Craft Cocktails - Best of 2015

Published Mar 19, 2015

When it comes to cocktails, it's all about flavor and originality. Who makes the best?

2015 Winner

1. Walnut Creek Yacht Club

Voters Love

"You may need reservations - the food here is great, and the locals love it. The fish is fresh, and the menu changes..." via sharij222

Find It
1555 Bonanza St Walnut Creek CA 94596
  • Walnut Creek Yacht Club, Great Meals, Food, Nightlife, Seafood, Speciailty Cocktails, Bar Bites, Specialty Cocktails, Fish Market, Craft Cocktails, Romantic Restaurant, Wine Bar, 1555 Bonanza St World Map Walnut Creek CA 94596
    Nominee for: Seafood, Craft Cocktails
    1555 Bonanza St, World Map Walnut Creek, CA
  • Forbidden Island Tiki Lounge, Nightlife, Cocktails, Speciailty Cocktails, Specialty Cocktails, Craft Cocktails, 1304 Lincoln Ave Alameda CA 94501
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    1304 Lincoln Ave, Alameda, CA
  • Bourbon and Branch, Nightlife, Specialty Cocktails, 501 Jones St Tenderloin San Francisco CA 94102
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    501 Jones St, Tenderloin San Francisco, CA
  • Smuggler's Cove, Nightlife, Cocktails, 650 Gough St Western Addition/NoPa San Francisco CA 94102
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    650 Gough St, Hayes Valley San Francisco, CA
  • Rye, Nightlife, Craft Cocktails, Tenderloin, San Francisco, 688 Geary St, San Francisco, CA 94102
    5. Rye
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    688 Geary St, Civic Center San Francisco, CA
  • Rickhouse, Nightlife, Craft Cocktails, 246 Kearny St  San Francisco, CA 94108
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    246 Kearny St, Nob Hill San Francisco, CA
  • Barrel Aged, Nightlife, Craft Cocktails, 823 Main Street Martinez CA
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    823 Main Street, Martinez,
  • Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    316 11th Street, SoMa San Francisco, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    1741 Telegraph Ave, Uptown Oakland Oakland, CA
  • Dive Bar, Nightlife San Francisco, Cocktails, 78 E Santa Clara St San Jose CA 95113
    10. Dive Bar
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    78 E Santa Clara St, Santa Clara County San Jose, CA
  • Beretta, Nightlife, Cocktails, 1199 Valencia St San Francisco CA 94110
    10. Beretta
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    1199 Valencia St, Mission San Francisco, CA
  • Bar ThreeFiftyFive, Nightlife, Specialty Cocktails, 355 19th St Uptown Oakland Oakland CA 94612
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    355 19th St, Uptown Oakland Oakland, CA
  • 15 Romolo, Nightlife, Cocktails, 15 Romolo Pl San Francisco CA 94133
    12. 15 Romolo
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    15 Romolo Pl, North Beach/Telegraph Hill San Francisco, CA
  • 83 Proof, Nightlife, Speciailty Cocktails, 83 1st St SoMa San Francisco CA 94105
    12. 83 Proof
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    83 1st St, SoMa San Francisco, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    2124 Market St, Castro San Francisco, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    43 West San Salvador Street, Santa Clara County San Jose, CA
  • Easy Lounge, Nightlife, Specialty Cocktails, 3255 Lakeshore Ave Lower Hills Oakland CA 94610
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    Multiple locations
  • Nihon, Nightlife San Francisco, Cocktails, 1779 Folsom St San Francisco CA 94103
    17. Nihon
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    1779 Folsom St, Mission San Francisco, CA
  • Harry Denton's Starlight Room, Nightlife, Specialty Cocktails, 450 Powell St Union Square San Francisco CA 94102
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    450 Powell St, Union Square San Francisco, CA
  • 20. Kitty's
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    6702 Hollis St, Emeryville, CA
  • Martuni's, Nightlife, Cocktails, 4 Valencia St San Francisco CA 94103
    20. Martuni's
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    4 Valencia St, SoMa San Francisco, CA
  • Aub Zam Zam, Nightlife, Cocktails, 1633 Haight St San Francisco CA 94117
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    1633 Haight St, Haight-Ashbury San Francisco, CA
  • Buena Vista, Nightlife, Cocktails, 2765 Hyde St San Francisco CA 94109
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    2765 Hyde St, Fisherman's Wharf San Francisco, CA
  • Cantina, Nightlife, Cocktails Neighborhood Bar, 580 Sutter St San Francisco CA 94102
    20. Cantina
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    580 Sutter St, Nob Hill San Francisco, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    155 Columbus Ave, Financial District San Francisco, CA
Contest Overview
  • 35,022
    Total Votes
  • 23,872
  • 169

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