It’s Greek to Me

It’s Greek to Me

Gyro Sandwich with Lamb, Tomato, Lettuce, and Tzatziki Sauce on Pita Bread I’d driven by this place for years, but never stopped in until recently. …

 

Café Luna

Café Luna

Monte Cristo – Ham and Swiss with Brioche French Toast and Dijon Mustard This was a cute little cafe in Cambridge, near MIT on Massachusetts Ave. …

 

Giordano Brothers

Giordano Brothers

Pastrami All-In-One Sandwich with French Fries and Slaw This restaurant is an ode to the legendary Primanti Brothers in Pittsburgh, which I have yet to visit …

 

Jonathan’s Fish and Chips

Jonathan’s Fish and Chips

Seafood Sampler – Catfish, Crabcake, Prawn, and Oyster I lived in Menlo Park for 3 years and had no idea this place existed. I don’t …

 

Sandbox Bakery

Sandbox Bakery

Ginger Pork Sandwich I first read about this little bakery in San Francisco magazine’s article, An Opinionated Guide to the Sandwich, listing the top 40 sandwiches …

 

Paulette

Paulette

Assorted Macarons These are the BEST macarons I’ve ever had. That is what kept running through my head as I tasted one macaron after another. …

 

Cheeseboard Pizza Collective

Cheeseboard Pizza Collective

Summer squash, onions, mozzarella and feta cheese, basil pesto pizza This was my first visit to the famous Cheeseboard Collective in Berkeley – the third stop …

 

Brown Sugar Kitchen

Brown Sugar Kitchen

Fried Chicken and Waffles I was a bit overloaded with fried foods when my friends and I hit up this Oakland joint for brunch before peach-picking …

 

Evvia Estiatorio

Evvia Estiatorio

Solomos – grilled salmon fillet with lemon potato puree & tomato ouzo sauce Ever since I saw ‘Big Daddy’ savoring the lamb meatballs from this restaurant …

 

Naked Lunch

Naked Lunch

Artisan Foie Gras Torchon & Duck Prosciutto Sandwich with Heirloom Tomato, Butter Lettuce, Black Truffle Salt; Watermelon Cooler This may very well be the most luxurious …