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.
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...
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.
Prospect
A range of modern Californian dishes served in a stylish loft setting.
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?
Bourbon & Branch
You can't get in here without a password.
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. 
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.
Greens Restaurant
Greens. Serving greens.
Top of the Mark
Chic drinks at the top of the Intercontinental.
San Francisco Helicopter Tours
Get a birds' eye view of the spectacular bay area.
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.
Quince
This is the epitome of San Francisco fine dining. 
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.
Ozumo
Ozumo's Japanese cuisine is offered in a serene, elegant, zen-garden inspired restaurant. 
Barney’s New York
The famous New York store comes to San Francisco.
La Folie
Gary Danko
It's not dinner, it's a culinary experience. Gary Danko has some of the best and most innovative cooking in San Francisco
De Young Museum
The fourth most visited museum in North America showcases priceless collections of American art from the 17th through the 20th centuries, Textile arts, and art of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas in a state-of-the-art, accessible, and architecturall
Presidio Golf Course
Spoil a good walk at a national historical landmark.
Fleur de Lys
When it's time for a fine French meal in an intimate setting and price is no object, there is no better choice than Fleur de Lys.
Beach Blanket Babylon
All year round pantomime, San Fran style.
Farallon
Is your name Ariel? You'll think it is after a meal here.
Benu
Inventive, perfectionist dishes for those who marvel at the culinary arts. 

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