Sit in total darkness as Stan Shaff plays his compositions of sounds emitted by his sound chamber, which sometimes degenerate into 1970s...
Snag a wooden table by the steel-front fireplace and order anything in stemware – here the lemon drops, cosmos and other girly drinks...
Hearty couscous platters, lamb stew, kebabs and shawarma are family recipes at Cafe Zitouna, a spotlessly clean window-lined café...
1131 Polk St · interesting places nearby
Hemlock Tavern information
When you wake up tomorrow with peanut shells in your hair (weren't they on the floor?) and a stiff neck from rocking too hard to Parachute on Fire (weren't they insane?), you'll know it was another successful, near-lethal night at the Hemlock. Blame it on cheap drink at the oval bar, pogo-worthy punk and sociable smoker's room (yes, in California).