June 2019: There's no denying that San Francisco is heating up, which makes our list of the best rooftop bars in San Francisco more important than ever. We recently expanded our list to include some of our favorite Oakland spots, Oeste and Mad Oak, and removed some bars that aren't always open to the public. So the next time temps hit three digits, head to one of these rooftop spots for a refreshing cocktail and a killer view.
Of all the places where you can kick back with a drink in SF (cocktail bars, breweries, speakeasies, wine bars), those with a killer view will always come out on top. See for yourself at the best rooftop bars in San Francisco.
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