Beso Bistro and Wine Bar 502 Palm Dr, Novato, CA94949 The site of the old Hamilton Cafe, which closed in April 2011, was reopened as Beso Bistro and Wine Bar in December…More 2012. Leo Correa and his wife, Erika, made some significant upgrades to the city-owned historic building, which was part of the original Hamilton Army Air Field (which later became Hamilton Air Force Base). The Correas also own Picante Taqueria in San Rafael. Beso offers California cuisine with an emphasis on seafood. Watch for a signature Peruvian dish from Leo Correa's mother country, called lomo saltado, a kind of beef stir fry.