Preferred Hotel Partners

SFJAZZ is grateful for the support it receives from its hotel sponsors and encourages you to keep the following hotels in mind for any future San Francisco accommodations needs.

950 Mason St, San Francisco · 415-772-5000
The Fairmont presents an awe-inspiring picture of historic San Francisco. The grandeur of the world-renowned hotel coupled with its reputation for impeccable service promises a truly memorable experience.

1075 Sutter St, San Francisco · 800-922-7586
An eclectic atmosphere, international ambiance, eco-friendly attitude, and outstanding service culture put a fun and unique twist on the 161-room hotel located in Nob Hill, near Civic Center.
Use booking code JAZZ to receive a special rate for your next stay

1625 Post St, San Francisco · 800-533-4567
With its prime Japantown location and unique blend of Eastern and Western influences, Hotel Kabuki offers calm and serene accommodations and ambiance.

466 Bush St, San Francisco · 415-399-9807
Nestled in the heart of San Francisco, Orchard Garden Hotel is California’s first generation of true eco-friendly hotels - built to the national standards for ‘green’ buildings developed by the U.S. Green Building Council. Ask for the 'SFJ' Rate!

665 Bush St, San Francisco · 415-362-8878
Intimate, charming, and eco-friendly, the Orchard Hotel is one of San Francisco’s most chic and stylish boutique hotels. It is continuously named one of the top luxury hotels in the U.S by TripAdvisor. Ask for the 'SFJ' Rate!

601 Eddy St, San Francisco · 800-248-9466
Lots of hotels strive to be hip, but this irreverent, mid-century motor lodge in San Francisco's Tenderloin has a rock 'n' roll soul with more than a little edge.

125 3rd St, San Francisco · 415-284-4000
In a city of inimitable grace, style, and culture, The St. Regis hotel embodies a new chapter of extraordinary hospitality in the most distinctive of urban settings: the vibrant SOMA district. Boasting artful views of the cityscape and bathed in sunlight, our 260 guest rooms and 46 suites feature inviting hues, contemporary bathrooms, and intuitive amenities.

South located at SFJAZZ Center

South has re-opened for dinner with an exciting new menu featuring rustic sustainable Mexican small dishes and refreshing tropical cocktails, with lots of rum and tequila. Rymee Trobaugh, formerly of Zuni Cafe, is offering dishes like albondigas, clam ceviche, shrimp sopes, and rabbit in yellow mole.


A part of The Slanted Door Group
Exec Chef/Founder: Charles Phan
Chef-de-Cuisine: Rymee Trobaugh
Phone: 415-539-3905
Make an Online Reservation
Media inquiries:

Tuesday - Sunday
Dinner 5:30pm-10pm
Open table seating will start from 5:30pm

Local Restaurants

There are also many other wonderful dining options near the SFJAZZ Center in both the Hayes Valley and the Civic Center neighborhoods. Many of these restaurants get crowded on concert nights, so it’s wise to make reservations.


Absinthe Brasserie & Bar
Price Range: $$$
398 Hayes St (at Gough)
French Bistro - Reservations strongly recommended

The Grove - Hayes
Price Range: $$
301 Hayes St
American Cuisine - Reservations not accepted

Ananda Fuara Vegetarian Restaurant
Price Range: $$$
1298 Market St (at Larkin)
Vegetarian Cuisine - Reservations not accepted

Mandarin Villa Restaurant
Price Range: $
101 Oak St (at Franklin)
Mandarin Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Price Range: $$$
609 Hayes St (between Buchanan & Laguna)
Californian Cuisine - Reservations accepted

Market Street Grill
Price Range:  $$$
1231 Market St (between 8th & 9th).
European/Asian Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Brenda’s French Soul Food
Price Range: $$
652 Polk St (between Eddy & Turk)
Soul Food - Reservations not accepted

Max’s Opera Café
Price Range:  $$
601 Van Ness Avenue (at Golden Gate Avenue)
American Cuisine – Reservations not accepted

Price Range: $$$$
1638 Post St (between Buchanan & Laguna)
Asian Fusion Cuisine - Reservations recommended

o3 Bistro & Lounge
Price Range: $$
524 Van Ness Ave (between Golden Gate & McAllister)
Asian Inspired California Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Caffe Della Stelle
Price Range: $$
395 Hayes St (at Gough)
Italian Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Otoro Sushi
Price Range: $$
205 Oak St (between Gough & Octavia)
Japanese Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Canto do Brazil
Price Range: $$
41 Franklin St (between Page and Oak)
Authentic Brazilian Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Price Range: $$
655 Larkin St (between Ellis & Willow)
Vietnamese Cuisine - Reservations not accepted

Chez Papa
Price Range: $$$
4 Mint Plaza (at Jessie)
French Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Red Crawfish
Price Range: $$
611 Larkin St (between Eddy & Willow)
Cajun Food - Reservations accepted

Colibri Mexican Bistro
Price Range: $$$
438 Geary St (at Mason)
Mexican Bistro - Reservations recommended

Price Range: $$$
131 Gough St (between Oak & Page)
American Bar and Bistro - Reservations recommended

Price Range: $$
511 Laguna St (between Fell & Linden)
Japanese Cuisine - Reservations not accepted

Soluna Cafe and Lounge
Price Range: $$
272 McAllister St (at Larkin)
California Cuisine - Reservations accepted

