Grand Opening Alert: These Restaurants Are Coming Soon

by Luke Tsai | San Francisco Magazine

Handmade udon, a Virgin Hotels venture, and Spanish wood-fire cooking.

Udon Time SoMa ETA: Fall 2018 The newest addition to the Omakase Restaurant Group’s design district mini-empire will be this assembly line–style fast-casual noodle shop, where handmade udon will be paired with an array of broths and toppings, allowing customers to customize each bowl. 1 Henry Adams St. (at Division St.)

Commons Club SoMa ETA: Fall 2018 The restaurant component of ritzy, Richard Branson–affiliated Virgin Hotels San Francisco (pictured above) will feature the cooking of Adrian Garcia, whose star-spangled résumé includes stints at Quince and Benu. Expect the menu to feature globally inspired, shareable dishes. 250 4th St. (at Clementina St.)

Alcalá Oakland ETA: 2019 This 3,000-square-foot Spanish restaurant from the proprietors of La Marcha, the Berkeley tapas bar, will bring rustic wood-fire cooking, an in-house whole-animal butchery program, and a selection of paellas to the Oakland Hills. 2084 Mountain Blvd. (at Antioch St.)

Originally published in the September issue of San Francisco

1699 Van Ness Ave San Francisco, CA 94109

Office: 415-345-3100 • Cell: 415-608-2233

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