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21st amendment brewery SOMA

SAN FRANCISCO | 21st Amendment Brewery might have stepped things by several notches with the opening of their San Leandro brewery in 2015, but the original brewery and restaurant which opened in 2000 in South Park is still going strong and a great place to visit. It’s a large, airy

church key north beach

SAN FRANCISCO | Church Key opened in 2008 and has operated as a bit of an under the radar gem for craft beer lovers in San Francisco. The North Beach craft beer spot is unmarked bu for a small sign over the door with a key, with the door opening

city beer store soma

SAN FRANCISCO | City Beer Store opened in 2006 and since then, the bottle shop / bar has built a reputation as a must visit for lovers of craft beer in San Francisco. Walk through the unassuming entrance and down into the cozy venue and you’re faced with an enticing

pacific brewing laboratory soma

SAN FRANCISCO | Pacific Brewing Laboratory was founded in 2010 when owners Bryan Hermannsson and Patrick Horn decided to experiment with new beer flavors, styles, and brewing techniques. Horn later left the business, and in 2015 Hermannsson teamed up with Jim Furman and Kevin Jackey from Black Hammer Brewing to

thirsty bear soma

SAN FRANCISCO | ThirstyBear is a brewery with a difference. It’s the first and only brewery in San Francisco to brew certified organic beer (since 2007) and become a certified Green Business. Why? Well owner and founding brewmaster Ron Silberstein had a long standing commitment to sustainable agriculture, so it

hopwater distribution nob hill

SAN FRANCISCO | Housed in what was once home of the 1950s Key Klub, Hopwater Distribution is one of San Francisco’s best craft beer bars, with 31 taps dedicated exclusively to Californian beers. The aim of owners Sky Wegman, Chris Barry, and Jon Guinea is to have a place where

aire hyatt centric loop

CHICAGO | In Chicago, the summer seems to pass in an instant. Looking to enjoy the weather with a view to boot? Chicago offers many rooftop bars and restaurants that fit the bill, many of them with heating and retractable roofs so you can enjoy them year-round. In no particular

cindy's loop

CHICAGO | The historic Venetian Gothic building at 12 South Michigan Avenue has been one of the city’s architectural highlights for more than 120 years. What had served as a private men’s club was reopened in 2015 as the Chicago Athletic Association Hotel with a rooftop terrace featuring views of

the j. parker lincoln park

CHICAGO | Located on the rooftop of the boutique Hotel Lincoln in Lincoln Park, The J. Parker is a bar that boasts some of the best panoramic views of the Chicago. Take in the picturesque downtown skyline and Lake Michigan sights while you enjoy summer in Chicago on this rooftop

londonhouse chicago loop

CHICAGO | Offering sweeping views of the Chicago River and some of Chicago’s most iconic architecture is the rooftop at LondonHouse Chicago. LondonHouse Chicago is located in the recently renovated Guarantee & Accident building with a prime location at Wacker and Michigan Avenue. The rooftop spans three levels and offers