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Zeitgeist

YOUR RATING = None |
BA SCORE
90
outstanding

43 Reviews
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PLACE INFO

Type: Bar, Eatery

199 Valencia St
San Francisco, California, 94103-1117
United States

(415) 255-7505 | map
zeitgeistsf.com

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PLACE STATS
Place Score:
90
Reviews:
43
Ratings:
77
Avg:
4.04
pDev:
7.18%
 
 
Taps:
48
Bottles/Cans:
0
Cask:
N
Beer-to-Go:
N
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Reviews: 43 | Ratings: 77
Reviews by rikatine:
Photo of rikatine
4.14/5  rDev +2.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4

We really enjoyed our visit to Zeitgeist. We started out our day here around noontime on Thursday. There were only a couple of people at the bar, and a few small groups outside. It was a gorgeous sunny day. They had a very nice tap list while we were there, and a nice selection of stuff we did not see elsewhere in our six day beer tour of SF and points north.

The bartender was friendly and knowledgeable about the beer, and offered us a taste to help us decide what we wanted to order. We were interested in local beers that we could not get at home, and we were not disappointed.

Decided to move outside, and enjoy the sun and the outdoor space. If we didn't have many more stops to make we could have hung out here all day. Didn't get to eat, but the stuff people were bringing out looked good. If is self service here, but that is fine with us. No waitress to deal with etc.

Used the bathroom off the outdoor space, and it was unbelievably new and modern and clean.

Glad we put this place on our "must do" list. Would not have wanted to miss it. It was very easy to get here using the Muni system.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of frasergrove
4/5  rDev -1%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.25 | food: 3.75

Photo of carniwhore
3.66/5  rDev -9.4%
vibe: 3.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 1.5 | selection: 5

Photo of Claytonis
4.89/5  rDev +21%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Photo of Magnum40s
4.09/5  rDev +1.2%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4 | service: 4.75 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.5

Best Dive bar in SF. A great outdoor bier-garden with reasonable selection of beers. Bloody Mary's and snack food is what I usually head for. Tons of bike parking and reasonable prices.

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Photo of bostonbeans
4.05/5  rDev +0.2%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5 | food: 3

Photo of MIrvine
2.83/5  rDev -30%
vibe: 2 | quality: 3.5 | service: 2 | selection: 3.5 | food: 2

Hipster central. I went with a few friends on a Friday night. Place was full, but we were the only three wearing any other color than black. Good list, but there are better places with just as many good options, if not more.

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Photo of Anaxagoris
4.66/5  rDev +15.3%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.75

Photo of Spaceman_Jer
3.96/5  rDev -2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 3 | selection: 4.75 | food: 3

Photo of AgentMunky
3.78/5  rDev -6.4%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 2.75 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.25

Full of hipsters and bikers, but there's a lot of beer on tap. Also you can get a grilled cheese and homefries straight from Mt Olympus for like $2.

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Photo of mayorQuimby
3.79/5  rDev -6.2%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4 | service: 3.25 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4

Photo of mctizzz
4.33/5  rDev +7.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.5

Photo of toronadotornado
4.24/5  rDev +5%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4

Photo of BigGingDrinker
4.15/5  rDev +2.7%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4

Photo of Thepleasantimbiber
4.64/5  rDev +14.9%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.25

Photo of bobbyhands
4.16/5  rDev +3%

Photo of spycow
4/5  rDev -1%

Photo of pjbfromkc
4.75/5  rDev +17.6%

Photo of mike312
4.75/5  rDev +17.6%

Alpine Nelson on tap? Yes please.

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Photo of JoeyStats707
4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

Photo of Ilovebeer1549
4/5  rDev -1%

Photo of Texasfan549
3/5  rDev -25.7%

Photo of wtkphoto
4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

Photo of Paccamacca
3.5/5  rDev -13.4%

Photo of markgugs
4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

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Zeitgeist in San Francisco, CA
90 out of 100 based on 43 ratings.
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