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Next year will be different: Thanksgiving

What "spinach mainstay?"

Dec 03, 2014
sydthekyd in Home Cooking

Cockscomb - SF

Dang - looks good to me!

Football Saturday, breakast/brunch...near Berkeley but out of heavy traffic? Must be Veggie Friendly

Next time take them to Le Bateau Ivre. Thanks for the report back!

So What Dishes do you top with a Runny Poached Egg?

Leftover pizza slice.

Nov 17, 2014
sydthekyd in Home Cooking

Football Saturday, breakast/brunch...near Berkeley but out of heavy traffic? Must be Veggie Friendly

Le Bateau Ivre.

Large Group Dinner Places

University Avenue or the University?

Burmese Kitchen's Special of the Day: Goat Curry [San Francisco]

Priya's goat curry every day on their lunch buffet is very good.

2014 Best Indian Buffet Oakland/Berkeley Area?

Yes. Oh, and two soups, too - rasam and sambal.

2014 Best Indian Buffet Oakland/Berkeley Area?

Good and spicy food with friendly service from the owner and his family. Three chutneys served near the salad: coconut, mint and tomato. My friend loved the tandoori chicken drumsticks - not dried out.

Best Trivia/Food/Drink Combo in East Bay

ernie - I think you are referring to Casa Latina across the street.

Party Early Birds

What was the "simple question?"

Sep 17, 2014
sydthekyd in Not About Food
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I really like <fill in chain> and I look forward to returning

Pasta Pomodoro.

Aug 31, 2014
sydthekyd in Chains
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The Italian Homemade Company -- Fresh Made Pastas, Piadini, and Cassoni on Columbus Avenue [San Francisco]

"FOB?"

Murray Circle recently? [Sausalito]

I love "staycations!"

Family gathering in Berkeley: restaurant and caterer ideas, please

Definitely check out California Rose Catering (510-644-4473). We love them!

I really like <fill in chain> and I look forward to returning

Romano's Macaroni Grill

Aug 24, 2014
sydthekyd in Chains

Food Recommendations Wanted!

That's good.

Grocery Outlet August, 2014

Bummer.

ethnic markets in EB (esp Afghan/Indian)

What are "unlaid eggs?" please?

Do you think veal actually has a taste?

My dad would bring home veal chops with kidneys once a month on payday. Loved and wish I could find them today.

Aug 02, 2014
sydthekyd in General Topics

Food related television commercial failures

Those Tillamook cheese ad cartoons are strange.

Aug 02, 2014
sydthekyd in Food Media & News

best cioppinno?

Right - surprisingly good at Pasta Pomodoro, El Cerrito Plaza. Also, the Dinky Doo Seafood Stew at Quinn's Lighthouse in Oakland is delicious.

World Cup 2014 Viewing and Eats

Also, Skates on the Bay in West Berkeley.

Calling All American CHs Not Raised in CA!: Did You Grow Up Eating Artichokes?

We eat them as much as possible. At Berkeley Bowl West, four for 99 cents in the Bargain Corner!

Apr 29, 2014
sydthekyd in General Topics

Rudest grocery checker remark

"Barnacles" - thanks!

Apr 28, 2014
sydthekyd in Not About Food

Dollar Store food! Had some SURPRISINGLY good food from $ store!

My 99 Cents Only store has very good fresh produce - a lot of it organic Fun place to shop for gift baskets, too..

Apr 28, 2014
sydthekyd in General Topics

Where can I buy fresh octopus in the East Bay?

Mi Tierra.

Rudest grocery checker remark

My brother just told me that the checker asked him, "Do you ever buy anything that's not on sale?"

Pre-wedding party [San Francisco]

Bucca de Beppo.

Zaki's Kabob House (Berkeley)

The building is sold, their last day is May 31 and they are looking for a new location. Also, now open for lunch only on the weekends...