The Kitchen Story

Wedged between The Castro and The Mission on 16th and Sanchez streets lies a funky little restaurant called the Kitchen Story. If it is brunch time, the line is always out the door. Crowds of families, friend groups, couples, etc. hoping and waiting for their number to be called. The Kitchen Story gets so busy … More The Kitchen Story

Prop F and the Castro

A controversial proposition hit the ballot and was defeated on election day this year. Proposition F, also known as the Airbnb initiative, proposed restrictions on short-term housing rentals. These restrictions included: restricting rentals to a maximum of 75 nights per year, hosts would have to pay hotel taxes, hosts would have to follow city hotel … More Prop F and the Castro

Wasabi Bistro

Wasabi Bistro served as my perfect study break in the Castro. They have a daily happy hour from 11:30 am to 6:30 pm that offers $1 oysters, sushi rolls for less than $5, and $2 beer and sake. The oysters were juicy and fresh, the service was quick, and the restaurant had a nice relaxing … More Wasabi Bistro