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Everything about this Afro-Caribbean restaurant is wonderful

Isla Vida Is the New Gold Standard in Fast-Casual

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Location: CA-San Francisco

Story Date: 12/27/2018

Publisher: SF Weekly   

Author: Peter Lawrence Kane

“Which side would you like with the shrimp?” the cashier at Isla Vida asked. When my friend and I hesitated, she added. “And don’t ask me, because they’re all good.” She said it with a twinkle in her eye, and the combination of justified swagger and mild impatience made us both laugh, because we were having a hard time deciding. And you know what? She was right: All the sides are good.

Place Category: Food & Drink

Story Category: Review of a Place