After they perused the menu, they selected appetizers of Rhode Island style fried calamari and Maryland “Style” crab cakes. For entrees, Carol ordered the Lobster Ravioli and Thomas got the Grilled Everything Tuna.
“It actually started as a seafood market, but the owners decided to branch out into therestaurant business. I love raw oysters, and I feel perfectly safe having them here. I have no hesitation to order my tuna rare or clams on the half shell. Their policy is to inspect all their shellfish for bacteria. The buy their fish directly at the docks, demand the last-day catch and monitor its temperature every 30 seconds along the way to the restaurant. That’s about as thorough as you can get.”
" Thomas picked up a rental car, and they headed toward the place many residents proudly called “The City.” As they approached the Financial District, they looped past China Basin before they passed over the Bay Bridge to the East Bay. "
" Chemical companies continue to insist that their own studies have shown no correlation between high incidences of cancer and living near major Bay Area industrial facilities. These companies spend millions funding these disinformation programs. "
" Carol, you might be interested in knowing that the Village of Birchtown, not far from here in Shelburne, was settled in 1783 by nearly a thousand Black Loyalists who supported the British during the Revolutionary War. It was the largest settlement of free Blacks in North America. "