San Francisco Partying Cheat Sheet

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San Francisco is one of the most liberal and hipster cities in the United States, and its nightlife is likewise diverse! Check out our SF Super Locals' favorite partying and after-partying venues, below.

Best Bar Area: Bourbon & Branch

Back in the 1920s, alcohol was outlawed in the US and those that wished to consume alcohol had to do so in a hidden "speakeasy". Bourbon & Branch is one of such illegal venues. Reservations needed.

Bourbon & Branch Bar in San Francisco
Bourbon & Branch Bar in San Francisco

Best Clubs: Audio

With an infamous sound system, Audio is an intimate electronic dance music club that sticks to the underground sounds. It's Super Local David's favorite weekend spot for a DJ show. No dress code!

Audio Club San Francisco
Audio Club San Francisco

Best Live Music Venue: Local Editions

A dark and sexy bar with live Jazz shows, with bartenders that can make a mean cocktail. It's Super Local Steve's favorite hangout spot in downtown SF.

Local Editions Live Bar San Francisco
Local Editions Live Bar San Francisco

Best Drunk Munchie: El Farolito

Legendary burritos in the Mission have been described as "life-changing". Wide consensus as the best post-bar food spot and it hits the spot for under $10!

El Farolito Best Drunk Food of San Francisco
El Farolito Best Drunk Food of San Francisco

Hangover Breakfast: Little Skillet

You don't have to be hungover to enjoy the chicken and waffle breakfast at Little Skillet!

Little Skillet in San Francisco
Little Skillet in San Francisco

Last Call: 2am

Keep in mind that in San Francisco, the last call for serving alcoholic beverages is 2am, so you got to get your drink on before then!

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