Category Archives: Food and Drink

TONIGHT: Special First Anniversary Dinner at Hillside Supper Club

Oh, how the time flies!  The fabulous and transformative Hillside Supper Club on Precita Park has been open for a year, and to celebrate their first anniversary they’re hosting a special four-course dinner, TONIGHT, Monday January 20, followed by a party … Continue reading

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Tonight! Seriously! FREE PIZZA from the PizzaHacker

It’s an impressive thing that Bernal Heights was just named the 2014 Numero Uno Hottest Sexiest Neighborhood in the United States, because that award was given to us before the very delicious PizzaHacker opened for business on Mission at 29th … Continue reading

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GreenLid Fills Green, Smoothie-Sized Void at 331 Cortland

Bernalwood must have slept through the alarm, because somehow we missed the news that GreenLid Smoothies had opened in the glamorous 331 Cortland food marketplace. But for the fact that we recently had to refill our supply of Paulie’s Pickles, … Continue reading

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“PizzaHacker” Opening in Bernal, Ending Our Pizza Deprivation

Citizens of Bernalwood, our long neighborhood nightmare of subpar pizza has come to an end. No longer shall we have to venture beyond the cozy confines of our familiar Bernal terrain to enjoy pizza done right. Destiny and market opportunity … Continue reading

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Cold-Pressed Raw Juice Pop-Up Opens at Hillside Supper Club

The Hillside Supper Club on the western end of Precita Park began life as a pop-up restaurant, but now it is hosting one of its own. Which is sweet. Thistle is a weekday cold-pressed juice pop-up operating out of Hillside … Continue reading

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New Purveyors of Warm Drinks Coming to Western Cortland

If you are of the opinion that what Cortland Ave. needs is more places to buy warm drinks west of Bennington Street, then the gods have heard your prayers, because that stretch of Cortland will soon be home to two … Continue reading

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A Sad, Sudden Farewell to the Deli Pub on Cortland

Your Bernalwood editor recently received some troubling reports that the venerable and much-loved Deli Pub sandwich shop on Cortland at Bocana had closed down. We heard rumors of a violent robbery at the Deli Pub, but our sources on Cortland were … Continue reading

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How to Buy Honey Made by Bernal Bees

We all know that life in Bernal Heights is mighty sweet. But honey from Bernal Heights is  even sweeter. Neighbor Emily wrote Bernalwood recently to say: “I know a Bernal family that is making our own Bernal honey! I just got … Continue reading

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Kinfolk Restaurant Pops Up for Dinner in 903 Cortland

903 Cortland decided to end dinner service recently, but a new chef, Neighbor Greg Lutes, has stepped in to fill the void.  Neighbor Greg has launched a bumping new pop-up dinner restaurant called Kinfolk that’s open Thursday to Saturday from 5:30 to … Continue reading

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Burrito Blogger Bids Goodbye From Bernal’s Burrito Mecca

All good things must come to an end, and nothing epitomizes this quite like a burrito. Though savory and impossibly large, every burrito is nonetheless finite… and the same is apparently true of blogs about burritos. After writing 993 burrito … Continue reading

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Belgian Restaurant to Open in Former Locavore Space; Bernal Moule Frites Junkies Rejoice

Bernal foodies, our long neighborhood nightmare of moule frites deprivation will soon come to a close. No longer will we have to venture beyond the comfortable confines of Bernal Heights to get a moule frites fix, because Tablehopper reports that … Continue reading

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Tonight: Eat at Ichi Sushi, Benefit Colorado Flood Victims

Tonight is the last night to participate in the benefit effort underway at Ichi Sushi to assist the victims of the recent Colorado flooding. Neighbor Erin from Ichi shares the annoucement: Our hearts go out to the thousands of people … Continue reading

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Little Bee Bakery Plans Soft-Launch Opening, Starting Today

Ooh. Tasty. According to the sign in the window, the new Little Bee Bakery from Bernal neighbor (and Chez Panisse alum) Stacie Pierce is set to open for a soft-launch starting today in the former Rock Candy Shop space at 521 … Continue reading

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