Category: Food

$4 for a 5" sandwich, chips, and soda at Miss Tomato Sandwich Shop at Rosenberg Deli 5

What’s your best/favorite lunch deal in the Castro?

Is this the best lunch deal in the Castro? Post by Castro Biscuit.   $4 for a 5″ sandwich, chips, and a soda is lunch deal that is hard to beat, but maybe one of readers has found something even better? What’s the best vegetarian lunch deal? The best post-workout...

Gyro Xpress at old K*Pop location (photo: Roy McKenzie) 5

Gyro Xpress opening next week

We just received a media release for Gyro Xpress’  grand opening, the new casual Mediterranean restaurant replacing the failed Korean food restaurant K*Pop  at the corner of 18th and Castro  (499 Castro Street). Gyro Xpress owner Koch Salgut plans to open the week of February 3rd so we could see it...

Harvey's Bar & Restaurant mural (photo: Harvey's Facebook page) 12

Harvey’s closed temporarily

Update (1/9/2014): We received a note from Steve Porter, General Manager for Harvey’s, mentioning that they need just a bit more time and will be opening up the morning of Tuesday, January 14th. I haven’t closed the restaurant for more than a single day in 6 years. In that time...

Weaver's signage has gone up in their newly leased Castro space. Photo: Waiyde Palmer 3

Movement with Weaver’s Coffee & Tea under Fitness SF

A building permit notice has been posted on the incoming Weaver’s Coffee & Tea located under Fitness SF at 2301 Market Street. The permit indicates a change from retail to restaurant building use with no external changes proposed to the building. Signage is set to be reviewed under a separate...

Craigslist ad photo (photo: Amy Neunsinger) 6

Summer Backyard BBQ coming to the Castro?

A post on Craigslist reveals that barbecue-style food may be on its way back to the Castro. The post, New Restaurant – Need Consultant Chef, posted in the Food/Beverage/Hospitality jobs section of Craigslist for the Castro area is looking for a consultant chef to help create a menu for a new “SUMMER...

The Century at 2200 Market Street 6

UPDATE: Bandidos Approval Sails Through Planning Commish

On Thursday, December 19th, Bandidos the new Mexican concept restaurant being proposed by Jesse Woodward and Dana Gleim (the creative business team behind the well-regarded LGBT sports bar Hi Tops), received the go ahead from the SF Planning Commission. The Planning Commission granted the new venture its unanimous blessing without even...

Zadin interior (photo: Lan N.) 4

Zadin Vietnamese Cuisine closes today

After 7 years serving Castro residents and visitors Zadin (4039 18th Street), the well-rated Vietnamese-style restaurant next to Moby Dick, will be closing today according to a note posted on their website. We sent an email to the owners to find out why they had to close, but have not yet heard back. The good news...