Archives: Slow Food SF Dinner Club

Convivial Table at Pauline’s Wines

05/15/11 | by slowfoodsf | Slow Food SF Convivial Table, Slow Food SF Dinner Club, Uncategorized

If you’ve ever grown your own tomatoes (or herbs or anything), you’re convinced that no others ever tasted this good. That was the sense we got at our last Convivial Table dinner at Pauline’s Wine bar (behind the famed pizza restaurant on Valencia). A San Francisco Staple for more than 20!) years, Sidney Weinstein and [...]

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The Convivial Table at Slow Club

02/28/10 | by slowfoodsf | Slow Food SF Convivial Table, Slow Food SF Dinner Club

It’s difficult to even imagine topping the slow feast offered up at Slow Club on Thursday evening February 25th, but I honestly felt our hosts did just that with their genuine conviviality. Together, Owner Erin Rooney and Chef Matthew Paul provided Convivial Table with an experience that will be remembered and re-savored by all our [...]

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Dinner Club’s Night at Spork

01/17/10 | by slowfoodsf | Slow Food SF Dinner Club

On Tuesday evening, January 12, the Slow Food SF Dinner Club was treated to a memorable evening at Spork Restaurant on Valencia. Owner and chef Bruce Binn’s concept for this transformed former KFC space has been to maintain a “Classic American” menu – but at the other end of the spectrum from fast food. The [...]

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Dinner Club at Avedano’s Holly Park Meat Market

12/09/09 | by slowfoodsf | Slow Food SF Dinner Club

In many ways, Avedano’s Holly Park Meat Market is a throwback to days gone by. Just the look and feel of the cozy little shop on Cortland Avenue in Bernal Heights invites memories of the past. You’re hardly surprised to learn that the space has been either a butcher shop or market for most of [...]

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