Category Archives: New Stuff

Mae Krua Kiosk Coming Soon to 331 Cortland, for Thai Food Like Grandma Used to Make

This is Anucha Kongthavorn, and he preparing to set up shop in the fabulous 331 Cortland marketplace. His business will be called Mae Krua, and he will serve up Thai food like grandma used to make. Anucha tells Bernalwood: My name is Anucha Kongthavorn … Continue reading

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3rd Cousin, Formerly Kinfolk, Launches Restaurant Kickstarter Campaign

There’s yet another Kickstarter campaign underway for a new Cortland restaurant going in to the old Pizza Express space. Formerly known as Kinfolk, the new restaurant will be called 3rd Cousin, and chef (and founder) Greg Lutes brings the details: Since you … Continue reading

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New Andi’s Market Opens in Old Storefront on Cortland

Neighbor Andrea Cohen lives on Elsie, and she recently took over the former JC Market at 820 Cortland. Now renamed Andi’s Market, Neighbor Andrea tells us more about her plans for the business: I took over 3 months ago. We … Continue reading

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New Red Hill Station Seafood Restaurant Coming to Cortland

Alongside the planned perma-Kinfolk, EaterSF brings the news that Bernal Neighbors Taylor Pederson and Amy Reticker plan to open a new seafood restaurant at 803 Cortland, in the soon-to-be-former Blue Star Elephant space: The new restaurant will be taking over from Thai spot … Continue reading

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New Mural, Very Hot Pink, Now Complete on Helipad House

The paint is dry and the scaffolding has come down. And now, the new mural is complete on the facade of the Helipad House at the tippy-top of Folsom Street just below Bernal Hill. As you no doubt recall, the mural … Continue reading

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Colored Lights Bring New Waterfront Mural to Life at Night

The new mural on the waterfront silos visible from the eastern side  of Bernal was completed a few weeks ago. Now the multicolored lights that animate the mural at night are also live, and the result is rather wonderful. To … Continue reading

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Finally! All-New, Expanded Ichi Sushi + Ni Bar Set to Open Next Week

Mmmmm. This is a post I’ve been looking forward to for a long time… As veteran Bernalwood readers may recall, in November 2012 we shared the news that Chef Tim Archuleta’s critically acclaimed Ichi Sushi planned to move into a larger location … Continue reading

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New Mural Takes Shape on Helipad House

Bernal Hill is swell place to go for a nature walk, but it’s also becoming a great place to view large-scale art. The mural on the old grain silos on the eastern waterfront is now complete, just as a new … 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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Old Sign at the 3300 Club Looks Newish Again

The classic sign for the 3300 Club, the classic dive bar on Mission at 29th Street, has received a new paint job, and La Lengua spokesblogger Burrito Justice has complete then-and-now coverage. PHOTO: Burrito Justice

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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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