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Havana

  • Dining

    June 4, 2014
  • Film

    January 22, 2014
  • Blogs

    September 27, 2013

    Drink of the Week: Séance with a Presidente at Bar Agricole

    Classic cocktails are a little bit like ghosts: apparitions from bygone eras who have weathered the test of time, and who are not allowed to cross to the other side until their work in this mortal plane is complete. Originally commanded by great spirit guides of the 19th and 20th centuries, conjurin ... More >>

  • News

    June 26, 2013
  • Blogs

    September 18, 2012

    Cocktail Week Events for Tuesday, Sept. 18

    Tonight's festivities include a fantastic sounding food truck event (bring warms clothes!), a vodka dinner, classic Cuban cocktails, and sexy secretaries making cocktails. No, it doesn't get better than this. Be aware: There's a Giants home game tonight at 7:15pm, Howard street is closed between 3r ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2012

    L.A. DJ Trio Droog Selects Five Favorite Summertime Jams Ahead of Its S.F. Show

    For this week's Signal to Noise, our focus turns southward toward Los Angeles. From that city's thriving dance community comes the accomplished DJ trio known as Droog. In its native scene, the group has built a reputation as a streamlined unit, throwing raves at the high capacity Avalon Hollywood an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 25, 2010

    Cigar Bar: Staggered Deals and Strutting Mambo Dancers

    Stacey D./Yelp​The place: The Cigar Bar and Grill, 850 Montgomery (at Pacific), 398-0850 The hours: Mon.-Fri., 4-7 p.m. The deals: $3 off specialty cocktails and 30 percent off food items and bottled wine from 4-5 p.m., $2 and 20 percent off from 5-6 p.m., $1 and 10 percent off from 6-7 p.m ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 26, 2010
  • Blogs

    February 11, 2010

    SaltShaker Lists Underground Dining Spots in S.F. and Beyond

    TastyTwosome/FlickrNotes from underground: Blair Warsham of S.F.'s graffEats.​The Internet often makes our world seem as tiny as a quinoa pearl. A native New Yorker (he eats, he writes, he cooks) sequestered in Buenos Aires also runs a Web site offering a thorough, immensely tantalizing rundow ... More >>

  • Calendar

    November 18, 2009
  • Calendar

    October 7, 2009
  • Blogs

    October 5, 2009

    Alex Cuba Inaugurates New Parish

    EKAphotographyHavana Good Time: Alex Cuba​ In certain Afro-Diasporan traditions, ritual baptism is a well-worn, time-honored tradition. Voudun in Haiti, Santeria in Cuba, Condomble in Brazil, and Pentecostal Christianity in the Southern United States essentially do the same thing. Any importa ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 19, 2009
  • Blogs

    August 6, 2009

    Lost Weekend: A Tweet-Driven Bar Crawl through North Beach

    bpfastball/FlickrFeel the swingin' swagger.​Saturday was not only a typically crisp San Francisco midsummer's eve, it was birthday night, that special time of year when we wander the streets and alleys of North Beach in search of fun, frolic, and alcoholic stimulation. This year's celebration ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2009

    Sandwich Day, Mojito Nights, and a SOMA Classic: A Foodie Day Planner

    Tuesday, June 30, 2009 Let's do lunch: Pal's Take Away (2751 24th St. at Hampshire, 203-4911) can single-handedly rekindle your love for the sandwich, says our food critic Meredith Brody. A good place to start: today's slow-roasted pork with balsamic Knoll Farm figs, Gorgonzola, and house-pickled ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2009

    Photos: Coolster San Francisco Groans Under Heat Wave

    Some cities come alive in the heat. Images of teenagers sipping beer on a Brooklyn stoop in late August or crowds in shirtsleeves puffing cigars along Havana's Malecón fit comfortably into those places' iconography. San Francisco has no equivalent. A big turnout for a cloudless sweater day in Missi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 15, 2008

