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Grand Opening Alert: These Restaurants Are Coming Soon

Three places to try right now.


True Laurel
ETA: October 2017
Initially called Flowershop, this forthcoming cocktail bar will be a sister establishment to Lazy Bear, David Barzelay’s high-end tasting-menu spot. In addition to an à la carte cocktail menu, there will be an ambitious cocktail-and-snack tasting-menu option. 753 Alabama St. (Near 20th St.)

Almanac Brewery & Barrelhouse
ETA: Late Fall 2017
Almanac’s new 30,000-square-foot Alameda headquarters will feature a full brewing facility and a taproom with limited food service. 651 W. Tower Ave. (At Pan Am Way), Unit B

Alta at Jack London Square
ETA: Spring 2018
Daniel Patterson (pictured above) will convert his old Haven space into what will be the third location of Alta, his take on a modern California-style brasserie. Fans of the San Francisco branches can expect some familiar favorites but also items specific to the Oakland location. 44 Webster St. (Near Embarcadero West)


Originally published in the September issue of San Francisco 

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