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Mon 9/25: San Diego Restaurant Week

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 8 a.m.

Where: Throughout San Diego

Cost: $10 - $50

Age limit: All ages

Description: <p>For one week only, over 180 restaurants will offer three-course prix-fixe dinner menus for $20, $30, $40, or $50 per person and/or two-course prix-fixe lunch menus for $10, $15, or $20 per person. The restaurants span across the county from the South Bay to East County and to the borders of Oceanside and Fallbrook to the North and touch on all cuisine types and cravings. Now is your time to dine with over 150,000 fellow diners as the city raises its forks in one of the U.S.&rsquo;s premier culinary destinations. Tickets are not necessary for this delectable week of discounted dining, but reservations are recommended.</p>

Mon 9/25: Elizabeth Hospice Volunteer Training

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where: Elizabeth Hospice, 500 La Terraza Blvd., Escondido

Cost: Free

Age limit: All ages

Description: <p>Volunteer training is free and open to the public, and participants must attend both days. Volunteer opportunities exist throughout San Diego County and the Inland Empire, and volunteers can choose to serve in the surrounding area where they reside. Support our nonprofit mission in caring for adults and children impacted by serious illness as an Elizabeth Hospice volunteer. Bilingual (Spanish) speaking volunteers and veterans are needed, along with licensed massage therapists and people who can sew for our Cuddle Keepsakes program. Specialty volunteers who can assist with complementary therapies such as pet therapy, aromatherapy, music support, and Reiki are in high demand. In addition, office and clerical support volunteers are needed at all of our office locations that include Temecula, Carlsbad, Escondido, and San Diego (Mission Valley) and are not required to attend this two-day session. RSVP: volunteer@ehospice.org.</p>

Mon 9/25: Half Price Book Sale

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where: Cardiff-by-the-Sea Library, 2081 Newcastle Avenue, Cardiff by the Sea

Cost: Not available

Age limit: All ages

Description: <p>The Friends of the Cardiff Library is having a week long&nbsp;half price sale for&nbsp;all items in the Book Nook.</p>

Mon 9/25: OB Networking Group

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, noon to 1 p.m.

Where: Te Mana Cafe, 4956 Voltaire Street, San Diego

Cost: Free

Age limit: All ages

Description: <p>Join a variety of business professionals, entrepreneurs, and interesting characters for an afternoon of professional networking, hosted by Chuck Hardwick.</p>

Mon 9/25: Road Scholar Presentation

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where: Alpine Library, 1752 Alpine Boulevard, Alpine

Cost: Free

Age limit: All ages

Description: <p>Road Scholar is the name for the programs created by Elderhostel, Inc., the world&#39;s leading not-for-profit educational travel organization providing learning opportunities specifically for adults. Each year 100,000 participants join us in 5500 program across the United States and 150 countries. As a not-for-profit organization, we are committed to being the preeminent provider of high-quality and affordable educational opportunities for adults.&nbsp;</p>

Mon 9/25: San Diego Restaurant Week

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Where: House of Blues, 1055 Fifth Avenue, San Diego

Cost: $30

Age limit: All ages

Description: <p>Join us during San Diego Restaurant Week and in enjoy our $30 three-course prix fixe menu.</p>

Mon 9/25: Restaurant Week at George's at the Cove

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Where: George's at the Cove Ocean Terrace, 1250 Prospect Street, San Diego

Cost: Free

Age limit: All ages

Description: <p>Choose from over two dozen selections including Snapper Crudo with local melons and charred cucumber, Beef Tartare with levain crisp and mustard-fennel kraut, or Chino Farms Corn Lasagna with huitlacoche and ricotta.</p>

Mon 9/25: Social Bridge & Dinner

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 4:45 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where: La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Boulevard, San Diego

Cost: $20 - $25

Age limit: 21+

Description: <p>Enjoy a brief bridge lesson taught by Scott Farr, followed by twohours of play and a catered dinner at 7 pm. The game will be scored using Chicago scoring with changes of opponents after every four hands. You do not need a partner. Max number of participants is 40. The event is for intermediate players.</p>

Mon 9/25: Restaurant Week at the Shores

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 5 p.m.

