Cocktail Hour? Always. Enjoy Seasonal Sips.


Welcome to Mid-Market, where SoMa meets the Tenderloin meets downtown. Where a new generation of restaurants and bars is cropping up alongside long-standing landmarks of The City’s theater, music, and LGBTQ scenes. Cocktail Hour? Always. Street art. Local music. 7 am nightcaps. And that’s just our block. Saunter around the neighborhood and try one of these festive cocktails available this season.

54 Mint, 16 Mint Plaza, 0.2 miles from Serif. A modern Italian trattoria tucked into San Francisco’s historic Mint Plaza with fresh in-house made bread, pasta and desserts. Try the Pocket Coffee Martini, a perfect fall sip with Argonaut brandy, espresso liqueur, Meigamma vermouth rosso, Di Saronno foam

The Cavalier, 360 Jessie Street, 0.2 miles from Serif. The Cavalier is a London-inspired brasserie, located adjacent to Hotel Zetta in San Francisco’s SoMA neighborhood. Try sipping the Angel Of The North, made with Earl Grey infused Glenlivet Founder’s Reserve, Cynar Thistle Amaro, Cherry. Tucked behind The Cavalier you’ll find Marianne’s with low lighting, royal purple walls, and posh leather and zebra banquettes.

Dirty Habit, 12 Fourth Street, 0.3 miles from Serif. A sultry little hideaway featuring shared plates and snacks alongside creative seasonal and savory cocktails. Try the smoky and warm Kings & Queens made with Madre Mezcal Espadin, Brown Sugar Reduction, King’s Ginger, lemon, and egg white.

The Black Cat, 400 Eddy Street, 0.4 miles from Serif. Black Cat is a refined social dining experience featuring a modern American supper club menu. The Sazerac (New Orleans) features a cognac, absinthe, and warm spice bitters that pairs perfectly with live music at San Francisco’s premiere Jazz Supper Club.

City Beer Store, 1148 Mission Street, 0.5 miles from Serif. San Francisco’s premiere craft beer bottle shop, bar, & online retailer. Try Cellarmaker Brewing Company Mendo Sleigh Ride, Hazy West Coast IPA w/ Cascade, Galaxy and Strata Hops & Terpenes 7.0%.

Novela, 662 Mission Street, 0.6 miles from Serif. This library-themed bar is known for party punches, especially this time of year. They have a holiday package of three bottles: A Hot Toddy with whiskey, fig, yuzu, cloves, and lemon; the “Kris Kringle” with tequila, passionfruit, pineapple, orange, and lime; and the “Jack Frost” with gin, cranberry, orange, lemon, and spice.

Palette, 816 Folsom Street, 0.6 miles from Serif. Palette serves local new American fare & wine in this vibrant cafe & event venue. Order up a Champagne Cup with Martell vs cognac, pineau des charentes, curaçao, spiced pear, lemon, sparkling. (Serves 4-6).

The Linden Room, 292 Linden Street, just under a mile from Serif in nearby Hayes Valley. Enjoy garden to glass cocktails in San Francisco’s tiniest shrine to libations, a petite 8 seats— walk in only. This tiny cocktail spot at the rear of Kim Alter’s stunning, tasting menu-only restaurant Nightbird has reignited the culture of the curated cocktail. San Francisco Chronicle calls it “A tiny slice of cocktail heaven”. Try the Johin cocktail made with Japanese gin, alpine liquor, tarragon vermouth and Marqut lime.

Mix it up at home. Try one of these five fall cocktail recipes from our friends at 7×7 this season. Join us for a tour and discover boredom-proof living. The next chapter in San Francisco’s story is unfolding. And it’s happening right now. SERIF. L00k again. Find your fit.