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The Riddler

528 Laguna St. Send to Phone
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Boasting the best name for a Champagne bar ever, The Riddler features more than 100 selections of Champagne.


Dinner Tues.-Sun.

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The Riddler, San Francisco, CA

Operations may be disrupted due to COVID-19. Be sure to contact the restaurant to find out its current status and offerings.

The Riddler Restaurant Review

: The Riddler turns heads in Hayes Valley, and for good reason. Led by well-known local PR maven Jen Pelka and an all-female team, The Riddler is a Champagne bar funded entirely by women, and has charms galore in its design and offerings. The Champagne list features more than 100 selections from grower-producers and traditional houses. Sparkling wines, some still wines and one beer --- Miller High Life --- are also available, as well as a menu of bar bites. The café and bar features a French-inspired, modern-vintage vibe in a color scheme of black, white and gold, with room for 40 indoors and out. Chef is Zoe Deeg, beverage director and GM is Marissa Payne, Shannon Waters consults and the design team includes Eleanor Gerber-Siff, Hannah Collins, muralist Megan Stevens and Danielle Moore. No reservations.

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