This year’s restaurant openings may feel like they’re slowing down, especially now that we’ve all been lulled into an Indian Summer calm. S.F. saw a spate of new openings in the first half of this year, especially around the Mission, and though we’re in a quiet spell now there are still over a dozen places on the docket that you can expect your plugged-in friends to be buzzing about as the weather cools down. Allow us to give you a jump on them — plus, we’ve thrown in a few fall-appropriate things from old favorite places and newly open spots as well.
Pastry from b. patisserie.