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Top bar recommendations from locals

Cocktail Bar
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“Amazing cocktails, and cool vibes with occasional jazz concerts and almost a New York vibe.”
  • 47 locals recommend
Greek Restaurant
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“Taverna-inspired cuisine served in a candlelit, wood-beamed dining room that lures a chic crowd.”
  • 46 locals recommend
Dive Bar
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“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
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“Great place to grab a drink. Great ambience, sometime they have a live jazz band on the weekends. ”
  • 32 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“Looks like a library and has a great menu of mixed drinks you won't find elsewhere. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“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
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“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
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“The oldest restaurant in San Francisco. This old school restaurant serves great steaks and seafood among other American dishes.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Dive Bar
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“Bar & Blues - the oldest continuous running bar in SF! This is the real deal with live blues every night. Cash only and old-timey feel. Best place for good reasonably priced drinks. Good pick up bar and a place to go dancing!”
  • 19 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“You wouldn't guess there's a bar here...it's a tucked away spot popular with locals for great cocktails and yummy tapas.”
  • 19 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
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“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
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“This place has been renovated is is truly amazing, the drinks are rather overpriced but the music is phenomenal ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Bar
“Chinese bar - try the Mai Tai and the Mao Tai. Very different. The Mai Tai will make you hula but the Mao Tai will make you a Dothraki! ”
  • 18 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
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“$$$ Wayfare Tavern is Tyler Florence’s Place. We love the fried chicken and deviled eggs and craft cocktails. We like to sit up at the counter and watch the chefs rock it out. Reservations STRONGLY suggested. ”
  • 17 locals recommend
Spanish Restaurant
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“Michael Chiarello's SF spot... sexy!!! sexy drinks, views, people. Walk in without reservations and sit at the bar, or reserve in the dining room.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“Best hidden upscale bar, beautiful interior and tasty drinks, snacks, and a jukebox!”
  • 14 locals recommend