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Esquire – Best Bars in America

By Joe Ruvel · May 14th, 2009 · 2 Comments

Esquire LOVES lists – and here is another one…Best Bars in America – Here is the California list (SF did pretty well)

California

BAR NAME TOWN RATING
Zeitgeist San Francisco 78
Vesuvio San Francisco 76
Veranda Bar at the Hotel Figueroa Los Angeles 74
Tosca Cafe San Francisco 73
Toronado San Francisco 81
The Sportsman Sonora 76
The Sandpiper Lounge Laguna Beach 62
The River Ranch Tahoe City 54
The Polo Lounge Beverly Hills 71
The Mermaid Hermosa Beach 67
The Edison Los Angeles 77
The Broadway Bar Los Angeles 69
The Bar at the Red Fox Steakhouse San Diego 76
Sam’s Anchor Café Tiburon 63
Redwood Los Angeles 70
Red Lion Tavern Los Angeles 74
Musso & Frank Grill Hollywood 76
La Cita Los Angeles 75
Jumbo’s Clown Room Hollywood 76
J Lounge Los Angeles 72
Hermosa Beach Yacht Club Hermosa Beach 71
Golden Gopher Los Angeles 77
Chateau Marmont Hollywood 55
Cantina San Francisco 75
Brennan’s Pub Marina Del Ray 63
Bourbon & Branch San Francisco 78
Bordello Los Angeles 71
Birds Los Angeles 60
Beach Ball Newport Beach 71
Bar 107 Los Angeles 77
21 Club San Francisco 73

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2 responses so far ↓

  • 1 spike grobstein // May 22, 2009 at 6:34 am

    Wow. Not a single bar in New York. wtf?

  • 2 Joe // May 22, 2009 at 9:23 am

    You read to fast spike – that is just the CA list – NY has its own list