Here Are the Most Delicious Ways to Celebrate Lunar New Year 2023 in the San Francisco Bay Area
The Year of the Rabbit is hopping its way into San Francisco on January 22 with plenty of delicious food options
It’s about to be the Year of the Rabbit, symbolizing prosperity, longevity, and peace. While we don’t know what this new year will bring you, what we do know for sure is there are plenty of places to eat and celebrate the Lunar New Year around the Bay Area.
If you’re looking for a celebratory dinner to share with family or a loved one, or special desserts to enjoy from home, here are some of the best things to do around the San Francisco Bay Area.
Make reservations at these restaurants
It should come as no surprise that George Chen’s food complex is ready to go for the Chinese New Year. For fine dining, Eight Tables is launching a five-course, prix fixe menu for $150 per person, which will change monthly. China Live will also launch its special Chinese New Year menu starting Tuesday, January 10 with items such as nian gao new year’s cake, made with pork, chives, and China Live’s XO sauce; Chinese “rarebit,” four cheese-topped baked vegetable buns; Shanghai-style lobster in spiced chile jiu niang wine sauce; Dungeness crab prepared two ways, either salt-and-pepper style or in a ginger scallion sauce; peach-shaped longevity buns. All the special items will be available for pickup, delivery, and dine-in. – Eater San Francisco (04.01.17)