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Address: 1601 Fillmore St. at Geary Blvd., Western Addition, San Francisco, CA
Phone Number: 415-673-8000
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Sun 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tue - Thu 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Description: This post-WWII jazz club still hosts quality local performers.

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great live music

I went there without knowing anything about the place. The live music was great. The venue really has something special. Somenight end crazy some others less i guess but the night... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2014
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Milan, Italy

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English first
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4 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

Apparently they don't let bags in.. Shame I traveled from Miami to see some good local bands, but these guys are too selective for my type of blood.. Mr. Hooker must be turning in his grave..

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Glossop, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

Just happen to drop in here (via a taxi - definitely) and caught a UK reggae band debut in SF. Black Slate no less - had a great time! The venue is OK and their sound engineers seem to have it set up right - drinks are reasonably priced too.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

husband and i went here based on the reviews. $15 cover (not bad for S.F.); just a hole in the wall live music joint: band was good ;singer fair. but the worst part is that the young crowd was standing around blocking view of stage for those who were seated . people weren't there to LISTEN to music...it was more... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014 via mobile

I am writing a mixed review because I was so excited to surprise my husband by taking him on our last night in San Fran to a jazz club where I thought I was going to see a blues/jazz band from New Orleans which was advertised on their site. I purchased the tickets for a '9:30' show and it was... More 

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Milan, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

I went there without knowing anything about the place. The live music was great. The venue really has something special. Somenight end crazy some others less i guess but the night i spent there was unforgettable.

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Bath, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

There is something going on most nights at the Boom Boom Room and it's nearly always awesome. A chance to get up close and personal with live music in a safe and special environment. I saw two bands there whilst I was in SF and the ambience and sound was excellent on both occasions. Admission prices vary, but beer is... More 

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Brewster, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

My boyfriend & I want to hear a Funk fusion band. We got there at 9 pm, but there was a rap band as the opening band. UGH! We ended up going down the street to a Brazillion restaurant with a Jazz band. Which was a great detour! We went back to Boom Boom Room at midnight and had a... More 

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South West Rocks, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

Once again I visited San Fran's Boom Boom Room not knowing what to expect and was blown away by the great music. Not being a local or even from the USA, many of the performers were unknown to me but I took a gamble and had a fantastic night out out with top quality music and dancing. It's crowded, loud... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

This place is open until 2:00 am and serves alcohol until 2:00 am. The staff are wonderful, including the bouncer. Great, friendly people who enjoy the company of others. I visited there on a Sunday night with a friend and colleague and we enjoyed good music for several hours, and many drinks. I would most certainly return again with more... More 

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Pismo Beach, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2012

We had a blast at the Boom Boom Room. Parking is close and cheap. Friendly eager servers, nice environment. Get there before 9 pm for a good comfy seat.

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