South located at SFJAZZ Center

South has re-opened for dinner with an exciting new menu featuring rustic sustainable Mexican small dishes and refreshing tropical cocktails, with lots of rum and tequila. Rymee Trobaugh, formerly of Zuni Cafe, is offering dishes like albondigas, clam ceviche, shrimp sopes, and rabbit in yellow mole.

South

A part of The Slanted Door Group
Exec Chef/Founder: Charles Phan
Chef-de-Cuisine: Rymee Trobaugh
Email: info@southatsfjazz.com
Phone: 415-539-3905
Make an Online Reservation
Media inquiries: pr@slanteddoorgroup.com

Hours
Tuesday - Sunday
Dinner 5:30pm-10pm
Open table seating will start from 5:30pm

Local Restaurants

There are also many other wonderful dining options near the SFJAZZ Center in both the Hayes Valley and the Civic Center neighborhoods. Many of these restaurants get crowded on concert nights, so it’s wise to make reservations.

 

Plaj Scandinavian Bar & Restaurant
415-294-8925
Price Range: $$
333 Fulton Street
Scandinavian Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Alta CA
415-590-2585
Price Range: $$$
1420 Market Street
American Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Cala
415-660-7701
Price Range: $$$
149 Fell Street
Mexican Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Dirty Water
888-393-0530
Price Range: $$$
1355 Market Street
New American Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Chez Maman
415-355-9067
Price Range: $$
401 Gough Street
French Cuisine - Reservations not accepted

Rich Table
415-355-9085
Price Range: $$$
199 Gough Street
American Cuisine - Reservations Recommended

Monsieur Benjamin
415-403-2233
Price Range: $$$
451 Gough Street
French Cuisine - Reservations Recommended

The One Sushi & Lounge
415-551-1668
Price Range: $$
429 Gough Street
Japanese Cuisine - Reservations not accepted

Straw
415-431-3663
Price Range: $$
203 Octavia Boulevard
American Cuisine - Reservations Recommended

Il Borgo
415-255-9108
Price Range: $$
500 Fell Street
Italian Cuisine - Reservations Recommended

Absinthe Brasserie & Bar
415-551-1590
Price Range: $$$
398 Hayes St (at Gough)
French Bistro - Reservations strongly recommended

The Grove - Hayes
415-624-3953
Price Range: $$
301 Hayes St
American Cuisine - Reservations not accepted

Ananda Fuara Vegetarian Restaurant
415-621-1994
Price Range: $$$
1298 Market St (at Larkin)
Vegetarian Cuisine - Reservations not accepted

Market Street Grill
415-487-4414
Price Range:  $$$
1231 Market St (between 8th & 9th).
European/Asian Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Brenda’s French Soul Food
415-345-8100
Price Range: $$
652 Polk St (between Eddy & Turk)
Soul Food - Reservations not accepted

Max’s Opera Café
415-771-7300
Price Range:  $$
601 Van Ness Avenue (at Golden Gate Avenue)
American Cuisine – Reservations not accepted

Crawfish Fusion
415-771-1388
Price Range: $$
611 Larkin St (between Eddy & Willow)
Cajun Food - Reservations accepted

o3 Bistro & Lounge
415-934-9800
Price Range: $$
524 Van Ness Ave (between Golden Gate & McAllister)
Asian Inspired California Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Caffe Della Stelle
415-252-1110
Price Range: $$
395 Hayes St (at Gough)
Italian Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Otoro Sushi
415-553-3986
Price Range: $$
205 Oak St (between Gough & Octavia)
Japanese Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Minas Brazilian Restaurant and Cachacaria
415-626-8727
Price Range: $$
41 Franklin St (between Page and Oak)
Authentic Brazilian Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Pagolac
415-776-3234
Price Range: $$
655 Larkin St (between Ellis & Willow)
Vietnamese Cuisine - Reservations not accepted

Mazza Luna
415-829-2730
Price Range: $$
810 Van Ness Avenue
Lebanese Cuisine - Reservations Recommended

Sauce
415-252-1369
Price Range: $$$
131 Gough St (between Oak & Page)
American Bar and Bistro - Reservations recommended

Domo
415-861-8887
Price Range: $$
511 Laguna St (between Fell & Linden)
Japanese Cuisine - Reservations not accepted

Soluna Cafe and Lounge
415-621-2200
Price Range: $$
272 McAllister St (at Larkin)
California Cuisine - Reservations accepted

