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Top music venue recommendations from locals

Rock Club
“ A small neighborhood music venue that plays host to lots of high profile artists. Catch a show and grab some late-night food after at Nopa next door. The Fillmore & The Chapel are also great local venues to see a concert.”
  • 116 locals recommend
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“Nightly live-music performances in a converted ex-chapel. Really cool venue! Check out their website for performances”
  • 81 locals recommend
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“The famous historic San Francisco music venue where everyone that is anybody has preformed. Full calendar of events.”
  • 77 locals recommend
Jazz Club
“Home of the San Francisco Jazz Festival, this San Francisco landmark has some of the best acoustics. ”
  • 56 locals recommend
Jazz Club
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“A must visit when staying in this neighborhood!! Open every night with some of the most amazing live jazz in the city, I would highly recommend this local waterhole to everyone. It is some of the best live jazz in San Francisco. ”
  • 76 locals recommend
Café
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“Nightly live performances with a fun outdoor/indoor vibe. Small and cozy. Can get busy!”
  • 75 locals recommend
Bar
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“The Valencia Room: Live music, DJs, and bar in a historic dive bar location (previously the Elbo Room).”
  • 58 locals recommend
Nightclub
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“Death Guild on Mondays is a fun place to visit for those who love Goth, industrial metal, the dark aesthetics, and arts. I love the music and it has ample space to get down to your favorite "the Cure" song--cheers!”
  • 42 locals recommend
Rock Club
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“Awesome dive bar with great live music. Some surprisingly famous bands have played here!”
  • 40 locals recommend
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“DJs, live bands & more in a dimly lit, retro setting complete with disco ball above the dance floor.”
  • 38 locals recommend
Rock Club
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“Because even though the neighborhood is a bit shady, the interior of this venue is breath taking. Historic SF music venue.”
  • 29 locals recommend
Church
“A magnificent cathedral just down the block. You may see music groups performing here, ballet, who knows what.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Jazz Club
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“Great night club with fun live music! Take Steiner to a right on Eddie, then left on Fillmore.”
  • 30 locals recommend
Bar
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“Mondays! Ok so this is in SF, but it's my favorite. Classic SF dive bar and venue.”
  • 25 locals recommend
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“I fell in love with this place the first time I walked in. The love is still strong.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Park
“Great place to walk. Very peaceful most of the year. Free music performances during the summer”
  • 17 locals recommend