New liquor licenses Available in San Francisco for First Time in 77 Years

A first-time restaurateur, she was shocked to learn the cost of buying a full liquor license: around $300,000. It was “way too expensive,”...For the first time in 77 years, the state will sell new liquor licenses to restaurants in San Francisco — for $13,800 apiece — under a state law signed by Gov. Jerry Brown last month.

Great news for San Francisco small businesses interested in selling wine, beer, or liquor. Although, this doesn't mean the process to obtain the licenses will be a walk in the park. Get professional help in determining what licenses you need for your jurisdiction, and filing assistance from the experts.