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Akbar

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Friendly and Fun Vibe

A neighborhood bar in Silver Lake that is always fun and friendly. From happy hour to late night... read more

Reviewed March 3, 2019
scottcraig9999
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Los Angeles, California
The Best Place to Get Gay in LA

Expect the unexpected and this funky gay dive in Silver Lake. This is a gay neighborhood bar that... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2018
Xhico
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Mexico City, Mexico
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Mar 3, 2019
“Friendly and Fun Vibe”
Aug 9, 2018
“The Best Place to Get Gay in LA”
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Reviewed March 3, 2019

A neighborhood bar in Silver Lake that is always fun and friendly. From happy hour to late night dancing, the vibe is non-pretentious and welcoming. Definitely worth a visit for any gay or gay-friendly person visiting Los Angeles and Silver Lake in particular.

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank scottcraig9999
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Expect the unexpected and this funky gay dive in Silver Lake. This is a gay neighborhood bar that welcomes everyone. You'll often find a mix of gays and straights having fun here. There's a full bar in front where you can sip down the alcohol...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Xhico
Reviewed August 24, 2016

An interesting place to go...staff is some sort of rude with foreigners, a bit pricy for some drinks. Sound and music is very, very good! Nice and friendly people.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Jesus A
Reviewed March 30, 2016

Great parties and great for just hanging out with a beer or two. This place is a very good alternative to the more polished West Hollywood bars.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank CasperH
Reviewed January 28, 2016

My Meetup group held a dance event there on Saturday. I love to dance, but a bit tired of big dance clubs and the same sounds. I was looking forward trying a new, different place. I found it is so different it has a Mission...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank George M
Reviewed July 14, 2015 via mobile

Once Again IDK why I didnt post earlier... AKBAR is an LGBT(?) institution in EAST HOLLYWOOD that caters to an ALTERNATIVE lifestyle crowd that is very open and embracing of ALL... Once again... Tell em Lucky Knight sent ya...

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed December 15, 2014

Akbar on Sunset is the perfect Comfortable, Intimate Little Bar for the Holidays. If you are looking for a place to hang-out with a friend, Akbar is perfect. We were there on a Sunday afternoon and enjoyed the live entertainment: even Green on her Electric...More

Date of experience: December 2014
2  Thank George D
Reviewed January 14, 2012

Really good alternative to the mainstream WeHo gay bars. Fun, good music, good crowd.

Date of experience: February 2011
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Reviewed November 9, 2009

Been there before. It's a nice place to go there on the weekend. Drinks not cheap but not expensive. Good music. Nice people. Sexually mixed crowd. I recommend people hang out there.

3  Thank Strike_a_Pose
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