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Check, Please! Bay Area Previous Broadcasts

Rusty's Southern, Jupiter, Glen Ellen Star (Episode #1217H)

KQED 9: Sat, Sep 30, 2017 -- 7:00 PM

Southern hospitality is not all that is offered on the menu at tucked away Rusty's Southern in San Francisco's Tenderloin. Neither is it just pizza and beer served up around the fire-pit at Jupiter in Berkeley. But we continue within the galaxy to the elegant wood-fired dishes at culinary comet Glen Ellen Star in Sonoma County's Glen Ellen.

OI-C Bowl Chinese Kitchen, Los Moles and Hotel Mac Restaurant (Episode #1004H)

KQED Life: Sat, Sep 30, 2017 -- 6:30 PM

From Chinese and puebla-style to classic comfort food, this week's guests invite Bay Area diners to Oi-C Bowl Chinese Kitchen, Los Moles and Hotel Mac Restaurant. Will they agree on their favorite eateries? Leslie Sbrocco hosts.

Rusty's Southern, Jupiter, Glen Ellen Star (Episode #1217H)

KQED 9: Sat, Sep 30, 2017 -- 12:00 PM

Southern hospitality is not all that is offered on the menu at tucked away Rusty's Southern in San Francisco's Tenderloin. Neither is it just pizza and beer served up around the fire-pit at Jupiter in Berkeley. But we continue within the galaxy to the elegant wood-fired dishes at culinary comet Glen Ellen Star in Sonoma County's Glen Ellen.

OI-C Bowl Chinese Kitchen, Los Moles and Hotel Mac Restaurant (Episode #1004H)

KQED 9: Sat, Sep 30, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

From Chinese and puebla-style to classic comfort food, this week's guests invite Bay Area diners to Oi-C Bowl Chinese Kitchen, Los Moles and Hotel Mac Restaurant. Will they agree on their favorite eateries? Leslie Sbrocco hosts.

Rivoli, The Chairman and Station House Cafe (Episode #704H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Sep 29, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

This week's show features favorite eateries which all specialize in serving fresh foods to their customers. For more than 18 years, Berkeley's classic Rivoli Restaurant has been providing diners with delicious seasonal California cuisine. Next, we chase down The Chairman Truck, a traveling eatery which serves savory Chinese food to long lines of hungry and excited customers. Finally, enjoy fresh, local, and perfectly prepared oysters, seafood, and produce inside or al fresco at The Station House Cafe, located on Highway One in Point Reyes.

Rusty's Southern, Jupiter, Glen Ellen Star (Episode #1217H)

KQED 9: Thu, Sep 28, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

Southern hospitality is not all that is offered on the menu at tucked away Rusty's Southern in San Francisco's Tenderloin. Neither is it just pizza and beer served up around the fire-pit at Jupiter in Berkeley. But we continue within the galaxy to the elegant wood-fired dishes at culinary comet Glen Ellen Star in Sonoma County's Glen Ellen.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Sep 29, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

The Old Clam House, Gialina, Mustards Grill (Episode #407H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Sep 28, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

A turn of the century building has housed The Old Clam House for over 100 years and its still serving some of the same fare. In contrast, Gialina has only been around for three years and delivers a contemporary menu. American food traditions continue at Mustards Grill, which celebrated its 25th birthday in 2008.

OI-C Bowl Chinese Kitchen, Los Moles and Hotel Mac Restaurant (Episode #1004H)

KQED 9: Wed, Sep 27, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

From Chinese and puebla-style to classic comfort food, this week's guests invite Bay Area diners to Oi-C Bowl Chinese Kitchen, Los Moles and Hotel Mac Restaurant. Will they agree on their favorite eateries? Leslie Sbrocco hosts.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Sep 28, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

Myriad Gastropub, Squeeze Inn Hamburgers, Terzo (Episode #1201H)

KQED Plus: Wed, Sep 27, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

Globally inspired food and drink is offered at our first stop in the SF Mission district at a spot called Myriad Gastropub. And nothing says USA like a good, juicy burger blanketed in cheese in Napa at Squeeze Inn Hamburgers. Lastly, Mediterranean flavors, seasonal ingredients and a well-selected wine list make this a cozy SF spot at Terzo.

