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About our team

Whitechapel is the vision of bartender Alex Smith (Novela, Gitane, Gather, Honor Bar, SF Chronicle Bar Star 2011) and Smuggler’s Cove owner Martin Cate (World’s 50 best bars 2011-12-13-14 [Drinks International], 50 Greatest Bars on Earth (The Times of London), Best Bars in America 2013 [Esquire Magazine], and Best Cocktails in San Francisco 2014 [SF Weekly Readers’ Poll]).

Along with John Park, Managing Partner of Novela, Whitechapel is not just a destination for gin lovers, but for everyone looking to experience remarkable cocktails and food expertly prepared in an incredible setting.