By Pamela Skillings. Looking for the perfect spot for a night on the town? Whether you're in the mood for a relaxed drink or an evening of debauchery, you'll find just what you're looking for at one of New York City's best gay and lesbian bars and lounges.
Not a member yet? Log In Sign Up. When the court ruled that gays could peacefully assemble at bars, another bar, the Stonewall Innopened in
Henrietta Hudson Hudson St. The longest-running lesbian bar in the city 26 years! Pat at Union Pool Union Ave.
Log in via Facebook to save your favorites so you can see them anytime, from anywhere. Cubbyhole W. Its popular happy hour Monday to Saturday, until 7pm is packed with regulars, and drink specials continue late into the night most days of the week. Henrietta Hudson Hudson St.
Photo Credit: Linda Rosier. What can be difficult, though, is choosing which to hit up. While all are welcoming, maybe you're looking for a cozy neighborhood spot where everyone knows your name.
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Charles Kaiser, author of The Gay Metropolis: The Landmark History of Gay Life in Americawrote that in the era after World War II"New York City became the literal gay metropolis for hundreds of thousands of immigrants from both within and without the United States: the place they chose to learn how to live openly, honestly and without shame. The Stonewall Inn, located at 51 and 53 Christopher Streetalong with several other establishments in the city, was owned by the Genovese crime family. Once a week a police officer would collect envelopes of cash as a payoff; the Stonewall Inn had no liquor license.
This was my second time at Cubby Hole- what's intoxicating about the bar is not the alcohol, rather We went in as it seemed This was my second time at Cubby Hole- what's intoxicating about the bar is not the alcohol, rather the crowd that greets you.
For 25 years, the lesbian-owned and operated Henrietta Hudson has been a West Village staple, slinging drinks for a large and eclectic crowd. Come early for the half-priced Happy Hour drinks 4 to 7pmand come often, because every weeknight has a different theme. One of our favorite parties in NYC continues its total domination of Friday nightlife with a twice-monthly residency at Drom.
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