Is Blue Bottle Coffee on its way to becoming the next Peet's or Starbucks? Recent moves would certainly indicate such. The Bay Area-based coffee chain recently raised $25.75 million dollars in funding -- from venture capitalists and other tech leaders, who usually keep their investments in the tech ... More >>
Picture this: It's 12:30 on Sunday afternoon, and you're sitting at a table in one of San Francisco's hottest restaurants. Bossa nova Beatles covers hum from the speakers, easy to follow along with because aside from the table to your left, your group is the only one there. A few staffers stand b ... More >>
Santa Cruz area raw-milk proponents are tired of the government getting up in their dairy. In response to "cease and desist" letters from the Santa Clara County DA's office sent to small, herd-share businesses that contract out milk from a goat or cow, the Santa Cruz Food Rights Coalition formed an ... More >>
Genaro Molina/Los Angeles TimesDanielle Fetzer and Steven Pociunas, volunteers at Rawesome Foods in Venice, after the store was raidedAfter a year-long investigation, agents from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration joined state and local authorities yesterday to bust owners of a small Venic ... More >>
Nothing to see hereGoogle Art Project, the company's new technology feature that allows you to see street views of museums, is offering 3D tours of galleries in Amsterdam, New York, and 15 other sites -- but not in San Francisco. That's right, Google is snubbing museums in its own backyard, inclu ... More >>
Roaming HungerGlobal Soul: Gone south.Global Soul, a food truck we've followed since its test-run days in the Mission this summer, has relocated to Los Angeles. SFoodie e-mailed proprietors Jessica Phadungsilp and Christina Aviles to find out why they deserted us what prompted the move down to So ... More >>
L to R: Shane King and Eric KozakAside from the fact that Shane King and Eric Kozak (of White Girl Lust) have been around San Francisco for ages DJing, promoting parties, and just being general badasses, they need little introduction because it's all within this special double-helping interv ... More >>
Nicole Holofcener continues to mine her life and life is complicated.
T. PalmerTotally crunchy.Venice, Calif.-based Rock-n-Roll Gourmet has introduced a new line of baked potato snacks under the Hippie Chips banner, paying a tribute to the epicenter of the Summer of Love with a flavor callled Haight-Ashberry Jalapeño. With investors that reportedly include the fou ... More >>
Good 'cue and fixings are worth waiting for.
An offbeat musem gets its own musical treatment, Wunderkabinet
The Z-Boys roll into Dogtown again, and truth is cooler than fiction
Week of Wednesday, June 16, 2004
All the city's most bombastic commercial landlord wants is a San Francisco-themed casino in Las Vegas ... or absolute misery for anyone who gets in his way
To resurrect his reputation as one of America's greatest poets, Harold Norse is counting on the help of one of the city's most despised organizations -- Act Up S.F.
Don't Look Back; Halloween
Danko Schön, Pho Free, Hot Seat, Smoke 'Em If Ya Got 'Em, Out of the Hole
A rolling battleship is the next project for the man who brought us the world's largest motor home. Even after 60 years and a heart transplant, the ideas just keep coming.
All-you-can-eat sushi menus are a deal - and a distant second to ordering a la carte