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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/

Open Now
  • Daily 1:00pm-2:00am



UPCOMING AT EL RIO

Burlesque Classes! With Red Hots Burlesque.

All classes are open to students of any age or gender who want to...

Friday Apr 18, 2014 , 1 person are in

POP TARTS LIVE!

Raise your glass and shake your ass! Join me (SATURN) JETHRO, an...

Sunday Apr 27, 2014 - 9:00pm, 2 people are in


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