HAYES VALLEY — Orbit Room closed in April after the first owner died, with news that it was sold to someone new. Turns out that someone new is Courtney Ross (Harris Steak House) and Nic DiLillo (Tempest) who are teaming up to keep the place exactly the same when reopens in a few weeks. [Inside Scoop]
MARINA — Glaze Teriyaki Grill is now not only open late, but also with booze. The fast casual spot is now serving up beer, wine and sake alongside its Asian-inflected fare. [EaterWire]
FINANCIAL DISTRICT — Novela is hosting a series of boozy punch classes this fall. First up is Halloween punch on Wednesday, October 21 at 6:30 p.m.; check out the full lineup and get tickets here.
NOE VALLEY — Imbibe Magazine executive editor Paul Clarke is signing copies of his book “The Cocktail Chronicles” alongside some cocktails at Omnivore Books on Wednesday, October 21 at 6:30 p.m.