My Account My Profile Sign out. On the ground floor is the restaurant. A casual, cheery neighborhood bar that's a nice option if you're in the nearby Adams Morgan neighborhood, this cozy hangout in the northern edge of the Dupont Circle area has a wonderful street-side patio and is just across from gay-popular Lauriol Plaza Mexican restaurant.
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The dark-paneled walls and dark lighting can be either a little dreary or charmingly Victorian, depending on your perspective. Which means, there's tons of gay bars in San Francisco. The crowd generally skews older and is far more laid-back and unaffected than Just a good all- around classic gay neighborhood bar better-known neighbors.
And while public opinion has changed drastically over the years, the White Horse Bar remains a friendly space for a drink, no matter what your sexual orientation. The venue requires you to connect your credit card with a wristband to pay for everything from coat check to your drinks - a system that leads to insane efficiency, and will make your next coat check experience feel like the seventh circle of hell.
No matter when you come here, it never feels too sceney - no one is judging you when you walk in the door, and if you want somewhere to have a conversation with someone, there are plenty of hidden spots and booths you can find to do so. The bar is open Thursday through Sunday till 1 or 2 amand it's popular with guys who wear and admire leather, as well as other fans of uniforms, rubber, and similar attire.
If you're coming from downtown, you can take the Orange line metro to the Minnesota Ave. Happy Hour ain't no slouch, either. Meatpacking District. Post-up all night on the patio?