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St. Patrick's Day Festive Food and Drink Specials in SF

Cause we're all Irish come March 17

Schroeder's on St. Patrick's Day
Schroeder's on St. Patrick's Day

St. Patrick’s Day may not be until Thursday, March 17, but restaurants around town are already donning green and getting into the spirit. There is lots of corned beef going around, some green beer, drink specials and more. Here’s where you can make the most out of the Irish holiday in San Francisco.

The Alchemist

What: A list of special holiday Irish whiskey cocktails for $11 each, like the Irish iced coffee with Jameson, iced coffee and Lucky Charms whipped cream.

When: Thursday, March 17

Where: 679 3rd St.


What: Get corned beef and cabbage all night, but most notably, get free Irish whiskey shots and stout from the bar from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

When: Thursday, March 17 from 5 p.m. to close

Where: 316 11th St.

Corridor Cafe

What: A $4.50 grasshopper latte with espresso, white chocolate, mocha and mint. Leading up to March 17 it will come with a small candy, and then on actual St. Patrick's Day a four-leaf clover shortbread cookie.

When: Friday, March 11 through Thursday, March 31

Where: 100 Van Ness Ave.

The Hall

What: The Hall is throwing a party with Black & Tans, bar snacks and U2 playing over the speakers. There's a $5 cover that comes with a $5 token.

When: Saturday, March 12, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where: 1028 Market St.

Irish Bank

Irish Bank

What: Party outside of Irish Bank with lots of revelers decked in green.
When: Saturday, March 12 and Thursday, March 17
Where: 10 Mark Ln.

Image credit: Irish Bank


What: Lungomare chef Craig DiFonzo is collaborating with Beam Suntory on a four-course meal paired with whiskey. Dishes include house-smoked salmon tartare with duck fat crackers and chocolate budino with salted caramel and chantilly cream. See the full lineup and buy tickets here.

When: Thursday, March 17 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where: 1 Broadway, Oakland



What: Corned beef with celeriac grain, brussels sprouts, pickled onions, baby carrots and spicey horseradish mustard ($13.90) plus Guinness Extra Stout ($8.95 for a 22-ounce bottle) are available for delivery through the app. Every order that day also comes with "lucky scratchers" with potential prizes like Munchery credit, free delivery and free dishes.
When: Thursday, March 17
Where: A Munchery app near you.

Image credit: Munchery

Schroeder's and Royal Exchange

What: Schroeder's is shutting down Front Street between California and Sacramento Streets to throw a block party with green beer, live music and games. Wonderbread Five takes the stage at 5:30 p.m. and Polkalicious goes on at 7:30 p.m. Admission is free; get all the details here.

When: Thursday, March 17 after 3 p.m.

Where: 240 Front St.

Spaghetti Bros.

What: A special dish of corned beef cheeks and cabbage with marbled potatoes and whole grain mustard, pricing TBD.

When: Thursday, March 17

Where: 3213 Scott St.


What: Executive chef Mark Sullivan is offering his Michelin-star spin on house-cured corned beef with Arrowhead cabbage, roasted potatoes and whole-grain mustard for $25.

When: Thursday, March 17

Where: 3640 Sacramento St.

Tony's Pizza Napoletana

Tony's Pizza Napoletana

What: Two specials: a corned beef plate with beef boiled in Anchor Steam beer and a sausage and stout pizza with dough made with honey-malted stout beer with housemade mozzarella, housemade beer sausage, caramelized onions, fontina cheese, scallions, crushed red peppers, beer salt and sweet stout reduction.
When: Thursday, March 17
Where: 1570 Stockton St.


What: Drink specials of $5 Jameson, $5 Black Butte porter and $8 Jameson frozen Irish coffee with green chartreuse whip.

When: Thursday, March 17

Where: 685 3rd St.