Bars

Bottle of Shui Jing Fang baijiu. (Keith Mizuguchi/CBS)

Can Baijiu, The World’s Biggest Selling Spirit, Find A Marketplace In San Francisco?

The hugely popular Chinese spirit is slowly making its way to the U.S. market, including in several San Francisco locations.

04/22/2015

Gay Bar (credit: Phil Walter/Getty Images)

Top 5 Fiercest Gay Bars In The Bay Area

With everything from outdoor tiki patio bars to dance clubs, the San Francisco Bay Area is one of the best spots in the world for gay bars.

04/16/2015

The Old Pro (Credit, Randy Yagi)

5 Bay Area Bars To Watch Baseball Games

Read on for five of the best bars in the Bay Area for fans of the San Francisco Giants and Oakland A’s.

03/19/2015

A home with a dead lawn stands in front of hills that are browned with dried grass on July 18, 2014 in Fremont, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

California May Impose Stricter Water Rules, $500 Fines For Watering Plants More Than 2 Days A Week

After another historically dry winter, California is set to really clamp down on water wasters. For those who don’t go along, the state could put a big drain on your wallet.

03/12/2015

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Best Bars For March Madness In San Francisco

Here’s a look at five of the best sports bars in San Francisco to watch the 2015 NCAA College Basketball Tournament.

03/12/2015

Alcoholic drinks known as "Summer Coolers" that police say were sold at an underground bar in East Oakland. (CBS)

Black Market Bars Selling Booze Popping Up In Bay Area Homes, Garages

It looks like any other house on the block, but inside police say it’s the modern day version of a speakeasy, selling something called summer coolers.

03/10/2015

Johnny Foley's (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Best Irish Bars In The Bay Area

Take a look at five of the best Irish bars in the Bay Area for St. Patrick’s Day.

03/05/2015

Martinis (credit: Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)

Ask A San Francisco Bartender: Your Best Martini Recipe

One of the best-loved cocktails around, the martini is a true American classic enjoying a strong resurgence in recent years. While the martini has never gone out of style, San Francisco martini bars are drawing in the crowds, as bartenders whip up incredible blends of deliciousness.

02/26/2015

Fireplace (credit: STEPHANE DE SAKUTIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Top 5 Bay Area Bars To Cozy Up & Lounge In Front of a Fireplace

There are many great drinking establishments across the Bay Area known for serving up great drinks and for keeping patrons warm with a beckoning fireplace.

02/19/2015

Mardi Gras Fat Tuesday (Photo by Cheryl Gerber/Getty Images)

South Bay ‘Must-Go’ Mardi Gras Celebrations!

Recover from Valentine’s Day and head straight into Mardi Gras. It’s a busy time of year with Mardi Gras falling on Tuesday, February 17, 2015 and Lunar New Year commencing just two days later. Costume masks and beads at the ready, it’s not too soon to think about where you’ll party and with whom.

02/12/2015

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