Mid-Market’s LINE Lodge and Certainly one of Its Two Eating places Open Subsequent Week
The delayed however a lot anticipated new resort on Market Road between Fifth and Sixth streets, the LINE, lastly opens its doorways subsequent week, and with it comes a brand new rooftop restaurant/lounge, and a brand new fine-dining restaurant in addition to a foyer bar.
The residential half of the constructing at 950-974 Market Road, the Serif, already opened for homebuyers final 12 months, and because the SF Enterprise Occasions experiences through developer Group i, 48 of the constructing’s 242 condos have bought up to now with six extra below contract.
However the LINE, which had been slated to open early final 12 months, was delayed by the pandemic, and can begin taking company as of September 30. The LINE model, a sister model to the Saguaro in Palm Springs, launched in 2014 with the primary resort in Los Angeles’s Koreatown, and it now has places in Washington D.C. and Austin as properly.
SFist reported a couple of weeks in the past concerning the restaurant ideas coming to the brand new, 236-room resort, that are known as Rise Over Run (the rooftop lounge) and Tenderheart. Each are being run by Government Chef Joe Hou, a former pastry chef who has labored within the kitchens of New York’s Per Se and the NoMad (a resort additionally operated by the LINE group), in addition to Palo Alto’s Hen Canine and SF’s Le Fantastique and Angler.
We nonetheless do not have menu particulars from both, nevertheless it feels like Tenderheart will open first with the resort, and Rise Over Run is slated for “mid October,” per the resort web site. Then in December, the resort’s bar from mixologist Danny Louie, dubbed Darkish Bar, will open as properly.
The web site says that Tenderheart will characteristic “a menu of comforting but gentle, colourful musings of taste and discovery,” and nods to “Government Chef Joe Hou’s Chinese language-American upbringing [that] mirror the Bay Space’s wealthy culinary historical past.”
L.A.-born Alfred Espresso can also be coming to the resort, with its Instagram-worthy espresso and tea drinks.
Per the Enterprise Occasions, there’s one other ground-floor house within the flatiron-shaped “prow” of the constructing that’s nonetheless up for grabs, and will find yourself being one other restaurant — although the developer says they’re in talks with a brewery and a grocer in the mean time.
The Magic Theatre has lengthy been hooked up to the undertaking as properly, with plans to open a black-box theater offshoot of its Fort Mason-based operation, however that’s apparently solely taking on about 2,000 sq. toes. The theater firm introduced plans in 2016 to launch an after-school program within the house for native youth known as Magic Labs. It is not clear when which will open, and the theater has no point out of it at the moment on its web site — and all of its 2022 season has been postponed to 2023.
Rooms on the LINE begin at $199 per evening, however costs in October are already north of $300 on some dates.
We’ll replace you with any additional particulars concerning the LINE’s opening as we obtain them.