Espetus Churrascaria
415-552-8792
Price Range: $$$
1686 Market St (between Gough & Valencia)
Brazilian Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Sushi Hana
415-775-5800
Price Range: $$
800 Van Ness Avenue (at Eddy)
Sushi - Reservations accepted

Fino Restaurant
415-928-2080
Price Range: $$
624 Post St (between Taylor & Trader Vic Alley).
Italian Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Suppenküche
415-252-9289
Price Range: $$
525 Laguna St (at Hayes)
German Cuisine - Reservations accepted for parties over six

Golden Era Vegetarian Restaurant
415-673-3136
Price Range: $$
572 O'Farrell St (between Jones & Leavenworth)
Vietnamese Cuisine - Reservations not accepted

Stelline
415-626-4292
Price Range: $$
330 Gough St (between Linden & Hayes)
Italian Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Hayes Street Grill
415-863-5545
Price Range: $$$
320 Hayes St (between Gough and Franklin)
Seafood - Reservations strongly recommended

Thep Phanom Thai Restaurant
415-431-2526
Price Range: $$
400 Waller St (between Fillmore & Steiner)
Thai Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Indigo Restaurant
415-673-9353
Price Range: $$$
687 McAllister St (between Gough & Franklin)
American Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Zuni Café
415-552-2522
Price Range: $$$
1658 Market St (at Gough)
California Cuisine - Reservations strongly recommended

Jardiniere
415-861-5555
Price Range: $$$$
300 Grove St (at Franklin)
French/California Cuisine
Reservations strongly recommended

1300 on Fillmore
415-771-7102
Price Range: $$
1300 Fillmore St
French/Southern Cuisine
Reservations accepted

NOPA
415-864-8643
Price Range: $$
560 Divisadero St
Urban Rustic/Wood-Fired Cuisine
Reservations strongly recommended

State Bird Provisions
415-795-1272
Price Range: $$
1529 Fillmore St
Tapas/Small Plates
Reservations accepted

Dosa on Fillmore
415-441-3672
Price Range: $$$
1700 Fillmore St
Indian Cuisine
Reservations strongly recommended

Pause Wine Bar
415-241-9463
Price Range: $$
1666 Market St
Wine Bar/Small Plates
Reservations not accepted

Boxing Room
415-430-6590
Price Range: $$
399 Grove St
Cajun/Creole - Reservations recommended

Hôtel Biron
415-703-0403
Price Range: $$$
45 Rose St
Wine Bar/Small Plates
Reservations not accepted

Nojo
415-896-4587
Price Range: $$
231 Franklin St
Japanese Cuisine - Reservations limited

Dobbs Ferry Bar & Restaurant
415-551-7700
Price Range: $$
405-409 Gough St
American Cuisine - Reservations accepted

Lers Ros Thai
415-874-9661
Price Range: $$
307 Hayes Street
Thai Cuisine – Reservations recommended

Mela Tandoori Kitchen
415-447-4041
Price Range: $$
536 Golden Gate Ave
Indian & Pakistani Cuisine - Reservations accepted

 

Arlequin Cafe
415-626-1211
Price Range: $$
384 Hayes Street
Coffee, tea, desserts, and sandwiches - Reservations not accepted

Papito Hayes
415-554-0541
Price Range: $$
425 Hayes Street, Ste A
Mexican Cuisine - Reservations not accepted

Souvla
415-400-5458
Price Range: $$
Greek Cuisine - Reservations not accepted

1601 Bar & Kitchen
415-552-1601
Price Range: $$$
1601 Howard Street
French/Sri Lankan - Reservations recommended 

Directions & Parking

SFJAZZ Center is located at the corner of Franklin and Fell streets in San Francisco’s Hayes Valley neighborhood. It is easily accessible from Muni Metro (Van Ness or Civic Center stations) and BART (Civic Center station).

As a benefit of SFJAZZ membership, Members have the exclusive opportunity to pre-purchase parking. For more information, click here

Public Transit

For detailed directions, visit 511.org.

Muni Routes: 5, 6, 7X, 21, 47, 49, 71, 7/7R, 90
Muni Metro: Van Ness or Civic Center stations
BART: Civic Center station

Parking Near SFJAZZ Center

No. Parking Lot Location
1 Performing Arts Garage Grove between Franklin & Gough     
2 Civic Center Plaza Garage McAllister between Polk & Larkin
3 California Parking Hickory and Franklin
4 Place 2 Park Oak and Franklin
5 Douglas Parking Polk and Fell
6 Place 2 Park Polk and Hayes
7 Central Parking System Polk and Hayes
8 Opera Plaza Garage
(Valet Parking)
601 Van Ness St.
9 Place 2 Park Golden Gate between Gough and Franklin
10 Tower Valet Parking Gough and Grove

Area Map

SFJAZZ Center is Now Open!

