Gay bars, cafes and pubs

Atame
Carrer del Consell de Cent, 257
Atame is a large gay bar right in the middle of Gayxample in Barcelona. The young camp crowd is dancing on mostly Spanish songs. [...]
mon-sun 18:00–03:00
Bacon Bear Bar
C. de Casanova 64
Bacon Bear Bar is a gay bar for bears and their admirers.
mon-thu 18:00–02:30, fri-sat 18:00–03:00, sun 18:00–02:30
El Cangrejo
Villarroel 86
Large gay dance bar. El Cangrejo plays the best Spanish Pop Music together with all the well known hits of the 70s and 80s.
wed-sat 23:00–03:00
Nightbarcelona
Diputació 161, Universitat
Only men bar, no code, with dark room, cabins, glory holes, voyeur room. Mixed ages, house and electro music, nice space stone decorated, with a large bar, in the heart of the gay district. [...]
mon-thu 18:00–02:30, fri-sat 18:00–03:00, sun 18:00–02:30
People Lounge
Carrer de Villarroel, 71
A smooth and relaxing atmosphere, window posters from some of the great plays and musicals from Broadway adorned the walls with subdued lighting comfortable sofas and barstools. [...]
mon-thu 20:00–03:00, fri-sat 20:00–03:30, sun 20:00–03:00
Punto BCN
Carrer de Muntaner, 63
The gay bars in Barcelona get going very late. An exception seems the be Punto, which gets busy earlier (around 11 pm), also with many tourists who are not used to start the night that late. [...]
mon-thu 18:00–02:30, fri-sat 18:00–03:00, sun 18:00–02:30
Sazzerak Restaurant
Consell de Cent 211
A very nice restaurant in the gay district where gays are more than welcome. It's small, but because that it has a very cosy atmosphere. [...]
mon-sun 10:00– late
SkyBar - SkyBar, Hotel Axel
Carrer d'Aribau, 33
Trendy gay cocktail bar on the roof terrace and swimming pool of Hotel Axel, the excellent gay design hotel right in the heart of Gayxample in Barcelona. [...]
wed 20:00–00:00

Gay cruise bars

Berlin Dark
Passatge de Prunera 18
Berlin Dark is a gay cruise club for lovers of naturism, fight and contact sports, leather, rubber and other fetish and S&M practices. [...]
tue-sun 22:30–02:00
BoyBerry
Carrer de Calàbria, 96
BoyBerry is a new concept of leisure, a multiconcept shop, cruise club. A videoclub with the biggest amount of gay themed movies, at the best prices. [...]
mon-fri 12:00–23:00, sat-sun 15:00–00:00
New Chaps
Avinguda Diagonal, 365
One of the most frequented leather bars in town, but not many men in real leather or anything. [...]
mon-sat 21:00–03:00, sun 19:00–03:00
Open Mind
Aragon Nº 130, Universitat
Great location is you like gay fetish and cruising. Open Mind is by far the best in Barcelona in its kind. [...]
wed-thu 23:00–04:00, fri-sat 23:00–07:00, sun 19:00–04:00

Gay clubs

Arena Madre
Carrer de Balmes, 32
Arena Madre is the only Arena which is still mainly gay. Probably because of the big darkroom and the erotic shows during the week. [...]
tue-sun 00:30–05:30
El Cangrejo
Villarroel 86
Large gay dance bar. El Cangrejo plays the best Spanish Pop Music together with all the well known hits of the 70s and 80s.
wed-sat 23:00–03:00
La Terrazza
Avinguda de Francesc Ferrer i Guàrdia, 13, 08038, Barcelona
Disco in Pablo Espagnol, the Spanish village under the Montjuich. Very trendy, not gay exclusive, but many cute gay boys. [...]
thu 23:59–05:45, fri-sat 23:59–06:45
Metro
Carrer de Sepúlveda, 185
Just renovated and popular gay club, freshly painted and close to the gay bars. Thursdays only one area open, but in the weekend both of 2 areas are open to the dancing public. [...]
mon 01:00–05:00, tue-thu 00:00–05:00, fri-sat 00:00–06:00, sun 00:00–05:00

Gay parties, circuit parties, after parties, etc

Gay Day - La Madame
Ronda Sant Pere, 19
Every Sunday this Summer, "Gay Day" returns to the Barcleona scene, with a new look and the city's fashionable touch. [...]
sun 00:00– late

Gay friendly, mixed and str8 clubs and parties

Matinee Easter Weekend - various locations
Matinee throws in an Easter Weekend with international top DJ's and party brands like We, The Week, Devotion and MegaWoof!

