Gay Bars in Milan

Important note: Due to the COVID-19 epidemic, many places are closed or opening hours may have changed. Please check the websites and Facebook pages of the respective venues for the latest information.

Update 14 January 2021: The currently existing nationwide restrictions on public life in Italy (including the night curfew from 22:00 to 05:00) have been extended until 5th of March 2021.
Restaurants and bars in Milan have to stay closed until further notice.

Stylish, trendy cafe and cocktail bar with big street terrace.
They also offer breakfast and a small menu for lunch and dinner.
Mixed clientele during the day, gay hotspot at night.
@ Piazzale Lavater / Via Morgagni 2
Milan 20129
Metro, Tram: Porta Venezia

Cruisy bar in the northeast of Milan, for bears, cubs, chubbies, hairy guys and friends. With 2 bars, a dancefloor and a small cruising area.
Very popular on weekends.
@ Via Benadir 14
Milan 20132
Metro: Cimiano

Small bars for gays, lesbians and friends, close to the Mono bar.
At the weekend with DJ.
@ Via Lecco 5
Milan 20031
Metro: Porta Venezia

LGBT-friendly bar in retro style and with an arty-alternative touch.
Daily 18:30 – 21:30 Aperitivo: drinks and cocktails 8 €, incl. buffet with mouth-watering pasta, salads and snacks.
@ Via Lecco 6
Milan 20124
Metro: Porta Venezia

Reopened February 2021; daily 12:00 – 18:00
LGBT-friendly cafe-bar in the north of Milan in the NoLo neighbourhood.
Aperitivos, drinks, cocktails and exhibitions.
@ Via Luigi Varanini 5
Milan 20127

LGBT-friendly cocktail bar. Mixed clientele.
@ Via Lecco/Via Panfilo Castaldi
Milan 20032
Metro: Porta Venezia

Gay bar close to the central station.
Visited, amongst others, by hustlers.
Friday night with gogo strip shows.
Admission: 5-10 €, incl. 1 drink
@ Via Giovanni Battista Sammartini 25
Milan 20125
Metro: Centrale F.S., Sondrio