Zeni Ethiopian, Quinn's Lighthouse, Aquerello (Episode #406H)

KQED 9: Tue, Sep 26, 2017 -- 7:29 PM

The unexpected unites the three restaurants this week. Zeni Ethiopian Restaurant's surprising location makes it a "find". Flying peanuts hitting the floor at Quinn's Lighthouse Restaurant & Pub make a casual statement, while Acquerello's historical location support the quiet elegance of the old church's surroundings.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Sep 27, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

Waterfront Pizza and Mediterranean Restaurant, Saul's Restaurant & Delicatessen, Lolinda (Episode #1216H)

KQED 9: Mon, Sep 25, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

Sit outside with the locals and enjoy hookah by the water at Foster City's Waterfront Pizza and Mediterranean Restaurant. Then, stop in for pastrami and matzo ball soup at East Coast meets West Coast deli-done-Berkeley style, Saul's Restaurant & Delicatessen. Finally, dig into wood-fired meat, meat and more meat at San Francisco's Lolinda.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 26, 2017 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 26, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

OI-C Bowl Chinese Kitchen, Los Moles and Hotel Mac Restaurant (Episode #1004H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Sep 25, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

From Chinese and puebla-style to classic comfort food, this week's guests invite Bay Area diners to Oi-C Bowl Chinese Kitchen, Los Moles and Hotel Mac Restaurant. Will they agree on their favorite eateries? Leslie Sbrocco hosts.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Sep 28, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

Pintxo Pote, Red Hill Station and Osmanthus (Episode #1003H)

KQED Life: Sun, Sep 24, 2017 -- 5:00 PM

Traditional Basque cooking at Pintxo Pote, ultra-fresh seafood at Red Hill Station and Osmanthus' focus on Japanese, South-Asian flavors. Leslie Sbrocco hosts as local diners share their favorite Bay Area eateries.

Waterfront Pizza and Mediterranean Restaurant, Saul's Restaurant & Delicatessen, Lolinda (Episode #1216H)

KQED 9: Sun, Sep 24, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

Sit outside with the locals and enjoy hookah by the water at Foster City's Waterfront Pizza and Mediterranean Restaurant. Then, stop in for pastrami and matzo ball soup at East Coast meets West Coast deli-done-Berkeley style, Saul's Restaurant & Delicatessen. Finally, dig into wood-fired meat, meat and more meat at San Francisco's Lolinda.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 26, 2017 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 26, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

Pintxo Pote, Red Hill Station and Osmanthus (Episode #1003H)

KQED Life: Sun, Sep 24, 2017 -- 10:30 AM

Traditional Basque cooking at Pintxo Pote, ultra-fresh seafood at Red Hill Station and Osmanthus' focus on Japanese, South-Asian flavors. Leslie Sbrocco hosts as local diners share their favorite Bay Area eateries.

Waterfront Pizza and Mediterranean Restaurant, Saul's Restaurant & Delicatessen, Lolinda (Episode #1216H)

KQED 9: Sat, Sep 23, 2017 -- 7:00 PM

Sit outside with the locals and enjoy hookah by the water at Foster City's Waterfront Pizza and Mediterranean Restaurant. Then, stop in for pastrami and matzo ball soup at East Coast meets West Coast deli-done-Berkeley style, Saul's Restaurant & Delicatessen. Finally, dig into wood-fired meat, meat and more meat at San Francisco's Lolinda.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 26, 2017 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 26, 2017 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 24, 2017 -- 1:00 AM

Pintxo Pote, Red Hill Station and Osmanthus (Episode #1003H)

KQED Life: Sat, Sep 23, 2017 -- 6:30 PM

Traditional Basque cooking at Pintxo Pote, ultra-fresh seafood at Red Hill Station and Osmanthus' focus on Japanese, South-Asian flavors. Leslie Sbrocco hosts as local diners share their favorite Bay Area eateries.

