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The 7 Best Bars Near Castro, San Francisco

Updated: October 14, 2021

It's always happy hour with these great bars in Castro! We go for the drinks and stay for the vibe. We analyzed the top restaurant review sites and leading food blogs for the best bars in Castro. Drop-in on the pubs for tasty bar snacks, jugs of frozen wine slushy, and an all-round good time.

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Last Rites

Tiki Bar, $$, Duboce TriangleTiki Bar, $$San Francisco, Duboce Triangle
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater

    13 Terrific Tiki Bars in the Bay Area

    Eater

Churchill

Bar, $$, Duboce TriangleBar, $$San Francisco, Duboce Triangle
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

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ABV

Bar, $$, MissionBar, $$San Francisco, Mission
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Zagat, 2017

    San Francisco's Most Important Bar Openings of 2017

    Zagat, 2017
  • Zagat, 2015

    Top 10 New Cocktails for Summer in the Bay Area

    Zagat, 2015

Trick Dog

Cocktail Bar, $$, MissionCocktail Bar, $$San Francisco, Mission
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Thrillist

    The Best Cocktail Bars in San Francisco

    Thrillist
  • Eater

    The 32 Essential Cocktail Bars in San Francisco

    Eater

The Beehive

Bar, $$$, MissionBar, $$$San Francisco, Mission
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Infatuation, 2020

    San Francisco’s Coziest Bars

    Infatuation, 2020
  • Infatuation

    The Best Cocktail Bars For Special Occasions

    Infatuation

20 Spot

Wine Bar, $$$, MissionWine Bar, $$$San Francisco, Mission
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

The Brew Coop

Bar, $$, MissionBar, $$San Francisco, Mission
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Infatuation

    San Francisco’s New Restaurant Openings

    Infatuation

How does it work?

We know how tough it is to find the best restaurant in Castro. For these results, 3104661 restaurant reviews were analyzed, 28999 restaurants’ Yelp and Google reviews were captured, and exactly 2955 lists and articles from Infatuation, Eater and Thrillist and others were carefully reviewed by boam. The restaurants you see have been featured in Infatuation - San Francisco’s New Restaurant Openings, Eater - The 32 Essential Cocktail Bars in San Francisco and Thrillist - The Best Cocktail Bars in San Francisco. If it’s on the list, we’ve checked and verified that the restaurant is still open and will showcase any updated hours and services you need to be aware of. Since boam gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

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