Gay bars, cafes and pubs

Casa Brandon
Luis María Drago 236
Gay cultural hang out to enjoy movies, art exhibitions, shows, a drink or a bite. [...]
tue-wed 20:00–02:00, fri-sat 20:00–04:00, sun 20:00–02:00
Contramano
Rodríguez Peña 1082, Recoleta
It is the oldest gay club in BA (opened in 1984). Although most people are 35+, the crowd is diverse and friendly. [...]
thu 00:00–05:00, fri-sat 00:00–06:00, sun 23:00–05:00
Flux Bar
Marcelo T de Alvear, 980, Centro
Trendy and hetero friendly bar in the city center. Is one of the few bars which goes open early evening. [...]
mon-sat 19:00–02:00
Gout Cafe
Juncal 2124, Recoleta
New Parisian style cafe in Recoleta for drinks and pastries.
mon-sun –
Pride Cafe
Balcarce 869, San Telmo
One of the few gay cafes which is open during day time. Nice comfy stop over in San Telmo for a coffee, drink, sandwhich. [...]
mon-wed 10:00–22:00, thu 10:00– late, fri 10:00–22:00, sun 10:00–22:00
Sitges Bar
Córdoba 4119, Palermo
Popular pre dance bar and the biggest gay bar in Buenos Aires. Gets busy around midnight. [...]
wed-sun 22:30– late

Gay cruise bars

Zoom Buenos Aires
Uriburu 1018, Recoleta
Cruise bar with DVD cabines, darkroom and labyrinth. Clean hot men 20-55, glory holes, booth, maze, safe residential/business neighborhood. [...]
mon-sun 24h

gay friendly bars, cafes and pubs

Olsen
Gorriti 5870, Palermo
Very trendy Scandinavian restaurant and cocktail bar in 60's designers style. Mixed crowd of hip locals and tourists. [...]
tue-thu 12:00–01:00, fri-sat 12:30–02:30, sun 10:00–00:00

Gay clubs

Amerika Disco
Gascon 1040
An institue gay disco in Buenos Aires. Three dance floors packed with a mix of people. [...]
thu-sun 00:00–06:00
Angels Disco
Viamonte 2168, Recoleta
Low key dance club wit two dance-floors and a backroom. Attracts an good crowd of average, unpretentious guys.
thu-sun 01:30– late
Casa Brandon
Luis María Drago 236
Gay cultural hang out to enjoy movies, art exhibitions, shows, a drink or a bite. [...]
tue-wed 20:00–02:00, fri-sat 20:00–04:00, sun 20:00–02:00
Glam
Cabrera 3046
Glam has a dance floor, two bars plus a dark room (which is not more than just a darker area up the stairs). [...]
thu 00:00– late, sat 00:00– late
Gotika City Club
Mitre 1539, Rosario, Santa Fe
Very stylish gay dance club at Rosario / Santa FE.
fri-sun 00:00– late
The Sub Club
Cordoba 543, Centro
Member only club with frequent gay parties. Register on their website to get on the Saturday list. [...]
sat 02:00– late

Gay parties, circuit parties, after parties, etc

Brandon Gay Day - various
Infrequent massive gay parties, at beautiful locations like an old cinema. Bit alternative due to the student hosts. [...]
Human - Mandalay Complex
Av. Costanera Norte y Av. Sarmiento (Mandalay Complex)
Every Saturday in a popular dance club complex in front of the river. One of the biggest weekly gay parties in BA. [...]
sat 00:30–07:00
Rheo - Crobar
Av del Libertador 3886 - Paseo de la infanta, Archway #17, Palermo
Rheo is a top nightclub and located under one of the train archways. The location of the club is almost in the middle of Palermo Park. [...]
fri 00:00–07:00

Gay friendly, mixed and str8 clubs and parties

Axel Pool Party - Axel Hotel
Venezuela 649, San Telmo
Weekly Sunday party at the gorgeous swimming pool of gay friendly hotel Axel. Summers only (from end of November)
sun 16:00–22:00

Gay saunas and bath houses

A Full Spa
Viamonte 1770, Centro
Largest gay sauna in town, and probably in Argentina. Fully equiped with dry and wet saunas, massage, sun beds, bar-restaurant, hydrotherapy pool, labyrinth and cabines and videos. [...]
mon-thu 12:00–03:00, fri-sun 24h
Homo Sapiens
Gascon 956
Recently opened gay sauna, next to dance club Amerika. Downstairs you will find a bar and dance area. [...]
mon-sun 12:00–00:00

Gay cruise bars and clubs

Zoom Buenos Aires
Uriburu 1018, Recoleta
Cruise bar with DVD cabines, darkroom and labyrinth. Clean hot men 20-55, glory holes, booth, maze, safe residential/business neighborhood. [...]
mon-sun 24h

Gay play, fetish and cruise party

Anchorena SW
Anchorena 1121, 5th Floor, Recoleta
Straight swingers club, now open on Monday night for gay play parties. Bar, heated swimming pool, summer only rooftop terrace, and many semi-dark corners and rooms for private use. [...]
mon 21:00– late

Gay and regular restaurants

Casa Cruz
Uriarte 1658, Palermo
Dead trendy restaurant in night club style, with cocktail bar in front. Expensive, dark, chic and noisy, this is the place to take your boyfriend out to dinner. [...]
mon-thu 20:30–03:00, fri-sat 20:30– late, sun 20:30–03:00
Faena Hotel and Universe
Martha Salotti 445
Ultra hip bar and restaurant, belonging to the Faena Hotel. Designed by Philippe Starck. [...]
mon-sun 12:00– late
Olsen
Gorriti 5870, Palermo
Very trendy Scandinavian restaurant and cocktail bar in 60's designers style. Mixed crowd of hip locals and tourists. [...]
tue-thu 12:00–01:00, fri-sat 12:30–02:30, sun 10:00–00:00

Big gay events

Gay Pride Orgullo Buenos Aires - BA Downtown
May Square, facing Cathedral and Presidential Palace
BA is the gay mecca in Latin America. The main Pride Parade is held in the streets of downtown Buenos Aires usually on the first Saturday of November, to celebrate the formation of the first-ever gay group in Buenos Aires in 1969. [...]

Events

Gay Pride Orgullo Buenos Aires - BA Downtown
May Square, facing Cathedral and Presidential Palace
BA is the gay mecca in Latin America. The main Pride Parade is held in the streets of downtown Buenos Aires usually on the first Saturday of November, to celebrate the formation of the first-ever gay group in Buenos Aires in 1969. [...]