Where: The Shores Restaurant, 8110 Camino del Oro, San Diego

Cost: $30

Age limit: All ages

Description: <p>The Shores Restaurant in La Jolla, located on the beach next to Kellogg Park, will be participating in the always-popular San Diego&nbsp; and will also be extending the menu through October 7. The Shores Restaurant offers sweeping views of La Jolla from the Shores to the Cove and the chance to experience the best in seasonal coastal cuisine in a casual, family-friendly atmosphere. With this year&rsquo;s theme of &ldquo;Eat.Laugh.Share.&rdquo; The Shores Restaurant Week three-course, $30 per person prix fixe meal highlights several favorites from the newly introduced summer menu, specially crafted by award-winning Executive Chef Bernard Guillas and Chef de Cuisine Percy Oani. Organized by the California Restaurant Association&#39;s San Diego County Chapter, San Diego Restaurant Week is in its twelfth year as San Diego County&#39;s largest and most successful dining event. Held twice annually,&nbsp;Restaurant Week runs&nbsp;September 24 through October 1.</p>

Mon 9/25: Restaurant Week at the Marine Room

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 5 p.m.

Where: The Marine Room, 2000 Spindrift Drive, San Diego

Cost: $50

Age limit: All ages

Description: <p>The Marine Room, a San Diego landmark and award-winning oceanfront restaurant for over 75 years, announced it will be participating in San Diego Restaurant Week September 24 through October 1. Restaurant Week provides the perfect opportunity for both new guests and regulars to experience fine dining at its finest. At the price of $50 per person, The Marine Room&rsquo;s Restaurant Week menu features extraordinary items and tempting seasonal fare. Savor the three-course menu designed by the award-winning duo of Executive Chef Bernard Guillas and Chef de Cuisine Ron Oliver. For an additional $15 per person*, enjoy additional entr&eacute;e options of Center Cut Black Angus Filet Mignon, Agrumes Butter Basted Maine Lobster Tail and Red Walnut Crusted Alaskan Halibut. San Diego Restaurant Week takes place September 24 through October 1.</p>

Mon 9/25: Running a Social Enterprise: Legal Structure & Tax Considerations

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where: Deskhub, 2159 India Street, San Diego

Cost: Free - $10

Age limit: All ages

Description: <p>Join Mission Edge for the San Diego Accelerator + Impact Lab (SAIL) Social Enterprise Speaker Series. Over the next 8 weeks, we will be exploring topics related to starting, structuring, and growing a social enterprise. SAIL is a program of Mission Edge, in collaboration with Impact Without Borders, and sponsored by the San Diego Foundation, Union Bank, and Qualcomm.</p>

Mon 9/25: Craft at the Cove with Cesar Sandoval & Eddie Avila

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 5:30 p.m.

Where: George's at the Cove Ocean Terrace, 1250 Prospect Street, San Diego

Cost: Free

Age limit: 21+

Description: <p>George&#39;s Level2 welcomes Cesar Sandoval of Catania and Eddie Avila of Whisknladle for Craft at the Cove, the monthly craft cocktail series. Craft at the Cove pairs expert mixologists with featured spirits to create an evening of inventive cocktails. These talented local mixologists will partner with the Level2 bartending team to stir up a menu of one-night-only cocktails featuring Fernet Branca. Each unique cocktail will be specially priced at $8.</p>

Mon 9/25: Library Got Game

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where: Georgina Cole Library, 1250 Carlsbad Village Drive, Carlsbad

Cost: Free

Age limit: 18+

Description: <p>An evening of adult fun! Featured games: Carcassonne, Walking Dead Bang, Harry Potter Hogwarts Battle decks, Deadpool Yahtzee, Telestrations, Ticket to Ride, Scrabble, more. Feel free to bring your games and snacks or drinks to share.</p>

Mon 9/25: Old "New Media": Xerox Art in Brazil

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where: USD: University of San Diego, 5998 AlcalĂ  Park, San Diego

Cost: Free

Age limit: All ages

Description: <p>Mario Ramiro, Knapp Chair, discusses Xerografia: Copyart in Brazil. Exhibition of innovative uses of ordinary copying practices by artists in Brazil in 1960s and &#39;70s is part of the Getty-led Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA Initiative. Talk takes place in USD Manchester Auditorium in Manchester Hall.&nbsp;</p>

Mon 9/25: Wine & Canvas: Fiesta Island

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where: Winstons Beach Club, 1921 Bacon Street, San Diego

Cost: $35

Age limit: 21+

Description: <p>Follow a local artist step-by-step as you recreate the featured painting. We supply the canvas, easel, paint, brushes, apron.</p>

Mon 9/25: Javid & Naoko

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 6 p.m.

