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Wrong address for new Restaurant

Hi I posted a review for the New Original Joe's restaurant in North Beach, but the old address on Taylor Street is still popping up with suggested restaurants . Please change to 601 Union, thank you.

Feb 04, 2012
BEVSF in Site Talk

A great lunch! [Original Joe's]

Had lunch yesterday and I must say the Dugan family has done a wonderful job of bringing Joes back to life, four years after the terrible fire. We arrived at 12:30 and the place was packed. The Bar area is so pretty lots of gleaming wood and dark green tufted backett, fireplace and the Mermaid on the wall. Generous drinks and interesting mix of people. The dinning room complete with the big comfortable booths brought from the old spot on Taylor and recovered in Red. Booths are becoming extinct with most restaurants craming in as many tables as possible. I am so glad they kept them.

Our group had 1/2 broiled chicken in lemon, perfectly done with just the right amount of sauce. Sides of sauteed spinach and ravioli with their signaure meat sauce was very good and the famous Burger on garlic sour dough was GREAT. We did notice they are not serving the big steak fries that we loved at the old place but rather smaller cut regular type that were fine. Some complained the portions are much smaller I really did not notice, four of us shared the items above and it was plenty of food They also offer several nice wines by the glass or caraff at reasonable prices. One other note, they offer valet parking for a flat fee of $6. for lunch and I think $10.00 at dinner.

Maybe I over did it on the stars...but I don't put much stock in stars...I just know we had a great time of it yesterday and I hope you will all give it a try.

Feb 04, 2012
BEVSF in San Francisco Bay Area

Best SF Breakfast

How about an ocean view and plain good food...try Louis...out near the Cliff house. Packed on weekends not too bad weekdays.

Jan 29, 2012
BEVSF in San Francisco Bay Area

Best SF Breakfast

THANK YOU SO MUCH!...Finally someone out there gets it.

Jan 29, 2012
BEVSF in San Francisco Bay Area

Best SF Breakfast

Yes I noticed the date too late....however the "tourist" remark is way off unless you think Herb Caen and Willie Brown were/are tourists, I do realize it is not a "cool" place...but .....

Jan 27, 2012
BEVSF in San Francisco Bay Area

ORIGINAL JOES..North Beach!

Hi Scott...Yes this is THE Original Joe's...the first location was in the Loin on Taylor St. It burned down 4 years ago and we have all been waiting for this new spot for an old wonderful restaurant, which will be 75 years old this year..same year the Golden Gate Bridge opened..hope you will go enjoy.

Jan 26, 2012
BEVSF in San Francisco Bay Area

Best SF Breakfast

Sears Fine Food on Powell across from the Sir Francis Drake Hotel...is a staple for SF breakfast, may not be the gourmet fare you are looking for, but has great dollar pancakes and CRISP bacon... and all othe fav's....has been around for more than 70 years and is worth a try also while we are in the neighborhood how about Lefty O''douls....On Geary near Powell. A great place, also with lots of history, good basic food and Bloody Marys if you so desire. Just some thoughts.

Jan 26, 2012
BEVSF in San Francisco Bay Area

ORIGINAL JOES..North Beach!

Hey all of you chow hounds, how is it NO ONE has even mentioned the long awaited opening of Origianl Joes.... in Fior's old spot...North Beach????? I plan to do Lunch tomorrow, did any one go today??

Jan 26, 2012
BEVSF in San Francisco Bay Area

Molly Ringwald's Whole Roasted Chicken

I make a simular roast chicken..recipe I got off of the Sara Moulton cooking show years ago/... she called it "450 for 45 -roast chicken" the slightly lower temp does a perfect job with less chance of smoke or burning.

Jan 06, 2012
BEVSF in Recipes

BEST ROMANTIC RESTAURANT IN BAY AREA FOR A 48TH ANNIVERSARY

Hi Susan, Thak you for your reply. Glad to know I am not the only "old romantic" in the city that remembers the wonderful places of yesteryear...when people dressed and dined. Your suggestions are great, I had completly forgotton about Alfred's, kinda of stopped going there after it moved to the old Blue Fox spot...but I think it is time to try it aging. The Big four also a great thought.

Thanks Bev

Nov 25, 2011
BEVSF in San Francisco Bay Area

BEST ROMANTIC RESTAURANT IN BAY AREA FOR A 48TH ANNIVERSARY

Hi would like suggestions for a very romantic restaurant in the SF Bay area ..somthing like the old Dorro's on Montgomery NOT the bright lit Hitler Bunker that passes for a nice resturant today. The food is important also, but mostly want big cush booths and soft light and professional waiter. Thanks

Nov 08, 2011
BEVSF in San Francisco Bay Area

Original Joe's: When to open in North Beach?

Hi....If you go to the web site (originaljoes.com) there is a clock ticking down to the opening, right now it says 28 days...But I have been watching it for months and it keep changing , extening the opening date, I assume due to remodel delays. Lets hope it is soon...cannot wait for that great food aging. Hope this help Bev

Nov 08, 2011
BEVSF in San Francisco Bay Area