Tagged: restaurant

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Bandidos Restaurant set to open first week of August

A posting went up on Craigslist last week seeking experienced front of house staff for the new restaurant and tequila bar, Bandidos located in the ground floor retail space at The Century (2200 Market) at 15th and Market. Throughout the posting the restaurant’s owners (Dana Gleim and Jesse Woodward, Hi...

Mural inside restaurant paying homage to SF skyline (photo: Trang Nguyen) 4

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...

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...

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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Summer Backyard BBQ coming to the Castro?

A post on Craigslist reveals that barbecue-style food may be on its way back to the Castro. The post, New Restaurant – Need Consultant Chef, posted in the Food/Beverage/Hospitality jobs section of Craigslist for the Castro area is looking for a consultant chef to help create a menu for a new “SUMMER...

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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...