John Birdsall

John Birdsall

John Birdsall likes things that taste good. He once cooked for a living, before writing about people who cook for a living. He was editor of SFoodie, the food blog of SF Weekly, has written for San Francisco magazine,, and the San Francisco Chronicle, and tweets @John_Birdsall. He lives in Oakland.

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La Vida Taco La Vida Taco A month-long, taco-eating odyssey through Oakland's Fruitvale district. February 04, 2009
Saigon  Sex Appeal Saigon Sex Appeal Xyclo's location and design promise more, perhaps, than its cuisine is set to deliver. November 15, 2006
Grand Gestures Grand Gestures Wood Tavern packs big flavors to go with its masculine vibe. April 04, 2007
We All Scream We All Scream Ice cream has gone boutique on us, but there's still pleasure in the old-school flavors. May 23, 2007
Vietnamese Modernism Vietnamese Modernism At her new Solano digs, ex-Bridges chef Vanessa Dang makes fusion an art form. December 20, 2006
Jarheads and Sex Slaves Jarheads and Sex Slaves Grass-fed beef and organic veggies in a jar: This culinary revolution doesn't come cheap. Local Korean Americans take issue with the Chronicle's recent sex-slave series. October 18, 2006

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