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Weaver's signage has gone up in their newly leased Castro space. Photo: Waiyde Palmer 11

UPDATE: Weaver’s Coffee & Tea confirmed for Fitness SF building

Last July we reported that Weaver’s Coffee & Tea was coming to the Castro in the same building shared by Fitness SF (2301 Market Street) but there hasn’t been much movement from the location since. Many readers have been asking if the project was going to happen at all. We reached out...

Inside Pica Pica looking out at the it's view of the Castro. Photo: Pica Pica Facebook 6

Old Pica Pica on 17th for lease

A posting went up on Craigslist at the end of last month putting the now defunct Pica Pica Maize Kitchen (3970 17th St) at 17th and Castro Chevron Station back on the market. A message went up in the window of the restaurant in January mentioning the space was temporarily...

Castro Street Sign (flickr/sagriffin305) 6

Sidewalk Sale in the Castro Saturday

With the Castro’s sidewalks now much wider and free of fencing (at least until construction picks up again after Pride), the Castro Merchants group will be holding their annual sidewalk sale this Saturday, June 21st. The event usually happens in May during San Francisco Small Business Week, but sidewalk construction...

Gyro Xpress inside (photo: Steven Bracco) 2

REMINDER: Castro Cash Mob tonight at 6:30

A reminder to folks, the first Castro Cash Mob is tonight at 6:30PM. We’ll be meeting at Gyro Xpress (499 Castro Street) for food and some shopping around the Castro afterwards. If you’re not a fan of Gyro Xpress, check out some of the other restaurants we’ve heard are having...

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First Castro Cash Mob this Thursday

We reported this past weekend that businesses in the Castro have been seeing a significant drop in sales since the construction on the Castro’s new streetscape began in March and some are worried they may have to shut their doors. Everyone pretty much agrees that this was inevitable and businesses will...

S16 Home in the Castro (photo: Roy McKenzie) 8

Home furnishings store S16 Home opens in the Castro

We reported last year that a furniture shop was going in at the old Mark Harrington Glassware location at 286 Sanchez Street at 16th. Renovations are completed and the new shop, S16 Home, had its grand opening last week. The new home furnishings shop sells home furniture, gifts, and consignment pieces. The store...

New Outfit location (432 Castro Street) (Photo: Roy McKenzie) 10

New Outfit for the Castro

Walking through the Castro yesterday evening I noticed some guys working in the old Injeanious space (432 Castro Street), bringing the long vacant retail space back to life. I took a peek through the windows and saw Outfit branding on the wall with their signature metal on wood decor. Outfit...