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March 29, 2016

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Cheers to you: Where to meet for drinks in SF

Caffe Trieste (pictured). All photographs by Oscar Nilsson
Travel

March 29, 2016

If you're looking for adventure, but also want to quench your thirst, look no further. We've curated this short and sweet list of the best places to grab a drink in San Francisco with our friends at Wildsam. Be sure to catch the entire tour by downloading our custom map and viewing the photos local photographer Oscar Nilsson took for us.

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You can also pick up a map at our SF store (722 Montgomery St. San Francisco, California)

5. 15 Romolo

Opened in 1998 beneath the Basque Hotel boardinghouse, this sidestreet joint stirs a mean menu of cocktails and throws its tasty “Punch Drunk” brunch every weekend. Awesome blend of stepped-up drinks and a jukebox sensibility. 15 Romolo Place 15romolo.com

6. Spec's Twelve Adler Museum Cafe

This old radical speakeasy is beloved for the unionized bartenders and its oddball collection of curiosities, including cocktail napkin art, seafaring stuff and a fake sarcophagus mimicking owner Richard “Specs” Simmons. 12 Williams Place 

7. Caffe Trieste

Since 1956, Papa Gianni Giotta and family have welcomed artists, writers and neighborhood folk with house-roasted espresso, concerts, and the best sidewalk seats in North Beach. 601 Vallejo St. caffetrieste.com

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