San Francisco Nightlife

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  • 1. Night Clubs

    Liquid's resurrection is Pink, the brainchild of two French hipsters one of which is DJ Franky Boissy who spins Latin House and Deep, sexy house. The cool ambiance is heightened by rose scented...

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  • 2. Beer / Wine Bars

    I'm throwing this in for one reason: the patio. The Cannery as a whole is a complete waste of space but this place has an outdoor courtyard bar that's good for killing a couple of pints on a sunny day...

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  • 3. Bubble Lounge

    On Friday, 11 July 2003, it was a day that will live in all our memories. After spending 18 months being corrupted in the *seedy* bars of Amsterdam, our dear innocent JOHNNY_CA finally returns home to...

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  • 4. Art / Theater / Concerts

    If you want a good night of theater, check out the A.C.T. No need to dress up unless you want to. Some people get really in to it and dress really nicely. I go after work and am usually in jeans and a...

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  • 5. Eating / Drinking

    My nice bar for eats and people watching would be in the Hotel Monaco. downstairs besides the lobby is THE GRAND CAFE with big windows to look out on the live street action. Drinks are great and so is...

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  • 6. Live Music

    If you're looking for some old school swing music or big band sounds, there's no place better than the Starlite Room. Sitting atop the Sir Francis Drake Hotel off of Union Square, the Starlite room is...

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  • 7. SF Streets

    and speaking of the Lusty Lady, here she is on the right side of Kearny looking down from Enrico's. The thing I like most about this place is the girls, tired of being pushed around and taken...

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  • 8. Irish Pubs

    This is a small irish bar which plays live music. The bar staff are very friendly along with the locals who are more than willing to talk. We stumbled upon this bar one morning and ended up drinking...

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  • 9. SOMA District

    Join Affinity Nightlife & GenesisSF every FIRST Saturday of the month at TABU Lounge. TABU 540 4th ST. (cross street is Bryant ST.) San Francisco, CA 94107 Feel the vibe and be on top of the world...

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  • 10. NORTH BEACH

    Every good nightlife area needs one: a late-night pizza joint with good greasy pizza by the slice. Even better? Golden Boy Pizza in North Beach has beer on tap so you can grab a bite to eat without...

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  • 11. Ruby Skye

    This is a high-end outlet located in the very heart of the downtown, close to the Union Square. The building where it is situated is a historic landmark - it was built in the end of 19th century and...

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  • 12. Vesuvio Cafe

    Located next to the City Lights bookstore, the Vesuvio was one of the Beat poets' favorite watering holes. It all began when Neal Cassady (the real life "Dean Moriarty" from Jack Kerouac's classic...

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  • 13. Dancing

    Every first Saturday of the month, the Elbo Room has a soul music party. DJs play amazing 60's soul while the dance floor is covered with dancers. It's a lot of fun, especially if you are into soul...

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  • 14. Boom Boom Room

    We payed $15 for the entrance plus the drinks (the beers were about $5 each) so considering that we went there just to drink something it wasn’t cheap. There are live shows every night you can check...

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  • 15. Blondies Bar

    Blondie's is a great place to meet your friends for a couple of drinks before heading off to the rest of the evening festivities. A casual, informal, laid back environment in the Mission District of...

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  • 16. 1015 Folsom ( Release & Spundae )

    This is SF’s oldest, biggest, and most worldly known nightclub. With 4 to 5 different rooms, all with different genres of electronic music, from the breaks and Drum&Bass in the basement, to the 80’s...

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  • 17. MISSION District

    Amnesia is your typical mission bar - small, good beer, cash only, illuminated by red lights and full of weird chotchkies hung from the ceiling. Oh and maybe some left over Christmas decorations. What...

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  • 18. Cafe Del Mar- SF Sunset Party

    San Francisco caters to a large party scene and during the summer’s weekends – it is not difficult to find a venue of your liking. This was the (first of 3) Sunset Party’s scheduled for this summer....

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  • 19. Sony Metreon

    This gleaming mass of brushed-chrome, plate-glass and 21st century attitude is one of The City's best shopping and entertainment complexes with first-rate shops, restaurants, attractions, and 15...

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  • 20. Polly Esthers Culture Club

    Polyester A down-market 80s club, open late, in a pretty seedy neighbourhood not too far from Union Square. It's well known, so anyone will be able to direct you to it. Large and sweaty, there's a...

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  • 21. Savoy Tivoli

    Savoy Tivoli is reputedly the best bar/ cafe in North Beach and the loooong queue on weekends is a great testament to the bold claim. It's a real cool and fun place with loads of atmosphere (European...

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  • 22. Information / Sources

    The deal with this place is that the now dead owner of the place was nuts and EVERYONE in the city has a story. First things first: it was hardly open, and I mean like maybe 20 hours a month. Next...

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  • 23. Ramblas

    On his stopover in San Francisco from Tokyo to Boston, DGEORGE10 met with GEISHA_GIRL and some of his old Grad School buddies for a night of dinner and dancing. Our first stop was at RAMBLAS in the...

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  • 24. Buena Vista Cafe

    The very first time I went to the Buena Vista Cafe was on my very first trip to San Francisco back in 1985. I was in San Francisco (actually across the bay in San Leandro) teaching a sales class of 7...

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  • 25. More Parties in SF

    Anon Salon is a monthly "interactive" party combining technology, science, arts, and (yes!) drinking brought to you by the founders of Burning Man!! The location changes, so log on to...

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