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Tonga Room & Hurricane bar
Tonga Room & Hurricane bar


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‘Tiki and dine’ with a side of rain at a San Francisco go-to since 1945

Delightfully nostalgic, the iconic Tonga Room & Hurricane Bar exudes atmosphere in spades. No wonder, since it was a Hollywood set designer who created the themed look and feel. Guests gather around a large central “lagoon,” once the hotel’s indoor swimming pool. Tropical rain, thunder and lightning storms blow through from time to time, while a band plays from a floating boat.

Dance on the remnants of the S.S. Forester, a schooner that once plied the waters between San Francisco and the South Sea Islands. Dine on Polynesian-fusion favorites And sip San Francisco’s best mai tai, along with other potent, masterfully mixed cocktails served in flirty tiki glasses and faux coconuts. Of course, all cocktails arrive with little umbrellas on top. Rated “the greatest place in the history of the world” by the late celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain, this famed gathering spot is a San Francisco must.

Starting July 9, Tonga Room & Hurricane Bar will be open Friday & Saturday nights
5:00 – 11:00 pm (Dinner service 5:00 – 10:00 pm)
No reservations are accepted and guests are welcome on a first come, first serve basis.

Reservations are not accepted for the bar area, which serves cocktails and appetizers only. Guests are welcome on a first come, first serve basis, based on capacity.

At this time, those joining us for dinner will be seated on a first come, first serve basis, based on party size.

Starting at 6:00 pm (Friday and Saturday), an entertainment cover charge is applied for each guest that is seating and dining (regardless of arrival time). The charge is $15/person on Friday and Saturday. (Please note this fee is waived for registered Fairmont hotel guests).

All ages welcome from 5:00pm – 10:00pm | 21+ from 10:00pm – Close
(415) 772 – 5278

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