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The World’s Best Classic Cocktails In The Bars That Invented Them

There’s nothing better than kicking back on vacation with a classic local cocktail, and nothing worse than being interrupted by some blowhard waxing poetic about the drink’s storied “history”. Unless you’re the blowhard, and you’re sitting at the exact bar where the drink was invented.

04/04/2014

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Honesty Bars: The Bars Where You Pay Whatever You Want

If you’ve ever stayed at a boutique hotel abroad, odds are you’ve come across a “Seriously, where on earth did the bartender go — oh wait, there is no bartender?” honesty bar.

03/26/2014

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Best Summertime Bars In San Francisco

These bars really take summertime to the next level with perfect scenery- whether you’re talking about views or crowds.

05/08/2013

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Phil Matier: Golden Gate Fields All-You-Can-Drink Promotion Facing Opposition

The promotion, “Bottomless Saturdays,” has some concerned about safety and the possibility of binge drinking.

04/17/2013

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Best Holiday Drink Ideas From North Bay Mixologists

Try your hand at shaking up a cocktail or after-dinner libation with the guidance from professional mixologists who share their secret holiday recipes with you.

12/19/2012

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Best Bachelor Party Bars In San Francisco

When it’s time for a bachelor party, not just any bar will do. San Francisco offers an array of festive locations, including vintage speakeasys, Gold Rush era ambiance or even a bit of auld Dublin.

11/01/2012

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Best Dance Clubs For Ladies In South Bay

Looking to loosen their legs on the dance floor, ladies will find these South Bay dance clubs best for letting go without the hassle of overcrowded, flashy, pick-up joints.

07/19/2012

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Best Secret Bars in East Bay

From Berkeley to Livermore, these hole-in-the-walls and sophisticated establishments are some of the best East Bay haunts you never knew existed. Who knows, you may discover that one of these secret places is located within your own stomping grounds.

07/12/2012

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Best Open Mic Venues in the Peninsula

There’s magic in a good open mic night; an excitement that stems from a sense of discovery for both audience and artist alike. Discover the best places to artistically express yourself in the Peninsula.

07/05/2012

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Best Bars To Celebrate The 4th Of July In South Bay

Enjoy an outside patio or rooftop bar while stealing glimpses of the vibrant skyline this 4th of July.

06/28/2012

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