Classic dive bar with a mixed and open-minded crowd, mostly gay. Smoking patio. Pool tables. Jukebox. SF Giants & 49ers fans! Daily drink specials. Holiday parties & shows.

open: Mon-Fri 9-2, Sat & Sun 6-2h

  • Gay. Exclusively or almost exclusively gay men
  • Bar with full range of alcoholic beverages
  • Internet access
  • Outdoor seating, terrace or garden
  • Shows or other events
  • Free WiFi

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