Though Dennis Leary tells us his new FiDi bakery and takeout situation, Golden West, is still several weeks away from completion; you see here things are coming along smoothly at 8 Trinity Place since we last reported. The glowy periodic-table-inspired sign by Charles de Lisle is up, and a prep station, toaster oven and other prime sandwich-making necessities have been installed.
Meanwhile in other Leary-related news, the over-one-hundred-year-old House of Shields he's planning to take over and revive, is closing this week. Lady T-Hop has this run-down with further details regarding what's in store with the food and drink at both spaces.
· Gleaming in the FiDi, Golden West [~ ESF ~]
· The End of An Era [Every Bar in SF]
· Dennis Leary Just Got Busier: The House of Shields is All His [Tablehopper]