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Wednesday To Saturday From 08:00 AM To 02:00 AM
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Downtown Austin
Night Clubs, Bars, Cocktail Lounges, Gay & Lesbian Bars

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The perfect bar for the gay cr...

The perfect bar for the gay crowd with an edge.

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Pretty disgusting...inside and out.

If you like going to a bar that you can get staph infections just by walking through, this is the place for you! It's disgusting, very lowly lit, and the patrons/staff are a much less than intolerable. A lot of s*x out on the two different patios. Also, what's up with the music? It's supposed to be a leather/bear/biker bar, and yet they still constantly play Christina, Madonna, and Fergie???

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Surprisingly great music for such a dive

I love this dump; I will miss it if it ever gets put out of business by the corporate machine chewing up downtown Austin. The rumor of its imminent death has been going for at least 10 years now so I won't believe CD is closed till the building is bulldozed. Chain Drive is a seriously dank dive that purports to be a leather bar in name only. I have on occasion seen leather in there on a Friday or Saturday night bu... view more

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good fun, good people, good bar

When I first got there, it was dark, but definately not scary. The bartenders are great, the music is good and the drink prices are the best around. The atmosphere is very casual, and everyone seems to just gel when they get there. So what ever you want to do, Cruise, chill, or hang out with some down to earth bears, this is the place to go. You can smoke out in the back yard, or if you're not a smoker then there... view more

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Austin's only gay biker bar.

This is the only gay biker, leather, bear, cruise bar in Austin but ""typical Joe"" type of men go there as well. Drinks are cheap especially Friday and Saturday all day long with $1.00 domestic beer and well drinks. Cover charge after 9 p.m. Fri-Sat is $3.00 but still worth it with the cheap drinks and lot's of friendly men. The staff is also very friendly and there's always a wide variety of music playing especi... view more

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Not To Be Feared!

Hit this place on Friday for the cheap cover and cheaper think you won't like it...but you will!

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One of the Best

A nice mix of music, pool playing area and courtyards which facilitate talking and making friends.

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504 Willow StAustinTX 78701

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