reservations:  www.opentable.com/haddingtons Hours:  Mon.-Wed. Bar 11 a.m.-1 a.m., Lunch 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Dinner 5 p.m.-11 p.m. Thurs.-Fri. Bar 11 a.m.-2 a.m., Lunch 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Dinner … Continue reading

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East Side Drive-In Trailers

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East Side Drive-In Address: 1001 E. 6th Street This group of trailers is on East Sixth Street, just east of I-35. Parking is available for customers, and there is an ATM on site. This trailer court included all of the … Continue reading

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