The Marina, Fisherman’s Wharf & the Piers drinking and nightlife

Top Choice Bar in The Marina, Fisherman’s Wharf & the Piers

Interval Bar & Cafe

Designed to stimulate discussion of philosophy and art, the Interval is a favorite spot in the Marina for cocktails and conversation. It's inside the Long Now Foundation, with floor-to-ceiling bookshelves, which con…
Top Choice Bar in The Marina, Fisherman’s Wharf & the Piers

Buena Vista Cafe

Warm your cockles with a prim little goblet of bitter-creamy Irish coffee, introduced to America at this destination bar that once served sailors and cannery workers. That old Victorian floor manages to hold up caro…
Wine Bar in The Marina, Fisherman’s Wharf & the Piers

Atalena Vinoteca

There aren't many places around Fisherman's Wharf that can be described 'elegant.' Okay so there's only one...and it's this new wine bar. There's a lovely selection of wines from France, Italy, Spain, Portugal and C…
Bar in The Marina, Fisherman’s Wharf & the Piers

Gold Dust Lounge

The Gold Dust is so beloved by San Franciscans that when it lost its lease on the Union Sq building it had occupied since the 1930s, then reopened in 2013 at the Wharf – with the same precarious Victorian brass chan…
Beer Hall in The Marina, Fisherman’s Wharf & the Piers

Radhaus

It always feels like Octoberfest at this gleaming, Bavarian-style beer hall, installed in Fort Mason in 2018. Offerings include nine taps of German beer, along with wine, kombucha and cider, to be paired with all th…
Wine Bar in The Marina, Fisherman’s Wharf & the Piers

California Wine Merchant

Part wine store, part wine bar, this small shop and wine club on busy Chestnut St caters to neighborhood wine aficionados, with a frequently changing list of 50 wines by the glass, available in half pours. Arrive ea…
Wine Bar in The Marina, Fisherman’s Wharf & the Piers

West Coast Wine & Cheese

A rack of more than 700 bottles frames the wall at this austerely elegant storefront wine bar, which pours wines exclusively from California, Oregon and Washington. All pair with delectable small bites (dishes $8 to…
Bar in The Marina, Fisherman’s Wharf & the Piers

Bus Stop

Bus Stop has 17 flickering TV screens, two pool tables and a manly crowd that roars when their team scores. If one of your party wants to shop but you must watch the game, wait here as they trawl surrounding Union S…