The Saloon

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1232 Grant Ave (Fresno)
San Francisco, CA 94133
(415) 989-7666

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  • Dating back to 1861, it's the oldest bar in San Francisco. Don't miss the blues music, played nightly.
  • It's tight, crowded, smells terrible & there ain't no way I'm not coming here. Best blues bar period.
  • Best damned blues bar period :-)
  • Fun place for live music and affordable drinks!
  • Free virgin drinks if you're driving!
  • The Ghost bartender is the MAN.
  • So much old here. The last true beatnik hangs out here.
  • If people would stop peeing on the floors, this would be the best Blues Bar for 100 miles.
  • Good music, mostly locals, cheap drinks, cash only, fun to dance to blues and rock n roll
  • RIP JOHNNY NITRO
  • I used a lot of Purell after visiting here
  • Smells like piss
  • Best bar in SF. No frills. No cards. Cheap as chips and guaranteed good time.
  • Live music, kind of crowded though.
  • This soul bar is a true dive. Only PBR on tap but you can get Lagunitas and Sierra Nevada on bottle.
  • Ya ok gzel.. San Francisco'nun en eski barym... yle byle degil 60 yas ustu bizden iyi eleniyor valla.... Mzik fena lmcl gzel ....
  • Este lugar es una taberna hippie donde solo se escucha blues, el lugar huele a orina, la gente se pone muy borracha y es muy pequeo, solo aceptan cash. Afuera hay muchos vagos bebiendo. No me gusto.
  • Best blues bar on SFO try to listen to Daniel Castro and his band, they are great
  • A serious find. Every Monday night The Bachelors play. Go! Great crowd too. A North Beach institution.
  • Great jazz, cheap beer, fun night!