FINANCIAL DISTRICT—Hot off the presses comes the following bomb: after seven years, Philippe Jeanty has decided to cut bait on his San Francisco endeavor, Jeanty at Jack's. Citing the difficulties of the economy, the traditional French brasserie will officially shutter after service tonight, meaning the historic Jack's on Sacramento space will go through another incarnation. Meanwhile, up in Napa, Bistro Jeanty will remain open. [EaterWire]
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