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2009 Winner

1. The Cinch

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"A great bar with fabulous & friendly bartenders. Great patrons and always fun times. You get your money's worth with..." via dssanfran

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1723 Polk St San Francisco CA 94109
  • The Cinch, Nightlife San Francisco, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 1723 Polk St San Francisco CA 94109
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    1723 Polk St, Nob Hill San Francisco, CA
  • Truck, Nightlife, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 1900 Folsom St San Francisco CA 94103
    2. Truck
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    1900 Folsom St, Mission San Francisco, CA
  • SF Eagle, Nightlife San Francisco, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 398 12th St San Francisco CA 94103
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    398 12th St, SoMa San Francisco, CA
  • Bench and Bar, Nightlife, San Francisco, Gay and Lesbian Bar, Gay & Lesbian Bar, Dance Club, Live Music Venue, Karaoke, Live Music, 510 17th Street Uptown Oakland Oakland CA 94612
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    510 17th Street, Uptown Oakland Oakland, CA
  • Pilsner Inn, Nightlife San Francisco, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 225 Church St San Francisco CA 94114
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    225 Church St, Castro San Francisco, CA
  • Badlands, Nightlife, Place for a Late Night Dance Party, Gay and Lesbian Bar, 4121 18th St Castro San Francisco CA 94114
    4121 18th St, Castro San Francisco, CA
  • The Bar on Castro, Nightlife San Francisco, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 456 Castro St San Francisco CA 94114
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    456 Castro St, Castro San Francisco, CA
  • 440 Castro, Nightlife San Francisco, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 440 Castro St San Francisco CA 94114
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    440 Castro St, Castro San Francisco, CA
  • Twin Peaks Tavern, Nightlife San Francisco, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 401 Castro St San Francisco CA 94114
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    401 Castro St, Castro San Francisco, CA
  • Deco Lounge, Nightlife, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 510 Larkin St San Francisco CA 94102
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    510 Larkin St, Civic Center San Francisco, CA
  • Aunt Charlie's Lounge, Nightlife, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 133 Turk St San Francisco CA 94102
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    133 Turk St, Civic Center San Francisco, CA
  • Lookout, Nightlife, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 3600 16th St San Francisco CA 94114
    11. Lookout
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    3600 16th St, Castro San Francisco, CA
  • Portal's Tavern, Nightlife, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 179 W Portal Ave San Francisco CA 94127
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    179 W Portal Ave, West Portal San Francisco, CA
  • Velvet, Nightlife San Francisco, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 3411 MacArthur Blvd Oakland CA 94602
    13. Velvet
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    3411 MacArthur Blvd, Lower Hills Oakland, CA
  • The Stray Bar, Nightlife, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 309 Cortland Ave San Francisco CA 94110
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    309 Cortland Ave, Bernal Heights San Francisco, CA
  • The Cafe, Nightlife, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 2369 Castro St San Francisco CA 94131
    15. The Cafe
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    2369 Castro St, Noe Valley San Francisco, CA
  • Hole in the Wall Saloon, Nightlife, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 1360 Folsom St San Francisco CA 94103
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    1360 Folsom St, SoMa San Francisco, CA
  • The Vibe Lounge and Dance club, Nightlife, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 2272 Telegraph Ave Oakland CA 94612
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    2272 Telegraph Ave, Uptown Oakland Oakland, CA
  • Chaps II, Nightlife, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 1225 Folsom St San Francisco CA 94103
    19. Chaps II
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    1225 Folsom St, SoMa San Francisco, CA
  • Powerhouse, Nightlife, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 1347 Folsom St San Francisco CA 94103
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    1347 Folsom St, SoMa San Francisco, CA
  • ESTA NOCHE, Nightlife, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 3079 16th St San Francisco CA 94103
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    3079 16th St, Mission San Francisco, CA
  • Marlenas Bar, Nightlife, Gay and Lesbian Bar, 488 Hayes St, San Francisco, CA 94102
    19. Marlenas
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    488 Hayes St, Hayes Valley San Francisco, CA
  • The Stud Bar, Nightlife San Francisco, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 399 9th St San Francisco CA 94103
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    399 9th St, SoMa San Francisco, CA
  • The Lexington Club, Nightlife San Francisco, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 3464 19th St San Francisco CA 94110
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    3464 19th St, Mission San Francisco, CA
  • Ginger's Trois, Nightlife, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 246 Kearny St San Francisco CA 94108
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    246 Kearny St, Nob Hill San Francisco, CA
Contest Overview
  • 21,802
    Total Votes
  • 9,203
    Voters
  • 81
    Winners

The 2009 Best of Dining & Entertainment awards are based on more than 21,000 votes from local Bay Area-area experts.

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