Valencia Street

Diner experience leaves something to be desired at Grub

I love a good diner. Back in high school, we’d go to…

 

Enter Ali Baba’s Cave for superlative shawarma

Ali Baba’s Cave bears a somewhat comical resemblance to a real cave.…

 

Fun funk factor with Hawker Fare’s Thai and Lao fare

A few years ago, chef James Syhabout opened Hawker Fare, a casual…

 

On Guard: Why the neighborhood is right to fear the 'Monster' in the Mission

News flash: San Francisco rents are expensive. If you're surprised by that,…

Dogpatch’s Third Rail goes off the beaten track

When Phil West was in the process of opening Range with his…

Road diets used as tool for reclaiming neighborhoods in San Francisco

Like anyone who has overindulged, San Francisco’s streets sometimes benefit from a…

A new look for Valencia Street

On a busy weekend, the heart of Valencia Street beats with an…