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If you ascribe to the religion of hamburger, consider @ProspectSF your Mecca. … #BestoftheBayArea13

If you ascribe to the religion of hamburger, consider @ProspectSF your Mecca. … #BestoftheBayArea13

From our ramen to our socks, San Franciscans believe in the superiority of all things Japanese, and nothing fuels that fetish better than Umami Mart , an Oakland barware and kitchen supply shop that feels more like an art gallery than a Williams- Sonoma. Founded last fall by food bloggers Kayoko Akabori and Yoko Kumano, it’s discerningly stocked with imported cooking tools and beautiful, functional novelties: gold-plated cocktail shakers, aluminum sake warmers, miso strainers, and more. Adding to the intrigue, the owners just added a shop within the shop, U-Mart, selling candies, processed snacks, drinks, cooking ingredients, and other treats that have been nearly impossible to find this side of the Pacific—until now. 815 Broadway (near 9th St.), Oakland, 510-575-9152

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