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San Francisco Cow Hollow Marina

New French spot Côte Ouest Bistro opens in former Baker Street Bistro space

Côte Ouest Bistro recently opened its doors at 2953 Baker St. in the space formerly occupied by the beloved Baker Street Bistro, which officially shuttered in August 2020 after nearly three decades of business. Read More

Mar 03, 2021
San Francisco Marina Presidio Presidio Heights

The Presidio gets a roundabout, and slew of new bike lanes

A bike network improvement project in the Presidio is being completed shockingly on schedule, and features what’s believed to be the city’s first protected bike lane roundabout. Read More

Feb 17, 2021
San Francisco Japantown Marina Mission North Beach

News from the Bay 'hoods: Muddy's closes in the Mission, Senor Sisig opens Oakland location

A priest has died of COVID-19 at Saints Peter and Paul Church in North Beach, 27-year-old Muddy's Coffee House has closed at 24th and Valencia, and an East San Jose gym that had remained open in defiance of health orders has temporarily closed. Read More

Feb 08, 2021
San Francisco Marina Pacific Heights

News from the Bay 'hoods: A Pacific Heights carjacking/kidnapping, and two standoffs in San Jose

Two kids were found safe in the Bayview after a carjacking/kidnapping in Pacific Heights on Saturday, Oakland swears in a new police chief, and San Jose police de-escalate two standoffs in one morning. Read More

Feb 05, 2021
San Francisco Castro Civic Center Dogpatch Embarcadero Financial District Lower Pac Heights Marina Mid-Market Russian Hill SoMa

Nine Super Bowl-themed takeout and delivery options for you to enjoy at home this Sunday

The 55th Super Bowl kicks off this Sunday with the Kansas City Chiefs aiming to defend their title against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Looking for some food and libation options to enjoy while watching the game at home? From hearty brisket slider kits to Spanish-influenced snack packages, we’ve got you covered. Read More

Jan 28, 2021
San Francisco Marina

Jaranita SF to debut charcoal-grilled Peruvian restaurant in the Marina District

Jaranita SF, owned by the team behind Peruvian restaurant La Mar Cebicheria Peruana, to debut a new eatery in the Marina District, focusing on wood-fired rotisserie chicken, tapas, empanadas, and infused-sake cocktails (until the liquor license comes through). Read More

Jan 12, 2021
San Francisco Fisherman's Wharf Marina

Sundance Film Festival will be screening some of its 2021 flicks at Fort Mason drive-in

While you can’t go to hot tub parties in Park City, Utah for the Sundance Film Festival this year, the flicks are coming to SF as Fort Mason will be a ‘satellite’ site for the 2021 festival. Read More

Dec 28, 2020
San Francisco Fisherman's Wharf Marina

More sea otters coming to the Bay, if conservationists have their way

Despite all the ship traffic, marine biologists think the San Francisco Bay is the safest place to move endangered sea otters so they can multiply safely. Read More

Dec 15, 2020
San Francisco Marina Presidio

Marina NIMBYs not happy with 30-Stockton extension to the Presidio

The two-month-old 30-Stockton Presidio bus route extension has some Marina residents up in arms over costs, congestion, and how they feel the buses ruin their views. Read More

Nov 12, 2020
San Francisco Cow Hollow Marina

Neighbors of Lombard Street motel used as pandemic homeless shelter complain of uptick in crime

Marina residents who live near the Buena Vista Motor Inn (1599 Lombard St.) say that break-ins, attempted break-ins, and two reports of gunshots in recent months have them on edge — and they connect this apparent uptick in crime to the motel being used to shelter homeless individuals during the pandemic. Read More

Sep 25, 2020
San Francisco Civic Center Lower Pac Heights Marina Pacific Heights Tenderloin

City offers grants to Van Ness businesses impacted by construction, but some say it's not enough

With construction now two years behind schedule, area businesses say the grants won't make a dent in their six-figure revenue losses. Read More

Aug 06, 2020
San Francisco Cole Valley Cow Hollow Marina

Luke's Local to open second grocery store in Cow Hollow

With its delivery service taking off during the pandemic, the Cole Valley-based grocer is eager to expand to the city's northside. Read More

Aug 05, 2020
San Francisco Cow Hollow Marina Tenderloin

Cow Hollow's Baker Street Bistro to close for good after nearly 30 years

The French eatery, popular for brunch, had been closed since the start of shelter-in-place. Read More

Jul 17, 2020
San Francisco Marina

Friends of the San Francisco Public Library shutters Fort Mason store, shifting sales online

Though the Fort Mason store is closed for good, the Friends store at Main Branch is expected to reopen. Read More

Jul 07, 2020
San Francisco Divisadero Hayes Valley Marina Mission NoPa

SF Eats: Matching Half Cafe to change hands; why Souvla remains closed; more

Numerous tipsters have asked why Souvla has been closed for nearly four months. Here's what we've learned. Read More

Jun 03, 2020
San Francisco Financial District Inner Sunset Marina North Beach

Some SF farmers, flea markets struggle to reopen as restrictions lift

Despite getting the OK from the city, a handful of SF's flea and farmers markets still face roadblocks to resuming service. Read More

May 13, 2020
San Francisco Marina

Budget apartments for rent in the Marina, San Francisco

Need an affordable new spot? Apartment hunting is hard, but there are deals. So what do low-end rentals in the Marina look like these days? Read More

Mar 13, 2020
San Francisco Marina

Budget apartments for rent in the Marina, San Francisco

Need an affordable new spot? Apartment hunting is hard, but there are deals. So what do low-end rentals in the Marina look like these days? Read More

Mar 09, 2020
San Francisco Civic Center Marina North Beach SoMa Upper Haight

St. Patrick's Day Parade, Divisadero Art Walk, other events canceled over COVID-19 concerns

On the recommendation of SFDPH, Multiple events and community gatherings scheduled for March in San Francisco are now postponed until further notice. Read More