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Top of the Mark

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Nob Hill
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Address: 999 California St, Nob Hill, San Francisco, CA 94108-2250
Phone Number: +1 415-392-3434
06:30 - 11:00
12:00 - 23:30
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Sun 10:00 - 13:00
17:00 - 23:30
Mon - Sat 06:30 - 11:00
12:00 - 23:30

Sip drinks to piano music while taking in a panoramic city view at this...

Sip drinks to piano music while taking in a panoramic city view at this lofty and elegant Nob Hill hotel bar.

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Great view with great Live Band!!!

We arrived on a Saturday night and arround 8pm the live band started playing...it was awesome! They have great artists...singers are amazing, not only for their talent singing but... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Chartres, France
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Chartres, France
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21 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived on a Saturday night and arround 8pm the live band started playing...it was awesome! They have great artists...singers are amazing, not only for their talent singing but for the mood they put on the room.

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St. Albert, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in to the Top of the Mark for a pre dinner drink. Cocktails were delicious but expect to shell out around 15 per drink. The lounge had a pianist providing some delightful background while the 360 degree windows provide a great view of the city. We went after dark and the lights of SF provided a wonderful backdrop to... More 

Thank Nick L
Alamo, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

We stYed at the mark at the top of nob hill sf. In our room we were advised to go to the top of the mark for a drink and view before sunset to get a table with limited wait. We arrived at about 5:40 and did not get seated until around 6:25. Sunset was 6:12 pm, The view was... More 

Thank Patrick S
Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went to the Top of the Mark after our anniversary dinner and it was a perfect way to end the evening!! The band was fantastic and we had so much fun dancing! The crowd of people there were a nice crowd....classy and fun. We had a window seat and enjoyed the view while sipping on our... More 

Thank 211jenniferz
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Very tired hotel. Needs updating. Service was ok, nothing exceptional for the price. Carpets and wallpaper need updating. Top of the Mark disappointing. Shower water pressure poor, hot water difficult to get. Odor in the room, old smelling. Would not stay here again. Not worth the price they charge.

Thank andocsaszar
Rugby, Warwickshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

We were guests of friends for our cocktails at Top of the Mark. I caught a glimpse of the bill and was glad I wasn't covering it. That said, it is a smart, up market hotel in the centre of San Francisco. The cocktails were delicious, elegantly served and special. There was live music for which a hefty surcharge per... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

This rating is for the views and the value. The Top of the Mark is definitely worth a visit. The ambiance feels upscale and sophisticated. Come up here at night for a 360 degree view of the city lights. There was a jazz band was playing when we were here and the atmosphere was lively. The food was very bad.... More 

2 Thank Kipp7272
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We were staying at the nearby Scarlet Huntington (2 minute walk, next block) and stopped here for a nightcap. Thought we may be underdressed, but on arrival realised we needn't have worried! It was all very relaxed. The decor though, could do with some work/ over haul. It does detract a bit from the overall feel of the place. However... More 

Thank Vasco80
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Came here on a recommendation and I have to say that you will be hard pressed to get as good a 360 degree view of SF from anywhere else in this truly beautiful city. We shared a bottle of champagne which was not overly expensive. Lovely surroundings-as you would expect- and first class service. Would have been good if we... More 

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Palo Alto, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Very busy restaurant with panoramic views of SF. Cocktails were good as were the appetizers. The decor can be described as beige at best, but the draw is the view from being so high up and windows all around.

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Nob Hill
Swanky and stylish, Nob Hill sits in the heart of the city and is home to amazing architecture and views. The hike to the top can be a challenging workout for those who forego a cable car ride, but they will be rewarded with some of the city’s most beautiful architecture adorning its peak. Originally populated with mansions after the Gold Rush, most if not all were devastated in the 1906 earthquake and fire that followed. Luckily all is not lost; storied hotels and Grace Cathedral surround Huntington Park. Having a drink or dinner while taking in the sunset and views at the "top of the Mark" is tough to beat.
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