Where: La Valencia Hotel, 1132 Prospect Street, San Diego

Cost: Not available

Age limit: All ages

Description: <p>Javid &amp; Naoko is a Flamenco duo comprised of a husband and wife guitarist.</p>

Mon 9/25: Swing Dance Under the Dome

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where: Central Library, 330 Park Boulevard, San Diego

Cost: Not available

Age limit: All ages

Description: <p>6:30 - 7pm: free swing dance lesson (beginner friendly). 7 - 8pm: Social Dance to DJed music. Email: swingdancingSD@gmail.com.</p>

Mon 9/25: Town Hall to End Human Trafficking

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where: Ramona Town Hall, 729 Main Street, Ramona

Cost: Not available

Age limit: All ages

Description: <p>Local residents are invited to attend an open house and informational meeting to learn about the prevalence of human trafficking in Ramona and surrounding San Diego County, as well as ways to protect the community and eradicate the issue. Representatives from Alabaster Jar Project and Together Freedom , as well as local law enforcement officials and a survivor of human trafficking, will be on hand to discuss their personal experiences and how members of the community can band together to protect Ramona. This effort is part of the From Here. For Here. campaign being spearheaded by ProFlame in Ramona.</p>

Mon 9/25: Gov't Mule

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 7 p.m.

Where: Humphreys by the Bay, 2241 Shelter Island Drive, San Diego

Cost: $49

Age limit: All ages

Mon 9/25: Wine and Paint Night

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 7 p.m.

Where: The Wine Lover, 3968 Fifth Avenue, San Diego

Cost: $30 - $35

Age limit: 21+

Description: <p>The Wine Lover wants to bring a little bit of an old bohemian lifestyle into your life&nbsp;where art, wine, and conversation go together.</p>

<p>Every 2nd and 4th Monday of the month, Julie Harris --&nbsp;artist, custom jewelery designer, and owner of Jewels on 5th -- brings her love for the creative process to The Wine Lover&rsquo;s Patio where she will lead you step-by-step through the creation of your own masterpiece on&nbsp;canvas. We provide everything; you will leave the session with a finished work of art.</p>

Mon 9/25: Joe Cardillo

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where: Whiskey Girl, 702 Fifth Avenue, San Diego

Cost: Free

Age limit: 21+

Mon 9/25: Dan Oliver

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 7 p.m.

Where: De Oro Mine Co, 9924 Campo Road, Spring Valley

Cost: Not available

Age limit: Not available

Mon 9/25: Cameron Esposito & Rhea Butcher

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 7 p.m.

Where: Observatory North Park, 2891 University Avenue, San Diego

Cost: Not available

Age limit: Not available

Mon 9/25: Pygmalion

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 7 p.m.

Where: Patio Playhouse, 201 E. Grand Avenue, Escondido

Cost: Free

Age limit: Not available

Description: <p>Open-call audition; there are no scheduled time slots. Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script. Prepared pieces are welcome but not required. This is a non-equity, volunteer production. Performances: January 5-28, 2018, Fridays-Saturdays at 8 pm, Sundays at 2 pm.</p>

Mon 9/25: Steve Orr

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 7 p.m.

Where: Crush, 437 S. Highway 101, Solana Beach

Cost: Not available

Age limit: All ages

Description: <p>Steve Orr performs rock, funk, and jazz.</p>

Mon 9/25: Not About Heroes

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Where: Tenth Avenue Arts Center, 930 Tenth Avenue, San Diego

Cost: $10

Age limit: All ages

Description: <p>For a limited, two-day engagement,Trinity Theatre Company presents a staged reading of Stephen MacDonald&rsquo;s drama about the&nbsp;friendship of Siegfried Sassoon and Wilfred Owen, &quot;the poetic life and inter relationship between two of the finest Great War poets.&quot;</p>

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Mon 9/25: PVRIS

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 7:30 p.m.

Where: Soma, 3350 Sports Arena Boulevard, San Diego

Cost: $25

Age limit: All ages

Mon 9/25: Ice Balloons and Sun Foot

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 7:30 p.m.

Where: Helmuth Projects, 1827 Fifth Avenue, San Diego

Cost: $7

Age limit: Not available

Description: <p>Noise-punk band Ice Balloons is touring in support of <em>Fiesta. </em>The bill includes Pall Jenkins and Hexa.</p>

Mon 9/25: Nick Riggle: On Being Awesome

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Where: Warwick's Bookstore, 7812 Girard Avenue, San Diego

Cost: Free

Age limit: All ages

Description: <p>Riggle dropped out of high school to become a pro skater, participating in stunt shows, demos, and world-class competitions (including three ESPN X Games). He has a BA in philosophy from UC Berkeley and a PhD from New York University, America&rsquo;s leading philosophy program; he is currently a philosophy professor at the University of San Diego.</p>

Mon 9/25: Victoria Martino: The Danish Golden Age

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 7:30 p.m.