Cafe Borrone, Yellow Submarine, Morning Due Cafe (Episode #1120H)

KQED Plus: Sat, Sep 23, 2017 -- 3:00 PM

This time we're ready to take on the Bay Area's rich and abundant cafe culture. First, we visit Menlo Park where savory Italian cuisine and some of the best desserts around are found at Cafe Borrone. Next, we head to San Francisco to a place named after a Beatles tune and where Mom works in the kitchen alongside her sons at The Yellow Submarine. Lastly, still in San Francisco, we visit a small neighborhood establishment that serves up Mediterranean fare all day long at Morning Due Cafe.

Waterfront Pizza and Mediterranean Restaurant, Saul's Restaurant & Delicatessen, Lolinda (Episode #1216H)

KQED 9: Sat, Sep 23, 2017 -- 12:00 PM

Sit outside with the locals and enjoy hookah by the water at Foster City's Waterfront Pizza and Mediterranean Restaurant. Then, stop in for pastrami and matzo ball soup at East Coast meets West Coast deli-done-Berkeley style, Saul's Restaurant & Delicatessen. Finally, dig into wood-fired meat, meat and more meat at San Francisco's Lolinda.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 26, 2017 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 26, 2017 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 24, 2017 -- 1:00 AM

Pintxo Pote, Red Hill Station and Osmanthus (Episode #1003H)

KQED 9: Sat, Sep 23, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

Traditional Basque cooking at Pintxo Pote, ultra-fresh seafood at Red Hill Station and Osmanthus' focus on Japanese, South-Asian flavors. Leslie Sbrocco hosts as local diners share their favorite Bay Area eateries.

Bellanico, Davey Jones Deli and Gamine (Episode #701H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Sep 22, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

Bellanico, Davey Jones Deli and Gamine are the restaurants selected by local diners. Will the three guests agree on their Bay Area favorites?

Waterfront Pizza and Mediterranean Restaurant, Saul's Restaurant & Delicatessen, Lolinda (Episode #1216H)

KQED 9: Thu, Sep 21, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

Sit outside with the locals and enjoy hookah by the water at Foster City's Waterfront Pizza and Mediterranean Restaurant. Then, stop in for pastrami and matzo ball soup at East Coast meets West Coast deli-done-Berkeley style, Saul's Restaurant & Delicatessen. Finally, dig into wood-fired meat, meat and more meat at San Francisco's Lolinda.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 26, 2017 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 26, 2017 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 24, 2017 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Sep 22, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

Zeni Ethiopian, Quinn's Lighthouse, Aquerello (Episode #406H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Sep 21, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

The unexpected unites the three restaurants this week. Zeni Ethiopian Restaurant's surprising location makes it a "find". Flying peanuts hitting the floor at Quinn's Lighthouse Restaurant & Pub make a casual statement, while Acquerello's historical location support the quiet elegance of the old church's surroundings.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Sep 27, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

Pintxo Pote, Red Hill Station and Osmanthus (Episode #1003H)

KQED 9: Wed, Sep 20, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

Traditional Basque cooking at Pintxo Pote, ultra-fresh seafood at Red Hill Station and Osmanthus' focus on Japanese, South-Asian flavors. Leslie Sbrocco hosts as local diners share their favorite Bay Area eateries.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Sep 21, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

Cafe Borrone, Yellow Submarine, Morning Due Cafe (Episode #1120H)

KQED 9: Tue, Sep 19, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

This time we're ready to take on the Bay Area's rich and abundant cafe culture. First, we visit Menlo Park where savory Italian cuisine and some of the best desserts around are found at Cafe Borrone. Next, we head to San Francisco to a place named after a Beatles tune and where Mom works in the kitchen alongside her sons at The Yellow Submarine. Lastly, still in San Francisco, we visit a small neighborhood establishment that serves up Mediterranean fare all day long at Morning Due Cafe.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Sep 20, 2017 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Wed, Sep 20, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

