San Francisco Gallery/Bar Scenes

These trendy San Francisco bars get a splash of color as art and cocktails collide.

Updated: May 12, 2006

San Francisco Gallery/Bar Scenes

Madrone Art Bar

500 Divisadero St, San Francisco, CA 94117

Sip on one of their infused vodka drinks and admire their multimedia art at this neighborhood bar and music venue.

Gallery Lounge On Brannan

510 Brannan St, San Francisco, CA 94107

Enjoy local art, live DJs and a smoke break out on the patio at this popular after-work hangout.

Varnish Fine Art

16 Jessie St Apt 120, San Francisco, CA 94105

A wine bar and art library add a unique touch of sophistication to the sometimes "clubby" atmosphere of the gallery/bars.

Hotel Biron

45 Rose St, San Francisco, CA 94102

For a quieter night out, experience this cozy wine bar and art gallery, which features small plates to complement your wine.

Cafe Royale

800 Post St, San Francisco, CA 94109

This multipurpose space offers music programs, spoken word and films along with rotating local art exhibits and a wine bar.

111 Minna Gallery

111 Minna St, San Francisco, CA 94105

One of the more well-known places to combine art with drinks; check out this hot spot's Wednesday after-work party Qool.

Cantina Gallery 580

580 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA 94102

Downtown gallery/bar features exhibits by local artists, a loungey atmosphere and "gourmet cocktails."


86 Second St, San Francisco, CA 94105

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688 Geary St, San Francisco, CA 94102