Dive Bar - Best of 2017

Published Mar 23, 2017

Beer served in cans and peanut shells on the floor your thing? Where's your favorite dive?

2017 Winner

1. Doc's Clock

Voters Love

"Best Bartenders, Best Vibe, and they've got a solid cement bust of frickin' MR. T behind the bar! That alone should..." via Tod G.

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2575 Mission Street San Francisco CA 94110
  • Doc's Clock, Nightlife, Dive Bar, 2575 Mission Street Mission San Francisco CA 94110
    Nominee for: Dive Bar
    2575 Mission Street, World Map San Francisco, CA
  • Blooms Saloon, Nightlife, Dive Bar, 1318 18th Street Potrero Hill San Francisco CA 94107
    Nominee for: Dive Bar
    1318 18th Street, Potrero Hill San Francisco, CA
  • Lucky 13, Nightlife, Food, Dive Bar, Bar Bites, Tapas, 2140 Market Street Castro San Francisco CA 94114
    Nominee for: Dive Bar
    2140 Market Street, Castro San Francisco, CA
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    Nominee for: Dive Bar
    465 1st St W, #100, Sonoma, CA
  • Nominee for: Dive Bar
    1850 Park Blvd, East Oakland Oakland, CA
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    Nominee for: Dive Bar
    431 Natoma St, SoMa San Francisco, CA
  • Butter, Nightlife, Food, Cheap Eats, Dive Bar, Bar Bites, 354 11th Street SoMa San Francisco CA 94103
    6. Butter
    Nominee for: Dive Bar, Bar Bites
    354 11th Street, SoMa San Francisco, CA
  • Mr. Bing's, Nightlife, Cocktails, Dive Bar, Neighborhood Bar, Speciailty Cocktails, 201 Columbus Avenue Nob Hill San Francisco CA 94133
    Nominee for: Dive Bar
    201 Columbus Avenue, Nob Hill San Francisco, CA
  • Nominee for: Dive Bar
    1398 S Van Ness Ave, Mission San Francisco, CA
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    10. Radio Bar
    Nominee for: Dive Bar
    435 13th St, Oakland Chinatown Oakland, CA
  • Hi-Lo Club, Nightlife, Neighborhood Bar, Dive Bar, 1423 Polk Street Nob Hill San Francisco CA 94109
    1423 Polk Street, Nob Hill San Francisco, CA
  • The Tunnel Top, Nightlife, Dive Bar, 601 Bush Street Nob Hill San Francisco CA 94108
    Nominee for: Dive Bar
    601 Bush Street, Nob Hill San Francisco, CA
  • Kingfish Pub, Nightlife, Dive Bar, 5227 Claremont Ave North Oakland Oakland CA 94618
    Nominee for: Dive Bar
    5227 Claremont Ave, North Oakland Oakland, CA
  • 500 Club, Nightlife, Dive Bar, 500 Guerrero St San Francisco CA 94110
    14. 500 Club
    Nominee for: Dive Bar
    500 Guerrero St, Mission San Francisco, CA
  • Spoontonic Lounge, Nightlife, Dive Bar, 2580 N Main St World Map Walnut Creek CA 94597
    Nominee for: Dive Bar
    2580 N Main St, World Map Walnut Creek, CA
  • Nominee for: Dive Bar
    321 California Avenue, World Map Palo Alto, CA
  • Nominee for: Dive Bar
    12 William Saroyan Pl, Nob Hill San Francisco, CA
  • The Bamboo Hut, Nightlife, Dive Bar, 479 Broadway San Francisco CA 94133
    Nominee for: Dive Bar
    479 Broadway, Financial District San Francisco, CA
  • The Blarney Stone, Nightlife, Dive Bar, 5625 Geary Blvd Outer Richmond San Francisco CA 94121
    Nominee for: Dive Bar
    5625 Geary Blvd, Outer Richmond San Francisco, CA
  • Merchant's Saloon, Nightlife, Dive Bar, 401 2nd St Oakland CA 94607
    Nominee for: Dive Bar
    401 2nd St, Jack London Square Oakland, CA
  • Dirty Trix Saloon, Nightlife, Dive Bar, 408 Clement St Inner Richmond San Francisco CA 94118
    Nominee for: Dive Bar
    408 Clement St, Inner Richmond San Francisco, CA
  • Eli's Mile High Club, Nightlife, Dive Bar, 3629 Martin Luther King Jr Way Oakland CA 94609
    Nominee for: Dive Bar
    3629 Martin Luther King Jr Way, North Oakland Oakland, CA
  • Nominee for: Dive Bar
    6764 Washington St, Yountville, CA
  • Nominee for: Dive Bar
    3411 MacArthur Boulevard, Lower Hills Oakland, CA
  • Nominee for: Dive Bar
    1687 Lewis Brown Drive, World Map Vallejo, CA
Contest Overview
  • 24,296
    Total Votes
  • 16,813
  • 121

The 2017 Bay Area A-List awards are based on more than 24,000 votes from local Bay Area-area experts.

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