Locavore Closing October 1

Locavore Photo: Tablehopper

Owner Mario Durate has decided to close his Mission Street restaurant Locavore. Despite receiving positive reviews from the Chron and Examiner, Locavore will shutter on October 1 as Durate hopes to spend more time with his family. Stay tuned for details on where chef-partner Jonathan Merritt, formerly of Portland’s famed Pok Pok, ends up. [Scoop]