A weekly listing of new restaurants around town. To recommend a spot, e-mail fresheats.
Beachside: 4300 Judah (at 48th Ave.), 682-496. Outer Sunset. Cafe.
Dumplings and Buns: 2411 California (at Fillmore), 292-6209, www.dumplingsandbuns.com. Pacific Heights/ Japantown. Asian.
Five Star Truffle: 4251-A 18th St. (at Diamond), 552-5128. Castro. Dessert.
Fluffy Snow: 1314 Noriega (at 20th Ave.), 566-6288, www.fluffy-snow.com. Outer Sunset. Taiwanese shaved ice.
Green Island Restaurant: 4012 Geary (at Fifth Ave.), 387-9600. Inner Richmond. Chinese.
La Boulange: 222 Sutter (at Kearny), www.laboulangebakery.com. Union Square/ Financial District. Bakery.
La Fusion: 475 Pine (at Kearny), 781-0894. Financial District. Nuevo Latino.
Park Tavern: 1652 Stockton (at Filbert), 989-7300, www.parktavernsf.com. North Beach/ Chinatown. American.
Rock Candy Snack Shop: 521 Cortland (at Andover), 948-7497. Mission/ Bernal Heights. Candy.
Specialty's Cafe and Bakery: 500 Howard (at First St.), www.specialtys.com. SOMA. Cafe.
Taqueria Vallarta: 2022 Mission (at 16th St.). Mission/ Bernal Heights. Mexican.
The Melt: 115 New Montgomery (at Minna), www.themelt.com. SOMA. Grilled Cheese.
The Pastry Cupboard: 1596 Market (at Franklin), 864-2755, www.pastrycupboard.com. Hayes Valley/ Tenderloin. Dessert.
Trace: 181 Third St. (at Howard), 817-7836, www.trace-sf.com. SOMA. California Cuisine.
Winemakers' Speakeasy: 1152 Valencia (at 22nd St.), 401-7258, www.winemakersspeakeasysf.com. Mission/ Bernal Heights. Wine and pop-ups.