Spotted SF / Mission / Duna

Bar Tartine’s Cortney Burns and Nick Balla are back converting the former Motze space into their new Central European dinner spot, Duna. Full of flavors and ingredients that remind them of home, the… Continue reading

Spotted / Napa, CA / Camp Covert

Taking you on a special retreat to the great wine and culinary capital of Napa Valley. This unique experience called Camp Covert is a farm-to-fork journey for groups of 12-20 people. With the… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Hayes Valley / a Mano

A modern and spacious new neighborhood spot, a Mano (which means “by hand”) is now serving up tasty and affordable pizza and pasta dishes + cocktails in Hayes Valley. I stopped in early… Continue reading

“Making of a Princess in SF” / Roman Holiday

Did you know that a Broadway musical is being produced here in San Francisco? And not just any musical, but Roman Holiday based on the 1953 Academy Award-winning film starring Audrey Hepburn and Gregory… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Castro / Le Marais

Inside Le Marais’ third location in the city. Lovely and light filled and oh so Parisian! Both a boulangerie and patisserie, this one is also a rotisserie adding meatier dishes to the menu.… Continue reading

Spotted SF / FiDi / City Counter

Inside the Financial District’s modern new luncheonette serving new American sandwiches and salads served at the counter or ordered to-go. A fresh spin on good old classics, like a deviled egg sandwich sprinkled… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Mission / The Human Condition

Welcome to The Human Condition, the Mission’s exquisite new home decor and lifestyle shop. Owner Helen has an eye for selecting just the the right pieces, having previously worked with one of the city’s top… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Mission / Media Noche

A little bit of Cuba and Miami has landed in the Mission. Media Noche, a lovely new fast-casual dining spot offers counter-service Cuban food, including warm cubanos, hearty rice and bean bowls, ensaladas and snacks… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Mission / Playmountain East

Just discovered a wondrous collection of beautiful handcrafted goods (designed by Japanese and Japanese-influenced artists and makers) here in the city. And just in time before they wrap up their first of six exhibits.… Continue reading