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Spec's

12 Saroyan Place, San Francisco, CA 94133
+1 415-421-4112
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Quirky out of the way bar

Tucked in just off Columbus. Easy to miss but we were intrigued by the sign which said they all sit... read more

Reviewed May 23, 2015
Lizingloss
,
Retford, United Kingdom
via mobile
Probably the best bar in SF

A friend had told me to go to Specs while I was in SF for work. It's opposite the excellent Vesuvio... read more

Reviewed November 30, 2014
mambjo
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Bath, United Kingdom
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May 22, 2015
“Quirky out of the way bar”
Nov 30, 2014
“Probably the best bar in SF”
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12 Saroyan Place, San Francisco, CA 94133
North Beach / Telegraph Hill
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+1 415-421-4112
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Reviewed 23 May 2015 via mobile

Tucked in just off Columbus. Easy to miss but we were intrigued by the sign which said they all sit at the bar telling lies. Inside was dark but the bar staff were really friendly. They had lots of jokey sayings around the walls. My...More

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Reviewed 30 November 2014

A friend had told me to go to Specs while I was in SF for work. It's opposite the excellent Vesuvio Bar but while Vesuvio is small and quirky and still clings to its beat generation history, Specs seems friendlier and a more traditional US...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2013

My wife and I stayed at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square hotel June 25-30, 2013, because it hosted a conference I attended. On June 28 along with friends we ate at Cafe Zoetrope. While there I asked a person at the next table to...More

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Reviewed 22 February 2012

Love this place, great drinks, great bartenders, great location, stop, you wont regret it, fun place@

Thank jjarvis
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North Beach / Telegraph Hill
The aroma of freshly roasted coffee beans, the sounds
of opera, and the sights of the romantic Italian
ristorante come together to create the charming
neighborhood of North Beach, once the stomping grounds
for the Beatnik Generation. Although parts of North
Beach are known for nightlife that’s not always
suitable for younger visitors, few neighborhoods in
the city exude as much European charm and style.
...More
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