New soul-food joint aims to serve a taste of the tropics

First Taste: Isla Vida brings beach vibes and sunny flavors to the Fillmore

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Location: CA-San Francisco

Story Date: 10/22/2018

Publisher: 7x7   

Author: Sarah Chorey

Lower Fillmore Street is already a melting pot of cultures and flavors. Now mixing in is a bit of tropical flavor—with essences of Miami, Cuba, and Africa—thanks to the new fast-casual eatery Isla Vida. From the team behind Farmerbrown—chef Jay Foster, Matthew Washington, and Erin Traylor—this new Caribbean soul-food joint aims to showcase the best of the tropics.

Place Category: Food & Drink

Story Category: New Places