Sausage Factory: Salumeria Opens in the Mission
Gorge on artisanal deli delicacies as Central Kitchen's fraternal twin opens in the adjoining space, a former sausage factory.
On the menu: Sandwiches piled high with house-made cheeses and cured meats (we're drooling over the duck confit with cherry mostarda and watercress on a sweet baguette), antipasti, and fresh sausage by the pound.
Opens today. 3000 20th St., The Mission (415-826-2998). Nearby: Flour + Water; Shotwell's; Asiento
Meal Upgrade: Dine About Town Returns to SF
Enjoy two-course lunches and three-course dinners for what it would usually cost you just to order a main and a cocktail.
The deal: $17.95 buys you lunch at Burritt Room + Tavern, while $34.95 gets you dinner at Foreign Cinema.
Fri thru June 15. List of participating restaurants here.
Year One: Txoko's First Anniversary Party
Enjoy $1 bar snacks, $3 Trumer Pils drafts, and $10 carafes of the North Beach resto's dangerously delicious sangria.
Freebies: Vinyl Coffee and Wine Bar is offering free Blue Bottle coffee through Sunday, and Napa Smith Pilsner from 6p tomorrow until their keg is tapped.
Tonight 7p-midnight. 504 Broadway, North Beach (415-500-2744). RSVP here. Nearby: Monroe; Comstock Saloon; Mr. Bing's
Lunch at Laszlo: Machine Deli Preview in the Mission
The Mission Street bar is offering a preview of its soon-to-open sister restaurant on Market with a weekday lunch service.
What's cookin': Five signature sandwiches (our pick: the American Italiano with house smoked roast beef), Four Barrel coffee, and French-style potato-shallot salad.
Starts Fri. 11:30a-2:30p. 2526 Mission St., The Mission (415-401-0810). Nearby: Mayhem; Locanda; Elixir