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Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

This is a pretty cool bar and the atmosphere is really relaxed. You can still see the famous bullet holes in the wooden bar. Unfortunately the bar lady was quite unfriendly and threw us out at 11pm because she wanted to close up.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 293katrinr
Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

Caveat: I went here on a Monday night so wasn’t expecting too much. Service was fine and bartender was nice. But it was dead and didn’t have a great smell (sweaty to be honest). Am sure it would be better on a Friday night but...More

Date of visit: March 2018
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Reviewed March 20, 2017 via mobile

Thanks to the very friendly couple who also own the bar we had a magnificent time. So glad we went out of our way to get there, well worth it. They let us stay a little longer after closing time and the conversation kept flowing....More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank SevLev
Reviewed January 14, 2017 via mobile

I expected a super hipster atmosphere, but it was about a 2/10 on the hipster scale. Drink prices were moderate. Not a bad selection. Seating is minimal however. Good experience.

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank AsheGreen16
Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Love this neighbourhood bar in San Francisco's Mission district. Friendly locals and there's always a really good range of beers on tap. Sit at the bar and chat with the bartenders, you'll pick up some great tips on what's going on in the area and...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Z328QTjamesh
Reviewed September 11, 2016

Shotwell’s is a pretty nice neighborhood bar located just off the Mission at 20th Street. As I walked in I really liked the small bar feel of the place as there was a surprising and good mix of clients inside. The place has a bar...More

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank FormerCaliBoy
Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

Amazing proper drinking bar.. Awesome beer... Owner and locals are super friendly, the service was great - we sat for an hour getting travelling tips. Go there! Pool, pinball and an amazing selection of craft beers

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank SuperHag
Reviewed April 12, 2016 via mobile

Small and cosy bar, the beer is good and cheap and the ambiance is authentic. Not too busy so perfect to catch up and talk with friends. I recommend !

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank 161pearlw
Reviewed July 1, 2015

One of the oldest bars in San Francisco. If your looking for an authentic experience, local beer and friendly patrons pay this bar a visit. Happy House 4:30 - 7. Busy weekends, mellow week days.

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank Tom M
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