Off The Menu: Onsen’s Seasonal Bites Will Transport You To A Faraway Land

early October, we were VERY excited for Onsen’s grand opening and with much hype, the newly renovated spa and restaurant delivered. With a dinner of Japanese-influenced seasonal cuisine by Chef George Meza (Oro, Ame) — think rice porridge with house kimchi, maitake dumplings with cabbage, sweet yam, mushroom broth and dill, and a daily sashimi […]

5 Exotic Date Ideas — Trust Us, They’re Pretty Good

Tonga Room Exactly as the name implies, found hidden within the Fairmont Hotel on California St, prepare to experience water, a band, and tiki-inspired cocktails that’ll blow your socks off. What’s the kicker for being “first date” material — the live jazz band that plays excellent tunes as they surf the open water. Make sure […]

Somi Apparel Releases Men’s Undies And A New Women’s Collection Right In Time For The Holidays

the brand has introduced men’s undergarments into the mix. With an already impressive collection of women’s underwear and work / sleep wear, we’re excited to see the panties expand to the male demographic. SOMI was created with two goals in mind: to craft modern, easy basics and to raise funds for women’s empowerment groups. Check […]

The Oakland Riots — How Political Injustice Turned Destructive

// To our local police of Oakland, we thank you for your service in simple crowd control. Stay safe everyone. Written by Anthony Rogers, photography by Dino M. Graniello — Did you get any shots from the Oakland Riots, tweet us. We want to see. While you’re here, subscribe to our newsletter and get in […]

Off The Menu: Waystone Offers It’s Mid Market Rush Zesty Glasses of Wine

their menu’s are serving a variety of sandwiches, salads, and 25 beers on tap — along with the wine duh. And down the line, ceviches are in the foreseeable future (by former La Mar chef-partner Billy Riordon). Enjoy the food Warfield crowd. // 992 Market Street, Mid-Market, Written by Anthony Rogers, photos courtesy of […]

Off The Menu: Rx’s Elixir Cocktails Are Just What The Doctor Ordered

a quiet editor’s get together, we recommend Rx as your Friday night highlight. Written by Anthony Rogers, photographs by Anthony Rogers and courtesy of Rx Bar — Need a list of drinks to try? Our Bay Bites 2016 has a few amazing offerings.

Off The Menu: Royal Cuckoo Sneakily Opens ‘Horsie’s Saloon‘ In Their Mission Location

Royal Cuckoo Market on 19th Street just off Mission Street in 2014. And now, a wee little bar has spawned inside, Horsie’s Saloon, which was first spotted by local blogger Capp Street Crap and picked up today by Eater. The market itself has been stocking aesthetically pleasing items from breads, to cheeses, and libations that […]

12 Dakota Pipeline Protestors Were Arrested At The SF Citi Bank HQ

<img src=" billion crude oil pipeline that will pass through four Midwestern states—and beneath the Missouri River, the primary drinking water source for the Standing Rock Sioux tribe in North and South Dakota. And CNN reports that hundreds of thousands of people are checking in at the pipeline site on Facebook in solidarity. // Want […]

Chef David Chang Of Momofuku Has Tapped Into The Power Of Silicon Valley

And he’s hungry to keep his legacy and power of food moving forward. He has more than a dozen restaurants, nine dessert bars, two cocktail bars, a prepared food business, and a food magazine and publishing company to his name. What else could he want? Now he’s got $7 million dollars for his new food […]

Off The Menu: Tartine’s Cookies + Cream Sneakily Slides Into The Sweets Realm in SF

Opening quietly and taking Instagram by STORM, Tartine’s little side hobby Cookies + Cream is making some very savory sweets and of course, we had to try them all. And yes, you will be waiting in line. Is it worth it? Um, oh yeah. Cookies + Cream, the ice cream stand with its own side […]

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