Martins West Pub, Red Tavern, August (1) Five (Episode #1215H)

KQED 9: Mon, Sep 18, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

First we visit a Scottish-themed farm-to-table eatery at Martins West Pub in Redwood City. Then a family-gathering place with hearty portions of Russian cuisine at Red Tavern in the Richmond District, SF. And lastly, a contemporary twist on Indian fare with inventive California cocktails at August (1) Five in San Francisco.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 19, 2017 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 19, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

Pintxo Pote, Red Hill Station and Osmanthus (Episode #1003H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Sep 18, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

Traditional Basque cooking at Pintxo Pote, ultra-fresh seafood at Red Hill Station and Osmanthus' focus on Japanese, South-Asian flavors. Leslie Sbrocco hosts as local diners share their favorite Bay Area eateries.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Sep 21, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

Cosecha, Bull Valley Roadhouse and Michael Warring (Episode #1001H)

KQED Life: Sun, Sep 17, 2017 -- 5:00 PM

Made-from-scratch Mexican dishes at Cosecha, Bull Valley Roadhouse's comfort food and Michael Warring's molecular cuisine. Will the Bay Area diners agree on their favorite local spots? Leslie Sbrocco hosts.

Martins West Pub, Red Tavern, August (1) Five (Episode #1215H)

KQED 9: Sun, Sep 17, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

First we visit a Scottish-themed farm-to-table eatery at Martins West Pub in Redwood City. Then a family-gathering place with hearty portions of Russian cuisine at Red Tavern in the Richmond District, SF. And lastly, a contemporary twist on Indian fare with inventive California cocktails at August (1) Five in San Francisco.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 19, 2017 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 19, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

Cosecha, Bull Valley Roadhouse and Michael Warring (Episode #1001H)

KQED Life: Sun, Sep 17, 2017 -- 10:30 AM

Made-from-scratch Mexican dishes at Cosecha, Bull Valley Roadhouse's comfort food and Michael Warring's molecular cuisine. Will the Bay Area diners agree on their favorite local spots? Leslie Sbrocco hosts.

Martins West Pub, Red Tavern, August (1) Five (Episode #1215H)

KQED 9: Sat, Sep 16, 2017 -- 7:00 PM

First we visit a Scottish-themed farm-to-table eatery at Martins West Pub in Redwood City. Then a family-gathering place with hearty portions of Russian cuisine at Red Tavern in the Richmond District, SF. And lastly, a contemporary twist on Indian fare with inventive California cocktails at August (1) Five in San Francisco.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 19, 2017 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 19, 2017 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 17, 2017 -- 1:00 AM

Cosecha, Bull Valley Roadhouse and Michael Warring (Episode #1001H)

KQED Life: Sat, Sep 16, 2017 -- 6:30 PM

Made-from-scratch Mexican dishes at Cosecha, Bull Valley Roadhouse's comfort food and Michael Warring's molecular cuisine. Will the Bay Area diners agree on their favorite local spots? Leslie Sbrocco hosts.

Marche Aux Fleurs, Peasant & The Pear, Copita.... (Episode #1119H)

KQED Plus: Sat, Sep 16, 2017 -- 3:00 PM

We're stepping outside the city to rediscover the Bay Area, starting in Marin for pastoral tranquility reminiscent of Provence at Marche aux Fleurs. Then it's a quick jaunt to Danville for creative rustic dishes at The Peasant & The Pear. Finally, we return to Marin, to Sausalito, where contemporary flavors from Mexico, a choice tequila selection and a party atmosphere can be found at Copita Tequileria y Comida.

Martins West Pub, Red Tavern, August (1) Five (Episode #1215H)

KQED 9: Sat, Sep 16, 2017 -- 12:00 PM

First we visit a Scottish-themed farm-to-table eatery at Martins West Pub in Redwood City. Then a family-gathering place with hearty portions of Russian cuisine at Red Tavern in the Richmond District, SF. And lastly, a contemporary twist on Indian fare with inventive California cocktails at August (1) Five in San Francisco.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 19, 2017 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 19, 2017 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 17, 2017 -- 1:00 AM

Cosecha, Bull Valley Roadhouse and Michael Warring (Episode #1001H)

KQED 9: Sat, Sep 16, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

Made-from-scratch Mexican dishes at Cosecha, Bull Valley Roadhouse's comfort food and Michael Warring's molecular cuisine. Will the Bay Area diners agree on their favorite local spots? Leslie Sbrocco hosts.

