Meet Your Mixologist

Delarosa bartender Will Smith takes his work home with him

Delarosa Marina district folks come to this small, modern pizzeria and bar…

 

Hakkasan has a prescription for your drinking needs

Overlooking the Market Street hustle, FiDi workers in matte gray suits, striped…

 

Bocce Cafe bartender knows his way around the place

A long tree-lined, roofless corridor delivers patrons into this Italian restaurant and…

 

Take a trip back in time at The Hancock Room

After two years of collecting furniture, one might find in the formal…

Drinks, design at Wild Hare send you down rabbit hole

Owing its unique design to artist Michael Brennan — who also styled…

Hard Water bartender is a true craftswoman

Named after the high mineral content of Kentucky’s streams, famed local restaurateur…

San Francisco bar Trad’r Sam whips up icy drinks in tiki setting

Get cozy in one of the ornate rattan booths, and you might…

Comstock stays true to roots while serving creative cocktails

Built shortly after the 1906 earthquake and fire, this historic building has…

Qi’s cocktails channel serene philosophy

It just might represent the new face of a South of Market…

Take a page — or a sip — from Two Sisters Bar and Books

This narrow and dimly lit tavern in Hayes Valley offers bibliophiles and…

‘Farm-to-glass’ flavors rule cocktail list at Zero Zero

When a bar works closely with a top-notch kitchen, expect good things…

Raven offers spiffy cocktails and sweaty dance scene

Odd pairings have been a hallmark of this Folsom Street bar even…

Dane Barca makes cocktails with a twist of the 19th century

In the four years since this Tiki-est of all Tiki bars opened,…

Meet your mixologist: Tonic

Tonic It would be easy to overlook the details of a neighborhood…

Old Ship Saloon boasts Gold Rush roots

The Old Ship Saloon: Its picturesque life began in Gold Rush days…

Meet Your Mixologist: One sweet scene

For a popular neighborhood populated with great bars, Sweetie’s stands out because…

Meet Your Mixologist: Harmony Fraga, Farmer Brown

In a saloon town such as San Francisco, the bartender plays a…

Meet Your Mixologist: Bill Watson, Perry's

In a saloon town such as San Francisco, the bartender plays a…