Food and Drink

Best Vegetarian Hot Dogs In The Bay AreaHot dogs remain the quintessential yummy snack food that fits in your hand and is easy to eat. The flavors, the aromas and the crunch are to die for. Don’t despair Bay Area vegetarians, just wrap your hand around one of these veggie dogs and enjoy.
Top 6 Places For Ceviche In San FranciscoThere is delicious ceviche in San Francisco. Even if you can't say it three times fast, you can get it in lots of places. Mexican-style and Peruvian-style ceviche have outposts around the city, so why not try them both?
Beer Lover's Guide To The Great American Beer FestivalThe Great American Beer Festival is the country’s most popular beer festival and has quickly become a drinker’s Mecca. This annual festival is hosted in Denver, Colorado and offers beer lovers plenty of opportunity to experience new beers while meeting other beverage fanatics.
Best Places To Celebrate 'Oktoberfest 2015' In The Bay AreaWhat does the San Francisco Bay Area love to do more than anything? Celebrate. Party. Drink. So as we edge toward the end of September, what better way to celebrate but Oktoberfest? The German festival based in Munich is celebrated worldwide, with food and beer at the forefront, as well as traditional music and dancing.
DIY Recipe For L'Orange Passion CocktailUnwind with a taste of France! Doni Belau, author of "Paris Cocktail," shares her simple recipe for an l'orange passion cocktail.
Best Japanese Cuisine In The South BayA look at five of the best places in the South Bay for Japanese cuisine.
Best Bourbon Cocktails In The Bay AreaBecoming ever more popular in modern cocktails, bourbon has become a fashionable drink of choice. For those looking to ferret out the best bourbon cocktails in the Bay Area, here is a list of five of the best bars around.
Top 5 Middle Eastern Restaurants In San FranciscoIsraeli, Afghan, Lebanese, Turkish and other influences play into the lineup of Middle Eastern restaurants and food trucks with dedicated followers, allowing San Francisco to earn its erstwhile nickname, "Baghdad by the Bay."
Best Bagels In The Bay AreaNew York bagels, Montreal bagels, sourdough bagels -- who knew there were so many bests? If you are looking for a personal favorite, Bay Area bagel shops have got you covered.
Best Bars In The Bay Area To Watch The NFL's Opening GamesThere are a myriad of great spots to watch sports all over the San Francisco Bay Area, whether it is basketball, baseball and even soccer with the women’s World Cup having just dominated the scene. Probably the biggest sport in the Bay Area, with eight Super Bowl wins between both local teams, is football.
Top 5 Mexican Restaurants In San FranciscoMexican restaurants are almost boundless throughout the Bay Area and especially in San Francisco, with such an ethnically diverse pool of residents and heavy Hispanic and Latino populations throughout.
A Night Out In Union SquareComplete with cable cars, palm trees and giant heart sculptures, everybody wants to pose for a photo in Union Square. But it's not just for tourists; San Francisco's Union Square has terrific nightspots that attract locals, too. Scratch the surface to find some compelling reasons to hang out here before or after the theater.