Receives Rave Reviews!!!

"...a glimpse of the future...This long-awaited enterprise is off to a bang-up start." — The New York Times
"…celebratory and often jaw-dropping collaborations." — San Francisco Chronicle
"…a feeling that this indeed may approximate what jazz looks like in 2013." — Los Angeles Times
"They built it, and now it is time for people who take their jazz listening seriously to come." — SF Examiner
"(SFJAZZ) has set a very high bar for preserving the jazz genre." — SF Weekly

Read the Reviews:
As Open as the Genre It Celebrates by The New York Times
SFJAZZ Center Opens as Temple of Jazz in California by The New York Times
San Francisco turns up the sound on jazz by LA Times
SFJAZZ Center Makes a Splash on Opening Night by LA Times
SFJAZZ Concert Hall - Upbeat Opening by SFGate.com
West Coast gets swing at San Francisco jazz center by San Jose Mercury News
The first week of concerts at the new SFJAZZ Center by SF Examiner
SFJAZZ Center's Opening Night Concert by SF Weekly
A New Cultural Hub For San Francisco by Dwell Magazine

Following directly on the heels of Opening Week, Week 2 of Grand Opening is devoted to local artists who have helped make San Francisco a rich and diverse hotspot for jazz creation. These musicians have established themselves as truly world-class performers, and we’re honored to have them grace the stage at the SFJAZZ Center.

Opening Week 2: Jazz in the City Shows

Box Office Retail & Group Sales Assistant Manager

Job Description

Assume responsibility for the store's profitability; work with the finance department to ensure that all sales and reports are appropriately logged and reported in a timely manner. Manage inventory and strategize on merchandise line development an ordering. Perform inventory audits. Fulfill website orders and respond to customers.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Exhibit excellent floor presence and train the box office team on customer service, sales techniques and merchandising.
  • Achieve a functional processing system to ensure that merchandise is placed promptly when delivered and the sales area is fully stocked, organized and clean; ensure that carts for intermission sales are properly stocked and ready for sales.
  • Sell tickets and provide general information to the public at the Box Office; build and process data from Tessitura ticketing system.
  • Manage part-time box office staff.
  • Build group sales program targeted at adult and student group visitors and tour operators including development of policies, staff, and marketing collateral.
  • Manage SFJAZZ shows and events as necessary.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 5 to 7 years retail and/or box office experience.
  • Tessitura or other ticketing software experience.
  • Excellent written and verbal and interpersonal communications skills.
  • Prior management experience

SALARY:

The salary will be based upon professional and academic experience. Please send your resume, cover letter and salary requirements to jobs@sfjazz.org. Mention “Box Office Retail and Group Sales Assistant Manager” in the subject line. Resumes without salary requirements will not be considered.

Resumes will be accepted until position filled.

***SFJAZZ is an equal opportunity employer, and is committed to a diverse and harmonious workplace. We extend our thanks and appreciation to all applicants for their expressed interest in working at SFJAZZ and will contact those selected for an interview.

Digital Resources Coordinator

Job Description

The Digital Resources Coordinator assists the Education Department with aspects of video and audio content asset management and supervises students in the Digital Lab program of the SFJAZZ Center. This person will report to the Director of Education and is responsible for overseeing, managing and processing all archival photographic, audio and video footage for the Education Department for use on its website as well as social media platforms. In addition, this position entails on-site assistance and troubleshooting in the Center’s Digital Lab room, supervising students and helping maintain smooth functionality of all workstations and regularly updating software as well as managing hardware needs. The ideal candidate will have a good understanding of digital music platforms, social media tools and audio/video editing skills as well as a strong attention to detail.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Archive digital assets for the Education Department in a clear, organized manner
  • Coordinate with photographers, videographers and recording engineers to ensure the Education Dept has quality and relevant digital assets of existing and new programs
  • When appropriate, photograph, video or audio record programs for the Education Dept
  • Assist Digital Lab students with music software and hardware issues and questions
  • Ensure that the Digital Lab runs smoothly
  • Ensure all lab equipment is working properly and is regularly maintained
  • Ensure that all lab software is updated regularly
  • Maintain the Education Dept website and post updated content to program pages as well as social media sites, including management of future Dept blog

This list of duties and responsibilities is not all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties or responsibilities that management may deem necessary from time to time.

