Gay bars, cafes and pubs

AXM Bar
100 Bloom Street
Split level bar on Bloom Street, at the heart of the Manchester gay village.
tue-sun – late
Boyz - Kiki
4 Canal Street, Gay Village / Canal Street
The venue in the basement of Queer bar. This gay bar/club can be reached via Queer bar or outside entrance.
mon-thu 00:00–04:00
Churchills
37 Chorlton Street
Traditional side, and also d/j dance floor lounge, Entertainments 7 nites, karaoke, Drag, etc
mon-thu 12:00–02:00, fri-sat 12:00–03:00, sun 12:00–02:00
Company Bar
28 Richmond St
Small Friendly Continental style / feel bar, Well Liked. Men only
mon 17:00–02:00, tue-wed 17:00–03:00, thu 17:00–04:00, fri-sat 17:00–06:00, sun 17:00–03:00
Eden
3 Brazil Street
Relaxed and friendly restaurant, offering modern British cuisine. Lunchtime and a la carte menus available. [...]
mon-thu 10:00–23:00, fri-sat 10:00–02:00, sun 11:00–23:00
G-A-Y Manchester
10 Canal Street, Gay Village / Canal Street
G-A-Y Manchester is the new venue of G-A-Y London. It is one of the largest gay bars on canal street with roof terrace with an excellent view on The Village.
mon-sat 12:00–02:00, sun 12:00–00:00
Kiki
4 Canal Street, Gay Village / Canal Street
Big gay bar with chilled music played daytime and full on club style in the evenings. [...]
mon-sat 11:00–02:00, sun 11:00–00:00
New Union
111 Princess Street
Large bar with three bars, dance floor and stage for drag and revue shows. Karaoke on Thursday with young boys and old queens. [...]
mon-sat 11:00–02:00, sun 12:00–00:30
New York New York
98 Bloom Street, Gay Village / Canal Street
Very busy camp bar on two floors. Young crowd.
mon-sun 00:00–00:00
Paddys Goose
Bloom Street
Old fashioned bar
mon-sun 00:00–00:00
Rem Bar - Rembrandt
33 Sackville Street, Gay Village / Canal Street
Very busy two floor bar recently . One of the oldest gay bars in the Village. Attracts mostly leather and skinhead guys.
mon-sun 00:00–00:00
The Molly House
28 Richmond St.
The Molly House-Vintage bar & cafe is the newest addition to Manchester's famous gay village. [...]
mon-tue 09:00–00:00, wed-thu 09:00–01:00, fri-sat 09:00–02:00, sun 09:00–01:00
The Thompsons Arms
23 Sackville Street
The Thompsons Arms provide some of the best entertainment in town. Happy Hour Monday to Thursday - 12 Noon until 8pm. [...]
mon-thu 12:00–02:00, fri-sat 12:00–04:00, sun 12:00–02:00
Tribeca
50 Sackville Street
Comfy longe bar
mon-sun 00:00–00:00
Vanilla
35 Bloom Street
Bar with the smell of...uh....
mon-sun 00:00–00:00
Via
28-30 Canal Street, Gay Village / Canal Street
Multi floored bar , styled like a Medeval church basement.
mon-sun 11:00–02:00
View
40 Chorlton St, M1 3HW, Manchester
Big gay bar, including restaurant, at Canal Street. Recently refurbished. Theme nights and special drink offers daily.
mon-sun – late

Gay cruise bars

Eagle Manchester
15 Bloom Street
The Eagle Bar located in the heart of Manchester’s gay village, offers a unique experience for men from all over the UK and beyond. [...]
mon-wed 17:00–02:30, thu 17:00–03:00, fri 17:00–05:00, sat 17:00–06:00, sun 17:00–03:00

Gay clubs

Boyz - Kiki
4 Canal Street, Gay Village / Canal Street
The venue in the basement of Queer bar. This gay bar/club can be reached via Queer bar or outside entrance.
mon-thu 00:00–04:00
Cruz101
101 Princess Street, Gay Village / Canal Street
Huge and popular club with five bars and two floors with different music. Cruz is 80% men who are either dancing or cruising especially downstairs. [...]
mon 23:00–04:00, wed-thu 23:00–04:00, fri-sat 23:00–06:00, sun 23:00–04:00
Napoleon's
Sackville St/Bloom St.
Oldest gay club in Europe, now open for nearly 40 years. Three floors of fun, traditionally styled. [...]
wed-sun 21:00–05:00

Gay parties, circuit parties, after parties, etc

Poptastic
Twice weekly indie/trash club. Very popular and very cheap. Many student type guys. [...]
tue 22:00–03:00, sat 22:00–03:00

Gay saunas and bath houses

Basement Sauna Complex
18 Tariff street
The largest gay sauna in Manchester.
mon-sun 00:00–00:00
H2O Zone Sauna
36 Sackville Street, Gay Village / Canal Street
Gay sauna in the center of the gay village. Atmospheric, friendly, intimate, and clean. [...]
mon-thu 11:00–23:00, fri-sat 24h, sun 00:00–21:00

Gay cruise bars and clubs

Eagle Manchester
15 Bloom Street
The Eagle Bar located in the heart of Manchester’s gay village, offers a unique experience for men from all over the UK and beyond. [...]
mon-wed 17:00–02:30, thu 17:00–03:00, fri 17:00–05:00, sat 17:00–06:00, sun 17:00–03:00

Lesbian and mixed gay/lesbian clubs and parties

logo Manchester Gay Pride Manchester Gay Pride - gay village
-, Gay Village / Canal Street
Manchester Gay Pride is maybe not that well known, but according to Nighttours it is one of the best in Europe ! All bars and clubs are located in the Gay Village around Canalstreet. [...]
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Gay and regular restaurants

Eden
3 Brazil Street
Relaxed and friendly restaurant, offering modern British cuisine. Lunchtime and a la carte menus available. [...]
mon-thu 10:00–23:00, fri-sat 10:00–02:00, sun 11:00–23:00

Gay events

Big gay events

logo Manchester Gay Pride Manchester Gay Pride - gay village
-, Gay Village / Canal Street
Manchester Gay Pride is maybe not that well known, but according to Nighttours it is one of the best in Europe ! All bars and clubs are located in the Gay Village around Canalstreet. [...]
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Events

logo Manchester Gay Pride Manchester Gay Pride - gay village
-, Gay Village / Canal Street
Manchester Gay Pride is maybe not that well known, but according to Nighttours it is one of the best in Europe ! All bars and clubs are located in the Gay Village around Canalstreet. [...]
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