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Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives - "Fresh and Funky"

  (3 restaurants)    
Aired on: March 29, 2010 
Aired on: March 29, 2010 
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  • Cowgirl Tri-Tip Panini
    Creekstone Farms tri-tip, carmelized onions, thyme, goat cheese, Dijon, goat cheese spread on sourdough; looks good
  • Granola
    housemade; oats, nuts, dried fruit
4.5 out of 5
209 ratings
"upscale comfort food, using fresh organic ingredients to create fun, festive, flavorful dishes" (from its website); 95% made from scratch; tiny 84 sq-ft kitchen (some of the grilling is done outside); Other Recipes: Caramelized Onions w/ Thyme
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  • Roast Young Tom Turkey
    turkey is boiled, sliced & served w/ stuffing, gravy & cranberry sauce
  • Spanakopita
    baked spinach & feta cheese layered in phyllo pastry
3.5 out of 5
270 ratings
family friendly environment w/ a casual, comfortable setting; Other Recipes: Split Pea Soup
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Pier 23 Cafe: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Pier 23 CafeSee Pier 23 Cafe Video ($$)
(1616 ratings)

The Embarcadero Map It!
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 362-5125
www.pier23cafe.com
  • Duck Poppers
    onion slice, jalapeno slice & spicy cream cheese mix wrapped in thinly sliced duck breasts & bacon, marinated & grilled; available only Thu-Sun (call in advance to check)
  • Fish Tacos
    grilled fish (depending on what fish is fresh) w/ roasted tomato salsa & tomatillo avocado sauce; looks good
  • Oven-Roasted Crab
    whole roasted Dungeness crab broken & sauteed in garlic, butter & herbs
3.5 out of 5
1616 ratings
since 1984; located right on the San Francisco bay w/ outdoor seating available on pier; known for fresh seafood, unique cocktails & live music daily; one of Guy Fieri's favorite hang out joints
Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives - "Fresh and Funky"   (3 restaurants)    
Aired on: March 29, 2010 
Aired on: March 29, 2010