Tagged: Les Natali

4144 18th Street 24

A battle of two wieners?

If you happen to have walked by the vacant retail space at 4144 18th Street (between Toad Hall and Specs in the City) this past year, you might have seen a sheet of paper posted in the window that read, “Hot dog shop?”. Les Natali owns the space which used...

Business Briefs 28

Humpday Castro Business Briefs

Monday brought the opening of two highly anticipated Castro businesses. Réveille Coffee on 18th Street near the Mix and Gyro Xpress at the high turnover location on 18th and Castro formerly known as K*Pop. Scouting around the Castro we found a few more business items of note. Health smoothies below...

Proposition Chicken 15

Neighborhood Foodie News

OPENING: At the furthest borders of our Gayborhood, near the SF LGBT Center between Octavia and Gough, Proposition Chicken is set to open in early October at 1750 Market Street in the former Yum Foods space. Inside Scoop SF reports the team behind the popular eatery Straw in nearby Hayes Valley...

The Patio Restaurant (Photo: M. Petrelis/Petrelis Files) 9

Patio Restaurant to Finally Reopen?

The folks over at the B.A.R. are reporting that the long closed, once Castro epicenter of food and gab, The Patio Restaurant (531 Castro St.), may at last be reopening by late summer. The owner, Les Natali, ‘temporarily’ closed the Patio in 1999 for a series of remodeling jobs-and in...