Though it's not really a leather bar, Detour attracts a somewhat aggressive crowd that is quite a bit different than the stand and model bars that are dotted around the Castro. Most of these guys are looking to hook up and head out the door shortly after meeting.
The low light, black paint job and chain link fence décor don't do much to help the joint establish a warm and fuzzy atmoshere. If you're looking for some action with a rough around the edges type, this is the place for you. It's not where you want to take your straight friends out for a cocktail and conversation.