Things to do for November 29, 2017

There's a New Brunch in Town, and It's Got Mimosa Donuts

And the Owner of Tony's Pizza Napoletana Has an Italian Market Now

By Joe Starkey

Wednesday
Thursday
The Owner of Tony's Pizza Just Opened a Fancy Italian Market in North Beach
MARKET DAYS

The Owner of Tony's Pizza Just Opened a Fancy Italian Market in North Beach

Be your family's hero by picking up some goods from the new Giovanni Italian Specialties market before heading over for the holiday festivities. Every day, they're cranking out fresh pasta and focaccia and a bunch of other high-end, imported, Italian deliciousness. Being your own hero also counts.

Friday
Little Holiday Shopping. Little Bolognese and Wine.
BAR METHOD

Little Holiday Shopping. Little Bolognese and Wine.

Should you find yourself holiday shopping downtown and needing a respite (which you will be), stop into Bar Struzzo. It's a new Italian restaurant in the Villa Florence Hotel for tagliatelle bolognese or burgers with a glass of wine. You will need wine.

Now open, Bar Struzzo, 225 Powell St (between Geary and O'Farrell), 877-544-5868

Saturday
Some of the City's Finest Pastry Chefs + Bake Sale = This
WAKE AND BAKE

Some of the City's Finest Pastry Chefs + Bake Sale = This

What do you get when you put 11 of the city's best pastry chefs from the likes of Zuni and Craftsmen & Wolves together to work on a bake sale for charity? A lot of glorious pastries that you'll be taking home with you, that's what.

A Holiday-Sale Block Party in the Dogpatch With Gratis Mimosas
GO EAST

A Holiday-Sale Block Party in the Dogpatch With Gratis Mimosas

Head to the Dogpatch on Saturday for a holiday sale with over 20 participating vendors. You'll get gratis mimosas or Bloodys with your meal at the Ramp, you'll have access to 11 pop-ups at Smokestack and you'll get up to 90% off framed mirrors at Oberon Design. You'll also get to be done holiday shopping.

Sunday
Mimosa Donuts at the Saratoga. Again, Mimosa Donuts.
'TOGA PARTY

Mimosa Donuts at the Saratoga. Again, Mimosa Donuts.

Your favorite classy, two-level restaurant in the TL (the Saratoga, of course) is launching their brunch on Sunday. Which means three different types of Bloodys, Billionaire's Bacon and "Mimosa Donuts" with blood orange and champagne glaze. Also, regular mimosas.

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