"They like the bar, they enjoy coming here, they certainly have helped our business. We appreciate them coming out," Mr. Vergara said.
"We recognize the majority of the people in our bar are hearing-impaired," said owner Ricardo Vergara, whose business is near Gallaudet University, one of the largest schools for the deaf in the nation. "They're a big part of this side of town. So we make adjustments when they're around."