Reviewed by Lucie D.
"The first time I hit Magnolia was for brunch- and oh would I hit it again. Good food, not insanely outstanding but not disappointing at all. A fairly ..." more
1398 Haight Street
San Francisco, CA 94117
Bar / Brewery
Party Earth Review Teeming with tanks of soon-to-be beer in a sprawling space that holds more than two hundred people, Southern Pacific Brewing is a station-sized temple to local brew. Celebrating the Mission’s industrial past – SP rail once passed through the area – this warehouse-turned-bar and brewery boasts a lofted indoor dining area ... more
620 Treat Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94110
Party Earth Review Tapas and beer are on the menu at ThirstyBear Brewing Company, a cavernous brewery and restaurant that gets chock-full of city denizens in need of Spanish cuisine and freshly brewed pints. The round wooden tables that surround the central bar and line the exposed brick walls are taken over by tech workers and tourists at ... more
661 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94105
Though the amount of breweries in San Francisco has declined over the last century, the remaining sipping spots are far from the dregs of casks and kegs.
Fine selections of microbrew and craft ales are frothing up on location and on tap at these industrial institutions, and you can’t get them any fresher than at the source.
Tour the operations of Anchor Brewing Co. to cram your cranium with knowledge before you fill up your mug. This internationally celebrated brewer gives you both the lore behind the “steam” beer indigent to San Francisco breweries, as well as the chance to try it yourself.
A wise professor once posed a difficult conundrum in the form of “beer or tacos,” to which he later revealed the correct answer to be “both.” At SF breweries like Thirsty Bear and Social Kitchen & Brewery, you can complement your cuisine with the perfect pint.
It’s probably in your best interest too, since even a few of these potent potables at San Francisco breweries will go straight to your head, especially on an empty stomach.