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Bourbon and Branch

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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501 Jones St, Look for the unmarked "anti saloon league" door., San Francisco, CA 94102-2007
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Barrie, Ontario, Canada
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38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We found the Bourbon and Branch on Atlas Obscura and it suggested the prohibition speak easy set up for a different bar experience. We were not disappointed. I have been back twice and enjoyed the ambiance, the service and the drinks. If you go online to the web site you will be provided with an opportunity to make a reservation.... More 

Thank Herbie51
Copenhagen Region, Denmark
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51 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Ok speakeasy with good cocktails. Music is way to loud. Drop the volume and change to jazz maybe and it's a happening spot. I like the spot but feet they are trying too hard

Thank lchez55
Walnut Creek, California
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm so sorry to have to write this review. Because I loved the idea of having a speakeasy atmosphere and hand crafted cocktails, I opted to have my birthday party in the Russell room at Bourbon and Branch. We agreed via contract to pay a bar tab minimum and had a private room reserved for 30 people. When we got... More 

Thank Guna1976
Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I found this place on Trip Advisor and made a reservation for myself and three colleagues. Days later they were still talking about it and had posted and tweeted to their followers back home. The drinks are crazy expensive but well made and unique. I wouldn't go every night, but I would take out of towners there again for a... More 

Thank BosDad
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57 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked this bar well in advance and we're excited to try somewhere different, I understand there's a password and its secret and there are two entrances, however he staff didn't seem to know which was which and sent us between the two doors twice before we were allowed in. Finally once being seat, it was nice however nothing overalls... More 

Thank Capitolabarmaid
Springfield, Virginia
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016

This speakeasy styled bar (no food, just carefully crafted cocktails) goes all the way. The decor is intimate. The drinks are creative and varied. The cocktail list is pretty substantial, presented in a format that organizes the drinks by type (flights, over ice, fruity, etc.), and within the types, they show their takes on the classics (e.g. Manhattan's) vs. B&B... More 

Thank cferrufino
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

I was recommended Bourbon and Branch by The Masses who Frequent 'Trip Advisor' as the Current Trend with 'Speakeasy' Bars has Suddenly become more Mainstream as I've been to Some Others Elsewhere in the UK and Germany. You have to make Advance Bookings in order to get 'The Password' to Enter Otherwise Likelihood is 'No Admittance'. Locating The Establishment is... More 

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Plano, Texas
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

My daughter rented the back room of this place for her birthday, it was so fun, We all dress in our flapper dresses and enjoyed drinks and appetizers. It does not look like much on the outside but when you go in it's like stepping back in time. Oh don't forget to get your password to get in.

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Katy, Texas
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197 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016

I'll be honest... This came near the end of a very long week in San Fran. A week full of very late nights and lots of schmoozing with potential customers. So, I wasn't in the right mindset for visiting the Wilson & Wilson Detective Agency at Bourbon & Branch. Nevertheless, I had a fantastic time! The mixologist was superb. He... More 

Thank Joe R
Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

We visited Wilson and Wilson within Bourbon and Bach. The clandestine way you enter the premises adds to the whole experience. My husband isn't that keen on cocktails but after his visit here he's a convert. We ordered from the three course menu and we're sat at the bar which meant that we could speak to our bartender about the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$25 - $100
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 Jones St, Look for the unmarked "anti saloon league" door., San Francisco, CA 94102-2007
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: 4153461735

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?