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Trip Report: Crissy Field Warming Hut Bookstore and Café

Posted by TheShot on 20 Jul 2006 | Filed under: Local Brew

This sister café to the Crissy Field Center is (less and less) inferior yet more popular — with the Golden Gate Bridge just outside. They serve the usual soup, sandwiches, baked goods, juices, and espresso. They have a few indoor tables and a lot of outdoor seating on benches and in the shade. They serve […]

Trip Report: Jou Jou Cafe

Posted by TheShot on 07 Apr 2006 | Filed under: Local Brew

This cafeteria-like spot opened along Trinity Place in late 2005. Heavy Illy branding, some Italian staff, and italianate sandwiches. This is the first location this small chain brought west of NYC. It has a massive amount of metal outdoor seating along Trinity Place and a long indoor space with window counter and booths. Why there […]

Café Organica on hiatus

Posted by TheShot on 15 Mar 2006 | Filed under: Local Brew

Thanks to tips from some locals and fellow readers, I’ve recently learned that Café Organica has closed down momentarily for renovations. So unlike my initial presumption that Café Organica closed down this past Saturday in order to train for the U.S. Barista Championships, apparently last Saturday was the beginning of a larger project. San Francisco […]

Trip Report: The Canvas Gallery/Café

Posted by TheShot on 23 Feb 2006 | Filed under: Local Brew

This vast space with high ceilings is a combination gallery, café, and lounge. It’s immensely popular, and it can sometimes be difficult to find a seat despite the space. The layout is smartly sectioned off with mobile gallery walls so it has more privacy than an open gallery space might normally have. They offer free […]