Image from the trip: not that the cellphone cam did it any favors, but this is the "mascot" of Javacat at 20th and Geary San Francisco.
I asked why the place was called "Javacat," but the owner said she'd bought it with that name. Too bad. I was hoping she had a story.
But here's a review of Javacat along with a bunch of other good caffinated SF hangouts.