Tag Archive: drink

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 / 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 / Mister Jiu’s

Located along historic Waverly Place, Mister Jiu’s introduces fresh, new California-style Cantonese cooking to SF’s Chinatown. Chef Brandon Jew, who has a decade of cooking around the globe, is back in his hometown creating… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Hayes Valley / Suppenküche

An authentic little German restaurant in the heart of Hayes Valley, Suppenküche serves simple, flavorful and traditional Bavarian food and beer for dinner and brunch. Think schnitzels, bratwurst and other meat and comfort dishes… Continue reading

Spotted / Guerneville, CA / El Barrio

When in Guerneville and you’re needing a cerveza or tequila or mezcal infused cocktail, you head to El Barrio. A perfect spot to lounge with plenty of seating throughout including a back patio.… Continue reading

Spotted / Amador City, CA / Imperial Hotel

This historic hotel in the heart of Gold Country has provided guests with warm hospitality and accommodations since 1879. On my second visit to the region during the holidays, I stayed here with my family. It… Continue reading

Spotted / Brooklyn, NY / Alameda

Stumbled upon this cozy little bistro with a beautiful wraparound bar while strolling through the Greenpoint area of Brooklyn. The name Alameda beckoned me, as I wondered if there was any relation to the city near… Continue reading

Spotted / Los Angeles, CA / L.A. Chapter

One of my favorite Brooklyn restaurants, Five Leaves, now has a sweet sister out west called L.A. Chapter. Located in the lobby of the Ace Hotel in Downtown L.A., this brasserie, bar and… Continue reading

Spotted / Stockholm / Cafe Vurma

This is a charming little cafe with several locations in Stockholm, including this one in the neighborhood of Hornstull. It’s the perfect spot to meet friends for coffee, sweets and other tasty treats.… Continue reading