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"Don't think of this 30,000-square-foot space as just a place to eat: The China Live complex includes a retail market, casual café (Oolong), prix-fixe-only restaurant (Eight Tables by George Chen - www.EightTables.com), and a speakeasy-type scotch bar (Cold Drinks Bar). The m...

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Newsweek Magazine, May 23, 2019
Cold Drinks Bar - China Live 2nd Floor

Cold Drinks Bar | Trick Dog
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"San Francisco knows its cocktails: Pisco punch was invented here during the Gold Rush. The ma...

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CONGRATS to all Bay Area James Beard Foundation Award Finalists - we are honored to be included with such great company!

We ( Cold Drinks Bar, China Live & Eight Tables by George Chen) are a 2019 JAMES BEARD AWARD NOMINEE for Outstanding Restaurant Design for "Other Eating & Drinking Places"!!!

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These foods will bring you luck and fortune during Lunar New Year...ABC7 News with Kristen Sze

A big part of Lunar New Year is feasting with family, and behind each traditional food eaten during the celebration is a special meaning.

Popular dishes include fish for prosperity. "If you have plent...

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a week ago
I have loved this whiskey cocktail bar. Their are well thought and perfectly executed. Great flavors. Recommended
- Charbel M
a week ago
Amazing and unique cocktails. You will definitely want more...
- Bennet M
5 months ago
Definitely one of the few cocktail spots I would take guests visiting from out of town. Drinks are inventive and fun. You definitely don't feel like you're in Chinatown here, and the speakeasy theme actually lands here, much better than some other places around town.
- Raj A

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“It’s a pseudo-secret, just above the bustling scene at China Live, accessible via stairwell; black bats painted on the walls lead the way to the door. Inside is a swanky, Scotch-filled bar where the bartenders wear tuxedos, and the vibe is modern Shanghai with a dash of old school San Francisco. Drinks are heavy on the Scotch, and there are many to choose from, so don’t be shy.” – High-End Scotch Concoctions Headline the New Menu at Chinatown’s Cold Drinks Bar – EaterSF

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Mon:5:00 – 10:00 PM
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Wed:5:00 – 11:00 PM
Thu:5:00 – 11:00 PM
Fri:5:00 PM – 1:00 AM
Sat:5:00 PM – 1:00 AM
Sun:5:00 – 10:00 PM
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