Cafe Capitalism, San Francisco Style

NYT: Cafe Capitalism, San Francisco Style. Coffee shops in SF, where new startups hang out and VCs go hunting for companies to fund.

Indeed, San Francisco cafes have emerged as the new office of choice for many small start-ups. Atlas Cafe, also in the eclectic Mission District, is one, and Coffee to the People in the Haight is another. But Ritual, located between a heating repair shop and a video store, is perhaps the most popular. And Ritual is a bastion of capitalist fervor.