United States California San Francisco

Zam Zam

Iconic dive bar known for its eclectic vibe, quirky decor, and strong, inexpensive cocktails.
  • 1633 Haight Street

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Zam Zam, located in the heart of San Francisco's iconic Haight-Ashbury neighborhood, is an enduring vestige of the area's storied past. This historic bar, known for its vintage decor and classic martinis, offers a throwback to the days of old-school bartending and cozy, dimly lit ambiance that adds to the eclectic tapestry of the district. Visitors to Haight Ashbury seeking an authentic, no-frills drinking experience, a sense of the neighborhood's bohemian heritage, and perhaps a story or two should definitely consider stopping by Zam Zam.

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  • Guide to Haight Ashbury in San Francisco

    seeker (Seeker Editors)
    Imagine stepping into a vibrant kaleidoscope of history, culture, and counterculture—welcome to Haight Ashbury, the iconic San Francisco neighborhood that became the birthplace of the '60s hippie movement. Today, it's a treasure trove where Victorian architecture meets tie-dye boutiques, and the air is laced with the scent of incense and fresh coffee. Whether you're a history buff keen to tread the paths of legends, a fashion hunter on the prowl for vintage gems, or simply in search of a unique vibe to soak in, our guide to Haight Ashbury will take you on a journey through its colorful streets, eclectic shops, and must-see spots that continue to celebrate the spirit of peace, love, and rock 'n' roll.