    Boozing in North Beach

    By Matthew Stafford A few weeks back I celebrated a random birthday the time-tested way: by wandering from bar to bar in search of succor, self-revelation and a really good martini. Choosing the correct neighborhood for such a foray is all-important—you want a decidedly urban ambience offering pl ... More >>

  • Film

    November 9, 2005
  • Music Awards

    October 19, 2005

    Award Show Guide

    Americana/Folk/Country DJ/Turntablist Electro/Electronic/Experimental Hard Rock Hip Hop Indie Rock/Noise Pop Jazz Soul/R&B World Music Music Video

  • Calendar

    July 20, 2005

    Expo Sure

    Picturing S.F. and beyond

  • Film

    June 29, 2005

    Could Be Verse

    A love story told in iambic pentameter? Yes, and yes again.

  • Summer Guide

    June 29, 2005

    Outside the Ordinary

    Even when it's foggy, there's great, comfortable alfresco dining in San Francisco. Here are some of our current favorites.

  • Best of San Francisco

    May 11, 2005
  • Music

    October 20, 2004

    Hear This

    Drive By Truckers deliver Southern-fried rock; get high on Leftover Crack

  • Music Awards

    October 20, 2004
  • Calendar

    October 13, 2004

    Showoff

    Collectors bare unknown troves

  • Calendar

    July 21, 2004

    Picture This

    At Photo San Francisco, four days of all things emulsified, exposed, and enlarged

  • Summer Guide

    June 23, 2004

    Outside Game

    You have to pick the right time and place, but if you do, you'll swear San Francisco was made for patio dining.

  • Film

    May 26, 2004
  • Best of San Francisco

    May 19, 2004
  • Best of San Francisco

    May 19, 2004
  • Film

    December 10, 2003

    Choose Me

    Where are all the locals in next year's Sundance lineup?

  • Calendar

    October 22, 2003

    Merry Melodies

    Mosh the night away

  • Calendar

    June 25, 2003

    All That Jazz

    All-ages concerts at the Stanford Jazz Festival

  • Music

    June 11, 2003

    Hear This

    Brooklyn's Mink Lungs exhale rock that suffers from a delightful identity crisis

  • Culture

    April 9, 2003

    Fair Ball

    Love of the national pastime, on display at a downtown art gallery

  • Holiday

    November 20, 2002

    Welcome to Holiday Highlights

    SF Weekly's guide to the holiday season in San Francisco

  • Calendar

    November 6, 2002

    Moore Cuba

    The decaying opulence of Havana caught in lush, insightful photographs

  • Film

    November 6, 2002
  • Best of San Francisco

    May 15, 2002

    Best Mojito

    Luna Park

  • News

    May 9, 2001

    Letters to the Editor

    Tobacco Firm Adds Insult to Injury; A Few Bike Lanes Away From Utopia; Music to Our Ears; Fish Story; Art and Censorship

  • Calendar

    February 21, 2001

    Hot Hot Hot

    Ban Rarra

  • Film

    November 1, 2000

    Zoom Lens

    Latino Film Festival

  • Film

    November 1, 2000

    Reel World

    Grotto Film Project; Latino Film Festival

  • Music

    April 26, 2000

    Irony on the High Seas

    Can Cesar Ascarrunz and Los Van Van, swimming in contradictions, turn the Cuban ideological ferment into the dance of the century?

  • Music

    January 5, 2000

    House Of Tudor

    Bamboleo, Pendulum, "Fetish 2000," Johnny Dowd

  • News

    October 6, 1999

    ¡Holy Cohiba!

    Federal agents smoke out an insidious Bay Area smuggling ring as part of their ceaseless efforts to keep our streets safe from illegal Cuban cigars

  • News

    December 25, 1996

    Buttheads

    A longtime cigar nut examines the sudden crass commercialism of his favorite vice

  • Music

    June 7, 1995

    Rock of la Raza

    Dr. Loco's Rockin' Jalapeo Band celebrates the history of Latin American music

  • Film

    April 12, 1995

    Revolution Run Amok

    Communism takes a wild ride in I Am Cuba

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