Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

San Francisco

Saison
A three-Michelin starred restaurant renowned the world over, Saison offers seasonal, original, and memorable food in the South Beach area of San Francisco.
Nihon
A sleek, Japanese-style whisky bar with good sushi and no long lines at airport security. 
Masa’s
 With serious art on the chocolate-brown walls, serious white linen on the tables, and serious French food on the menu, Masa's is a heavy hitter.
Americano
Italian cuisine with an American twist.
The Huntington
Truly historic hotel that caters to an eclectic but monied clientele.
Outside Lands Music Festival
Music, food, wine, beer, art. In that order.
Harris’ Restaurant
Extend your credit limit and your waistline in this plush, traditional steak house.
Sailing San Francisco
Learn to sail or just sit back and enjoy the view from the water.
Nihon Whiskey Lounge
A sleek, Japanese-style whiskey bar with good sushi and no long lines at airport security.
Club Sportiva
Experience the thrill of driving an exotic car. We're not even going to mention who you might feel like behind the wheel...
Garibaldi’s
Sophisticated yet comfortable, lively yet intimate, Garibaldi's has a New York vibe and is a favourite hangout of the stylish Pacific Heights set. 
Vessel
Dress up to the nines to boogie to big names.
Bubble Lounge
The largest variety of Champagne and sparkling wine in the Bay Area.
Coi
The menu features cultivated plants grown from heirloom seeds; wild-harvested leaves, flowers, barks and roots; seaweeds and coastal grasses. Need we say more?
Prospect
A range of modern Californian dishes served in a stylish loft setting.
Bourbon & Branch
You can't get in here without a password.
Chez Papa Resto
Enter a warm, stylish atmosphere of sensual sophistication to savour the seasonal menus and artisanal ingredients, then linger at a lively full bar.
Harry Denton’s Starlight Room
Don your best, grab a signature Cable Car cocktail and dance for romance all night in the Starlight Room.
Boulevard
Local and sustainable products are used to produce perfectly presented upscale plates, which go far beyond the 'French brasserie' label.
Kyo-Ya
Serving traditional Japanese cuisine by the book, it's known for excellent and fresh sushi and sashimi prepared to camera-ready perfection. 
Wish
Slick after-work boozer with plenty of banquette seating and dim lights for doing dirty deeds with coworkers.
S Factor
Ladies, learn the language of your bodies and release your exotic creature (may have to be declared at customs).
Spruce
Rich cuisine, a well-appointed staff, and a grandiose dining room redefine the neighbourhood restaurant. 
Redwood Room
Classic red velvet hotel lounge with a Philippe Starck makeover. 
Temple
Dissociative personalities appreciate the moody venue options-from a futuristic lounge to darker catacombs" with eastern motifs. For night
Sebo
Seasonal fresh raw fish.
Harlot
The femme fatale of the SoMa lounge circuit.
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.
San Francisco Helicopter Tours
Get a birds' eye view of the spectacular bay area.
Top of the Mark
Chic drinks at the top of the Intercontinental.
Greens Restaurant
Greens. Serving greens.
SPQR
Become part of the Senatus Populesque Romanus, “The People and Senate of Rome”, to enjoy Northern California cuisine inspired by Italian flavours and wine.
Fifth Floor
Perhaps the most elegant restaurant in town.
The Ambassador
A sexy and ultra-glam hotspot that still manages to lure the locals.
Equinox Fitness Club
Explore a unique Bay Area fitness experience with innovative group fitness classes, top-tier trainers and spacious fitness floors, as well as luxurious spas, cafes and boutiques.
Gitane
Named after the freewheeling gypsy, Gitane is a modern, funky, and artistically bold restaurant.
Adventure Cat
Enjoy San Fran from the water, at sunset or during the day, but always in sporty style.
Cantina
Funky cocktail combos and a funked out Latin vibe.
Blue and Gold Ferry
Bay cruises and thrilling travel to surrounding areas.
Ruby Skye
Ruby Skye is San Francisco's most opulent dance club, the sort of place where sophisticated light shows, a mega sound system, trapeze artists, and go-go dancers on platforms are all part of the standard fare.

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