United States California San Francisco

Li Po Cocktail Lounge

A historic Chinatown bar known for its potent Mai Tais and unique atmosphere, steeped in Asian-influenced decor and a speakeasy-like vibe.

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Nestled in the bustling heart of San Francisco's Chinatown, Li Po Cocktail Lounge is a cozy and historic bar that has been serving patrons since 1937. Renowned for its charming, dive-bar ambiance and famous for its potent Chinese Mai Tai, the lounge offers an intimate setting where locals and tourists alike can enjoy a unique selection of cocktails. With its colorful interior and welcoming vibe, Li Po stands out as a beloved spot among the city's cozy cocktail bars, inviting guests to step back in time and savor the flavors of the city's rich cultural tapestry.

seeker 6 months ago

Li Po Cocktail Lounge Guides

  • Cozy cocktail bars in San Francisco

    seeker (Seeker Editors)
    Nestled in the bustling streets of San Francisco, a city known for its iconic Golden Gate Bridge and historic cable cars, there lies a trove of intimate spots perfect for those nights when you're craving a well-crafted cocktail in a snug atmosphere. Whether you're a local or just passing through, this dynamic city doesn't just boast fantastic eateries and stunning vistas—it also plays host to some of the coziest cocktail bars you could wish for. From hidden speakeasies to warm, dimly-lit lounges, each with its own unique charm and an array of concoctions that could warm even the foggiest of San Francisco evenings, there's a delightful spot waiting to become your next favorite. So, let's lift the veil on some of these inviting havens where the drinks are as enchanting as the ambiance they're served in.
  • Day Trip - Chinatown SF

    michele (Michele Humeston)