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Bourbon and Branch

501 Jones St, Look for the unmarked anti saloon league door., San Francisco, CA 94102-2007
+1 415-346-1735
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“speak easy” (30 reviews)
“prohibition era” (21 reviews)
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501 Jones St, Look for the unmarked anti saloon league door., San Francisco, CA 94102-2007
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Reviewed 24 February 2018

We have visited Bourbon & Branch 2 times before, and had an enjoyable time. The concept is a fun one --- when you reserve, you are given a password to use in obtaining admittance to the speakeasy. In the past, staff have been talkative and...More

2  Thank lindalD3988JV
Reviewed 24 February 2018

My husband and I made reservations online for a late night drink at Wilson and Wilson, a smaller bar within Bourbon and Branch. My husband took advantage of a deal where you select 3 cocktails from a listed menu for a fixed price. I had...More

Thank a5c3e
Reviewed 10 February 2018

This place was the perfect spot to kick off my fiancé's birthday celebration! Make sure to make reservations in advance, a password is needed. We arrived a little late but no fuss was made. It was my fiancé's 31st birthday, so I knew the concept...More

Thank jessaza
Reviewed 31 January 2018

Don't look for a sign as there isn't one. Reservations are required and fill up quickly on the weekends. However, if you plan ahead and get that coveted reservation along with the requisite password, you will be rewarded with an enchanting experience. Stepping through the...More

1  Thank Lance H
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Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Visiting the city for a romantic weekend and this served as a delightful apres-dinner drink location late one night. Reservations are a must and just the fact that you have to plan your night in advance is a romantic touch for a long time couple....More

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Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Everything was 5 star! The cocktails and the service was immense, we particularly loved the Delicious Sours and a had a lovely chat with staff at the end of the night. Word of warning for European travellers, bring ID as Californian Laws mean they can’t...More

Thank Lyons_Jamie
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

no sign on the street and if you know the secret password you'll discover a very private speakeasy in an old library. great cocktails. great service. awesome place. you'll surprise your friends/clients

Thank 517sachad
Reviewed 4 November 2017

It's dark and you have to read the extensive menu by a small light but the atmosphere is brilliant. Not located in the best of areas so be prepared to get a little hassle whilst waiting to go inside. The bar staff are attentive, funky...More

Thank Emz5
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

I love bespoke cocktails. I make my own at home. On our visit to San Fran, we decided to check this place out after dinner. We did not reserve so we were ushered to the Library, gave the doorman the password and were let in....More

Thank BooBuskano
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I booked this for my husband and we loved it. Dont forget your ID or you will not be allowed in - luckily we were literally in the hotel round the corner so i nipped back and they let us straight in. You need to...More

Thank ema19772015
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Questions & Answers
4 February 2018|
Response from serenaazul | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I believe so. When you make your reservation you should request a table on the first level. I recommend emailing them - management was very attentive.
30 July 2017|
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Response from SrqJP | Reviewed this property |
Password on website
Amy E
9 April 2017|
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Response from JeriLG | Reviewed this property |
No. They do not to my knowledge. Strictly a speakeasy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 100
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 Jones St, Look for the unmarked anti saloon league door., San Francisco, CA 94102-2007
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-346-1735
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