A weekly listing of new restaurants around town. To recommend a spot, e-mail fresheats.
Apollo: 1064 Divisadero (at Turk), Western Addition. Coffee, panini, and pastries.
Blue Bottle Cafe: 66 Mint (at Jessie), www.bluebottlecoffee.net. SOMA. Gourmet coffee and snacks.
Blue Muse: 370 Grove (at Franklin), 701-9888. Hayes Valley. French and Californian.
Boiling Crawfish: 2333 Irving (at 24th Ave.), 663-6033. Outer Sunset. Cajun.
Bollyhood Cafe: 3372 19th St. (at Mission), 970-0362. Mission. www.bollyhoodcafe.com. Indian.
Brandy Ho's: 4068 18th St. (at Castro), 252-8000, www.brandyhos.com. Castro. Hunan.
Christopher Elbow Artisanal Chocolates: 401 Hayes (at Gough), 355-1105, www.elbowchocolates.com. Hayes Valley. Chocolate.
El Toro Taqueria: 598 Valencia (at 17th St.), 431-3351. Mission. Mexican.
Epic Roasthouse: 369 Embarcadero (at Harrison), 369-9955, www.epicroasthousesf.com. SOMA. Steakhouse.
Garden Japanese and Sushi: 510 North Point (at Taylor), 771-1798. North Beach. Sushi.
Herbert's Mexican Grill: 161 Powell (at O'Farrell, in the Herbert Hotel), 362-8001. Downtown. Mexican.
King Cha Cha: 1268 Grant (at Vallejo), 391-8215. North Beach. Thai.
Namu: 439 Balboa (at Sixth Ave.), 386-8332, www.namubar.com. Inner Richmond. Japanese and Korean.
Pho Garden: 2109 Clement (at 22nd Ave.), 379-8677. Outer Richmond. Vietnamese.
Shabu House: 5158 Geary (at 16th Ave.), 933-8600. Inner Richmond. Shabu shabu (Japanese hot pot).
The Spot Lounge: 2325 Taraval (at 33rd Ave.), 564-4464. Outer Sunset. Korean-American.
Tuk Tuk Thai Cafe: 659 Union (at Columbus), 445-7839. North Beach. Thai.
TuttiMelon: 2150 Irving (at 22nd Ave.), www.tuttimelon.com. Outer Sunset. Frozen yogurt.
Umi: 1328 18th St. (at Missouri), 355-1328. Potrero. Sushi and small plates.
Watami: 5344 Geary (at 17th Ave.,) 876-0808. Inner Richmond. Noodles and shabu shabu.
Waterbar: 399 Embarcadero (at Harrison), 284-9922, www.waterbarsf.com. SOMA. Seafood.