Tagged: coffee

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Espresso bar coming to ground floor of ICON building

A building permit was posted today in the window of one of the remaining vacant ground floor retail spaces in the ICON building (2299 Market Street). The permit calls for tenant improvements to suite A including the addition of plumbing fixtures and lighting for a proposed “limited-restaurant / espresso bar.”...

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Hearth Coffee Roasters coming to old Sun Tanning spot

I know, I can hardly believe it myself, but the Castro coffee scene is about to get more crowded. A tipster let us know that the Merchants of Upper Market and Castro has confirmed that Hearth Coffee Roasters will be setting up a cafe in the old Sun Days Tanning...

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Réveille readies coffee shop

It looks like Reveille Coffee on 18th Street (4076 18th St) is just about ready to open (I can hear the fingers of readers typing jokes about another coffee shop opening in the Castro as I write this). A rope has cordoned off access to the patio and main entrance,...

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...

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Burritos, Coffee, and Crime: The Biscuit’s Top Posts of 2013

2013 marked the Castro Biscuit’s second year online and it’s first full year of Castro area news. Here are the most popular stories from the Biscuit based on views, comments, and shares: Top 5 most visited posts (views) UPDATE: Missing Person Alert: 19yo Ryan McCusker (12,411) BREAKING: Castro Resident Viciously Assaulted and Robbed (9,885)...

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Castro’s Espressamente Illy on Market soft opens

We reported a few months back that Illy Coffee was going to be opening up one of their cafe locations (the second in San Francisco and ninth in the US) right here in the Castro. On Monday, the burgeoning cafe chain soft-opened their Castro location at 2349 Market Street, next...

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Réveille Coffee spills on new Castro location

The brothers Newbury, owners of Réveille Coffee Company, the new coffee shop we reported is coming to the Castro this Winter, got back to us with some of the questions we asked about the new facility. The Locale The coffee shop will be located in the garage area of the...

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More coffee coming to the Castro: Réveille Coffee Co.

San Francisco-grown coffee company, Réveille Coffee Co., is planning on opening their second SF location in the Castro on 18th Street between the Mix Bar and Poesia. Réveille started out as a coffee truck (in a converted DHL van) a few years ago in Jackson Square and opened its first...

Weaver's signage has gone up in their newly leased Castro space. Photo: Waiyde Palmer 17

New Castro Coffee Klatch Member?

As we posted last week Illy, the international coffee brewer, is set to bring its high-end product to the Castro (2349 Market Street). Now it seems it will have some company as San Rafael based Weaver Coffee has chosen to open its second retail coffee shop next to Fitness SF...

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Illy Coffee looking to open up shop next to Rolo on Market

Illy Coffee, the international coffee goods retailer and distributor, has plans for its 9th US cafe location for the Castro at the old framing shop at 2349 Market Street. This location will be the 2nd Espressamente Illy in San Francisco with the other located over in the Financial District. According...