I don't know where Anthony Bourdain went, but you can't beat Ike's in the Castro district. about 8 years ago
If you are in Santa Clara, you might as well say you are in San Jose. You can take the local rail transportation to downtown S.J. Santa Clara street to be specific where there are clubs. There is a comedy club I think maybe a "Punch Line" I believe it's on 2nd st. Off of Santa Clara St. about 8 years ago
I'm going to be in San Francisco for one night and one day. Any recommendations for must sees in that short of time?
If you have a car, take the 49 mile drive. It was put together for the last worlds fair in S.F. You will hit all the high points about 8 years ago