Blue Bottle Coffee
There’s something in the DNA of the San Francisco Bay Area that gives birth to trends. Yet, when summer trends are described as “hot,” we smile, knowing that summertime depends on where we’re standing and what Karl the Fog is thinking. In any case, we know what looks good and where to find it.
Two Bay Area businesses with major cult followings will join forces as Blue Bottle Coffee of Oakland and Tartine Bakery of San Francisco have announced a merger.
Silicon Valley has no shortage of coffee shops where sleep-starved programmers and eager entrepreneurs sit hunched over laptop computers and talk about ideas for launching the next Google or Facebook. Now a giant tech company is opening its own cafe for the same clientele in downtown Palo Alto.
San Francisco’s Dolores Park was the sight of an unusual protest Saturday against an organic Mexican food vendor now permitted to sell their fares.