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Lance Fegen, Lee Ellis and Travis Lenig of Liberty Kitchen
Lance Fegen, Lee Ellis and Travis Lenig at Liberty Kitchen's original location. Lenig is the executive chef at the new location. Photo by Eric Sandler
Liberty Kitchen & Oysterette on San Felipe October 2013 neon sign
This sign at the entrance is among the fun details scattered throughout the restaurant. Photo by Eric Sandler
Liberty Kitchen & Oysterette October 2013 interior
A table near the oyster bar has its own chandelier.  Photo by Eric Sandler
Liberty Kitchen & Oysterette on San Felipe October 2013 No Alison Cook sign
As at the original, partner Lee Ellis has banned Chronicle critic Alison Cook from entering the restaurant.  Photo by Eric Sandler
2 Liberty Kitchen & Oysterette October 2013 interior
The long, circular bar is sure to be a popular spot for cocktails and sharable plates. Photo by Eric Sandler
Liberty Kitchen & Oysterette on San Felipe October 2013 ceviche
Fruit-filled ceviche was one highlight of a dinner during the soft-opening.  Photo by Eric Sandler
Liberty Kitchen & Oysterette on San Felipe October 2013 fish
Salmon arrived medium rare with a side of creamy mushrooms. Photo by Eric Sandler