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Check, Please! Bay Area Previous Broadcasts

Salute E Vita Ristorante, Lolo Restaurant and Le G (Episode #710H)

KQED 9: Wed, Feb 21, 2018 -- 7:30 PM

Salute e Vita Ristorante (Richmond), Lolo Restaurant (San Francisco) and Le Garage (Sausalito) are the eateries selected by local diners. Will the three guests agree on their Bay Area favorites?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Feb 22, 2018 -- 1:30 AM

La Mexicana, Kabuto Sushi, Pazzia (Episode #610H)

KQED Plus: Wed, Feb 21, 2018 -- 1:00 PM

Diners recommend the fresh hand-made tortillas and traditional menu at La Mexicana Restaurant in Oakland, new sushi combinations that will make your mouth water at cozy Kabuto Sushi in San Francisco, and Florentine and Northern Italian dishes at their best in San Francisco at a place called Pazzia Restaurant & Pizzeria.

Dosa, Sapore Italiano Ristorante, Gather (Episode #608H)

KQED 9: Tue, Feb 20, 2018 -- 7:30 PM

Visit an eco-friendly spot serving innovative South Indian fare with Dosa in San Francisco. Next, Sapore Italiano Ristorante's menu tours Italy without leaving its location in Burlingame. Vegetarians and omnivores share equal status with the inspired cuisine at Gather in Berkeley.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Feb 21, 2018 -- 1:30 AM

Salute E Vita Ristorante, Lolo Restaurant and Le G (Episode #710H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Feb 20, 2018 -- 1:00 PM

Salute e Vita Ristorante (Richmond), Lolo Restaurant (San Francisco) and Le Garage (Sausalito) are the eateries selected by local diners. Will the three guests agree on their Bay Area favorites?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Feb 22, 2018 -- 1:30 AM

Rhea's Market and Deli, Sauce, the girl & the fig (Episode #606H)

KQED 9: Mon, Feb 19, 2018 -- 7:30 PM

Is it a deli or is it just a liquor store? Take the plunge and venture to Valencia Street in San Francisco to find the best sandwiches in town at Rhea's Market and Deli. The next place stays open late so you can party or dine on American fare well into the early hours at Sauce in San Francisco. Finally, just off the plaza in Sonoma, the girl & the fig features locally sourced menu of "country food with a French passion."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Feb 20, 2018 -- 1:30 AM

Dosa, Sapore Italiano Ristorante, Gather (Episode #608H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Feb 19, 2018 -- 1:00 PM

Visit an eco-friendly spot serving innovative South Indian fare with Dosa in San Francisco. Next, Sapore Italiano Ristorante's menu tours Italy without leaving its location in Burlingame. Vegetarians and omnivores share equal status with the inspired cuisine at Gather in Berkeley.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Feb 21, 2018 -- 1:30 AM

Flatiron, Shakewell, Firenze By Night (Episode #1106H)

KQED 9: Thu, Feb 15, 2018 -- 7:30 PM

Comfort food meets sports-bar-chic at this family-friendly neighborhood spot in San Rafael, called Flatiron. Next, Mediterranean flavors, complex cocktails and a warm welcome are served up in a contemporary setting at Oakland's Shakewell. Finally, old school, Italian fare combines with old world "familia" charm in a classic North Beach eatery called Firenze by Night...

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Feb 17, 2018 -- 12:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Feb 16, 2018 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Feb 16, 2018 -- 1:30 AM

Rhea's Market and Deli, Sauce, the girl & the fig (Episode #606H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Feb 15, 2018 -- 1:00 PM

Is it a deli or is it just a liquor store? Take the plunge and venture to Valencia Street in San Francisco to find the best sandwiches in town at Rhea's Market and Deli. The next place stays open late so you can party or dine on American fare well into the early hours at Sauce in San Francisco. Finally, just off the plaza in Sonoma, the girl & the fig features locally sourced menu of "country food with a French passion."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Feb 20, 2018 -- 1:30 AM

Elite Cafe, Grand Oaks, Risibisi (Episode #603H)

KQED 9: Wed, Feb 14, 2018 -- 7:30 PM

This week's guests invite Bay Area diners to sample Cajun classics and more from The Elite Cafe, share tasty bites while watching the game at Grand Oaks Restaurant and Sports Lounge, and savor earthy Italian food at Risibisi Italian Restaurant. Leslie Sbrocco hosts.

