Craft Cocktails - Best of 2016

Published Feb 25, 2016

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

2016 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
  • 83 Proof, Nightlife, Speciailty Cocktails, 83 1st St SoMa San Francisco CA 94105
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    83 1st St, SoMa 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
  • 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
  • Location
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    2124 Market St, Castro San Francisco, CA
  • Flavor, Food, Great Meals, Nightlife, California, Craft Cocktails, Brunch, 260 Capistrano Rd World Map Half Moon Bay CA 94019
    5. Flavor
    260 Capistrano Rd, World Map Half Moon Bay, 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
  • 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
  • Buena Vista, Nightlife, Cocktails, 2765 Hyde St San Francisco CA 94109
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    2765 Hyde St, Fisherman's Wharf 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
  • 15 Romolo, Nightlife, Cocktails, 15 Romolo Pl San Francisco CA 94133
    10. 15 Romolo
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    15 Romolo Pl, North Beach/Telegraph Hill San Francisco, CA
  • 10. Monroe SF
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    473 Broadway St, World Map San Francisco, CA
  • Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    115 Sansome Street, World Map San Francisco, CA
  • Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    1400 1st Street, Napa, CA
  • Trader Sam's, Nightlife, Cocktails, 6150 Geary Blvd San Francisco CA 94121
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    6150 Geary Blvd, Outer Richmond San Francisco, CA
  • Rye, Nightlife, Craft Cocktails, Tenderloin, San Francisco, 688 Geary St, San Francisco, CA 94102
    16. Rye
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    688 Geary St, Civic Center San Francisco, CA
  • 16. Kitty's
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    6702 Hollis St, Emeryville, CA
  • Dive Bar, Nightlife San Francisco, Cocktails, 78 E Santa Clara St San Jose CA 95113
    16. Dive Bar
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    78 E Santa Clara St, Santa Clara County San Jose, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    43 West San Salvador Street, Santa Clara County San Jose, CA
  • Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    1875 South Bascom Avenue, World Map Campbell, CA
  • Barrel Aged, Nightlife, Craft Cocktails, 823 Main Street Martinez CA
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    823 Main Street, Martinez,
  • Redford, Food, Great Meals, Nightlife, New American, Craft Cocktails, 673 Geary Street Tenderloin San Francisco CA 94102
    673 Geary Street, Civic Center San Francisco, CA
  • Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    316 11th Street, SoMa San Francisco, CA
  • Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    813 Main Street, Napa, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    1741 Telegraph Ave, Uptown Oakland Oakland, CA
Contest Overview
  • 19,077
    Total Votes
  • 12,857
  • 121

The 2016 Bay Area A-List awards are based on more than 19,000 votes from local Bay Area-area experts.

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