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

In accordance with the City and County of San Francisco, proof of vaccination is required for those 12 and older. Younger than 12 are free to dine with their parties. Please bring accepted form of vaccination record and photo identification.

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.

Thursday: 5:00 – 10:00 pm
Friday: 5:00 – 11:00 pm
Saturday: 5:00 – 11:00 pm
Sunday: 5:00 – 10:00 pm

All ages welcome from 5:00pm – 10:00pm | 21+ from 10:00pm – Close

Thursday/Sunday: 5:00 – 9:30 pm
Friday/Saturday: 5:00 – 10:00 pm

There are no reservations for groups less than 10 joining us for dinner and all will be seated on a first-come, first-serve basis.

For groups of 10+, reservations are available with a minimum guarantee by contacting for more details.

Registered Fairmont San Francisco hotel guests can make a reservation based on limited availability.

The Island Groove plays starting at 7:00 pm. An entertainment cover charge of $15 per person is applied for each guest that is seated in the restaurant or bar, regardless of arrival time. The fee is waived for registered Fairmont hotel guests.

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