San Fran To Do
Li Po Cocktail Lounge is one of San Fran To Do.

1. Li Po Cocktail Lounge

8.0
916 Grant Ave (at Washington St), San Francisco, CA
Dive Bar · Chinatown · 110 tips and reviews

AskMenAskMen: Coolest little bar in Chinatown, where tired regulars, hip locals & confused tourists meet. Tip: Get a shot of the magical Chinese elixir pronounced “in-gah-pay” in the clay bottle behind the bar.

Mr. Bing's is one of San Fran To Do.

2. Mr. Bing's

6.3
201 Columbus Ave (at Pacific Ave), San Francisco, CA
Dive Bar · Chinatown · 37 tips and reviews
Blue Bottle Coffee is one of San Fran To Do.

3. Blue Bottle Coffee

8.5
66 Mint Plaza (at Jessie St), San Francisco, CA
Coffee Shop · SoMa · 736 tips and reviews
Twin Peaks Summit is one of San Fran To Do.

4. Twin Peaks Summit

9.5
100 Christmas Tree Point Rd (at Twin Peaks Blvd), San Francisco, CA
Hill · 274 tips and reviews

Travel ChannelTravel Channel: The geographic center of the city – with an amazing view! As seen on Travel Channel’s The Layover with Anthony Bourdain.

Toronado is one of San Fran To Do.

5. Toronado

8.8
547 Haight St (btwn Steiner St & Fillmore St), San Francisco, CA
Dive Bar · Lower Haight · 292 tips and reviews

Travel ChannelTravel Channel: With over 50 microbrews on tap and 100 bottled beers, this is a great stop for an afternoon drink. As seen on Travel Channel’s The Layover with Anthony Bourdain.

Zeitgeist is one of San Fran To Do.

6. Zeitgeist

8.7
199 Valencia St (at Duboce Ave), San Francisco, CA
Beer Garden · SoMa · 387 tips and reviews

Travel ChannelTravel Channel: A beer garden with bikers, a jukebox with local bands & a back patio full of picnic tables. As recommended by Travel Channel host, Anthony Bourdain.

Pier 23 Cafe is one of San Fran To Do.

7. Pier 23 Cafe

7.9
Pier 23 (btwn Battery St & Green St), San Francisco, CA
Seafood Restaurant · Northern Waterfront · 147 tips and reviews

Travel ChannelTravel Channel: A local hangout with a great view of the bay! As recommended by Travel Channel host, Anthony Bourdain.

To Hyang is one of San Fran To Do.

8. To Hyang

3815 Geary Blvd (at 2nd Ave.), San Francisco, CA
Korean Restaurant · Inner Richmond · 12 tips and reviews

Travel ChannelTravel Channel: This Korean restaurant is known for using home-grown ingredients and staying open late! As seen on Travel Channel’s The Layover with Anthony Bourdain.

Zam Zam is one of San Fran To Do.

9. Zam Zam

8.0
1633 Haight St (at Clayton St), San Francisco, CA
Dive Bar · Haight Ashbury · 22 tips and reviews

Travel ChannelTravel Channel: As recommended by Travel Channel host, Anthony Bourdain.

Off the Grid: 5M @ Fifth and Minna is one of San Fran To Do.

10. Off the Grid: 5M @ Fifth and Minna

410 Minna Street (btwn 5th & Mary St), San Francisco, CA
Street Food Gathering · SoMa · 33 tips and reviews

Travel ChannelTravel Channel: Some of the best street food in San Fran! These trucks are powered largely by solar panels & they notify people of their location via Twitter! As recommended by Travel Channel host, Anthony Bourdain.

Tonga Room & Hurricane Bar is one of San Fran To Do.

11. Tonga Room & Hurricane Bar

7.5
950 Mason St, San Francisco, CA
Tiki Bar · Nob Hill · 179 tips and reviews

Travel ChannelTravel Channel: A genuine Tiki room/Polynesian restaurant at the Fairmont Hotel. Has a swimming pool turned bar & a rain/thunder show! Seen on Travel Channel’s The Layover with Anthony Bourdain.

theLab is one of San Fran To Do.

12. theLab

801 22nd St (Tennessee), San Francisco, CA
Dessert Shop · Dogpatch · 24 tips and reviews
Golden Gate Bridge is one of San Fran To Do.

13. Golden Gate Bridge

Golden Gate Brg S, San Francisco, CA
Bridge · 817 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: The Golden Gate Bridge was the longest suspension bridge span in the world when it was completed in 1937, & has become an internationally recognized symbol of San Francisco and CA.

Golden Gate Park is one of San Fran To Do.

14. Golden Gate Park

9.6
501 Stanyan St (btwn Fulton St & Lincoln Way), San Francisco, CA
Park · Golden Gate Park · 361 tips and reviews

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: Take the kids on an evening “haunted tour” of Stow Lake—legend has it a woman drowned here more than a century ago and still makes spooky appearances.

de Young Museum is one of San Fran To Do.

