March 23 Taste of the Nation for No Kid Hungry will hold its San Francisco fundraiser at City View at Metreon (135 4th Street, San Francisco). There will be dishes from more than 40 Bay Area restaurants, including Flour + Water and Slanted Door, as well as wine and cocktails. The event costs $150 for general admission (6:30 p.m.-9 p.m.) and $250 for VIP (5:30 p.m.-9 p.m.). For more information, visit the official website
Monday-Friday RN74 from Michael Mina and Rajat Parr has introduced a very happy, happy hour special. Glasses of featured red and white wine (rotating selections), select well drinks and bar snacks will all cost only $5 each. RN74's happy hour runs Mon.-Fri. from 3 p.m.-6 p.m., and again from 10 p.m. until close. RN74, Millennium Tower, 301 Mission St., San Francisco, CA 94105, 415-543-7474.
Sundays Waterfront restaurant Chaya Brasserie offers half-price bottles of wine on Sundays evenings. Wines are local and international and the half-price discount applies across the list, representing significant value. Chaya Brasserie, 132 Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94105, 415-777-8688.