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El Rio *

A mixed crowd pleases all tastes
This lesbian-owned bar bills itself as a neighborhood bar, but it is popular with the LGBT crowd, in particular for its outdoor dance parties with some of the Bay Area's best DJs and BBQ. The bar also hosts many events. Lesbians flock to the bar monthly from May - December for Mango, a popular T-Dance, and the bar is the official location for the Trans March after-party. On an average day, gay and straight mix and mingle in the often very crowded space. A welcoming and unpretentious option for a night out.

Tags: Mixed Gay/Straight , 20-somethings , 30-somethings , Neighborhood Bar , Outdoor Patio , 49 Places That Make Us Proud 2012 , 49 Places That Make Us Proud 2013


3158 Mission St. (Btwn. Cesar Chavez and Valencia)
San Francisco, CA 94110
The Mission

(415) 282-3325
http://www.elriosf.com/

  • Daily 1:00pm-2:00am



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UPCOMING AT EL RIO

MANGO July

Aaahhhhhh.... it has only been a month but we have missed you!! Y...

Saturday Jul 26, 2014 - 3:00pm-8:30pm, 1 person are in

Salsa Sundays fundraiser for BHNC

On Sunday, July 27, El Rio will donate all of their door proceeds...

Sunday Jul 27, 2014 - 3:00pm, 1 person are in

DOLLY PARTON TRIBUTE SHINDIG

Do you LOVE Dolly like we LOVE Dolly? If so, join us as we celebr...

Saturday Aug 16, 2014 - 3:00pm-7:00pm, 1 person are in


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