Learn something new every day at this creative clubhouse for adults, where free brown-bag socializing sessions spark ideas over lunch,...
Blue Bottle Coffee Company
Don't mock SF's coffee geekery until you've tried the elixir emerging from this back-alley garage-door kiosk. The Bay Area's Blue Bottle...
The outpost of the Mission roastery offers creamy espresso and powerful pour-overs to rival Blue Bottle around the corner.
Lonely Planet review
The toilet seats signed by famous cartoonists over the front counter show just how seriously Isotope takes comics. Newbies tentatively flip through Daniel Clowes and Chris Ware in the graphic-novel section, while fanboys eye new titles from Berkeley's Adrian Tomine and SF's Last Gasp Publishing and head upstairs to lounge with local cartoonists – some of whom teach at Isotope's Comics University.