Local Hangouts

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Guide To Celebrating Carnaval

If you can’t visit Brazil this year, San Francisco’s Carnaval celebration is the next best thing.

CBS San Francisco–05/22/2015

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The Top 5 Florists In San Francisco

Flowers, blossoms, florals or buds; however you term it, flowers make everything seem better, even if just for a while.

05/07/2015

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Ask A North Bay Bartender: Your Best Tequila Cocktail

In Sausalito, looking through Copita’s big picture window onto views of the bay or from a sidewalk table set up in the sun, cheerful crowds relax at the Mexican restaurant, Copita Tequileria y Comida on Bridgeway, just steps from the ferry dock. This is the Bay Area’s hub for all things tequila.

05/05/2015

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Top 5 San Francisco Speakeasy Bars

For those looking to take their nightlife up to the next level, speakeasies are an excellent alternative to the everyday neighborhood bar.

04/23/2015

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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

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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

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

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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

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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

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