Helmand Palace, El Huarache Loco, Izzy's (Episode #612H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Sep 15, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

Local diners enjoy the fragrant Afghani spices and hearty portions served at Helmand Palace in San Francisco; the Mexican food at El Huarache Loco, a unique dining spot found at the Alemany Farmers' Markets and at "Off the Grid"; and Izzy's Steaks and Chops, a San Francisco tradition for the past 25 years.

Martins West Pub, Red Tavern, August (1) Five (Episode #1215H)

KQED 9: Thu, Sep 14, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

First we visit a Scottish-themed farm-to-table eatery at Martins West Pub in Redwood City. Then a family-gathering place with hearty portions of Russian cuisine at Red Tavern in the Richmond District, SF. And lastly, a contemporary twist on Indian fare with inventive California cocktails at August (1) Five in San Francisco.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 19, 2017 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 19, 2017 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 17, 2017 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Sep 15, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

Indian Palace, Thanh Long, Oliveto Cafe and Restaurant (Episode #405H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Sep 14, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

First Indian Palace delivers traditional recipes in an unlikely location, followed by crab, crab and more crab at Thanh Long. Then it's Italian elegance served up at Oliveto Cafe and Restaurant.

Cosecha, Bull Valley Roadhouse and Michael Warring (Episode #1001H)

KQED 9: Wed, Sep 13, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

Made-from-scratch Mexican dishes at Cosecha, Bull Valley Roadhouse's comfort food and Michael Warring's molecular cuisine. Will the Bay Area diners agree on their favorite local spots? Leslie Sbrocco hosts.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Sep 14, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

Marche Aux Fleurs, Peasant & The Pear, Copita.... (Episode #1119H)

KQED Plus: Wed, Sep 13, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

We're stepping outside the city to rediscover the Bay Area, starting in Marin for pastoral tranquility reminiscent of Provence at Marche aux Fleurs. Then it's a quick jaunt to Danville for creative rustic dishes at The Peasant & The Pear. Finally, we return to Marin, to Sausalito, where contemporary flavors from Mexico, a choice tequila selection and a party atmosphere can be found at Copita Tequileria y Comida.

Helmand Palace, El Huarache Loco, Izzy's (Episode #612H)

KQED 9: Tue, Sep 12, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

Local diners enjoy the fragrant Afghani spices and hearty portions served at Helmand Palace in San Francisco; the Mexican food at El Huarache Loco, a unique dining spot found at the Alemany Farmers' Markets and at "Off the Grid"; and Izzy's Steaks and Chops, a San Francisco tradition for the past 25 years.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Sep 13, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

Lahore Karahi, Patio Filipino, Sam's Grill (Episode #503H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 12, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

We start off with a local favorite that's low on atmosphere but high on flavor and full of fragrant Indian spices. It's called Lahore Karahi and it's on O'Farrell in San Francisco. Filipino-Spanish flavors reflecting the rich history of the Philippines are perfect for sharing so bring a crowd over to Patio Filipino on El Camino Real in San Bruno. Some things never change and Sam's Grill and Seafood Restaurant on Bush is the perfect example. It's been around at the same location since 1946! Oh, and the booths there make for a very private dining experience.

