Lower Haight

May 27, 2020
San Francisco Lower Haight

Woods Beer & Wine Co. to take over former Mad Dog in the Fog space

The new bar will open in a to-go capacity next week, with a full renovation to come post-pandemic. Read More

May 06, 2020
San Francisco Alamo Square Divisadero Lower Haight

Former Horsefeather chef takes over Alamo Square deli

The Alamo Square Deli is relaunching under the name Lucinda's, with the goal of offering park-friendly sandwiches and prepared foods. Read More

May 04, 2020
San Francisco Duboce Triangle Lower Haight

The dog show must go online: Duboce Park's DogFest announces winners

DogFest's annual contest was held online this year because of shelter-in-place — but the winning dogs are as cute as ever. Read More

May 01, 2020
San Francisco Lower Haight

Protesters stage 'die-in' outside Mayor Breed's home as hotels-for-homeless impasse continues

Protesters laid down in the street in front of Breed's house to decry her inaction on preventing COVID-19 spread among the unhoused. Read More

Apr 23, 2020
San Francisco Lower Haight

Neighbors intervene to support Café du Soleil's staff after sudden closure

"The community wants them to come back," said a neighbor of the cafe, which closed last month after losing its lease. Read More

Apr 16, 2020
San Francisco Divisadero Hayes Valley Lower Haight Upper Haight

From front-porch perch, professional cellist serenades Page Street neighbors

With classical concerts canceled for the foreseeable future, cellist Saul Richmond-Rakerd has found a new audience: his neighbors. Read More

Apr 13, 2020
San Francisco Lower Haight

Lower Haight comes together to beautify boarded-up storefronts

Business owners, artists and the neighborhood association have teamed up to paint murals on boarded-up businesses. Read More

Apr 03, 2020
San Francisco Lower Haight

Café du Soleil shutters after 15 years in the Lower Haight

After losing income to the COVID-19 crisis, owner Mustapha Hakkou asked his landlord to lower his rent, but she refused. Read More

Mar 06, 2020
San Francisco Lower Haight

Mad Dog in the Fog to close in the Lower Haight

The decades-old bar closed last month for a seismic retrofit, but won't be returning to the Haight. Read More

Feb 21, 2020
San Francisco Anza Vista Cole Valley Divisadero Fillmore Hayes Valley Inner Sunset Lower Haight NoPa Upper Haight Western Addition

Sup. Preston revives long-stymied push for District 5 navigation center

Starting with a meeting this Sunday, Preston is taking on the conflict that's stymied two of his predecessors — including Mayor Breed. Read More

Feb 07, 2020
Feb 07, 2020
San Francisco Lower Haight

That's My Jam brings coffee, fresh-baked pastries & brunch fare to Divisadero

Boasting a flower-filled interior, That's My Jam specializes in gourmet breakfast, brunch and lunch fare. Read More

Jan 22, 2020
San Francisco Divisadero Lower Haight

Now a legacy business, Divisadero's Gamescape to expand events

The 35-year-old, family-owned board game store is now run by its founder's son. Read More

Jan 08, 2020
San Francisco Lower Haight Outer Sunset SoMa

Art prints, lattes & pole dancing: How San Franciscans can help wildfire victims in Australia

Local businesses and event organizers are donating proceeds to wildfire rescue funds. Here's how you can help. Read More

Jan 02, 2020
San Francisco Lower Haight

Son's Addition team to open restaurant 'Otra' in the Lower Haight's former Sushi Raw space

The restaurant, set to open in the recently vacated Sushi Raw space, will reportedly offer Mexican fare and a full bar. Read More

Dec 23, 2019
San Francisco Fillmore Financial District Lower Haight Western Addition

SF Eats: Fat Angel to close, State Bird owners to open vegetarian restaurant in Lower Haight, more

A gastropub will close after a decade of business in the Fillmore District, owners of two popular San Francisco restaurants plan a vegetarian restaurant in the Lower Haight, and more. Read More

Dec 05, 2019
San Francisco Alamo Square Divisadero Lower Haight

Divisadero woman offers cash reward to find unhoused neighbor's missing cat

Dawn-Tae the cat, who lives on the street with her owner, went missing last week. A neighbor is hoping a cash reward will bring her back. Read More

Dec 05, 2019
San Francisco Inner Richmond Lower Haight Potrero Hill

SF weekend: holiday markets, Lower Haight Art Walk, SantaCon, more

Whether you're in the spirit for a holiday craft market stroll, or raring for some Santa-themed anarchy, San Francisco has something for you this weekend. Read More

Nov 21, 2019
San Francisco Lower Haight

New Lower Haight breakfast and lunch spot Paula’s Cafe opens its doors

A new breakfast and lunch spot has opened up shop in the neighborhood. Read on for more details. Read More

Nov 12, 2019
San Francisco Divisadero Lower Haight

Boba shop 'Tea & Others' is open for business on Divisadero

The new shop specializes in organic, handmade bubble tea drinks, including a novelty drink made with cake batter. Read More

Nov 11, 2019
San Francisco Lower Haight

SF Eats: Black Sands to close, re-open as 'Fort Point Lower Haight,' FK Frozen Custard closes

In this Lower Haight-focused roundup: a brewery will close for 6 months and re-open, an ice cream spot closes, and a Chinese restaurant rebrands. Read More

Nov 08, 2019
San Francisco Lower Haight

Berliner Berliner revives Lower Haight's Rosamunde space

Christine Blunck, the sidecar-racing German native who's worked at Rosamunde since its inception in 1998, now owns the place. Read More

Nov 08, 2019
San Francisco Divisadero Lower Haight Presidio

Lower Haight resident launches app to help local businesses connect with customers

Ben Dempster aims to help SF's small businesses through a self-funded app that allows them to talk directly to customers. Read More