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Old 10-10-2010, 05:17 PM   #1
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I'm going to be in San Francisco next weekend and have a few hours to kill. Not enough to head up to Russian River (will do that in November). Any "must-visit" beer stores/pubs?

I'll probably grab a pint at Magnolia since that will basically be the neighborhood I'll be around for most of the day, but would love to find a great beer store to visit.

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I would recommend the 21A. Fun place with great beer and pretty decent food.

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Old 10-10-2010, 05:22 PM   #3
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Totally forgot about 21A... Thanks! I've been checking my local BevMo frequently waiting for them to get their 6-packs in stock again...

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Old 10-10-2010, 06:07 PM   #4
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Try to visit Anchor brewery. Though it can be tough to get in for a tour. I have heard terrific things about the Monk's Kettle.

San Rafael is just a short jog north of San Fran and there you can find the Broken Drum Brewery and pub. It is terrific!

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I've heard good things about Magnolia's. Not been there myself.

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If you're gonna be around Magnolia, then definitely hit up Toronado.

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Thirsty Bear is close to 21A and has some good beers and really good food. Also, Rogue has a pub in North Beach which is worth a visit.

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