Tag Archive: north beach

Spotted SF / North Beach / Beacon

They’ve been open since last fall, but I’m now just discovering this terrific cafe and market tucked along the quieter edge of North Beach. So many reasons to love this place: 1. It’s… Continue reading

Spotted SF / North Beach / XOX Truffles

This is my all-time FAVORITE spot for truffles! I’ve been stopping in here for over a decade, occasionally picking up a few or a small box of them. Each piece is made the… Continue reading

Spotted SF / North Beach / Goorin Bros.

Originally established in 1895 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, this shop has been in San Francisco since 1949. Today this family business continues the tradition of hat-making by crafting hats inspired by the city’s rich… Continue reading

Spotted SF / North Beach / Little Vine

Inspired by the quaint little shops inhabiting every corner throughout Europe, this gem on Grant focuses on local and artisan products, including cheeses, meats, wines from small production & family-run wineries, and other… Continue reading

Spotted SF / North Beach / Mashka

The space is just as beautiful and unique as the jewelry designed here. I especially love the selections of stones chosen for each piece. Mashka 1400 Grant Avenue San Francisco, CA 94133 tel:… Continue reading

Spotted SF / North Beach / Public Barber Salon

I have yet to get a cut and color at this place, but I stumbled on this space as I was re-discovering Grant Ave on my daily wander. I glanced through the window… Continue reading

Spotted SF / North Beach / Aria Antiques

I randomly found this store over 10 years ago and ended up leaving with a few vintage keys for an art display in my home. I hadn’t returned since, as the place seemed… Continue reading

Spotted SF / North Beach / Al’s Attire

Specializing in custom suits, jackets, hats, shoes, bags and other accessories. This was my first visit to the store and as I perused all the offerings, I was blown away by the craftmanship… Continue reading