Oct 26, 2010

Wine & Dine while watching the Giants/Rangers game

Can't nab tickets to watch the San Francisco Giants whollop the Texas Rangers in the World Series this week?  Help is on the way! The San Francisco Convention & Visitors Bureau has compiled a list of venues where you can view the game with other fans--with plenty of beer, wine, and food to energize your cheering. Go giants!

Americano Restaurant & Bar at Hotel Vitale
8 Mission St.
415- 278-3777
Hours: 11:30 a.m. - midnight
Overview of promotion:
Games played on a large 50” television in Americano Bar.

Aurea at The Stanford Court Renaissance San Francisco Hotel

905 California St.
Hours: For the duration of the games (Wed.: 7:30-10:30 p.m.; Thurs.: 7:30-10:30 p.m.; Sat.: 3:30-6:30 p.m.; Sun.: 5-8 p.m.; Mon.: 4:30-7:30 p.m.; Wed.: 7:30-10:30 p.m.; Thurs., 7:30-10:30 p.m.).
Overview of promotion: Aurea will play the games on five flat-screen televisions.  As part of this “rally cap” promotion, guests will receive 50 percent off on all small plates and bar snacks (starting at $2.50)

Bar 888 at the InterContinental San Francisco

888 Howard St.  
Hours: Sun.-Thurs., 11 a.m. – midnight; Fri. and Sat., 11.-1:00 a.m.
Overview of promotion:
Bar 888 is featuring a special Giants cocktails called the Ultimate Pitch with Hangar One Mandarin Vodka, Andrew Quady Sweet Muscat, Cinzano Bianco, fresh squeezed orange and lime juice and Angostura bitters for $12.

The Grille at Seven Fifty

Hilton San Francisco Financial District
750 Kearny St.
415- 765-7878
Overview of promotion:                       
Surrounded by five flat screens, specials during the games include: Anchor Steam Draft Beer $3.50, Lobster Sliders $14, Kobe Beef Slider $12, Pulled Pork Sliders $9, and Slider Sampler $14.

Fog Harbor Fish House
Pier 39
Overview of promotion: 
Happy hour Mon.- Fri.: 3 -6 p.m. in the bar.

4th St Bar & Grill
55 4th St.
Hours: Tues.:1-11 p.m; Wed. and Thurs., 4-11 p.m.
Overview of promotion:                       
Watch the Giants on one of 22 televisions and enjoy nightly happy hour specials 4- 6 p.m.

101 Fourth St.
Overview of promotion:                       
View the games from a 50-foot video wall.

Kyo-ya Restaurant

2 New Montgomery St. in the Palace Hotel
415- 546-5089
Overview of promotion:
A sushi platter and sake for $25 while cheering on the home team.

303 Second St.
Hours: Mon.-Sun.: 4:30 p.m.- close
Overview of promotion:
Go Giants margarita with Herradura Antiguo and pomegranate for $9 glass/$34 pitcher; $5 margaritas/mojitos/house wines and well drinks, $3 draft beers and $2 tacos.

Knuckles at the Wharf

555 North Point St.
Hours: 6:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Overview of promotion:                       
"Bearded Wilson" cocktail and "Uribe Homer" cocktail.

McCormick & Kuleto's Seafood Restaurant

Ghirardelli Square
900 Northpoint St., Suite H301
Overview of promotion:  
“Special Giants Happy Hour” includes the Happy Hour Menu - $5 drink specials, $3 beer specials, $1.95 to $4.95 food items. Game 1- Wed. Oct. 27: Happy Hour from 4 p.m.-7 p.m.; Game 2- Thurs., Oct. 28:  Happy Hour from 4 p.m.-7 p.m.     

Midi Bar & Restaurant

185 Sutter St.  
Overview of promotion:                       
11 a.m. to midnight Happy Hour prices during all games, including $5 specialty drinks and wine and $3 beers.

Pied Piper Bar & Grill
2 New Montgomery St. in the Palace Hotel
Overview of promotion:
The Pied Piper has added more televisions for viewing in the lounge.  Giants special: Kobe beef burger and a beer for $25.

Pier Market
Pier 39
Overview of promotion: 
Happy hour Monday through Friday 3-6 p.m. in the bar.     

Royal Exchange

301 Sacramento St.
Overview of promotion:                       
Guests can root for the Giants (on one of their 17 big-screen TVs) while enjoying Deschutes brewery Mirror pond pale ale and black butte porter for $4; beef and chicken nachos, sliders and buffalo hot wings for $5.

Wipeout Bar & Grill    
Pier 39
Overview of promotion:  Watch the Giants games on our giant projection screen TV.   

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