Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

San Francisco

Slow Club
Excellent California-style cuisine served to a loyal crowd of hip Media Gulch locals.
San Francisco Limo
Temple
Dissociative personalities appreciate the moody venue options-from a futuristic lounge to darker catacombs" with eastern motifs. For night
Roe Restaurant & Lounge
Nightclub serving an eclectic medley of savoury small plates.
Redwood Room
Classic red velvet hotel lounge with a Philippe Starck makeover. 
Asta Yoga
Learn or practice Ashtanga Vinyasa yoga with some of the best in the business.
First Crush
Wines, served with carefully prepared modern American cuisine.
Truck
The antithesis to the Castro's cheesier bump-and-grind nightclubs, Truck lures a chill out gay crowd with strong drinks, decent bar snacks, a pool table, and pretty boys.
Harlot
The femme fatale of the SoMa lounge circuit.
Dosa on Fillmore
California elegance and a hefty dose of ambiance for this fresh South Indian restaurant.
Bruno’s
Swank meets kitsch in this San Fran dive.
Postrio
Come here for comforting food with a relaxing drink in intimate surroundings. 
Coco500
A delicious and diverse menu featuring local seafood, handmade pastas, wood fired pizzas and artisanal meats.
Lexington Club
Butch and femme out of central casting mingle and drink in this low-key neighbourhood bar where 20-something lesbians come to meet each other and play pool.
Nopa
The restaurant-that-could has become one of the city's trendiest destinations. 
DNA Lounge
Dance-all-night geek-chic club brought to you by a dot-com tycoon.
R&G Lounge
Innovative yet traditional Chinese dishes. Just don't tell PETA.
District Wine Bar
This bar takes the pretension out of an evening of wine.
Credo
We believe you'll find authentic ingredients, creative preparation and gracious hospitality at this relaxed joint.
Mighty
For those who remember the punk era, Mighty evokes the edgy glory days of underground dance clubs on an epic scale.
Chaya Brasserie
CHAYA restaurants are renowned for their modern Euro-Asian concept where Chef Tachibe creates an inspired, seasonally refreshed menu by using exotic ingredients, straight from the farmer’s market.
Park Chalet
Be inside, feel like you're outside relaxing with a classic simple menu.
Boom Boom Room
A high quality blues and jazz bar seven nights a week.
MarketBar
American brasserie using fresh ingredients sourced from local purveyors and artisans to create seasonal offerings that reflect true farm-to-table cooking.
Wayfare Tavern
Wayfare Tavern offers a classic Americana menu accompanied with a vast wine list that is all California, all the time.
Local Kitchen & Wine Merchant
This place responds to SF's newest neighborhood with a triple threat: wine bar, food-and-wine shop, and sleek Cal-Ital restaurant.
Bocadillos
Serving tasty morsels of Spanishy goodness, enjoy these 'little mouths' with your friends and a glass (or three) of an interesting new wine.
Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
One of the best and biggest farmer's markets in San Francisco.
Yoshi’s
Una Pizza Napoletana
Simple and tasty, customers flock in for Una Pizza Napoletana's one size 12 pizzas."
La Mar Cebicheria
Peruvian Restaurant in San Francisco brought to you by world renowned Chef Gaston Acurio and Chef de Cuisine Diego Oka.
Zuppa
With tasty Italian cuisine and sunny yellow walls, Zuppa is one of the most joyful San Francisco restaurants. 
San Francisco Helicopter Tours
Get a birds' eye view of the spectacular bay area.
Sutro’s at the Cliff House
Famous for fine food, excellent service, and awesome ocean views. Dine in the casual Bistro Restaurant or the elegant Sutro’s.
Palace of Fine Arts
A lovely sight in its own right, the main draws of this rotunda are the Exploratorium science centre and the theatre housed within.
Heirloom
Offers a wide variety of aged wines from a carefully managed cellar, and serves simple, very well-prepared food at reasonable prices. Job done.
Vesuvio
Artistic hippie haven with a bar-bummed lady (or bloke?) on the sign.
Taverna Aventine
Offering a stylish downtown watering hole, Taverna Aventine serves a sophisticated lunchtime bite or classics such as milk-braised pork shoulders.
The Embarcadero Promenade
Throughout the waterfront, the Port provides plazas, walks, parks, and public access on piers, which afford City residents and visitors alike the opportunity to enjoy the spectacular waterfront setting.
Nob Hill Spa
As posh and opulent as spas in San Francisco get, the Nob Hill Spa offers a full range of treatments, many of an Ayurvedic persuasion. 

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