Our Cooking Matters program offers free cooking and nutrition classes to adults, children and families. We are always looking for volunteer chefs, nutritionists, and food lovers. Learn more about Cooking Matters here or click here to volunteer!
In The Gallery
by Laura Parker
Everything we see is dependent on what we do not see: the soil, the roots, and the microorganisms. Our world, and that includes us, could not exist without the soil. We walk on it, we eat it, we build with it, we breath it.
Apr 5 - May 30 | More Info
Open Gallery Hours Saturdays 12-4pm
Rent Our Space
Whether you are planning an elegant cocktail party, intimate birthday dinner, a bridal shower, cooking class, or an off-site business meeting, 18 Reasons may be the perfect venue for your next event! We are located in the heart of the Mission District, and our gallery space, with long raw-edge wooden tables, iron and wood bar, cooking library, and a rotating art exhibition, offers a beautiful setting for your party or gathering. We can accommodate up to 25 people for seated dinners and 45 people for cocktail parties.
For any event where food will be served, we work with Bi-Rite Catering to create the perfect meal and beverage pairings. Please check out the catering menu HERE.
For hands-on cooking classes, we work with a selection of our best teachers to offer the experienced and new cook alike opportunities to learn how to hand-roll pasta, master a vegetable-focused meal, pair beer and cheese, and much more.
We offer discounts to non-profit groups and neighbors!
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