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This relaxed neighborhood bar draws a mixed group of lesbians, most of who seem more interested in making friends than meeting lovers. The jukebox plays Melissa Etheridge, Janis Joplin and the Indigo Girls and there is always a wait for the pool table. Many straight woman stop by, knowing they can enjoy a drink without being bothered by an annoying drunken man (or woman). Henrietta Hudson's hosts live music every Wednesday and Sunday.
This spacious and mellow gay bar also attracts a fair share of straight people. Some say it is past its prime, but others claim it has never been better. Like the neighborhood it is housed in, Boiler Room is an attitude-free alternative to Chelsea's fussiness. It has a great jukebox, a pool table and a pinball machine, and the price of alcohol is low by New York City standards. Although this place does not accept credit cards, an ATM is housed within the bar for your convenience.
Unassuming from the outside and low-key on the inside, Ty's is a friendly gay bar and a great place to party every day of the week. Add to this the frequent drink specials and the Firemen's Night (held on the second Tuesday of each month) and you are bound to have a good time. Beers are cheap and the crowd is laid back, so feel free to come here even if you are straight.
Marie's Crisis Cafe has been in existence since the 1850s. Its life began as a place for "infamous women" (also known as a brothel.) It was rechristened Marie's Crisis after the "Crisis Papers" by Thomas Paine. Nowadays, every night the public joins the regulars or performers that sing showtunes with the piano and creating a nostalgic atmosphere. Beer and cocktails are served here, but watch out for the beautiful mirror work that depicts the scenes of the French and American Revolutions placed on the wall near the bar, whose origins remain unknown to this day.
Launched in 1971, The Monster has seen many celebs gracing its premises and also has been a location for many television series. Spread across two levels, the first one is a piano bar while downstairs is the nightclub where you can dance away till wee hours of the morning. This affable gay spot is done up with movie posters and advertisements. From drag shows and go-go boys to happy hours, there is plenty of entertainment going on at this dual establishment.
Si se paran en la puerta de Stonewall Inn, verán una multitud que al pasar contempla este bar con orgullo y reverencia. Los visitantes suelen ser peregrinos que llegan a este espacio único en el que durante los últimos 30 años se vivieron sucesos que cambiaron para siempre la comunidad gay de la ciudad. Fue en Stonewall donde se llevó a cabo la redada policial infame de 1969 y los disturbios subsiguientes que iniciaron el movimiento del orgullo gay en los Estados Unidos. En la actualidad, es un bar gay de categoría, un poco turístico, y que solo acepta efectivo.
Pieces Bar opened in 1993, and is still going strong today. The bar is always thinking of fun and creative events to engage the community and its visitors. Some of these events are karaoke nights, live performances, costume parties, drag shows and contests, and many more. The staff at Pieces are also a unique bunch from a variety of different backgrounds, and it's no trouble at all to get accustomed to the friendly ambiance at this gay bar.
Sigan el camino de ladrillos amarillo, o por lo menos sigan el exterior de ladrillos amarillos de este emblemático bar gay. Lleva años en funcionamiento y sobrevivió a muchos momentos turbios para la población gay de Nueva York. La clientela, madura y agradable, viene para relajarse y comer y beber algo. La decoración rústica está compuesta por aserrín en el piso y unos enormes carretes de madera que sirven de mesa.
Despite the name, this bar sometimes confuses Chicago Cubs fans when they saunter inside. Nonetheless, Cubbyhole is a West Village watering-hole that suits less bourgeois tastes in the trendy and expensive neighborhood. It is mostly considered a lesbian bar, but everybody is always welcome and there is constantly a mix of characters walking in and out. The bar also serves some cool martinis and it even has its own beer, the Cubbyhole Light Lager. Additionally, the decor is eclectic and there are specials every night of the week.
Gym Sports Bar is the only gay sports bar in the city and always has the latest games live on screen along with a plethora of games and activities. There are foosball tables, dartboards, arcade games and loud blaring music. With really cheap drinks and food, you're bound to have a great time at this bar. Happy hour provides a further discount on the prices, increasing the fun even more. Smoking is restricted to the outside patio.
Despite the intimidating name, Barracuda is actually a friendly, mainstream gay bar with two comfortable rooms. In the dimly lit front, guys cruise and mingle at the bar, looking to meet that special someone. In the back, groups of friends can lounge on couches, dance or play pool and pinball. Check the schedule for the legendary drag shows and other entertainment, as well as the list of DJs.
The Eagle is a dream come true for the LGBT community with funky DJs playing cool music and hunky barmen doling out drinks. It is a leather bar and is highly acclaimed as one of the best in New York City. The ambiance is comfortable and friendly, with really hot men (gay mostly) drinking and dancing. The venue also boasts a rooftop bar called The Rooftop Deck that is great in summer. There are pool tables too for those in the mood for games. Cigar events take place regularly.