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An old-time-y gay dive bar with a friendly staff and a fun, welcoming vibe, The Drinkery W. There's really something for every taste and style. With large TVs airing football and basketball games, it's also a popular venue for Monday night sports parties. It takes a little effort to find this self-styled Prohibition Era-inspired speakeasy tucked away on a side street in the city's Remington neighborhood about midway between Mount Vernon and Hampden , but W.
Amid the often touristy singles, bars and clubs in the nevertheless very charming and historic Fells Point neighborhood, intimate and sophisticated Rye S. The very traditional restaurant serving predictable Italian fare is on the ground floor, while the so-called DIK Bar upstairs is a relaxed, friendly space that feels a bit like a gay cocktail party and tends to draw a lot of regulars.
It's a popular spot for casual dining in the evening, too, drawing mostly a local crowd.
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The bar survived during Prohibition by operating as a speakeasy and after World War II it became known as a hang-out for artists and beatniks , both gay and straight. Randy Cochran bisexual , an African-American former gay and bisexual pornographic film actor active in the s and s.
Although drawing a mostly gay crowd, Jay's can be very mixed, as it has a following with just about anybody who appreciates show tunes and live piano music notes the stunningly restored grand piano in the bar. The article detailed the "coming out of new debutantes into gay society.