51 "Drinking Good Cocktails" restaurants in San Francisco.
Ramen Shop in Rockridge does a very California (and a very good) take on ramen.
Order rum cocktails and skillet-fried chicken at this laid-back Caribbean spot in Old Oakland.
Nari is a Thai restaurant in Japantown with a breathtaking dining room and food worth traveling across town for.
Macondray is a cocktail bar in Russian Hill with plenty of fruity drinks and more plants than you can count.
This neighborhood bar in the Sunset has cheap drinks, friendly bartenders, and, like the name suggests, a cozy fireplace.
Evil Eye in the Mission serves cocktails and punch bowls in a setting inspired by the ’70s.
When things start to get rowdy at El Rio, Virgil’s is right next door and serves reasonably-priced cocktails.
Old Devil Moon is a laid-back Bernal Heights bar with excellent cocktails and plenty of beers on tap.
Hopscotch does Japanese-inspired takes on classic American dishes in a laid-back space.
If you want to drink outdoors but don’t want to go to a beer garden, head to The Double Standard in Oakland.
This Uptown bar is an institution that serves the best greyhounds in Oakland.
First Edition is a comic book-themed bar that serves cocktails, beer, and wine in a massive, loft-like space. Capes not required.
Make Westing offers great cocktails and bocce ball in Uptown Oakland, and is an ideal spot to come drink before a show at the Fox Theater.
Sea Star is a dive bar in the Dogpatch with creative cocktails and a pool table in the back.