At Hot Italian, each pizza has been named for, well, a hot Italian. Do the actual pizzas live up to the pretty faces that have been attached to them on the menu?
'Emeryville' on Serious Eats
Most San Franciscans don't go to Emeryville unless they're headed to IKEA. Well, if you find yourself in need of a slice of pizza to sustain your shopping habit, you might consider Rotten City Pizza. Just beware that you have to get slices fresh from the oven in order to guarantee optimum satisfaction.
Everybody be cool. Dining out in the San Francisco Bay Area may have gotten a little more expensive: The blog SFist clues us in on a recent rash of East Bay restaurant "takeover"-style robberies—eight in the past couple of weeks. The most recent robbery in Emeryville follows a similar pattern: "[o]ne of the suspects revealed a black semi-automatic handgun and demanded money from both employees and customers" [cbs5.com]. Prize quote from SFist: "Be careful, Chez Panisse denizens!" [via Eater SF]...