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About Renegades

501 W. Taylor St.
San Jose, CA 95110


Closed Mondays Tue-Fri 4pm - 2am Sat-Sun 2pm - 2am



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Renegades Bar - About Us

Location Who Comes
Our crowd is as diverse as San Jose's gay community:

  • bikers & construction workers
  • bears & cubs
  • leather, rubber & uniform folk
  • jocks & twinks
  • college students & retirees
  • and the ever popular I-don't-need-a-stinkin'-job types

Renegades regulars are men of all shapes, sizes, and hues, with a sprinkling of lesbians, drag queens, and straight folks.

Location What It's Like
Renegades has a full bar with a great selection of...

  • top-shelf liquor
  • draft, bottled, and non-alcoholic beers
  • soft drinks & bar snacks

Other diversions include a pool table, a dart machine, and video & pinball games.


Location General Information
Renegades is San Jose's only leather/levi gay bar and hosts benefits & events for and by several local gay community organizations, including...

  • San Jose Billy DeFrank LGBT community center
  • Imperial Royal Lion Monarchy Inc.
  • Pro-Latino
  • Silicon Valley Gay Men's Chorus
  • South Bay Bears
  • Santa Clara County Leather Association
  • Jr. Rebels Softball Team
  • View a list of community partners

Location Smoking
Smoking is only allowed on the outdoor patio or in front of the bar in accordance with California State law.

Location ATM
An ATM is located in the bar.