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Melissa Perello

  1. Empire Building
    Frances Chef Melissa Perello Contemplates a Second RestaurantShe’s ‘just contemplating it’ right now.
  2. Temporary Closings
    Brace: Frances Closing for a One-Week RefreshThey’ll be reopening on April 9.
  3. Front of House
    Frances Manager Patrick Tsui Departs for Spice KitThe opening GM is heading to help Spice Kit grow.
  4. Actually Pretty Awesome
    Actually Pretty Awesome: Duck Confit Salad at FrancesOne of the many excellent small plates at Frances.
  5. Anniversaries
    Last Night’s Michael Mina Tribute Dinner, in PicturesThe dinner had a certain nostalgia to it, from plate to plate.
  6. Chefs Loving Chefs
    In Praise of Michael Mina’s Many Former Sous ChefsOn Sunday, Michael will be feted by many of the chefs who have worked for him over the years.
  7. App-etizing
    Find Melissa Perello’s and Joshua Skenes’s Favorite Dishes via NewLearn where the professionals eat, one dish at a time.
  8. Foodievents
    Alums of Michael Mina’s Kitchens Return to Fête Him at October 9The chefs will prepare a six-course menu that pays tribute to Mina’s 20-year career.
  9. Chefs at Home
    See What S.F. Chefs Melissa Perello, Thomas McNaughton, and Anthony MangieriCheck out McNaughton’s adorable pet pig!
  10. Foodies With Benefits
    What You Missed at the 2011 Star Chefs & Vintners GalaSee our slideshow from Sunday’s festivities.
  11. Foodievents
    Mission High School Students to Have Very Foodie Banquet Today Catered By CraigSFoodie’s calling it the Mission’s largest ever pop-up.
  12. Beef
    Naret Unafraid of Chez Panisse Death Threats, Charles Phan Confused, and MoreAlso, W. Blake Gray says “Bully for Michelin” for admitting that Chez Panisse ain’t all that.
  13. The Other Critics
    Bauer Lauds the New Chef at Absinthe; A Few More Words on Frances FromBauer gives new chef Adam Keough the three stars Jamie Lauren never got.
  14. Foodievents
    San Francisco Bests New York Again at Le Grand Fooding, Night TwoThe visiting team took it, folks. Game, set, match. But things got a bit too crowded to savor the nuances.
  15. Foodievents
    Handicapping Le Grand Fooding’s N.Y. vs. S.F. DeathmatchGrub Street weighs the competitors at this weekend’s coast vs. coast culinary showdown.
  16. Foodievents
    Check Out the Lineup for the Le Fooding Throwdown Between NYC and S.F.The big foodie frenzy returns to Queens this September and this time will stoke the S.F. v. NYC rivalry.
  17. Chef Shuffle
    Amy Glaze Makes a Quick Exit From Le ClubThe former Le Bernardin sous chef makes a speedy exit from Le Club after only two months.
  18. The Other Critics
    Kauffman Refuses to Jump on the Frances Bandwagon; Reidinger Ponders Over an
  19. What to Eat
    What to Eat on Amy Glaze’s New Menu at Le ClubThe former Charles Nob Hill space is once again seeing life as a food destination.
  20. Foodievents
    A Gourmet Ghetto Tasting in Berkeley, Melissa Perello Teams With Gialina, andNorth Berkeley hosts a benefit tasting event, Poggio in Sausalito to spit-roast game birds over a live fire, and Melissa Perello cooks for a special event dinner at a Petaluma farm.
  21. Mediavore
    A Photo Essay on Frances; O.J. Prices Are on the Rise
  22. Awards
    Chron Announces All-Male Rising Star Chef LineupThe five rising stars for 2010 include Charlie Kleinman at Wexler’s, Timothy Hollingsworth at The French Laundry, and Joshua Skenes at Saison.
  23. Quote of the Day
    Is SF Losing Women Chefs?
  24. The Other Critics
    Bauer Blesses Frances With a Three-Star Rave; Unterman Licks Her Plate at Baker
  25. The Other Critics
    La Costanera ‘Shows Promise,’ But Comes Up Short; Frances Earns Unterman’sBauer gives two stars to La Costanera; Battilana kind of dislikes Gracias Madre; Unterman raves about Frances.
  26. Openings
    What to Eat at Frances, Opening in the Castro TomorrowThree years after leaving Fifth Floor, Melissa Perello opens her dream neighborhood restaurant.
  27. Temporary Closings
    Sebo to Close for Chef ShuffleThe sushi restaurant will shutter for a week after Fukashi Adachi’s departure.
  28. Previews
    Perello Looks Ahead to Frances After Sebo FinaleHer final dinner at Sebo is on Monday, and while it’s sold out you won’t have to wait long to taste the dishes she’s been road-testing.
  29. Marketing Gimmicks
    Cook-offs As Publicity Stunts: Please Try HarderA ‘Man vs. Wild’–themed cook-off is great, but why not let Tim Love shoot ducks in Central Park?
  30. Previews
    Perello Finds Location for FrancesChef settles in Castro for long-planned project.