The Man Issue 08: Rufus Watkins
By Tango Diva
Name: Rufus Nathaniel Watkins
Hometown: San Francisco, California
Occupation: Thoroughbred Horse Owner
1.Where do single people like to meet up?
Redwood Room at the Clift Hotel, the XXYZ bar at the W Hotel, the Alembic Bar on Haight Street, Peet's Coffee at Sacramento and Fillmore Street, Swig Bar and at 111 Minna Gallery.
2.) What are your favorite places to eat and drink?
Some of my favorites are Gary Danko's, Clift Hotel: Asia De Cuba at the Clift Hotel, Lulu’s in SoMa, Slanted Door in the Ferry Building, Fresca-California on Fillmore Street, the Thirsty Bear Restaurant and the Elite Cafe- between California and Fillmore Streets.
3.) Where should we stay when we visit?
The W Hotel is very hip and cool, so is the Clift Hotel. The Queen Anne Hotel is quaint.
4.) What qualities do you find irresistible in a woman?
Listening, confidence, positive energy, sassy and good manners.
5.) Where can we find you on a free Sunday afternoon?
At Peet's Coffee on Sacramento/Fillmore Street, drinking an iced tea and chatting with people.
6.) What do you love most about your hometown( Besides our arrival)?
What I love most about San Francisco is the Positive Energy. I can feel the magical, positive energy, everyday!
7.) What should we bring we visit? What should leave with?
Bring a camera, a dinner dress, hiking boots (we might go hiking), a travel notepad, positive energy and an adventuresome attitude
Leave with pictures of all the great sites like the Golden Gate Bridge, Fairmont, Grace Cathedral, Cable Car rides, etc… Also grab some matchboxes from all the great restaurants in San Francisco that we visit. And don't forget about pictures of me and you.
8.) What do we absolutely have to see while we’re there?
Beach Blanket Babylon
9.) Any areas of town we should avoid?
There are some challenging areas in San Francisco. But you do not have worry, because I will be by your side!!!
10.) Any local secrets you want to share?
I do not know any local secrets, but I do know that San Francisco is a Magical City, that has many places to explore from North Beach to Mt. Davidson.