Espetus Churrascaria
Price Range: $$$
1686 Market St (between Gough & Valencia)
Brazilian Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Sushi Hana
Price Range: $$
800 Van Ness Avenue (at Eddy)
Sushi - Reservations accepted

Fino Restaurant
Price Range: $$
624 Post St (between Taylor & Trader Vic Alley).
Italian Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Price Range: $$
525 Laguna St (at Hayes)
German Cuisine - Reservations accepted for parties over six

Golden Era Vegetarian Restaurant
Price Range: $$
572 O'Farrell St (between Jones & Leavenworth)
Vietnamese Cuisine - Reservations not accepted

Price Range: $$
330 Gough St (between Linden & Hayes)
Italian Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Hayes Street Grill
Price Range: $$$
320 Hayes St (between Gough and Franklin)
Seafood - Reservations strongly recommended

Thep Phanom Thai Restaurant
Price Range: $$
400 Waller St (between Fillmore & Steiner)
Thai Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Indigo Restaurant
Price Range: $$$
687 McAllister St (between Gough & Franklin)
American Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Zuni Café
Price Range: $$$
1658 Market St (at Gough)
California Cuisine - Reservations strongly recommended

Price Range: $$$$
300 Grove St (at Franklin)
French/California Cuisine
Reservations strongly recommended

1300 on Fillmore
Price Range: $$
1300 Fillmore St
French/Southern Cuisine
Reservations accepted

Price Range: $$
560 Divisadero St
Urban Rustic/Wood-Fired Cuisine
Reservations strongly recommended

State Bird Provisions
Price Range: $$
1529 Fillmore St
Tapas/Small Plates
Reservations accepted

Dosa on Fillmore
Price Range: $$$
1700 Fillmore St
Indian Cuisine
Reservations strongly recommended

Pause Wine Bar
Price Range: $$
1666 Market St
Wine Bar/Small Plates
Reservations not accepted

Boxing Room
Price Range: $$
399 Grove St
Cajun/Creole - Reservations recommended

Hôtel Biron
Price Range: $$$
45 Rose St
Wine Bar/Small Plates
Reservations not accepted

Price Range: $$
231 Franklin St
Japanese Cuisine - Reservations limited

Dobbs Ferry Bar & Restaurant
Price Range: $$
405-409 Gough St
American Cuisine - Reservations accepted

Lers Ros Thai
Price Range: $$
307 Hayes Street
Thai Cuisine – Reservations recommended

Directions & Parking

SFJAZZ Center is located at the corner of Franklin and Fell streets in San Francisco’s Hayes Valley neighborhood. It is easily accessible from Muni Metro (Van Ness or Civic Center stations) and BART (Civic Center station).

As a benefit of SFJAZZ membership, Members have the exclusive opportunity to pre-purchase parking. For more information, click here

Public Transit

For detailed directions, visit

Muni Lines: 5, 6, 16X, 21, 47, 49, 71, 71L, 90
Muni Metro: Van Ness or Civic Center stations
BART: Civic Center station

Parking Near SFJAZZ Center

No. Parking Lot Location
1 Performing Arts Garage Grove between Franklin & Gough     
2 Civic Center Plaza Garage McAllister between Polk & Larkin
3 California Parking Hickory and Franklin
4 Place 2 Park Oak and Franklin
5 Douglas Parking Polk and Fell
6 Place 2 Park Polk and Hayes
7 Central Parking System Polk and Hayes
8 Opera Plaza Garage
(Valet Parking)
601 Van Ness St.
9 Place 2 Park Golden Gate between Gough and Franklin
10 Tower Valet Parking Gough and Grove


Citywide Dispatch 415-920-0700
Desoto 415-970-1300
Luxor 415-9282-4141
National/Veterans 415-552-1300
Yellow Cab 415-333-3333

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SFJAZZ Center is Now Open!

Receives Rave Reviews!!!

"...a glimpse of the future...This long-awaited enterprise is off to a bang-up start." — The New York Times
"…celebratory and often jaw-dropping collaborations." — San Francisco Chronicle
"…a feeling that this indeed may approximate what jazz looks like in 2013." — Los Angeles Times
"They built it, and now it is time for people who take their jazz listening seriously to come." — SF Examiner
"(SFJAZZ) has set a very high bar for preserving the jazz genre." — SF Weekly

Read the Reviews:
As Open as the Genre It Celebrates by The New York Times
SFJAZZ Center Opens as Temple of Jazz in California by The New York Times
San Francisco turns up the sound on jazz by LA Times
SFJAZZ Center Makes a Splash on Opening Night by LA Times
SFJAZZ Concert Hall - Upbeat Opening by
West Coast gets swing at San Francisco jazz center by San Jose Mercury News
The first week of concerts at the new SFJAZZ Center by SF Examiner
SFJAZZ Center's Opening Night Concert by SF Weekly
A New Cultural Hub For San Francisco by Dwell Magazine

Following directly on the heels of Opening Week, Week 2 of Grand Opening is devoted to local artists who have helped make San Francisco a rich and diverse hotspot for jazz creation. These musicians have established themselves as truly world-class performers, and we’re honored to have them grace the stage at the SFJAZZ Center.

Opening Week 2: Jazz in the City Shows

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