Category Archive: [SPOTTED SF] Mission

Spotted SF / Mission / Hi Lo BBQ

Great new spot serving BBQ, ribs, other savories + flavorful cocktails the Northern California way. The space is sleek and modern with communal picnic seating on the first level and smaller tables on… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Mission / Namu Gaji

If you haven’t tried Korean tacos, I suggest you do. Flavorful bits of meat (or tofu), kimchi, and seasoned rice all tucked into a crisp seaweed wrap—perfect! The short rib ones are my… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Mission / Anthony’s Cookies

I needed a late afternoon pick-me-up and decided to make the long trek down Valencia to Anthony’s. I can’t believe I waited this long to try this spot! I went in and ordered… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Mission / Humphry Slocombe

I’ll be bolder next time and try some of their more inventive flavors and perhaps some of their treats, many of which add some surprising savory ingredients to the mix. But since it… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Mission / Dynamo Donut & Coffee

These guys are famous for their Maple Bacon donuts—so sweetly glazed with savory bits sprinkled on top. I arrived late afternoon and fortunately they had just one left. And since it was late… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Mission / Trick Dog

Another great addition to this part of the Mission. In fact I’ve stopped in for after-work drinks twice in the past week. Love the open loft space, the crafty and Pantone-colored drink menu,… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Mission / Central Kitchen

For really unique and inventive dishes using fresh, local, organic, and seasonal ingredients, stop by here. The fare leans towards the much lighter side, so I highly recommend ordering a number of plates… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Mission / Salumeria

A fairly novel addition to the quieter part of the Mission, this shop offers a great variety of house made salumi, prosciuttos, cheese, other complimentary items + a daily selection of fresh made… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Mission / Mission Cheese

Since they opened, this has been my favorite spot for a cheese plate and some wine. I like the combos they offer, but what I really love is the “cheesemonger’s flight” where you tell them what… Continue reading