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Patricia Unterman's San Francisco Food Lover's Guide
Ten Speed Press
Published: April 1, 2003
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*The bible for what is arguably the country's food mecca.
*Goes beyond the standard food guide with entertaining critiques of the city's 600-plus restaurants and its recipes, sidebar essays, and lists of the secret facets of the
region's food production.
*Features 45 new reviews, 40 photos, 15 maps, restaurant hours, and new chefs.
*As a restaurateur, journalist, and food critic for over 30 years, Unterman is the Bay Area's most respected authority on food.
take 11 years, dining out every night, to eat at every restaurant in San Francisco.--This text refers to the
With more restaurants per square mile than any other city except New York, San
Francisco intimidates even the most informed foodies when it comes to choosing the best eats from the Pacific to the Bay. Enter Patricia Unterman, the Bay Area's intrepid, unapologetically selective, and refreshingly down-to-earth restaurant critic and
food doyenne. In her third fully updated and totally revised edition of the SAN FRANCISCO FOOD LOVER'S GUIDE, locals and visitors alike get the buzz on the best places to eat, drink, and cook without leaving the country. With her characteristic passion
and exacting standards, Unterman profiles over 600 restaurants, bakeries, bars, butchers, delis, markets, cafés, confectioners, food stands, cheese shops, cookware stores, cookbook sellers, and wine shops across the city's 14 districts, as well as
throughout Berkeley, Marin, and the wine country. Pulling no punches, Unterman shares only the best of her finds, unafraid to look past favorites resting on their laurels or induct newbies no one has heard of. Every profile gives a brief history of the
establishment and tells exactly what they have that you shouldn't live without. With 50 recipes from local chefs, sidebars on can't-miss events and resources, quick-reference produce and seafood availability charts, and over 25 indexes for finding info
fast, the SAN FRANCISCO Food Lover's Guide is the San Francisco Bay Area gourmand's manifesto. So for those of you who are always thinking about your next meal-even when you're in the middle of one-here's the definitive guide to eating better than ever
in the Bay Area.
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