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Five New Drinking Spots to Try in SF

Five New Drinking Spots to Try in SF

The bar scene continues to evolve in San Francisco, from cocktails to beer and wine too. Here are some of the newest watering holes worth checking out.

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Happy Hour: A Happy Ending at the Royal Tug Yacht Club

Happy Hour: A Happy Ending at the Royal Tug Yacht Club

With a name that could create some confusion at a few shady massage parlors nearby, Royal Tug Yacht Club (est. 2069) recently made its debut in the Tendornob. The small space opened about a month ago on the corner at Bush St. at Taylor St.,…

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Polk Street Bar Bigfoot Lodge to Close, Reopen as ‘Cabin’

Polk Street Bar Bigfoot Lodge to Close, Reopen as ‘Cabin’

The space housing Bigfoot Lodge, a staple for years on the Polk Street bar strip, is getting a makeover starting next week with a new owner and new name.

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Late Night Boozing Bill Fails to Pass Senate Committee

Late Night Boozing Bill Fails to Pass Senate Committee

A bill proposed by San Francisco state Senator Mark Leno that would have allowed businesses to stay open later and sell alcohol until 4:00am has failed to clear the Senate Governmental Organization Committee.

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Is SF Ready for Alcohol Sales After 2am?

Is SF Ready for Alcohol Sales After 2am?

State Senator Mark Leno has proposed a bill that would allow communities the option of extending beverage service until 4am at restaurants, night clubs and bars, pending a full public approval process—something that could greatly affect San Francisco’s nightlife scene.

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Food and Charity Join Forces This Week

Food and Charity Join Forces This Week

There are plenty of opportunities this week for food and cocktail lovers to enjoy nights out – and also to contribute to a charitable cause.

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Founder Explains Controversial Nightlife App SceneTap

Founder Explains Controversial Nightlife App SceneTap

Over the last week, an app has been launched in San Francisco that has come under the spotlight of many concerned with privacy issues. But SceneTap founder and CEO Cole Harper is attempting to quell the uproar over the technology.

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Drinking Underground at Local Edition

Drinking Underground at Local Edition

There’s a new bar on the scene, but you won’t be able to spot it very easily. There’s no sign hanging outside and it’s completely underground. But that’s all part of the allure of Local Edition.

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Five of the Best Quiz Nights in SF

Five of the Best Quiz Nights in SF

Lucky Strike opens this week in South Beach and will feature a game room with a trivia area replete with “Jeopardy”-like pedestals. But you don’t need to go all the way down to the ballpark to enjoy a great Quiz Night.

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San Francisco Nightlife a Boon For City Coffers

San Francisco Nightlife a Boon For City Coffers

San Francisco’ nightlife scene generally only makes headlines when something bad happens outside a club or restaurant. But according to a new report by the San Francisco Controller’s Office, the industry contributes more than $4 billion to the local economy.

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Top Wines on Display in San Francisco

Top Wines on Display in San Francisco

City View at Metreon served as the host Wednesday night for perhaps the best wine event in San Francisco, the 8th Annual Wine & Spirit Top 100 Tasting Event.

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Chris Daly, Bar Owner

Chris Daly, Bar Owner

The soon-to-be former SF City Supervisor everyone loves to hates, Chris Daly, is on his way to taking over what is now known as Buck’s Tavern on Market Street. Grubstreet got the scoop on a liquor license that is two seconds away from being approved.

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