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One-of-a-kind bar. Highly recommended

Definitely worth seeking this out for an unusual experience. The bar itself, is old San Francisco... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
Eureka, California
Great spot!

Bartenders are very knowledgeable, the drinks are amazing, and you have to try their popcorn! We... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2017
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Mar 4, 2018
“One-of-a-kind bar. Highly recommended”
Aug 9, 2017
“Great spot!”
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

Definitely worth seeking this out for an unusual experience. The bar itself, is old San Francisco, intimate and personal. There are great booths for conversations (rare experience contrasted by current tech-designed, steel, glass, birth light decor locales). But the best part is sitting at the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

Bartenders are very knowledgeable, the drinks are amazing, and you have to try their popcorn! We went on a Wednesday and they had good music too.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank silfranco
Reviewed March 28, 2017 via mobile

You can walk in at anytime but if you want a private booth space, you must make a reservation (a few days ahead!) Unique space and great cocktails!

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed March 3, 2017

No food served at Tradition, just drinks and conversation. Near Union Square and a popular place where locals gather for a cocktail.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Marketsurgeon
Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

Super cool place to grab a drink either at the bar or in one of the semi-private rooms they have across the bar. You can also enjoy a nice pool game there in a very casual ambiance Cocktails: delicious Service: Great Ambiance: Great

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Chrissharb
Reviewed March 2, 2017

Very interesting mixology. Had the Irish whiskey based drink - very good. Wife had the Bourbon drink. All very good. Love the private booth. If your a bear guy have one cocktail and then a beer. Feel right at home.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank jdarbysh
Reviewed September 12, 2016

Got lucky enough to snag a booth here on a Saturday night, but I'd recommend making reservations if you want to try this spot - which you should! Great cocktail menu, innovative and tasty, knowledgeable servers, terrific atmosphere, well-located.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

Highly recommend their scotch based cocktails, these stood out as some of the best. If you're looking for privacy, be sure to make a reservation; you'll be escorted to a small "secret" speakeasy style room of your own. Outside bar area can get pretty loud...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Rachael N
Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

If you want to get sauced in a casual but classy looking place check out Tradition. It had the same dark wood interiors that Bourbon and Branch has since they have the same owners. Looks like you just walked into a bar during the Prohibition...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank SasMonti
Reviewed April 7, 2016

Stopped here for cocktails prior to a magic show around the corner, the drinks were awesome. The fresh squeezed grapefruit juice is off the chart good. The staff were friendly and we knew we had go back after the magic show, which we did. The...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Michael B
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