Tagged: food

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Urban Picnic now open in the Castro

We reported a few months back that Urban Picnic (4039 18th Street), a vietnamese restaurant that has a location in the Financial District, was setting up their second location in the old Zadin Restaurant space (also Vietnamese), near 18th and Hartford. The restaurant soft-opened this past week and will have...

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Castro Urban Picnic signage up

We reported a few months back regarding Urban Picnic coming in to replace Zadin Restaurant (4039 18th Street). It looks like Urban Picnic is just about ready to open their doors. Signage is up above the entrance and on the door. We emailed the owner and he seemed to indicate...

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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...

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What’s To Do New Years Eve in the ‘Stro

2013’s getting ready to be history, but not before you and yours have one more Auld Lang Syne sing-a-long and raise a glass of cheer. Here’s what is what in the ‘Stro this coming Tuesday. Castro Theater  (429 Castro St. : Wanna skip out on all the madness and ring...

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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...

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Gyro Xpress coming to K*Pop location

An alcohol beverage license transfer request reveals that after just under a year in business, Korean food restaurant K*Pop (499 Castro Street) is on the outs.  The good news is that the building shouldn’t be empty for too long. The transfer requestor is doing business as Gyro Xpress. We went...

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Bandidos Restaurant coming at old Leticia’s

We broke the news over a month ago that Hi Tops owners, Jesse Woodward and Dana Gleim, would be opening up a new Mexican-style restaurant located nearly right across the street from their popular gay sports bar. They are taking over the old Leticia’s spot in the new build of...

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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...