Off the back of the bar is a good-size heated patio, which also has access to a video bar that's open Wednesday through Sunday nights. Web Visit website. Adrian Schramm is a resident Saint Paul writer with a passion for all things local. The first time I ever went to the Saloon, it was a Sunday night, also soon after I came out. Although it is a considerably smaller place, it packs 'em in with a young to middle age crowd, and is really the place to see, or be seen.
To the left, as you enter is the bar.
On street parking is limited in the area. On weekends, the dance bar is one of the most popular gay clubs in the Midwest - always packed with younger guys. Then there is upstairs.
This bar is what I call the regulars bar - I always get the impression that the guys sitting here have been coming for years.