From Sushi to Gelato: 6 New SF Food Standouts of the Month

Published August 1, 2023, in my Medium column:

Pasta Supply Co

These newcomers cover the gamut, from a fresh pasta shop to quality sushi with lunch hours. Alongside this month’s full restaurant reviews — Noodle in a Haystack, Gao Viet Kitchen, Flour+Water Pizzeria, Gambit Lounge, Che Fico — these six are also worth visiting, with last month’s standouts here (as always, I’ve personally vetted and visited each one):


In this article:
Sleek New Neighborhood Sushi & Sake Stop: Kuma on Valencia
Daily Fresh Pasta for Home Cooking: Pasta Supply Co
Sicilian Gelato & Sweets Haven: Hila Gelato
Massive Portions of Heartwarming Mexican Fare in Inner Richmond: Caliente Bistro
Chill Neighborhood Seafood Spot Near the Beach: Bearing West
Casual New Sushi & Japanese Appetizers Hangout: Serendipity

Kuma on Valencia maki
Caliente Bistro Cuban sandwich