We love our bars with a sense of history. They preserve our city history, cultural identity and make some damn good drinks. Here are the oldest, most awesome bars in the city that you should visit the next time you're in town.
In the shadow of the Transamerica Pyramid lies a marker that points to a compelling rag-to-riches tale of prejudice, love lost and the pioneering spirit that built San Francisco. But it is a story that has rarely been told.