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The Social Director's picks for
Matinee Brunch near Project Artaud Theater

You're headed for a weekend matinee at Project Artaud Theater, but you'd love to have a leisurely lunch or brunch before the show. There are numerous places in Potero Hill and the Mission - all of San Francisco for that matter, so here are just a few choice picks:


1434 18th St. at Connecticut, 415-252-1625. Italian. Sat. Brunch: 11a.m.-2:30p.m.; Sun. Brunch: 10a.m. - 2p.m. Mon.-Fri. Lunch: 11:30a.m.-2:30p.m.; Mon.-Fri. Dinner: 5:30p.m.-10:30p.m., 'til 10p.m. on Sat. No reservations. Moderate.
This cozy, family oriented restaurant is known for its exceptional Italian cuisine. Reasonably priced for the service and substance. The brunch is bountiful.

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Chez Spencer
82 14th St. near Folsom, 415-864-2191. French. Sun. Brunch: 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.; Dinner Tues.-Sat. 5:30p.m.-10:30 p.m.


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