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  • KQED 9: Thu, Feb 15, 2018 -- 1:30 AM

Gasthaus Leopold's, Tamarine Restaurant and Gallery, Sushi Rapture (Episode #1105H)

KQED 9: Tue, Feb 13, 2018 -- 7:30 PM

Bootfuls of beer, Weinerschnitzel, and Austrian hospitality are featured at a boisterous San Francisco neighborhood spot called Gasthaus Leopold's. And modern Vietnamese cuisine that pleases both the eye and the palate is found at Tamarine Restaurant and Gallery in Palo Alto. Lastly the cable car rumbles past a cozy Japanese eatery where sashimi, nigiri and sushi shine, on San Francisco's Nob Hill at Sushi Rapture.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Feb 14, 2018 -- 1:30 AM

Elite Cafe, Grand Oaks, Risibisi (Episode #603H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Feb 13, 2018 -- 1:00 PM

This week's guests invite Bay Area diners to sample Cajun classics and more from The Elite Cafe, share tasty bites while watching the game at Grand Oaks Restaurant and Sports Lounge, and savor earthy Italian food at Risibisi Italian Restaurant. Leslie Sbrocco hosts.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Feb 15, 2018 -- 1:30 AM

Holy Land, Sodini's Bertolucci's Ristorante, B44 Catalan Bistro (Episode #224H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Feb 12, 2018 -- 1:00 PM

A Kosher restaurant is featured first this time, followed by traditional American Italian food served up in historic surroundings. Then a virtual trip to Barcelona can be found at a Catalonian eatery, with sidewalk tables and umbrellas in a busy city alley.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Feb 13, 2018 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Mon, Feb 12, 2018 -- 7:30 PM

Duende, The Dark Horse Inn and Morimoto Napa (Episode #1104H)

KQED 9: Sat, Feb 10, 2018 -- 7:00 PM

Kinetic energy, cutting-edge cocktails, wine, sherry, paella and more make Duende the Spanish influenced, contemporary hotspot in downtown Oakland. Next, a family-friendly gastro-pub specializing in unique beers, hearty grub and a welcoming neighborhood vibe at The Dark Horse Inn in San Francisco. And lastly, for a modern upscale decor, spot-on service and a rock star chef who creates contemporary California-inspired Japanese cuisine, we visit Morimoto Napa.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Feb 11, 2018 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Feb 11, 2018 -- 1:00 AM

Kingston 11 Cuisine, 31st Union and the Campton Pl (Episode #1008H)

KQED Plus: Sat, Feb 10, 2018 -- 3:00 PM

For a blend of Jamaican and Californian flavors using local and organic ingredients, take a trip to the Caribbean oasis at Kingston 11 Cuisine in Oakland. Local artisans gather together to supply simply-prepared fresh-food in sustainable surroundings in San Mateo at 31st Union. Our last dining destination serves a Cal-Indian menu that combines classical French cooking techniques with fresh local ingredients at The Campton Place Restaurant in San Francisco.

Duende, The Dark Horse Inn and Morimoto Napa (Episode #1104H)

KQED 9: Sat, Feb 10, 2018 -- 12:00 PM

Kinetic energy, cutting-edge cocktails, wine, sherry, paella and more make Duende the Spanish influenced, contemporary hotspot in downtown Oakland. Next, a family-friendly gastro-pub specializing in unique beers, hearty grub and a welcoming neighborhood vibe at The Dark Horse Inn in San Francisco. And lastly, for a modern upscale decor, spot-on service and a rock star chef who creates contemporary California-inspired Japanese cuisine, we visit Morimoto Napa.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Feb 11, 2018 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Feb 11, 2018 -- 1:00 AM

La Folie, Aldo's Ristorante & Bar, Golden Lotus (Episode #221H)

KQED 9: Sat, Feb 10, 2018 -- 9:00 AM

An elegant setting, French menu and perfect service meets home-style Italian with a Sorrento born chef and authentic musical entertainment in this show. Both contrast the vegetarian restaurant with chicken, pork and beef on the menu.

