Eater SF and SFist bring good news and bad news: Zeitgeist is finally replacing the Porta-Potties in the beer garden with actual bathrooms. The bad news: The bar is closing until Feb. 14 in order to complete the work. Trust us, you'll make it until then.
According to Grub Street, Monroe (473 Broadway), the North Beach bar-lounge opening in the DragonBar space, will be open around Valentine's Day as well. The pitch: drinks from a New York bartender, tapas and pizza, and live music.