6 East Grace St
Richmond, Virginia 23219


6 East Grace St
Richmond, Virginia 23219


Richmond's Premiere Gay Bar and Restaurant.

Barcode first opened in November, 2001 by Marcus Miller. The corporation under which Barcode operates was named Matthew Enterprises in remembrance of Matthew Shepard, the Wyoming gay man murdered in 1998.

Due to Mr. Miller's vision, leadership, community good will, and ability to hire loyal staff, Barcode maintains it's reputation as one of RVA's longest standing gay owned and operated businesses. Operating under new management personally chosen by Mr. Miller, Barcode continues to provide and promote a comfortable, friendly atmosphere for Richmond's diveserse, alternative community.

Barcode continues as The Nightlife Destination for Richmond's LGBT communtiy whether for Good Food, Good Music, Friendly Staff, Fun Atmosphere, Joining Friends, Meeting New Ones, or just a relaxing place to Chill. To all our friend's,
Nightlife Begins and Ends at Barcode


54 Reviews
January 01, 2015
Barcode is my favorite gay bar in Richmond. Actually it's probably the best one I've been to in VA. It's been a staple for the local gay community for...
February 29, 2020
As the Gay Socialite, I can not visit a city and not check out the local nightlife. Before my niece and her wife suggested Barcode I had already seen their...
June 17, 2019
We walked in this bar trying to find a place for drinks after finding a bug in my vodka at 3rd street diner. Someone was trying to talk to us and the...


6 East Grace St
Richmond, Virginia 23219
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