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Dinner around Beach Blanket Babylon Area?

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doxxie lover Mar 3, 2008 06:44 AM

Would welcome suggestions for a nice place to have Dinner around Club Fugazi in Nortth Beach. We would like to park near the Club and walk to somewhere nice before the show..

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  1. Xiao Yang RE: doxxie lover Mar 3, 2008 07:08 AM

    BBB is within a 5-minute walk of nearly every restaurant identified as being in "North Beach", so what you are really asking is "what's good in North Beach?" which is a pretty broad question. L'Osteria del Forno probably tops the list by acclaim (though it's a very small place with a very small menu) but you would do well to review preview previous threads about North Beach.

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    L'Osteria del Forno
    519 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133

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      jennafurr RE: doxxie lover Mar 3, 2008 11:56 AM

      I am fond of Joe Dimaggio's on Stockton and Union, right near BBB. Other than that, Steps of Rome can be touristy but the food is always spot on.

      1. wolfe RE: doxxie lover Mar 3, 2008 12:13 PM

        This link might be helpful.
        http://www.chowhound.com/topics/348886

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          cyleater RE: doxxie lover Mar 3, 2008 07:47 PM

          Joe Dimaggio's and Moose's are within walking distance. We did Moose's last time I went to BBB, and it was fine, something for everyone but nothing spectacular.

          1. Civil Bear RE: doxxie lover Mar 4, 2008 10:02 AM

            Capps Corner is right next door. A fantastic neighborhood bar with really good oso buco. The trick is to stick with the oso buco though...

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            Capp's Corner
            1600 Powell St, San Francisco, CA 94133

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              Robert Lauriston RE: Civil Bear Mar 4, 2008 11:09 AM

              Capp's is the last remaining old-school North Beach family-style place. Though in a nod to modernity you can order a la carte if you prefer.

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