Tag Archive: drink

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

Spotted / New York City / Joseph Leonard

If I lived in the West Village (or NYC in general), I would be frequenting this place quite a bit. It is uber darling and uber good, too! The space is tiny and… Continue reading

Spotted / New York City / Smith & Mills

I was wandering around Tribeca when I stumbled into this quaint and oh so lovely little space. Every detail is exquisite—from the tufted seating to the industrial elements throughout. I tucked myself into… Continue reading

Spotted / Bay Area / Oakland / Ordinaire

Just discovered this brand new wine bar and wine shop a couple of weekends ago while having brunch in Oakland’s Grand Lake area. They offer a great variety of both local and European… Continue reading

Spotted SF / SOMA / Terroir

This is one of my favorite wine bars anywhere. They specialize in natural and organic wines from around the globe (especially from France), so the selections are unique and ever-changing. You’ll surely be… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Mission / Sandwich Shop @ Bar Tartine

Breakfast at Tartine Bakery and dinner at Bar Tartine have long been favorites of mine, but this was the first time I stopped in for lunch at their Sandwich Shop—and I loved it.… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Hayes Valley / 20th Century Cafe

I stumbled upon this pretty cafe as I was exploring Hayes Valley this past weekend. I took a peek in and it so reminded me of those charming little coffee shops I would… Continue reading