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Redwood Room

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Address: 495 Geary Blvd. at Taylor St., San Francisco, CA
Phone Number: 415-775-4700
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Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Description: This sumptuous room displays touches and a large bar constructed out of a...
This sumptuous room displays touches and a large bar constructed out of a single redwood tree.
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Cool place, good bar, great drinks and paintings that keep an eye on you! Recommended any day of the week. It's got a nice Art Deco feel to it with redwood paneled walls.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 10, 2015
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Stockholm, Sweden

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Stockholm, Sweden
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17 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Cool place, good bar, great drinks and paintings that keep an eye on you! Recommended any day of the week. It's got a nice Art Deco feel to it with redwood paneled walls.

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Hayward, California, United States
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

. . .you have to have style. Being a trendsetter, good looking, and gainfully employed is key here. Drinks are not cheap and after parking or valet, you are on your way to spending a couple hundred easy. Now if you throw in reserving a table, it’s an expensive night, but well worth it. This is a must-see in San... More 

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Perugia, Italy
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98 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

One of my favorite bars in San Francisco. Enjoyed a Smokey Guava Margarita with some fries and just felt divine! A MUST in San Francisco.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We went to the Redwood Room on Dec. 29th 2014. Having flown in that day we didn't feel like venturing out too far but rather to get settled into our suite. The food was okay but with the Velvet Room now not open you can tell that the wait staff was a bar/lounge staff and not food. My med. rare... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

I like the dark, widely separated seating alcoves. The drinks were actually made off site and the actual bar counter and display case for the liquor were empty. Maybe there were cleaning/remodeling?? Still, a comfy place to have good drink in an old world setting.

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Great bar to kick back in and relax. Every trip to San Francisco, this is now on the place to go list. The decor, the vibe, great music to relax and have a good night. Looking forward to my next trip so I can kick back at Redwood Bar and The Clift.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

I make at least one visit to the Redwood Room every time I'm in SF. It's a great place to take friends, and I've never seen it less than vibrant. Great, old-school decor, friendly staff and great drinks make a bar. There's no real pretense here, either, although there certainly could be. Must see when in SF. Check out the... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Love this place. VERY high ceilings with redwood pillars give it that "I'm in a forest" (or large log cabin) look and feel! lol. It also looks like an old Library but without the books. Great electronic portraits on the wall which every now and then wink at you or move making it feel a little like hogwarts from harry... More 

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Santa Cruz, CA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Went here for a cocktail before enjoying a play at ACT. The lounge is beautiful, quiet though busy, and the cocktails we ordered were perfect. Pineapple Express and the Razz-Mary. This will be one of my requested must-do's now!

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Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We had a quick cocktail at The Redwood Room, having seen it recommended as one of the best bars in the city. It's certainly an impressive room, art deco styling and modern moving art framed pictures combining to unusual effect. As one would expect it was quite expensive but the drinks were good and the service attentive. Worth a visit.

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Address: Address: 495 Geary Blvd. at Taylor St., San Francisco, CA
Phone Number: 415-775-4700
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Union Square
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Monday 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Friday 4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday 4:00 pm - 2:00 am

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