STATUS AND SCOPE:

  • Highly detail oriented; ability to meet deadlines and effective problem solving skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to operate independently with minimal supervision
  • Comfort with a flexible and changing work environment and schedule
  • Strong knowledge and experience with digital music software including (but not limited to) ProTools, Sibelius, Logic Studio and other current DAW platforms
  • Experience and confidence in audio and video editing a plus
  • Facility with social media tools including YouTube, Facebook and blogging platforms
  • Knowledge of music workstation environments and hardware set-up as well as software integration and upkeep
  • Experience with CMS and other web-based platforms
  • Knowledge of photo editing software such as Photoshop a plus

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Undergraduate or graduate work in digital music or equivalent professional experience required
  • Minimum one year administrative/office experience required
  • Experience working in the music industry a plus
  • Experience with CMS and web-based platforms a plus
  • Experience with audio and video content management required

SALARY:

The salary will be based upon professional and academic experience. Please send your resume, cover letter and salary requirements to jobs@sfjazz.org. Mention “Digital Resources Coordinator” in the subject line. Resumes without salary requirements will not be considered.

Resumes will be accepted until position filled.

***SFJAZZ is an equal opportunity employer, and is committed to a diverse and harmonious workplace. We extend our thanks and appreciation to all applicants for their expressed interest in working at SFJAZZ and will contact those selected for an interview.

Prominent San Francisco Chef Charles Phan Partners with SFJAZZ

SFJAZZ Center Grand Opening & Season 1 Announced

Exciting educational programs designed for teens and adults, aspiring musicians and experienced singers and instrumentalists.

Digital Lab Program

Learn music and audio production in our state-of-the-art Digital Lab! In our music production suite here at SFJAZZ we offer exciting and insightful audio courses for older teens and adults in recording, mixing, audio production, songwriting, arranging, music theory and more. Our low student-teacher ratio and top shelf gear and software make our Digital Lab courses the destination for digital music production!

Maximum 8 students per class; those wishing to use their personal computer are required to have the most recent version of the specific software installed.

Recording, Mixing and Live Performance in the Digital Realm. Learn Logic, Ableton Live and ProTools in our state of the art facility at SFJAZZ.

Mondays 4/4 - 4/25 • 6:30-9:30pm (4-week course)
Ableton Live
Members $300 / Public $360
Jef Stott, Instructor

Summer 2016 Digital Lab Bootcamps
Jul 11 1:00pm

Digital Lab:
Digital Music Production
w/Logic Pro X 

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Jul 18 1:00pm

Pro Tools 101:
From Mic to DAW

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

Buy Tickets
Aug 01 1:00pm

Audio Production and Remixing with Ableton Live

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Programs & Classes

Workshops, Master classes, Digital Labs, Lectures and more!

Exciting educational programs designed for teens and adults, aspiring musicians and experienced singers and instrumentalists.

Jazz history, live performance, classic audio and exciting video make Discover Jazz the most distinctive jazz appreciation course available for adults.

Exciting educational programs designed for teens and adults, aspiring musicians and experienced singers and instrumentalists.

The SFJAZZ Digital Lab offers an array of instruction in digital music production, including theory and musicianship, MIDI basics, notation skills, sequencing and audio recording as well as basic introduction to the digital workstation environment. Our intimate Digital Lab space is ideally suited to providing small-group instruction with top-notch faculty in a state-of-the-art environment.

SFJAZZ World Drum Weekend

Sat-Sun, Aug 8-9, 2015 · Joe Henderson Lab
SFJAZZ Education welcomes master percussionists from around the globe to celebrate the power of the drum. Expert faculty include native instructors from Venezuela, Brazil, Cuba, Perú and more! Suitable for all levels, these hands-on workshops will get everyone playing together and sharing the wealth of diverse world rhythms.

SFJAZZ survey programs combine live performance, lecture, multimedia and audience Q&A. This summer we dig deep into musical traditions from around the globe and celebrate legends and trendsetters alike. No musical experience necessary!

A limited number of full and partial need-based scholarships are available to all programs. Please contact SFJAZZ Education for info: scholarships@sfjazz.org, 415-283-0343.