Above the Stag is London’s leading venue for LGBTQ theatre, staging numerous plays and musicals throughout the year in its two auditoriums.
Billed as London’s LGBTQ+ hybrid social venue, Arch Clapham offers a wide selection of great food and tasty drinks, and is chock full of some of the hottest South London has to offer
BJ’s White Swan, 556 Commercial Rd, London, E14 7JD | Gay London
Central Station, 37 Wharfdale Road, Kings Cross, London, N1 9SD | Gay London
Running for 8 years plus, Circa is one of the more glamorous joints in town, slap bang in Soho
South West London got a shot in the arm when Bar CMYK opened as Wimbledon’s first ever LGBTQ+ bar.
Colours in Hoxton is relatively new on the scene but has made a serious impact.
Comptons of Soho, 53 Old Compton Street, London, W1D 6HN | Gay London
Eagle London, 349 Kennington Lane, Vauxhall, London, SE11 5QY | Gay London
Freedom Bar is a swish and relaxed Soho cocktail bar with dance floor.
G-A-Y Bar, 30 Old Compton Street, London, W1D 4UR | Gay London
G-A-Y Late, 5 Goslett Yard, London, W1D 4JB | Gay London
Halfway II Heaven, 7 Duncannon Street, London WC2N 4JF | Gay London
157 – 159 Rye Lane, Peckham, London, SE15 4TL
Ku Bar Leicester Square, 30 Lisle Street, London, WC2H 7BA | Gay London
Ku Bar Soho, 25 Frith Street, London, WC1D 5LB | Gay London
New Bloomsbury Set – The Basement, 76 Marchmont Street, London, WC1N 1AG – Gay London
Royal Vauxhall Tavern, 372 Kennington Lane, London, SE11 5HY | Gay London
Rupert Street Bar, 50 Rupert Street, London, W1D 6DR | Gay London
She Soho, 23a Old Compton St, London, W1D 5LB | Gay London
Ted’s Place, 305a Northend Road, Fulham, London, W14 9NS | Gay London
The Admiral Duncan, 54 Old Compton Street, London, W1D 4UB | Gay London
The Apple Tree is a quirky, independently owned and stylish gay drinking venue, plus good food and regular arts, events and entertainment.
A friendly, neighbourhood wine bar in Clapham
The Cock Tavern is a welcome addition to South London’s queer scene, and a boon for Kennington and Camberwell.
The Compton Cross, 2 Old Compton St, Soho, London, W1D 4TA | Gay London
The Duke of Wellington, 77 Wardour Street, London, W1D 6QA | Gay London
The Friendly Society, 79 Wardour Street W1D 6QB London | Gay London
Friendly South London local The George and Dragon is a good spot for a relaxed weekend night out, with plenty of karaoke and drag thrown in!
The Glory is most definitely the best place out East to enjoy a gay bar, brilliant drag and performances and a nightclub all rolled into one,
The Karaoke Hole is where you can join East London’s finest drag stars on stage for a night of wild karaoke!
The King’s Arms, 23 Poland Street, London, W1F 8QL | Gay London
The Old Ship is a good old East End LGBTQ+ boozer
The owner of the much-missed George and Dragon in the East End has opened up a hop and a skip away on Hackney Road with The Queen Adelaide.
The Retro Bar London – 2 George Court, London, WC2H 6HH
The Two Brewers, 114 Clapham High Street, London, SW4 7UJ | Gay London
The Yard, 57 Rupert Street, London W1D 7PL | Gay London
Village Soho, 81 Wardour Street, London, W1D 6QD | Gay London
West 5 Bar is a fun, fabulous West London local, with drag shows a-go-go, and a friendly, mixed-aged crowd.
Zodiac Bar, 114 Junction Road, London, N19 5LB | Gay London