The last place I would expect to find an extraordinary meal is on the fourth floor of a shopping mall. But, what do I know? I’ve only written about 2,000 restaurant reviews. Imagine my astonishment at discovering Cupola Pizzeria, a new addition to the “Restaurant Collection” in the Westfield Centre, under the old Emporium glass dome. This unnoticed, cavelike space at the top of an escalator currently ranks as one of my favorite eateries in the Bay Area. Really. Read More
Clift 10-year Anniversary: On July 14, the theater district hotel celebrated its 10th year with an invitation-only bash featuring music by OM Records’ DJs Miguel Migs, Colette, J Boogie and Rooz.
Madewell makes its debut in SF
Madewell opening: Owned by the J. Crew group, the apparel manufacturer known for downtown-chic essentials celebrated its new outlet in Westfield Centre on July 14 with a party featuring special discounts. Read More
The 102-foot-wide skylit dome that caps the bustling Westfield San Francisco Centre between Fourth and Fifth streets turns 100 years old Wednesday.
One of the few remaining relics of the shopping area’s storied past, the dome once covered the popular Emporium, which in the Roaring ’20s became one of San Francisco’s most popular destinations with its nightly concerts and Christmas celebrations. Read More