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The Abbey

The Abbey Food and Bar is now one of the most popular gay hotspots in the country with its 16,000 square feets of bar and dancefloor. They claim themselves as being "the best gay bar in the world". Very popular and trendy with locals, tourists and celebrities all come here for the famous Martinis, t...

Ultra Suede

Half of the Factory is Ultra Suede with its own entrance, lounge, dance area, bars and coat check. Check the website out for party listings like the weekly Saturday party Cherry Pop and monthly afterhours Reflex party...

Midtowne Spa - Los Angeles

Open 24/7, this is the Los Angeles address of the Midtowne Spa chain of gay spas with swimming pool, patio, whirlpool, sauna, steam room, private rooms, a sundeck with a maze. Very popular and crowded and one of the best gay cruising place of downton.

Bar 107

No longer gay since 7 years. A small divey Irish pub with cheap drinks and great atmosphere. Worth trying if you like the pub style with gay crowd.

The New Jalisco Bar

Simply the only gay bar downtown! Drag shows every night. Cheap drinks and an older crowd but could get really mixed. Some appetizers are offered after the shows. You can also book a table to have the best place for the show.

4100 Bar

The 4100 is a little dark gay dive bar and a perfect place to meet friends, chill and have a drink. Intimate lightings make it a nice place to meet or date someone.

Eagle LA

LA's bar for the bear, leather, uniform, muscle crowd. Always playing rock'n'roll music, saturday nights could get very crowded and sunday's beer bust are very popular. Outdoor patio, pool table, 2 bars and ATM inside.


A cool gay cocktail bar in Silver Lake. This place was created in 1996 and is still crowded every night. On thursdays, fridays, saturdays and sundays the Akbar opens a back section with dancefloor. Other nights during the week there could be shows like cabaret or drag-shows. Friendly neighborhood si...

Beauty Bar - Los Angeles

CLOSED Beauty Bar L.A. opened on Hollywood's Cahuenga Corridor in the winter of 2000. Paul Devitt and his team (Gary Hayes and Chase Marshall) retrofitted the space with a mid-sixties salon interior salvaged from Bakersfield, CA. Featuring the signature style of it's counterparts in New York a...

Hamburger Mary's

Gay gay gay burger chain. Themed nights include Latin, movies, bingo, karaoke and just plain old Boyz nights. Their popular weekly bingo fundraising event to date has raised more than 3 million dollars for local and national charities. 7 and 9 pm every Wednesday night and 7 pm every Sunday night...

Block Party WeHo

Block Party WeHo is a big gay shop in West Hollywood right next to the Revolver bar. Underwear, tank tops, the shop has many national brands for cheap prices. You could also find there swimwear, gym & sport stuff, and even jewelery (rings, etc.).


Located next to the Abbey in Weho, this club features a huge patio, DJ, dancefloor and a cute crowd. Usually gay every night except Friday, check the website for listings. Go see Jackie Beat on Mondays, and Destination with Jeffrey Sanker every Saturday night...


Duplicate Fun young club with themed nights including the Dreamgirls revue. 18 and over...


The Rage is a cool mix of a gay restaurant, a gay bar and a gay club. It all depends on the time of the day or night you come here, it might be more one than another. You will like the huge outdoor section by the street so that you could basically dance outside when it's club night. Check their agen...


The gay sportsbar of NewYork City has now opened a bar in Weho! With a large froint outdoor patio by the street, plenty of HD tv's, and an excellent sound system, this makes it the perfect place to watch your favorite teams. Nightly drink specials from 9pm

Don't Tell Mama

A piano bar and cabaret on Santa Monica Boulevard, right in the middle of the gay WeHo. It's generally open Mic, but always a lot of fun and the staff is very helpful and friendly if you want to sing.


Karaoke, trannyshack, cocktails and go-go boys. Mario Diaz's 'Big Fat Dick' every Thursday plays the best music in town! Free, but sometimes you may have to wait in line to get in. ...


Arena dance club throws varied gay events nightly, you got to check their website above for nightly events...

LGBT Center

Broad array of services for the LGBT community. Its Clinic and on-site pharmacy offers free and low-cost health, mental health, HIV/AIDS medical care and HIV/STD testing and prevention. Also offers legal, social, cultural, and educational services... Since 1971 the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center has bee...

L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center

Duplicate Since 1971 the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center has been building the health, advocating for the rights and enriching the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people. Today it is a $51 million organization with 300 employees and 3,000 active volunteers. The Center's wide array o...


A bar which honors "men". For those into leather, levis, bears, bodybuilders, body piercing, bikers, and cigars. The music is deep house or simply rock'n roll. Happy hour Wed - Fri 5pm - 7pm and Sat 2pm - 7pm...

The Other Side

CLOSED A Silverlake piano bar, The Other Side offers live entertainment and a happy hour daily till 7pm...


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CLOSED. A very busy gay bar in Silverlake, with dance floor, free pool table. There are many shows programed and generally gogo-boys. Check out their agenda. Be careful there are cover charges on some days and no cover on some others. On popular events you may have to wait before getting in.

Le Barcito

Barcito is now closed.

Fiesta Cantina

A very friendly neighborhood bar in West Hollywood with excellent (strong) drinks. With a mexican atmosphere this is the right place to chill in WH and the outdoor patio is perfect for people watching. Happy hours every days 4pm-8pm and then 10:30pm to 12:30pm ! You can also eat there, but the food ...


Revamped after the fire, Mickey's is now a multi level fun bar with DJ's spinning music you want to dance to, drag shows, go-go boys, dance competitions, vip room and drink specials. Afterhours on Friday and Saturday. Showgirls - the best drag show on the strip performs Mondays at 10pm. Check the we...


Revolver, an institution for gays in the 80's and 90's, is now reborn into a new sexy fun gay video bar serving up music videos, mash ups and inexpensive drinks. (Formerly - East/West Lounge)...


An alluring hybrid of gourmet restaurant and sexy nightclub, Eleven features lavish design, state-of-the-art special effects and the cuisine of acclaimed Executive Chef Vincent Manna. After dinner, Eleven transforms at the eleven o'clock hour into one of L.A.'s hottest night scenes with subtle hints...


The trunks is a very old bar of west hollywood after having celebrated its 25th year ! It has become far more popular since they opened an outdoor patio in September 2011. You can chill out, relax, meet people, and generally have a good time.

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