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Tablehopping: Release the sandwiches! And salads! And whoa, an all-you-can-eat Mexican breakfast.


Lunch hour, part 2

Great new midday meals at Wise Sons, Square Meals, Seoul Patch, and New England Lobster



APPETITE Last week we covered four notable new lunch spots. This week, we round off the list with four more.

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Appetite: 3 reasons why SF Jewish food has arrived


Head to the Mission where Wise Sons Deli takes over Jackie's Café every Saturday. Rolling since January, the young guys behind this pop-up deli have a hit on their hands -- lines form out the door for Evan Bloom and Leo Beckerman's Jewish food with heart. The menu changes often, and they're preparing a killer-sounding Passover menu next week to be enjoyed at Coffee Bar and for take-out.

The fact of the matter is, we don't have enough Jewish food in this town. And these guys don't just make Jewish nosh, they do it excellently. Case in point: I found that multiple menu items fell into my  must order category, rare enough at a restaurant, much less at a small pop-up with a limited menu.

We eagerly await the day they will have their own storefront. Until then, here are three items you'd do well to head to the Mission for from their delightful menu (given that you have a few spare moments on a Saturday, those lines can be killer!): Read more »