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If you are looking for a trendy and social bar, come to the Lush Lounge, known for their specialty cocktails, comfortable environment, and great service. Voted "Best Pick-up Bar in San Francisco" and "Best Cosmopolitan" by the Chronicle, Lush features a variety of bargain-priced drinks: assorted flavored martinis and margaritas, a killer Bloody Mary, a bitter-sweet lemon drop, frozen drinks, and much more. Lush has it all. Leafy plants decorate the entrance of the room, and the walls are covered with vinyl records and posters of timeless stars like The Rat Pack and Marilyn Monroe. Two televisions are set above the bar that air classic videos such as Alfred Hitchcock's "Vertigo."
The Owl Tree in the heart of downtown San Francisco reinvents itself while retaining its original nostalgic charm. This hidden gem boasts unrivaled bartending skills that give way to classical and creative cocktails including Hendrick's cucumber gimlet, lychee pineapple martini and mango mojito. With a curiously subdued atmosphere, complete with soft lighting and quaint decor, you can almost imagine having wandered into a classic film noir. Exposed brick walls, mahogany furnishings, old-worldly accents and red undertones are punctuated with mosaics, murals and antiques of owls to create a unique ambiance. Enjoy daily happy hours with an array of premium beer, wines and spirits.
Step inside the Fly Bar & Restaurant and you'll find a trendy blend of neo-modern, avant garde and retro chic. Deep purple walls surround the bar and the walls have an ever changing mix of artwork. The menu, like the decor, reflects many influences. You'll find fusion dishes along with American comfort food, including mini pizzas. The bar has a great selection of beers and wine, but if you're not sure what to order you can't go wrong with their tasty Pink Ginger. The Fly Bar & Restaurant is also known for its fantastic Happy Hour deals.
B Restaurant & Bar enjoys a prime location perched on the roof of Yerba Buena Gardens. They serve up delicious New American fare with a nice view of the gardens, especially from the amazing patio. B Restaurant is a great spot to enjoy happy hour with oysters and delicious cocktails to brighten up your day.
The Edge is a popular gay bar with a friendly atmosphere in the Castro. Happy hour is particularly happy here which lasts an extended time and features some amazing deals. Drop in, make new friends, enjoy the scene and find out how amazing this long happy hour is. With Cheap drinks, fun live events, and a great atmosphere, The Edge one of the best gay bars in city as well as one of the most budget friendly nightspots.
Brought to you by the same people who opened Absinthe Brasserie & Bar, Comstock Saloon is a lively establishment that maintains a Barbary Coast ambiance while serving up some delicious contemporary American food. Complete with a 20-foot mahogany bar, the cocktails here are legendary, as are the live music performances. Dishes have included the rustic yet decadent concoctions like Beef Shank and Bone Marrow Pot Pie and Ricotta Gnocchi. If you want a place to simply unwind, an evening at Comstock Saloon won't disappoint.
If you're looking for a great place for a drink after work, Harrington's Bar & Grill couldn't be more obvious. They serve all your favorite pub grub like burgers, salads, and sandwiches so you'll never go hungry either. This is very popular with the 20-somethings working in the Financial District, so its a great place to meet people. There is also a patio if you feel like an afternoon lunch. The atmosphere is usually very relaxed, but as the after-work crowd comes in it can get noisy.
Eating seafood comes naturally when you see Waterbar's beautiful view of the bay and the Bay Bridge. Tanks display the fish available for eating and there is a large raw bar in the dining room. The seafood is sustainable for clear conscience eating. Try pressed lobster or whole oven-roasted petit local halibut. There is a full bar to complement your meal, and valet parking is also available.