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

Spotted / Healdsburg, CA / SHED Pantry

If you’re familiar with SHED in downtown Healdsburg, then you know how incredible EVERYTHING is. Farm-fresh local produce, beautiful kitchen ware, pantry items and all those wonderful meals prepared on site. And what… Continue reading

Spotted / Oakville, CA / Turnbull Wine Cellars

I had my first taste of Turnbull wines dining at the historic Alfred’s Steakhouse and not too long after, I decided to pay the Napa winery a visit. Their cabernet sauvignon and rosé… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Western Addition / Jane the Bakery

Jane now has a third spot in the city and this is where all the bread-making magic happens. The new one is along Geary Blvd within walking distance of its first location on… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Financial District / The Sequoia

Introducing the newest addition to Chef Tyler Florence’s renowned Wayfare Tavern: The Sequoia. Located on the fourth floor, this one-of-a-kind cocktail and reception bar doubles as a private event space, as well as… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Chinatown / China Live

Welcome to the city’s latest epicurean venture, China Live. Founded by restaurateurs George Chen and Cindy Wong-Chen, this 30,000 square foot culinary and cultural hotspot in the midst of Chinatown provides unprecedented access… Continue reading

Spotted / Healdsburg, CA / J Bubble Room

Sharing a very special spot for bubbly and to celebrate many joyous occasions. J Vineyards & Winery in Healdsburg is one of the few and top producers of sparkling wines, as well as… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Potrero Hill / Intelligentsia Roasting Works

Inspired by the company’s growing customer base in the Bay Area, Intelligentsia recently expanded and reopened its San Francisco Roasting Works location in Potrero Hill. The rustic-modern facility, which it has occupied since… Continue reading