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PanIQ Room San Francisco

Open Now: 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
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Fun for the whole family

The most fun I have had with my sons together since they became teenagers. Looking forward to going... read more

Reviewed November 21, 2018
Shannon E

A group of six of us from work went here. We did the jail room. It was really fun and was a great... read more

Reviewed October 5, 2018
Rodeo, California
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PanIQ Entertainment - after conquering Hollywood, is now hosting the Ultimate Live Escape Game Experience in the City of San Francisco as well. Thrilling action, adrenaline pumping design settings and simply the most fun you have experienced in a...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
750 Hyde St, San Francisco, CA 94109-5922
Lower Nob Hill
+1 415-530-9120
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Reviewed November 21, 2018

The most fun I have had with my sons together since they became teenagers. Looking forward to going back and doing the other rooms.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Shannon E
Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

This is my 3rd room to play here & the guy that was staffing it was a complete jerk. The are better escape rooms in the city- don’t allow a good experience to be ruined by the inconsiderate staff. Go somewhere elseMore

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Randy W
Gabriella H, Manager at PanIQ Room San Francisco, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2018

Dear Randy, We are truly sorry to hear that our services did not meet with your expectations. We have contacted the local management accordingly and will work on improving our customer service. After all we are very glad you have visited our escape room 3...More

Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

A group of six of us from work went here. We did the jail room. It was really fun and was a great team building activity! Happy to say we escaped in about 45 minutes. Will did a great job explaining the process and answering...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank hollym520
Reviewed August 6, 2018

The prison room was the best escape room we have experienced. This room requires a lot more cooperation than most because your team will be separated. The puzzles are challenging but fun. There are also a couple of great surprises in this room. We broke...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank DaBrownFamily
Reviewed July 22, 2018

It was a good time, pretty much what you'd expect. One comment - our room was pretty dim, and I, being nearly legally blind, could not read clues. I took my cell phone out to use my flashlight, and was admonished right away and told...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Kimber O
Reviewed June 6, 2018

Bought with groupon, booked easily...simple to get to location..Came here today with my son and 4 of his friends ..split up into 2 groups and locked in two prison cells for 60 minutes...we almost got out...dang, just needed another 30 minutes haha...should offer us to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Gordon L
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

We were so anxious about this activity but this turned out to be the highlight of the night! We will definitely be back to do it again. The puzzles were challenging but easy enough for our 16 y/o cousin. Parking wasn’t great for the late...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank PnkRaeNjEr
Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

Six older ladies managed to escape from our cells but not the prison. Great fun! Great for teamwork, problem solving and getting the creative juices flowing. I highly recommend.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Barbara L
Reviewed April 26, 2018

- Purchased a Groupon (great deal) - Easily reserved date online for 6 20something year olds - Knowledgeable, funny host (Joseph) - You can communicate with the host for time checks and 3 hints via walkie talkie - Fun puzzles! Challenging but not impossible! -...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Christine H
Reviewed April 2, 2018

This was my second visit to PanIQ. I came a few years ago for a work team building event, and at that time one of the puzzles in our room (prison) wasn't reset properly and someone came rushing in to fix it while we were...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Becky O
Johanna296, Guest Relations Manager at PanIQ Room San Francisco, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2018

Dear Becky, Many thanks for your feedback. We are extremely sorry about the experiences you have had with us, this is really don't reflect on our normal operation/expertise. Please write me an email to johanna@paniqroom.com so we can find a way to compensate you. Thank...More

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