15. de Young Museum

9.1
50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Dr (at John F Kennedy Dr), San Francisco, CA
Art Museum · Golden Gate Park · 280 tips and reviews

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: From the museum’s copper-clad torqued tower, you can see the Transamerica Pyramid, Sutro Tower, and the top of the Golden Gate Bridge. The tower’s café serves food sourced within a 150-mile radius.

Oracle Park is one of San Fran To Do.

16. Oracle Park

9.1
24 Willie Mays Plz (at King & 3rd St), San Francisco, CA
Baseball Stadium · South Beach · 479 tips and reviews

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: Save time with a pre-game bite at Public House. Their "secret entrance" gets you into the ballpark much faster than lining up outside.

Comstock Saloon is one of San Fran To Do.

17. Comstock Saloon

8.9
155 Columbus Ave (at Pacific Ave), San Francisco, CA
Cocktail Bar · Chinatown · 217 tips and reviews
The Stinking Rose is one of San Fran To Do.

18. The Stinking Rose

6.8
430 Columbus Ave (Vallejo), San Francisco, CA
Italian Restaurant · North Beach · 203 tips and reviews
Lagunitas Brewing Company is one of San Fran To Do.

19. Lagunitas Brewing Company

9.3
1280 N McDowell Blvd (at Scott St), Petaluma, CA
Brewery · 206 tips and reviews
Nopa is one of San Fran To Do.

20. Nopa

9.1
560 Divisadero St (at Hayes St), San Francisco, CA
New American Restaurant · Alamo Square · 557 tips and reviews
Russian River Brewing Company is one of San Fran To Do.

21. Russian River Brewing Company

8.9
725 4th St (btwn D & E St.), Santa Rosa, CA
Brewery · 325 tips and reviews
Southern Pacific Brewing is one of San Fran To Do.

22. Southern Pacific Brewing

8.1
620 Treat Ave (at 19th St), San Francisco, CA
Brewery · Mission District · 288 tips and reviews
Anchor Brewing Company is one of San Fran To Do.

23. Anchor Brewing Company

1705 Mariposa St (at De Haro St), San Francisco, CA
Brewery · Potrero Hill · 83 tips and reviews
21st Amendment Brewery & Restaurant is one of San Fran To Do.

24. 21st Amendment Brewery & Restaurant

8.4
563 2nd St (at De Boom St), San Francisco, CA
Brewery · South Beach · 373 tips and reviews
Sam's Anchor Cafe is one of San Fran To Do.

25. Sam's Anchor Cafe

8.1
27 Main St, Tiburon, CA
Seafood Restaurant · 102 tips and reviews

EsquireEsquire: Congratulations, you've found one of Esquire's Best Bars in America. Sam's outdoor deck is one of the nation's most picturesque places to drink. Good luck biking back to the city.

Bourbon & Branch is one of San Fran To Do.

26. Bourbon & Branch

8.4
501 Jones St (at O'Farrell St), San Francisco, CA
Speakeasy · Tenderloin · 318 tips and reviews

EsquireEsquire: Congratulations, you've found one of Esquire's Best Bars in America. This place is a speakeasy with cocktails that would have made a pre-Prohibition Broadway dandy smile. Our vote: a daiquiri.

The Alembic is one of San Fran To Do.

27. The Alembic

8.7
1725 Haight St (btwn Cole & Shrader St), San Francisco, CA
Cocktail Bar · Haight Ashbury · 236 tips and reviews

EsquireEsquire: Congratulations, you've found one of Esquire's Best Bars in America. We recommend ordering a gilded lily, although all of the cocktails here are excellent.

Tommy's Mexican Restaurant is one of San Fran To Do.

28. Tommy's Mexican Restaurant

7.6
5929 Geary Blvd (at 23rd Ave), San Francisco, CA
Mexican Restaurant · Outer Richmond · 67 tips and reviews

EsquireEsquire: Congratulations, you've found one of Esquire's Best Bars in America. We cannot recommend this enough: Siete Leguas blanco margarita, up with salt.

Vesuvio Cafe is one of San Fran To Do.

29. Vesuvio Cafe

8.7
255 Columbus Ave (btwn Broadway and Pacific), San Francisco, CA
Dive Bar · North Beach · 130 tips and reviews

EsquireEsquire: Congratulations, you've found one of Esquire's Best Bars in America. No matter how many tourists drop in for a pint, it still feels as though it's full of locals. We recommend an Anchor Steam.

Tropisueño is one of San Fran To Do.

30. Tropisueño

8.2
75 Yerba Buena Ln (btwn 3rd & 4th St), San Francisco, CA
Mexican Restaurant · SoMa · 394 tips and reviews