New "sausage beer pub" coming to Temescal near Homeroom on 40th st. Oakland
- Mission Nov 14, 2012 11:17 AM
Supposedly a New "sausage beer pub" is coming to Temescal near Homeroom on 40th st, in Oakland at the old laundromat.
Anyone have any other information?
377 40th St Oakland, CA 94609
Apparently, the place will be dubbed "The Hog's Apothecary" with a target opening date sometime next month.
From their Facebook page:
American Style Beerhall/Gastropub
Coming to North Temescal in February 2013, The Hog's Apothecary is an American-style beer hall brought to you by Bradford Earle and John Streit, featuring 32 American Craft brews and 4 local wines on draft, 2 firkins on hand pump, a selection of craft bottles, and a menu of 10 artisanal sausages, made in house, including a selection of small plates and salads.
The Hog will offer 3 TVs for your game-viewing pleasure, 2 dart boards, and shuffleboard.
there's one 'review' on yelp thus far. a recent summary on 'inside scoop' said they feature whole-hog eats, and they've hired one of the former beer directors of Monk's Kettle, so my expectations of their beer list will be high. haven't had a chance to get there, yet, and in no hurry to encounter another loud, crowded venue crammed with hipsters/aspiring 'bo-bo's'. the yelper didn't like the price of his sausage, relative to Telegraph or Rosamunde, but those two places have their own limitations of course.