Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

San Francisco

Slick after-work boozer with plenty of banquette seating and dim lights for doing dirty deeds with coworkers.
Dress up to the nines to boogie to big names.
The Independent
The place to find the cool bands before they get cool.
supperclub San Francisco
Techno-chic eat-clubbing comes to San Francisco.
The local party crowd loves to make a dramatic entrance. What slicker way to hit the dance floor than via a 15-foot serpentine slide?
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.
Sleek uber-hip bar with a delicious garden.
Redwood Room
Classic red velvet hotel lounge with a Philippe Starck makeover. 
In a glamorous white-and-gold lounge, a stylish set nestles into banquettes to sip signature cocktails amid the throbbing beats of whatever DJ happens to be spinning that evening.
Located in the heart of the Haight, Milk covers the DJ experience from a different perspective, specialising in dance-ready hip-hop, soul and funk, as opposed to the more Euro-centric spin that's dished up at places like Pink and Sublounge.
Gritty, ultra-urban Mezzanine is a 12,000-square-foot slice of the promised land for the serious, no-bridge-and-tunnel-folk-allowed dance crowd, boasting one of the best sound systems in the city and attracting A-list DJs spinning underground h
This pre-lounge bar is all about drink and schmooze and groove-in-one-place.
Icon Ultra Lounge
Swanky but tiny remodelled lounge where VIP reservations are a must.
The femme fatale of the SoMa lounge circuit.
Fluid Ultra Lounge
From the austere exterior - the name is featured only in the artful arrangement of the door handles - to the minimalist, high-tech interior, Fluid Ultra Lounge offers a chic, futuristic spot to drink, dance and mingle.
Part nightclub, part boudoir, and part retro Chinese love den.
Bourbon & Branch
You can't get in here without a password.
Beauty Bar
Party in a 60s beauty salon, complete with manicures when you buy a cocktail.
111 Minna Gallery
Art gallery meets nightclub.

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