Gasthaus Leopold's, Tamarine Restaurant and Gallery, Sushi Rapture (Episode #1105H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Feb 9, 2018 -- 1:00 PM

Bootfuls of beer, Weinerschnitzel, and Austrian hospitality are featured at a boisterous San Francisco neighborhood spot called Gasthaus Leopold's. And modern Vietnamese cuisine that pleases both the eye and the palate is found at Tamarine Restaurant and Gallery in Palo Alto. Lastly the cable car rumbles past a cozy Japanese eatery where sashimi, nigiri and sushi shine, on San Francisco's Nob Hill at Sushi Rapture.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Feb 14, 2018 -- 1:30 AM

Duende, The Dark Horse Inn and Morimoto Napa (Episode #1104H)

KQED 9: Thu, Feb 8, 2018 -- 7:30 PM

Kinetic energy, cutting-edge cocktails, wine, sherry, paella and more make Duende the Spanish influenced, contemporary hotspot in downtown Oakland. Next, a family-friendly gastro-pub specializing in unique beers, hearty grub and a welcoming neighborhood vibe at The Dark Horse Inn in San Francisco. And lastly, for a modern upscale decor, spot-on service and a rock star chef who creates contemporary California-inspired Japanese cuisine, we visit Morimoto Napa.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Feb 11, 2018 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Feb 11, 2018 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Feb 9, 2018 -- 1:30 AM

La Folie, Aldo's Ristorante & Bar, Golden Lotus (Episode #221H)

KQED 9: Wed, Feb 7, 2018 -- 7:30 PM

An elegant setting, French menu and perfect service meets home-style Italian with a Sorrento born chef and authentic musical entertainment in this show. Both contrast the vegetarian restaurant with chicken, pork and beef on the menu.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Feb 8, 2018 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Feb 8, 2018 -- 1:30 AM

Kingston 11 Cuisine, 31st Union and the Campton Pl (Episode #1008H)

KQED 9: Tue, Feb 6, 2018 -- 7:30 PM

For a blend of Jamaican and Californian flavors using local and organic ingredients, take a trip to the Caribbean oasis at Kingston 11 Cuisine in Oakland. Local artisans gather together to supply simply-prepared fresh-food in sustainable surroundings in San Mateo at 31st Union. Our last dining destination serves a Cal-Indian menu that combines classical French cooking techniques with fresh local ingredients at The Campton Place Restaurant in San Francisco.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Feb 7, 2018 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Wed, Feb 7, 2018 -- 1:30 AM

Camber Montclair Restaurant & Bar, Cole's Chop H (Episode #1007H)

KQED 9: Mon, Feb 5, 2018 -- 7:30 PM

The stresses of the day are soothed away with the combination of Laotian, Burmese and Pakistani flavors at Camber Montclair Restaurant & Bar in the East Bay. In the town of Napa, you'll find professional service, a relaxed atmosphere and the perfect steak at Cole's Chop House. Next, take a trip to San Francisco's Mission District where you'll find house-smoked pastrami, fresh-made pickles and warm-baked bread at Wise Sons Jewish Deli.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Feb 6, 2018 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Feb 6, 2018 -- 1:30 AM

Jason's, Clove & Hoof Butchery, Dragon Beaux (Episode #1115H)

KQED 9: Sat, Feb 3, 2018 -- 7:00 PM

There's an Asian twist to the Cal-Ital dishes at our first stop, Jason's Restaurant in Greenbrae. Then, it's all about locally-sourced, responsibly-raised meat in Oakland at Clove & Hoof Butchery and Restaurant. Finally, a spacious eatery serving steaming dim sum at lunch and sizzling hot pot at dinner, in San Francisco at Dragon Beaux.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Feb 5, 2018 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Feb 4, 2018 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Feb 4, 2018 -- 1:00 AM

Lou's Cafe, Pappo and Lasalette Restaurant (Episode #1005H)

KQED Plus: Sat, Feb 3, 2018 -- 3:00 PM

Our first stop is a family-run sandwich spot where their special sauces add an extra kick to their extensive list, at Lou's Cafe in San Francisco. Next, we take a trip to a small and trendy bistro committed to fresh and local ingredients and Cal-cuisine at Pappo in Alameda. Lastly, we follow the fragrant aroma of exotic Mediterranean flavors and spices, served up in modern Portuguese style at LaSalette Restaurant in Sonoma.

