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Connie Pistilli
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San Francisco's Trendiest Nightlife Spots

Featured Guide
Want to enjoy craft cocktails in a cool setting? Look no further, these are the spots to hit up.
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    Sexy and cool lounge in the Mission from the guys of kink.com. Great happy hour specials from 5-8pm. The back room is perfect for private parties. Plus, you can plan a tour at The SF... more
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    Amazing remodel of the former Medjool space. A sexy dimly lit Argentinian steakhouse now, Lolinda serves up tasty tapas and excellent craft cocktails. The rooftop is still under... more
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    One of the best restaurants in SF - certainly the best Peruvian. Definitely do the cebiche sampler, the octopus skewers (I've never had octopus prepared so well), lomo... more
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    The ultimate speakeasy in SF. You must make advanced reservations to drink here. All of their cocktails are crafted by some of the top mixologists around. The Russells Room is a... more
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    The guys from Burbon and Branch really hit a home run each time they open up a new bar in the city. Tradition is probably my favorite of all the locations because it's intimate... more
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    The space is awesome, modeling itself after warehouses that store barrels of whiskey. There are two bars, two levels, and bathrooms that are apparently too hard to figure out how... more
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    Like all W hotels, this one is ultra luxe, with funky Japonais decor in the rooms. You also can't go wrong with the location - right next to the SFMOMA and a few blocks from Union... more
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    25 Lusk epitomizes industrial chic. A place you'd more likely find in NYC than SF, it's the perfect spot to hit if hip and sexy is what you're in the mood for. The... more
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    This sexy dimly lit bar on the bottom floor of Roka Akor is perfect for intimate dates of group parties. They also offer bar food not on the menu upstairs.... more
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    Local Edition is easily my new favorite bar in the city! The cocktails are AMAZING! Part of the Bourbon & Branch family of craft cocktail bars, Local Edition pays homage to its... more
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    Hakkasan is hot! A sexy and modern upscale Chinese restaurant that's great for dates or a fabulous girls' night out. The large bar area is a perfect meeting spot to grab... more
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    12 Novela
    Sexy new cocktail lounge that took over the home of the old ultralounge Fluid in SoMa. Love the complete facelift of the space. The decor is very library chic - you'll find... more
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    13 Rye
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    Personally, I'm a fan. But guys, you probably don't want to take a first date here for drinks. Although the ambiance is sexy and the cocktails are great, the male to... more