Date Ideas in Hayes Valley, San Francisco, CA

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Absinthe Brasserie & Bar - Bar | Brasserie in San Francisco.

Party Earth Review Consistently ranked one of the best restaurants in town by both local and national publications, Absinthe Brasserie & Bar features an acclaimed menu of craft cocktails, an extensive wine list, and of course the namesake hallucinogenic drink. Situated on a trendy stretch of Hayes Street, the venue benefits from its proximity ... more


398 Hayes Street
San Francisco, CA 94102

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Two Sisters Bar and Books - Bar | Café | Gastropub | Bookstore in San Francisco.

Party Earth Review Equal parts cocktail bar, European-inspired café, and book exchange, Two Sisters Bar and Books caters to thirsty gullets, hungry stomachs, and literary minds. Retro details like cream and red toile wallpaper and a vintage cash machine set the stage for the narrow space and its handful of candlelit dark-wood tables, where ... more


579 Hayes Street
San Francisco, CA 94102

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Date Ideas in Hayes Valley Overview

As a fresh-faced, up-and-coming district in the Bay Area, Hayes Valley is becoming more and more of a date destination. With a surplus of chic shops, fun eateries, fabulous galleries, and scenic streets, date ideas in Hayes Valley oftentimes appeal to the trendy, chill, unpretentious types who frequent the neighborhood.  

Repeatedly voted as one of the best restaurants in San Francisco, Absinthe Brasserie & Bar has craft cocktails, an extensive wine list, and its namesake hallucinogenic drink. It’s a haute Hayes Valley hangout that’s sure to impress. Just be sure to make a reservation so the date isn’t overshadowed by an hour-long wait for a table.

For another Hayes Valley date idea, head to Two Sisters Bar and Books. Gastro delights and craft beers aside, this joint is definitely a conversation starter thanks to the bookshelves full of already-read publications that patrons are free to swap out with their own used books. Folks can learn about the compatibility they share with the object of their affection based on what titles the other has read.

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