Gay and Lesbian Bar - Best of 2012

Published Apr 13, 2012

Where do you go to party with friends?

Winner
2012 Winner

1. Badlands

Voters Love

"Fun place to dance but watch out for the feisty guys wanting to fight because they're too drunk to realize how stupid..." via Kevin M.

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4121 18th St San Francisco CA 94114
  • Badlands, Nightlife, Dance Club, Gay and Lesbian Bar, Place for a Late Night Dance Party, 4121 18th St Castro San Francisco CA 94114
    4121 18th St, World Map San Francisco, CA
  • Lookout, Nightlife, Gay and Lesbian Bar, 3600 16th St Castro San Francisco CA 94114
    2. Lookout
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    3600 16th St, Castro San Francisco, CA
  • Q Bar, Nightlife, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 456 Castro St San Francisco CA 94114
    3. Q Bar
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    456 Castro St, Castro San Francisco, CA
  • The Endup, Nightlife San Francisco, Dance Club Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 401 6th St San Francisco CA 94103
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    401 6th 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
  • 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 Stud Bar, Nightlife, Gay and Lesbian Bar, 399 9th St SoMa San Francisco CA 94103
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    399 9th St, World Map 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 Cafe, Nightlife, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 2369 Castro St San Francisco CA 94131
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    2369 Castro St, Noe Valley San Francisco, CA
  • Trigger, Nightlife, Gay and Lesbian Bar, 2344 Market St Castro San Francisco CA 94114
    10. Trigger
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    2344 Market St, Castro San Francisco, CA
  • Velvet, Nightlife San Francisco, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 3411 MacArthur Blvd Oakland CA 94602
    11. Velvet
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    3411 MacArthur Blvd, Lower Hills Oakland, CA
  • Truck, Nightlife, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 1900 Folsom St San Francisco CA 94103
    11. Truck
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    1900 Folsom St, Mission San Francisco, CA
  • Splash, Nightlife San Francisco, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 65 Post St San Jose CA 95113
    11. Splash
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    65 Post St, Santa Clara County San Jose, 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
  • 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
  • The Cinch, Nightlife San Francisco, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 1723 Polk St San Francisco CA 94109
    16. The Cinch
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    1723 Polk St, Nob Hill San Francisco, CA
  • Renegades, Nightlife San Francisco, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 501 W Taylor St San Jose CA 95110
    17. Renegades
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    501 W Taylor St, Santa Clara County San Jose, 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 440 Castro, Nightlife, Gay and Lesbian Bar, 440 Castro St Castro San Francisco CA 94114
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    440 Castro St, World Map San Francisco, CA
  • Marlenas Bar, Nightlife, Gay and Lesbian Bar, 488 Hayes St, San Francisco, CA 94102
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    488 Hayes St, Hayes Valley San Francisco, CA
  • The Mix Bar, Nightlife, Gay & Lesbian Bar Gay and Lesbian Bar, 4086 18th St San Francisco CA 94114
    Nominee for: Gay and Lesbian Bar
    4086 18th 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
  • 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
Contest Overview
  • 72,388
    Total Votes
  • 31,401
    Voters
  • 172
    Winners

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