Tag Archive: eat

Spotted / London / Story Deli

I kept passing a shop on a street corner that never appeared to be open. The white space seem to be filled with a selection of rustic and minimal home decor items. Strangely… Continue reading

Spotted / London / Treacle

This sweet shop located along the East End’s Columbia Road offers the most delightful cupcakes, cakes, jams, tea, as well as both classic and contemporary ceramics and serving accessories. I had been exploring… Continue reading

Spotted / London / Jones Dairy

What was formerly a dairy at the turn of the 19th century is now an old fashioned shop carrying a small variety of pantry staples and gourmet treats sourced locally from other small… Continue reading

Spotted / London / The Hoxton

As I mentioned earlier, I spent several days exploring London and would love to share some of the gems I discovered out there. I’ll be posting many of these throughout the weekend and… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Cole Valley / The Ice Cream Bar

This spot is like a blast from the past. You’ll truly feel as if you’ve walked into a classic ’30s diner with its lunch counter, soda fountain and “jerks” serving up ice cream,… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Dogpatch / La Fromagerie

A small, but wonderful selection of mostly French cheese and several other European varieties. The two shop owners are super friendly and knowledgeable and offered a number of tastings to help me discover… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Haight / The Alembic

Fantastic spot on Haight with a crazy selection of scotch, rum, and most notably, whiskey. I stopped in with a friend for the first time and was very impressed with their unique and… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Hayes Valley / Schulzies

What a fantastic concept! This new gem on Hayes serves up scoops of bread pudding in so many fun combos like Apple Pie in the Sky, S’mores Please, Boom Boom Banana, PB &… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Dogpatch / Serpentine

How is it that I’m just discovering this place now?!?!?! This may very well be my new favorite brunch spot and for these reasons: 1) it’s located in a not-so-busy but very hip part of town, 2) getting… Continue reading