Fourth of July

Photo: bluePantone292

Any San Franciscan knows the ~FOURTH OF JULY~ is a foggy joke of a night, with colored fog and barbecuing while in mittens and fleece. Here are a few dining options around town where the wind and fog won't matter:

By popular demand they're hosting a BBQ with ribs and all the fixings again. Vegetarian dishes will also be available. $35 per person. To make a reservation, please go to or call 415-437-1770.

La Folie
For the first time ever, La Folie will be open to celebrate the 4th of July.

Red, white, and blue tablecloths will be out, with family-style dining and a Jardinière take on the quintessential Fourth of July BBQ. The prix-fixe menu is $55 per person and includes:

Pickled watermelon
Lobster rolls
Potato chips with onion dip
Pigs in a blanket (house-made sausage baked in brioche)

Hoffman Ranch fried chicken
Berkshire pork ribs

Accompanied by
Coleslaw, potato salad, mac-n-cheese, corn on the cob, corn bread, buttermilk biscuits

Cherry pie a la mode
Root beer floats

Fourth of July
Sat. July 4th, 2009

Various locations