Tagged: new business

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...

Interior in progress at new Castro location (photo: Andrew Paynter) 4

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...

Reveille Coffee location at 200 Columbus 16

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...

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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...

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Bead Store location getting new tenant

The old Bead Store location (417 Castro Street) is getting a new tenant. According to a SF Planning Department building permit notice the new place will be a limited restaurant space doing business as Dapper Dog. No beer or wine will be served from the new restaurant and there are...

"...Give us a hero'.." -Bonnie Tyler 7

Hero to Open in the Former Kard Zone

Castro Biscuit reader Denny Garbuio tipped us that he had noticed some activity over at the old Kard Zone store located in between Radio Shack and the empty store front soon to be remodeled into the newly approved CVS drugstore local, the Castro’s eighth pharmacy and notions store. The Kard Zone,...

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Chipotle Tries New Tact to Gain Local Support for Contested Castro Restaurant

Last year Grub Street broke the story that Chipotle, the Mexican formula fast food chain, had inked a lease for the space that had been Home Restaurant, empty since 2011, at the corner of Market/Church/14th Streets. Opposition to the chains incursion into the Gayborhood was immediate. Merchants and neighbors started a Change.org petition that garnered hundreds of...