Recommendation

RecommendationSan Francisco's chefs recommend Li-Po Cocktail Lounge for a drink as part of Dirt Road Travels' San Francisco, California city guide. They love this tiny authentic spot with signature Chinese mai tais at 916 Grant Ave in Chinatown.

San Francisco, California

Li-Po Cocktail Lounge

"A little gem pumping out Mai Tais, nestled in between Chinese Bazaars."

Recommendations:
Vesuvio Cafe
Tommy's Joynt
Cellarmaker Brewing

Li-Po Cocktail Lounge

"A little gem pumping out Mai Tais, nestled in between Chinese Bazaars."

"You have to order at least three pasta dishes because one is gonna be good, one is gonna be great and one is gonna blow you away."
Recommended by:
Evan Allumbaugh
  
Chef de Cuisine, Flour + Water

Evan's Take

"Li-Po Cocktail Lounge is the shit. It's this tiny spot in downtown Chinatown, like a little gem nestled in between all these different Chinese Bazaars. The owner is this old dude who invented the Mai Tai. He's been working there for forever and the drinks are delicious."

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Li-Po Cocktail Lounge

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Vesuvio Cafe
"It's right on Jack Kerouac Alley and is a local must."
-122.406454
37.797494
Tommy's Joynt
"I can go there and get a pastrami sandwich and a Jack & Coke for like $4."
-122.42181099999999
37.785519
Cellarmaker Brewing
"Cellarmaker is making some of the best beer in the region today."
-122.41073
37.777171
Li-Po Cocktail Lounge
"A little gem pumping out Mai Tais, nestled in between Chinese Bazaars."
-122.40637420000002
37.7954841

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