Venue Details

5181 Star Starred
Davies Symphony Hall
Between Hayes and Grove 201 Van Ness San Francisco, CA 94102
Venue website Get directions
51 events
28 reviews
5 stars
depending on events around civic center, traffic and parking can be really difficult, so give yourself plenty of time to find parking and bring some cash, because if there is only limited parking all garages will accept cash only!
star this tip starred
9 events
6 reviews
0 stars
Corridor at 100 Van Ness, casual and fast with great food and service
star this tip starred
View all 1065 tips

Reviews & Ratings

Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings
18 ratings
4.4 average rating
  • 13
  • 2
  • 1
  • 2
  • 0
no thank you
54 events
48 reviews
7 stars
attended Nov 24 2012

By far one of the best performances I have seen in a long time. Sharon Jones is highly energetic, authentic and fully entertaining. She was engaging the audience through dance on stage and conversing our history and her experience through the...continued

star this review starred report as inappropriate
33 events
8 reviews
5 stars
attended Nov 24 2012

The band and Sharon was great! The venue was NOT great. Showed up at 8:15 (15 mins late), and the bar was no longer serving?! Went to go find my seat, and the usher just sat there, reading their e-reader, and ignored that I was standing there. I...continued

star this review starred report as inappropriate
15 events
7 reviews
1 stars
attended Nov 24 2012

Amazingly, the acoustics at this venue were not what I thought they would be. Several others were commenting that the sound was distorted and you couldn't distinguish the words. Even the sound from the horn section was subpar.

star this review starred report as inappropriate
View All 16 Reviews
More Information

Quotes & Highlights

“Jones is a fantastic singer, a masterful soul vocalist in the best tradition of Etta James, Bettye Lavette, and Irma Thomas.” —