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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 1 November 2015 via mobile

Made a reservation 30 days in advance knowing we wanted to visit Wilson & Wilson, the 1920's themed Speakeasy. After making the reservation you're given a password that you'll need to get in. Once we arrived a man greets you at the door, asks for...More

1  Thank Lam618
Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

Very cool speak easy , definitely need to have reservations where you get a password to enter. A speak easy has been crossed off the checklist. They have a good selection of drinks not just bourbon and whiskey.

Thank Jeramy S
Reviewed 30 October 2015

Booked a reservation @ Wilson and Wilson Private Detective Agency. Loved the speakeasy vibe and loved it even more when I found out we needed a password to get in. That was cool, but when we got there and the hostess took us through a...More

Thank Dlove72
Reviewed 28 October 2015

Well, this is apparently going to be one of the few negative reviews of this place so take that as you will. We had a group of 8. We had reservations, knew the password. Stood in line. Not for too long honestly. Were seated upstairs...More

1  Thank Fanfoot
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Seriously outside of the cool prohibition vibe and password to get in protocol I would drink their cocktails standing on my head under a bridge in Bangkok...THAT GOOD! The meticulous attention paid to original ingredients and their construction from an era long past could turn...More

Thank douglas r
Reviewed 22 October 2015

We went with a group to Bourbon and Branch. We showed up early for our reservation, but they accommodated us. I liked the atmosphere (dark), but the drinks were good. However, we were surprised by the noise of the place, particularly since their website talks...More

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

Bourbon & Branch is an awesome Speakeasy bar. Reservations are recommended & I suggest you make them well in advance. They give you a code word you give to the hostess when you arrive. The drinks were second to none & not too pricey for...More

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 15 October 2015

I love how you have to give a password!!! Been coming here for years, and I love it! Awesome place for dates or to show friends a neat nook in the city. It was an original speakeasy from the Prohibition era so the feel is...More

Thank Emmi B
Reviewed 7 October 2015

This is one of our favorites and continues to be. Reservations are highly recommended because they get very busy and you need time to enjoy the whole experience and to work your way through the menu. It is dark and moody with a menu that...More

Thank Gigi-N-Gage
Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

2nd time here. Really cool. Make a reservation and you get a password and get buzzed in. Drinks and selections of spirits and hand crafted cocktails is really great. Staff is amazing and super friendly. Lots of fun. Cheers

Thank George P
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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
Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
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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