China Live, San Francisco:

There’s a lot of buzz around this place that will open its doors this year. China Live will be a 30,000-square-foot one-stop destination for Chinese food and culture, boasting several bars and restaurants, a rare tea shop, and a market selling Chinese ingredients and kitchenware. Its aim is to make Chinese food more accessible to food lovers, focusing on authentic regional cuisines – American Express essentials (02.05.15)