FAQs

Food is available from The Fat Cat, offering Dim Sum style Dumplings. Please alert us to any allergies. Wheat, peanut, sesame, and alliums are all over the menu. We’re happy to accommodate when possible.

Reservations are tickets.
Prepaid reservations and cover charge for walk-ins go towards supporting the musicians on stage.
Ticket sales are final and can not be refunded. With prior notice, reservations can be rescheduled for to a future date when available.
There is an additional $10 per guest no show fee for failing to cancel.
Reservations are not a credit towards food and beverage.
There is a $20 per guest food and beverage minimum.
Reservations are for 90mins from the START of your reservation time. After 90mins, guests will be asked to move to bar seats or standing room. Depending on reservation time and band break schedule, your reservation may be in the middle of a band set. We welcome you to enjoy the remaining music from from the bar area to allow for the next reservation to be sat on time.
Please arrive on time. Reservations will be released after 15min.

There are 6 VIP tables in Tipples that can be reserved. Great sight lines and best sound in the house.
Tables 6 and larger will be sat in our Opium Den Lounge.
Our tables are a mix of table height and bar height. Our chairs are a mix of full back and backless. If you have mobility issues, please advise in your reservation notes.

Bar Seats and standing room are available for walk-ins.
When available, walk-in seats are $12/person.

Wed & Thur: Doors Open at 6p.m.; Music from 6:30-10:30 p.m.; Last Call 11p.m.
Fri & Sat: Doors Open at 5:30p.m.; Opening Band, 6-8p.m.; Late Band 8:30p.m.-11:30p.m.; Last Call 12a.m.

Transit:

Muni: F, J, L, K, M, N, T, 6, 7, 9, 14, 19, 21, 41, 47

Bart: Civic Center Station

Street parking or nearby lots:

110 Franklin, surface lot

98 Franklin, surface lot

1390 Hayes, Fox Plaza Garage

1 Polk St, Argenta Garage

Our cocktails are delicious. Please do be safe when making and planning driving decisions.

There is no specific dress code. We recommend keeping it classy and elegant: Cocktail Attire.

We’re a club focused on good times and great music. In that order. Guest can and do talk during the show. However, Guests will be asked to use their inside voice if they are louder than the band. We’re not a concert hall. We’re having too much fun for that level of hush. Please do applaud with enthusiasm like you haven’t heard live music in over 400 nights.

This ticket is a revocable license and may be taken up and admission refused upon refunding the purchase price appearing hereon and is grounds for seizure and cancellation without compensation. Holder of this ticket (“Holder”) voluntarily assumes all risks and danger incidental to the music event for which this ticket is issued whether occurring prior to, during, or after same, including, but not limited to, contracting, and/or spreading the COVID-19 virus, and agrees that the organization, venue, presenter, agents, participants, or musicians are not responsible or liable for any injuries, sickness, or death resulting from such causes. Holder acknowledges that the COVID-19 pandemic remains a threat to individual and public health, COVID-19 is a highly contagious disease transmitted through human contact and respiratory droplets (including through the air and via common surfaces) and it is possible that Holder may contract COVID-19 while at the event for which this ticket is issued. Holder agrees by use of this ticket not to transmit or aid in transmitting any description, account, picture, or reproduction of the event to which this ticket is issued. Breach of the foregoing will automatically terminate this license. Holder agrees that the license comprised by this ticket may be removed and Holder may be ejected from the event for which this ticket is issued in the event that Holder violates any law, ordinance, or venue regulation. Holder grants permission to the organization sponsoring the event for which this ticket is issued to utilize Holder’s image or likeness in connection with any video or other transmission or reproduction of the event to which this ticket relates.

Mr. Tipple’s is legally a restaurant and thus we can welcome all ages. Do note, that we require all guests to be fully vaccinated, and in turn, 12yo is the youngest age. (as of Oct2021)

As a precondition to your admission onto the premises of Mr. Tipple’s (“Company”) for any music event you and Company agree to the following:

You understand that Company has endeavored to comply with applicable governmental and public health guidance to create a safe environment for staff, performers, attendees, and other visitors to the Event. You understand that COVID-19 is a highly contagious disease transmitted through human contact and respiratory droplets (including through the air and via common surfaces), that it is possible that you may contract COVID-19 while at the Event, and that contracting COVID-19 could lead to sickness or death.

You assume all risk in connection with your admission to the Event. In consideration for Company allowing you admission onto the premises for the Event, on behalf of you and all of your heirs, executors, administrators, and assigns, you hereby waive and release any and all claims that you could bring against Company, any of its affiliates, or any of Company’s or its affiliates’ respective owners, shareholders, partners, members, executives, officers, directors, employees, or other personnel (collectively, the “Company Parties”) in any arbitration or court proceeding, including any cases arising from the Company Parties’ own negligence, except as prohibited by law. You promise not to sue any of the Company Parties in any court or arbitration based on any claim released or waived hereunder, either individually or as part of any group or class, and further promise not to authorize any other individual or non-governmental entity to pursue claims on your behalf.

You represent and warrant that (a) you fully understand the terms, conditions, and significance of this COVID-19 Acknowledgement and Liability Waiver and its binding effect; (b) you understand that you are waiving legal rights and remedies, including but not limited to any negligence or “tort” claims you otherwise could pursue; (c) you are competent to manage your affairs and enter into this COVID-19 Acknowledgement and Liability Waiver; (d) you are entering into this COVID-19 Acknowledgement and Liability Waiver knowingly, voluntarily, and without any pressure by any of the Company Parties; and (e) you have not assigned any of the claims waived hereunder to any other person or entity.