June Eat & Drink Checklist: 5 Standout Newcomers

St. Regis’ Golden Gate Mary

Published June 28, 2022, in my The Bold Italic column:

These five newcomers (or new menus) cover the gamut, from Korean hot pot to Roman-style pizza. Here is what is standing out at each, alongside this month’s full restaurant reviews: Handroll Project, State Bird Provisions, Routier, For the Record, Members Only. And for the kids (and kid in you), hit up brand new Ghirardelli Chocolate Experience Store, tributing Ghirardelli’s 170th anniversary with much more seating options (read: no lines for locals) and chocolate-making viewing, in-house sundaes, ice cream and chocolate drinks (as always, I’ve vetted, visited or ordered from each place reviewed):

Article here: https://medium.com/@virginiamiller_29308/june-eat-drink-checklist-5-standout-newcomers-986c5ef5c41d

Reviewed in this article:
Casual Mission Italian Steps It Up: BarZotto, Mission
Indian Food Favorite Reborn: Saffron, Burlingame
Korean Hot Pot & Drinking Food Newcomer: Ilcha, Marina
Bloody Mary Menu: St. Regis Lobby Bar, SoMa
Tex Mex Fix: Tejas Forever, Castro

BarZotto pizza al taglio

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Ilcha’s tteok kkochi
Saffron Burlingame dosa