Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

San Francisco

Nihon Whiskey Lounge
A sleek, Japanese-style whiskey bar with good sushi and no long lines at airport security.
Bubble Lounge
The largest variety of Champagne and sparkling wine in the Bay Area.
Harry Denton’s Starlight Room
Don your best, grab a signature Cable Car cocktail and dance for romance all night in the Starlight Room.
Bourbon & Branch
You can't get in here without a password.
Wish
Slick after-work boozer with plenty of banquette seating and dim lights for doing dirty deeds with coworkers.
Nectar
Friendly wine bar perfect for an after-work tipple (or three).
Redwood Room
Classic red velvet hotel lounge with a Philippe Starck makeover. 
MarketBar
American brasserie using fresh ingredients sourced from local purveyors and artisans to create seasonal offerings that reflect true farm-to-table cooking.
Taverna Aventine
Offering a stylish downtown watering hole, Taverna Aventine serves a sophisticated lunchtime bite or classics such as milk-braised pork shoulders.
Top of the Mark
Chic drinks at the top of the Intercontinental.
The Ambassador
A sexy and ultra-glam hotspot that still manages to lure the locals.
Tonga Room
Fantastically kitsch Polynesian tiki room with humongous cocktails and indoor rain showers.
Uva Enoteca
A proper Italian-style shrine to all things vino.
Press Club
You have to purchase a 'press card' to get in to this sleek wine bar.
Burritt Room
Classic hotel bar with murderous connections.

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