Gay saunas and bath houses

Sauna Casanova
Carrer de Casanova, 57, Universitat
One of the most popular gay saunas right in the heart of Gayxample. A bit small though and therefore very crowded when the clubs close at Saturday and Sunday morning. [...]
mon-sun 24h
Sauna Condal
Carrer Espolsasacs, 1, L'Eixample (or Gayxemple)
This gay sauna in Barcelona is open 24/7
mon-sun 24h
Sauna Galilea
Carrer de Calàbria, 59
Gay sauna on 600m2 on 4 floors. 21 cabins. Free internet
mon-thu 12:00–00:00, fri-sat 24h, sun 12:00–00:00
Thermas
Diputación 46
Sauna with mostly rentboys. Be carefull. Not a good place if you are not looking for cheap rent boys. [...]
mon-sun 24h

Gay cruise bars and clubs

Berlin Dark
Passatge de Prunera 18
Berlin Dark is a gay cruise club for lovers of naturism, fight and contact sports, leather, rubber and other fetish and S&M practices. [...]
tue-sun 22:30–02:00
BoyBerry
Carrer de Calàbria, 96
BoyBerry is a new concept of leisure, a multiconcept shop, cruise club. A videoclub with the biggest amount of gay themed movies, at the best prices. [...]
mon-fri 12:00–23:00, sat-sun 15:00–00:00
New Chaps
Avinguda Diagonal, 365
One of the most frequented leather bars in town, but not many men in real leather or anything. [...]
mon-sat 21:00–03:00, sun 19:00–03:00
Open Mind
Aragon Nº 130, Universitat
Great location is you like gay fetish and cruising. Open Mind is by far the best in Barcelona in its kind. [...]
wed-thu 23:00–04:00, fri-sat 23:00–07:00, sun 19:00–04:00

Lesbian and mixed gay/lesbian clubs and parties

Mar Bella Beach party - Mar Bella Beach
In Summer there is nothing better then close the weekend with a beach party. So that is what they do at the fashoinable Mar Bella Beach (east of town, metro Poble Nou). [...]
sun 19:00–

Gay and regular restaurants

Sazzerak Restaurant
Consell de Cent 211
A very nice restaurant in the gay district where gays are more than welcome. It's small, but because that it has a very cosy atmosphere. [...]
mon-sun 10:00– late

Big gay events

Bearcelona - various locations
International Bears weekend in Barcelona, with themed parties, buffets, saunas and tours. [...]
Circuit Festival
various locations
Circuit Festival is one of the most popular international gay & lesbian events, supported by famous party promoters Matinée Group Barcelona. [...]
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Gay Pride Barcelona - Various locations
The gay pride of Barcelona, with the main parade on Sunday and party afterwards. The setting for this parade will be Barcelona’s carrer Sepúlveda and the Avinguda Maria Cristina, at the foot of the Palau Nacional.
Matinee Easter Weekend - various locations
Matinee throws in an Easter Weekend with international top DJ's and party brands like We, The Week, Devotion and MegaWoof!

Events

Bearcelona - various locations
International Bears weekend in Barcelona, with themed parties, buffets, saunas and tours. [...]
Circuit Festival
various locations
Circuit Festival is one of the most popular international gay & lesbian events, supported by famous party promoters Matinée Group Barcelona. [...]
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Gay Pride Barcelona - Various locations
The gay pride of Barcelona, with the main parade on Sunday and party afterwards. The setting for this parade will be Barcelona’s carrer Sepúlveda and the Avinguda Maria Cristina, at the foot of the Palau Nacional.
Matinee Easter Weekend - various locations
Matinee throws in an Easter Weekend with international top DJ's and party brands like We, The Week, Devotion and MegaWoof!