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Rainbow Cattle Company

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American, Bar, Pub
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16220 Main St, Guerneville, CA 95446-8300
+1 707-869-0206
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San Francisco, California
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170 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If thirst for a nice cold brew after rafting or hiking in the Russian river, stop by this friendly bar.... Cool locals and fun tourists all mingle in this low key bar. We have had many fun evenings and weekends hanging out here! It's just that a nice bar to get a drink with no pretense and no high prices!... More 

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Thank José P
Sebastopol, California
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32 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed March 20, 2017

I used to drink at this location when it was known as The Stork Club...It was mostly Bikers, Red Necks and a few Hippies. I was Gay then, but, trying to blend in. Next thing I knew, The Rainbow Cattle Company I knew and loved in San Francisco was opening in Guerneville. FABULOUS!!! I was there every night for a... More 

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Thank gamcaldwell
New York, New York, United States
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed February 25, 2017

The best and on of the oldest existing Gay bars in Sanoma county. A great place to hang with friends, meet NEW friends, and just enjoy the atmosphere. Locals and tourists alike are here all year round!!

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Thank Jeff H
Monte Rio, California
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed January 31, 2017

The 'Bo, as we locals call it, is delightful, unpretentious, welcoming and comfortable no matter who you are. Yes in the 'old days' it was a refuge and sanctuary for the weary and persecuted, but now Guerneville has morphed into one of the most integrated, seamless and un-judgemental towns west of the Allegheny. Wii video bowling Mondays during the winter... More 

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Thank sdgross
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed August 24, 2016

Fun bar, friendly service, and a very eclectic mix of customer (gay, straight, young and old!). We were there over a busy weekend (Lazy Bear) and it was packed! I imagine it's a little quieter at other times!

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Thank Paul O
Guerneville, California
2 reviews
Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

Great bar that welcomes everyone equally. We had a lovely afternoon sipping drinks, watching bits of random movies and reading the hysterical stickers plastered all over the bar. Very relaxed, jovial atmosphere. Bartender was great. Love!!

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Thank Calfrenchndn
Monte Rio, California
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed April 9, 2016

Always warm, welcoming and cheery, the Rainbow was for years, a "gay" bar, but so many non-gays and people with no preference found themselves enjoying it, it has become fully integrated and everyone accepts everyone. A big step up from 'tolerance'. Two pool tables, fast, efficient and knowledgeable bar keeps and it's been giving back to the community regularly, for... More 

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Palmer, Alaska
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73 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed December 21, 2015

This is a relaxing and friendly bar. While it caters to the homosexual crowd (they TVs were playing snipets of musicals), they are very friendly, welcoming, and make great drinks. The pool table is good and the ambiance festive.

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Goodyear, Arizona
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed December 11, 2015

Friendly gay bar but still a fun place to hang out!!! Bartender, Sean, very friendly as we're all the patrons. Even though we were straight...everyone, especially the bartender, made this such a fun place to hangout. We even went back during our stay. They also have pool tables there!

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Thank LisaGreenhoot
Pioneer, California
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed August 5, 2015

A GO TO BAR, the staff are incredible, the patrons are so fun and friendly a must go to . The music is awesome, phenomenal atmosphere for a great night out

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Thank PioneerBear

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Restaurant Details

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American, Bar, Pub
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16220 Main St, Guerneville, CA 95446-8300
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Guerneville
  • Phone Number: +1 707-869-0206

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?