2800 24th Street , at York
Bar hours
(415) 401-7677
Most recent owner (2010) was Michael "Spike" Krouse
1947, perhaps earlier.
Payment Method
Cash only (but like any other cash-only bar, there's an ATM with a big fee inside)

Pop's was a dive-esque bar on the outskirts of the heart-of-the-Mission drag (24th Street). It closed down in March of 2014.

It had one pool table, a $3 photo booth, and an interesting jukebox (Rancid and Minor Threat mashed up against Motley Crue, Madonna, Snoop Dog, and fantastic soundtracks).

Specials (in 2007, who knows how relevant these are now):

  • Monday: $1.50 Bud
  • Tuesday: $5 Pabst Pitchers
  • Wednesday: $1 Hammes cans
  • Thursday: $2 Bud Tallboys
  • Friday: $2 Well Drinks from 4-9 p.m.
  • Saturday: $1 Pabst from 4-9 p.m.
  • Sunday: $2.50 Jager shots

Happy hour was Monday-Friday from 4-8 p.m. $2.50 Well Drinks and $2.50 Domestic Draft


The iconic Pop's sign, photo 2010.Pop's can be seen in this March 27, 1941 photograph at 24th and Bryant. Photo from San Francisco Public Library, CC-BY-NC-ND.

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