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[Mission] Dinner at Foreign Cinema ($48)

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Price: $48.00 /per person
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Join our dinner at one of SF Foodies' favorite restaurants, Foreign Cinema!

Internationally acclaimed for providing a quintessentially San Francisco dining experience, Foreign Cinema consistently wows diners with delicious, beautifully plated dishes while screening foreign and independent films in their courtyard. We'll share their best dishes family style!

"Open since 1999, Foreign Cinema restaurant has garnered local, national and international acclaim as a quintessentially San Francisco dining experience. We offer a daily changing California/Mediterranean-inspired menu in an industrial chic setting located in the heart of the bustling Mission district. Foreign and independent films are screened in our covered outdoor courtyard"

- Foreign Cinema (http://www.foreigncinema.com)

Menu:

Little gem romaine, baby beets, green goddess dressing, smoked trout toast

Warm brandade gratin, whipped salt cod, potatoes, garlic, chilies, house pickles, grilled bread

Lavender baked goat cheese, summer radicchio, Lagier grapes, pickled currants, pine nuts; cornichon, toasts

Pacific tuna poke, grapefruit, wasabi tobiko, seaweed, avocado, habanero, papadam

Plancha: Hog Island clams, Monterey calamari, chick peas in Oaxacan mole, salsa fresca, aioli

Santa Barbara seabass, sun golds, heirloom tomatoes, butterball potatoes, zucchini, tomato consommé, aioli

Risotto: unposted

Roasted chicken, emerald plum & summer radicchio, chick pea hummus, Moroccan honey

Heritage pork chop, smoky shelling beans, tomatillo salsa, gypsy peppers, chili-lime butter

Gaucho bavette steak, sauce romesco, haricot vert, spiced baby carrots, fingerlings, mizuna, manchego

Chèvre cheesecake, poached peaches, caramelized oat crumble

Valrhona chocolate pot de crème with milk chocolate-hazelnut cookie

$48 nonrefundable ticket covers our dinner, tax, Healthy SF mandate, tip and PayPal transaction fee, and is required for attendance. Drop-in diners will not be given a seat. Additional dishes and beverages may be purchased separately. Menu subject to substitutions and adjustments based on the number of diners.