Marche Aux Fleurs, Peasant & The Pear, Copita.... (Episode #1119H)

KQED 9: Mon, Sep 11, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

We're stepping outside the city to rediscover the Bay Area, starting in Marin for pastoral tranquility reminiscent of Provence at Marche aux Fleurs. Then it's a quick jaunt to Danville for creative rustic dishes at The Peasant & The Pear. Finally, we return to Marin, to Sausalito, where contemporary flavors from Mexico, a choice tequila selection and a party atmosphere can be found at Copita Tequileria y Comida.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 12, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

Cosecha, Bull Valley Roadhouse and Michael Warring (Episode #1001H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Sep 11, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

Made-from-scratch Mexican dishes at Cosecha, Bull Valley Roadhouse's comfort food and Michael Warring's molecular cuisine. Will the Bay Area diners agree on their favorite local spots? Leslie Sbrocco hosts.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Sep 14, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

The Front Porch, Memphis Minnie's Barbeque Joint and Auntie April's Chicken, Waffles & Soul Food (Episode #916H)

KQED Life: Sun, Sep 10, 2017 -- 5:00 PM

Revisit three Southern soul food restaurants from the Check, Please! Bay Area archives: The Front Porch, Memphis Minnie's Barbeque Joint and Auntie April's Chicken, Waffles & Soul Food.

Pork Store Cafe, Pizzaiolo, Zarzuela (Episode #609H)

KQED 9: Sun, Sep 10, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

Diners start the day right with a hearty breakfast at a spot called Pork Store Cafe in San Francisco. Then head off to Pizzaiolo in Oakland for some of the best wood fired pizzas using organic, local products. For the last stop, take pleasure in the tantalizing flavors of traditional tapas and Spanish dishes at Zarzuela in San Francisco.

The Front Porch, Memphis Minnie's Barbeque Joint and Auntie April's Chicken, Waffles & Soul Food (Episode #916H)

KQED Life: Sun, Sep 10, 2017 -- 10:30 AM

Revisit three Southern soul food restaurants from the Check, Please! Bay Area archives: The Front Porch, Memphis Minnie's Barbeque Joint and Auntie April's Chicken, Waffles & Soul Food.

Pork Store Cafe, Pizzaiolo, Zarzuela (Episode #609H)

KQED 9: Sat, Sep 9, 2017 -- 7:00 PM

Diners start the day right with a hearty breakfast at a spot called Pork Store Cafe in San Francisco. Then head off to Pizzaiolo in Oakland for some of the best wood fired pizzas using organic, local products. For the last stop, take pleasure in the tantalizing flavors of traditional tapas and Spanish dishes at Zarzuela in San Francisco.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 10, 2017 -- 1:00 AM

The Front Porch, Memphis Minnie's Barbeque Joint and Auntie April's Chicken, Waffles & Soul Food (Episode #916H)

KQED Life: Sat, Sep 9, 2017 -- 6:30 PM

Revisit three Southern soul food restaurants from the Check, Please! Bay Area archives: The Front Porch, Memphis Minnie's Barbeque Joint and Auntie April's Chicken, Waffles & Soul Food.

Pork Store Cafe, Pizzaiolo, Zarzuela (Episode #609H)

KQED 9: Sat, Sep 9, 2017 -- 12:00 PM

Diners start the day right with a hearty breakfast at a spot called Pork Store Cafe in San Francisco. Then head off to Pizzaiolo in Oakland for some of the best wood fired pizzas using organic, local products. For the last stop, take pleasure in the tantalizing flavors of traditional tapas and Spanish dishes at Zarzuela in San Francisco.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 10, 2017 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Sep 9, 2017 -- 3:00 PM

The Front Porch, Memphis Minnie's Barbeque Joint and Auntie April's Chicken, Waffles & Soul Food (Episode #916H)

KQED 9: Sat, Sep 9, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

Revisit three Southern soul food restaurants from the Check, Please! Bay Area archives: The Front Porch, Memphis Minnie's Barbeque Joint and Auntie April's Chicken, Waffles & Soul Food.

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

KQED Plus: Fri, Sep 8, 2017 -- 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.