Where: Athenaeum Music and Arts Library, 1008 Wall Street, San Diego

Cost: $20 - $25

Age limit: All ages

Description: <p>The Danish Golden Age is a five-week literature, art, and music lecture-concert series&nbsp;celebrating the bicentennial of Niels Gade (1817-1890), presented by Victoria Martino, lecturer and violinist, and Musica Pro Arte Ensemble.</p>

<p>Victoria Martino has been performing professionally as a soloist and chamber musician with early music ensembles since 1989. Her extensive early music orchestral experience includes her work as associate concertmaster of Cappella Accademica Wien for nearly&nbsp;ten years and principal second violin of the Wiesbaden Bach Orchestra, the Carmel Bach Orchestra, and the Los Angeles Baroque Orchestra. Tickets are $20 - $25 for individual events&nbsp;or $90 - $115 for the entire series.</p>

Mon 9/25: Carney Magic

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 7:30 p.m.

Where: North Coast Repertory Theatre, 987-D Lomas Santa Fe Drive, Solana Beach

Cost: $27 - $30

Age limit: All ages

Description: <p><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Verdana, &quot;Lucida Sans&quot;, &quot;Lucida Grande&quot;, &quot;Lucida Sans Unicode&quot;, sans-serif; font-size: 12px;">John Carney was h</span>onored by Hollywood&rsquo;s Magic Castle&nbsp;and the Academy of Magical Arts&rsquo; Performing Masters Fellowship. Story telling, personal stories, and magic.</p>

Mon 9/25: Tonight in San Diego: Moves Collective, more

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Where: The Geoffrey Off Broadway, 923 1st Avenue, San Diego

Cost: $7

Age limit: All ages

Description: <p>Guests include Beth Accomando, Dino Angelo Luciano, and the Moves Collective.</p>

Mon 9/25: Juiceboxxx and the Parker Meridien

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 8 p.m.

Where: Soda Bar, 3615 El Cajon Boulevard, San Diego

Cost: $8 - $10

Age limit: 21+

Mon 9/25: Moon Honey and Strawberry Moons

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 8 p.m.

Where: The Casbah, 2501 Kettner Boulevard, San Diego

Cost: $10

Age limit: 21+

Description: <p>The bill includes AJ Froman and Imagery Machine.</p>

Mon 9/25: Tim Yancey

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Where: The Hopping Pig, 748 Fifth Avenue, San Diego

Cost: Free

Age limit: 21+

Description: <p>Tim Yancey will be playing upbeat, familiar hits, from Prince, Justin Timberlake, Ed Sheeran, Bob Marley, and more.</p>

Mon 9/25: San Diego's Funniest Person Contest

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 8 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Where: Mad House Comedy Club, 502 Horton Plaza, San Diego

Cost: $10 - $15

Age limit: 18+

Description: <p>7th annual comedy contest. Audience votes to see which comedians advance to the next round.</p>

Mon 9/25: Winter

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 8 p.m.

Where: Blonde Bar, 1808 W. Washington Street, San Diego

Cost: Not available

Age limit: 21+

Description: <p>Winter is a dreamy indie rock band whose sound was conceived in Boston. (Photo: Chelsea Brown)</p>

Mon 9/25: Missy Andersen

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 8 p.m.

Where: Humphreys Backstage Music Club, 2241 Shelter Island Drive, San Diego

Cost: $5

Age limit: Not available

Mon 9/25: 40 North Dance Film Festival: Kick Off Party

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 8 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.

Where: Whistle Stop Bar, 2236 Fern Street, San Diego

Cost: Free

Age limit: 21+

Description: <p>The 3rd Annual 40 North Dance Film Festival kicks off with a festive program co-curated by Craig Oliver, Videodrome. This is not your typical screening. Come drink and dance alongside these films specifically chosen for their unique visual &amp; musical attributes that will make you want to move.</p>

Mon 9/25: Electric Waste Band

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, 9 p.m.

Where: Winstons Beach Club, 1921 Bacon Street, San Diego

Cost: $5

Age limit: 21+

Mon 9/25: Making God Laugh

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, time TBA

Where: PowPAC, 13250 Poway Road, Poway

Cost: Free

Age limit: Not available

Description: <p>Runs November 10 to December 17.</p>

Tue 9/26: San Diego Restaurant Week

When: Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, 8 a.m.

