Check, Please! Bay Area’s fourth episode of Season 8 airs tonight at 7:30pm on 9 and features Pompei’s Grotto (San Francisco), Lillie Mae’s House of Soul Food (Santa Clara) and SPQR (San Francisco). Or click here to watch the episode online!
Mama Walker’s Breakfast-Inspired Booze
The folks at Serious Eats gives them a try.
“Brooklyn-based sculptor, photographer, illustrator and mother Nina Levy has been using colored markers to draw pop culture characters on lunch napkins for her two sons (Archer & Ansel) on a daily basis for over six years. According to Nina, she has created around 2,000 custom napkins. You can view them all online via her Daily Napkins blog.”
A tour of cafes in the Bay Area by bicycle!
Mary Ladd interviews Rebecca Kaplan, Oakland’s Councilmember At-Large, who was recently re-elected and is a champion of food businesses as a way to grow and ultimately improve the city.
Small food business partners Valerie Luu & Katie Kwan of Rice Paper Scissors, a pop-up cafe serving Vietnamese food located in San Francisco, share their vision: integrating their eastern culinary heritage with the trending western street food culture.
(via KQED’s Bay Area Bites blog)