If you live out in the Excelsior District, you probably already know about the Broken Record. Located four blocks east of the Mission/Geneva crossroad along a broad swatch of barbershops, auto repair establishments, and pizzerias, its rambunctious hipster vibe is so reminiscent of what you'll find in the Mission or the 'Loin, any thoughts of municipal sectionalism will vanish in its candlelit glow. Near the entrance is a cozy eight-stool bar area where trivia contests and beer pong tournaments are regularly hosted, darts and billiards are an ongoing presence, and the mood is both friendly and resolutely anti-attitude. But what concerns us here is the expansive area in the back where some of the city's finest pub grub is... More >>>