Monthly Archives: May 2014

SOMA StrEat Food Park

May
23
 2014
About 2 year(s) ago by Hotel Griffon
SOMA Food Truck
Dubbed a "food truck pod" by some foodies and a "restaurant/street food hybrid" by others, one thing is for sure: the new SOMA outpost is one of the more unique eating locales in the city. Envision a triangular park with a constantly rotating fleet of food trucks, a place to sit under the sun, free WiFi, bike parking, a projection screen for movies, and a beer garden, and you'll have a vague idea of what you might find at SOMA StrEat Food Park. Continue reading

Hyde Street Pier

May
23
 2014
About 2 year(s) ago by Hotel Griffon
Hyde Street Pier
As hard as it is to imagine San Francisco without its iconic red span spreading across the bay, there was once a time where this was true. A ferry system connected Marin and San Francisco Counties, shuttling passengers across the narrowest part of the bay from present day Fisherman's Wharf. Climb aboard and check out old vessels anchored to the pier to learn a bit of San Fran history before the bridge. Continue reading

North Beach Festival

May
23
 2014
About 2 year(s) ago by Hotel Griffon
North Beach Festival
Home to San Francisco's Little Italy and the Beat movement, North Beach has long been one of the many cultural centers of the city. June 14th and 15th marks the 60th Annual North Beach Festival, one of the country's oldest outdoor urban celebrations. In addition to great food, drink, and arts and crafts, the traditional animal blessing takes place at the National Shrine of Saint Francis of Assisi both days in the afternoon. Continue reading

Win Giants Tickets, 2 Night Stay and Dinner for 2

May
23
 2014
About 2 year(s) ago by Hotel Griffon
Win Giants Tickets
The City by the Bay plays host to an unbelievable amount of vistas and views. By visiting and liking Hotel Griffon's Facebook page, you enter yourself into a drawing with an outstanding prize-a two-night stay in a Bay View Suite, two tickets to AT&T Park's "Batter's Box," and dinner for two at Perry's Embarcadero. Two great views, one awesome prize. Continue reading

Where's the Griffon?

May
12
 2014
About 2 year(s) ago by Hotel Griffon
It's that time again! Can you guess where our favorite mascot, the Griffon, is off to now based on the picture? Continue reading
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