Jason's, Clove & Hoof Butchery, Dragon Beaux (Episode #1115H)

KQED 9: Sat, Feb 3, 2018 -- 12:00 PM

There's an Asian twist to the Cal-Ital dishes at our first stop, Jason's Restaurant in Greenbrae. Then, it's all about locally-sourced, responsibly-raised meat in Oakland at Clove & Hoof Butchery and Restaurant. Finally, a spacious eatery serving steaming dim sum at lunch and sizzling hot pot at dinner, in San Francisco at Dragon Beaux.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Feb 5, 2018 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Feb 4, 2018 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Feb 4, 2018 -- 1:00 AM

Papillon Restaurant, Marla Bakery and La Viga Rest (Episode #1006H)

KQED 9: Sat, Feb 3, 2018 -- 9:00 AM

Classically decorated and romantically lit, this elegant location exudes Old World charm serving traditional dishes prepared tableside at Papillon Restaurant in Fremont. More than just a bakery you'll find tasty, organic breakfasts and brunches at Marla Bakery in San Francisco. Finally, contemporary Latin food made with the best local produce and created using classical French technique can be found in Redwood City at La Viga Restaurant.

Duende, The Dark Horse Inn and Morimoto Napa (Episode #1104H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Feb 2, 2018 -- 1:00 PM

Kinetic energy, cutting-edge cocktails, wine, sherry, paella and more make Duende the Spanish influenced, contemporary hotspot in downtown Oakland. Next, a family-friendly gastro-pub specializing in unique beers, hearty grub and a welcoming neighborhood vibe at The Dark Horse Inn in San Francisco. And lastly, for a modern upscale decor, spot-on service and a rock star chef who creates contemporary California-inspired Japanese cuisine, we visit Morimoto Napa.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Feb 11, 2018 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Feb 11, 2018 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Feb 9, 2018 -- 1:30 AM

Jason's, Clove & Hoof Butchery, Dragon Beaux (Episode #1115H)

KQED 9: Thu, Feb 1, 2018 -- 7:30 PM

There's an Asian twist to the Cal-Ital dishes at our first stop, Jason's Restaurant in Greenbrae. Then, it's all about locally-sourced, responsibly-raised meat in Oakland at Clove & Hoof Butchery and Restaurant. Finally, a spacious eatery serving steaming dim sum at lunch and sizzling hot pot at dinner, in San Francisco at Dragon Beaux.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Feb 5, 2018 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Feb 4, 2018 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Feb 4, 2018 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Feb 2, 2018 -- 1:30 AM

Papillon Restaurant, Marla Bakery and La Viga Rest (Episode #1006H)

KQED 9: Thu, Feb 1, 2018 -- 1:30 AM

Classically decorated and romantically lit, this elegant location exudes Old World charm serving traditional dishes prepared tableside at Papillon Restaurant in Fremont. More than just a bakery you'll find tasty, organic breakfasts and brunches at Marla Bakery in San Francisco. Finally, contemporary Latin food made with the best local produce and created using classical French technique can be found in Redwood City at La Viga Restaurant.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Feb 1, 2018 -- 1:00 PM
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    • Audio Issue KQED DT 9.1 /25.1

      UPDATE: Audio has been restored, please report any issues!  If you?re still experiencing audio issues, you may need to rescan your television. Visit kqed.org/54move to learn how. Thank you for your patience while we resolve the issue!

    • KQED will no longer broadcast the KQEH signal from Monument Peak Tower effective 1/17/2018

      KQED will be removing its over-the-air television signal from the Monument Peak Tower in the San Jose area on January 17, 2018 (Note: this maintenance was previously scheduled for December 15, 2017). KQED will now broadcast our full suite of channels (KQED 9, KQED Plus, KQED World and PBS Kids) on Channel 9 and 54 […]

    • KQED LIFE OFF AIR Friday, December 15

      KQED will no longer offer the KQED Life channel beginning Friday, December 15. Several of the most popular exercise, cooking and lifestyle programs exclusive to KQED Life will now be scheduled on KQED Plus and KQED 9, where they can be experienced by more viewers. View/Download Schedule

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