Dancing Queen: The Haute 5 Dance Clubs in San Francisco

Dance has been a major part of San Francisco life since the Summer of Love had people getting groovy in the streets and parks of the City. Today, the beat goes on, though the dancing is done in-doors, the drinks are pricey, and the decor is top notch all the way!

Infusion Lounge
This “hybrid venue” located in the heart of Union Square combines the elegance of fine dining and the energy of clubbing into one venue. Guests groove to the mixes of Top 40 and hip hop while enjoying globally influenced plates in the six thousand square- foot Asian inspired ultra lounge. The space features a private VIP room, dance floor, and renowned DJs spinning Thursday through Saturday. Be sure to arrive before 11:00 P.M. to avoid cover.

Infusion Lounge is located at 124 Ellis St, San Francisco CA 415.412.8700.

Mighty is a new hidden gem in the emerging “SOMISSPO distric” of San Francisco, where SOMA, the Mission and Potrero Hill meet. Spend a night at Mighty and it will most definitely be slamming, yet soothing, swanky, and grooving!

Mighty is located at 119 Utah St., San Francisco CA 415.762.0151

Manor West
Manor West, San Francisco’s newest dance club, is not easily spotted. The only sign of night life is the velvet rope accompanied by gatekeepers guarding the club. Once you get inside San Francisco’s newest, most exclusive spot, you are greeted with three handmade chandeliers, an elevated VIP section, and a generous amount of space to boogie. Chill out near the bar or have a seat in the tables near the DJ booth, where a rubber-topped stage provides traction for all night dancing.

Manor West is located at 750 Harrison St., San Francisco CA 415.407.4565.

Ruby Skye
This famed San Francisco spot is one of downtown’s biggest and most glamorous venues. The extravagant ambiance, with fire breathers and star DJs, is unlike any other in the Bay Area. Equipped with multiple bars, a VIP section, and a smoking room, Ruby Skye doesn’t fall short of entertainment and is the place to hit up for those looking to groove to the beats of renowned DJs or to chill out with a cocktail in hand.

Ruby Skye is located at 420 Mason Street, San Francisco CA 415.693.0777.

Harlot is one of San Francisco’s premier nightclubs, with a Modern-Goth, Rock Chic decor and laidback vibe unmatched in the Bay Area.

Harlot is located at 46 Minna Street, San Francisco CA 415.777.1077