Where: Throughout San Diego

Cost: $10 - $50

Age limit: All ages

Description: <p>For one week only, over 180 restaurants will offer three-course prix-fixe dinner menus for $20, $30, $40, or $50 per person and/or two-course prix-fixe lunch menus for $10, $15, or $20 per person. The restaurants span across the county from the South Bay to East County and to the borders of Oceanside and Fallbrook to the North and touch on all cuisine types and cravings. Now is your time to dine with over 150,000 fellow diners as the city raises its forks in one of the U.S.&rsquo;s premier culinary destinations. Tickets are not necessary for this delectable week of discounted dining, but reservations are recommended.</p>

Tue 9/26: Elizabeth Hospice Volunteer Training

When: Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where: Elizabeth Hospice, 500 La Terraza Blvd., Escondido

Cost: Free

Age limit: All ages

Description: <p>Volunteer training is free and open to the public, and participants must attend both days. Volunteer opportunities exist throughout San Diego County and the Inland Empire, and volunteers can choose to serve in the surrounding area where they reside. Support our nonprofit mission in caring for adults and children impacted by serious illness as an Elizabeth Hospice volunteer. Bilingual (Spanish) speaking volunteers and veterans are needed, along with licensed massage therapists and people who can sew for our Cuddle Keepsakes program. Specialty volunteers who can assist with complementary therapies such as pet therapy, aromatherapy, music support, and Reiki are in high demand. In addition, office and clerical support volunteers are needed at all of our office locations that include Temecula, Carlsbad, Escondido, and San Diego (Mission Valley) and are not required to attend this two-day session. RSVP: volunteer@ehospice.org.</p>

Tue 9/26: Half Price Book Sale

When: Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where: Cardiff-by-the-Sea Library, 2081 Newcastle Avenue, Cardiff by the Sea

Cost: Not available

Age limit: All ages

Description: <p>The Friends of the Cardiff Library is having a week long&nbsp;half price sale for&nbsp;all items in the Book Nook.</p>

Tue 9/26: Food Waste Solution Summit III

When: Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, noon to 6:30 p.m.

Where: Joe and Vi Jacobs Center, 404 Euclid Avenue, San Diego

Cost: $30 - $45

Age limit: All ages

Description: <p>A convening for multi-sector leaders and advocates committed to food waste and hunger in San Diego County. We believe in retiring the word &quot;waste&quot; when it comes to food.</p>

Tue 9/26: San Diego Restaurant Week

When: Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Where: House of Blues, 1055 Fifth Avenue, San Diego

Cost: $30

Age limit: All ages

Description: <p>Join us during San Diego Restaurant Week and in enjoy our $30 three-course prix fixe menu.</p>

Tue 9/26: Restaurant Week at George's at the Cove

When: Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Where: George's at the Cove Ocean Terrace, 1250 Prospect Street, San Diego

Cost: Free

Age limit: All ages

Description: <p>Choose from over two dozen selections including Snapper Crudo with local melons and charred cucumber, Beef Tartare with levain crisp and mustard-fennel kraut, or Chino Farms Corn Lasagna with huitlacoche and ricotta.</p>

Tue 9/26: Dickenson Farmstand

When: Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Where: ChuckAlek Biergarten, 3139 University Avenue, Suite B, San Diego

Cost: Free

Age limit: All ages

Description: <p>Dickinson Farm rolls out the Dickinson Farm Stand on&nbsp;the second and fourth Tuesday of the month.</p>

<p>Purchase locally grown produce straight from their urban farm. Chat with Stepheni, Dickinson Farm&#39;s Urban Farmer. Learn what it takes to create your own urban farm. Purchase fresh produce to snack on while sipping on a ChuckAlek Independent Brewers beer. Beer goes great with carrots or sugar snap peas. Produce rotates weekly and seasonally.</p>

Tue 9/26: Joe Cardillo

When: Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where: Rockin' Baja Lobster, 258 Harbor Drive South, Oceanside

Cost: Free

Age limit: All ages

Tue 9/26: Taco Tuesday Takeover with Brian LaBonte

When: Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Where: Galaxy Taco, 2259 Avenida de La Playa, San Diego

Cost: Free

Age limit: All ages

Description: <p>Brian LaBonte is&nbsp;Executive Chef of Tribute Pizza with&nbsp;a varied background in the kitchen, including working under a two star Michelin chef, cooking ramen at the San Francisco Ferry Building farmer&rsquo;s market and making burgers on a food truck.</p>