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Umamimart Expands; Hi-Lo's Anniversary

Shoppers pack Umamimart. [Photo: rikomatic/Flickr]

OAKLAND—Housewares/bar shop Umamimart has announced an expansion: they'll have their own equivalent of a combini (Japanese convenience store), with authentic snacks, candies, rice balls, non-alcoholic drinks, and magazines. It'll open on June 25. [Inside Scoop]

NOB HILL—No plans tonight? Consider dropping by the Hi-Lo Club, which is turning one tonight and serving up free bacon with the purchase of any bourbon. They'll also have bourbon and bacon T-shirts for sale. [EaterWire]

SAN FRANCISCO—Kansas City-based The Lab is holding SF's first-ever Caffeine Crawl on June 13, featuring stops at Ritual, Ma'Velous, Christopher Elbow Chocolates, Ritual, Dandelion Chocolate, and other purveyors of coffee, tea, chocolate, and assorted buzzy deliciousness. Tickets are $30. [EaterWire]

THE MISSION—The women of ForageSF are holding their first-ever ladies' night tomorrow night, featuring ice cream from Smitten topped with foraged goodies and an Omnivore Books and Local Take trunk show. Tickets are $7.50 and include a waffle sundae. [EaterWire]


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