Coffee

No-Wifi Cafes Get Pretty Passive-Aggressive With Their Customers

In the 17th and 18th centuries, English coffeehouses were places of raucous…

 

Doms Donate, Subs Submit: Wicked Grounds Stays Open

On Sunday, fetish-themed SoMa cafe Wicked Grounds announced that it had closed…

 

Wash Out That Stain: Four Barrel Is Now “The Tide”

   Last week, eight former employees of Four Barrel Coffee sued the…

 

Kinky SoMa Cafe Wicked Grounds Will Close

In a post on its site today, kink- and fetish-centric SoMa cafe…

Ratting Out the Disappointing Rat Cafe

A pop-up attraction coming to San Francisco this summer has generated international…

Two Years in the Making, Verve Hits the Castro

The only thing the Castro needs less of than cafes is commercial…

Robo-Cup: Cafe X’s Barista in Action

Watching back-to-back clips of Betsy DeVos’ confirmation hearings and a Boston Dynamics…

Sprudge and Cafes Nationwide Raise Money for the ACLU

Although civil libertarians nationwide would no doubt prefer to have a different…

Check Out Blue Bottle’s First “Cold Bar”

There’s a new kid kicking up the coffee scene in South Park.…

Covo in SoMa Reinvents the Co-Working Space

When I imagine a typical co-working space, I either think of the…