Attention wannabe Top Chefs: Class is open at The Culinary Salon, under the deft instruction of the charming Chef Joe Wittenbrook. Renowned in culinary circles as the former sous-chef de cuisine at the exclusive Huntington Hotel, private chef for the Swiss consulate, and chef de cuisine at the Mansion, Wittenbrook shares his knowledge in a street-level apartment with picture window in the artsy Duboce Triangle. Most satisfying to those with a hunger for knowledge.

16b Sanchez St.
415-626-4379
www.theculinarysalon.com