San Francisco’s newest old wine bar:The Barrel Room

by  |  12-08-2011

If memory serves, the old Hidden Vine opened up some time back in 2005 at which point it was one of our most favorite spots in all of San Francisco. Not so much for the place per se, but for the owners, David and Angela Cahill who had excellent palates and were fantastic hosts. They sold it in 2008 and it really wasn’t the same after that, closing a couple of months back to move over to the Financial District and maybe fare better once construction is completed. Sarah Trubnick and Nikki Goddard (who both worked at the Hidden Vine previously) saw an opportunity, got a new liquor license and re-opened in the space where the Hidden Vine was. Their new venture: The Barrel Room. For those who may have visited the previous incarnation you’ll notice that while it’s now been heavily updated, the layout is still generally the same […]
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