Pork Store Cafe, Pizzaiolo, Zarzuela (Episode #609H)

KQED 9: Thu, Sep 7, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

Diners start the day right with a hearty breakfast at a spot called Pork Store Cafe in San Francisco. Then head off to Pizzaiolo in Oakland for some of the best wood fired pizzas using organic, local products. For the last stop, take pleasure in the tantalizing flavors of traditional tapas and Spanish dishes at Zarzuela in San Francisco.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 10, 2017 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Sep 9, 2017 -- 3:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Sep 8, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

Borobudur Restaurant, Alegria's, Poggio (Episode #404H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Sep 7, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

Indonesian food starts the show at Borobudur Restaurant. Then traditional Spanish cuisine at Alegria's. Finally we visit Poggio for an Italian dining experience.

The Front Porch, Memphis Minnie's Barbeque Joint and Auntie April's Chicken, Waffles & Soul Food (Episode #916H)

KQED 9: Wed, Sep 6, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

Revisit three Southern soul food restaurants from the Check, Please! Bay Area archives: The Front Porch, Memphis Minnie's Barbeque Joint and Auntie April's Chicken, Waffles & Soul Food.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Sep 7, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

Pork Store Cafe, Pizzaiolo, Zarzuela (Episode #609H)

KQED Plus: Wed, Sep 6, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

Diners start the day right with a hearty breakfast at a spot called Pork Store Cafe in San Francisco. Then head off to Pizzaiolo in Oakland for some of the best wood fired pizzas using organic, local products. For the last stop, take pleasure in the tantalizing flavors of traditional tapas and Spanish dishes at Zarzuela in San Francisco.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 10, 2017 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Sep 9, 2017 -- 3:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Sep 8, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

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

KQED 9: Tue, Sep 5, 2017 -- 7:30 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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Sep 6, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

El Metate, Creola Bistro & Benjarong (Episode #508H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 5, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

Mexican food just like our guest's grandmother used to make can be found at El Metate Restaurant.
And CreoLa Bistro is a quaint place with all things Cajun and Creole and flavors from Louisiana. < br>Finally, for colorful Thai food served up in a calm, spa-like atmosphere go to Benjarong Thai Cuisine.

Pork Store Cafe, Pizzaiolo, Zarzuela (Episode #609H)

KQED 9: Mon, Sep 4, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

Diners start the day right with a hearty breakfast at a spot called Pork Store Cafe in San Francisco. Then head off to Pizzaiolo in Oakland for some of the best wood fired pizzas using organic, local products. For the last stop, take pleasure in the tantalizing flavors of traditional tapas and Spanish dishes at Zarzuela in San Francisco.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 10, 2017 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Sep 9, 2017 -- 3:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Sep 8, 2017 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 5, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

The Front Porch, Memphis Minnie's Barbeque Joint and Auntie April's Chicken, Waffles & Soul Food (Episode #916H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Sep 4, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

Revisit three Southern soul food restaurants from the Check, Please! Bay Area archives: The Front Porch, Memphis Minnie's Barbeque Joint and Auntie April's Chicken, Waffles & Soul Food.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Sep 7, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

The Grubstake, Turk and Larkin Deli and Tanguito-Argentinean Grill & Empanadas (Episode #915H)

KQED Life: Sun, Sep 3, 2017 -- 5:00 PM

Revisit three Mom 'n' Pop restaurants from the Check, Please! archives: The Grubstake, Turk and Larkin Deli, and Tanguito-Argentinean Grill & Empanadas.

Old Skool Cafe, Brown Sugar Kitchen, Green Chile... (Episode #1117H)

KQED 9: Sun, Sep 3, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

We're craving that "down-home" feeling, so our first spot is a 1940's-style supper club that brings energy, commitment and family recipes to San Francisco at Old Skool Cafe. Next for a flavorsome breakfast, try starting the day in Oakland at Brown Sugar Kitchen. Then unwind with some spicy Southwestern flavors in San Francisco at Green Chile Kitchen.

The Grubstake, Turk and Larkin Deli and Tanguito-Argentinean Grill & Empanadas (Episode #915H)

KQED Life: Sun, Sep 3, 2017 -- 10:30 AM

Revisit three Mom 'n' Pop restaurants from the Check, Please! archives: The Grubstake, Turk and Larkin Deli, and Tanguito-Argentinean Grill & Empanadas.

