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Jesse Hirsch

  1. Other Magazines
    Here Comes Modern Farmer, a New Print Quarterly That’s About WayIt’s kind of like a cooler, more design-y ‘Farmer’s Almanac.’
  2. Ink-Stained Wretches
    Critic Shuffles: Virginia Miller Departs the Guardian and Jesse HirschThings are shifting at the Examiner-Weekly-Guardian empire.
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    Bauer Takes a Crack at Duende; Hirsch Finds Great Filipino Food at a Food CourtDuende gets two and a half stars.
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    Hirsch Surprised By Decent Food at the Nespresso Café
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    Hirsch Revels in the Industry-Friendly Window Operation Known as The BoxIt’s next door to The Tempest bar on Natoma.
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    Tsai Calls Miss Ollie’s ‘Revolutionary’; Hirsch Says Gung HoHirsch says the menu at Gung Ho has ‘no real stinkers.’
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    Michael Bauer Mostly Enjoys M.Y. China; Hirsch Discovers Some Great LebaneseArabian Nights has surprisingly good Lebanese food, in a space on Mission next to a smoke shop.
  8. Mikey Doesn’t Like It
    Bauer Kind of Hates The Sea by Alexander’s Steakhouse; Unterman Adores BarIt’s a sad one and a half stars for The Sea.
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    Boer Impressed With Belli in Berkeley; Hirsch Is PleasantlyBelli gets two and a half stars.
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    Bauer Let Down by Bistro Aix; Hirsch Pleasantly Surprised by Pacific CatchUnder-seasoned food is not okay with Bauer.
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    Bauer Walks Down Memory Lane at Trident in Sausalito; Hirsch Delighted by BasqueTrident gets two stars from Bauer, and Hirsch and Roth both indulge in hearty fare.
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    Hirsch Reviews Under-the-Radar Spot Peña PachamamaHe likes their vegan dishes best.
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    Gagliardi Loves the Sandwiches at Stag’s Lunchette; Hirsch DiscoversCandybar, the dessert bar, has been under the radar for its four years.
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    Bauer Loves the View, the Brunch, Some of the Seafood at Mission Rock Resort;Mission Rock Resort gets two stars.
  15. Foodievents
    New Taste Marketplace Gets New Life Via Critic Jesse HirschThe monthly event at St. Gregory’s in the Potrero has a new director!
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    Hirsch Sings the Praises of Café Asia at the Asian Art Museum
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    Hirsch Pleasantly Surprised by a ‘Bistro Value Meal’ at AlamoAngele retains its three stars.
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    Hirsch Likes Everything But the Chicken and Waffles at Auntie April’sHe does love the oxtails, though.
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    Hirsch Ventures to S.F.’s Only Anime Maid Café, AkibaIt’s a little weird, and only mildly kinky.
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    Hirsch Revels In Dude Food at HRD Coffee Shop; Boer Throws Back Some Whiskey andAmerican Oak gets two stars.
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    Hirsch Raves About Square Meals’ Delivery ServiceHe was stuck indoors most of the week, so he ordered in…
  22. Oeno-File
    Regarding Wine Forgery, and the Wine World’s Main Whistle-BlowerShe was instrumental in bringing down Rudy Kurniawan earlier this year.
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    Hirsch Finds Some Cleaner Vietnamese at Kim Son; Bauer Returns to Cook; RothBauer gives Cook two stars, but doesn’t care for the food.
  24. Mikey Doesn’t Like It
    Bauer Not Impressed With Copita; Hirsch Has a Meat Feast at American EateryBauer gives Copita a mere two stars, though the review reads even worse than that.
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    Bauer Impressed By Central Kitchen, Can’t Handle the Music; Hirsch CallsMr. Bauer bestows a mere two and a half stars on the Mission’s big spring opener.
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    Hirsch Digs the Drinks But Not the Food at CopitaHe does like the tacos, though.
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    Bauer Returns to Underwood in Graton; Hirsch Gets Sassed at Red Door Café;Also, Virginia Miller offers her take on Rio Grande and Big.
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    Bauer Still Disappointed With Bistro Jeanty; Hirsch Less Than In Love With DobbsAlso, Mandy Erickson reviews LYFE Kitchen in Palo Alto.
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    Miller Calls Local’s Corner Creative But Costly; Hirsch Calls HarrowMiller notes that value isn’t really getting top billing at Local’s Corner.
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    Hirsch Calls the Food at Mission Bowling Club ‘Damn Fine’
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    Hirsch Loves The Codmother at the Wharf; Deseran Launches New Column; UntermanAlso, Unterman reviews LihoLiho Yacht Club.
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    Hirsch Files His First Review for the Ex, of Tu Lan; Tsai Reviews aHomeroom Racing Cafe in Alameda sounds fascinating.
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    Longtime Critic Patricia Unterman Replaced at the ExaminerShe steps down after many years as one of our city’s food critics.
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    Kauffman Says Cedar Hill ‘Gets Barbecue Right’; Hirsch ReviewsHirsch says Freehouse is “essentially a college brewpub,” and pretty good.
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    The Soup Nazi of Oakland Cajun Food Actually a Big SoftieOB’s Cafe in Oakland is really good… but the service can be downright hostile.
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    Miller Applauds Maven; Jonathan Kauffman Loves the Dumplings at i-Skewers;Hirsch was totally disappointed in Oakland’s Haven.
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    Kauffman Goes On a South American Soup Tasting; Hirsch Hits Pikhana’s inIt should be winter, and time for soup, therefore…
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    Miller Calls Baumé a ‘Game-Changer’; Kauffman Likes His ChickenThe best wings in Oakland are in West Oakland, in the ghetto.
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    Kauffman Loves the Food, Not So Much the Space at Izakaya Yuzuki; Hirsh Says LinThe space at Yuzuki, you may recall, is a little cursed.
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    Tracking Down the Elusive, Fantastic Double D BBQ in OaklandThey’re not always open, but they’re worth hunting down.
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    Bauer Says Fog City Diner Still Blows; Hirsch Finds ‘Mayhem’ at