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Four Cheap Lounges in San Francisco

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This post is about our favorite spots to hangout in SF, relax after work or school, and enjoy cheap food and drinks!


1. Sutter Station Tavern

It is on Market St. Sutter Station Tavern is only a block or two from our school. They have pool tables. Also, They offer 5 dollar beers on their happy hour. Their Happy Hour times are Monday to Friday from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM. It is a great spot for after school beers. They have seven different kinds of beer on tab! They also have a full bar and make your famous cocktails.

2. Tesmpest Bar & Box Kitchen

This is a bar located in the same area as San Francisco Chronicle at 431 Natoma St in San Francisco. The bar was opened in 2010. It is a great location for Baseball fans. It is a favorite of the SF Giants fans. They specialize in serving late night food. Their Happy Hour is Monday through Friday from 11 in the morning until 2:00 PM. They also having different menus for lunch, dinner and late night menu. They’re the sister bar of Louie’s; another awesome dive spot in San Francisco located in the financial district.

3. The Saloon

Here’s a spot located in Little Italy that is 150+ years old, making it San Francisco’s oldest saloon. It features live music from local Blues artists and bands. Some say it is the greatest Blues bar. The Saloon is at 1232 Grant St. It is also a walking distant from our school. It’s your typical dive bar with typical cocktails and beers.

4. El Rio

This lounge is spacious and has a huge garden (an outdoors area) where people can enjoy fresh air while mingling. They also have live shows that start around 8:00PM, on a cute small cozy spot. It is famous for its $1 oysters on Tuesdays, starting at 5:00 PM. The bar is located in the Mission district, a couple of blocks away from 16th & Mission BART station. Their Happy Hour is Tuesday to Friday from 2:00 PM until 8:00 PM offering $6 beers.


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