The Tornado is justly famous for its tender steak sandwich, served au jus with sauteed onions and horseradish cream. Naturally, not every queer Madisonian hangs out in bars. The underwear parties are not exclusively gay, but you can tell the gay men from the straight men by the expensiveness of their underwear. There were also fights. Tymus says Madison bar owners should take note of Indie Queer's success. For whoever was chosen as Mr. Gayme Night - a night filled with your favorite board games, party games, darts, and video games on our big screen8pm-close.
Five comprises a large disco and lounge, a patio that's good fun in warm weather. Gonzalez says the Cardinal started as a gay disco. An old-fashioned gay bar with a bit of a divey feel, come and kick back with a few drinks and a few friends. Patrick's Day, only about a dozen people, nearly all of them men, had gathered at Ray's.
Madison's only other permanently gay nightspot is Shamrock Bar W.