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Things to do for December 06, 2017
A San Francisco Classic Is Reborn and a New Bar in Potrero Is Regular-Born
Plus, Anchor Brewing Made a Spaghetti and Maple Syrup Beer for Your Elf-Viewing PleasureBy Joe Starkey
And Now, From the Guys Behind Brass Tacks and Anina...
Brass Tacks and Anina have a new little brother named Junior, and it's also your new neighborhood cocktail bar in Potrero Hill. Come in for a Safety Third with overproof tequila, Aperol and French vermouth. Then follow it up with a local beer because overproof tequila.
Get your tickets now to Anchor Brewing's screening of Elf at the Balboa Theater tomorrow night. They'll be featuring three beers made specially for the event, including Spaghetti & Maple Syrup Imperial Christmas Ale, which tastes better than spaghetti and maple syrup. Promise.
What Was Old Is New Again at the Grotto
San Francisco mainstay the Grotto has just reopened under new management after the family that owned it for three generations retired. They've kept some classic elements like the bar and fireplace, but generally spruced everything else up. Except for the Bay views. Those are the same.
An Entire Showroom Dedicated to Caffeine, Sweet Caffeine
The coffee product design firm (that old chestnut) called Fellow would like to show you their wares via a new retail store that'll also host events with local coffee experts. Which basically means that you'll get to see how coffee is brewed. Then drink coffee. Then be happier as a result.
How to Lay Low and Live Well in San Francisco
Maybe you need a great spot for a first date. Maybe you're looking for the coolest hidden bar within another bar. Or the best drinks with a view of the entire Bay. Lucky you, because that's exactly why the Back 100 exists. Don't say we never got you anything.
What Else Is New
You're Going on a Star Wars Vacation
Courtesy of one of these two Star Wars-inspired tours, in Ireland and Croatia. You're also going to need some holiday party outfits—here are three surefire winners. Finally, we've made a convincing case that Gary Oldman is our greatest living actor. Not sure what you'll need that for...