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Schmidt’s, our neighborhood restaurant at Folsom and 20th Street recently opened up for dinner and got quite a write up here on Bay Area Bites. Murat’s been trying to get Mission Loc@l there for dinner, but so far no luck. He too repeats, rabbit, rabbit.

We must try it, but it’s already a favorite for lunch even without the rabbit. Sadly, however, now that it’s open for dinner, they’re closed on Mondays.

What is it about Zeitgeist, which turned up a lot in a totally random survey, about what Mission Residents like to do with their time?

Some at ML have a new favorite: Margaritas at the Latin American Club on 22nd Street just east of Valencia. It must be the size of those drinks and the fact that no one bothers you when you bring in food from elsewhere to nosh on.

Okay, since we’re on a food/drink riff, SF Appeal says residents here love Fernet, an Italian bitter. Mission Mission second’s that. We must try, but the gang at ML seem really happy with Lillet. (Ed: some of us are still also happy with cheap beer and straight bourbon.)

Lydia Chávez

I’ve been a Mission resident since 1998 and a professor at Berkeley’s J-school since 1990. My earlier career was at The New York Times working for the business, foreign and city desks. As an old...

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