A central market cocktail bar in the historic Hearst building, featuring live music with an ambiance of California's printing and newspaper legacy.Plan to see Local Edition and other attractions that appeal to you using our San Francisco travel planner.
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Local Edition Reviews
Whilst visiting San Francisco we came across this place in my lonely planet book so thought we’d give it a try. And we were thrilled we did! Having sampled too many poorly mixed and sugary cocktails e... more »
I was asked for ID to enter the bar - I am a man in his mid 50s! I showed a work ID with a photo and the date I joined the company, but apparently the doorman is either incapable or unable to use any ... more »
Honestly, not sure why this is called a speak easy. It has more of a lounge-venue feel. The cocktails came out really fast and tasted like they were made quickly. I expected a more intimate atmosphere where you can see your drinks being made and the bartenders taking time and care to make them. This is just more of cocktail bar that's underground. Nothing special here.
Absolutely loved this. Quiet enough to have a conversation, but the live music was also very good. Lots of people that know how to dance that jazzy swing style. Cocktails were excellent.
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