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Press Club

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Wine Bar, Bar
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20 Yerba Buena Ln, San Francisco, CA 94103-3100 (Market Street)
+1 415-744-5000
16:00 - 23:00
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Sun 14:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 16:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 14:00 - 00:00
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The Netherlands
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been here twice during our stay in San Francisco. For me the metric is: "would I return"... the answer an unequivocal "Yes". The choice of wine is mind blowing, the list is very diverse. It features old and new world. The staff is very knowledgeable, and very pleasant. On our return, we were recognized, which in SF is... More 

Thank Travels_too_much_99
Oakland, California
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1,098 reviews
400 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to a party/reception here and found there space very hip and cool. No experience with the food. Good drinks.

Thank Thomas V
El Rito, New Mexico
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Being from El Rito NM, I have never experienced anything like the Press club. I didn't even know they made wine in Italy, but they do, and it's pretty darn good. The French wine is pretty good too. I probably should not have worn my hat and boots because I got a lot of looks from the gender that I... More 

Thank KipMyKool
Omaha, Nebraska
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 February 2017

After spending all day working a conference we stopped here for a bit of respite. Beautiful and relaxing. Tremendous wine list and small bites on a Sunday. Happy hour bottles $70 and up are half price. We enjoyed a Mushroom pizzette was savory and a selection of 4 cheeses with perfect accompaniments and our 2014 Kistler!

Thank Sue B
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1,666 reviews
1,034 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 194 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The food is okay, but man, they wines and booze are pretty kewl. Lots of fun choices at every price point.

Thank Alzor S
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39 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped in after a movie. Wine selection is great as well as the cheese and charcuterie plates that you can pair with the wine!!

Thank ldsjpsalpalp
Carmel, California
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382 reviews
256 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

After work crowd is plentiful. Great wine selection and beautiful setting. A small tip is that the tables you come to when first going down the steps, are reserved after 5:30... go straight back past the bar to a quiet sitting area...

Thank rthau
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303 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017

This large downstairs bar was nearly filled on a relatively early (before 7) Friday evening. We found a place near the back. We (party of three) enjoyed our drinks (a glass of wine, a beer, and a beer sampler) and were able to make conversation even though the bar was loud with patrons talking and music playing. The server was... More 

Thank Lorne29
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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103 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

5pm drinks spot for us and it was great. Big open bar area and we popped in for a fizz and snack. Very nice place and they do happy hour

Thank Pooja79
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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40 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016

I came in right at the end of happy hour and the place was very busy, there were one or two tables and a few spots at the bar available though. I took a seat at the bar and was immediately give a menu and a water by the friendly bartender. I was looking to choose between two different flight... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Wine Bar, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
14:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
14:00 - 00:00
14:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Yerba Buena Ln, San Francisco, CA 94103-3100
    (Market Street)
  • Public Transportation: Bart and Muni - Powell Street Station
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > SoMa
  • Neighbourhood: SoMa
  • Phone Number: +1 415-744-5000
Press Club, a wine bar and lounge, offers California’s finest wines and beers in a sophisticated, social atmosphere. Press Club's menu of seasonal small plates and thoughtful pairings offers the ultimate wine experience in one of San Francisco's most notable destinations. Visitors can socialize, taste wine and share small plates in the luxurious wine tasting cellar at the foot of the Four Seasons Hotel.This San Francisco wine bar, located two blocks from both Union Square and the Moscone Convention Center, is the most authentic wine tasting venue in San Francisco. Each month an artisan vintner is featured at Press Club.

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Staying in SoMa

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South of Market (SoMa), has an urban and sophisticated vibe, but you're more likely to find big nightclubs and lots of industrial loft residences than you are to find boutique shopping. Although it’s the epicenter for tech startups in the city, visitors will be able to do more than just business - museums, top quality restaurants, and the San Francisco Giants now call this neighbourhood home. Most of its freeway-sized streets may not capture the same character as other neighbourhoods in the city, but pockets of charm, like South Park, can still be found throughout its side streets.
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