The ongoing Covid pandemic has hammered the commercial LGBTQ scene and many beloved venues have had to close for good. However, amongst the doom and gloom, there are a few rays of hope. However, all had to shut down last year because of the pandemic. The Chelsea location has been temporarily shuttered until restrictions are lifted. Related: Gay bars in New York City.
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There was some tv screens showing American football, however it was mostly music and people chatting. This bar seems to Having been to many gay bars across the world this is easily the worse. The security guy on the way in was nice.
This gay bar in NYC is a welcoming place where you can be yourself. Great Afterwork scene, drink specials and cuties. I came here late at night the security staff check my passport. Please take photo ID with you. There free magazines there.
It was the fifth establishment opened by the Boxers NYC nightlife brand. The bar featured weekly events such as Latin nights, karaoke parties, urban nights, open mic events, drag shows , and screenings of NFL games and RuPaul's Drag Race. Its September debut was met with concern that it would contribute to gentrification of the area, but its approval was straightforward.