The alcoholic slushies (which you can get with guava, passion fruit, or strawberry) aren’t the only reason to go to Palm House, but they are a pretty good one. You’ll also find tropical decorations, a good Happy Hour, and a nice patio. It’s suitable for a first date - order some guacamole and tacos when you get hungry.
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Tacko is a Nantucket-themed Mexican restaurant in Cow Hollow. You should just stick to the tacos.
Balboa Cafe is a throwback spot in Cow Hollow whose best asset is its Bloody Mary’s.
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Emporium Arcade Bar
Emporium Arcade Bar in Nopa has every game imaginable, and is a great spot to come hang out with a group for a casual celebration.
Berkeley’s Top Dog is an institution: an anarchist hole-in-the-wall that serves incredible hot dogs late into the night.
Hit up Barrio in North Beach for a few beers and some tacos with a friend or impromptu date.
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A Cow Hollow French bistro that’ll make you feel like you’re in Paris. Gamine’s got it going on.
School Night in Dogpatch is a good spot to go after work with your team for cocktails and good bar food.
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