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Bars and nightlife in Financial District, San Francisco

Top bars

Cocktail Bar
“Amazing cocktails, and cool vibes with occasional jazz concerts and almost a New York vibe.”
  • 47 locals recommend
Greek Restaurant
“Taverna-inspired cuisine served in a candlelit, wood-beamed dining room that lures a chic crowd.”
  • 46 locals recommend
Dive Bar
“Famous bar where the great Bob Dylan once hung out. Located right next to City Lights bookstore, it's the place where the great poets of yore gathered for drinks and fun.”
  • 41 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
“Great place to grab a drink. Great ambience, sometime they have a live jazz band on the weekends. ”
  • 32 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
“Looks like a library and has a great menu of mixed drinks you won't find elsewhere. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“Iconic bar and restaurant in North Beach where the great bar and drinks are matched by the menu (which you can order at the bar!). And when you are done, you can walk around North Beach and explore one of the most interesting neighborhoods in the city.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
“Casual laid back bar with a cozy ambiance in the financial district. Tons of working professionals flock to this venue.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“The oldest restaurant in San Francisco. This old school restaurant serves great steaks and seafood among other American dishes.”
  • 19 locals recommend

Nightclubs

Cocktail Bar
“Amazing cocktails, and cool vibes with occasional jazz concerts and almost a New York vibe.”
  • 47 locals recommend
Dive Bar
“Famous bar where the great Bob Dylan once hung out. Located right next to City Lights bookstore, it's the place where the great poets of yore gathered for drinks and fun.”
  • 41 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
“Travel back in time when you step in the door. Old school elegance, live jazz, wonderful food, great cocktails. Always a favorite.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Nightclub
“This place has been renovated is is truly amazing, the drinks are rather overpriced but the music is phenomenal ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Bar
“A very trendy restaurant with great Japanese food (sushi + non-sushi are both excellent here). The lounge downstairs is a bit more laid-back, while the upstairs is more formal dining. A bit pricier, but delicious and a great spot for a date night.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Thai Restaurant
“Great restaurant in a great area! On the Embarcadero where you will have great views of the Bay Bridge!”
  • 11 locals recommend
Tobacconist
“Great outdoor space where you can smoke cigars. Lots of live music - often salsa.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
“Bottomless Mimosas and a variety of juice to try. Loud music, younger crowd, good food. Expect a long wait for brunch on a Saturday. ”
  • 5 locals recommend

Music venues

French Restaurant
“A tiny and wonderful classic French restaurant on a very quaint and quiet alley downtown. Enjoy champagne and their fabulous pate plate! ”
  • 8 locals recommend
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