10 Best Gay Bars in Hong Kong to Walk in with Pride
Set to be the first Asian country to host the Gay Games in 2022, Hong Kong is a welcoming space for members of the LGBT community. It has LGBT massage spas, cruise clubs, hotels, guest houses and shops. Hong Kong is also known for its nightlife, with several dance bars and pubs. Among them are a few recommended gay bars in Hong Kong. Check them out!
1. Bing Bing
Opened in 2017, Bing Bing is one of the much-loved gay bars in Hong Kong that draws large crowds during weekends when it hosts events like GOBBOBOY and Drag Queen. The pocket-friendly bar offers affordable cocktails and drinks and concert-level sound and light, which create an electrifying ambience. The night view from the box seat is spectacular but do reach early to enjoy it.
Location: 22/F15 Oliv, 15 Sharp Street East Timings: Monday to Thursday and Sunday : 5:00 PM to 3:00 AM Friday and Saturday: 8:00 PM to 5:30 AM Contact: +852 7071 4048
L’Paradis is one of the top lesbian bars in Hong Kong. It is mostly a magnet for younger crowd s. It promises nights filled with amazing drinks and beer pong and darts. Tabletop dancing is also welcome if you’re looking to do something crazier. Its great music will ensure you don’t stop dancing.
Location: 5/F, Cameron Centre, 57-59 Chatham Rd S, Tsim Sha Tsui Timings: Monday, Tuesday: 08:30 PM to 05:00 AM Wednesday, Thursday:08:00 PM to 05:00 AM Friday, Saturday, Sunday: 08:30 PM to 06:00 AM Contact: +852 6726 2028
One of the best gay bars in Hong Kong, FLM is an all-inclusive party hub and the perfect place for tourists who want to party. The DJ music will make sure you won’t stop grooving to the music, and you can drink and dine too! The first floor is dedicated to the dance floor while the second floor is for those who want to sit down and unwind.
Location: 62 Jervois St, Sheung Wan Timings: Open Mon-Sat from 7:00 pm Contact: 2799 2883
Virus is the longest-running lesbian bar and restaurant in Hong Kong. Sit back on comfortable couches and enjoy the food, drinks and snacks aplenty. The karaoke system will make sure you don’t get bored easily. With a lounge bar and all-you-can-drink hours from 6-10 pm, there’s everything here for your perfect night.
Location: 21/f, Chung Wai Commercial Building, 447-449 Lockhart Road, Causeway Bay Timings: Monday to Saturday: 12:00 PM to 04:00 AM Contact: +852 6180 6255
5. Boo Bar
Boo Bar is among the gay bars in Hong Kong that caters to a very specific sub-group of the LGBT community- bears (rugged, hairy men). You can sing your worries away here at the state-of-the-art karaoke system and drink your fill. Affordable prices and warm, friendly staff are what make this place welcoming. On the last Saturday of each month, the karaoke is replaced by a DJ.
Location: 5/F, Pearl Oriental Tower,225 Nathan Road, Jordan Timings: Monday to Thursday and Sunday : 7:00 PM to 2:00 AM Friday and Saturday: 7:00 PM to 3:00 AM Contact: +852 2736 6168
Wink Bar is known for its range of innovative and exciting cocktails created by its mixologists. The cosy lounge is trendy amongst youngsters. DJs come over every weekend with their foot-tapping numbers.
Location: 79 Bonham Strand, Sheung Wan Timings: Monday - Friday: 5:00 PM to 2:00 AM Saturday: 8:00 PM to 2:00 AM Sunday: 8:00 PM to 12:00 AM Contact: +852 3568 1402
7. Zoo Bar
Zoo bar is among the small and fancy bars in Hong Kong that offers a range of sophisticated and tropical cocktails and their very own Zoo specials. With their happy hours lasting from 06:30- 09:00 pm each day, this is the place to be. There are other special offers on drinks for weekdays too!
Location: G/F, 33 - 35 Jervois St, Sheung Wan Timings: Monday to Thursday and Sunday: 07:30 PM - 04:30 AM Friday and Saturday: 07:30 PM - 05:30 AM Contact: +852 3583 1200
8. Time Bar
The minimalistic Time Bar’s entrance is hidden from plain sight, and this gives it a sense of intimacy and exclusivity. The bar has reasonable prices and friendly staff. The bar offers some fantastic cocktails, and the early grey martini is worth a try. It also has a smoking area outside which is covered. For anyone looking to enjoy good music and drinks, this is the place to be at.
Location: Rear block, 65, Hollywood Road, Central Timings: (closed on Sundays) Monday - Saturday: 6:00 PM to 2:00 AM Contact: +852 2332 656
9. Petticoat Lane
The straight-friendly inclusive gay bar and dance club offer drinks, DJ music and outdoor seating. The bar is also famous for drag performances by the local drag community every midnight. Free Absolut Vodka is guaranteed on every “WednesGay”. Great music and friendly bartenders add to the charm of the space.
Location: Basement Sunny Building,57-59 Wyndham Street Timings: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday: 06:00 PM - 02:00 AM Wednesday, Friday : 06:00 PM - 04:00 AM Saturday: 08:00 PM- 05:00 AM Contact: 852 2810 6338
10. Linq Bar
Linq is one of the gay bars in Hong Kong with a dance club that offers warm and friendly service and excellent DJ music. The bar hosts Guy’s Night on Wednesday, giving away free vodka after ten. It also has an outdoor terrace which is a great place to interact with people. The place is so popular that the crowd tends to spill onto the sidewalk on busy days.
Location:37 Pottinger Street, Central, Hong Kong Timings: Monday- Thursday: 05:00 PM - 02:00 AM Friday, Saturday: 05:00 PM - 04:00 AM Contact: +852 2114 0132
Make the best of your nights with a little liquor and lots of company at one of these gay bars in Hong Kong!