Old Skool Cafe, Brown Sugar Kitchen, Green Chile... (Episode #1117H)

KQED 9: Sat, Sep 2, 2017 -- 7:00 PM

We're craving that "down-home" feeling, so our first spot is a 1940's-style supper club that brings energy, commitment and family recipes to San Francisco at Old Skool Cafe. Next for a flavorsome breakfast, try starting the day in Oakland at Brown Sugar Kitchen. Then unwind with some spicy Southwestern flavors in San Francisco at Green Chile Kitchen.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 3, 2017 -- 1:00 AM

The Grubstake, Turk and Larkin Deli and Tanguito-Argentinean Grill & Empanadas (Episode #915H)

KQED Life: Sat, Sep 2, 2017 -- 6:30 PM

Revisit three Mom 'n' Pop restaurants from the Check, Please! archives: The Grubstake, Turk and Larkin Deli, and Tanguito-Argentinean Grill & Empanadas.

Old Skool Cafe, Brown Sugar Kitchen, Green Chile... (Episode #1117H)

KQED 9: Sat, Sep 2, 2017 -- 12:00 PM

We're craving that "down-home" feeling, so our first spot is a 1940's-style supper club that brings energy, commitment and family recipes to San Francisco at Old Skool Cafe. Next for a flavorsome breakfast, try starting the day in Oakland at Brown Sugar Kitchen. Then unwind with some spicy Southwestern flavors in San Francisco at Green Chile Kitchen.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 3, 2017 -- 1:00 AM

The Grubstake, Turk and Larkin Deli and Tanguito-Argentinean Grill & Empanadas (Episode #915H)

KQED 9: Sat, Sep 2, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

Revisit three Mom 'n' Pop restaurants from the Check, Please! archives: The Grubstake, Turk and Larkin Deli, and Tanguito-Argentinean Grill & Empanadas.

Pork Store Cafe, Pizzaiolo, Zarzuela (Episode #609H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Sep 1, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

Diners start the day right with a hearty breakfast at a spot called Pork Store Cafe in San Francisco. Then head off to Pizzaiolo in Oakland for some of the best wood fired pizzas using organic, local products. For the last stop, take pleasure in the tantalizing flavors of traditional tapas and Spanish dishes at Zarzuela in San Francisco.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 10, 2017 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Sep 9, 2017 -- 3:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Sep 8, 2017 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 5, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

Old Skool Cafe, Brown Sugar Kitchen, Green Chile... (Episode #1117H)

KQED 9: Fri, Sep 1, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

We're craving that "down-home" feeling, so our first spot is a 1940's-style supper club that brings energy, commitment and family recipes to San Francisco at Old Skool Cafe. Next for a flavorsome breakfast, try starting the day in Oakland at Brown Sugar Kitchen. Then unwind with some spicy Southwestern flavors in San Francisco at Green Chile Kitchen.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 3, 2017 -- 1:00 AM
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    • Scheduled Maintenance 8/21-8/25

      Next week, Sutro Tower will be switching most stations to their auxiliary antennas. KQED TV will be at half power on the lower auxiliary antenna, this will affect some of our Over The Air viewers. Maintenance is scheduled on August 21-25 from 9am through 4pm daily. Thank you for your patience!

    • 6/22-23 Ch9 & Ch54 Virtual ID issues

      (DT9-1 thru 9-3, and DT54-1 thru 54-5) KQED experienced a major technical issue with our Virtual ID info in our signals for DT9 and DT54, beginning apx 4pm Thursday 6/22, which was resolved apx 11am Friday 6/23. As background, almost every TV station in the Bay Area now transmits on a frequency which is different […]

    • 2/22/17: Fremont Peak tower transmissions, including KQET DT25

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Recent storms have taken out dozens of trees on Fremont Peak, which in turn have taken down power lines leading to the transmission tower located on the peak. It has been running on generators for several days, and regular trips are scheduled to re-fuel those generators with gas. However, the truck has […]

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