Gay Bars in Amsterdam

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Daily 17:00 – 03:00; Friday, Saturday till 04:00
Gay and lesbian music bar. Occasionally with drag shows.
On weekends best after 23:00.
@ Amstel 54
Amsterdam 1017 AB

Daily 15:00 – 03:00; Friday, Saturday till 04:00
New bar in Amsterdam's famous gay street.
With drag shows and bingo nights.
@ Reguliersdwarsstraat 41
Amsterdam 1016 BR

Monday-Thursday 08:00 – 24:00; Friday 08:00 – 02:00; Saturday 09:00 – 02:00; Sunday 09:00 – 24:00
LGBT-friendly cafe-bar for breakfast and snacks, coffee and wine.
@ Utrechtsestraat 19
Amsterdam 1017 VH
Tram: Rembrandtplein, Keizersgracht

Tuesday-Thursday 16:00 – 01:00; Friday 16:00 – 03:00; Saturday 15:00 – 03:00; Sunday 15:00 – 01:00
The grande dame of Amsterdam's gay & lesbian nightlife. It was the first gay bar in the Netherlands (and one of the first in the world) when it was opened in 1927. Reopened in 2008 with a preserved interior, 't Mandje today is a small cozy bar with a mixed clientele. Music: Dutch ›Schlager‹, chansons, Pop.
@ Zeedijk 63
Amsterdam 1012 AS

Daily 21:00 – 04:00; Friday, Saturday till 05:00
Gay bar in 'aprθs-ski' style, next to Club NYX.
Mixed crowd. Busiest after 01:00.
@ Reguliersdwarsstraat 42a
Amsterdam 1017 BM
Tram: Koningsplein

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 17:00 – 03:00; Friday, Saturday 17:00 – 04:00; Sunday 17:00 – 03:00
Small gay bar by the Amstel river in the center of Amsterdam.
@ Amstel 50
Amsterdam 1017 AB

Tuesday-Thursday 21:00 – 03:00; Friday 21:00 – 05:00; Saturday 20:00 – 05:00; Sunday 20:00 – 03:00
Small bar with local drag shows and karaoke.
@ Utrechtsestraat 4
Amsterdam 1017 VN

Daily 17:00 – 01:00/03:00; Friday, Saturday till 04:00
Popular Dutch Pop & Schlager music pub.
@ Halvemaansteeg 17
Amsterdam 1017 CR

Monday-Thursday 16:00 – 01:00; Friday 16:00 – 03:00; Saturday 15:00 – 03:00; Sunday 15:00 – 01:00
Popular gay cocktail bar. Modern and friendly atmosphere. Snacks available.
Gets busy early.
@ Spuistraat 109
Amsterdam 1012 SV
Tram: Nieuwezijds Kolk

Daily 20:00 – 03:00; Friday, Saturday till 05:00
Small gay bar for black and coloured men & friends.
@ Reguliersdwarsstraat 129
Amsterdam 1017 BL

Monday, Tuesday 18:00 – 02:00 (in winter closed); Wednesday, Thursday 18:00 – 03:00; Friday, Saturday 18:00 – 04:00; Sunday 18:00 – 03:00
Big gay lounge bar with London pub style.
In good weather with street terrace.
@ Reguliersdwarsstraat 36
Amsterdam 1017 BM

Daily 16:00 – 01:00; Friday, Saturday till 03:00
Traditional gay jeans bar with pool table.
›Separating the men from the boys for over 40 years.‹
@ Kerkstraat 4
Amsterdam 1017 GL

Daily 16:00 – 03:00; Friday, Saturday till 04:00
Very busy gay bar in the Reguliersdwarsstraat. Mixed ages.
With weekly drag shows and popular street terrace.
@ Reguliersdwarsstraat 45
Amsterdam 1017 BK

Wednesday, Thursday 16:00 – 01:00; Friday, Saturday 16:00 – 03:00; Sunday 16:00 – 01:00
Bar with street terrace and snacks, right next to the Taboo bar.
@ Reguliersdwarsstraat 43
Amsterdam 1017 BK

Daily 16:00 – 01:00; Friday, Saturday till 03:00
Friendly gay bar with weekly drag shows and eccentric bingo shows.
On weekends with DJs.
In the back cozy nook with canal view.
@ Zeedijk 20
Amsterdam 1012 AZ