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Blackthorn Tavern

Blackthorn Tavern

Pub, Rock Club, and Bar$$$$
Inner Sunset, San Francisco
48 Tips and reviews
  • trivia
  • karaoke
  • ufc fights
  • smokedaddies
  • Bloody Marys
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  • CNN
    CNNJanuary 15, 2015
    Large windows. Spacious booths. TVs practically in your lap. These are a few of the reasons that fans have been returning to Blackthorn, near Golden Gate Park, for more than two decades. Read more
  • Party Earth
    Party EarthJuly 11, 2012
    Blackthorn hosts some sporting event broadcasts like UFC matchups and big pay-per-view boxing matches. Check the calendar for info. There may be a cover charge, but it’s rarely more than $10 or $20. Read more
  • Kenneth (KJKendo) F.
    Kenneth (KJKendo) Fate JrDecember 2, 2011
    Been here 100+ times
    Blackthorn Karaoke Tuesdays! Starts at 9:30 PM. A great staff and down to earth neighborhood people. Darts, Pool, Patio (all night), and of course karaoke. Read more
  • AskMen
    AskMenNovember 12, 2010
    Every Sunday & Monday the TVs are turned to all the best NFL games, & the rest of the week is packed with trivia, karaoke, & '80s nights. If there's a UFC fight you can count on watching it here. Read more
  • Niko D.
    Niko DeMordauntAugust 19, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Come here for a sports game. Gets busy though. PS you can bring in food from nearby restaurants.
  • Cesar A.
    Cesar AbellaOctober 19, 2012
    Great bar! The bartenders are really friendly and it's a great place to watch sports games.
  • Len S.
    Len SuguitanAugust 13, 2014
    Free pool during set times, outdoor patio, allows outside food to be consumed inside
  • Scott A.
    Scott AskewDecember 2, 2012
    Really good Bloody Mary's. Get 'em spicy.
    TenderKnob.comMarch 15, 2010
    Been here 100+ times
    Wed Night great Funky Jazz by the SmokeDaddies & Thurs Night Industry night $1 off all drinks, FREE POOL & $1 PINTS of Freshly made MARGARITA's
  • Sherry L.
    Sherry LiMay 10, 2015
    $1 off during happy hour. There are nice booth seats for watching the game.
  • Andrew S.
    Andrew SprungJanuary 20, 2016
    Lot of TV's for the viewing of sports and trivia on Mondays!
  • Ashley B.
    Ashley BorneJanuary 24, 2016
    Susie, the bartender, is the best!
  • James T.
    James TMarch 18, 2017
    Ask for a shot of Guinness in your Bloody Mary.
  • Rally by Eventbrite
    Rally by EventbriteSeptember 2, 2016
    Monday Night Football and a 9pm round of trivia at Blackthorn to kick off the week? Don’t mind if we do. Read more
    Upvoted Dec 15, 2017
  • Jane M.
    Jane MarqueMarch 27, 2013
    Great place to play pool or watch sports games
  • James T.
    James TOctober 15, 2014
    MNF followed by great trivia, is the best way to start the week.
  • frosty
    frostyJanuary 3, 2012
    great place to watch games.. bring tour pup!! and karaoke night is stellar.
  • Greg D.
    Greg DewarJanuary 13, 2013
    Been here 100+ times
    Try a snakebite (crispin cider with Guinness) sometime. Very refreshing!
  • David U.
    David UyJanuary 19, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Thursday night special - come here after california academy of science nightlife and bring you ticket to get a drink discount
  • Heather T.
    Heather TerrellNovember 18, 2013
    For the casual quiz group, challenging but not TOO challenging trivia night.
  • cooper b.
    cooper betheaJune 24, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    best condition medieval madness pinball table in the city
  • James T.
    James TAugust 21, 2014
    Carries every UFC fight. Gets crowded fast.
  • Alex P.
    Alex PriestOctober 20, 2016
    Dog "friendly" but sometimes they are shitty about it and pretend they have a "no dogs after 7pm" rule.
  • Chris A.
    Chris AniszczykApril 24, 2012
    The bar is dog friendly!
  • Tapesh B.
    Tapesh BardiaJune 12, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Pool for 1$, can't go wrong there.
  • James T.
    James TAugust 21, 2014
    Can usually bring in Patxis during games and fights.
  • Dan K.
    Dan KimNovember 22, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    One of my favorite watering holes in the city.
  • Alden H.
    Alden HarburgSeptember 14, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Be obnoxious here every Tuesday! It is Karaoke night after all.
  • joe c.
    joe chickosJuly 16, 2010
    Been here 100+ times
    Hot Pocket playing some bomb music Thursday night!
  • danielle s.
    danielle sJuly 28, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Great place to watch UFC Fights
  • Heyward G.
    Heyward GignilliatDecember 7, 2009
    Check out the Smokedaddies on Wednesday nights at 10pm for some solid classic rock covers.
  • Erin
    ErinDecember 29, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Tip Joe well. He's a great guy.
  • Julia
    JuliaJune 12, 2012
    Love this place, best hangout spot
  • nancy t.
    nancy t.May 18, 2012
    Trivia is on Monday nights! Starts at 9pm.
  • Janet T.
    Janet TOctober 2, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Monday: trivia night
  • joe c.
    joe chickosMarch 21, 2010
    Been here 100+ times
    $1 Margaritas Every Thursday From 9-9:30pmFree Pool And Darts Every Thursday
  • Skott B.
    Skott BennettMarch 13, 2010
    Properly poured Guinness, every time. Good Craic w Zoo Station too.
  • James T.
    James TAugust 21, 2014
    Monday trivia, Tuesday karaoke.
  • phuong m.
    phuong maiJanuary 15, 2012
    Been here 50+ times
    Bloody Marys and football!!
  • Justin R.
    Justin RobinsonAugust 7, 2009
    don't come on Saturday night it's super crowded, but otherwise a great place...and they take credit cards
  • Kenneth (KJKendo) F.
    Kenneth (KJKendo) Fate JrMarch 18, 2011
    Been here 100+ times
    Average 12-16 karaoke singers an hour on Tuesday Nights starting at 9:30 PM.
  • Jason E.
    Jason EngbergJuly 9, 2014
    Great karaoke!
  • Borden O.
    Borden OrnelazJune 29, 2011
    Been here 50+ times
    i don't want my home pub turning into a hipster joint.
  • Tiesha P.
    Tiesha PerryApril 29, 2016
    UFC Fights
    TenderKnob.comJanuary 7, 2010
    Been here 100+ times
    Yip Wednesday night after 10pm is awsom with the SmokeDaddies
  • joe c.
    joe chickosJuly 21, 2010
    Been here 100+ times
    Karaoke Tuesday! Fun for all.
  • joe c.
    joe chickosJune 30, 2010
    Been here 100+ times
    Karaoke Tuesday is great!
  • James T.
    James TAugust 21, 2014
    Pool tables take up too much space. Would be much better with tables there.
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