Virtuoso Life - September/October 2017 - 216
Cocktails and stylish
locals on Hayes Street.
Hayes Valley showcases its homegrown
hangouts with style.
BY KELLY LACK
PHOTOGRAPHY BY ANGELA DECENZO
V I RT U O S O L I F E
ODAY, A WALK AROUND SAN FRANCISCO'S HAYES VALLEY
is bound to lead to a sidewalk café, a hidden coffee shop, or a
buzzing new pop-up restaurant. The neighborhood is beloved by
discerning city dwellers who come here to shop and dine, while
visitors who make it to Hayes often look like they've stumbled in on a secret.
In the phoenix that is Hayes Valley, atmospheric social spaces and
hip boutiques rose from the ashes of the destructive 1989 Loma Prieta