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The Chieftain

Map & Directions 198 Fifth St.
San Francisco, CA 94103
  • Takeout, Private Party, Catering
  • Accepted


SF Weekly's Description

Occasional acoustic acts entertain at this Irish pub in SOMA - mainly Celtic folk acts singing maudlin ballads about the Emerald Isle - though the songs are mostly background music for draining a few pints. More often the entertainment arrives via sports action beaming down from the TVs, while the menu boasts superior pub grub of both the Irish and American varieties.

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  • BBC AMERICA on 01/25/11

    With a proper rugby and football scene in place, if you're visiting SF during the 6 Nations Rugby Championship, this pub will show the early morning matches. The kitchen opens at halftime.

  • David N. on 07/17/09

    great fish and chips or niman burger

  • joshpaul on 04/02/09

    order the lamb burger

  • JOHN E. on 02/25/10

    great place to watch a game and have lunch...and a drink after work :)

  • Stephanie C. on 07/08/09

    Go to Trivia Night on Tuesdays at 7:30pm!

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  • 6:00 p.m. every Sun.

  • 7:30 p.m. every Tue.

    Pub quiz.

  • 8:00 p.m. every Fri.

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