Union Square Cocktail Tour

Go behind-the-scenes on a San Francisco craft cocktail tour to meet bar owners, bartenders, and industry experts for a unique cocktail experience at three Union Square cocktail havens. Drink delicious, well-balanced libations from the nation’s top mixologists. Learn about San Francisco’s integral role in the revival of the cocktail culture, as well as the origins and back-stories of the spirits in the cocktails. What a delicious way to be a cocktail insider. Cheers!

The Basics

2 hours 3 bars $72 per person

The Tastings*

The ghost haunted Vanishing Lady Gin-based cocktail at 1930s Post Prohibition art deco themed bar. Taste Creme de Mure and see how it influences the final cocktail.

Stirred Deux Pommes cocktail with Pommeau de Normandie side taste. Enjoy the apples with bruleed sugar garnish as you’re enjoying the apple pie scent (seasonal Fall cocktail)

Taste Autumn with this maple infused Parting Glass at Bourbon & Branch’s sister trendsetting bar with barrel aged spirit program. Sip a barrel-aged Whiskey on the side

Spicy Tequila-based Poquito Picante cocktail at charming historic speakeasy. Taste Aperol on the side and understand its many uses

* Stops and tastings are subject to change based on availability. We can accommodate most dietary restrictions with advance notice.

The Facts

  • Meet bar managers, bar owners and master mixologists!
  • Available Saturdays from 5:00pm-7:00pm
  • Tour guests must be 21+ and bring a valid ID
  • Flat route, approximately 1/2 of a mile
  • Meeting location is in Downtown Union Square, San Francisco
  • Intimate tour groups limited to 12 people. Want to upgrade to a private tour? Email groups@avitaltours.com.
  • Gratuities not included – please consider tipping your guide
  • Advance Tickets are required

Union Square Craft Cocktail Tour Bar Partners

Why Avital Tours?

Wondering what makes the Avital San Francisco Union Square Craft Cocktail Tour different from all other tours? Check out our About Us page for the answer!

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