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Why Bernal is the New Mission

As the Marina-esque gentrification gradually extends south from […]

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The 2014 SF Midwinter Bar Workers Ball- 10 Years United In Nightlife

Ten years ago, when I was just a slightly younger bartender, I was working at Kimo’s up in the Polk and had just recently been hired on

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¡Viva México!- Fiestas Patrias en San Francisco

 

It’s been about 166 years since Californios marked today as Independence Day, but today the juggernaut of pyrotechnics, tri-coloured faces, epic spreads and booze, booze,

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FREE Mini Burgers at Super Duper

Aside from FREE booze, FREE food is probably what the broke ass takes advantage of most. And it's easier to find than you might think. Here's your spot

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Horseshoe Tavern – The Un-Marina Marina Bar

I was first introduced to the Horseshoe Tavern when I was taking an improv class nearby in Fort Mason.  Let me say nothing better prepares you to play

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Happy Hour at Mamacita

Tucked away on Chestnut Street is a real Mexican food gem. Generally speaking, Mamacita is a bit pricey for us broke folk. Their happy hour, on

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Brazen Head – Where Everybody Might Actually Know Your Name

The Brazen Head sits on the corner of two innocuous residential streets in the marina and has to be one of that neighborhood’s best kept secrets. It

May The Flapjack Be With You — FREE Pancakes at IHOP

I have always had a fondness for the International House of Pancakes.  I said this to a friend in passing one time and he

Rub Elbows With The World Series Champs at Giants FanFest 2011

Most stalkworthy. Beard. EVER. Well, my credit card bills from October (read:  playoffs and World Series month) have finally been whittled down to respectable amounts, but what

Big Nate’s BBQ Handing out FREE Sandwiches Tonight

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="200" caption="The best defense is a good offense. The free sandwich offense."][/caption] Big Nate's BBQ likes handing out FREE barbecue like Nate Thurmond liked handing out